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Doom Gameplay Unveiled at QuakeCon 2014

Nothing but Doom.<p><b>UPDATE:</b> In light of today's Doom teaser being released to the public, we thought you Doom fans would be served well by this piece …

Report: Nvidia's 8-inch Shield Tablet and controller hit July 29 beginning at $299

The rumored Nvidia Shield Tablet may be released July 29 in the U.S. and Canada in two flavors — a 16 GB Wi-Fi version for $299 and a 32 GB version with LTE for $399 — according to a series of promotional images posted today on Videocardz.<p>A Shield Controller may also be available separately for …

How Team Rocket Would Abuse Pokémon In The Real World

Team Rocket as a real world corporation? Now that sounds kind of grim.<p>Then again, in this world presented by rizenvisual, <i>Pokémon</i> are being exploited …

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> …

Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege - E3 2014 Accolades Trailer - IGN Video

See what critics said about the E3 debut of Rainbow Six Siege.

This free, quick game shares the risks and rewards of coming out

For a young LGBT person, coming out can be really, really hard.<p><i>Minor spoilers for Coming Out Simulator 2014 ahead</i><p>Everyone has a different experience, but inevitably, it changes your life and it changes your relationships. It can also be a horrible nightmare. LGBT youth are routinely bullied, not …

Here's Hoping No Man's Sky Isn't the Next Elder Scrolls: Arena

I want to think well of <i>No Many’s Sky</i>, a game — at least I think it’s a game — about ripping off into an infinitely big, infinitely procedural, …

‘Battleborn’ Is The Crazy, Colorful New Game From The Makers Of ‘Borderlands’

We’re getting a new <i>Borderlands</i> game in <i>Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel</i> this year, but series creators Gearbox aren’t actually making that game. Instead, Gearbox is working on the all-new, just revealed title, <i>Battleborn</i>.<p><i>Battleborn</i> is an online battle arena game in the vein of <i>League of Legends</i>, but with a …

This new fishing simulator aims to expand into eSports territory

<i>Train Simulator</i> developer Dovetail Games announced a new fishing simulator game by the name of <i>Dovetail Games Fishing</i>, with plans to expand the game into eSports territory, the studio announced on its official website.<p>The company's upcoming simulation title sees players tackle the full fishing …

Planet-killer: A hands-on preview of Star Realms, the card game that out-plays Ascension

I've drunk the Kool-Aid.<p>Ascension might be one of the most acclaimed card games in recent history, but co-creator Rob Dougherty clearly wasn't ready …

Pokémon Master is probably the easiest job to land at Google

But it's also unpaid — the company sent custom business cards to the winners of its April Fools' Day challenge<p>For its annual April Fools' Day prank, Google released a faux advertisement for an augmented reality version of Pokémon, along with an accompanying Google Maps game. Players zoomed in to …

Watch Nintendo's E3 2014 roundtables for Code Name: S.T.E.A.M., Super Smash Bros.

Highlights from Nintendo's E3 2014 roundtable presentations for its new IP, <i>Code Name: S.T.E.A.M.,</i> and the upcoming brawler for Wii U and Nintendo 3DS <i>Super Smash Bros.</i>, are watchable on YouTube.<p><i>Code Name S.T.E.A.M.</i> ("Strike Team Eliminating the Alien Menace") is a team-based strategy game in …

Warhammer 40K: Carnage trailer shows Android's take on Space Marines

Sure <i>Warhammer 40,000: Carnage</i> is another runner for a platformer replete with them, mobile phones, but this one stars a gun toting, chainsword swinging Space Marine.<p>The game, developed by Roadhouse Interactive Limited and released earlier this year for iOS devices, hit Android today.

