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Warhammer 40,000: Chess - Regicide - Space Marine Devastator Reveal - IGN Video

Check out this in-game character reveal for the upcoming turn-based strategy game.

How League of Legends is upending the video game business

New research from Superdata reveals just how dominant Riot's multiplayer online battle arena <i>League of Legends</i> has become in the MMO sector, and how its success is impacting gaming as a whole<p>In the global MMO market, one in every eight dollars spent goes to Riot and its international partners, via</i> …

Turning mobile ads into games helps them perform better

Mobile advertising is a multibillion-dollar business, and one company thinks it will grow even further when marketers learn to turn their promotions into games.<p>Mobile advertising company Celtra has found that game-like ads perform significantly better than static, noninteractive display ads or …

You Can Now Build Oculus Rift Projects In The Free Version Of Unity

Hey, you! Yeah, you! The one with the awesome idea for something that <i>needs</i> to be built in virtual reality!<p>Remember a few weeks back, when Oculus mentioned that its development tools would soon work with the free version of the Unity game engine, rather than just the $1,500 Pro Version?<p>It’s done. …

P.T. Remade in Project Spark for Xbox One

And Nicolas Cage is in it...?<p>Hideo Kojima and Guillermo del Toro's Silent Hills' P.T. is still a Sony system exclusive, but thanks to Project Spark, …

Daily Deals: Halo: The Master Chief Collection, $30 Off a Wii U, $100 Windows 8 Tablet, $170 Monitor

Four Halo games plus store credit!<p>Want more deals? Join the IGN Deals Newsletter.<p>Today's Big Deals<p><b>Get Halo: The Master Chief Collection with $25 Dell</b> …

It’s All About The Grass – New NVIDIA Video Shows Off Impressive Turf Effects | DSOGaming | The Dark Side Of Gaming

NVIDIA has released a new video, showing off Turf Effects; a new NVIDIA GameWorks technology which empowers users to simulate and render massive …

Star Citizen’s FPS Module To Be Released Early Next Year, Inspired By CS, Arma & Kill Zone | DSOGaming | The Dark Side Of Gaming

REDACTED, the team working with Cloud Imperium Games to make the FPS Module for Star Citizen, held an IAMA event on Reddit in which it announce the …

Sunset Overdrive White Xbox One Unboxing - IGN Video

We take out Microsoft's brand new white Xbox from the Sunset Overdrive bundle.

This is how the Train Simulator series celebrates Halloween

Dovetail Games' <i>Train Simulator 2015</i> is pushing the boundaries of rail simulation with its latest downloadable content, a Halloween themed add-on called <i>The Count of Monster Disco</i>. The expansion aims to accurately recreate the real-world experience of a Frankenstein's monster driving a skull and …

Watch 16 minutes of Quantum Break, Remedy's time-twisting Xbox One game

Remedy Entertainment offers a longer look at its time-manipulating action-adventure <i>Quantum Break</i> in a new video that highlights how the Xbox One exclusive uses cracks in time to mix up the third-person shooter. Some helpful narration from Remedy creative director Sam Lake provides a detailed …

Halloween maps return to Team Fortress 2

<i>Team Fortress 2</i> is bringing back all five of its original "Scream Fortress" maps in advance of a larger Halloween-themed update. The levels are available in <i>Team Fortress 2</i> right now.<p>Anyone with the game (it's free to play) can find the Scream Fortress updates by simply booting up the game and …

Citizenfour review: Edward Snowden in his own words

Who is the NSA whistleblower? And why did he do what he did? A new documentary lets him speak – and film critic Owen Gleiberman is impressed by what he hears.<p>Citizenfour, Laura Poitras' exciting and newsworthy portrait-of-a-whistleblower documentary, is something all too rare: a movie about a …

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Monster Sunspot Threatens Earth With Solar Storms

Changing Planet<p><b>The solar eclipse may steal the week’s heavenly headlines, but a monster sunspot—the likes of which hasn’t been seen for years—has turned toward Earth and may spew some serious solar storms.</b><p>From the moment the gigantic sunspot cluster known as AR 2192 appeared on the eastern side of …

Drones Are Tracking Monkeys To Spot Malaria Outbreaks

Robots, monkeys, and humans form an alliance against disease.<p>In the jungles on the island of Borneo, flying robots are following monkeys. These drones aren’t part of a sinister pre-emptive strike against the Planet of the Apes. Instead, they’re trying to find the source of new malaria outbreaks …

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Beyond Gaming: Oculus Rift Founder's Predictions for Virtual Reality's Future

This story originally appeared on FOX BUSINESS<p>The virtual reality industry could disrupt a number of industries beyond gaming, according to Oculus VR founder Palmer Luckey.<p>Earlier this year, Facebook acquired Oculus VR for $2 billion. But despite the astronomical price tag, Oculus is still young, …

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Google's Alan Eustace beats Baumgartner's skydiving record

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1118000/1118718_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524648928_46ada175996bb44c4b503ea4e17e387d<p><b>A senior Google vice president, Alan Eustace, has broken the world altitude record for a parachute jump set in 2012 by Austrian Felix Baumgartner.</b><p>Mr …

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