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Sam MachkovechThe "final" version of the Steam Controller.9 more images in gallerySAN FRANCISCO—Enough press releases, enough GDC teases. On …Computer Hardware
Join International Rescue, avert disasters, and foil the Hood’s evil scheme in THUNDERBIRDS, the new co-op game from Matt Leacock
EA has shut down Maxis Emeryville, the main Maxis studio and longrunning developer behind SimCity and Spore, among other games. Though the Maxis brand …Maxis
Beamdog president Trent Oster discusses remastering and re-releasing fantasy role-playing video game Baldur's Gate more than a decade after it was …Edmonton
I was over at Slitherine yesterday talking to director Iain McNeil and–you’re gonna love this–he told me that Apple have …Buzz Aldrin
Unreal Engine 4 is Now Free for Everyone, Breaking Economic and Gender Barriers One Game At a Time - Cool++
Last year, Unreal Engine 4 surprised the world by making the subscription for using the engine only $19 a month; now, they’ve made the engine even …Game Development
I just made I, I, I, II, III. It's an elegant 2 player game and can be learned and played very quickly. We think it works, but feel free to break it!
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Poking about on the Guild Wars 2 website yesterday I found their repository of concept art. I say “found” as if that was hard. It’s literally right …Concept Art
It’s rare that anyone plays a game exactly as written. In some cases, we don’t understand the rules, or misinterpret what the designer wrote. …Game Design
Everyone's finding a way to honor Star Trek's Leonard Nimoy, who died on Friday at the age of 83. Star Trek Online developer Cryptic Studios has announced that it is building a permanent memorial to Nimoy — and Spock — in the world of the 2010 MMO. Nimoy's connection to Star Trek Online goes deeper …Star Trek
Paizo and DriveThruCards are delighted to announce their partnership and today’s release of the Pathfinder Adventure Card Game Community Card …Pathfinder
Halo: Combat Evolved is now the latest game to join the ranks of the Twitch Plays phenomenon, and it's absolutely painful to watch.
Previous Twitch Plays entries, including Pokemon and Legend of Zelda, featured gameplay where actions are triggered by commands written in the Twitch chat stream. In …Halo
Tomorrow night, Friday night, I’ll be starting a 24hr marathon gaming session to support my friends at CaliCan Rescue. I’m one of the folk who’ve …Death Row
Artificial intelligence, machines and software with the ability to think for themselves, can be used for a variety of applications ranging from …Atari
Assemble the minions! [Image by Gunther Schmidl]I don’t think I’ve concealed my gaming man-crush on designer Vlaada Chvátil very well. It’s not just …Trance
Steam is a gaming juggernaut on the PC. While everyone knows it's great for managing your game libraryand getting sweet deals, there are a ton of …Power User
In through the nose, out through the mouth.The surest tell that you’re playing a good turn-based game is how readily it induces Inter-Turn Apnea. You …Sid Meier
If you're a game company looking to release an HD remake this year (and looking at the 2015 release schedule, there are plenty of you out there), …Homeworld 2
Zombie action thriller Dying Light came out three weeks ago in North America, but is only now arriving in the UK, due for a release on Friday.
So, in order to stir up some much-needed Google juice publisher Techland today announced a completely nutty special edition, coming in with a price tag of …Zombies
Sid Meier's Starships is a wild departure from the Civilization series from whence it sprung. Its mechanics are all streamlined versions of their counterparts in Firaxis' long-running strategy series, and understanding all those changes can be tricky. In the 15-minute video above, we break down the …Sid Meier
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Before I joined Gearbox Software, I worked at Destructoid as a features editor. I worked there from 2006 to 2010 and specialized in highlighting indie …Game Design
Kanye West is working on a video game that’s based off of one of his recently released singles, Only One.West made his big reveal during a radio …Kanye West
The stakes on competitive gaming are only going up; these days it's not rare for huge, real-money stakes during events, and the specter of software-based cheats surrounds the business.
Catching software that's meant to give someone an unfair advantage, and using other forms of software to try to …Computer Hardware
We can fight off the sandman for a while, but after a certain point, sleeplessness leads to temporary madness and – just maybe – death, discovers Adam Hadhazy.
It’s surprising how we spend our lives. Reach your 78th birthday and according to some back-of-the-envelope calculations, you will have …Sleep