Gaming
Gaming

‘Pac-Man 256’ heads to consoles with bonus multiplayer mode in June

Developer Hipster Whale's mobile smash hit Pac-Man 256 will make the jump from smartphones to the Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PCs in June, publisher Bandai Namco Europe announced today.
Computing

Steam can run on the PlayStation 4 thanks to Arch Linux, a jailbreak, and old firmware

An individual named OsirisX managed to install Arch Linux on the PlayStation 4, enabling him to run the Steam client and the Bastion game without any visual problems. OsirisX used patched Radeon libraries provided by homebrew…
Computing

Does faster RAM really make a difference in your frame rates?

Memory hasn't traditionally had much of an effect on gaming. As long as you had enough, that was fine, but it turns out that contemporary, higher-resolution titles actually can benefit from faster memory by a surprising amount.
Gaming

Treasure discovered! ‘Uncharted 4’ has sold 2.7 million copies

Uncharted 4 has already sold 2.7 million copies, Sony announced today. It is also the fastest-selling PlayStation 4 title ever released in North America, outdoing its popular predecessor.
Virtual Reality

Oculus DRM debacle continues as Revive resurrects itself, cracks Oculus store

You don't even need to have bought the games to get Oculus Home working on your Vive any more, thanks to the latest Revive update. That wasn't the intention, but the developers felt that Oculus' crackdown forced their hand.
Gaming

‘Ori and the Blind Forest’ is coming to retail with plenty of extra goodies

Ori and the Blind Forest is coming to retail shelves next month thanks to a partnership between Moon Studios, Microsoft, and Nordic Games. A limited edition PC version includes extra goodies, as well.
Gaming

Duty calls: Final ‘Overwatch’ short focuses on the gruff Soldier: 76

Overwatch is out today (kind of), and Blizzard has released a new CG short to celebrate, focusing on the gruff, menacing Soldier: 76. But underneath that tough exterior is a real hero.
Gaming

Echoes is a game that deals with mental health in episodes

Mental health is a serious issue, but finding ways to portray the issue in games can be hard, Thermo-Dynamic Games strives to reach beyond those limits and will divide its narratively driven game into different episodes.
Gaming

Mirror's Edge Catalyst gets interactive map online ahead of release

Mirror's Edge Catalyst is the explorative take on the 2008 parkour-inspired original hit. Fans have been waiting eight years to play the sequel and EA has released an interactive map of the game's city ahead of the launch.
Mobile

50 awesome iPhone games you need to play

The iPhone has some of the best games available for any mobile platform. Here are our favorite games for every genre, whether you're into sports, puzzles, strategy, or something else entirely.
Gaming

LucidSound’s LS-30 headset looks as good as it sounds, and it sounds pretty great 3:41

Don't look bad while gaming. Step up your style and step up your sound with the LucidSound LS-30 universal gaming headset. See why they're an affordable favorite in this quick review.
Virtual Reality

‘Project Arena’ isn’t just an amazing ‘Tron’ tribute, it could be VR’s first eSport 2:20

CCP's stunning Project Arena looks like an exciting battle scene from a Tron movie, and playing it feels more visceral than any VR game to date. Could this become the world's first VR eSport?