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Steam's Holiday Encore Sale gives you a second chance at some of the biggest games of 2014

The Steam Holiday Encore Sale is now on, giving you a second chance at 40 of the most popular Holiday Sale deals up until Jan. 2 at 10 a.m. PT.<p>Sales include new and classic games at up to 85 percent off. You can also expect to see a few stand-outs from 2014, including <i>Game of Thrones:</i> <i>A Telltale</i> …

The Most Epic Video Game Moments of 2014

Doing what video games do best.<p>As video game budgets continue to climb and hardware continues to become more and more powerful, the number of …

Extreme Sports

This Nighttime Shoot Involved 9,000 Pounds of Gear and Skiers Covered with 7,000 LEDs

The film ‘Afterglow’ by Sweetgrass Productions doesn’t even officially release until October 19th, and yet it’s already being hailed as “one of the …

Super Smash Bros. for Wii U gets Board Game mode and Stage Creator, according to Amazon listing

Nintendo is releasing two Smash Bros. games this year. While they are identical in some respects, each has different modes. And now, thanks to an online retailer, we finally have some idea what that looks like on Wii U.<p>Super Smash Bros. for Wii U has two new features that you won’t find in any …

Is Civilization: Beyond Earth any good?

<i>Civilization: Beyond Earth</i> is a lenticulated trick of light, like those pictures of ghosts you see in trashy bars; one moment a pre-Raphaelite beauty, the next a snarling corpse.<p>For a while, it seems like a whole entity, glowing with vitality and life. But then, it shades into a bony darkness, an …

Multiplayer Revealed in New 1080p/60fps Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain Footage

Tune in this Thursday at 3am PT/6am ET.<p>IGN has the first look at Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain's multiplayer in glorgious 1080p/60fps right …

The best gaming laptops for 2018

Gaming laptops are a serious investment compared to a console or even a decent desktop computer, although there are advantages to a gaming rig you can pick up and take on the move.<p>While many purists will attest to the power and adaptability of a gaming desktop PC, if you need a piece of kit that …

PlayStation Network goes down following cyberattacks

Sony may be experiencing a few unpleasant flashbacks this weekend. Both the PlayStation Network and Sony Online Entertainment (SOE) are slowly recovering from a denial of service attack that flooded their server connections, kicking many gamers offline. The group claiming responsibility, Lizard …

Premier League: Everton v Arsenal – in pictures

The best images from from Goodison Park where Arséne Wenger’s team have it all to play for against a strong Everton team

Mario Kart 8 news

Mercedes Benz Karts arrive as free downloadable content<p>Although the Wii comfortably outsold PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360, Nintendo’s latest console, the Wii U, hasn’t been as successful. That’s left Nintendo open to ideas it might previously have dismissed. For example, next week sees the launch of …

Plants Vs Zombies: Garden Warfare review

PS3 & PS4; Electronic Arts; £21.99-£29.86<p>Starting life as a PC game, before being recreated on nearly a dozen other formats, Plants Vs Zombies has been a surprise hit. And, because Electronic Arts now owns the developer that made it, that success is in the process of being turned into a franchise. …

Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris is Absolutely Hysterical

Folie à quatre.<p>For most developers, a press demo for an anticipated new title going off-script is their worst nightmare. We're a notoriously fickle …

Two goldfish duke it out playing Street Fighter on Twitch

Forget Pokemon. Two battle-hardened goldfish are vying for bragging rights by taking each other on in Street Fighter.<p>It all started innocently enough when a pet fish's owner decided to rig up an aquarium to let the swimming creature trigger Pokemon game commands. Throw in a live feed over popular …

Street Fighter

Thai Tour Operators Come Out Swinging Against Internet Tour Guides

Tour operators are facing difficulties fixing problems arising from illegal tour guides using international tourism websites to promote their …

Mario Kart Can Reduce Stress

Luigi might look perpetually pissed-off in <i>Mario Kart 8</i> but the player controlling him isn't. A new study suggests that video games can play an …

Retrogaming

Images of Felines Morphed with Their Owners in Photo Series 'Undercats'

Do you agree with the observation of some that pets eventually resemble their owners? Well Sebastian Magnani makes a pretty strong case for that …

Cats

Cleveland's Mike Pettine isn't ready to name a starting QB

Cleveland first-year Coach <b>Mike Pettine</b> still hasn't chosen his Week 1 starting quarterback, and that's not his fault.<p>Brian Hoyerand Johnny Manzielhaven't convinced him — or anyone, really — that they deserve the job.<p>Pettine had been expected to announce during a teleconference on Tuesday whether …

Hearthstone's Curse of Naxxramas finale, the Frostwyrm Lair, is now live

We’ve done it. We made it past all of the Curse of Naxxramas bosses we’ve encountered so far, and we are finally ready to push through to the end.<p>Developer Blizzard unleashed the final part of its Curse of Naxxramas downloadable content for Hearthstone. The last of five episodes went live at a …

The Simpsons takes a swipe at Clash of Clans

Tired of just tapping your way through <i>The Simpsons</i> mobile game, creating your own private Springfield, waiting for your energy donuts to replenish?<p>It appears that publisher Electronic Arts has heard your “Doh!” and has added a new bit of gameplay to <i>The Simpsons: Tapped Out</i> that is not-so-sneakily …

Things You Have To Explain To People Who've Never Worked In A Theme Park

<i>By Matt Meltzer</i><p><i>Credit: Flickr user Bruce Tuten</i><p>When you're a kid, the thought of spending the whole day in a magical world populated by superheroes and princesses seems like an impossible dream. Then one day you see a flier at the local community college saying Disney is hiring "summer interns" and …

Walt Disney Company

In Order To Get To Heaven, You'll Have To Take The Stairs

If Heaven <i>is</i> a place on earth, you're probably going to find it in these five places. Specifically, one of the so-called stairways to Heaven we found spread out all around the world are guiding tourists and locals to incredible views and perfect-picture opps.<p>From the tip-top of O'ahu to the endless …

The guidelines for making a game a week, every week

Can you be creative without constraints?<p>Adriel Wallick, better known in the game jam community under the moniker MsMinotaur, has been making one game a week, every week, for the past 38 weeks. Her answer to the question above, following a period of pure creative freedom which resulted in a lot of …

Hitting the beach in hijab in Iran

The ocean is usually a sign of freedom, immense freedom. Standing on the shore the sea stretches the horizon. Even the sky is a reflection of its colour. Walking along the shore, taking in the sounds of the ocean drowns out the noise of the city. As you train your gaze on its vastness, it can put …