Gaming icon Sonic the Hedgehog marks 25 years with limited-edition art book

Sega's blue hedgehog mascot stars in a new hardcover compendium that collects 25 years of art from the Sonic the Hedgehog series, and fans can reserve a limited edition that includes an exclusive matted art print.
Cool Tech

Gamers learn to control characters strictly through direct brain stimulation

A team of researchers from the University of Washington have developed a system that allows users to play a two-dimensional video game without seeing, hearing, or sensing the action in any traditional way.
Movies & TV

Will Ferrell set to lampoon the video game world in upcoming esports film

Pro gaming is a young man's game but not for Will Ferrell, it seems. In one of his upcoming roles, the perennial silly sportsman will be an old but still-with-it pro gamer competing with the teenage up-and-comers of the world.

'Pokémon Go' promotion successes continue with Sprint marketing tie-in

U.S. carrier Sprint's teaming up with Pokémon Go developer Niantic to roll out promotions across more than 10,500 stores. It follows on the heels of similar collaborations with Japanese cellular provider Softbank and McDonald's.

'Final Fantasy XV' will address fans' story complaints with an update

Final Fantasy XV is finally out in the wild, but some fans have voiced disappointment with the game's narrative. Square Enix is looking to address this with a game update, adding new scenes for specific characters.
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Sony’s Project Field could give us a new way to play card games

Sony's Project Field is looking to bring a similar mixed reality gaming that Amiibo and Skylander figures allowed, but with card games. Set for a Japan-only release, it will first support the Yokai Watch game, but from there, the sky's the…

Mads Mikkelsen discusses working with Hideo Kojima on ‘Death Stranding’

After the Death Stranding trailer that aired at The Game Awards revealed that Mads Mikkelsen will portray the game's villain, the Danish actor has shared details of his experience working with famed video game designer Hideo Kojima.

PlayStation 4 surges ahead of Xbox One, more than 50 million consoles sold

The PlayStation 4 has now moved more than 50 million systems, Sony announced today. This comes after the release of the redesigned PlayStation 4 Pro as well as the less expensive "slim" console.

Report: Nintendo Switch to support GameCube through Virtual Console

The upcoming Nintendo Switch console may support GameCube games through Virtual Console, according to a new report from Eurogamer. Super Smash Bros. Melee and Luigi's Mansion are early games coming to the program.

Now you can play pinball versions of Doom, Fallout, and Elder Scrolls

Throughout its history, developer Zen Studios and publisher Microsoft Studios have pushed downloadable content for Pinball FX2, and the newest DLC brings Fallout, DOOM, and Elder Scrolls tables with the release of Bethesda Pinball.

Work hard, play hard with these versatile PC desks

Looking for a new piece of furniture that will fit in your office, dorm, or gaming cave? Here are some of our favorite computer desks on the market, whether you're a serious gamer looking for an upgrade, or just moved into a new space.
Product Review

AVADirect Avant P750DM2-G Review

This bruiser brings desktop firepower to a laptop fight, and cleans up.