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Star Wars: Battlefront 2’s campaign is gorgeous but being a Stormtrooper feels like playing Wolfenstein as the Nazis

The main reason anyone plays a Star Wars game for is <i>that</i> fantasy. The one where, if you’re not actually Leia, Luke or Han you’re at least a character …

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Valve’s San Francisco Remote Office Shut Down

Valve and small SF subsidiary part ways after eight months of operations.<p>Valve and the small team the company set up in San Francisco last December …

Xbox One peripherals detailed in three videos

Microsoft released three videos featuring its next-generation chat headset, wireless controller and charging kit, offering consumers a closer look at the first-party peripherals for the Xbox One.<p>The Xbox One wireless controller, video below, features 40 design changes from the current-gen …

Portal 2 Sunburst Aperture sentry turret available for pre-order

Limited edition merchandiser, the IP factory, have opened pre-orders for a special edition <i>Portal 2</i> Sunburst aperture sentry turret, which will be available Q4 2013.<p>Standing at 16-inches tall, including the base and antenna, the IP factory's turret flaunts an orange and white sunburst design. It …

The Elder Scrolls Online is the Skyrim Sequel We Want

We head to Morrowind and explore even more Skyrim...<p>The Elder Scrolls Online has come a long, long way in a short period of time. When last we played …

7 Secrets We Learned About The 'LEGO Marvel's Avengers' Game

Gaming<p>Find out what the hottest game news, new game releases.<p>Gaming<p>Actors from the 'Harry Potter' films will also reprise their roles in the …

New Oculus Rift cover shooter is so realistic, players warned not to lean on virtual objects

Groundbreaking virtual reality headset Oculus Rift has been in the hands of software developers for just a few months, and already it's been used to create some incredible simulations and gaming experiences. But a new first-person-shooter demo may offer the most immersive experience yet, letting …

The Bureau dev diary talks story, character and the 1960s

In a new video, <i>The Bureau: XCOM Declassified</i> lead narrative designer Erik Caponi discusses the setting and plot of the upcoming anti-alien shooter.<p>The 1960s were chosen as the backdrop, says Caponi, because it was in that decade and the rise of the counter-culture and civil rights movements where …

Craft, share and civilize in Windborne's 'social sandbox'

<i>Windborne</i>, a "social sandbox creation" game from Hidden Path Entertainment, is in development and headed for Steam Early Access in late 2013, according to the developer's official website.<p>The game will allow players to build, craft and otherwise personalize their worlds and help create a …

Murdered: Soul Suspect launching after March 2014

Mystery action game Murdered: Soul Suspect will launch after March 2014, a Square Enix representative told GameSpot today.<p>Square Enix's confirmation of the game's release date comes after the title was left off the company's list of upcoming games today as part of its latest earnings report.<p>It …

Steam achievements hint at more XCOM: Enemy Unknown content

The addition of blank achievements on Steam suggests that new content for <i>XCOM: Enemy Unknown</i> could be on its way.<p>The achievement list is viewable through Steam's Global Gameplay Stats page for <i>XCOM: Enemy Unknown</i> and includes 30 unmarked entries. We've contacted publisher 2K Games for comment and …

Star Wars: The Old Republic receives ridable Tauntauns and a new story arc

BioWare's role-playing game <i>Star Wars: The Old Republic</i> update 2.3 <i>Titans of Industry</i> is now live, introducing Tauntauns as the game's first animal mounts, as well as featuring a new story arc, allowing gamers to delve into the shadowy secrets of Czerka Corporation's CZ-198 Labs.<p>Involving two new …

Secrets of Rætikon gliding to Windows PC, Mac and Linux

<i>Secrets of Rætikon</i>, the aerial exploration game from <i>Chasing Aurora</i> developers, Broken Rules Games, will launch on Windows PC, Mac and Linux, the Vienna-based studio announced today.<p>Broken Rules told Polygon that it has not yet ruled out a release on consoles. Announced in early July, the …

The Simpsons role-playing game too 'complicated'

Plans to develop a role-playing game based on long-running TV series The Simpsons was in discussions at one stage, series writer and executive producer Al Jean said in an interview with Gold Derby.<p>"We've talked about it and it's a really complicated thing to do, especially because you have to write …

Czarcade’s Clobbr takes the top prize at Casual Connect’s indie showcase

Czarcade won the Best in Show award at the Casual Game Association‘s indie prize showcase at the Casual Connect game conference last week in San Francisco. Such awards shows have become more important in the indie market, where it’s increasingly hard to predict what will be the next Clash of Clans …

Ace Attorney art director guest of honor at Japan Expo, 1st Impact

The art director of Ace Attorney series Tatsuro Iwamoto will be the Video Game Guest of Honor at the upcoming Japan Expo, 1st Impact, the event's organisers announced recently.<p>The event will also feature video game composer Noriyuki Iwadare as a guest of honor. As well as composing music for the …

Capcom looks back on 30 years of gaming

As of June of this year, Capcom is a 30-year-old company, ranking up there with Electronic Arts and Activision in terms of longevity in the games business. It's a fact that even Katsuhiko Ichii, director of the publisher's consumer games division, is a little amazed about.<p>"I don't think you see an …

Disney sees a decline in its games business in fiscal results

The Walt Disney Company noted a loss in its games division for its third quarter earning ending June 29, 2013 - and it's the only business segment that showed an operating loss over the first nine months of the fiscal year.<p>However it's in the three months ending June 29 that Disney Interactive saw …

Official Tickets and Your Source for Live Entertainment

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Art Academy Sketchpad App for Wii U Revealed

eShop-exclusive app set to arrive ahead of the full game's launch.<p>Nintendo has revealed Art Academy Sketchpad as the eShop-exclusive app set to land …

New 'Thor: The Dark World' Trailer

Previous trailers have spelled out the bare basics of Thor's next adventure and thus far it's looking like it'll be a pretty good time, but this …

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Quake creator John Carmack joins Oculus VR as chief technology officer

One of gaming’s biggest brains is now at one of gaming’s hottest startups.<p>John Carmack, the Id Software lead programmer responsible for games like Doom and Quake, is joining Oculus VR to oversee the company as its chief technology officer. Oculus is currently in the midst of developing the Oculus …

Solving Paradox: How the historical strategy game maker stayed alive

Fredrik Wester took a job trying to solve someone else's problem, and ended up taking it on as his own.<p>O<p>ver the last decade Paradox Interactive has earned a mixed reputation. The Swedish developer is known primarily for its unique brand of deep historical simulation games that take a long time to …

Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons video review

Valve's Dota 2 The International 3 Main Event begins

Today marks the start of the main event and playoffs for Valve's third year of Dota 2 Championships - The International 3 held at Benaroya Hall in Seattle--where 16 of the best teams in the world will battle it out for over $2.8 million in prize money.<p>Competition began on August 3 with two groups …

The Elder Scrolls Anthology coming to PC Sept. 10

The complete The Elder Scrolls series will be included in a single physical package, <i>The Elder Scrolls Anthology</i>, next month, bundling five PC games, seven add-ons and five physical maps.<p><i>The Elder Scrolls Anthology</i> will include 1994's <i>The Elder Scrolls Arena</i> through 2012's <i>The Elder Scrolls 5:</i> …