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The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt keeps looking better and better

CD Projekt RED's open-world expedition, <i>The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt</i>, is easily at the top of my most anticipated games of 2014 list (sorry <i>Titan Fall</i>) and …

Thief’s content will be the same across PC, next-gen

<i>Thief</i> will offer the same gameplay experience and content across both Windows PC and next-gen consoles, art technical director Jean-Normand Bucci recently told DSOGaming.<p>Speaking about the differences between the game on current and next-gen, Bucci explained that the features of new consoles "will …

Review: Pentax K3

The K3: Pentax’s flagship camera that many thought would be a full frame option. Instead, the company gave them an APS-C DSLR with a couple of …

PlayStation 4 launches with a Sony promise that big games are coming

The PlayStation 4 is now available in the United States. Sony streamed its lavish New York launch event live, using the hour prior to midnight to divert attention away from the console's slim launch line-up and focus on big names and exclusives to come. <i>Gametrailers</i>' Geoff Keighley presided as new …

Xbox One Vs. PS4: The Console Wars Are Just Getting Started

It’s quite possible that all that momentum Sony's had leading up to the launch of the PS4 will dry up now that the machine is in the wild. System issues, faulty HDMI ports, and a real lack of compelling first-party games all work against the next-gen console.<p>Meanwhile, the Xbox One is still out of …

Sony: Native 1080p allows you to “be a better gamer”

One of the most divisive elements for gamers surrounding the upcoming launch of the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One revolves around screen resolution, especially in games like Call of Duty: Ghosts. The Activision shooter runs at a native 1080p on PS4, but only 720p on Xbox One. Speaking with Sony …

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Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag getting 1080p support on PS4

After downloading an upcoming title update, new PlayStation 4 owners will be able to increase the resolution on Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag to 1080p.<p>According to a post on the official Ubisoft blog, the game currently runs at 900p, so "some players might not even be able to tell the …

[Update] Electronic Arts message blaming PS4 for stability issues posted in error

[UPDATE 11/15/2013 13:29 PST]<p>A representative from Electronic Arts responded to this story saying: "The message on EA’s Help site was posted in error. Players with questions about PS4 connectivity can visit https://support.us.playstation.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/5102 for the latest updates."<p><i>The</i> …

Council approves Apple's new "spaceship" campus

The Cupertino City Council voted unanimously this week to approve plans for Apple's new "spaceship" campus, the San Jose Mercury News reports.<p>Plans for the 2.8-million-square-foot building were first proposed by the late Steve Jobs in 2011. The building itself will be a four-story construction that …

Windows 8.1 now available

Microsoft today released Windows 8.1, the first major update to Microsoft's latest operating system, which was originally released in October 2012.<p>Windows 8.1 incorporates a "variety" of new features and "improvements" to Windows 8, including the ability to boot directly to the desktop instead of …

Cole's Legacy DLC for Infamous: Second Son revealed

Sony today announced two new Infamous: Second Son bundles that will be available when the game launches in February 2014 exclusively on the PlayStation 4.<p>The Infamous: Second Son Limited Edition includes the previously announced in-game vests for protagonist Delsin Rowe, as well as the Cole's …

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BioWare: Dragon Age Inquisition sex scenes will be "mature and tasteful"

The sex scenes in BioWare's upcoming next-generation role-playing game Dragon Age: Inquisition will take inspiration from Mass Effect and be "mature and tasteful," according to cinematic director Jonathan Perry.<p>"I think Mass Effect’s scenes were done really well and I think we will take …

Dragon Age

Report: PS4 won’t support Bluetooth or USB chat at launch

The PlayStation 4 won't support chat over Bluetooth or USB headsets at launch, Game Informer reports.<p>A Sony representative told the publication that updates will bring support for Bluetooth and USB headset chat sometime after the console's launch on Nov. 15. We've reached out to Sony to confirm the …

Hands-On With Thief's Non-Traditional Control Scheme

by John Wrek Friday, October 11, 2013 at 03:21 PM<p>I'm going to try to pres the jump button so many times, only to remember it isn't there haha.<p>by …

Disney developing device that turns everything in to a touch screen on paper

A new video from Disney's research centre in Pittsburgh offers a closer look at the company's current prototype that is capable of turning all material into a touch screen.<p>As shown in the video above, the Paper Generator generates an electrical energy from a user's interaction with "paper-like …

Play as first-mate-turned-assassin Adewale in Assassin's Creed 4 season pass

Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag's season pass headlines a new story starring Adewale, Captain Edward Kenway's first mate, and other extra content for …

Apple Reportedly Unveiling New iPads October 22

New iPads could arrive in just two weeks.<p>Apple may have only just shipped the iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C, but it seems the company has at least one more …

Assassin's Creed IV modern-day setting is mostly optional, says Ubisoft

Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag players will be required to leave the Animus five times throughout the game to take part in the game's modern-day setting, Ubisoft has said.<p>Game Director Ashraf Ismail said on the Ubisoft blog that players will be required to exit the Animus in order to progress the …

Sony's VAIO Flip PC convertible laptops get priced in Japan

Sony was coy about its prices when the VAIO Flip PC series was unveiled at IFA, but now we have some figures from Japan -- where the same Haswell-powered notebooks are sold as the VAIO Fit 13A, 14A and 15A depending on their screen size. Starting in late October, customers with some spare yen can …

WSJ: HTC One Max has fingerprint sensor, is launching October 15

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Android Central<p>In case there was any doubt after leaks galore, a report on Tuesday from the Wall Street Journal all …

Samsung Galaxy Round brings curve to smartphones

Samsung has won the race to be the first phone manufacturer this fall to launch a curved smartphone.<p>The company announced late Tuesday that the new Galaxy Round incorporates the latest in screen technology, along with other unique features.<p>The device resembles the<p>Galaxy S3andS4, but it has slight …

Gear & Gadgets

First Windows 8.1 ad features the return of the Start button

The removal of the Windows 8 Start button last year turned out to be a hot-button issue for users of Microsoft's latest operating system. Following a range of feedback from customers, Microsoft is now preparing to release Windows 8.1 on October 18th with a Start button. The latest OS update also …

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Video: Wacom Swings by Core77 Offices to Demo the Cintiq Companion and Cintiq Companion Hybrid

As we mentioned earlier, Wacom is coming out with some exciting new products this fall. The global provider of creative tools knows that industrial …

Finding The Audience For The Steam Machine

I’ve sat back and let the rest of Forbes gaming tackle the various Valve announcements this week from the SteamOS to Steam Machines to now their odd-but-innovative thumbstick-less controller. They all add up to one obvious whole: Valve has its own console, and that could potentially change …

Microsoft reveals Surface 2 tablet line

Microsoft today announced updated versions of its Surface tablet line. The $450 Surface RT 2 and $900 Surface Pro 2 will be available at retailers starting on October 22.<p>As detailed by GameSpot sister site CNET, the updated Surface RT features a slimmer body, a 1.7GHz Nvidia Tegra 4 processor, and …

Lichdom brings first-person spellcasting to PC summer 2014

First-person spellcasting action game <i>Lichdom</i> will be release during summer 2014, according to a new "announcement" trailer for the CryEngine 3-powered game that was released alongside AMD's GPU 2014 event today.<p>Developed by Georgia-based Xaviant, <i>Lichdom</i>'s action features an emphasis on role-playing …

Valve announces the Steam Machine

<b>Steam Box? Forget that! It turns out that Valve will be calling its hardware solution the Steam Machine, and there'll be quite a few hardware</b> …