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Overwatch: Why We Need A 2-Person Play Of The Game

Overwatch’s [official site] Play Of The Game feature is one I’ve spent a lot of time thinking about since I started playing way back in closed beta. …

Play This: Elegant Indie Cyberpunk Text Adventure Game 'Neon Haze'

If you like <i>Blade Runner</i> or <i>Ghost in the Shell</i>, you like cyberpunk. And if you like cyberpunk, you’ll like game designer Porpentine, who frequently plays off cyberpunk tropes in fresh ways.<p>Her latest game, <i>Neon Haze</i>, is a cyberpunk text adventure. But if you’re reading this asking “hold on: …

Twitch Will Never Beat 'Dark Souls,' But The Attempt Is A Glorious Trainwreck

Last year, Twitch chat garnered attention for something besides being a stream of consciousness feed of idiocy and memes. Users banded together to use chat to beat the original <i>Pokemon</i>, inputting commands in a lengthy stream, crawling their way through the game one painful step at a time. It took …

Hacking our way into Eggman Origin, the scariest Sonic MMO to never exist

<b>Watch in 60fps on YouTube | Subscribe to Polygon on YouTube</b><p>Last week, you watched us create our own horrific Sonic, document a pornographic film shoot starring Sonic, and confess our romantic feelings to our roommate Sonic. But all of that was building up to this: the moment we finally crack the …

Star Citizen maker says Intel’s Optane memory will be ‘revolutionary’ for gaming — and kill loading screens

SAN FRANCISCO — Intel’s next memory chips just might make the open worlds of video games even larger, and the maker of one intergalactic game sees this as a “revolutionary” development — one that might even kill the dreaded loading screen.<p>Chris Roberts, the head of Roberts Space Industries and …

Intel shows how we should celebrate gaming, not fear it

SAN FRANCISCO — The world’s biggest chip maker has a vested interest in helping gaming succeed, as the pastime pushes the envelope for computing technology and creates new demand for high-tech technology.<p>Nevertheless, Intel showed today that it is fully behind the gaming industry and support what …

Bungie Responds to Destiny Taken King Controversy

Destiny's next expansion The Taken King comes out in September, and it will have a couple different editions to buy. One of them, the collector's edition, costs $80 and includes several in-game items that cannot be purchased separately.<p>Trying to understand this decision, Eurogamer interviewed The …

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Confirmed: AMD To Launch New HBM-Equipped Radeon Graphics Cards By End Of June 2015

I rarely report on rumors, so it’s been borderline excruciating to withhold coverage of AMD’s inevitable 300 Series Radeon GPUs and specifically the oft-rumored Radeon 390x. Especially in light of Nvidia’s four unanswered releases. That ends today, as AMD CEO Dr. Lisa Su has finally confirmed that …

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Check out five minutes of The Witcher 3 on PS4

<i>The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt</i> seems designed to push the limits of even the beefiest gaming rig, but the console versions are no slouch, according to this PlayStation 4 gameplay video from PlayStation Access.<p>Nearly five minutes long, the clip shows off Geralt riding around the world on horseback at …

Destiny Adds New Weapon Type: Sidearm

Destiny is getting a new weapon type, sidearms, developer Bungie announced during today's Prison of the Elders livestream.<p>Siderarms will act as secondary weapons that add elemental damage and a very high rate of fire.<p>As you can see in the image above, the Vestian Dynasty sidearm, for example, also …

PS4 Could Very Well Become The Best-Selling Console In History

There was a common refrain around the PS4 launch. Sure, it shattered launch records, everyone said, but there was <i>no way</i> that Sony’s new machine could ever outsell the indomitable PS2. The PS2 was a product of its time, they said, and there was no way any one machine could capture the complete …

Unity chief John Riccitiello on clash of big ideas: ‘Sony f***ing nailed it, and they deserve the victory’

<i>Click here for all of our GamesBeat Summit coverage.</i><p>SAUSALITO, Calif — The middle of the first day of the GamesBeat Summit was devoted to Unity CEO John Riccitiello’s brutal summation of the console war and his predictions for the future.<p>Discussion began with the future of gaming, as envisioned by …

Big Destiny News & Sony's Conference Plans for 2015 - IGN Daily Fix - IGN Video

No Gamescom for Sony & is "The Taken King" Destiny's next big expansion? Plus EA reveals it's expectations for Star Wars Battlefront while Titanfall …

New Scientific Study Shows That Playing Action Video Games Is Good For You

In a recent scientific study it was shown that expert action video game players had a marked improvement in their cognitive functions, motor control and overall perception.<p>The study involved 27 expert and 30 amateur gamers who had their insular cortex scanned by MRI. They found that the experts had …

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Batman: Arkham Knight Voice Actors Include Breaking Bad, LOTR Vets

Warner Bros. has released a new behind-the-scenes video for Batman: Arkham Knight that reveals the action game's celebrity voice talent, which includes <i>Breaking Bad</i> and <i>Lord of the Rings</i> veterans.<p>The lineup of celebrity actors confirmed for Arkham Knight, and their roles, is listed below.<p>Jonathan …

Konami's Bizzare, Vindictive And Foolish Decision To Destroy 'P.T.'

