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5 Things To Know Before You Buy 'Pokémon Sun' or 'Pokémon Moon'

There’s a new Pokémon game out there. Actually, there are two: <i>Pokémon Sun</i> and <i>Pokémon Moon</i>, but really it’s one game. Game Freak’s new titles come at a time of unprecedented change, not just in the world at large but also in the Pokéworld at large, where the success of <i>Pokémon GO</i> has brought the …

Pokémon

Weekly Recap: Mass Effect Andromeda Details, Xbox One Outsells PS4 Again

<b>The Big Stuff:</b><p>It was a big week for Mass Effect: Andromeda. N7 Day was November 7 and BioWare celebrated by making a number of announcements about the spacefaring game--see all of our coverage here.<p>For the fourth straight month, the Xbox One was the best-selling console in the United States. …

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'The Simpsons' celebrates 600th episode with virtual reality short

Not everyone is convinced that virtual reality is the future, but at least one beloved institution, <i>The Simpsons</i>, has hopped onto the VR train.<p>In …

Phil Spencer chimes in on why Xbox doesn't sell in Japan

You know how Japanese games have 'O' and 'X' swapped on PlayStation? For those not already aware, in Japan 'O' is the universal symbol of "correct" …

Xenoblade Chronicles

Wot I Think: Mafia III

<i>Here, at last, is our Mafia III [official site] review. Having published two reviews-in-progress over the last week, this is the final version. I’ve</i> …

PC Gaming

Members of Hacker Group Behind 2014 Holiday Attack on PSN/Xbox Live Arrested

Two teenagers belonging to the hacker group Lizard Squad, which was responsible for the downtime suffered by both Xbox Live and PlayStation Network in late 2014, were charged with cyber crimes this week.<p>The news was announced in a press release (via Polygon) from the Department of Justice, …

We Tried Oculus’ Wireless Santa Cruz Prototype VR Headset

While Oculus’ wireless prototype headset, codenamed Santa Cruz, is still in its early prototyping stages, I just had a chance to demo it for three minutes. Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg unveiled the HMD during the company’s Oculus Connect 3 keynote. The device isn’t just exciting because it’s …

5 Obstacles Keeping SpaceX from Colonizing Mars

These aren't impossible hurdles, but they will take some brainpower and some luck to solve.<p>Audacious is an understatement if you’re looking to sum up …

Magnetism

Patrick Stewart answers fans' questions in hilarious live-tweet marathon

LONDON — Sir Pat Stew, we do love you.<p>To mark the return of his American sitcom series <i>Blunt Talk</i>, the English actor took to Twitter to answer …

This Optical Illusion Tells You How Dirty Your Mind Is

We're guessing very.<p>Take a look at this picture of an old bottle. What image do you see in it?<p>If it's a couple getting frisky, then congratulations - the likelihood is that you're a fully-grown adult.<p>If it's nine dolphins frolicking around, then you're either very young, or you need to get out more.<p>…

Cool Stuff

How Crazy Is Elon Musk’s Mission to Mars?

Yesterday, billionaire tech entrepreneur and noted late guy Elon Musk unveiled his hotly-anticipated plan to send humans to live—and die—on Mars. And …

Someone Just Ate the First-Ever CRISPR Genetically Modified Meal

The meal of the future is here<p>For the first time ever, scientists have prepared and served an entire meal of foods genetically altered using the CRISPR editing enzyme.<p>Swedish researchers served pasta and fried vegetables to two people—and both the vegetables and the grain used in the pasta had been …

Genetics

"I play like 16-17 hours per day," claims Reaper main who hit level 1000 in Overwatch

<i>Update September 9,</i> <b>2016:</b> <i>The man responsible for what's perhaps the world's first solo level 1000 Overwatch account has revealed some insight into his</i> …

Overwatch

The Witcher 3 saved its best trick for last

The quest construction in The Witcher 3 is astonishing<p>Spoiler alert!<p>This story may spoil certain aspects of <i>The Witcher 3</i>. If you haven't played, you should. Not even before you read this story, just in general because it's very good.<p>I hate good endings. That is: I hate when video games have a …

The Witcher

Nvidia release Vault 1080 mod for Fallout 4, adds gloomy new area and an hour of gameplay

Subscribe to PCGamesN on YouTube<p>Nvidia’s Lightspeed Studio have been hard at work for the past six months developing a sizable mod for Fallout 4 …

PC Gaming

Scientists confirm your dog knows what you're saying

The next time you want to praise your dog, use a positive word or phrase it knows— and say it in a praising way. That’s the finding of new research that reveals that both words and tone matter when humans communicate with canines.<p>Researchers studied 13 trained dogs in Hungary. The canines were …

Paleontology

Tech Deals: Lenovo Laptop, 4K LG Monitor, The Division For Xbox One, More

With the week drawing to a close, we thought now would be a great time to share some of the best discounts in the world of tech that we have come …

Arduino Wearable Created To Reduce Whiplash And Concussion On The Battlefield And Beyond (video)

High school student Berto Garcia has used the power of Arduino to develop a new system that can be used by soldiers and possibly football players to …

We could bring the woolly mammoth back to life, but should we?

While a real-life <i>Jurassic Park</i> may not be opening any time soon, bringing back more recently-extinct species, like the woolly mammoth or the dodo, is …

Paleontology

Nintendo on Its Theme Park Plans -- "It's a Huge Opportunity"

Nintendo is bringing its franchises and characters to Universal Studios theme parks in Florida and Japan. While these parks have yet to open and specific rides and attractions have not been announced, Nintendo sounds quite optimistic about what it can achieve.<p>"It's a huge opportunity," Nintendo of …

Universal Studios

Console Transitions Can Be "Super Disruptive," Xbox Scorpio Aims to Fix That

The Xbox Scorpio device will usher in a new wave of thinking as it relates to console generations.<p>On the latest Inner Circle podcast, Xbox director Albert Penello spoke about how the new Scorpio device, which launches in 2017, is Microsoft's attempt at "thinking beyond console generations." While …

Retrogaming

Microsoft rolls out new Xbox One system update, Windows 10 build 14393.1040

Last month, before it had even begun the rollout for PCs, Microsoft released the Windows 10 Anniversary Update for the Xbox One - although, …

This Video Game Marriage Proposal Will Make Your Cold, Black Heart Grow Three Sizes

Gaming has become a lot more than just playing games. For many of us, we grew up playing games and a large part of our childhoods involve the cool games that we played, loved, and obsessed over, to the point now where gamer culture (even if problematic at times) is right up there with being a <i>Star</i> …

Mega Man

Scientists Have Finally Shown That These Ancient Stones Align With The Sun And Moon

500 years before Stonehenge.<p>For the first time, Australian researchers have found statistical proof that the earliest standing stone monuments in …

Astronomy

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Pentagon says Pokémon Go threatens U.S. national security

From our friends at<p><b>BY SHANE DIXON KAVANAUGH</b><p>The force behind the world’s strongest military is apparently no match against an army of virtual …

This Is The Worlds First Xbox One S Laptop

For the past few years Edward Zarick has been taking apart Xbox and PlayStation game consoles and rebuilding them as laptop-style computers.<p>And now …