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The 50 best iPhone games

Commodore 64: Remembering the computer that gave birth to PC gaming

• Retro Gaming<p><b>The Commodore 64 – one of the best-selling computers of all time – reached the ripe old age of 35 this year. US reporter Chris Smith, a</b> …

Retrogaming

The 30 best '80s movies

The ‘80s are on everyone’s mind these days: a purple, synth-scored explosion of sex, action movies and the greatest blockbuster summer movies of all …

Inside this Mysterious White Box Contains the Makings of Your Own Game

Are you obsessed with learning about game mechanics? Have you tinkered with making your own game? Well, this Kickstarter project should excite you …

11 Smart Home Devices For an Efficient Home

If you're looking to make your home work more efficiently and reduce energy costs, the smart home market has a lot to offer.<p>From smart locks and voice assistants to air-quality monitors and smart fans, the smart home market is growing at a rapid rate. If you're interested in learning about how …

Smart Homes

Top 10 RPG Worlds of All Time

Out of every genre, role-playing games have given us some of the most awesome, beautiful, terrifying, and fascinating worlds to explore. In …

The MagPi Magazine

Learning to code with a Raspberry Pi is one of the most profoundly life-changing things you can do. This has always been true, but learning to code …

Raspberry Pi

How To Save an Old Laptop By Installing This Free OS

The new and improved default OS for the Raspberry Pi isn’t just for hobbyist computer boards any longer. Thanks to an experimental version of the …

Best Game Development Software Tools to Make Your Own Games

To be a professional game developer, you'll need great creativity and skills; here are the Best Game Development Software Tools to Make Your Own …

Save on smart home security: Top deals on wireless cameras and smart locks

<i>Welcome to Home Deals, where we pick out the best deals on things you need for your home, garden and beyond. Like our cousin,</i> <i>the Cheapskate</i><i>, we'll give you a regular selection of smoking-hot deals, but we'll cover things like smart home tech, washing machines, wireless security cameras and anything</i> …

50 Most Important Raspberry Pi Sensors And Components Listed

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts or those looking to learn a little more about the awesome mini PC and supported components, may be interested in a new list …

Why Labyrinth is so memorable

The cult children’s classic celebrates its 30th anniversary this year. Luke Buckmaster explains why it is still so beloved – and it’s not just David Bowie’s codpiece.<p>Jim Henson’s beloved 1986 movie musical Labyrinth, one of only two non-Muppets films the legendary puppeteer directed, is famous for …

David Bowie

Everything we know about Nintendo NX | Polygon

As its reported March 2017 debut inches closer, the codenamed Nintendo NX system remains, in large part, a mystery. Polygon has collected the facts — and fictions — that we've heard since Nintendo confirmed its new game console was on its way.<p>What's its name?<p>We've been calling it Nintendo NX, but …

Manus VR's Gloves in Action Using Valve's Lighthouse Tracking for Hands and Arms

We’ve been tracking Manus VR, the start-up dedicated to producing an intuitive VR glove input device, for a while now. The team were present at GDC …

City Guide: New York City

The capital of the United States for a very short time, New York City would become the cultural capital of the world by the 20th century. Like Paris, it established that position by harboring artists of all stripes: writers, painters, dancers and musicians who carved out “scenes” that would change …

New York City

Super Nintendo turns 25: Why it’s the best game console ever

Super Nintendo. Just reading that phrase fills you with happiness and warmth.<p>The Super Nintendo Entertainment System came out in its first territory, Japan (where it was known as the Super Famicom), on November 21, 1990. Yup, the classic console that sold 49.10 million boxes worldwide is 25 years …

Dungeon of the Endless is a punishing, satisfying roguelike that controls like a dream on the iPad

“Dungeons of the Endless” is an apt name for this adventure. Formed from a union between roguelikes and tower defense, this unforgiving iPad journey confines you in a space-station with no more than a sliver of hope to escape. Endless? Not quite. But it’s going to be awfully tough to break …

Indie Gaming

Diminutive Dungeon Crawler 'Tiny Rogue' Coming this Thursday, New Trailer Released

A few weeks back we learned that Ravenous Games was working on something called <i>Tiny Rogue</i>, which as the name alludes to is a tiny turn-based …

Super Mario Bros. is 30 years old today and deserves our thanks

We can all argue about what game deserves the title of “best ever,” but it’s hard to debate Super Mario Bros.’s status as the most important.<p>Before its release on September 13, 1985 (30 years ago today), most games weren’t about progression. They were about getting a high score. Pay a quarter and …

Retrogaming

Press Start: New voices, old arcades, and FemSnake

Highlights from the holiday-abbreviated week that was:<p>Apple summoned the tech world to San Francisco and, yet again, announced nothing meaningful in video games. Pokémon did, however, with <i>Pokémon Go</i>, an all-new game for mobile devices. A court hit an overdue Kickstarter with fines and damages …

Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain — Thoughts from the first 40 hours

<i>Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain</i> is a massive game — so voluminous, in fact, that we want to spend a little more time with Big Boss and friends before we publish our review of Kojima Productions' open-world stealth game. After more than 40 hours playing <i>The Phantom Pain</i>, there's still so much …

Opening 100+ packs from Hearthstone's Grand Tournament expansion

<b>Watch in 60fps on YouTube | Subscribe to Polygon on YouTube</b><p>Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft's Grand Tournament expansion launches today, and we've already spent most of today covering it: First, we streamed over two hours of the new cards, including our first Arena run, and now, we're revealing to …

25 New York hacks to make your life easier

<i>By Time Out contributors, edited by Sophie Harris</i><p>Anyone who's moved to New York from somewhere else will attest to the fact that for a newbie, this …

King's Quest: The Vibrant Return of a Beloved Series

Many games have aimed for a "bedtime story" vibe, but few capture the charm of a tall tale as told to a youngster by an adult she looks up to. Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time is one game that understood the magic of a fairy tale, and I suspect the upcoming narrative adventure King's Quest will …

Cary Elwes on The Princess Bride: ‘I know what my epitaph will be’

Since its release in 1987, The Princess Bride has built a devoted following – nowhere more so than in the Freeman household. Hadley Freeman takes her family along to meet its dashing star Cary Elwes<p>Back in 1987, my mother took my little sister Nell and me to see a new movie she’d read something …

Dress Codes

Game of Thrones Season 5 Trailer Reveals the Show’s Real Hero

It’s finally here! After dribs and drabs of fleeting scenes, HBO has finally released its first full-length trailer for <i>Game of Thrones</i> Season 5. And it’s brilliant. You can watch it in full at the <i>Game of Thrones</i> Facebook page.<p>Set to TV on the Radio’s cover of <b>David Bowie’s</b> “Heroes,” the trailer …

Robert Downey Jr. Is Producing A Movie About Quint’s USS Indianapolis Story In ‘Jaws’

The story of the USS Indianapolis is both incredible and devastating, as the cruiser was hit and ultimately sunk by two torpedoes from a Japanese sub during World War II. Only 316 of the ship’s original 1,196 crewmen survived what is known as the “Worst Naval Disaster in U.S. History,” because so …

7 Situaciones en las que Deberías Apagar el Enfoque Automático

A lo mejor es que me estoy haciendo mayor.<p>Pero el otro día, al intentar hacer una foto a través de la cristalera fija de la habitación de un hotel, …