The Internet is raging against Konami right now. When the publisher parted ways with Hideo Kojiima and cancelled Silent Hills, its upcoming and much-anticipated horror collaboration with Guillermo Del Toro, people were disappointed. When they decided to take things one step further and expunge the …

Official Tickets and Your Source for Live Entertainment

Aug<p>18<p>Sat<p>Featuring Special Guest Locash<p>Power Plant Live!, Baltimore, MD<p>Aug<p>19<p>Sun<p>Tall Heights<p>Virginia Credit Union LIVE! at Richmond Raceway, Richmond, …

Next Assassin's Creed Game Being Revealed on May 12

God save the Queen.<p>The future of the Assassin's Creed series will be revealed next week, and IGN is the place you're going to want to be for the most …

Watch a Cheater's Character Stripped, Deleted by Guild Wars 2 Dev

Cheating in online games can get you banned--we all know that. Worse yet, it might get you (or your characters) humiliated, at least if the game is Guild Wars 2.<p>A thread (via Massively Overpowered) on the game's official forums recently popped up where players complained about a certain cheater, …

Fallout 4 Rumor Puts Reveal At Bethesda's E3 Conference

The rumor mill churns on.<p>A German gaming site is reporting a rumor that Bethesda will officially reveal Fallout 4 at the end of its E3 press …

Watch Conan O'Brien Explore The Sexy World of Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

Late night talk show host and comedian Conan O'Brien looked like he rather enjoyed his time getting hands-on with upcoming role-playing game, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt.<p>The video above shows O'Brien (regretfully) learning about the world of The Witcher, and is amused by the fact that Geralt carries …

Destiny fans raise over $400,000 to help with Nepal earthquake relief

Gamers are helping with earthquake relief efforts in Nepal.<p>Destiny fans have raised over $400,000 in just one week by buying charity T-shirts featuring characters from the popular sci-fi multiplayer shooter. Developer Bungie created the $25 charity shirts to raise funds to help in Nepal after the …

Zombies are invading Goat Simulator

Somehow, <i>Goat Simulator</i> is getting even weirder. The strange, glitchy game has seen mobile ports and a single-player MMO spin-off, and soon the burgeoning goat franchise will also include a zombie survival mode. Developer Coffee Stain Studios has announced <i>GoatZ</i> — a play on the game <i>DayZ</i> — which will …

Goat Simulator Gets Zombie Survival DLC

Bleat zombies to death.<p>The latest DLC for Goat Simulator is a zombie survival game titled GoatZ, and will be released on May 7.<p>According to the …

There's a new Tony Hawk game coming out this year

Pro Skater returns on PlayStation and Xbox<p><i>Guitar Hero</i> isn't the only Activision game making a comeback this year: a new <i>Tony Hawk</i> is also on the way. After a few teases, the game was made official in the most recent issue of <i>Game Informer</i>. Called <i>Tony Hawk Pro Skater 5</i>, the game is slated to come to …

Yes, it's called Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5

It's official: The new video game from Tony Hawk and Activision is called <i>Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5</i>, and it's coming to PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One later this year.<p>Our first look at the new Tony Hawk's Pro Skater comes courtesy of the new issue of Game Informer, which confirms …

Free 'Dragon Age: Inquisition' DLC Lands Today

BioWare and EA have released brand new multiplayer DLC today, and it comes to players entirely free of charge.<p>The new “Dragonslayer” multiplayer adds dragons to the dungeon-crawling experience, as well as three new characters: “an Avvar Skywatcher, a Virtuoso whose music is deadly, and Isabela, the …

Watch GTA 5's virtual smartphone controlled with a real smartphone, thanks to this mod

It's been only two weeks since <i>Grand Theft Auto 5 l</i>aunched on PC, and already someone has created the game's smartphone in real life.<p>This isn't the iFruit companion app, which gamers have been using to supplement their <i>GTA 5</i> experiences, on iOS and Android devices, since the game's 2013 introduction …

Is 'Batman: Arkham Knight's' Season Pass A Total Ripoff? After All, You Can Play As Batgirl

So you can play Batgirl in the upcoming <i>Batman: Arkham Knight</i> game. That’s pretty sweet.<p>If you buy the DLC, that is. Which, if you buy it all, costs $40 on a $60 game.<p>IGN’s Dan Stapleton calls the season pass ”completely bonkers.”<p>And he makes some good points. Past <i>Arkham</i> games haven’t had the best …