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Gaming

‘Final Fantasy XIV’ free trial lets gamers play indefinitely until level 35 4:40

Final Fantasy XIV's free trial will no longer use a time limit, Square Enix announced on Tuesday. It will instead let all players reach level 35 across a variety of character classes. The game's next expansion is out in June.
Virtual Reality

Gunters, to your headsets! ‘Ready Player One’ to get unique VR experiences

Warner Bros and HTC have teamed up to create several virtual reality experiences based around the Ready Player One movie. They will release before and after the film, helping to expand its universe in the virtual medium.
Computing

New Razer Blade Pro is a THX-certified, GTX 1080-packing gaming monster

The 2017 version of the Razer Blade Pro does nothing to mitigate the company's focus on gaming prowess while adding some features and functionality that should do nothing but increase the machine's drool-worthy status among gamers.
Gaming

'Dark Souls 3' gets a framerate boost on PlayStation 4 Pro

The PlayStation 4 Pro can play any PS4 game, but a select number of titles have been optimized to take advantage of the platform. Here's list of every new and upcoming game that will benefit from the PS4 Pro's increased power.
Gaming

PlayStation 4 Pro owners get 4K video playback with new Media Player update

Sony has issued an update for the PlayStation 4 Pro's Media Player app that enables 4K video playback for files stored on a USB device or media server, upping the console's capabilities for players who own 4K-capable TVs.
Gaming

If April showers keep you inside, these are the new games you should be checking out

Players can look forward to the return of acclaimed franchises in 'Persona 5,' 'Outlast 2,' and 'Mario Kart 8 Deluxe,' as well as exciting newcomers such as 'Flinthook' and 'Yooka-Laylee.'
Gaming

‘Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey’ remake announced for Nintendo 3DS

A remake of Atlus' 2009 dungeon crawler Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey is in the works for the Nintendo 3DS, and fans can expect to see new recruitable demons, added voice acting, and an all-new ending.
Computing

AMD's Vega architecture to pack power, performance in a tiny package

At the AMD Tech Summit in Beijing this weekend, AMD's vice president took the stage to discuss the next big architecture update coming to Radeon GPUs -- and the company's plans to take the fight to Nvidia.
Gaming

Fake it till you make it in the fake-news racket with this new online game

Making money with online news isn't easy, but Fake It Till You Make It shows how it can be done without the need for writing skill or a desire to inform. All you need are plagiarism, bought social media accounts, and outrage.
Gaming

A lost episode level design for ‘Half-Life 2’ is revealed in a new leak

Ravenholm might be somewhere that most resistance fighters don't go, but developers don't care about that. That's why, it seems, Junction Point's planned Half-Life 2 episode, would take players to a snowy version of the city.
Gaming

‘Mass Effect: Andromeda’ sales underwhelm in U.K. after mixed reviews

Mass Effect: Andromeda currently trails both Ghost Recon: Wildlands and Horizon: Zero Dawn in U.K. game sales this year, though Andromeda did manage to take the top sales spot for last week.
Gaming

Blizzard unveils ‘StarCraft: Remastered,’ an authentic ode to its RTS classic

At an event in South Korea, Blizzard revealed StarCraft: Remastered, which includes both the original and Brood War, and launches this summer. Besides a 4K re-skin and updated audio, the experience promises to mirror the original…