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Colorful Witcher 3 Blood Wine DLC screens have queens, bugs, and 'shrooms

The final expansion for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, Blood & Wine, takes place in a land called Toussaint, and it's unlike anything we've seen our hero …

Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2 Overview | Polygon

Latest Stories View all news<p>By Megan Farokhmanesh on Jun 02, 2015 06.02.15<p>PlayStation Now subscribers will get their hands on Braid, Puppeteer and more as part of June's lineup, senior director Jack Buser announced today on the PlayStation Blog. Other titles include Way...<p>By Megan Farokhmanesh on …

What's this secret message in BioShock Infinite?

So, this is going to sound strange, but work with us for a minute. We're capturing footage of BioShock Infinite for our video review, and we hand the …

Zynga aiming to keep executives on board with bigger salaries and bonuses

Social games behemoth Zynga is aiming to begin a new executive pay scheme this year that will double the salaries of numerous executives in the company, and change policies around how bonuses are achieved, Inside Social Games reports.<p>The company's new bonus policy, which will now be tied directly …

Another World anniversary edition available on Steam

The 20th anniversary edition of Éric Chahi's classic action-adventure title <i>Another World</i> is on Steam for Windows PC and Mac for $9.99.<p><i>Another World</i>'s Steam integration includes 13 achievements, and touts cloud saves and full controller support using Steam's Big Picture.<p>Along with a few extras such …

17 Times 'Pokémon Snap' Was Too Adorable For This World

Gaming<p>Find out what the hottest game news, new game releases.<p>Gaming<p>'Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery' launched with much excitement, and with some …

Guild Wars 2 designer explains the origin of the 8-bit-inspired Super Adventure box

ArenaNet has released a video discussing the creation of its ambitious <i>Guild Wars 2</i> April Fools' prank, which added an entire area inspired by classic 8-bit titles to the online game's world.<p>The idea for "Super Adventure Box" came from <i>Guild Wars 2</i>'s Halloween 2012 event, says environment artist Josh …

Farming Simulator heading to consoles in September

Giants Software will release <i>Farming Simulator</i> for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 the first week of September, the company announced via press release.<p>Previously launched for Windows PC, <i>Farming Simulator</i> was announced for consoles as <i>Farming Simulator 2013</i> in July 2012. The game is inspired by American …

DeNA’s first-person shooter The Drowning nears launch on the iPad (interview)

Ben Cousins made the move from AAA console games to mobile entertainment. But he refused to leave first-person shooters behind, even though it’s exceedingly hard to make a shooter that can be controlled with a touchscreen on a smartphone or tablet. But at DeNA’s Scattered Entertainment studio in …

Metro: Last Light up for pre-order on Steam, 10 percent off for Metro 2033 owners

<i>Metro: Last Light</i> is now available for pre-order on Steam, and along with the typical pre-order bonus content is a special offer: <i>Metro 2033</i> owners get a 10 percent discount on pre-orders.<p>That deal brings the price down by $4.99, since the regular price for the Windows PC version is $49.99. All …

Updated: Why wait for Google Glass? Epiphany Eyewear is here now (exclusive)

[<i>Updated: Jan. 25, 2014</i>]<p>Google Glass may be in the offing, but Vergence Labs is announcing it can do virtually the same thing with its better-looking Epiphany Eyewear. The startup has begun making the glasses and is opening up its site for preorders today.<p>Vergence has made a set of “smart glasses” …

Irrational Games Makes Serious Misstep with 'BioShock: Infinite' Soundtrack Offering

It was love at first listen.<p><i>BioShock: Infinite</i> may be a tour de force of storytelling, and it may have set the bar for art direction for an FPS as high as Columbia itself. But it’s the off-kilter pop music that’s won me over like a quick wink from a cute stranger. A Beach Boys song performed by …

Battle Worlds: Kronos surpasses Kickstarter goal, collecting votes on Steam Greenlight

<i>Battle Worlds: Kronos</i>, a turn-based strategy game from King Art Games, achieved its $120,000 Kickstarter goal and will continue to raise funds for stretch goals in the 22 days it has left.<p>Set on an alien world, <i>Battle Worlds</i> features multiplayer factions with different skills and strengths. The game …

Sega: Dealing with the console transition, mobile boom, and Sonic (interview)

Sega’s been awfully quiet about making noise in mobile and digital. They’re obviously active in both spaces, but we never seem to hear much about it.<p>Or maybe that’s just us not doing our jobs. We recently interviewed two executives from the online and digital sides to find out where the company is …

Minecraft, Scrolls, 0x10c: The past, present and future of Mojang as seen through Notch's eyes

Markus "Notch" Persson's next big game is stuck.<p>Freed from the necessity of hit-driven game releases, powered by the popularity of <i>Minecraft's</i> tens of millions of fans, Persson has the ability to not just make the games he wants to, but to spend time tinkering with cool ideas that may never flourish …