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8 board games to try if you love video games

<i>Owen Duffy is a journalist, dad and board game expert from Glasgow. His blog,</i> <i>Cardboard Sandwich</i><i>, is devoted to board games, card games, roleplaying</i> …

Best PC games for new owners

From shooters to strategy and everything in between<p>You just got a new PC, packed full with terabytes of storage space, a top-of-the-line graphics card and more RAM than is legal in most countries. Congratulations, and welcome to the gaming platform that has the most choices across the widest …

A Fallout 4 guide to getting rich, getting high, and blowing everything up (without cheating)

The fastest path to riches is farming<p><i>Fallout 4</i> is a Bethesda game, and that means it has an interesting and complicated in-game economy. Your vault survivor can scavenge for numerous resources — some common, and some scarce — which you can use to craft upgrades for your settlements and …

Playing these 6 video games could help improve your problem-solving skills

"My number one goal in life is to see a game designer nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize," McGonigal writes on her website.<p>She tells Business Insider she wants people to realize that games can be "powerful tools to improve our attention, our mood, our cognitive strengths, and our relationships."<p>And …

Arrests, Lifetime Bans Handed Down in New StarCraft Match-Fixing Case - Report

According to reports, multiple arrests and lifetime bans have been handed down in Korea as part of allegations of match-fixing and illegal gambling related to StarCraft II competitive play.<p>Team Liquid has a full rundown of the situation. The Changwon Regional Prosecutor's office announced the …

Games Done Quick

SGDQ2018 Schedule<p>All start and end times below are converted to your local time.<p>Time & Length<p>Run<p>Runners & Host<p>Setup Length<p>2018-06-24T16:30:00Z<p>Pre-Show<p>…

Retrogaming

6 Reasons We Can't Wait for Batman: Arkham Knight - The Superhero Show - IGN Video

The Superhero Show takes a look at Rocksteady's final Arkham games, plus we pay comics legend Dave Gibbons a visit.

Guitar Master Beats Bloodborne With Rock Band Controller

Bloodborne is a challenging game even under the best conditions, so imagine how hard it would be to finish using nothing but a Rock Band guitar controller.<p>That's just what a player named Benjamin "Bearzly" Gwin recently accomplished. You can watch his entire "Guitarborne" run archived on his Twitch …

Zelda-Like Adventure Game Oceanhorn Hits Steam Next Month

Oceanhorn, a Zelda-like adventure game originally released for iOS devices last year, is coming to PC through Steam on March 17, developer Cornfox & Brothers have announced.<p>The PC edition of the game is described as a "completely remastered version," featuring a major graphical and technical …

Nolan Bushnell is the inventor of Pong, the founder of Atari and widely considered the father of electronic gaming.

Each of the following has made an important contribution to today's game industry. Most are from the technical side, the primary driver of the business. I feel that much of the early work has been forgotten. But the pioneers I've listed were critical in creating the foundation that led to today's …

Our Favourite Christmas Game - IGN Advent Calendar, Day 25 - IGN Video

We reached Day 25 in our Vidvent Calendar and to celebrate we've brought back everyone's favourite Christmas game, Elf Bowling on PC. Merry …

The best games for your new iPhone or iPad

Device 6<p>A stylish mystery novel masquerading as a game, <i>Device 6</i> mixes interactive puzzles with a compelling story about a woman trapped in a castle. The game's six chapters play out like a 1960s spy thriller.<p>Monument Valley<p>This is, to be blunt, about the most beautiful game you'll find on iOS. It's …

20 essential games for your new iPad

<i>Be sure to also check out our picks for essential iPhone games as well as our recommendations for Android phones and tablets.</i><p>Congratulations: Your new iPad helped change the term “mobile gamers” into just “gamers.”<p>You won’t have to compromise in quality or quantity of games on your new tablet. This …

Here's how you can play Nintendo games on your iPhone without a jailbreak

Another NES and Super Nintendo emulator managed to sneak its way onto iTunes this week, Touch Arcade reports.<p>While Floppy Cloud, which sells for $1.99, describes itself as a file management app, it also will let you run NES and SNES ROMs stored in your Dropbox on your iPhone without the need to …

