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Soon You'll Be Able to Control Assassin's Creed with Your Eyes

It may sound like something out of a sci-fi flick, but Swedish tech company Tobii has just<p>It may sound like something out of a sci-fi flick, but …

Destiny - Destiny: Should Reforging Be For All Weapons? - Fireteam Chat - IGN Video

Should all the weapons in Destiny have a reforging feature? And if it did how would it work? The Fireteam Chat crew discusses.

Make your first game right now, with no experience (really)

Tom Francis used to write for PC Gamer, and then he decided to make his own game. The problem was that he had very little idea of how to actually do that.<p>He started from scratch, and the result was <i>Gunpoint</i>, a successful title "about rewiring things and punching people." He's now working on a game …

29 of Destiny's Biggest Design Flaws

Some constructive criticism.<p>It's no secret that I play a lot of Destiny. I've logged hundreds of hours in Bungie’s world, and while it's sometimes …

6 Books Every Gamer Should Read

The stories behind the games.<p>Way back in 2010, I wrote an article suggesting some books about gaming that I felt every gamer should read. After all, …

Battlefield 5 Will Once Again be Military-Themed

With more details coming soon.<p>Despite the upcoming Battlefield Hardline focusing on cops-and-robbers, Battlefield 5 will once again see us in a …

Check out Dying Light's monstrous Night Hunter in action

<i>Dying Light</i> is an unusual sort of game. It's a zombie survival game from the folks behind the original Dead Island that seems to buck the trend when it comes to development.<p>Originally announced in May 2013, the free-running, open-world game shifted its launch not backwards, but forwards. Initially …

This 22-Year-Old Went From Working At McDonald's To Making $1 Million A Year Playing Video Games

One of the biggest names in the e-sports realm right now is a 22-year-old named Matt Haag, who is better known as "Nadeshot." He's a master at "Call of Duty," and he's part of a team, called OpTic Gaming. He's even sponsored by Red Bull.<p>And just three years ago he was flipping burgers at a …

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'Call Of Duty: Advanced Warfare' Season Pass Is Pricey, But Zombies Are A Perk

<b>Update 11.3.14</b><p>Activision and Sledgehammer have put out an official statement on the zombie mode DLC:<p><i>The plan for Advanced Warfare from the start was to deliver a great campaign, to re-imagine multiplayer, and to create a fast and frenetic co-op experience all based on the new Exoskeleton mechanics.</i> …

Apple updates iMovie and GarageBand for OS X Yosemite with new features and design

Apple has pushed out updates for iMovie and GarageBand to add compatibility with OS X Yosemite and add new features for both apps. GarageBand 10.0.3 introduces a new Bass Amp Designer, tweaks to the zoom function, a new template for recording vocals, and other changes.<p>iMovie has also been updated …

This Is How Technology Is Affecting Your Relationship

It is now an uncontested fact that technology is pervasive throughout our lives. But how often do we assess its presence in our relationships, recognizing how, exactly, it has impacted the way we interact with those closest to us?<p>Historically, we are going where no human has gone before, hooked up …

Octopus Ventures De-Cloaks — Reveals Its ‘Evergreen’ £60m Early Stage Fund

Octopus Ventures (CrunchBase listing) has become one of the most active early stage investors in the UK, backing many early individuals and businesses which went on to greater heights. These include backing Alex Chesterman all the way from Screen Select to LOVEFiLM and then from the early stages of …

Alien: Isolation’s DLC - is it Worth it?

Let me be totally upfront: I love <i>Alien: Isolation</i>. <b>Love</b> it. The campaign alone is enough to keep me busy for quite some time. However there also …

Breaking down Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel's classes and skill trees

If you've picked up <i>Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel</i> but can't figure out your gladiators from your lawbringers, we're here to help. Check out the video above to see our breakdown of every single class and skill tree in <i>The Pre-Sequel</i>, along with tips for which trees work best for which type of gameplay.

Dreadnought Devs Demonstrate Huge Spaceship Battle - IGN Video

The developer of Spec Ops: The Line, Yager, show us how to wage war in this massive tactical spaceship combat game.

