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Why some fans are battling with Notch over Minecraft changes

Around the world, millions of people enjoy playing <i>Minecraft</i>, one of the most successful video games of all time.<p>But an argument has broken out between Mojang, the maker of <i>Minecraft</i>, and the many companies and people which host <i>Minecraft</i> multiplayer servers, and who charge for their services, which …

Video games and violence: a parents' guide

Video games offer experiences that reflect and draw from the full gamut of human experience. However, as with blockbuster films, many of the most popular titles fall within a narrower band and feature violence more frequently.<p>Chart-Track’s top selling games of 2013 are littered with severe …

IGN Originals: Watch Dogs Song Parody - 'Call Me Aiden' - IGN Video

Eavesdropping, robbing innocents and hacking traffic. Is it just us or is the star of Watch Dogs a bit of a creep?

Zampella clears up confusion about “the future of Titanfall” showcased at Austin launch event

There was some confusion today about what new Titanfall information would be revealed at the game’s midnight launch event in Austin on Monday.<p>Speaking on Larry Hryb’s podcast, Major Nelson Radio, Senior Xbox Evangelist at Microsoft Jeff Rubenstein said that in addition to playing through maps we …

Microsoft wants targeted political ads on Xbox Live dashboard, courting conservatives

Microsoft wants politicians to pay for targeted ads that will appear on the Xbox Live dashboard and other Microsoft products.<p>The Washington Post reports that Microsoft officials were handing out promotional materials for this purpose this Thursday at the Conservative Political Action Conference …

How Flight Rising’s creator went from developer to deputy

Darren Hill nearly died on New Year's Day.<p>It was a little after 4 a.m. The 29-year-old Pasco County sheriff's deputy was driving along State Road 54 in Wesley Chapel, Fla. when a red Ford F-150 veered into his lane and struck his patrol car head-on.<p>Hill, who was too injured to speak, managed to …