'Bloodborne' Is A Dark And Brutal Successor To 'Dark Souls'

I finally had a chance to play <i>Bloodborne,</i> and to wander into the dark and bloody nightmare that is the imagination of Hidetaka Miyazaki.<p>I’ve walked this path before. First into the fog-shrouded land of Boletaria, where I hunted demons and took their souls as trophies, until finally I found the Old …

Top 10 Rivalries in Video Game History: Console vs. PC Gaming and More

by Paul Tamburro Oct 23rd, 2014<p>The entire video game industry is built upon foundations created by rivalries. The games that would later spawn a …

Harry Potter universe gets a new adventure this Halloween

J.K. Rowling will be releasing a new Harry Potter story on Oct. 31st. The reveal was made today via the Pottermore website, and was the culmination of a series of games and riddles that ran over several days. The 1,700-word piece will relate the backstory of Dolores Umbridge, Mashable reports.<p>The …

There are many different styles of video games, but games with an open world setting tend to have the most rewarding experience. You can play the …

Grand Theft Auto

Getting a gaming tattoo? Here are four things to keep in mind

[<i>Dtoid community blogger Gray Time shares his experiences with gaming tattoos. Heed this man's word! Want to see your own blog appear on our front</i> …

Alienware

LEGO Robot Solves Traditional Rubik’s Cube in a Record-Breaking 3.253 Seconds

In this short video, the CUBESTORMER 3 robot created by programmers Mike Dobson and David Gilday solves a traditional 3x3x3 Rubik’s Cube puzzle in …

Samsung Galaxy

The Room Two arrives for iPad

<b>The sequel to 2012's iOS game of the year has finally arrived on iPad, with iPhone and Android versions to follow at a later date.</b><p>BAFTA …

Lego Star Wars: The Complete Saga arrives for iOS

<i>Lego Star Wars: The Complete Saga</i> is out today for iOS. The game covers events in all six of the Star Wars movies released to date.<p><i>The Complete Saga</i> is an amalgamation of <i>Lego Star Wars: The Video Gam</i>e and its sequel <i>Lego Star Wars II: The Original Trilogy</i> released in 2005 and 2006 respectively, and …

Grand Theft Auto Online - GTA Online: The Fastest Way to Make Money (Cheat/Exploit) - IGN Video

You can use this slightly devious exploit to replay money-making missions infinitely in GTA Online and make a million bucks in a single (kind of …

'Ironclad Tactics' Review (PC)

Not quite historically accurate…<p>Zachtronics’ <b>Ironclad Tactics</b> features Civil War era robots known as “Ironclads” and soldiers battling it out in a fast-paced turn-based card-driven strategy title that encourages co-op and competitive play.<p>Throw in some beyond bizarre alternative history angles and a …

SteamOS: could Valve's game console challenge Windows?

The Steam Box should have Microsoft worried<p>On Monday, the developer responsible for possibly the most critically acclaimed video games of the modern era — <i>Half-Life</i> and <i>Half-Life 2</i> — announced that it was building its own Linux-based operating system to deliver PC games to the living room. Sooner or …

'Final Fantasy Tactics' Designer Partners With Playdek

Yasumi Matsuno (<i>Final Fantasy Tactics</i>, <i>Vagrant Story</i>) has partnered up with Playdek to work on several upcoming mobile titles, including the design of Playdek’s first original IP – <i>Unsung Story: Tale of the Guardians</i>. We spoke with Playdek CEO Joel Goodman about <i>Unsung Story’s</i> background.<p>“I met …

Hyperkin Retron 5 combines ten consoles into one on December 10 for $99 (updated)

We love what the Hyperkin Retron 5 brings to the table, namely compatibility with <i>ten</i> classic gaming system cartridges: NES, Famicom, Super NES and Famicom, Sega Master System, Genesis and Mega Drive, and Game Boy original, Color and Advance. The problem is, Hyperkin's played coy about it's price …