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Mighty No. 9 Review

Mighty No. 9 shows that nostalgia isn’t enough.

Here’s a complete list of what you’ll see in Windows 10’s big update this August

Microsoft revealed Anniversary Update during BUILD 2016, a free OS upgrade bringing plenty of new elements to the Windows 10 platform. Here's an up-to-date catalog of all the major changing coming on August 2.

PlayStation Plus serves up free 'Furi,' 'Saints Row: Gat Out of Hell' in July

PlayStation Plus subscribers will soon receive a free copy of the PlayStation 4 version of Volition's superheroic, open-world action game Saints Row: Gat Out of Hell, along with a varied collection of freebies for the PlayStation…

David Cage sees a bleak, android-run future in 'Detroit: Become Human'

Quantic Dream's 'Detroit: Become Human,' the latest from director David Cage, paints a bleak, android-run future for the city. Multiple protagonists and detective abilities should make this a thrilling and emotional ride.

AMD game promo gives away the existence an upcoming AMD Radeon RX 490

The RX 490 is a real card that AMD is working on, if a now removed listing for it on a game promo page is anything to go by. Before it was pulled, AMD listed the RX 490 as applicable for its big giveaway.

Microsoft confirms the launch of Windows 10 Anniversary Update, and it’s not in July

Microsoft confirmed on Wednesday that Anniversary Update for Windows 10 will be released in early August. The update will arrive just days after Microsoft pulls the plug on its free upgrade to Windows 10.

‘Overwatch’ Competitive Play available now on PC, ‘coming soon’ to consoles

Overwatch's Competitive Play mode, which offers new versions of each game mode and a skill ranking system, is now available on PC, with console versions on the way. The update also adds new cosmetic goodies.

Blast invaders with your buddies when ‘Alienation’ local co-op arrives next week

Housemarque's Alienation launched back in April without a local cooperative mode, but a July 5 update will fix that. The update also adds two new difficulty modes and competitive leagues.

Super sampling dramatically boosts HTC Vive visuals

If you have some spare graphical power beyond that required by consumer-grade virtual reality, you can now use super sampling to massively improve the visual clarity of everything you do in VR, making text in particular much easier to read.

Four new Mass Effect novels will chart the path to ‘Andromeda’

Hugo Award nominee N.K. Jemisin and BioWare scribe Mac Walters are among the writers tapped to produce new Mass Effect novels to bridge the gap between the original trilogy and 'Andromeda.'
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AMD Radeon RX 480 video card Review

AMD's RX 480 thrashes Nvidia by setting a new bar for budget gaming performance.

Ustream will soon no longer be an option for PlayStation 4 broadcasting

Sony announced plans to discontinue support for Ustream broadcasts on the PlayStation 4, limiting player options regarding live-streamed gameplay footage to three services: Twitch, YouTube, and Dailymotion.