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Turtle Beach’s Elite 800 headset put Astro on notice – Hands-on video

Turtle Beach calls its Elite 800 the ultimate gaming headset, and based on what we're seeing, we're inclined to agree. Check them out up close in our video.

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Geralt’s hot on the trail in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt’s opening cinematic

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt's opening cinematic is an action-packed peak at the upcoming game, following Geralt and his lost love Yennefer as he tracks her through a vicious battle.

Gaming

Buy new underwear, because Outlast 2 is coming to terrify you

The solid survival horror Outlast has a sequel in development, developer Red Barrels' Philippe Morin told Bloody Disgusting in a recent interview.

Gaming

Bayonetta 2 is a beautiful barrage of sex, violence, and surrealism

Bayonetta 2's gargantuan barrage of sex, violence, and surrealism sets the mind on fire in ways most other action games never dream of, let alone on Nintendo's game-hungry Wii U.

  • Pros: Endless imagination in setting. , Silken combat tuned for…
  • Cons: May be too forgiving for hardcore fans of the original…

Kick-ass Keanu makes his reappearance atop a pile of dead goons in John Wick

Keanu Reeves kills it as a legendary assassin forced out of retirement, in what's easily one of the coolest and most original action movies of the year.

Movies

54 awesome iPhone games you need to play

The iPhone has the best games of any mobile phone. Here are our favorite games in every genre, from sports to puzzles to strategy games, all fresh for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus.

Mobile

A new Hitman Go update adds missions based on one of the series’ greatest ‘hits’

Hitman GO has received a new mission box inspired by the "St. Petersburg Stakeout" from Hitman 2: Silent Assassin along with cloud saving, Square Enix announced on the Hitman blog.

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Making planetfall: Here’s our guide for the early hours of Civilization: Beyond Earth

Here's a guide to help you through the early hours and opening turns of Firaxis Games' space colony sim, Civilization: Beyond Earth.

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Rockstar gave Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas an HD remaster for Xbox 360

Rockstar Games has confirmed rumors that they will be releasing an HD remaster of Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas for download from the Xbox Live Store on October 26.

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Assassin’s Creed Unity’s PC Specs aren’t kidding around

Ubisoft has released the somewhat PC system requirements for the upcoming Assassin's Creed Unity. Get ready to clear out space on your hard drive for this historical murder fantasia.

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Explore the bloody arenas and harrowing peaks of Far Cry 4’s Kyrat

The latest Far Cry 4 trailer takes you on a tour of the exotic locations and dangerous characters you'll encounter in Kyrat's midlands and Himalayan peaks.

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8-player fights! Board game mode! 50 things you didn’t know about Super Smash Bros. Wii U!

Nintendo's latest Nintendo Direct streaming broadcast reveals new details on Super Smash Bros. for Wii U, framed in a "50 things you didn't know" presentation.

Gaming

Free from history's baggage, the next Civilization finds freedom Beyond Earth

By Sid Meier’s rubric of 33% familiar, 33% improvements, and 33% brand new for a Civilization game, Beyond Earth certainly earns its keep as a strong new entry in the series.

  • Pros: The best elements of Civilization V distilled and…
  • Cons: AI leaders are still erratic, petulant children , Quests…

Want 4K graphics on older Nvidia GPUs? These new drivers make that a reality now

How would you like to be able to enjoy 4K-quality graphics on monitors with lesser resolutions? Nvidia makes that dream a reality, even on older GPUs.

Computing

Duke Nukem returns in a 32-game bundle from the revived 3D Realms studio

Defunct studio 3D Realms (formerly Apogee Software) is back with a 32 game bundle of classic PC titles from the 80s and 90s like Commander Keen, Duke Nukem, and Wolfenstein 3D.

Gaming

The day the music died: Xbox Music cancels free streaming feature

Microsoft has announced that it is discontinuing the free Xbox Music streaming feature on December 1 in all countries where it is currently offered. A subscription pass remains.

Gaming

You’ll have to wait until 2015 for the Xbox One’s promised screenshots feature

Head of Xbox Phil Spencer told IGN that December's system update for Xbox One will be smaller than previous updates, and will not include the long-awaited screenshot feature.

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Titanfall’s free Frontier Defense update adds a four-player cooperative mode

Respawn Entertainment has announced the eighth update for Titanfall, which adds more content than any previous patch, including a brand new cooperative multiplayer mode.

Gaming

Skylanders: Trap Team freshens up the fun, but there's a cost

Skylanders: Trap Team brings a clever new mechanic to the hit franchise, but favors the new (and expensive) over collectors' old favorites and existing collections.

  • Pros: A simple, fun adventure with a gentle learning curve…
  • Cons: Not much in-game action available to older characters…

Take a peek at the future of Halo when Nightfall launches on November 11

Microsoft's live action, episodic series Halo: Nightfall will premiere on November 11 along with the release of Halo: The Master Chief Collection as part of HaloFest 2014.

Gaming

Can your PC handle the mechs and hoverbikes of Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare?

Steam has shared the PC system requirements for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare. If you want to play the upcoming shooter on your computer, here are the minimum specs you'll need.

Gaming

Twitter becomes one with live TV in the November 2014 update for Xbox One

Major Nelson has shared a preview of the November system update for Xbox One, which will add more customization to your console and profile and improvements to live TV integration.

Gaming

Smaller screen, bigger audience: Hearthstone heads to iPhone, Android phones in 2015

Blizzard confirms plans to launch the Android phone and iPhone versions of Hearthstone, the card-collecting multiplayer game set in the World of Warcraft universe, in early 2015.

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A mercenary, archer, and mage walk into a bar: Meet your Dragon Age: Inquisition mates

The latest look at BioWare's Dragon Age: Inquisition shows off some of the companions you can acquire to fight alongside, chat up, and even romance over the course of your inquisition.

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If you’re feeling sinister: Play as the Black Hand of Sauron in free Shadow of Mordor DLC

Warner Brothers and Monolith have released the free "Power of Shadow" DLC for the recently-released Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor on Xbox One, coming soon on PS4 and Steam.

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Conquer Destiny’s most rewarding raid with our Vault of Glass guide [updated 10/21/2014]

Having trouble with Destiny's Vault of Glass raid? We're here to help! Check out our guide for step-by-step instructions, with video.

Gaming

Steam pulls game after its developer tweets death threat to Gabe Newell

Paranautical Activity, a roguelike FPS by Code Avarice, was pulled from the Steam store after its creator, Mike Maulbeck, posted threatening tweets about Valve founder Gabe Newell.

Gaming

A Daily Show correspondent is set to star in the upcoming Dead Rising: Watchtower movie

Former correspondent for The Daily Show and 22 Jump Street cast member Rob Riggle will play the lead role in the upcoming Dead Rising: Watchtower movie.

Gaming

Take a behind-the-scenes look at the episodic, live action Halo: Nightfall

Check out this first look at Halo: Nightfall, Ridley Scott's live action series based on Microsoft's hit shooter franchise. The series will serve as prequel to the upcoming Halo 5.

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