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Fighting games to fairy tales: The unlikely story of 'Unravel'

<i>Unravel</i> is a thoughtful, heartwarming game that feels like mix of <i>LittleBigPlanet</i>, <i>Limbo</i> and Hans Christian Andersen's <i>Thumbelina</i>, all wrapped up in a cozy sweater your grandmother just finished knitting. If it weren't a digital-only title, its disc would probably smell like freshly baked gingerbread …

Here are the first Oculus Rift PC bundles, which you can pre-order Feb. 16

"Oculus Ready" gaming rigs from Asus, Alienware and Dell<p>The first computers certified as being compatible with the Oculus Rift will be available for pre-order starting Feb. 16 in bundles with the headset, Oculus VR announced today.<p>As Oculus said last month when it announced the price of the Rift at …

Ready Player One

Microsoft's Band 2 now lets you do more than track your weight

Microsoft released its Band 2 late last year and now it’s updating its accompanying Health dashboard and app to add some neat features, like the ability to share your workouts with friends.<p>The cross-platform Health dashboard is one of the Band 2’s greatest assets as it means users of the tracker …

This is how Microsoft wants you to watch football in the future

It's just a mockup, but this exciting video shows how Microsoft's HoloLens headset could change the way you watch sports.<p>Super Bowl 50 is right around the corner, and your gorgeous HDTV is ready and waiting (If not, check out our guide). But what if the big game could extend beyond your big screen? …

Augmented Reality

Windows 10 finally surpasses XP

It took half a year, but Windows 10 has finally surpassed Windows XP.<p>In January, Windows 10 had been installed on 11.9% of the world's PCs, according to data tracker Net Market Share. XP had a 11.4% share of the PC market, and Windows 8.1 was installed on 10.4% of PCs.<p>Windows 10 had trailed both XP …

Windows 10

Friends' deception, not strippers, sank Ant Simulator, developer says (update)

Both sides of a failed partnership accuse the other of bad faith<p>An independent game that captured a lot of attention back in 2014 is likely dead after a falling-out between the developer building it and the business partners managing the fledgling studio.<p>Eric Tereshinski, 25, said farewell to <i>Ant</i> …

Metal Gear

'Street Fighter V' Sure Has A Lot Of Game Modes

In a recent trailer, Capcom has done its best to show that the upcoming <i>Street Fighter V</i> will be filled with a variety of different game modes.<p>At launch, the game will have six distinct modes. These are Tutorial Mode, Story Mode, Survival Mode, Training Mode, Network Battles, and Capcom Fighters …

Street Fighter

Time-twisting shooter 'Superhot' arrives on February 25th

The innovative, time-based shooter <i>Superhot</i> has had a long, unusual road to completion -- it started out as a clever idea at a game jam, got off the ground through a successful crowdfunding campaign and built up tremendous hype through pre-release copies and countless "let's play" videos. At last, …

The Complete Game Developer Course: Build 60 games

The video game industry earned twice as much revenue as the entire film industry last year, an astounding testament to the incredible advancements in gaming technologies.<p>If you’ve got a knack for creativity and a passion for gaming, you could secure yourself a slice of that enormous money pie by …

Instagram has a hidden feature that turns your photos into amazing ASCII art

Early computer displays and graphics cards didn’t support the rich, detailed images we take for granted today. Hence the creation of ASCII art, or images made up completely of text.<p>Like this cat, for example:<p>Now computers and smartphones have ultra-high resolution displays and powerful graphics …

Amazing

Meet the 18-year-old who's skipping college to start a club for 'hackers'

Now, at 18, Latta is living in San Francisco and working on his rapidly expanding coding organization called Hack Club.<p>"I've always found myself able to learn the most when I can completely throw myself at something," Latta told Business Insider.<p>Latta has certainly thrown himself intensely into his …

College & University

Apple said to have secret virtual-reality team

Apple has been building prototype headsets that could one day rival Facebook's Oculus Rift or Microsoft's Hololens, according to the Financial Times.<p>Apple's latest clandestine endeavor could be in virtual reality.<p>The Cupertino, California, tech giant has assembled a secret research group focused on …

Virtual Reality

Super Mario Maker's most challenging level has been beaten

Super Mario Maker fanatic and sadistic level designer PangaeaPanga is infamous for crafting nigh impossible challenges. His Bomb Voyage stage took …

Super Mario

Lego Marvel's Avengers review

There's a real art to crafting a good superhero story. Ideally, you want the stakes to be sky-high, building to a shattering climax that screams …

Lego

PlayStation 4's 'Dreams' Lets You Play As Worlds Are Built Around You

In the video above, I interview Alex Evans, Media Molecule co-founder and technical director about PlayStation 4′s <i>Dreams</i>, a game that lets you sculpt your own character and your own world. From alien worlds to friendly enchanted forests, animated pears to giant robots; dreams lets you build any …

PlayStation

Dota 2 adds quests, progression trees and hats with the Winter 2016 Battle Pass

This week <i>Dota 2</i> developer Valve introduced its latest in-game event and event program with the Winter 2016 Battle Pass. Replacing last year's Dota Asia Championship Compendium, the Winter Battle Pass does include a Compendium — an interactive, in-game program with tournament and player information …

Street Fighter 5's newest trailer highlights training mode shortcuts

Work on your game while you wait for a ranked match<p>We're a little more than two weeks from <i>Street Fighter 5'</i>s launch (PlayStation 4 and Windows PC), and this latest trailer from Capcom familiarizes viewers with the game's modes of play and options within them.<p>Getting a lot of attention are the …