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You're terrible at games, but your brain doesn't know how to tell you

If you've played games for years, there's a good chance you've been in this situation: You're running through a level. You miss an easy jump or don't get out of the way of an obvious bullet. Your character dies. Game over. And you're <i>absolutely certain</i> that the game screwed up and didn't register a …

Watch_Dogs on PS4: 12 Minutes of Leaked Gameplay Show Driving, Hacking, Minigames and More (UPDATED)

Yesterday a sizable chunk of <i>Watch_Dogs</i> gameplay footage was leaked via a livestream, and today two more videos from the same source surfaced, showing …

Watch Dogs trailer details PlayStation-exclusive content

The latest <i>Watch Dogs</i> trailer highlights the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4-exclusive downloadable content for the game.<p><i>Watch Dogs</i> PlayStation-exclusive content includes four missions that focus on protagonist Aiden Pearce's quest for revenge against an internet mogul and offer more insight into …

Watch Dogs Release Date Appears on Sony Store - IGN Video

A possible release date for Watch Dogs has appeared on the Sony store, but is it real?

'Skyfall' train fight recreated in GTA 5

The growing genre of <i>Grand Theft Auto 5</i> movie reenactments has a new entry.<p>Redditors put together this recreation of the famous train-top fight from 007 movie <i>Skyfall</i>. According to the creators it was "very hard to get the game to cooperate with filming what we needed, but we had a blast doing it."

Big Halo News is Coming & Win a PS4 or X1- IGN Daily Fix - IGN Video

Win a PS4 and Xbox One! Big Halo News coming to E3 & 65 Xbox One indie games in development. Plus, a Minecraft movie in development & Kinect …

Official Tickets and Your Source for Live Entertainment

Aug<p>19<p>Sun<p>Chris Hennessee<p>Rams Head Live!, Baltimore, MD<p>Aug<p>25<p>Sat<p>featuring tributes to Chris Cornell, Alice In Chains, Foo Fighters, Stone Temple Pilots, …

How to Optimize Your PC Games' Graphics Settings in One Click

Most PC games have a plethora of graphics settings that let you strike the perfect balance between quality and performance. If you don't enjoy …

IGN Live Presents: Titanfall

Join us for two hours of Titanfall, LIVE, before the beta begins.<p>Missed last week's Titanfall Beta livestream? Check out a replay of all the action …

Watch And Learn From Some Of Japan's Best Monster Hunter 4 Players

Watch And Learn From Some Of Japan’s Best Monster Hunter 4 Players<p><b>By Sato</b> . February 10, 2014 . 6:02pm<p>How big is <i>Monster Hunter</i> in Japan, you ask? …

The Sun at Night review: lost in space

The Sun at Night is the weirdest bit of alt history I've ever played<p><i>The Sun at Night</i> has the most intriguing mix of highbrow and lowbrow ideas I've ever played in a game.<p>It's a 2D platformer/shooter where you play as a robot dog with a head-mounted gun, fighting bears with laser cannons, tigers …

Two New Invizimals Titles Coming to the US

Play Invizimals at home and on the go with these new games.<p>Invizimals: The Alliance and Invizimals: The Lost Kingdom will be coming to Vita and PS3 …

Did Dev Pull Flappy Bird Because He Cheated?

The Flappy Bird saga will not die thanks to one question still on the minds of Flappy Bird fans – how did Flappy Bird’s wild success ruin creator Dong Nguyen’s life?<p>Nguyen removed the game from the App Store and Google Play on Sunday despite making $50,000 a day off it, saying the game is a …

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BitSummit 2014 lineup features keynote from Rez and Lumines creator

The event lineup for BitSummit 2014, the independent developer conference held in Japan, features a keynote by Q Entertainment's Tetsuya Mizuguchi titled "Independent DNA," along with presentations by industry vets, performances from video game composers and more, the organizers announced …

God of War Collection on PS Vita hits May 6

The God of War Collection, consisting of high-definition remasters of Sony Santa Monica's <i>God of War</i> and <i>God of War 2</i>, will launch on the PlayStation Vita for $29.99 on May 6, game director and writer Cory Barlog announced on the official PlayStation blog.<p>"<i>God of War' 1</i> and <i>2</i> changed the course of my …

Assault Android Cactus Is Goofy And Intense

Developer Witch Beam’s Assault Android Cactus is a simple twin-stick shooter with a goofy name. But what happens when you aren’t shooting is what …

Around the world, people use different ways of saying that they beat a game, Gamasutra finds.

