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E3 2018 press conference schedule and livestreams

How to watch the biggest announcements of E3<p>E3 2018 officially starts on Tuesday, June 12, at 11 a.m. PT, when the doors to the Los Angeles Convention Center open for the show. But before then, there’s plenty of news coming from publishers like Nintendo, Sony and Microsoft.<p>The pre-E3 festivities …

A Witcher 3 guide to Gwent

<i>The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt</i> isn't just a spectacular role-playing game with a rich backdrop, story and characters, it's also the setting for a really fun card game.<p>In the taverns of <i>Witcher 3</i> you can often find a patron to challenge to a game of <i>Gwent</i>, a collectible card game that puts you in the role …

How to replace your worn out PlayStation 4 thumbsticks | Polygon

When the PlayStation 4 launched in late 2013 many outlets, including Polygon, heaped praise on its newly redesigned controller, called the DualShock 4. But after a year and a half of steady use, many owners are suffering from torn rubber thumbsticks — a design flaw whereby the solid plastic core of …

Watch Conan O'Brien Explore The Sexy World of Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

Late night talk show host and comedian Conan O'Brien looked like he rather enjoyed his time getting hands-on with upcoming role-playing game, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt.<p>The video above shows O'Brien (regretfully) learning about the world of The Witcher, and is amused by the fact that Geralt carries …

The Witcher

Videos show Grand Theft Auto 5 running at max settings on PC

Grand Theft Auto 5 comes out finally on PC today. How much better does it look on desktop than on PS4 and Xbox One?<p>Look no further than to YouTuber …

Watch swimsuit model Kate Upton’s Game of War Super Bowl ad right here

If you want to air a 30-second commercial during the Super Bowl, it’s going to cost you — but at least one mobile game developer decided it is worth the price.<p>Machine Zone aired a new commercial for its Game of War strategy app, which is a free-to-play download on iOS and Android. The spot went …

Game Development

Destiny - Destiny: Is Cheesing Okay? - Fireteam Chat - IGN Video

The IGN hosts and Datto talk about cheesing in Destiny and ask whether or not it's okay.

Saints Row 4: Re-Elected Review - IGN Video

It's "New-gen, same as the old-gen" in this port package, with a short demonic detour that makes things a little more interesting.

Destiny - Destiny: Our Thoughts On The Content Leak - IGN's Fireteam Chat - IGN Video

The IGN Destiny Podcast crew talk about the content leak and what they think Bungie should do for the next piece of content.

The Sega Dreamcast launched, and crashed, at a pivotal time in gaming history

The Dreamcast. Like Mars, Elvis and the St. Louis Browns, it is dead and defunct, but it still lives on as an ultimate symbol of what-if. Did You Know? Gaming's excellent video series chronicles it all in this video.<p><i>Jet Set Radio, Shenmue</i> and today's 2K Sports series are all touchstones of the …

Retrogaming

8 custom Xbox One backgrounds

Time to spice up your Xbox One.<p>The November System Update went live over the weekend, and one of the coolest new features it adds is the ability to set a custom background. So, we’ve decided to help you give your console a geeky makeover. Below are eight backgrounds based fun things like the …

Podcast Unlocked Episode 169: Cheeseburger in Paradise

Burger time.<p>Exit Theatre Mode<p><b>DOWNLOAD PODCAST UNLOCKED EPISODE 169</b><p>The world's #1 Xbox podcast crew discusses the significance of the Xbox One price …

Destiny: Easy Relic Iron Farming - IGN Video

In one area of Mars it's incredibly easy to farm Relic Iron. We show you the best spot to do this so you can upgrade your gear.

95% off The Ultimate Game Developer Bundle

If you’ve been tinkering with an idea for a game, we’ve got just the thing to help you bring it to life. The Ultimate Game Developer Bundle is perfect for beginners who want to learn to code and build their own 2D and 3D games for desktops and mobile devices, at their own pace — and we’ve got an …

GamerGate: A Closer Look At The Controversy Sweeping Video Games

It all started with a blog post.<p>Jilted ex-boyfriend Eron Gjoni wrote a long treatise on the alleged infidelity of his ex-girlfriend, video game developer Zoe Quinn. Members of the video game industry and press were implicated.<p>This led to an initial outcry over corruption in the video game press. …

This Is Definitely A Live-Action Fatal Frame Movie Trailer

To the non-Japanese reader/speaker, the teaser trailer for this fall's live-action <i>Fatal Frame</i> film is almost indistinguishable from any other …

​A Cheat Sheet For Everything Wrong with Watch Dogs

<i>Watch Dogs</i> has some things going for it. It can look pretty. It handles aiming and shooting pretty well. But the story in Ubisoft's open-world action …

Create your own addictive games with The Complete iOS Dev Course [Deals]

If you’ve ever thought about iOS game development as a career, then Cult of Mac Deals has a great offer that will help you turn those thoughts into action.<p>iOS game development is an area with huge upside potential and high demand for new entrants, and <b>The Complete iOS Dev Course</b> is your way in. …

The Wizard of Minecraft

It’s a wet monday morning in Stockholm, and the door to Markus Persson’s office is closed. The wooden blinds to the windows that look out at the 35 …

Video games in education doesn't have to mean educational video games

Play is one of the fundamental ways in which humans learn. Video games, like games in general, are inherently educational, but they still haven't quite taken off in the classroom. Many teachers remain dismissive of video games, or outright hostile toward them. They don't recognize the value of …

The keys to app store distribution that you need to know — but probably don’t

<i>This sponsored post is produced by Chris Hulls, the cofounder and CEO of Life360.</i><p>It’s one of the biggest questions most developers have when launching a new app: “If I build it, will they come”? Even if your product is amazing, if you don’t get an initial critical mass of users, you will fail. …

iJustine vs. IGN - Justine's Turn in Titanfall - IGN Video

iJustine's seen how terrible IGN's Greg Miller is as Titanfall, and now, it's her turn.

Microsoft claims DirectX 12 will improve Xbox One games, won't require new PC components

Microsoft just announced DirectX 12, the latest version of the company's graphics APIs, at the 2014 Game Developers Conference. The reveal wasn't a surprise. What's surprising is that Microsoft says that existing computers, smartphones, and the existing Xbox One game console will see boosts in …

Video game Bafta awards 2014: Dara O'Briain interview

BAFTA Games Awards host Dara O’Briain talks to Tom Hoggins about his favourite video games of the year<p>Dara O Briain is missing Mario. The comic and TV presenter is preparing to host Wednesday's Video Game Bafta awards and isn’t as familiar with the portly plumber’s latest outing as he would like. …

How to maximize your online game launch

<i>Brent Decker is the an associate director of strategic accounts at Digital River, Inc.</i><p>For every video game megalaunch like Grand Theft Auto V or Battlefield 4, hundreds more – including yours – are worthy of attention. So how can you ensure your latest title breaks through the noise?<p>The good news …

See Evolve Gameplay In Action

Ever since our Evolve cover reveal, readers have been asking when they can see gameplay footage of the new multiplayer-focused shooter from the …

Why It's Time For The Peter Jackson Era Of 'The Lord Of The Rings' To End

Peter Jackson has made some remarkable movies.<p>There’s no denying that his sprawling <i>Lord of the Rings</i> trilogy was the very definition of epic—filled with massive battles, touching moments, and beautiful cinematography, not to mention a lovely score.<p>Even the recent <i>Hobbit</i> films, stretched from one …