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Obsidian Explores the Dark Side Again With Tyranny

Posted 08/27 14:44 in Hardware | 0comments

Obsidian Explores the Dark Side Again With Tyranny

The developer is partnered with Pillars of Eternity publisher Paradox Interactive, who revealed Tyranny at a GDC 2016 event.The armies of Kyros the Overlord have conquered all of the Tiers and the Fatebinders mete out Kyros' law.

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It's 1995 All Over Again for the Creators of VR Titles Like Narcosis and Loading Human

Posted 10/03 06:58 in Hardware | 0comments

It's 1995 All Over Again for the Creators of VR Titles Like Narcosis and Loading Human

It's 1995 all over again for developers working on VR.The painstaking progress in developing workable 3D cameras and controls have all but been erased with PlayStation VR and Oculus on the scene.

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DiRT Rally PS4 Review: Hardcore Racer

Posted 10/06 19:49 in Hardware | 0comments

DiRT Rally PS4 Review: Hardcore Racer

It's not the most auspicious of starts to my DiRT Rally career.Fortunately, not all of DiRT Rally's tracks are hazardous mountainous courses with no barriers to protect you from a precipitous, race-ending drop.

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Is Hyrule Warriors Legends Worth Owning? That's a Big "Maybe"

Posted 10/11 22:53 in Hardware | 0comments

Is Hyrule Warriors Legends Worth Owning? That's a Big "Maybe"

This week's "new" Zelda release, Hyrule Warriors Legends, cements it.A conversion of 2014's Hyrule Warriors for Wii U, Legends feels like a neat party trick.

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Movies out Today: 8 April 2016

Posted 10/25 10:49 in Hardware | 0comments

Movies out Today: 8 April 2016

For now, you can go with the Certified Fresh 89% on Rotten Tomatoes, alongside the average audience rating of 83%.From producers of Kingsman: The Secret Service, Eddie the Eagle stars Taron Egerton as Eddie, the loveable underdog with a never say die attitude.

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Enter the Gungeon PC Review: A Fistful of Bullets

Posted 11/27 17:39 in Hardware | 0comments

Enter the Gungeon PC Review: A Fistful of Bullets

Right from the get-go, the bosses are amazing displays of the bullet hell style that Enter the Gungeon leans towards.Oh, you'll have situations where you think you'll squeak through and take that last hit.

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Check out this Glock modded to look like a Nintendo Zapper

Posted 01/12 17:00 in Hardware | 0comments

Check out this Glock modded to look like a Nintendo Zapper

I can’t be the only one who, as a kid, thought it would be flipping cool to have a a real life Nintendo Zapper.Don’t get me wrong, I’d never condone making use of the weapon, but I really do appreciate how awesome it looks, and how true it is to the original Nintendo Zapper.

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Ratchet and Clank PS4 Review: Triumphant Return

Posted 01/20 04:30 in Hardware | 0comments

Ratchet and Clank PS4 Review: Triumphant Return

And so begins Ratchet's meteoric rise as he attempts to save the day.Speaking of going places, Ratchet and Clank's adventure is a grand one that spans multiple planets, which essentially represent the game's levels.

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"I Consider Myself Crucial to the Success of that Company": Jack McCauley Recalls the Early Days of Oculus and Looks to the Future

Posted 02/01 19:31 in Hardware | 0comments

"I Consider Myself Crucial to the Success of that Company": Jack McCauley Recalls the Early Days of Oculus and Looks to the Future

I think they were using Brendan's apartment a little, but we filmed the Kickstarter video here.I told Brendan very early on, "Brendan, Sony's going to get on this thing, they're going to do this, and they're going to kick your ass, they're going to kick our asses.

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My Most Compelling VR Experiences So Far

Posted 02/02 18:16 in Hardware | 0comments

My Most Compelling VR Experiences So Far

As a self-described VR skeptic, I really wanted to know what people saw in these bulky, uncomfortable headsets.Speaking of Star Wars, one of my other favorite VR experiences was getting the opportunity to actually wield a lightsaber (well, a virtual lightsaber).

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Blog: The Spirit of Working Designs Lives on Through Summon Night 5

Posted 02/26 08:47 in Hardware | 0comments

Blog: The Spirit of Working Designs Lives on Through Summon Night 5

And that means you probably have fond memories of Working Designs.Bringing out a PSP game while retailers are beginning to phase out that system's successors: That's 100% classic Working Designs.

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This is Jengo, a new local game that takes us back to our adventure gaming past

Posted 03/17 16:52 in Hardware | 0comments

This is Jengo, a new local game that takes us back to our adventure gaming past

The adventure game genre has, for a long time, seemed like a dead one – but it’s seen a resurgence.We chatted to Louis Du Pisani and Graeme Selvan from Robot Wizard, developers of a new South African made adventure game called Jengo.

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Guest Column: On Monsters, Role Playing, and Blackness

Posted 08/16 13:46 in Reviews | 0comments

Guest Column: On Monsters, Role Playing, and Blackness

He's a fragile and delicate egg lookin'-ass elf boy: It would have been easy.Growing up, people called me "one of the good ones" with startling regularity.

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Guest Column: Teaching My Nonna to Read Through Games

Posted 10/11 15:21 in Reviews | 0comments

Guest Column: Teaching My Nonna to Read Through Games

Every time she would read, she would also read the name of the character who was talking.With all of these struggles, I found that I was spending as much time teaching Nonna how to play games as I was teaching her how to read English.

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Guest Column: A Fat Kid Now Has Virtual Reality

Posted 12/07 20:29 in Reviews | 0comments

Guest Column: A Fat Kid Now Has Virtual Reality

That was basically the thesis: I've always hated life, and pop culture tricked me into thinking virtual reality would solve everything.My honest hope--besides virtual reality porn not being a fucking nightmare--is that the games follow the excitement.

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