Flappy Bird

“Flappy Bird” has come and gone. Despite the reported $50,000 a day in ad revenue it was pulling in, Vietnamese games developer Dong Nguyen took it down on Febuary 9, 2014. Numerous clones have stormed the iOS App Store and Google Play in an attempt to capitalize on the game's success.

Flappy Bird Creator Dong Nguyen Says App 'Gone Forever' Because It Was 'An Addictive Product'

The mysterious developer of the world’s most popular free app, who drew global attention this past weekend with his sudden decision to remove it, tells Forbes that Flappy Bird is dead. Permanently.<p>“Flappy Bird was designed to play in a few minutes when you are relaxed,” says Dong Nguyen, in an …

Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate Deluxe Edition appears on Xbox Games Store

A listing recently appeared on the Xbox Games Store for <i>Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate</i> Deluxe Edition, the Armature Studios developed 2.5-D handheld side-story to <i>Batman: Arkham Origins</i>.<p>The listing states that the Deluxe Edition "amplifies the 2.5-D game" with new maps, enemy encounters, difficulty …

8Bit Harmonica: The Tunes They Are a-Changin' - Technabob

A few years ago we featured a harmonica crammed into a NES cartridge. YouTuber basami sentaku’s harmonica not only has a Famicom cartridge case, it …

The Bird Lord Speaks: Why We Should Believe In 'Flappy Bird' Creator Dong Nguyen

Dong Nguyen has emerged from the shadows, and amazingly, he chose to speak with Forbes’ Lan Anh Nguyen exclusively. It’s his first interview since announcing he was taking down his #1 selling game Flappy Bird, and then promptly following through on the promise a day later.<p>I highly suggest you check …

GameOn teams with Dutch government to fund mobile-game startups

<i>Disclosure: The Dutch government paid my way to Casual Connect Europe, where I will be moderating a talk. Our coverage remains objective.</i><p>AMSTERDAM — GameOn is announcing an early-stage investment fund today with the Dutch government to foster the growth of game startups in the Netherlands. It will …

'Flappy Bird' creator breaks silence, says he pulled hit game because it was 'addictive'

Indie developer Dong Nguyen has broken his silence following the sudden removal of his popular <i>Flappy Bird</i> game recently. In an interview with <i>Forbes</i>, Nguyen says the game was originally designed to be played "when you are relaxed." However, the notoriously difficult game, created in mid-2013, rose …

Far Cry Compilation coming to the UK on Feb. 21

<i>Far Cry: The Wild Expedition</i> compilation, Ubisoft's 10th year anniversary compilation of the Far Cry franchise, is coming to the U.K. on Feb. 21 for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and Windows PC platforms, the company announced today.<p>Ubisoft first announced the bundle last month for its North American …

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'Flappy Bird' Creator Says He's Taking The Game Down

In a bizarre turn of events, the Vietnamese creator of the maddeningly difficult #1 Android and Apple iOS game Flappy Bird is saying that he’s taking the game down within the next day.<p>Developer Dong Nguyen announced the decision on Twitter just a few hours ago:<p><i>“I am sorry ‘Flappy Bird’ users, 22</i> …

My kids are learning to be better people by learning how to code games

It was the snow that brought my kids to coding.<p>The tension between their need to do something so they wouldn’t drive me crazy and my need to not have a day wasted doing something as passive as just playing video games led us to code.org, a page that promises to begin to teach children to code with …