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Manufacturer Makes Glock That Looks Like Nintendo's Duck Hunt Gun

Precision Firearms LLC has gotten a lot of attention recently for its new “Nintendo Glock.”<p>The firearm design was inspired by the Nintendo Zapper, a …

Fallout 4 Encounter Escalates Quickly

Today on Highlight Reel we have <i>Fallout 4</i> fights that escalate quickly, John Cena, <i>Halo 5</i> shots, and much more!<p><i>Watch the video above, then talk about</i> …

Why one PC maker decided not to ship a Steam Machine this year

The Steam Machines PC gaming computers were pitched as a mighty alternative to Microsoft’s Windows when Valve announced them in January 2014. But when the company’s hardware partners announced their Steam Machines this week, only three of the original 14 vendors had products.<p>Since 2014, Valve has …

'Terraria' 1.3 Update Makes Multi-Player Easy

Terraria 1.3 update simplifies multi-player and adds lots of new content.<p>Terraria is a game a bit like Minecraft but in two dimensions. It sounds, I know, like a backwards step. A similar backwards step to those blocky Minecraft visuals perhaps. In similar fashion, having just two dimensions has in …

Setup

Beyond the Boob String: Why 'DanMachi' Works

I've been into <i>Dungeons and Dragons</i> for even longer than I've been an anime fan, so most of the people I regularly associate with in the casual realm …

14 Fun Facts About THE GOONIES

Here's who's joining The Joker in DC's Suicide Squad movie (update)

After revealing his take on DC Comics' iconic villain The Joker last month, director David Ayer today showed off the rest of the Suicide Squad from the upcoming Warner Bros. film of the same name. It's our first official peek at Will Smith as Deadshot and Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn. And yes, …

Watch an amazing Dishonored run, and then go reinstall the game

This video is a great look at what made <i>Dishonored</i> so enjoyable.<p>You're watching someone who has clearly put the time and energy into learning these levels backwards and forwards, and the lack of hesitation and precision of each attack is just a joy to watch. It feels like a great action scene from a …

Skullcandy SLYR Xbox One Gaming Headset Review

When Skullcandy sent along the SLYR – their newest over-the-ear Xbox One gaming headset — for me to evaluate, I honestly harbored some doubts. In audiophile circles they tend to be lumped in with Beats as nothing more than overpriced fashion statements. But this is the parent company of my beloved …

Consumer Tech

Capcom Announces New Monster Hunter Role-Playing Game

Following on from the huge success of Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate on 3DS, Capcom has now announced an all-new role-playing game spin off also on the 3DS. Called Monster Hunter Stories it will focus around young boys becoming monster riders.<p>At an event in Tokyo this weekend, a cinematic trailer (shown …

Monster Hunter

Acer Aspire E5-551-T374 15.6-inch Reviews

Bottom Line<p>The Acer Aspire E5-551-T374 won't win any beauty contests and its gaming performance is only suited for casual players, but still it is a …

Consumer Tech

How to Build a PC

Roll up your sleeves and dive in!<p><i>Be sure to visit IGN Tech for all the latest comprehensive hands-on reviews and best-of roundups. Note that if you</i> …

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My Favorite Sub-$100 Gaming Headphones: Meet The Kingston HyperX Cloud II

When one of my gaming buddies ceaselessly recommended Kingston’s original HyperX Cloud headphones to me last year, I ignored him. Probably because I was content putting Kingston products like system RAM and SSDs in my computers, but didn’t associate them with any audio expertise. But when Kingston …

Audiophile

Batman vs. Darth Vader Fight Now Has An Alternate Ending

Scenes from Just Cause 3's destructive playground

Avalanche Studios took to PAX East today to show off more screenshots from <i>Just Cause 3</i> during a hosted panel on the game, but it still didn't show off the game in action.<p>Roland Lesterlin, game director for <i>Just Cause 3,</i> said they're not showing in-game footage yet because they want to do things "the …

Kojima: Metal Gear Solid 5 is the Last in the Series

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Metal Gear

Watch these little kids fill with rage as they take on Super Meat Boy for the very first time

Even the precious innocence of childhood can't shield kids from the rage-quitting frustration of Team Meat's notoriously difficult platformer <i>Super Meat Boy</i>.<p>In the latest addition to the React video series, small children and teens try their hand at the gruesomely bloody indie release and mostly …

Whoa: Netflix is Developing a Live-Action LEGEND OF ZELDA Series

The Dice Section #22: 'Dungeons & Dragons'

Reading Time: 2 minutes<p><i>The Dice Section</i> is a podcast about tabletop games and what makes them great. On and off for the past few years, my co-host, …

Board Games

The Simpsons: pixel couch gag tribute is a must-watch

Ryan Lambie Viral Video Feb 2, 2015 Two pixel artists have created their own couch gag sequence for The Simpsons. It's full of fun detail and series …

The Simpsons

Kim Kardashian, Pissed Off Kanye West Featured In Hilarious Super Bowl Selfies

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West attended the Super Bowl last night, because of course they did, but while Kim's Super Bowl commercial showed off all …

Dance

Here are all the commercials that ran during the Super Bowl, in order

There were some clear stand-outs, and a few ads t hat didn't go down too well with the tens of millions of viewers watching the game.<p>There were 71 national ads in total (Many more ads aired during the game, but these were bought on a regional — and far cheaper — basis.) Re-watch your favorites.

IDARB review: come on and slam

There is a method to <i>IDARB</i>’s madness, though it might take you a while to discover it.<p><i>IDARB</i>’s approach to the competitive, imaginary sports genre — a category in which I’d file local multiplayer gems like <i>BaraBariBall</i>, <i>Hokra</i> and … well, all of the games in last year’s <i>Sportsfriends</i> bundle — is a …

Watch a trailer for Call of Duty Online, because you may never get to play it

Call of Duty

Hands on with The Witcher 3, the next big RPG for Xbox One

Last week, your friendly neighborhood Games Editor had to miss the Windows 10 event that knocked everyone's socks off. Don't feel sorry for me, …

RPG Reload File 021 - 'Knights Of Pen And Paper'

Hello, gentle readers, and welcome to the <b>RPG Reload</b>, the weekly feature where we're not afraid to go meta from time to time. Each week, we take a …

App Store

Tracks Air Headphones by Sol Republic

Reading Time: 2 minutes<p>The Tracks Air headphones bring the technology of Motorola together with the style and sound of Sol Republic for a great pair …

Consumer Tech

This is what Rockstar's Bully would look like on today's consoles

Game designer and prop artist Wesley Arthur created this neat current-gen homage to what he calls "one of my all-time favorite games," Rockstar's <i>Bully</i>.<p>Arthur recreated the boys' dormitory environment in Unreal 4 to demonstrate his prop art skills as a part of his masters degree at Sheffield Hallam …