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EA and Oculus talk virtual reality at SXSW

What does our VR-powered video gaming future look like? Executives from Electronic Arts and Oculus VR have been answering questions on the latest capabilities of the technology at the SXSW festival.

Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition screens pound you into submission

DrinkBox Studios shares a handful of screens from the upcoming Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition, which adds older DLC and fresh content for a PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One release.

You’re going to need to update your Xbox One controller. Here’s how…

Here's a step-by-step guide that teaches you how to update the firmware in your Xbox One controller. It's a simple process that takes just a few minutes.

Titanfall just says no to the banhammer, won’t punish early play

Respawn Entertainment founder Vince Zampella confirms that players that nab a copy of Titanfall early won't be punished for playing during the pre-release weekend.

Behold a glorious four-minute Captain America: The Winter Soldier preview

Marvel has released a new look at Captain America: The Winter Soldier, including 2:45 of the movie itself, along with a new trailer for the movie, due out on April 2, 2014.

Sin City: A Dame to Kill for trailer is black and white and cool all over

Robert Rodriguez and Frank Miller’s Sin City: A Dame to Kill For, based on Miller’s comic of the same name, won’t hit theaters until August 22, but the studio has released a new trailer to show it off.

Battlefield 4 Naval Strike DLC introduces new Carrier Assault mode

The next DLC pack for Battlefield 4, the water warfare-focused Naval Strike, introduces the new Carrier Strike mode, inspired by Battlefield 2142's Titan.

MSI’s Nightblade barebones rig is a good fit for novice PC builders

This barebones gaming PC offers a framework to work with, leaving you to choose and stuff in essential components like the CPU, graphics card and more. Learn more here.

Forza Motorsport 5 free with purchase of Xbox One console

Microsoft will pack a download code for 2013 launch title Forza Motorsport 5 in with Xbox One console purchases for a limited time.

Dark Souls II prologue set up your imminent and repeated demise

Bandai Namco and From Software share a first look at the prologue for Dark Souls II. The game brings infernally challenging action-RPG to consoles on March 14.