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Oculus hopes the consumer Rift will sell for $200 to $400

Oculus — which recently announced its partnership with Samsung for a Galaxy Note 4-based mobile VR system — is hoping to sell the final version of its own Rift headset for between $200 and $400, co-founder Nate Mitchell told <i>Eurogamer</i> in an interview earlier this week. "That could slide in either …

Robin Williams Tribute Now In-Game in Warlords of Draenor Beta

He's free.<p>Blizzard Entertainment's tribute to comedian Robin Williams is now live in the World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor beta.<p>According to …

GamerGate: A Closer Look At The Controversy Sweeping Video Games

It all started with a blog post.<p>Jilted ex-boyfriend Eron Gjoni wrote a long treatise on the alleged infidelity of his ex-girlfriend, video game developer Zoe Quinn. Members of the video game industry and press were implicated.<p>This led to an initial outcry over corruption in the video game press. …

Run Sackboy! Run! is a free LittleBigPlanet endless runner with unlockable perks

Before <i>LittleBigPlanet 3</i> hits PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 this November, a free spin-off game called <i>Run Sackboy! Run!</i> will be released that throws series star Sackboy into a touchscreen-based endless runner.<p><i>Run Sackboy! Run!</i> is bound for Android, iOS and PlayStation Vita, and those who download …

Here's how Halo looked back in 1999

Bungie's biggest bet yet, <i>Destiny</i>, is coming out next week. So here's a trip down memory lane back to when the studio was independent, just like it is today.<p>In July 1999 at the Macworld conference in New York, Steve Jobs, then the interim CEO of Apple Computer, announced Halo: Combat Evolved. The …

Shovel Knight Finally Classified for Release in Australia

We'll soon be able to play the game on the 3DS and Wii U.<p>Aussies will soon be able to play Shovel Knight on their Nintendo 3DS and Wii U systems, as …

How 3 Startup CEOs Gave Up Fortunes To Turn Half Their Employees Into Millionaires

The startup sold for ~$80 million and the founders got rich. But, as the rumors go, no other employee made more than $50,000.<p>That's a common exit scenario. The founders put in a lot of risk in the beginning, and they alone get wealthy if their company is a success.<p>But we found a few seasoned …