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A game about AI making paperclips is the most addictive you’ll play today

There’s a well-known thought experiment in the world of artificial intelligence that poses a simple, but potentially very scary, question: what if we asked a super-intelligent AI to make paperclips?<p>This may not sound terrifying at first, but as Oxford philosopher Nick Bostrom (who first described …

AI isn't just learning to play video games, it's helping us build them

The creators of Unity, the most popular game engine in the world, recently launched a set of machine-learning tools that lay the groundwork for actual AI (not scripted computer opponents) in video games.<p>Typically these kits include rendering aids and simple tools for training neural networks, but …

Artificial Intelligence

Top 5 Most Expensive Video Games Ever Developed

Huge, colossal and epic. Maybe The Old Republic isn’t the most innovative MMORPG out there, but BioWare has constructed a brilliantly assembled …

The Razer Phone, with its Snapdragon 835 and 8GB of RAM, is finally here

Razer — the gaming company known for its computers, keyboards, and mice — is getting into the smartphone game. After months of rumors, the company …

Mobile Technology

5 Weirdest Upcoming RPG Video Games In 2018

The game I am most excited about right now is Death Stranding mainly because of Hideo Kojima but also for its weird nature. The Whole atmosphere …

Monster Hunter

The Drop: New PlayStation Games for 9/12/2017

The ever-adventurous Adol Christin continues his long journey next week with a new chapter in the beloved RPG series. Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana …

Indie Gaming

Blizzard Is Opening An ESports Arena In Los Angeles

Blizzard is getting even more involved with competitive gaming. The World of Warcraft and Overwatch studio publisher today announced what it's calling a "state-of-the-art" venue in Los Angeles called the Blizzard Arena.<p>Located at the famous Burbank Studios in southern California, the Blizzard Arena …

New GAME OF THRONES Mobile MMO Turns the World into Westeros

The Seven Kingdoms is a brutal and dangerous place to live, but we <i>really</i> wish we could. But since we’re unlikely to ever be accepted by the Dothraki, …

Lenovo’s first augmented-reality glasses are a 'Star Wars' exclusive

Compared to virtual reality, augmented reality has been slow to take off. Sure, phone-based augmented reality is getting a bit of a boost right now -- Apple and Google are certainly investing in it -- but there's still a dearth of commercially available headsets. Devices like HoloLens and the Meta …

Augmented Reality

A SECRET OF MANA Remake is Coming in 2018

The original <i>Secret of Mana</i> for the Super Nintendo is such a highly regarded role playing game that it’s one of the 21 titles included in the upcoming …

Target May Have Just Leaked The Existence Of Bethesda's 'Game Of Thrones' Video Game

For years now, I’ve been asking why no one has bothered to make a proper <i>Game of Thrones</i> video game, given the enormous popularity of the series and that the notion that Westeros existing as a fantasy open world RPG in a game seems like a no-brainer. We’ve gotten a few poor attempts at <i>Thrones</i> titles …

TV Series

Thronebreaker Gwent’s Single-Player Story Campaign Teased (video)

A brief teaser trailer has been released this week for the upcoming GWENT Thronebreaker, a single player story campaign which will be launching …

Shenmue 3's Stiff Facial Expressions Not Finalized, Director Says

Earlier this week, fans were treated to the first teaser trailer for the long-awaited Shenmue III. While the video featured some beautiful environments, what left the biggest impression on many was the game's character models, which looked stiff and expressionless. Fortunately, game director Yu …

Saints Row

New THQ Nordic Game Biomutant Leaks In German Magazine

Conan Exiles: North American Version Adds Underwear to Nude Characters

Weapons sheathed in American territories.<p>Upcoming multiplayer barbarian survival game Conan Exiles launches on the Xbox One Game Preview programme …

Gaming

RECOIL is the Augmented Reality Laser Tag Game of Your Dreams

Since time immemorial, mankind has had one burning purpose driving each and every innovation, invention, and technological achievement: to make a …

GTA creator shows off new cloud gaming engine with a VR sci-fi demo (update)

Cloudgine has created a demo called They Came From Space to show off the quality of its cloud-gaming engine, which it designed to take advantage of cloud computing and produce massive physics-based simulations.<p>The game and technology are the latest creation from Dave Jones, the president of …

Unreal Engine

Watch out, Skype! We tried Discord’s new video chat, and it’s awesome

In Redmond, Washington, a banshee was heard keening in the night. This morning, a somber quiet fell upon the Skype offices in Luxembourg. A chill …

Play ‘For Honor’ For Free This Weekend Before Season 3 Adds The Gladiator And Highlander

In <i>For Honor</i>, three factions are at war over territory control of a battlefield. Knights, Samurai, and Vikings clash in five different modes where …

Skyrim Mod Gives NPCs Their Own Lives (And Loves)

RiME Finally Locks Down a Release Date for Switch

Own RiME Physically or Digitally This November<p>The puzzle-solving, island-exploring <i>RiME</i> has finally been given a concrete release date for the …

Steam now has more monthly active players than Xbox Live

Those still clinging to the narrative that PC gaming is dead should seriously consider reevaluating their stance. Valve at the Casual Connect USA …

Xbox

How your choices will shape the Joker’s creation in PS4’s Batman: The Enemy Within, out 8th August

Hey everyone! James Windeler here, Lead Writer on episode one of Batman: The Enemy Within. Just last year, we launched the first season of our …

Comic Books

Microsoft Announces a Trio of Slick New Xbox One Controller Designs

Plus a New, Smaller Xbox One Wireless Adapter<p>The number of unique Xbox One controllers available in retail stores has grown as Microsoft has …

Microsoft just dropped three cool new Xbox One controllers

Microsoft released three new Xbox One controllers today, including one that looks like a throwback to the Xbox 360.<p>The new controllers popped up on …

Netflix Announces 12 New Anime Series (And A Godzilla Movie)

Netflix has announced 13 anime that are slated to come to the streaming service starting next year.<p>Among the most notable is <i>Devilman Crybaby</i>, based on the classic series by Go Nagai. The series, which will consist of 10 episodes, tells the story of a world taken over by an ancient race of demons …

GTA 5 And Red Dead Redemption 2 Aren't Competitors, Parent Company Says

Grand Theft Auto V has been one of the best-selling video games in history since its release several years ago, and its consistent performance has continually helped support parent company Take-Two. But developer Rockstar's next game, Red Dead Redemption 2, is scheduled for release next year, so …

Dragon Quest XI Sells 2 Million Copies In Two Days In Japan

1 million copies a day for two days,<p>During its first two days of release in Japan, the next iteration of the popular JRPG series Dragon Quest XI sold …

Nintendo Switch

PUBG Dev Responds To Criticisms About Paid DLC Skins

Last week, developer Bluehole announced that it is adding a "crate-and-key" cosmetic DLC system to Playerunknown's Battlegrounds. Although two crates will be free to open, one will require you to purchase a special key. This announcement drew a lot of controversy among fans, many of whom objected …

Gaming Industry

Torchlight team's new game Hob hits PC and PS4 this September

From dungeon crawling to puzzle-solving adventure<p>Heck yeah! We were just catching up with Runic Games' action-adventure title <i>Hob</i> a couple weeks back, …