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Close to the Metal Ep. 9: Will Deus Ex: Mankind Divided also divide PC gamers? 37:41

PC gamers love to play games with all the details turned up. But as Deus Ex: Mankind Divided proves, there's been a recent uptick in the load maxed-out games demand. Do gamers need to prepare for a costly upgrade?
Gaming

Analyze 'em all: Latest 'Pokémon Go' update adds Pokémon Appraisal system

Team leaders Candela, Blanche, and Spark are now on hand to give trainers appraisals of their monsters in the latest update to Pokémon Go, as Niantic attempts to draw players back to the app.
Gaming

Latest Humble Bundle serves up digital PlayStation 4, PS3 games

Humble Bundle's latest pay-what-you-want digital compilation includes a broad selection of console titles from publisher Capcom, including standouts like Resident Evil HD, Devil May Cry HD Collection, and Mega Man 9 and 10.
Gaming

Footage of canceled ‘GoldenEye’ remake for Xbox Live reveals what could have been

A remake of the classic Nintendo 64 shooter GoldenEye was reportedly in development for Xbox Live — no, not the one that actually saw the light of day — and new footage shows us just what could have been.
Gaming

'Battlefield 1' expansion packs bring the French and Russians to the front line

Battlefield 1's Premium Pass will include 16 additional maps, and its first pack, set for release in March, focuses on the French army. An upcoming pack will also introduce the Russian Empire.
Computing

DirectX support will be patched into 'Deus Ex: Mankind Divided' soon

AMD has detailed a new promotion that will allow customers to get Deus Ex: Mankind Divided for free, alongside confirmation that the game will soon receive a patch adding DirectX 12 support.
Gaming

Catch ’em all, fight ’em all, snap ’em all: These are the best Pokémon games

We look back at 20 years of Pokémon games to figure out which games have held up the best.
Gaming

‘Hannibal’ star Mads Mikkelsen suspected of role in the latest Kojima game, ‘Death Stranding’

The internet has developed a theory that 'Hannibal' star Mads Mikkelsen will play a role in 'Death Stranding', Hideo Kojima's upcoming first game after leaving Konami.
Gaming

‘The Witness’ is coming to Xbox One sooner than you think

The Witness, Jonathan Blow's latest atmospheric adventure, will hit the Xbox One next month after more than half a year of PC and PS4 exclusivity. An iOS version is also still in the works.
Computing

Think your PC is fast? Deus Ex: Mankind Divided might make you think otherwise

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided is the toughest game we've ever installed on our test rig, but that doesn't mean you can't wrestle it into running on your rig - if you meet the minimum requirements.
Cool Tech

Tech-loving fraternities (and sororities) can now indulge in robot beer pong 2:12

Pongbot is a robotic cup holder that turns your run-of-the-mill beer pong into a game of moving targets. If Terminator’s T-800 wanted to pledge a fraternity, this Kickstarter project would be part of his application.
Gaming

First 'Dark Souls 3' DLC expansion leaked ahead of October launch

From Software's infamously difficult action-RPG Dark Souls 3 will get its first DLC expansion in October, a now-deleted tweet from the official PlayStation Twitter account revealed this week.