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Everything in gaming is not fine, and that's fine

During an interview last year, popular games website Giantbomb asked me what I thought of the state of the industry. I responded that <i>everything is fine</i> — used in that way where every good friend would know not to ask again.<p>We’re not fine.<p>I’ve been told by friends wiser than myself to always add …

Grand Theft Auto

Blood, gore and more: watch Bloodborne's first 20 minutes

We're still a little more than a month off from the release of <i>Bloodborne</i>, the latest sure-to-be-challenging game from <i>Dark Souls</i> developer From Software. With release approaching, From and publisher Sony are finally ready to start revealing more details about the game, including a huge chunk of …

Call of Duty Zombies Presentation Coming Wednesday

Call of Duty developer Treyarch Studios on Monday released the image above through Twitter and Facebook, hyping up its talk at the annual D.I.C.E. Summit in Las Vegas this Wednesday.<p>During this presentation, titled "Treyarch's Zombies: Following the Fun to Win Hearts...and Brains," studio head Mark …

Call of Duty

Games Workshop's Battlefleet Gothic becoming a real-time strategy PC game

This sure is pretty<p>Kyle and I were just talking about how much we wanted a new <i>Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine</i>. What a joy that was, all up close and …

Sid Meier’s Starships | Rock, Paper, Shotgun - PC Game Reviews, Previews, Subjectivity

RPS Feature The Corbomite Conundrum<p>Share this:<p><i>Starships [official site] shares a story and theme with Civilization: Beyond Earth but it’s not part of</i> …

Where Are All The Steam Machines?

One year ago, at CES 2014, Valve introduced a new kind of gaming PC, a Linux game console with a gamepad designed to be good enough to replace a …

How to use a Xbox 360 controller on PC

Share<p><b>You’ve got a 360 controller, you’ve got a PC game – don’t bother to shell out on a PC gaming controller or suffer with keyboard, and mouse –</b> …

Windows 10 preview: PC gaming works great, but the Xbox App is full of dead ends

The Xbox App for Windows 10 provides a peek at a future in which cross-platform gaming might actually become a reality. But for now, it mostly provides a fancy look at your Xbox One dashboard.<p>I spent the weekend testing the Windows 10 Pro Technical Preview, which contains what you can charitably …

Civilization (Video Game)

The week's highs and lows in PC gaming

<b>THE HIGHS</b><p><b>Tom Senior: Getting the Guild back together again</b><p>It's a great MMO that I'd probably never have returned to if there was a subs fee involved. …

PC gaming terms and their true meanings

<i>The language of gaming is constantly mutating. For instance, "lag" used to refer to delays in client/server communication, but lately we've heard it</i> …

PC Gaming

Volkswagen Golf Gets Sporty R-Line Trim

Volkswagen has added its sporty R-Line upgrade for its Golf hatchback over in Europe, and with any luck we’ll see it offered at dealerships here in …

Mazda planning more powerful MX-5?

The new Mazda MX-5 will be available with a 1.5-liter four with 129 horsepower or 2.0-liter with 155. And while either engine may seem a tad on the small side for a sports car, they keep perfectly in line with what the Miata is all about. That doesn't mean, however, that more powerful options …

Spied: Mini Countryman Plug-in Hybrid Caught Winter Testing

The new Mini Countryman has been caught winter testing, and it sports something never before seen on a Mini. “Hybrid Vehicle” stickers hint at this prototype’s electrified nature, and mark a first for the brand.<p>We’re not too surprised to see this prototype out testing on snow-covered roads, as BMW …

Ferrari 488 GTB revealed, packs 660-HP twin-turbo V-8

When it first burst onto the scene back in 2009, the 458 Italia with its combination of stunning looks, impeccable performance and race-derived …

UPDATE: The Ford Focus RS: 345 HP, AWD, and U.S.-bound

Here's everything you need to know about Ford's newest, hottest hatch.<p><i>Ahead of its run up the hill at Goodwood, Ford has officially released a power figure for the 2017 Focus RS. It will make 350 PS, or approximately 345 hp. Peak horsepower is made at 6800 rpm, and the torque figure is 324 lb-ft</i> …

A war game that actually feels like being in a war

"You always hear that war is never coming," says Michal Drozdowski, the design director for <i>This War of Mine</i>. "You always live in that feeling."<p>"Until it comes," says Przemyslaw Marszal, the game's art director.<p>I'm here in Warsaw, Poland, to preview the game, a daring attempt to tell the story of …

Watch Dogs: Bad Blood DLC lets you hack as T-Bone on Sept. 30

<i>Bad Blood</i>, a new downloadable add-on for Ubisoft's open-world hacker adventure game <i>Watch Dogs</i>, is coming later this month, the publisher announced today. In <i>Bad Blood</i>, players will play not as Aiden Pearce, but as another hacker, the eccentric Raymond "T-Bone" Kenney.<p>T-Bone's skilled with both …

New PayDay 2 DLC Takes Playful Swipe at Battlefield

Just a bit of fun.<p>PayDay 2 is set to get a fresh batch of DLC, but its accompanying reveal page seems to playfully poke fun at the Battlefield …