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Alan Wake dribbles onto Steam in 2012
— 11:50 AM on December 14, 2011

Some 20 months after releasing Alan Wake on the Xbox 360, developer Remedy Entertainment has confirmed the game is heading to the PC. While...

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More Mountain Dew on tap in DiRT Showdown
— 12:05 PM on December 13, 2011

I had a lot of fun with DiRT 3, the latest chapter in the franchise that took over from Colin McRae Rally a few...

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Etc.
— 11:42 AM on December 13, 2011

Howdy, all. I've spent the last little while doing a lot of different things—testing, lots of spreadsheet work, traveling to a press event, some photography and...

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S.T.A.L.K.E.R. developer's future hangs in the balance
— 6:00 AM on December 13, 2011

Well, so much for S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2. The game was originally scheduled for a 2012 release, but according to Eurogamer, it may have been canned—and...

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Modern Warfare 3 made $1 billion in 16 days
— 11:32 AM on December 12, 2011

Although Modern Warfare 3 has yet to register more than a blip in our poll on the best PC game of 2011, the market...

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Friday night topic: Your maddest gaming skillz
— 5:34 PM on December 9, 2011

I've done some pretty cool things while playing video games, from rocket-jump acrobatics in old-school Quake deathmatches to twitch headshots at the end of Counter-Strike...

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Deal of the week: Memory, games, and SSDs
— 5:33 PM on December 9, 2011

It's not too late to do your Christmas shopping, and the deals are still flowing. This week, Amazon has a couple of nice Corsair memory...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Memory Gaming

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Borderlands sequel promises more diversity
— 12:05 PM on December 9, 2011

Although I had a lot of fun with the original Borderlands, the endless grinding eventually turned me off the game. Collecting loot and leveling...

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Poll: What's the best PC game of 2011?
— 1:20 PM on December 8, 2011

This holiday season has been a busy one on the PC gaming front. Looking back, so has the year as a whole. We've...

Poll Question: • Best PC game of 2011?

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OnLive game streaming comes to smartphones, tablets
— 10:27 AM on December 8, 2011

OnLive's cloud gaming service has finally come to tablets and smartphones. Released first for the PC and then on a separate, TV-friendly console, OnLive...

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Serious Sam 3 pits pirates against invincible enemy
— 12:16 PM on December 7, 2011

In the world of big-name PC games, DRM is largely unavoidable. Most copy protection schemes are annoying, some are tolerable, and others just make...

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DirectX 11 patch released for Batman: Arkham City
— 9:37 AM on December 7, 2011

Aside from its frustrating onion-like layers of copy protection, Batman: Arkham City had one other little problem when it hit PCs last month: broken...

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Stylized puzzle platformer Pid due next year
— 2:25 PM on December 6, 2011

If there's one thing I'm a sucker for, it's artsy-lookin' indie puzzle platformers. From Braid and Limbo to Saira and Trine, they're almost always unique,...

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2GB Battlefield 3 PC update rolling out today
— 6:00 AM on December 6, 2011

If, like me, you've sunk far too many hours into Battlefield 3's multiplayer, you'll be happy to know that a huge update full of bug...

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New Command & Conquer game may be on the way
— 9:26 AM on December 5, 2011

The Command & Conquer series doesn't, er, command quite the same following that it did in the 90s, but EA has been steadily releasing new...

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Skyrim developer tools due out in January
— 10:34 AM on December 2, 2011

User-created mods used to be a staple of the PC gaming industry. They're not as popular these days, probably because the tools required to create...

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Syndicate trailer has guns, lots of guns
— 12:50 PM on December 1, 2011

Starbreeze Studios' first-person take on the Syndicate universe is due out early next year. Despite trampling on the original's isometric perspective, the new game...

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Anomaly: Warzone Earth giveaway winners chosen
— 6:30 PM on November 30, 2011

If you weren't out on an early Thanksgiving retreat last week, you probably saw that we were giving away 20 copies of Anomaly: Warzone...

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