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ASUS Republic Of Gamers G20 Compact PC Review

It’s an argument that’s become increasingly truthful as the years go by: When it comes to PC gaming, size rarely matters. Look no further than the insanely powerful Falcon Northwest’s Tiki-Z as concrete proof of that. ASUS is the latest to jump into the small form factor pool with the Republic of …

See all 48 shiny mega-evolutions in Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire

<i>Pokémon Omega Ruby</i> and <i>Alpha Sapphire</i> launched last Friday, promising new Shiny Mega-Evolutions for its bestiary. This 20-minute video shows off all of their animations.<p>Players are already entitled to a Shiny Beldum holding a Mega Stone, thanks to an in-game distribution that began with the game's …

How first-person shooter fatigue led to the serene beauty of Adrift

Serene, thought-provoking, almost meditative at times — the first video game from fledgling studio ThreeOneZero owes its impetus not to the lingering space drama <i>Gravity</i>, of which it bears a striking resemblance, but to a complete opposite: the white-knuckled gunplay of virtual war.<p>Medal of Honor …

GamesBeat Challenge: Solve the mystery of the kidnapped monster tamer and win $5,000

<i>This sponsored post is produced in association with Kabam.</i><p><b>Kabam has invited gamers to meet the cast of the upcoming Creature Academy with a special contest: Can you solve the mystery of who kidnapped monster tamer Pike?</b><p><b>New video clues drop today, tomorrow and Thursday — the date of Creature</b> …

A Gift Guide For The Core Gamer Who Wants It All

Do you like games? Do you also like playing them, regardless of surroundings, access to power, Wi-Fi or a clean water supply? We’ve got you covered, with a list of must-haves for those who’d rather play in virtual worlds than exist outside them.<p>Strap in and prepare your hands with ample stretching, …

8 custom Xbox One backgrounds

Time to spice up your Xbox One.<p>The November System Update went live over the weekend, and one of the coolest new features it adds is the ability to set a custom background. So, we’ve decided to help you give your console a geeky makeover. Below are eight backgrounds based fun things like the …

Scorpion's fatality in Mortal Kombat X is disgusting and amazing

The Mortal Kombat franchise has an impressive array of ways to gruesomely kill people, but few of the game's fatalities are as gory and disturbing as the one Scorpion can perform in <i>Mortal Kombat X</i>.<p>Sure, Noob Saibot and Kung Lao's bisecting finishing moves from 2011's <i>Mortal Kombat</i> are pretty rough …

Free horror games for cheap thrills

It's almost Halloween. Which means that it's time to partake in the grand tradition of gorging on horror media — scary movies, ghost stories and most importantly, terrifying games.<p>There are a number of high profile releases to get excited about this season. <i>Alien: Isolation</i> and <i>The Evil Within</i> have …

Best Cheap Gaming PCs 2018: Best Budget PCs (for Serious Gaming)

While you can put in all sorts of different components into your computer, there is a core set of parts you will need in order to build a PC. They …

Watch An Artist Bring Twilight Princess' Midna To Watercolor Life

One of <i>The Legend of Zelda</i>'s most enigmatic figures, the impish Midna has captured the imaginations of countless artists in the early eight years …

Art

I'd trade my Squirtle for these.

<b>I'd trade my Squirtle for these.</b> Artist Juan Arrabal "Dragolisco" Hernández has some really cool re-imagined Pokémon.<p>Here's a recent one from him, a …

Paranormal

Final Fantasy Type-0 is the bloodiest, darkest game in the series yet

I don't remember the last Final Fantasy game I played that featured blood as prominently as <i>Final Fantasy Type-0.</i><p><i>Type-0 —</i> originally named <i>Final Fantasy Agito 13 —</i> is, at its core, a game about sending children to war. The game was released for PlayStation Portable in Japan in 2011 and never brought …

Former Halo creators, more ex-BioShock devs launch Kickstarter for The Flame in the Flood

The Molasses Flood, a team composed of former developers of BioShock, Halo, Rock Band and Guitar Hero, launched a Kickstarter campaign for <i>The Flame in the Flood</i>, a "rogue-lite river journey" that takes place in post-societal America.<p>According to the campaign, the world is inspired by "backwater …

