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Crysis 2 DX11 'Ultra Upgrade' arrives
— 3:00 PM on June 27, 2011

Right on schedule, Crytek has let loose the long-awaited patch that brings DirectX 11 eye candy to Crysis 2. Actually, there's more to it than...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Bethesda shows Prey 2 screenshot, concept art
— 6:00 AM on April 8, 2011

At a slow but steady pace, details about the upcoming sequel to Prey are trickling out. This time, Bethesda has posted the first public...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Nazis, dinosaurs collide in Dino D-Day multiplayer shooter
— 10:39 AM on March 17, 2011

Sometimes, I get the feeling that modern games take themselves too seriously. While browsing Shacknews this morning, I noticed one that definitely doesn't:...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Winners selected in MSI GeForce GTX 560 Ti screenshot contest
— 1:37 PM on March 11, 2011

We've chosen the winners for our in-game screenshot contest. There were a lot of great entries; some made us laugh, while others had...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Serious Sam 3: BFE due out this summer
— 11:01 AM on February 28, 2011

In one of the most entertaining press releases I've read in a while, Croteam has announced that Serious Sam 3: BFE is due to arrive...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Free shooter pokes fun at Call of Duty series
— 2:22 PM on February 2, 2011

Talk about a novel way to promote your game. The folks behind upcoming cross-platform shooter Bulletstorm have released a free mini-FPS that pokes fun at...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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New Rage screenshots released
— 11:58 AM on January 26, 2011

While surfing this morning, I stumbled across this post over at Rock, Paper, Shotgun revealing that id Software has released a trio of new...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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It's official: Duke Forever is coming out on May 3
— 9:28 AM on January 21, 2011

That was surprisingly quick. Gearbox Software has announced a release date for Duke Nukem Forever. The game will come out on May 3, 2011,...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Latest 3DMark 11 trailer shows tessellated jungle
— 11:56 AM on October 20, 2010

Futuremark is still working away on the next version of 3DMark, and it's released another video trailer to tease the project. The trailer, entitled...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Epic's iPhone demo hits App Store, looks gorgeous
— 2:19 PM on September 1, 2010

That Unreal Engine tech demo for the iPhone wasn't just a showpiece for His Steveness' latest keynote. It's available now on the App Store...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Winners crowned in our hardware photography contest
— 2:35 PM on August 16, 2010

After painstakingly poring over the deluge of pictures submitted for our hardware photography contest, we've settled on our favorites. Judging was difficult because...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming The Tech Report

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Irrational Games unveils BioShock Infinite
— 2:30 PM on August 12, 2010

A third BioShock game is underway! Unlike the second title, BioShock Infinite is being developed at Irrational Games under the leadership of series creator...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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First Alice: Madness Returns media released
— 5:00 PM on July 20, 2010

We've known since November that a sequel to American McGee's Alice is in the works. Now, Electronic Arts has finally released the first...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Mac Steam client arrives, Portal offered for free
— 4:54 PM on May 12, 2010

Who ever said Macs can't play games? Valve released the Mac OS X version of its Steam client earlier this afternoon, allowing users of...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Mac

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First official Crysis 2 screenshots released
— 3:14 PM on March 4, 2010

So, we know Crysis 2 is in development, and we know it will be set not on a tropical island, but in good, old...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Valve premieres revamped Steam application
— 11:07 AM on February 24, 2010

After many years of slow, gradual evolution, the Steam user interface has gotten a complete revamp. Valve kicked off a public beta of the...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Metro 2033 to have DirectX 11 eye candy
— 4:19 PM on February 17, 2010

We've already written a little bit about Metro 2033, a post-apocalyptic shooter from little-known Ukrainian studio 4A Games. As it turns out, the game...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Gearbox teases biggest Borderlands expansion yet
— 3:09 PM on January 29, 2010

After The Zombie Island of Dr. Ned and Mad Moxxi's Underdome Riot, Gearbox Software is now putting the finishing touches on its third...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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