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Polygon Live: The Assembly | Polygon E3 2015

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'Fallout 4 Pip-Boy Edition' Is Selling Out All Over The Place

Bethesda has given us a pip-boy, and it turns out that we really, <i>really</i> want it. For those that aren’t familiar, the pip-boy is a wrist mounted computer from the Fallout series that doubles as your in-game menu, and Bethesda has turned it into one of the best collector’s edition bonuses in recent …

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Battlefield 4 review

The Battlefield series has built its reputation on memorable moments. Some epic, some intimate, some barely believable--YouTube is filled with clips …

Alternate Reality Game puzzle design

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How to Go From Game Programming Beginner to Expert

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Why Game Mechanics Create Deeper Emotional Impact than Stories

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The Novelist: exploring heavy choices and the price of dreams

<i>The Novelist</i> is as much an exercise in emotional resilience as it is in storytelling.<p>Creator and industry veteran Kent Hudson demoed his latest project to Polygon during Indie Press Day, an event held in San Francisco for developers to showcase their in-progress work. According to Hudson, the game …

Why the Xbox One is scaring gamers

Advertisement<p>20 Comments<p>In the two weeks since Microsoft unveiled the Xbox One, gamers have raised some questions about its latest-generation …

CIA-Funded Startup Palantir Denies Link to NSA — but They Both Make a 'Prism'

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>On a Friday full of tech-land denials and government distancing and no real answers about how the …

Google's Larry Page denies PRISM involvement, says secrecy 'undermines the freedoms we all cherish'

Google CEO Larry Page has taken to the company's blog today to address PRISM, the secret data mining project of the NSA and FBI that came into public focus yesterday. In a letter addressed directly to Google's customers, Page echoes Google's official statement on the matter, insisting his company …

iOS 7, OS X 10.9, MacBooks And iRadio: What To Expect At WWDC 2013

Apple is set to deliver its WWDC keynote address on Monday June 10, and there are bound to be a lot of new things revealed on that day. The exact details remain shrouded in mystery, but as with every major Apple event, there have been lots of leaks and rumors leading up to this one, so we can at …

Google patents new facial recognition technology to let users unlock phones with a wink and a smile

Google first implemented face-unlock in ICS, and since then, it's been hard at work improving the feature and acquiring new IP related to it. Last fall, the search giant patented a way for multiple users to use face-unlock on a single device. This week it obtained a new patent for a method that …

On the Hunt for the NSA Wiretapping Leaker

In the wake of a pair of eye-opening reports on the government's domestic phone and internet monitoring programs, officials are turning their …

Play this: 'Save the Date,' a dating sim like no other

Paper Dino Software's <i>Save the Date</i> is a rather unique game. You play as an unnamed character who is tasked with arranging a date with the object of your affections, Felicia. It plays out as series of multiple-choice questions, but after spending some time with the game, you'll discover that the …

Boundless Informant: the NSA's secret tool to track global surveillance data

The National Security Agency has developed a powerful tool for recording and analysing where its intelligence comes from, raising questions about its …

Through a PRISM darkly: Tracking the ongoing NSA surveillance story

Advertisement<p>25 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / Lightspring<p>It was a relatively quiet week for internet news until <i>Guardian</i> blogger Glenn Greenwald …

'Game Of Thrones': Behind Catelyn's Death Scene With Michelle Fairley

<b>Note: Do not read on if you have not yet seen Season 3, Episode 9 on HBO's "Game of Thrones," "The Rains of Castamere."</b><p>Earlier this season, Catelyn Stark (Michelle Fairley) delivered a monologue suggesting that there is a curse on House Stark -- and that it's all her fault.<p>But the Irish actress …

'Transformers 4': Michael Bay Reveals New (Pre-Transformed) Car

Andrew Cooper<p>Over on Michael Bay's official website, the director has been uploading photos of vehicles that will be featured in next summer's robo-tastic "Transformers 4." It's kind of a nifty reveal -- without spoiling anything, Bay is able to tell us which cars will eventually transform into …

Trailer for PS4's Psychological Thriller Game DAYLIGHT - E3 2013

SO DARK - Short Film About a Vampire with a Code

MAN OF STEEL Nightline Special - "Why We Need Superheroes"

After Earth – review

Little is expected now from the once fashionable director of such movies as <i>The Sixth Sense</i> and <i>Signs</i>, and this dystopian SF movie is his most …

The 17 Most Terrifying Movie Masks

As if the concept of a night when all crime is legal isn't scary enough, in the new thriller "The Purge,"Ethan Hawke's nice family is terrorized by strangers in ironically cheery plastic masks -- and they're definitely not there to trick or treat.<p>Super-disturbing masks also feature heavily in …

So, you want to spend the rest of your life in Tamriel? Then look forward to hearing more about the upcoming Elder Scrolls Online MMO at E3 2013! We round up details on the game in the latest Road to E3: http://l.gamespot.com/19NjiNR

It's safe to say Tom McShea's review of The Last of Us has stirred up a bit of controversy. Johnny goes to investigate on this week's Feedbackula. http://l.gamespot.com/14HmGUN

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