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Yep, gameplay video shows Lawbreakers is a CliffyB shooter

Nexon showed off the first gameplay video from Cliff Bleszinski’s new first-person shooter game Lawbreakers.<p>In advance of the PAX Prime game fan event in Seattle, the trailer from Bleszinski’s Boss Key Productions, the developer, and publisher Nexon shows off the different characters that you can …

Call of Duty (Video Game)

What is it like to have never felt an emotion?

Some people seem to lack the capacity to feel joy, sorrow or love. David Robson discovers the challenges and surprising advantages of “alexithymia”.<p>Caleb is telling me about the birth of his son, now eight months old. “You know you hear parents say that the first time they looked at their kid, they …

Twitch Plays Dark Souls is happening right now

Last year, the collective Twitch community played and somehow managed to complete the original <i>Pokémon</i> for Game Boy through the streaming video service, exclusively through Twitch chat input. That crowdsourced, brute force effort was known as Twitch Plays Pokémon. Now, the community is tackling …

Receive a Shiny Rayquaza in Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire

Available now through September 14.<p>Nintendo is distributing a free Shiny Rayquaza for a limited time to Pokemon Omega Ruby Version and Pokemon Alpha …

Blizzard's huge 'World of Warcraft: Legion' expansion hits beta this year

Blizzard ended 2014 with a promise to release bigger, better expansions faster -- and today at Gamescom it finally showed off the goods. The next <i>World of Warcraft</i> expansion is called <i>Legion</i>, and like its name, its additions to the game world are many. <i>Legion</i> will bump the max player level up to 110 …

Fastest Way to Level Up in Dungeon Defenders 2 - IGN Plays - IGN Video

This method provides the hands down best experience for the time and effort invested in Dungeon Defenders 2.

Abyss Odyssey is like Spelunky meets Smash Bros.

<b>Watch on YouTube | Subscribe to Polygon on YouTube</b><p><i>Abyss Odyssey</i> is, wait for it, a roguelike-platformer-brawler-fighting game set in a warlock's nightmare in early 20th century Chile. It's a big, bold mix of gameplay elements, mystical character designs and procedurally generated fantasy …

This new war game takes just about every fantasy genre ever and smashes it all together in a bloody mess

The "Total War" series has set off along a new path, and that path is fraught with giant monsters, wizards, Roman centurion soldiers, dragons, giant birds, and all sorts of other madness. This trailer gives fans a look at its upcoming "Warhammer" game, which will bring the intricate real-time …

Monsters

Why is Russia sending bombers close to U.S. airspace?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Two Russian bombers intercepted by U.S. fighter jets off the California coast on July Fourth could be seen as having raised a metaphorical middle finger to the United States.<p>"Good morning, American pilots. We are here to greet you on your Fourth of July Independence Day," they said, …

Military

7 Minutes of Sword Art Online: Lost Song - IGN Video

Kirito, Asuna, and Leafa take on a dragon and other creatures in flying and ground combat.

The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time hits Wii U’s Virtual Console today

One of Nintendo’s most popular games in its storied, decades-long history is on a new platform.<p>The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time is available today on the Wii U via the system’s Virtual Console store. This is the original Nintendo 64 version which came out in 1998. You can buy it for $10.<p>Ocarina …

Retrogaming

The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes Director Talks Outfits, Online Co-op, and PVP

We spoke to director Hiromasa Shikata about Nintendo’s multiplayer-focused Zelda game.<p>As the director of The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds, …

The Legend of Zelda

Latest Dragon Ball Movie Levels Up In First Official Trailer

The recent <i>Dragon Ball</i> movie <i>Resurrection of F</i> is gearing up for its Western release this August and we’ve now been graced with its first official Western trailer.<p>The movie was already released back in Japan this April and also received a very limited Western showing, with English subtitles, but this …

Anime

America's Largest Mental Hospital Is a Jail

At Cook County, where a third of those incarcerated suffer from psychological disorders, officials are looking for ways to treat inmates less like prisoners and more like patients.<p>It was 9 o’clock in the morning at Cook County Jail, but in the subterranean holding cells where dozens await their …