A 19-Year-Old's Face-Tracking Software Will Change The Way People With Autism Recognize Emotions

By the time he was 15, Catalin Voss produced the No. 1 podcast on the Germany iTunes stores and commuted back and forth between his native Heidelberg and Silicon Valley to work for Steve Capps, one of the designers of the original Macintosh Apple computer.<p>During freshman year at Stanford …

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​The Vault of Glass Is The Best Thing In Destiny

The first time my team completed <i>Destiny</i>'s Vault of Glass raid, it took us more than 10 hours. The second time, it took us 90 minutes.<p>The time …

These Portal Jackets Are Awesome... But Pricey

Cave Johnson probably already has the set.<p>A clothing designer has created a range of Portal-inspired jackets.<p>The three jackets - The Scientist (for …

Watch What Really Happens When Toddlers See You Angry

They may seem adorably clueless at times, but it turns out that toddlers are surprisingly savvy about the grown-ups in their lives--and a new video proves it.<p>Posted recently to YouTube by the University of Washington’s Institute for Learning and Brain Sciences, the video shows an experiment in …

Inside Star Citizen's grey market

"Kane" won't tell me how much he's made as a Star Citizen middleman. Like so many Spaniards affected by the economic crisis, he was recently made …

The things we hate in online games are making our single-player stories better

I was leveling through Stranglethorn Vale in <i>World of Warcraft</i> in early 2005, working on a series of quests that involved killing a bunch of animals based loosely on characters from <i>The Jungle Book</i>, and I was near the end of it, fighting an elite tiger.<p>I almost had him down before an orc ran up and …

20 best Android apps this week

The Best Android Apps roundup is back, Back, BACK after a few weeks off due to travel, and the difficulties of finding anyone else foolish enough to dig through RSS feeds, press releases and information from developers on new Android apps.<p>So, this is a catchup week: the 20 best (in this writer’s …

The Most Expensive Video Games Ever Made

In fact, some video games have ended up costing way more than even the most expensive feature films.<p>Unlike with movies, though, the amount of money it costs to make video games is a closely guarded secret. Most of the costs we see floating around are purely based on analyst estimates.<p>And when …

Grand Theft Auto V being recreated for PC in GTA IV by modders | PC Invasion

<b>Update:</b> More video footage has been released.<p>PC gamers are currently left hanging waiting for some sort of news from Rockstar that a <i>Grand Theft Auto …

Yuneec's E-Go Cruiser electric skateboard is a 'light' 13.9-pounds

Sure, we've seen a number of electric skateboards out there, but we certainly won't be turning down the chance to check out one more anytime soon. According to its creators, the E-Go Cruiser is the "lightest" electric longboard out there, and while 13.9 pounds is hardly featherweight, compared to …

ION Audio's Sound Lounge speaker lets you get down while you sit down

Ever thought your furniture was missing something? Perhaps some... speakers? ION Audio has seen this terrible oversight and promptly corrected it with its Sound Lounge Bluetooth speaker... ottoman? The sonic-seat has a 2.1-channel stereo system built right in, and as you might have already figured …

Blood money: PulseWallet lets you pay with your veins

“Spread your fingers.”<p>“Capturing...”<p>“Remove your hand.”<p>Just like that, a machine called PulseWallet scanned the veins in my right hand and charged my credit card.<p>PulseWallet, or palm scanners like it, might soon call your local Starbucks home and provide one more way to pay for your Pumpkin Spice …

Spec Sheet: the highs and lows of the first 13 Steam Machines

Valve's Steam Machines are reinventing the game console by transforming daunting PCs into friendly boxes for the living room. But rather than make the machines all by itself, Valve has turned to hardware partners to create a whole lineup of them, from basic consoles priced like an Xbox all the way …

Tobii's new EyeX Kit lets developers build eye-tracking into games

Tobii is back at CES this year with eye-tracking that has now been updated for gaming. Last year the company fine-tuned its eye-tracking technology that controls your desktop, and now it has released the EyeX Developer Kit that allows developers to create games with eye-tracking integrated into the …