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25 awesome Android games you need to try 2:32

The Google Play Store is loaded with both terrific and terrible titles. Thankfully, we vetted the store to bring you the best games available on Android, whether you're into first-person shooters or perplexing puzzles.
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Intel slash-and-burns processor prices ahead of AMD’s Ryzen CPU launch

Intel has slashed the prices of a number of its desktop processors ahead of AMD's Ryzen desktop CPU family launch just days away on March 2. The biggest price drop spotted thus far is with the Core i7-6950X, with a $300 cut in price.
Gaming

'VOEZ' is the first portable-only Nintendo Switch game

The Nintendo Switch will launch next month in Japan with its first touchscreen-only game, revealing mere days before the console's worldwide launch that some Switch games will not be playable on user TVs.
Gaming

Love that game you're watching on Twitch? Why not buy it for yourself?

Don't just play games on Twitch. Buy them, too. On Monday, the Amazon-owned live streaming video platform announced its entrance into the computer video game market. You can buy games or in-game content via a new "Buy" button.
Computing

MIT’s ‘Super Smash Bros. Melee’ AI can beat world’s top-ranked players

Researchers at MIT have been able to train an artificial intelligence to play Super Smash Bros. Melee well enough that the bot beat human competitors who are ranked in the top 100 players worldwide.
Gaming

How to pick the right MicroSD card for the Nintendo Switch

The Nintendo Switch uses cartridge-based games, but its internal storage may fill up quicker than you'd think. Here's what you should consider when picking out a microSD card to expand your Switch's storage capacity.
Gaming

'Middle-Earth: Shadow of War' officially confirmed, out this August 2:28

Retailer Target has accidentally let loose that a sequel to 'Shadow of Mordor' is coming in 'Middle Earth: Shadow of War.' The website claimed that the game is set for release on Aug. 22.
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'Snipperclips' and 'Fast RMX' headline the Nintendo Switch launch day lineup

Nintendo's Switch event included a look at more 30 games coming to the upcoming platform. Highlights include 'Super Mario Odyssey,' and 'Splatoon 2,' not to mention the next entry in the Zelda franchise.
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Nintendo is going after Tokyo’s Mario-inspired go-kart tourist attraction

Super Mario fans traveling to Tokyo have been having fun go-karting around the city dressed as their favorite character. But Nintendo isn't happy with the company behind the attraction and wants it to stop.
Gaming

Uncharted movie potentially rated-R, Naughty Dog has no involvement

After a Twitter exchange, Uncharted 4's writer, Neil Druckmann, pointed out the studio knew nothing of the R-rated movie script. This comes after movie writer Joe Carnahan claimed he had gotten a blessing from the renowned video game…
Gaming

PSVR sales are so high that even Sony is surprised

In an interview with the New York Times, President and Global CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment Andrew House revealed official sales numbers for the PlayStation VR. Sales have been so good that it surprised the company.
Gaming

Nintendo Switch has access to extra processing power on the go

A teardown from a Chinese website shows that the Nintendo Switch while in mobile mode has access to 25 percent more power. The GPU is underclocked while on the go to preserve battery life.