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Minecraft Gets New Features and Ubisoft Responds to Watch Dogs Backlash - IGN Daily Fix - IGN Video

We have the details on Minecraft's newest features and Ubisoft responds to the Watch Dogs visual backlash. Plus, Journey for PS4 gets a release date …

Watch BioShock, Skyrim, and Counter-Strike Get the Lego FPS Treatment

We've seen official Lego games cross over with numerous entertainment franchises, from <i>Star Wars</i> to <i>Batman</i> to <i>Lord of the Rings</i>. A new video entitled Lego: First Person Shooter takes a number of video game franchises and gives them a similar sort of Lego treatment.<p>This short film from Andrew McMurry …

Lego

The Minecraft Farlands: One Man's Quest to Reach the End of World

<b>A quest to the edge of an endless world can feel like an eternal glitch.</b><p>The YouTuber Kurt J. Mac is currently on an impossible mission. He is trying …

Intel Corporation

A Journey to the End of the World (of Minecraft)

On March 28, 2011, a man who calls himself Kurt J. Mac loaded a new game of Minecraft. As the landscape filled in around his character, Mac surveyed the blocky, pixellated trees, the cloud-draped mountains, and the waddling sheep. Then he started walking. His goal for the day was simple: to reach …

Gigglebit: Visit Minecraft’s Westeros while you wait for Game of Thrones season 5

Gigglebit is Siliconrepublic’s daily dose of the funny and fantastic in science and tech, to help start your day on a lighter note.<i>Game of Thrones</i> …

Game of Thrones

You’re Never Too Old To Be Creative (Why I Love ‘Minecraft’)

Recently, <b>Deadspin</b> ran a piece that made my eyebrows become one with my hairline: a rant from a dad who absolutely hates <b>Minecraft</b>. I found my blood …

A Time-Lapse Journey Into the Sewer System Beneath Manchester, England

Photographer CJ from substormflow is passionate about exploring sewer systems, and he wants to show the world the unique underground architecture …

You can build a plane in Minecraft that actually flies

<i>Minecraft</i> videos sometimes use gimmicks to make vehicles look like they’re moving. But no camera tricks were involved in making a YouTube video that …

What Is Zombie Army Trilogy? Find Out in This Bloody Trailer

Confused about what Zombie Army Trilogy is and what's in it? The trailer above will walk you through the game's campaigns, enemies, combat, explosives, and different modes.<p>If you've been following the Sniper Elite series and the Zombie Army spin-off series, the trailer will also give you a good …

Trilogies

What’s the Nintendo NX? GamesBeat tries to figure that out

It’s time to choose the form of Nintendo’s next piece of hardware.<p>Nintendo rocked the games industry Tuesday morning with the announcement that it’ll make mobile apps and partner with DeNA, and while that is huge, the company also revealed it is working on a new gaming platform. In a presentation, …

Magic Leap shows off mind-blowing augmented reality

Here's what we know about Magic Leap. It's developing technology to put augmented reality images into the physical world. It's backed by Google. And, if the above video posted to YouTube is anything to go by, a typical work day involves robot attacks.<p>That's the gist of "Just another day in the …

Are smartphones making our children mentally ill?

Leading child psychotherapist Julie Lynn Evans believes easy and constant access to the internet is harming youngsters<p>Julie Lynn Evans has been a child psychotherapist for 25 years, working in hospitals, schools and with families, and she says she has never been so busy.<p>“In the 1990s, I would have …

Tour One of World's Largest Caves on Back of a Drone

Photographer spent eight days in cave to make a viral video.<p>The biggest cavern in Vietnam's Son Doong Cave is so vast that it could accommodate a Boeing 747. “You feel absolutely miniscule,” says Ryan Deboodt, a professional photographer whose video of the cave went viral this week. Deboodt spent …

Puzzle & Dragons Super Mario Edition Bundle Launching May 22nd

Western players won't have too much longer to wait before they can get their hands on some red hot, orb-matching action, as the <b>Puzzle & Dragons Z</b> and</b> …

Splatoon

Scientists Create a Flying Remote-Controlled Cyborg Beetle

This cyborg can still think for itself.<p>Scientists at Nanyang Technological University and the University of California have taken a giant flower …

RPG Reload File 030 - 'QuestLord'

TouchArcade Rating:<p>Hello, gentle readers, and welcome to the <b>RPG Reload</b>, the weekly feature where we heal ourselves by eating Lizard On A Stick. Each …

7 Things People With Hidden Depression Do

People who feel depressed are usually easy enough to spot: they may be gloomy, sad, and listless. But what about those who have hidden depression? …

Mental Health

Kirkman Discusses Overkill's Walking Dead Game

It'll be "PayDay-eqsue."<p>The Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman has spoken a little about the forthcoming Walking Dead game from Overkill.<p>Speaking to …

Amazon just got permission from the FAA to start testing its delivery drones in the US

The e-commerce giant had threatened to take its research and development overseas<p>The FAA has issued a special "experimental airworthiness certificate" to Amazon, allowing the company to conduct outdoor research, testing, and training of its Prime Air delivery drones.<p>Amazon announced it ambitious …

Drones

New Nintendo Hardware Platform Codenamed NX

Following the announcement that Nintendo are partnering with DeNA to bring their franchises to mobile devices, they are also working on an all new hardware platform codenamed NX.<p>While Nintendo is having trouble shifting the Wii U, the 3DS has been doing very well indeed. So it’s no surprise that …

Minecraft Pocket Realms For Online On-The-Go Crafting

With the release of Minecraft Pocket 0.7.2 (for those that are keeping count) we have access to a host of new features and bug fixes, including updates for the Realms server function. This is the part of the game that enables you to play on remote servers online via your tablet or phone running …

Human Computer Interfaces: The Next Hot Innovation In PC Gaming?

I spent the better part of last week at the Game Developers Conference (GDC), checking out a number of new gaming-related innovations poised to hit the market in the next few weeks, months, and (maybe) years. I’m particularly interested in PC hardware, which was good because a number of the major …

Online Life

DIY: How To Make Your Own Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Headset

TweetVirtual Reality is all the rage, and it is HERE. NOW.No, Seriously, it’s here already – the future!Virtual Reality Is All The RageIf you’ve been …

Back from oblivion, check out this lost Elder Scrolls game for PSP

<i>The Elder Scrolls Travels: Oblivion</i> was an action role-playing game for Sony’s PlayStation Portable that never quite saw the light of day, according …

Roddy Piper vs. Cthulhu in Portal to Hell

Wrestling legend Roddy Piper is set to take on his biggest challenge yet as he squares off against Cthulhu in <b>Portal to Hell</b>, an upcoming short film …

Minecraft Meets Zelda in New FTP Sky Saga

Game developer Radiant Worlds has partnered with Smilegate to produce a FTP, sandbox game titled <i>SkySaga: Infinite Isles</i>. The game is currently in …

Game Development

Inside The Post-Minecraft Life Of Billionaire Gamer God Markus Persson

It’s 7 p.m. on a Monday in Stockholm, and Markus Persson sits on the terrace of his ninth-story office, sipping the speedball of alcoholic beverages, a vodka Red Bull. Three hours ago he committed to not drinking today, still in recovery from a 12-drink Thursday bender while nursing an ear …