How to use your Xbox or PlayStation controller on your PC

Using a mouse and keyboard is usually the most optimal solution for playing PC games, but sometimes a controller can make for an even more enjoyable experience. There are numerous controllers out there from a variety of different companies, but there is no need to purchase one if you already own …

E3 2014: Nintendo Producer on Link's Identity and Zelda as a Hero

Zelda's Aonuma gives us a bit more context, but not a lot of answers.<p>We asked Nintendo Producer Eiji Aonuma to provide some additional context …

The 2014 Razer Blade Is the Best Gaming Laptop, Period

Razer Blade (2014) Review<p>A Sharper Razer<p>3K Monitor<p>Left Side<p>Right Side<p>Cool Keyboard<p>Design Subtleties<p>Blade vs. Air<p>4K Gaming on External Monitor<p>Mark …

'Mortal Kombat X' announced with a brutal teaser trailer

Coming in 2015<p>The tenth <i>Mortal Kombat</i> game is coming next year. Developer Netherrealm Studios has just announced <i>Mortal Kombat X</i>, the first entry in the series since 2011's reboot <i>Mortal Kombat.</i> The new game is slated to launch sometime in 2015, but aside from that we don't have much in the way of …

From Software's Project Beast footage appears online

Footage allegedly depicting <i>Project Beast</i>, a project rumored to be in production for PlayStation 4 by Sony Computer Entertainment Japan and Dark Souls developer From Software, has appeared online.<p>The four webm clips originally appeared in the /v/ subforum on 4chan and later posted on NeoGAF by user …

Wildstar preorder hits 22% off as early access starts this Saturday

<i>This sponsored post is produced by Dealzon.</i><p><i>Update 6/3: New deal on WildStar for release day! WildStar’s early launch was plagued by early AM DDoS (according to Carbine officials) but things has since smoothed out. You can check server status here.</i><p>Next week Tuesday marks the official release date …

Glenn Beck thinks Watch Dogs teaches you how to hack the real world

Conservative political commentator Glenn Beck spoke out against Ubisoft's latest release <i>Watch Dogs</i> via the independent Libertarian news network The Blaze earlier this week, claiming the game teaches players how to hack in real life.<p>"The idea here is they are teaching you to hack and then become the …

Quantum Break coming to Xbox One in 2015, full reveal at Gamescom

Remedy Entertainment's <i>Quantum Break</i> is coming to Xbox One in 2015, creative director Sam Lake announced in a video that shows new gameplay footage from the time-twisting third-person shooter.<p>Lake also announced that Remedy and publisher Microsoft will present the "time-amplified action gameplay" of</i> …

Watch Dogs tips: A guide to enjoying the game as fast as possible

<i>Watch Dogs</i>, at its best, is a playground for hijinks.<p>Take for example, an unscripted sequence where I managed to trap a convoy in an intersection by hacking the traffic lights and security pylons, then detonate an entire block with improvised explosive devices, then escape by triggering a blackout …

Watch Dogs Tips - A guide to enjoying the game as fast as possible

Godfire: Rise of Prometheus trailer makes it look like the most badass iOS game ever

Mobile developer Vivid Games has dropped a new trailer for its forthcoming open world actioner <i>Godfire: Rise of Prometheus</i> and — wow!<p>If I wasn’t excited about getting my Greek mythological badass on prior to watching these tantalizing glimpses of what’s to come, then I certainly am now. In short: …

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Martial arts MMO Swordsman enters closed beta on June 16

Free-to-play massively multiplayer martial arts game <i>Swordsman</i> is entering into closed beta starting June 16 and through to June 27, publisher Perfect World Entertainment announced today.<p>Players who register now will unlock exclusive items on top of getting access to the closed beta. Those …

Watch Dogs - Multiplayer Invasion Gameplay - Watch Dogs - IGN Video

IGN gets our game invaded in the Online Hacking multiplayer mode in Watch_Dogs. For more matches, upgrades and unlockables, check out the full wiki …

Watch Dogs - Online Hacking Multiplayer Gameplay - Watch Dogs - IGN Video

A match of the Online Hacking multiplayer mode in Watch_Dogs. For more matches, upgrades and unlockables, check out the full wiki on IGN @ …