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Giants quickly delete tweet they should never ever have sent

The San Francisco Giants would probably like to just scrub Monday, September 19th from the internet entirely. In fact, they're already trying.<p>The team that's won every even-year title this decade looked like they were in championship form early in the game with the rival Las Angeles Dodgers, but …

Kaepernick Has Black Players Examining Place in MLB

<i>My country 'tis of thee….</i><p><b>1. Sweet Land of Liberty</b><p>When the sniper started shooting at the Dallas police on that tragic day in July, Torii Hunter was at his home just outside the city, glued to the television, watching the nearby horror in a state of shock.<p>When NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick first …

Threading

Cardinals' fortunes flip in a span of 72 hours

DENVER -- The only thing predictable about September baseball is that it's played in the ninth month of the year.<p>The St. Louis Cardinals who have …

Baseball

You might not see PS4 Pro improvements in ‘Destiny: Rise of Iron’

The PlayStation 4 Pro launches in November with a wide variety of supported games, including <i>Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare</i> and <i>Rise of the Tomb …

DayZ Creator Teases New Multiplayer Game

Multiplayer zombie game DayZ was a runaway hit when it launched as a mod for Arma II in 2012. Now, in an interview with Eurogamer, creator Dean Hall revealed he's working on a new multiplayer game, one that he isn't saying a lot about, other than it isn't space-survival game Ion, which was revealed …

Standalone

Twitter launches on Apple TV, Fire TV and Xbox One

Twitter needs to figure out a way to continue to grow — and it certainly seems open to looking into a lot of new places outside your phone to figure out how to do that.<p>Today, the company said it is launching an app on the Apple TV, Xbox One and Amazon Fire TV, which will allow users to view Twitter …

PlayStation 4 Final Fantasy XV Limited Deluxe Edition Bundle Will Be Available In US And Canada

Yesterday Sony unveiled a new limited edition PlayStation 4 Final Fantasy XV version of its new Slim PlayStation 4 which is going to be made …

Forget Xbox, Sony is hoping the PS4 Pro will woo PC gamers

In a recent interview with The Guardian, the head of Sony Interactive Entertainment, Andrew House, admitted that the company didn’t even consider the …

Sony's Holiday Mistake Is That The PS4 Pro Is Now Competing With PSVR

There are two big pieces of video game hardware coming out this holiday season. Both look to move the concept of console gaming forward in meaningful ways, and both will cost $400 to do so, requiring a large investment, and possibly a big choice, by fans.<p>Unfortunately, both devices are made by Sony.<p>…

Virtual Reality

​One of 2016’s Best Video Games Was Released Last Year

With precious few new releases out right now, it's the perfect time to check out the excellent downloadable content for 'The Witcher 3.'<p>That headline is no joke. Even though I "beat" <i>The Witcher 3: The Wild Hunt</i> last year, I've spent the last two weeks returning to CD Projekt RED's big, beautiful …

The Witcher

Some Disney Infinity alumni are now working on augmented reality games

CastAR has a new studio led by former Avalanche Software developers<p>When <i>Disney Infinity</i> shut down, so too did Avalanche Software, the Salt Lake City-based studio that created the popular toys-to-life series of games. But now at least some of those developers have found a new home in the world of …

Augmented Reality

Nintendo 2DS US Sales Rise 500%, 3DS Up 83% in August 2016

Nintendo has released its own statement detailing how its hardware and games sold during August 2016 in the United States.<p>Starting with hardware, Nintendo 2DS sales rose over 500 percent compared to August 2015. Nintendo said this dramatic increase in part the result of the price cut down to $80 …

Retrogaming

New Resident Evil 7 Demo Announced With Terrifying Trailer

An update for the Resident Evil 7's Beginning Hour demo will has been released on PS4. The "Twilight" demo, as Capcom is calling it, will allow players to explore "more of the mysterious, derelict mansion" featured in the original.<p>"Now is your chance to investigate on your own if you haven’t had …

Resident Evil

Star Wars Bits: Dave Filoni Answers More 'Star Wars Rebels Questions, 'Star Wars' Video Game Updates, and the Return of a 'Clone Wars' Character – /Film

In this edition of Star Wars Bits:<p>Turner has acquired the broadcasting rights to all current (and a few future) <b>Star Wars</b> movies.<br>• Showrunner <b>Dave Filoni</b> …

How to Turn Video Games into a Real Racing Career

For me, video games like <i>Forza</i> are an easy way to lose hours in front of a TV screen and ceremoniously lighten my colleague Henry Phillips’s wallet …

Karting

Xbox One S vs. PlayStation 4 ‘Slim’: Which console is worth your money?

If you’re in the market for a dedicated game console, chances are you’re considering either the Xbox One or the PlayStation 4. Microsoft and Sony’s …

You’ll soon be able to play the stellar ‘Deus Ex: Mankind Divided’ on Mac

Easily one of the summer’s biggest game releases comes courtesy of Square Enix and its latest entry in the long-running Deus Ex franchise. Deus Ex Human Revolution hit consoles to rave reviews back in 2011, making 2016’s Mankind Divided one of the most anticipated sequels of the year. It released …

Deus Ex

How a group of industry veterans rescued the National Videogame Arcade

In August it looked like game over. The National Videogame Arcade, a fascinating institution that opened in March 2015 to promote the cultural and economic significance of games, was facing closure. Although the large building in Nottingham’s creative quarter attracted plenty of visitors with its …

Gaming Industry

At gamers' meet in Tokyo, absent Nintendo is talk of the town | Reuters

TOKYO (Reuters) - This week’s Tokyo Game Show is one of the world’s biggest draws for gamers and developers, but the talk amid the virtual reality headsets and robot arms is of the industry giant that never turns up: Nintendo Co Ltd.<p>People play video games on mobile phone-shaped screens at Tokyo …

Retrogaming

6 Reasons To Buy A PS4 Pro Instead Of An Xbox One S

The Xbox One and PlayStation 4 both launched in 2013. We didn’t expect a renewed interest in the console wars until the next generation of consoles were upon us, but we were wrong.<p>In 2016, both Microsoft and Sony have brand new iterations of these two gaming systems. Each has its own strengths and …

PS4 Pro

Morning Briefing: Time to pummel some doormats

NEW YORK -- And now time to beat up on some cellar-dwellers. Well, maybe.<p>Can the New York Mets take advantage of a final homestand during which they …

New York Mets

Red Sox shock Yanks on Hanley HR in 9th

BOSTON -- Hanley Ramirez created a wild walk-off finish for the Red Sox on Thursday night with a towering three-run homer off closer Dellin Betances …

The Bills proved they could connect on long touchdowns, but not much else in 37-31 loss to New York

The Jets were methodical, and the Bills were inconsistent.<p>The New York Jets beat the Buffalo Bills, 37-31, on <i>Thursday Night Football</i> by dominating time of possession and limiting the Bills to a few big plays.<p>The Jets set the tone with their first possession, which took over eight minutes off the …

Football (U.S.)