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Destiny: Crota's New Hard Raid Weapons - IGN Video

Alfredo and Jose showcase the brand new Legendary primary weapons that are only obtainable through the Crota's End Raid on Hard difficulty.

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Dragon Age: Inquisition recognized with GLAAD Media Award for its LGBT characters

<i>Dragon Age: Inquisition</i> developer BioWare will soon have one more accolade to add to its mantelpiece: The game is being honored by the GLAAD Media Awards for its outstanding representation of LGBT characters, GLAAD announced yesterday.<p>GLAAD is giving a Special Recognition award to <i>Dragon Age:</i> …

DirectX 12 won't require a new graphics card, but some of its features might

Turns out that Microsoft's Direct X 12 update won't require you to buy a new graphics card after all, despite what Microsoft officials said following yesterday's Windows 10 event.<p>Both Nividia and Microsoft today confirmed that most modern PC gaming hardware will work well with DirectX …

Here's what else might be in store for Xbox One to PC game streaming

When Windows 10 hits, people who upgrade to the new operating system and own an Xbox One will be able to stream and play those console titles to their PC.<p>Yesterday's announcement of the ability to wirelessly stream your Xbox One game to your PC for gaming was focused on what should be available at …

Rare And 'Horrific': Frilled Shark Startles Fishermen In Australia

Normally, we wouldn't call something a living fossil. But the name seems tailor-made for the frilled shark, whose roots are traced to 80 million years ago. Its prehistoric origins are obvious in its primitive body; nearly all of the rare animal's closest relatives are long extinct.<p>In the most …

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Translucent Fish Found Alive Deep Under Antarctic Ice

There's something fishy going on here<p>Think of it as finding a very cool Nemo. Scientists announced yesterday that after drilling through 2,428 feet of ice they made a lively discovery—deep under all that ice were many different fish and marine invertebrates, alive and well.<p><i>Scientific American</i>'s …

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Rare Shark That Inspired Sea Monster Myths Is Caught

Frilled sharks are rarely seen denizens of the deep that resemble their dinosaur-era ancestors.<p>With its gaping, tooth-filled mouth and its slender, eel-like body, it’s not hard to see why scientists think the frilled shark may have inspired ancient tales of sea monsters. Looking like something out …

Destiny players: This is your guide to beating the game's hardest raid

Bungie released the hard-mode version of <i>Destiny</i>'s Crota's End raid this week. The new challenge isn't entirely unfamiliar, so the world-first completion took only about half an hour. But you and your friends are probably not as good at <i>Destiny</i> as those guys, and the hard mode scales up the …

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Why 'Elder Scrolls Online' May Be A Hit On Consoles

News broke yesterday that The Elder Scrolls Online is losing its mandatory subscription model. This was expected by anyone who had watched the evolution of the MMO space over the past decade or so, and we at Forbes even had an office pool as to when this would happen. I wrongly predicted two months …

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