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Far Cry 3 trailer sets mature tone
— 2:17 PM on February 15, 2012

Although I really enjoyed the most of the original Far Cry, the sequel really didn't do it for me—all the driving made the game feel...

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Skyrim nets two million mod downloads
— 11:45 AM on February 15, 2012

Barely a week has passed since Bethesda released the Skyrim Creation Kit. This suite of mod tools allows regular folks to craft their...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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The Mass Effect 3 demo is up for grabs
— 6:00 AM on February 15, 2012

If that 40-minute gameplay video wasn't enough to get you psyched for the next chapter in the Mass Effect series, EA and BioWare have...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Video shows 40 minutes of Mass Effect 3 gameplay
— 12:02 PM on February 13, 2012

In less than a month, Mass Effect 3 is due to hit the PC. If you can't wait that long for a taste of Shepard's...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Epic to show Unreal Engine 4 this year
— 9:38 AM on February 13, 2012

Last September, Epic Games Technical Director Tim Sweeney said Unreal Engine 4 wouldn't "see the light of day until probably around 2014." That may...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Game studio raises $1M in a day from fans
— 9:45 AM on February 10, 2012

What do you do when publishers scoff at your ideas for a game? Turn to your fans, of course. That's just what the folks at...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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New Logitech mouse is touch-sensitive
— 12:31 PM on February 8, 2012

Mice with touch-sensitive surfaces are growing slowly in number, with Apple's Magic Mouse and Microsoft's Arc Touch Mouse leading the assault. The latest new...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices

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Skyrim mod tools released alongside high-res texture pack
— 2:20 PM on February 7, 2012

Bethesda included a little something extra when it released the Skyrim mod tools today: a high-res texture pack. The texture pack is available on...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Ubisoft moves DRM servers, makes some games unplayable
— 11:18 AM on February 7, 2012

Oh, DRM, how we love to loathe you. In the name of combating pirates, who don't seem the least bit deterred, you make playing...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Crytek inspires streaming social gaming service
— 1:38 PM on February 6, 2012

Is there enough social networking in your life? If not, you might be interested in a new venture concocted in collaboration with Crytek CEO...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Internet

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Metro: Last Light pushed back to 2013
— 9:41 AM on February 3, 2012

Bad news: you'll have to wait until 2013 for your next tour of post-apocalyptic Moscow's dark, mutant-infested subway tunnels. Rock, Paper, Shotgun reports that...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Release roundup: Gaming gear and a monster laptop
— 5:52 PM on February 2, 2012

With Chinese New Year celebrations at an end, hardware makers in the Far East have started announcing fresh products again. This week, our inbox collected...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Cases Input devices Mobile computing

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Alan Wake coming to the PC in two weeks
— 11:30 AM on February 2, 2012

A whopping 20 months after its release on the Xbox 360, Remedy's Alan Wake is about to make its way onto Windows PCs. Rock,...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Bethesda serves Skyrim 1.4 patch, previews mod kit
— 9:31 AM on February 2, 2012

After a short public beta that began last week, Skyrim's 1.4 update has now been released into the wild. Bethesda announced the update's mass...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Kinect for Windows sensor arrives with SDK in tow
— 4:00 PM on February 1, 2012

Well, it's been a long time coming, but Microsoft has finally released its Windows-optimized Kinect sensor. The company made the announcement on its...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices

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Valve games now available through Impulse
— 10:51 AM on January 31, 2012

EA has received a lot of well-deserved flak for making certain new games exclusive to its Origin distribution service. All PC releases should be...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Internet

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Aliens: Colonial Marines trailer is moody, broody
— 9:52 AM on January 30, 2012

The Mad World trailer that teased Gears of War ahead of its release is unforgettable. Many trailers have aped the style since, combining...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Deal of the week: A boatload of fresh hardware and games
— 5:47 PM on January 27, 2012

After the post-holiday lull, hardware deals seem to be increasing in frequency again. We've gathered a nice number of them this week. For starters, Newegg has...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Power Storage Gaming

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