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What would you be like if you set off a nuke … twice? Just Cause 3 has answers

The first episode of <i>Just Cause 3</i>'s new developer diary series shows how the developers at Avalanche Studios evolved a character who tends to go nuclear — <i>literally, get it</i>?<p>Another question worth asking : Is Rico Rodriguez a good guy? It depends on where you stand in <i>Just Cause 2</i>'s Panau or Medici, …

PlayStation 4
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How The Marriage Of Windows 10 And Xbox One Will Help Microsoft

Windows 10 is out today, though by “out” I mean you will likely be sitting around waiting for your computer to update until some sentient Microsoft AI deems you worthy enough to upgrade. When that does finally happen, however, you’ll find a whole host of new features to play with, and specifically, …


Blizzard is revealing the next World of Warcraft expansion at Gamescom

The World of Warcraft is about to get a bit bigger.<p>Blizzard announced today that it’ll reveal the next major expansion for its popular massively multiplayer online role-playing game at the Gamescom conference, which takes place in Cologne, Germany from August 6 through August 9. The announcement …

World of Warcraft

Nintendo’s share price up 5% thanks to late president Satoru Iwata keeping his promise

This is the first time in more than a decade that publisher Nintendo has reported its quarterly financial results without its president Satoru Iwata. The gaming company chief died earlier this month, but he left the Mario maker in strong position.<p>Nintendo’s share price has surged up 5.6 percent to …

Animal Crossing

World of Warcraft's sixth expansion will be revealed next week at Gamescom

Despite heavily implying that patch 6.2 wouldn't be the final content patch for the <i>World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor</i> expansion, Blizzard has revealed that new content for the latest expansion is done, and the publisher is almost ready to unveil what's next.<p>In a post on the official <i>World of</i> …

World of Warcraft
Lara Croft

Daily Deals: Project Cars, 1TB SSD, PS4 and Xbox One Bundle Deals

New low price for Project Cars.<p>Want more deals? Join the IGN Deals Newsletter.<p>Today's Big Deals<p><b>Project Cars Is $40</b><p>Best Buy has discounted the racing …

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Nuclear Energy
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Occipital captures a new $13M funding round for 3D imaging technology

San Francisco-based startup Occipital, which makes 3D sensing hardware and software, said today it’s collected a new $13 million round of venture funding. The funds come from Intel Capital, Shea Ventures, and Grishin Robotics, and existing investor Foundry Group.<p>Occipital’s first product was a 3D …


Hearthstone is getting very expensive, and complicated, for a casual game

On July 22, Blizzard announced the second expansion set for <i>Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft</i>, its popular online collectible-card game.<p>This expansion, called <i>The Grand Tournament</i>, will add another 132 cards to the existing pool of about 560.<p>On one hand, a new expansion is exciting for <i>Hearthstone</i> fans. …

World of Warcraft

Xbox Live is down again as some gamers have difficulty logging on (update)

<i>Updated at 4:45 p.m. Pacific time on Wednesday, July 29: Microsoft says Xbox Live is back up and running.</i><p>Last night and early this morning, it was PlayStation Network that was having troubles. Today, it’s Xbox Live.<p>Microsoft’s online gaming infrastructure is running into errors and keeping many …


'Titanfall' is going free-to-play in Asia

Free-to-play games are big business outside of America and <i>Titanfall</i> is the next big shooter joining the ranks of <i>Halo</i> and <i>Call of Duty</i> in taking that route. Publisher Electronic Arts is working with Nexon (the company behind <i>Maple Story</i> and <i>FIFA Online 3</i>) to take developer Respawn Entertainment's …

South-east Asia

Fallout 4 is getting a limited edition Loot Crate

Loot Crate will release a limited edition <i>Fallout 4</i> crate coinciding with the game's release on Nov. 10, organizers announced today.<p>Loot Crate bundles together monthly packages for a recurring fee of $13.95 (plus shipping) featuring toys, geek memorabilia and more. Loot Crate organizers won't be …

Gaming Industry

The puzzles, nostalgia and many death screens of the new King's Quest

<b>Watch on YouTube | Subscribe to Polygon on YouTube</b><p>The first chapter in The Odd Gentlemen's episodic reboot of King's Quest has an interesting fusion of classic adventure game mechanics and modern ideas. For example, a lot of the time, puzzles won't have just one solution, subverting the super …


How to download and install Windows 10 without using Windows Update

Windows 10 launched today (read our review), but because Microsoft is releasing its new OS in waves, not everyone can get it right away. Furthermore, some users are having trouble with Windows Update (on one of my PCs, I got an error last night, and this morning it simply got stuck on “Checking for …

Tomb Raider

Toy Soldiers: War Chest launches Aug. 11

<i>Toy Soldiers: War Chest</i>, the third installment of Signal Studios' acclaimed action-strategy franchise, will launch on Aug. 11, publisher Ubisoft announced today. The game will be available for PlayStation 4, Windows PC and Xbox One.<p>The standard game is $14.99 and is only available digitally. Four …