Tony Hawk Pro Skater HD is bailing out of Steam. Activision is pulling the updated version of its classic skateboarding hits from Valve’s PC gaming store July 17. The company is selling it at an 80 percent
Saying someone is “ahead of his time” is typically regarded as a compliment. But in the case of post-modern architect John Portman, it’s somewhat backhanded: many of his buildings have become backdrops
Become an even better gamer with one of these great controllers! A dedicated controller makes a number of PC video games considerably more enjoyable. We rounded up the best offerings available on the today.
In the last two Star Wars games, "Battlefront" and "Battlefront II," you're given a sandbox of Star Wars characters and worlds to play in. These games are very pretty — some of the best-looking games any
A new ad-blocking technology could mean trouble for online publishers. Developed by researchers at Stanford and Princeton, this ‘undefeatable’ ad blocker breaks from the norm and detects ads much like
Drawing isn’t for everyone. I, for one, am definitely not very good at it. But with AutoDraw, Google is launching a new experiment today that uses machine learning algorithms to match your doodles with
It won't unlock your files until you've reached the high score it demands. A typical ransomware takes your files hostage in exchange for money, but "Rensenware" asks for something else. It forces you play
I have been writing about video games full time for nearly seven years now, and I don’t know if I’ve ever experienced a month like this past one before. Not to complain about playing and reviewing games
Here’s how to sign up The venerable Dungeons & Dragons tabletop role-playing game is partnering with Curse to build a next-generation web application. The platform, called D&D Beyond, was unveiled last
Pressure wave in planet’s atmosphere was one of the largest ever seen in the solar system, stretching over 10,000 kilometres A Japanese spacecraft that is circling Venus has beamed home pictures of one
Chances are you’ve never heard of ‘The Legend of Zelda: Ancient Stone Tablet.’ This forgotten title was stowed away for years after originally being made for Nintendo’s Super Famicom system in the 90s.
Tidying up is just the beginning I learned about Habitica at E3 this year. As a man with many habits, both good and bad, using a fantasy-themed mobile game to improve myself sounded interesting. What didn’t
We already know that artificial intelligence systems can work in law firms and beat the world champion at a game of Go. Now it turns out that AI can write some pretty good pop songs, too. Researchers Sony