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Update 2.4 brings The Dread War and PVP arenas to Star Wars: The Old Republic

Developer BioWare Austin is updating Star Wars: The Old Republic with new player-versus-player content.<p>The studio announced today that it plans to add 4-on-4 PVP Warzone Arenas to the massively multiplayer online role-playing game. BioWare plans to include the new content in the upcoming 2.4 …

Report: Microsoft's take on Siri is called Cortana

A feature headed to Windows Phone 8.1 may include Microsoft's take on Siri, which uses a name that references the Xbox's flagship first-person shooter franchise, ZDNet reports.<p>The feature is apparently codenamed Cortana, a reference to Halo's AI companion. It will reportedly outperform Windows …

Phosphor Games' new survival game Nether never lets players feel safe

Players of Phosphor Games' upcoming urban survival massively multiplayer online PC title, <i>Nether</i>, will constantly be at the mercy of their environment and its many threats, director and co-founder Chip Sineni told Polygon in a recent interview.<p>The game takes place in a post-apocalyptic world where …

Dan Houser on Grand Theft Auto 5, metaphysics and the power of three

To those familiar with Rockstar and the studio's ability to deliver interesting narratives swimming in massive, compelling, completely open settings, it may come as a surprise to learn that <i>Grand Theft Auto 5</i> started not so much with a story, as it did a literary technique.<p>More interesting is that …

August 2013 NPD: Retail sales up year-over-year for first time since October 2011

Total new physical software sales were up 21 percent in August, according to industry tracking firm The NPD Group.<p>Games like Madden NFL 25 and Saints Row IV helped increase software sales to $293.4 million compared to $237.9 million in 2012. That helped total sales grow by 1 percent from $516.3 …

BlizzCon 2013 virtual tickets now on sale

Though physical tickets for BlizzCon 2013 are sold out, fans can now purchase virtual tickets for the all-things Warcraft, Diablo, and StarCraft event, Blizzard Entertainment announced today.<p>Available at $40 each, a virtual ticket includes access to a live high-definition stream of the event, which …

Nexon and Sega launching MapleStory 3DS game in Japan in 2014

MapleStory coming to 3DS<p>Sega is partnering with Nexon to launch <i>MapleStory: The Girl's Fate</i> on the Nintendo 3DS in Japan in 2014, Siliconera reports.<p>The 3DS title is based on the popular massively-multiplayer online role-playing game, but is a standalone adventure. According to Siliconera, players …

iOS 7 still 'a work in progress' alleges The Next Web

No matter your opinion on iOS 7, there's no denying it's a radical departure from any Apple design that came before it. And if you believe <i>The Next Web</i>, that may be no accident. According to the blog, as Jony Ive has taken the software design reins, he has reportedly approached design and …

WWDC wrapup: iOS 7, iTunes Radio's value, and a newly confident Apple

Apple's WWDC announcements – and particularly the unveiling of iOS 7 – have already reverberated around the tech industry. Here's your guide to what …

Playing 'Battlefield 4': no, you can't blow everything up

"Absolutely nothing compares to the sheer scale and scope of <i>Battlefield 4</i>," touts the game's official website. "Your actions physically change the battlefield in real-time, providing interactive game environments that react to your every move." If only that were the case.<p>At E3 2013, Electronic Arts …

PS4's Price And Policies Humiliate Microsoft's Xbox One At E3

For the past few years, people have accused E3 of becoming a rather dull affair. Companies show their games, fans support whoever they’re most loyal to, and journalists are forced to give press conferences silly report card grades. Rinse and repeat.<p>But not this year. In over a decade of watching E3 …

Microsoft: 'We Have A Product For People Who Can't Access The Internet, It's Called Xbox 360'

In no way am I attempting to purposefully continue the dogpile on to Microsoft in the wake of their struggles Monday at E3 when by all accounts, they were thumped by Sony‘s PS4 announcement. But everyone did wonder how Microsoft was going to spin things once the dust settled, and attempt to explain …

A Cheetah Can Get You Without Hitting Top Speed

The big cat's ability to accelerate is key to its hunting success.<p><b>Speed, it seems, isn't everything.</b><p><b>Cheetahs may be the world's fastest sprinters, but it is their blinding acceleration—faster than a Lamborghini's—and their phenomenal athleticism, rather than their famous top speed of over 60 miles</b> …