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Sony Trademarks Two PlayStation Games: Entwined and Kill Strain - IGN Video

The PlayStation 4 era is still very young, but in support of the new console, Sony hasn't been shy in releasing (and showing off) new IP.

7 famous actors with surprising game performances

I always watch the credits when I finish a game. I use it as time to unwind and reflect on what I’ve “accomplished” and decide if I enjoyed my experience. I even do that with Ubisoft-developed games, and those credits are always like 25 minutes long because of all of the localizations.<p>And I read …

Nintendo's Original Game Boy Turns 25

On April 21, 1989, Nintendo released the original Game Boy in Japan. It was built like a brick and rendered a mixture of black and gray pixels on a muddy green background. The console wasn’t light, slender or powerful, but it was the trigger for a new culture around video games and changed people’s …

Castlevania director Koji Igarashi exits Konami — the latest high-profile developer to step away from long-time gig

The man that turned Castlevania games into a genre on PlayStation and Game Boy Advance is done with the series … at least as an employee of Japanese publisher Konami.<p>Producer Koji Igarashi, also known as “Iga,” has left Konami. He is striking out to start his own development studio that will focus …

SoftBank invests in game developer Turbo — via its Korean VC arm

Extending its global reach, SoftBank is announcing that its Korean venture arm is investing in New York game development studio Turbo.<p>The investment, from SoftBank Ventures Korea, is a reflection of the global nature of today’s game business, where it’s increasingly common to see cross-border …

How To Get Out of a Gaming Funk

Can't find anything to play? Nothing really clicking for you right now? It's okay. This sort of thing happens. We're here to help you out of your …

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Stunning Images Of The Dinka People Of Southern Sudan And Their Way Of Life

<b>Photographers Carol Beckwith and Angela Fisher</b> have come up with a stunning series featuring the people and lifestyle of the Dinka tribe in the South …

The 30 greatest video games that time forgot – part two

It's the second instalment in our look at games that perhaps don't invoke as much warmhearted nostalgia as they really ought to. Some of these were huge at the time, but have since been overlooked, other managed to slip completely under the radar.<p>Many of these will be familiar to veteran gamers, …

5 Reasons Why Valve's 'Steam Machines' Won't Disrupt The Video Game Industry

There’s plenty of hype and excitement over the coming of the Steam Machine—a Linux-powered gaming PC designed for big-screen (formerly known as Steam Box.)<p>The Valve-spearheaded project looks to be as much an attempt to distance PC gaming from Windows as it is a push into the living room. Valve, the …

Austria's Beautiful Mountainside Thermal Retreat

Located in Oberlngenfeld, Austria, the <i>Aqua Dome</i> is an impressive contemporary spa and retreat found at the foothills of the area's scenic mountains. Using the rocky backdrop for inspiration, many of the structures featured at the lodge reflect the shapes and forms found within the surrounding …

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The future of transportation — as seen by a sci-fi author

<i>William Hertling is one of my favorite science fiction writers. If you are in the tech industry and haven’t read his books Avogadro Corp, A.I. Apocalypse, and The Last Firewall, I encourage you to go get them now on your Kindle and get after it. You’ll thank me later. In the mean time, following</i> …

What an eyeful: the world's most beautiful buildings

Straight away we'll say that this isn't a top 10 list. There are just far too many styles of buildings, each worthy of a top 50: sacred buildings, homes, skyscrapers, theatres...<p>Instead, this is a list showing the variety of architectural beauty across the globe - and pointing you in the direction …