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Medal of Honor recipient urges support for PTSD

Army Staff Sgt. Ty Carter, who fought valiantly in a nightmarish Afghanistan battle, lives with post-traumatic stress disorder and asks the public to understand the disorder and its effect on troops.<p>August 26, 2013|By Alexei Koseff<p>President Obama awards Army Staff Sgt. Ty Carter the Medal of Honor …

Chasing Dragons: How A Misunderstanding Of Video Games Led To The 38 Studios Disaster

It seems like a simple tale. Almost an admirable one. A retired sports star loved video games so much, he wanted to make one of his own. The result could be both a stereotype breaking event about who likes and makes games, which creates hundreds of new jobs, millions in revenue and a hopefully a …

7 Years Later, Has Microsoft Kept Its Xbox 360 Promises?

Microsoft was more than a little bombastic when it began hyping up the Xbox 360 before its 2005 launch.<p>"In the next generation, Xbox 360 will …

Respawn 'just fine' amid rumors of EA Partners closure

Respawn Entertainment is "just fine" amid rumors of the EA Partners label closing down.<p>The official Respawn Twitter account wrote today, "We're just fine over here." A follow-up from community manager Abbie Heppe explained, "Anyway, yeah business as usual."<p><i>Game Informer</i> heard from sources today …

Shin Megami Tensei 4 teaser promises your choices will 'create a world'

<i>Shin Megami Tensei 4</i> publisher Atlus released a teaser trailer for the North American version of the Nintendo 3DS role-playing title today, with a booming voice proclaiming that your in-game choices will "create a world."<p>There's not much to the minute-long teaser, but the narrator says your choices …

Ride to Hell: Route 666 gets a trailer showing strategy-based biker wars

Deep Silver released a trailer for <i>Route 666</i> today, the second of three biker-gang-based games announced under the <i>Ride to Hell</i> brand.<p>Unlike the more action-based full console release <i>Ride to Hell: Retribution</i>, <i>Route 666</i> is a downloadable title for Xbox Live Arcade and PlayStation Network. It takes a …

Leap Motion gesture controller delayed to July 22

The launch of the Leap Motion Controller, a 3D gesture controller that works with computers, has been delayed from May to July 22, reports The Verge.<p>Leap Motion announced in February that it planned to start shipping pre-orders on May 13 and launch the controller exclusively at Best Buy on May …

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 …

Pokemon Black and White 2 players can grab Deoxys over Wi-Fi May 8

<i>Pokemon Black and White 2</i> players will be able to grab an extremely rare legendary monster via the game's Wi-Fi distribution service next month: Deoxys, a promotion-only, Psychic-type juggernaut.<p>Deoxys is one of only a few Pokemon that can't be caught natively in the series without a special item …

With Bookselling in Deep Turmoil, Book Sales Are on the Rise

Bookstores are in crisis. Books aren't.<p>Reuters<p>With all the upheaval in bookselling over the past decade -- the surge in online ordering, the multiple challenges faced by brick and mortar booksellers, and the squabbles over e-book pricing -- you would think the book industry was in crisis. But sales …

Metal Gear fan art: The best images we've seen

<i>The following pieces have been posted with full, written permission from their creators. However, if an artwork that belongs to you has been</i> …

PlayStation All-Stars dev SuperBot working on new IP after Sony split

SuperBot Entertainment, developer of the <i>PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale</i> fighting game, is working on a new project, SuperBot's director of operations David Yang told Edge Online.<p>"We have substantially shrunk down our operations but are still going strong while we work on a new IP," Yang …

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