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Fallout 4’s Silver Shroud quest should be Bethesda’s DLC blueprint

<i>Fallout 4</i> has so many quests that only hardcore completionists will play every one of them. However, there are a handful of quests so good that every …

Failsafe: A New Kind of Video Game With Adventure and Diversity

A new independent video game is being developed by Game Over Studios called Failsafe, described on Kickstarter as “a parkour adventure game inspired by Hayao Miyazaki's storytelling, reminiscent of the fluidity of 'Journey' and the monolithic scale of ‘Shadow of the Colossus.’”<p>With an interest in …

Game Development

Impressive GTA 5 PC Mod Adds 4K Textures, Reworks Vehicles, Improves Relationships

A new Grand Theft Auto V PC mod offering a comprehensive set of tweaks and changes has been released. The mod, created by Josh Romito, is titled "The Pinnacle of V," and delivers considerably more than just a nip and tuck for graphics.<p>"Not only is this a visual enhancement, but literally every …

Grand Theft Auto

I shot guns with my eyes in virtual reality

Tobii, perhaps the best-known eye-tracking company, sells a wide range of gaming and professional hardware. Where it’s focused on 2D screens, though, Kojima thinks virtual reality is a natural fit. Earlier this year, Fove was in the news for "Eye Play the Piano," an eye-controlled keyboard for …

The true story of Grand Theft Auto is a tale worth telling

Soon after the BBC announced its intention to make a film about Grand Theft Auto, I read a few tweets and comments expressing disappointment about the planned production.<p>Some are underwhelmed that the film, due in the fall, will tell the story of <i>the making</i> of the GTA games, rather than providing a …

Batman Arkham Knight

NASA Predicts End of World As We Know It

As you burn fossil fuels on your morning commute and forget to toss your empty bottles in the proper bins, consider this: These days of relative luxury might be numbered. Rapid population growth, depletion of natural resources, and growing economic inequality could spell the end of civilization as …

Giant Lizards Rise In Fla. — And They've Got Quite An Appetite

Giant lizards are coming out of hibernation in Florida. Trouble is, Robin Sussingham of WUSF reports, they're members of an invasive species with a taste for the eggs and hatchlings of native animals.<p>Transcript<p>AUDIE CORNISH, HOST:<p>It's fight against invasive species every day in Florida. Burmese …

An Imaginary Town Becomes Real, Then Not. True Story

This is the story of a totally made-up place that suddenly became real — and then, strangely, undid itself and became a fantasy again. Imagine Pinocchio becoming a real boy and then going back to being a puppet. That's what happened here — but this is a true story.<p>It's about a place in upstate New …