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Valve's sticking with Source for now
— 6:00 AM on October 19, 2011

id Software premiered its id Tech 5 engine in Rage earlier this month, and Epic's Tim Sweeney is hard at work on Unreal Engine...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Batman: Arkham City gets rave reviews, November 15 PC release
— 10:52 AM on October 18, 2011

Batman: Arkham Asylum was a surprise hit, setting expectations high for its sequel, Arkham City. The console crowd gets to play the new game...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Next Rage patch to improve texture detail
— 9:28 AM on October 17, 2011

Most of the initial kinks are now ironed out, and the megatexture tech truly makes for some stunning views... but parts of Rage's game...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Deal of the week: A bounty of games and discounted gear
— 5:19 PM on October 14, 2011

Let's start this week's deal post with some gaming goodness. The fall release season is in full swing, and a quick look at Amazon's digital...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Cases Storage Displays Memory Gaming

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EA shows off 10 minutes of Syndicate gameplay
— 11:13 AM on October 14, 2011

In case you haven't heard, there's a Syndicate reboot on the way. The new game will ditch the isometric perspective and tactical elements...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Deal of the week, early edition: Battlefield 3 for $41.99
— 11:36 AM on October 12, 2011

No, that's not a typo. I don't know how Amazon pulled this stunt off, but they're letting you pre-order the Limited Edition of Battlefield 3,...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Tribes Ascend beta starts November 4
— 10:48 AM on October 12, 2011

What if I was to tell you that, early next year, you'll be able to pick up the multiplayer successor to Tribes 2 for exactly...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Mass Effect 3 to feature four-player coop
— 10:42 AM on October 11, 2011

Itching to play Mass Effect 3? Good news. A post on the BioWare forums has revealed that the third chapter in the...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Rage: Fully LODed
— 4:00 PM on October 10, 2011

Type: Blog post Tags: Gaming

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Rage update addresses PC issues
— 1:25 PM on October 10, 2011

When speaking to Kotaku last week about the issues afflicting Rage on the PC, id's Tim Willits and John Carmack laid much of the...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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EA opens up Caspian Border map in BF3 beta
— 9:28 AM on October 7, 2011

Those who've been playing the Battlefield 3 beta probably know about that huge, 64-player Caspian Border multiplayer map—and the fact that, except for an occasional...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Three days in Rage's wastelands
— 11:32 PM on October 6, 2011

It would have been impossible for me to sit down and play Rage without having lofty expectations for id Software's latest opus. I started...

Type: Blog post Tags: Gaming

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Nvidia suggests settings for higher-res Rage textures
— 5:15 PM on October 5, 2011

The PC version of id Software's Rage is making headlines lately, but perhaps not for the right reasons. Earlier today, Nvidia put up a...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Poll: How should PC games deliver higher-quality art assets?
— 12:27 PM on October 5, 2011

A disturbing trend seems to be taking hold in the gaming industry: delays to the PC versions of cross-platform releases that otherwise come out on...

Poll Question: • Would you rather PC games be:

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Epic ports Unreal Engine 3... to Flash
— 9:30 AM on October 5, 2011

Unreal Engine 3 has definitely shown up in some unexpected places—most notably Apple's iOS devices, in the form of Infinity Blade (and the upcoming Infinity...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming Internet Software

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Free Portal 2 DLC beefs up co-op mode
— 6:00 AM on October 5, 2011

Frustrated with bugs in Rage? This might help you pass the time until Bethesda, Nvidia, and AMD iron out all the kinks. Valve has released...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Radeon users get Rage graphics driver—for real this time
— 5:14 PM on October 4, 2011

Yeah, so, turns out the Rage driver AMD released yesterday wasn't all it was cracked up to be. The driver somehow made it online with...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Rage PC has some rough edges
— 10:02 AM on October 4, 2011

After four years in development, with pre-release drivers officially supporting the game, you'd expect Rage to be relatively free of bugs and kinks. Well, sadly,...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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