Light photographed as a wave and a particle for the first time ever - Factor

Wanted man captured thanks to facial recognition<p>A Chinese man who was wanted by police for “economic crimes” – which can include anything from tax …

Old periodic table could resolve today’s element placement dispute

If you ever want to open a chemistry theme restaurant, you should be sure to furnish it with 118 tables — one for each element. Note that it could …

Here’s how Sony is going to make up for the PSN outage

PlayStation Network went down on Christmas as the result of a cyberattack, and it kept people from playing games on PlayStation 4 and other Sony consoles for days. Here’s how the company plans on making it up to you.<p>In an effort to compensate fans and to get off to a good start in 2015, Sony …

PlayStation Plus

You must watch Funny or Die’s hilarious ‘leaked footage’ of NYPD body cams

Now that police in New York City have started wearing body cameras, <i>Funny or Die</i> has decided to have some fun at New York’s finest’s expense by making …

South Park takes on Oculus Rift, really F---s with your head

Nothing is real when the Oculus Rift invades <i>South Park</i>.<p>If you're having trouble with the video give this a try.<p>Now, this is going to be very hard for you to comprehend, but none of what you just read and saw is real...

Watch all of World of Warcraft's hourlong documentary here

Teased earlier this week, the hourlong documentary celebrating the 10th anniversary of <i>World of Warcraft</i> is now live. You can watch it all right here.<p><i>World of Warcraft: Looking for Group</i> is a comprehensive treatment of the game, its contribution to video gaming and the culture surrounding it. It …

Q&A: What Supplements Should I Take?

There are supplements out there that are changing people’s lives. There are also some that are wasting people’s hard-earned money. And the media, …

Train Super Smash Bros. amiibos, get the girl?

Nintendo shared a new video on its YouTube channel detailing how amiibo figurines will work with <i>Super Smash Bros</i> for Wii U... albeit in a very roundabout way.<p>The video above tells a story of unrequited prepubescent love. In an effort to impress the girl he likes — an older woman who appears to be a …

A New Microscope Can See Inside Moving Cells In Real Time, and There Are Videos

Erik Betzig just won a Nobel Prize for his new microscope—his follow up is even better.<p>Earlier this month, Virginia scientist Eric Betzig won a Nobel Prize for a new type of microscopy he developed. Today, he published a new paper that arguably blows that Nobel-winning research out of the water.<p>His …

This Week on the PSN (October 21, 2014)

Lots to browse on PS4, PS3, and Vita alike.<p>Every Tuesday, Sony drops a bunch of new stuff onto the PlayStation Network. Those with a PlayStation 4, …

Advancing Warfare: The Wheel of Shooter Evolution Between Call of Duty, Halo, Titanfall and Destiny

The latest trailer for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare has debuted, showcasing a game full of “enhanced combat” where soldiers wearing exoskeletons are leaping and dashing through levels in way that is reminiscent of more than a few past series.<p>And then you can look to Destiny, made by the creators …

Meet the 12-Year-Old CEO Who Runs a $150,000 Business

<i>This post is in partnership with Inc., which offers useful advice, resources and insights to entrepreneurs and business owners. The article below was</i> …

Watch Destiny's Vault of Glass raid boss go down in 17 seconds

The Vault of Glass is the best and most challenging thing in <i>Destiny</i> right now, and completing it is the ultimate achievement. Doing so requires a team of six high-level players working in close coordination with each other, and the right mix of skill, teamwork and kick-ass gear can produce …

Destiny's story, explained

YouTube user Marszie has undertaken a daunting task: to recap and explain the story of <i>Destiny</i>. In a video fittingly named "<i>Destiny</i>'s story in 4 minutes (give or take ten minutes)," he goes through the entire plot, within the context of how the story elements relate to the tasks given to the …

'Destiny's' Loot Cave Is A Feature, Not A Bug

You can’t keep a good grind down.<p>As Dave Thier noted yesterday, no sooner than the first of <i>Destiny’s</i> so-called “loot caves” was shut down by a patch-happy Bungie, another loot cave was discovered. Thier likens this to playing Whac-A-Mole—a fitting concept for a video game. When one cave is brought …