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Is Exploding Kittens, the most heavily funded game in Kickstarter history, any good?

It arrived on my doorstep in a plain FedEx envelope. I jiggled the contents to the bottom like a packet of sugar, sliced off the top with my pocket knife, and then upended it on my kitchen table. There, in a little orange box, was the most heavily funded game in Kickstarter's short history —</i> …

7 awesome paid iPhone apps that are now free for a limited time

Mobile World Congress is clearly the talk of the town this week, and it started off with a bang as Samsung unveiled its new Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 …

I Am Bread gets updated with playable baguette

Bossa Studios' latest update for its quirky, carb-centric release <i>I Am Bread</i> will introduce a new outdoor level, two new modes and a playable baguette, the company announced over Twitter.<p>The outdoor level, known simply as The Garden, can be viewed briefly in the video below which shows off some of …

Mattel And Google Relaunch View-Master As A Virtual Reality Headset

Toy industry giant Mattel is partnering with Google to revive its classic View-Master toy as a virtual reality headset, the companies announced this morning.<p>The View-Master —that plastic gizmo which looks like a pair of binoculars, and displays stereoscopic images from cardboard discs embedded with …

Hasbro wants you to help design a new Monopoly board

In a world where most people chill out with <i>Minecraft</i> and <i>Candy Crush</i>, it's hard to get excited about a board game. Perhaps that's the point however, since Hasbro is hoping that we'll get misty-eyed with nostalgia about the family arguments that ensue from playing <i>Monopoly</i>. The game's 80th birthday is …

What Is Assassin's Creed: Golden Age?

<b>[UPDATE]</b> A Ubisoft spokesperson confirmed to GameSpot that "Golden Age" was the working title for 2013's Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag. It is not the name of a future game in the series.<p>“Before we officially announce a game to the world, we use a working title or code name to refer to a project …

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Fed Up With Microtransactions? Apple Launches New Solution

Apple has launched a new "Pay Once & Play" category on iTunes that highlights games that <i>do not</i> feature microtransactions.<p>Games listed in this new category include Goat Simulator, Threes!, Gunbrick, and Minecraft, as well as Grand Theft Auto San Andreas and Bastion, among many others.<p>It is unclear …

App Store Update: February 13

Save London from a terrorist bomber, race in the Daytona 500 and explore the dreams of a little girl.<p>Every day hundreds of new apps make their debut …

Who is protecting gaming's most valuable artifacts?

As video gaming reaches an age when it can be said to have a past, questions are being asked about how we curate and care for the important artifacts that tell the story of this art form.<p>Earlier this week, <i>Pong</i> creator Al Alcorn told Gamesindustry of his concerns about how we tend for the past. "A …

New Nintendo 3DS XL review

The Nintendo 3DS has only been on the market for four years, but it already has a successor of sorts in the New Nintendo 3DS XL.<p>Confusing naming conventions aside — and trust me, we'll get to that — there's little doubt that the New Nintendo 3DS does count as a hardware upgrade. It has more …