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'Game of Thrones-esque' digital board game Armello is heading to PS4 in September

Fantasy-driven digital boardgame <i>Armello</i> will launch on PlayStation 4 in September, League of Geeks founder and director Trent Kusters announced today via the PlayStation Blog.<p>"After our successful Kickstarter campaign and a solid stint on Early Access, <i>Armello</i>'s community has helped us hone the game …

Screentendo can turn almost anything on your computer into a Mario level

When I start daydreaming online, I’ve found myself wondering why I can’t control a little Mario and make him jump around the eBay ads for crap I looked up two weeks ago. Well, it turns that out that I can.<p>Developer Aaron Randall has coded together something that he calls Screentendo. This is a Mac …

Nintendo asks you to pay what you want for indie games

Nintendo's been going through some serious growing pains on its path to the modern era of console gaming but with this latest step it's actually beating Microsoft and Sony to the punch for once. The Japanese gaming company is running a Humble Bundle. Not a Nintendo homegrown <i>version</i> of a Humble …

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Nintendo World Championships coming to eight Best Buys from New York to California

The road to the Nintendo World Championships 2015 will begin with qualifiers on May 30 at eight Best Buy stores across the U.S., Nintendo announced today.<p>Qualifiers will run from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. local time. You'll want to get to the store early — a Best Buy representative told Polygon that …

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Four ways to become a happier gamer, and person, in 2015

2014 was the year I got serious about happiness.<p>It was a strange thing to look at my life and realize how rarely I was happy. I'm making a good living as a writer, which has always been my dream. I have a wonderful family, and we all have our health. It felt like I had hit all the necessary …

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23 of the best new photo and video apps launched in 2014

The year 2014 saw a literal explosion of photo and video apps for iOS, Android and even for the desktop — many with their own unique niche or angle. Some are easy to learn and use while others focused on complex maneuvers best accomplished with a quality camera and a learning curve.<p>Here some of the …

Icewind Dale: Enhanced Edition is now available for the iPhone and iPad

• Six expanded quests, featuring content cut from the original game<br>• 60 new items<br>• Heart of Winter and Trials of the Luremaster expansions<br>• 31 new class and …

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Hearthstone: Curse of Naxxramas guide — how to beat the Plague Quarter

Another week, another set of bosses to fight in Hearthstone’s Curse of Naxxramas add-on. But don’t fret — we’re here to help you. We’ve put together this guide to get you through your battles with each of the difficult, computer-controlled foes.<p>You can learn what you need to know about the Plague …

How to Beat Hearthstone's Heroic Maexxna - IGN Video

Use our tips and deck list to get past this ultra-hard Heroic Naxxramas boss.

Sony giving PS4 owners the tools needed to launch their own digital talk show

When <i>The Playroom</i> launched alongside the PS4 last year, it was dismissed as a mere toy to show off some of the technical gimmicks of the system. Using the PlayStation camera, players could wave their arms and play with on-screen robots. But that's not the functionality that ended up making <i>The</i> …