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Gaming

Sequel to classic arcade shoot-’em-up Raiden hits Xbox One later this month

Once a staple of supermarkets and gas stations across the United States, Seibu Kaihatsu's classic arcade shoot-'em-up Raiden is set to return with a sequel on the Xbox One later this month.
Gaming

Supernatural thriller Dishonored 2 hits PS4, Xbox One, PC in November

Global publisher Bethesda revealed that Arkane Studios' first-person, stealth-action game Dishonored 2 will hit the Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC platforms in November of this year.
Gaming

Want Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered? You'll have to buy Infinite Warfare

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered will only be sold as part of special edition bundles of Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare when it launches in November. We also get a side-by-side look at the update to the 2007 classic.
Gaming

Battleborn has a free mobile companion, and it’s out today

Battleborn is out today, and if you can't wait to play the game when you get home, the mobile companion Battleborn Tap is for you. Playing Battleborn Tap unlocks exclusive items for use in the console and PC games.
Virtual Reality

Get real! How augmented reality toys could make VR feel like a gimmick

VR is exciting, but some of gaming's biggest franchises take place in mixed reality -- that's not going to change any time soon. Anki and Reach Robotics looking to bring old-school toys into the augmented reality future.
Gaming

Codenames, BoardGameGeek's No. 1 party game, is going mobile

Codenames, the number one party game on BoardGameGeek from Vlaada Chvátil, is coming to mobile platforms, developed in-house by publisher Czech Games Edition who also ported Galaxy Trucker.
Computing

Nvidia’s new Game Ready driver amps up Battleborn for PC, three open betas

Nvidia released a new Game Ready driver, version 365.10, that focuses on Battleborn and three open betas: Overwatch, Paragon, and Forza Motorsport 6: Apex. It can be downloaded manually from Nvidia, or though the GeForce Experience app.
Gaming

Canceled Super Meat Boy port resurfaces on Wii U this month

Team Meat's breakout indie platformer hit Super Meat Boy will make its long-awaited debut for Nintendo consoles later this month as a downloadable Wii U title, porting studio BlitWorks announced today.
Gaming

Squid Sisters get moment in the sun as amiibo figures that unlock Splatoon content

Nintendo announced a new batch of collectible amiibo figurines this week, revealing that Splatoon players can unlock new in-game content via upcoming figures based on Squid Sisters Callie and Marie.
Gaming

Mighty No. 9 release date finalized after many delays

Comcept's Mega Man-inspired action game Mighty No. 9 is primed for a summer 2016 release after weathering multiple last-minute delays in the months leading up to its worldwide launch.
Gaming

Work is never done on the farm: Breakout sim Stardew Valley getting updates

Breakout indie farming sim Stardew Valley has a major new content update in the works, in addition to the promise of co-op multiplayer, and ports for Mac, Linux, and consoles.
Virtual Reality

Sorry, Oculus Rift pre-orderers: It's going on sale at Best Buy starting May 7

The Oculus Rift is arguable the most important virtual reality release to date, and you can get it for yourself from Best Buy starting on May 7 -- if you're one of the lucky few able to get in early enough, that is.