Destiny loot caves are dead, long live loot stairs

Well, here we go again. This is where you can find the latest loot cave, as of today.<p>Keep in mind this is not the fastest nor the best way to get better gear, you can read this if you want to maximize your efficiency. We also haven't had time to visit this one ourselves, but if history is any …

Renegade Kid launches Kickstarter for 'slow burn' horror game Cult County

Renegade Kid, creator of the Dementium series and titles such as <i>Treasurenauts,</i> is seeking to fund its upcoming horror game, <i>Cult County</i>, via Kickstarter.<p>The campaign launched today and is seeking $580,000 to pave its way onto Linux, Mac and Windows PC via Steam, as well as PlayStation 3, PlayStation …

If 'The Forest' Isn't on Your Radar Yet, It Should Be

Share Email<p>Survival games are the new zombie games of this generation.<p>The Forest. It has been on our radar since we first heard about the game last …

Initial D: Perfect Shift Online Drifts Onto 3DS On April 2

<b>By Spencer</b> . March 26, 2014 . 4:30pm<p>Sega’s free to play game <i>Initial D: Perfect Shift Online</i> will kick off in Japan on April 2. While the game is set …

ReRoll story trailer shows off a geographically accurate in-game Montreal

A recent trailer for <i>ReRoll</i> shows off a geographically accurate in-game representation of Montreal in the upcoming action role-playing game from developer Pixyul.<p>Downtown Montreal will be <i>ReRoll</i>'s first playable region, known in the game as "Brick 1." The Canadian developer is working with the city …

Gauntlet returns this summer to PC, see its brand-new look in this trailer

<i>Gauntlet</i>, the much-loved dungeon crawler born in the arcades of the 1980s, will return to PC this summer, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment announced this morning.<p>The game will be completely remade, but many of its familiar features will still return, notably Warrior, Valkyrie, Wizard and Elf. …

17th Century Action-Adventure Betrayer Releases This Month

It's an indie project from former developers of series such as FEAR and No One Lives Forever.<p>Blackpowder Games has today announced that its debut …

Nintendo opens official indie page

Nintendo has launched an official page on its website for indie Wii U and 3DS title. Visitors can obtain information about past and future releases …

Official Tickets and Your Source for Live Entertainment

Feb<p>23<p>Fri<p>The Hippodrome Theatre at the France-Merrick Performing Arts Center, Baltimore, MD<p>Feb<p>25<p>Sun<p>The Anthem, Washington, DC<p>Mar<p>1<p>Thu<p>Rams Head Live!, …

Mad Catz launching Xbox One Tritton headsets this summer

Entertainment peripheral manufacturer Mad Catz Interactive will launch a line of licensed headsets for Xbox One under the Tritton brand, the company announced today.<p>The line of audio headsets is expected to start shipping this summer, according to a press statement.<p>"We're excited to announce our …

Figurines, cards and video games come together for RPG Prodigy

Jean Bey, veteran figurine modeller and tabletop game designer, is returning to game development with a new tactical role-playing game called <i>Prodigy</i>, French indie developer Hanakai Studios announced today.<p><i>Prodigy</i> will combine "high-quality figurines" and video games to tell its story, set in a …

Attack on Titan Booze Will Get You Drunk

How about some <i>Attack on Titan</i> plum wine? If you drink enough, you too might run amok with your clothes off.<p>The limited edition <i>Attack on Titan</i> …

Anime

Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes: The deadly combination of isolation and cooperation

You and the bomb are alone together. The good news is that you're the only one who will die if you fail to defuse the device.<p>The better news is that your friends are speaking to you through a radio, and they have access to the bomb’s documentation. The bad news is that it’s still your life hanging …

Rambo: The Video Game trailer shows the one-man army in action

A new trailer for <i>Rambo: The Video Game</i> shows protagonist John Rambo sneaking, climbing and shooting his way past legions of enemies.<p>In a post on the PlayStation Blog, producer Piotr Latocha explained what the game's development team had been doing to make players feel like they were having an …