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Deal of the week: Cheap SSDs and a couple of game deals
— 5:04 PM on September 23, 2011

We've got some solid-state drive, memory, and PC game deals for you all this week, starting with a sale on Crucial products at Amazon....

Type: News story Tags: Storage Memory Gaming

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Diablo III pushed to 2012
— 12:05 PM on September 23, 2011

Hoping to play Diablo III before the end of the year? Sorry, the game has slipped to 2012. According to Blizzard CEO...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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CS: Global Offensive boasts new Arsenal modes, fresh screenshots
— 3:14 PM on September 22, 2011

Our first glimpses of Counter-Strike: Global Offensive haven't been particularly encouraging. Early footage of the game looked a little lo-fi for a...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Batman: Arkham City release pushed to November
— 11:18 AM on September 20, 2011

Batman: Arkham Asylum is one of the best games to grace the PC in the past few years. It's no wonder, then, that we're...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Battlefield 3 beta kicks off next week
— 9:19 AM on September 20, 2011

The full version of Battlefield 3 isn't due out until October 25, but there's a way to get an early taste of the game before...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Foldit gamers solve HIV protein puzzle
— 12:34 PM on September 19, 2011

TR readers may be familiar with protein-folding projects like Folding@home, which harness the computational power of dormant PCs (or dedicated Frankenbot farms) to perform scientific...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Internet

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Deal of the week: $10 off Deus Ex: HR and Dead Island
— 5:11 PM on September 16, 2011

We all like cheap games, right? I usually look around on Steam for sales when the urge arises, but lately, Amazon has been serving up...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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First Max Payne 3 trailer shows Max's transformation
— 3:43 PM on September 14, 2011

What's Max Payne doing in Brazil, and why did he lose his dashing head of hair and leather coat? You might have been asking yourself...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Counter-Strike: GO to feature casual mode, less frustration
— 9:34 AM on September 14, 2011

I've got to admit, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive is sounding better and better the more I hear about it—and that's despite the relatively dated-looking screenshots. In...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Xbox Live will make a cameo in Windows 8
— 6:00 AM on September 14, 2011

It looks like Games for Windows Live and Xbox Live are on a collision course. On his blog yesterday afternoon, Xbox Live Programming Director Larry...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Software Windows

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GameStop cooks up Android-based gaming tablet
— 6:00 AM on September 13, 2011

Lately, just about everyone and his dog seems to have an Android tablet either on the way or in stores already—including Amazon. I suppose...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Gaming Personal tech

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First-person Syndicate reboot due in early 2012
— 2:16 PM on September 12, 2011

Syndicate has to be one of my favorite PC games of all time. I suspect most of you haven't heard of it, though. ...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Max Payne 3 to hit PCs, consoles next March
— 6:00 AM on September 9, 2011

Rockstar Games has been bringing up Max Payne 3 every so often for the past few years, and it seems the game is finally getting...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Inside the second: A new look at game benchmarking
— 6:08 PM on September 8, 2011

We set out to introduce some new game benchmarking methods, and those new tools promptly helped us uncover an intriguing problem: multi-GPU micro-stuttering.

Type: Feature article Tags: CPUs Graphics Gaming

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Hard Reset demo available now
— 11:52 AM on September 8, 2011

Remember when developers used to release demos ahead of a game's launch date? The practice has fallen out of favor in recent years, with...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Rage PC requirements are surprisingly tame
— 1:59 PM on September 7, 2011

Past id Software games had a reputation for making PCs sweat, but Rage could be different. Bethesda has revealed system requirements for the PC...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Beware of DiRT-cheap activation codes
— 11:49 AM on September 7, 2011

Three million Steam keys for DiRT 3 have been liberated from AMD4u and released into the wild. The keys were intended for game...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Modern Warfare 3 trailer dips into multiplayer mayhem
— 12:52 PM on September 2, 2011

Rock, Paper, Shotgun pointed me to a new Modern Warfare 3 trailer today. This apparent multiplayer world premiere is filled with slow-motion effects...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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