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Saints Row 4 -- Animal Protection Act

With problems fixed, Nvidia plans July 31st launch of its Android gaming device, Shield

After an initial delay, gamers don’t have to wait much longer for Nvidia(s nvda) Shield. The handheld gaming device starts shipping to customers on …

Middle of Nowhere dumps players into a rundown nightmare world

Indie survival horror game <i>Middle of Nowhere</i> unceremoniously dumps players in an abandoned town removed from our reality, a maze of run-down shacks and overgrown woods filled with nightmarish creatures that were once human.<p>In <i>Middle of Nowhere,</i> players control Isaac, a father trying to care for his …

Dead Rising 3 map is over twice the size of previous titles in the series

The urban sprawl of <i>Dead Rising 3</i> will be considerably bigger in size than what you've seen from the previous two games of the franchise, executive producer Josh Bridge said during an Xbox One Comic Con panel that took place late last week.<p>Comparing the maps of all three games, Bridge stated (as …

New Borderlands 2 DLC revealed

Gearbox Software has announced plans to release a fresh wave of Borderlands 2 DLC. First, the studio will launch the Ultimate Vault Hunter Upgrade …

Tangiers: A stealth game inspired by Dada, David Lynch

The screenshots and videos from U.K.-based studio Andalusian's Tangiers are unsettling -- deep with jagged shadows and discordant colors, the …

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Surgeon Simulator dev squashes Half-Life 3 rumors

Bossa Studios has confirmed that the Easter egg recently discovered in Surgeon Simulator 2013 is not a tease for Half-Life 3.<p>"Whoa! It seems that you've got a little ahead of yourselves! Here's a clue: THIS HAS NOTHING TO DO WITH ANY VALVE GAMES! Carry on now…," the developer wrote on Twitter today.<p>…

Man creates 'invisible headphones' by implanting magnets into his ears

A man has implanted magnets into his ears to use as invisible headphones in a remarkable example of DIY transhumanism.<p>Rich Lee, a self-described …

Xbox One, PS4 coming to GameStop Expo

The Xbox One and PlayStation 4 don't launch until this holiday, but gamers can go hands-on with both machines during the GameStop Expo this summer, the retailer has announced.<p>Previously, only the PS4 was confirmed for the show because at the time, the Xbox One had not been officially …

So What is Fiverr Exactly and Why All the Buzz?

In reality Fiverr — which was founded in 2009 — fills a services niche that has long been void. It is known among online marketers as a place to get …

What’s in a ‘G’? Why terms like 5G and LTE-Advanced are important

I’ve used a lot of digital column inches railing against the mobile industry and tech media’s use and abuse of the terms LTE-Advanced and 5G. But …

Microsoft's secrecy is a growing problem for Xbox One apps

The next-gen console might run Windows, but devs aren't being told how<p>For four years now, Microsoft has been telling us that the future would be Windows, running across "three screens and a cloud." Now that Windows 8, Windows Phone, and the Xbox One are all being built on top of the same common …