Charlie Harford

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Five ways to approach level creation in ‘Super Mario Maker’ for Wii U

Super Mario Maker has sold more than one million copies worldwide since its launch on Sept. 11, with more than 2.2 million courses having been …

Xbox Elite Controller Video Shows How Specific You Can Get With Customisation

Microsoft has released a video providing a closer look at its upcoming Xbox Elite controller, which allows owners to customise how they play by both physically removing inputs and replacing them with alternatives, as well as setting up mapping configurations.<p>In the video, Xbox's Navin Kumar talks …

The science of why we lie

We tell 10 lies every week – but what’s the reasoning behind so many untruths?<p>Lying can often be easier and kinder than the truth, and anybody who claims they’ve never lied is probably lying right then. But it’s surprising to see the stark figure that we lie, on average, <b>ten times a week</b><b>.</b> The small …

Psychology

Dragon Age: Inquisition - Graphics Comparison - IGN Video

We ran the PS4, Xbox One, and PC versions of Dragon Age side-by-side. See the differences for yourself. NOTE: This video replaces a previous, more …

Battlefield 4 DLC wraps up Nov. 18 with Final Stand

<i>Battlefield 4: Final Stand</i>, the game's last map pack, hits Nov. 18 for premium members, bringing with it new weapons, gadgets vehicles and four new Russian arctic maps, Electronic Arts announced today.<p>Non-premium members can pick up the pack on Dec. 2.<p>Among the new vehicles is a Snowmobile and …

Destiny/AC:Unity's Updates & WOW Attack! - IGN Daily Fix - IGN Video

Win an Xbox One AC Console Bundle! Destiny's Iron Banner 2.0 update & Assassin's Creed Unity's big repair patch. Plus, World of Warcraft's major …

Want to give a Fire TV Stick these holidays? Then you may have to go retail

Amazon may miss out on some of the holiday shopping action with its newly introduced Fire TV Stick: The streaming dongle will go on sale on …

Microsoft offers one-year of Office 365 Home, Xbox Live Gold, Xbox Music Pass, and Skype Unlimited for $199

<b>Update on April 27</b>: The Work and Play bundle now includes a $60 gift card for movies, music, games, and apps from the Windows and Xbox Stores in place of the Xbox Music Pass. The offer will be available at least through the end of June.<p>Original story is below.<p>—<p>Microsoft is testing a new Work & Play …

See how Halo 2: Anniversary was made in this fascinating, free documentary

There is plenty to look forward to in the upcoming Master Chief Collection, but the highlight of the package is Halo 2: Anniversary, an HD remake of …

Which amiibo work with which Nintendo games? Here's what we know

Information kiosks for Nintendo's upcoming line of NFC-powered toys, called amiibo, have started popping up at retail locations like Walmart, offering some new details on which toys will be compatible with which Wii U games. As it stands right now, the Yoshi amiibo is your best toy-to-game …

Report: Microsoft working on smaller, cheaper Xbox One processor

There's a fascinating report over on Eurogamer today about Microsoft's potential plans for a smaller, cooler and cheaper Xbox One processor and how that could result in a thinner Xbox One "Lite" console.<p>The story is extrapolated from a LinkedIn update from Daniel McConnell, AMD's senior manager of …

NVIDIA GameWorks Helps Push PC Gaming To The Next Level

NVIDIA doesn’t always get the credit it deserves in PC gaming circles. The company’s hardware has legions of loyal fans, of course, but its software and development tools often elicit mixed responses. NVIDIA expends considerable resources developing technologies like PhysX, G-SYNC, GameStream, …