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The Most Disappointing Video Games Of 2014

2014 was a decent year for video games, but it was also a year filled with disappointments.<p>The following games aren’t necessarily the <i>worst</i> games of 2014. Indeed, some even made the Forbes Best Video Games of 2014 list.<p>There were some undeniably bad games released in 2014, but this list is comprised …

CES

Alienware Turns The Gaming PC On Its Head With New Area-51 Design

The rock group Queen had a popular song back in the day, that Alienware’s latest gaming PC somehow manages to harken back, ringing in my schoolboy head – <i>Fat Bottom Girls</i>, you make the rockin world go-round. Teenaged bravado aside, I do realize I’m dating myself but then again, I’m genuinely …

Microsoft reveals DirectX 12 - and it's coming to Xbox One

<b>Update 21/3/14 07:30:</b> Microsoft tells us the PC Forza demo "was simply a rendering tech demo to showcase the power and ease of development for DX12. …

Gaming

Total War: Rome 2's Patch 10 unleashed upon Steam | PC Invasion

With a new expansion on the way (Hannibal at the Gates, on 25 March,) it seems timely to have another <i>Total War: Rome 2</i> patch. This one is Patch 10, …

DirectX 12 revealed, coming in late 2015 | PC Invasion

Who’s ready for some hot and heavy graphics API (application programming interface) news? Great, because Microsoft has just spent the past few hours …

DayZ Standalone/Warlock2: The Exiled - Eurogamer Let's Play LIVE #12

Microsoft talks PS4 sales: "This is a marathon, not a sprint"

Microsoft exec Phil Harrison has defended the Xbox One's ongoing sales battle with PlayStation 4 as "a marathon, not a sprint" in response to Sony's …

Top 5: Superhero Themed Games

Microsoft Is Working With Virtual Reality, Too

Everyone’s doing it. The Virtual Reality focus at this week’s Game Developer’s Conference may have been on Sony's Project Morpheus and the Oculus Rift, but we can rest assured that no major technology company is ignoring a product with the potential to change so much. IGN caught up with Microsoft …

Valve's Social Engineering Campaign Against Cheaters is Out of Bounds

The conflict between cheaters and fair-play advocates is an old one in game culture, mostly left to individual discretion in earlier days. Now that competitive online play has become a bigger part of the game industry, with League of Legends, StarCraft 2, DotA 2, and the hat-happy Team Fortress 2, …

Xbox One Sales Nearly Surge Past PlayStation 4

The PlayStation 4 sold better than its rival Xbox One on U.S. retail shelves in February, but only just, according to the latest data released by the NPD Group.<p>Read more here.

PlayStation 4

Respawn Responds To 'Titanfall' Accusations

The hype for upcoming Xbox One shooter <i>Titanfall</i> is at fever-pitch. Go to any gaming site on the web and you’re bound to find at least a few fresh previews or pontifications on the mech-and-parkour online shooter.<p>(Sadly, only <i>Flappy Bird</i> and its cohort of clones are getting more press right now.)<p>When …

Microsoft invites Xbox One owners to test future updates

Microsoft is inviting a select number of Xbox One owners to test its upcoming March dashboard update. The software giant is planning to release an update next month focused on improving the multiplayer Xbox Live features, party chat, and friends app. Microsoft is randomly selecting Xbox One users …

Xbox One media remote coming in March

Microsoft is giving users a more traditional remote interface to use with Xbox One, with the release of the "media remote." It will be used to …

Streaming

Thief launch trailer is strangely conspicuous | PC Invasion

You’d think that for a game called <i>Thief</i>, which is ostensibly about hiding in the shadows and going around undetected, you’d have to do some pretty …

BF4: Vehicle Change List

PS4 vs Xbox One: which is the better media player?

<i>This article was originally published in February 2014, and much of the information is now out of date. But not to worry - Digital Foundry</i> …

Televisions