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The 6 Best Cheap Gaming PCs for 2018 ($300-$800)

Are you looking for a cheap gaming PC that can easily handle your favorite games? Below, you’ll find six different affordable gaming computers that …

Computer Hardware

Here's How NASA Is Expanding Its Search For Alien Life

Over the next five years, NASA and seven partner institutions will be taking on new projects to help paint a more complete picture about how life comes to be in the universe. The projects include preparing to bring back samples of the Martian terrain to Earth, investigating the role of comets and …

'Adventure Time' gritty reboot is the saddest tale in all of Ooo

What would happen to <i>Adventure Time</i>'s The Land of Ooo if all its magic began to fade? As told by a live-action trailer from YouTube channel GrittyReboots, nothing good.<p>Heroes Finn and Jake explore Ooo's now desolate land, where old friends have either passed away or fallen into madness. Although …

Microsoft formally launches Project Spark so players can create their own games

Microsoft has officially launched Project Spark, a game world with tools that make it easy for players to create their own games.<p>Oddly enough, Microsoft is releasing Project Spark as its answer to Minecraft, the pixelated user-generated content game from Mojang. But Microsoft also now owns …

With The Auto Industry Facing A Dead End, Google Turns The Corner (Driver Not Required)

Google has made no secret that the next phase in developing its self-driving car is to get rid of the steering wheel and pedals. And when it announced the truly autonomous, robotic vehicle in May it even showed off a video of some members of the public taking a ride in a prototype. But over the …

Multitasking Damages Your Brain And Career, New Studies Suggest

You’ve likely heard that multitasking is problematic, but new studies show that it kills your performance and may even damage your brain.<p>Research conducted at Stanford University found that multitasking is less productive than doing a single thing at a time. The researchers also found that people …

How to Play Alien: Isolation with Oculus Rift

Get nice and cozy with a Xenomorph.<p>During this year's E3, Sega and Creative Assembly showed off Alien: Isolation running on the Oculus Rift with …

Why your brain just can't handle video games

Video games are fun, but they can also be extremely frustrating. You can fall to your death at the stupidest times if you don't hit the jump button just right or if you accidentally hit the wrong button altogether. You can also die from a bullet you really should have seen -- or even be completely …

'Video-less' 3D games developed for blind players

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1100000/1100421_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534415768_ef4e2411492dbbce06570017a7342209<p><b>Creating a video game bereft of any actual video might seem like an unusual idea.</b><p>But the concept is being adopted by a growing number of games …

P.T. Game Revealed on PS4 Is Actually Next Silent Hill from Kojima and Guillermo del Toro

Among the games announced during Sony's Gamescom press conference today was P.T., a new horror game for PlayStation 4 from 7780s Studio. Alongside the reveal of the game, Sony announced a demo of sorts would be released today. It's out now on the PSN store, and it comes with a curious warning: …

Gamescom 2014: Sony Releases New Horror Game Teaser, Trademarks "A Million Ways To Die"

Sony has filed a trademark application for a new video game called "A Million Ways To Die." Sony filed the trademark application with the United States Patent & Trademark Office on August 6. The date is notable, because it's just days before Sony's Gamescom briefing tomorrow, August 12.<p>The …

Watch Battlefield Hardline's stealthy, non-lethal campaign and SWAT multiplayer

A pair of videos released today for <i>Battlefield Hardline</i> reveal two new aspects of developer Visceral Games' take on the first-person shooter franchise.<p>Press play above to watch 12 minutes of the single-player campaign, which tells the story of a good cop framed. Narrated by creative director Ian …

The Best Monitors for Gaming

Get the best gaming monitor for your money<p>Want more deals? Join the IGN Deals Newsletter.<p><i>List last updated January 13, 2015</i><p>For the average set of …

Why Alien: Isolation will kick your ass — and why this will just piss you off, not scare you (hands-on preview)

Let me tell you about something I like to call the sweet science of hiding in lockers in Alien: Isolation.<p>It relies on timing and coordination. If you wait too long to hop into that nearby storage locker, a massive alien will see you and tear you to shreds. Staying in your deceptively safe …

Gamescom 2014: Battlefield Hardline Gets Car Chase and eSports Modes

Shoot out of car windows.<p>Battlefield Hardline players will be able to take part in a high speed chase multiplayer mode and an eSports-focused mode …

5 Reasons Why Alien: Isolation Scared the Hell Out of Me

Alone in the dark.<p>Considering all the bombast that was to follow, it’s easy to forget that Ridley Scott’s 1979 Alien was a horror movie at heart. The …

Battlefield Hardline Hotwire and Rescue Gameplay Reveal - Gamescom 2014 - IGN Video

See all the action from the two new multiplayer modes revealed at Gamescom.

Nintendo created concept art of Link as a woman

Not long ago, Nintendo confirmed that the Zelda series' most mysterious character, Sheik, is a woman. Now we know that the company has toyed with the notion of making series hero Link a woman.<p>Nintendolife published photos from the Japanese <i>Hyrule Warriors</i> art book yesterday, showing off a page of …

6 Minutes of Sims 4 Gameplay - Gamescom 2014 - IGN Video

Live gameplay of creating characters who are then starved for our enjoyment. Also cake monsters...

Titanfall IMC Rising DLC Revealed - Gamescom 2014 - IGN Video

Details on Titanfall's upcoming game updates as well as the final installment of DLC.

The first Native American games company launches Never Alone Nov. 4

<i>Kisima Ingitchuna</i>, or <i>Never Alone</i>, hits Windows PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on Nov. 4 for $14,99, publisher E-Line announced today.<p>This is the first title in E-Line's World Games initiative which is meant to bring traditional stories from indigenous cultures around the world to life in compelling …

Official Tickets and Your Source for Live Entertainment

Official Tickets and Your Source for Live Entertainment

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Gamescom 2014: Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Finally Shows Off Claptrap

Is that Tiny Tina's Mom?<p>Claptrap is upon us! At Gamescom 2014, Gearbox has finally given us our very first look at Claptrap fighting his way through …

Open-world driving game The Crew is getting a PS4 and Xbox One beta, and you can sign up now

Ubisoft is offering console gamers the chance to try out its open-world driving game The Crew next month, with a beta test scheduled for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.<p>Gamers can head to The Crew website now and register their interest in the console beta, which will take place in “late September.” …

Bloodborne is starting to feel like a smoother, more welcoming Dark Souls

There's a looseness, a fluidity of movement, that marks <i>Bloodborne</i> apart from Hidetaka Miyazaki's previous work with <i>Demon's Souls</i> and the Dark Souls games.<p>This ought not be taken as a sign of approval or disapproval. It's merely a note on <i>Bloodborne's</i> remit, to move a marker along a rail, away from …

Official Tickets and Your Source for Live Entertainment