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Crunching The Numbers: Can Dual $269 Nvidia GTX 760s Outperform A $999 Titan?

As NVIDIA’s trio of graphics card launches winds down with the mainstream-level GTX 760, and only sporadic rumors of AMD’s new Radeon 8000 series launching in October, we have a few months to evaluate the best and most cost-efficient upgrade options. You may be tempted by NVIDIA’s GTX 780, which …

The original Xbox had more than 30 rejected names

Microsoft's original Xbox had a long list of potential monikers that didn't make the cut, such as 11-X, AIO, FACE, MET and many, many more, Edge reports.<p>The publication released an archived interview with former Xbox developer Seamus Blackley, who spoke about the process of naming Microsoft's …

PS Vita Sales More Than Double In Japan Thanks To 'Toukiden'

<i>PlayStation Vita sales in Japan prove once again that content is king.</i><p>The new monster-hunting game <i>Toukiden</i> launched in Japan on June 24th, selling 122,794 units on the PlayStation Vita in its first week and bumping sales of Sony‘s handheld console to 31,271 up from just 13,422 the week …

Dark launch trailer is full of vampire-fueled gameplay

The launch trailer for Realmforge Studios and Kalypso Media's vampire-filled action-stealth title, <i>Dark,</i> features a teaser look at gameplay.<p><i>Dark</i> takes place in a futuristic "techno universe" and combines role-playing game concepts with stealth elements. As Eric, a newly turned amnesiac vampire, …

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The length of a game shouldn’t determine its quality

This post has not been edited by the GamesBeat staff. Opinions by GamesBeat community writers do not necessarily reflect those of the staff.<p>We all like to get good value when we buy a game. How many times have you brought home a fresh new title and been absolutely frustrated with it, finishing it …