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First batch of Xbox Design Lab custom controllers arrives in September

Microsoft is boxing up its initial shipment of player-customized Xbox Design Lab controllers for the Xbox One, announcing that its first wave of vibrantly colorful gamepads will arrive on player doorsteps in September.
Gaming

Indies target Nintendo consoles in September with 'Axiom Verge' and much more

Nintendo has a slate of independently produced games launching for the Wii U next month -- including acclaimed titles like Axiom Verge, Severed, and Noitu Love: Devolution -- as part of its Nindies Summer Jam event.
Gaming

‘Don’t Starve Together’ hits PS4 in September alongside digital bundle

Klei Entertainment's wilderness survival sim Don't Starve returns to the PlayStation 4 next month with a multiplayer expansion and a new digital bundle that collects all of the game's add-on content released to date.
Gaming

'Final Fantasy XV' starts in an open world, but it won't stay there

Final Fantasy XV, which recently saw a delay of two months, will begin in an open world, but its second half will take a more linear approach in an attempt to keep players invested in the narrative.
Gaming

Report: NX controllers will support Wii-style motion controls and haptic feedback

The Nintendo NX may be going the (sort of) portable route, but it appears that the console will still support console features like rumble. More advanced motion controls may also be included.
Gaming

We’re getting ‘Rocksmith 2014 Edition — Remastered’ in 2016

Rocksmith 2014 Edition -- Remastered is coming in October, bringing new songs and gameplay tweaks to make your guitar-learning experience easier. Owners of the original game will get the updates for free.
Gaming

Ubisoft delays upcoming DLC for ‘The Division’ in order to tackle bugs

Bugs are spoiling The Division for a large number of players, and as a result Ubisoft Massive has announced that upcoming DLC will be delayed to ensure that these issues are taken care of.
Gaming

Collected ’em all? Here are 10 more collection-based RPGs Pokémon fans should try

The Pokémon games offer more than 700 monsters to catch and train, sure, but what do you do once you've caught 'em all? These 10 Pokémon-style games will help you find your next fix when need a new set of critters to catch and train.
Gaming

New rumors and announcements shed light on the NX launch lineup

Here is everything we have heard so far about Nintendo's mysterious, upcoming console, the so-called NX, compiled into one convenient post.
Gaming

Microsoft issues refunds for purchases tied to soon-to-be-defunct Xbox Fitness

Users on online gaming forum NeoGAF are reporting that Xbox is sending out emails with refunds for Xbox Fitness purchases. The service is set to shut down on June 30, 2017.
Computing

Intel serves up affordable new SSDs with stacked 3D NAND storage

Intel has dished out a new series of SSDs based on 3D NAND Flash technology. These SSDs are now offered in the consumer, business, data center, and IoT markets, with prices starting at $70.
Gaming

Nintendo strengthens its supply chain with purchase of console distributor Jesnet

Nintendo has just purchased Jesnet, one of the largest video game distributors in Japan. It almost exclusively distributes Nintendo product, and the purchase will help vertically integrate Nintendo's supply chain.