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Konami code Easter egg found in Google’s Pixel Chromebook

Have you ordered the Google Pixel Chromebook yet? Better brush up on the Konami code, because this high-end Chromebook comes with an Easter egg especially made for gamers who grew up playing in the '80s.
Gaming

Metal Gear Solid Ground Zeroes may not release due to “risky” themes

Hideo Kojima's Metal Gear Solid series is no stranger to controversy. Metal Gear Solid 2 had to be changed at the very last minute in 2001 due to content featuring New York City. Metal Gear Solid Ground Zeroes may be so risque in its…
Gaming

Unity Technologies co-founder goes indie to make his own games

The cheap, customizable Unity Engine has been a boon for independent game developers across all video game platforms in recent years. In a moment when Unity Technologies is ascending, though, it's losing a key creator in Nicholas Francis…
Cars

2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA 45 AMG to make video game debut in upcoming PS4 title ‘Driveclub’

While we may not get the chance to get behind the wheel of the 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA 45 AMG, we will get the opportunity to drive this performance model from our living rooms in the upcoming PS4's "Driveclub."
Gaming

Army of Two The Devil’s Cartel preview: On shooters and their relationship to fast food chains

Electronic Arts thinks that the third time will be the charm with its Army of Two franchise but our second demo session fails to impress. Army of Two The Devil's Cartel drops the self-seriousness of past entries, but it doesn't elevate the…
Gaming

BioWare gives Commander Shepard a rest with Mass Effect 3: Citadel DLC

In 2012, Electronic Arts and BioWare set the gaming industry ablaze with its divisive Mass Effect 3 story. Now it puts a final cap on that tale with Mass Effect 3: Citadel. Will Commander Shepard go out in style or will this last round of…
Gaming

Crysis 3 review: Crytek’s shooter is an expertly made toy soldier with no soul

Crytek strikes a good balance between the openness of Crysis and the more cramped focus of Crysis 2 in its latest shooter. As satisfying as it is to play through Crysis 3's dystopian shoot outs, though, it's hard not to wish the game were…
Gaming

The PlayStation 4 Games we know of so far

Now that Sony has unveiled its new hardware, it is time to look at what software will be available for the PlayStation 4, either at launch or further down the road.
Gaming

Rumored specs for Kinect 2 describe a far more precise motion controller for Xbox 720

The new console war brings new escalation in motion control. The rumor is that every Xbox 720 will come with a next-generation Kinect packed in, but what can the Kinect 2 actually do? See more in a smaller space for starters, and top that…
Gaming

Oscar Effects: How Snow White and the Huntsman made a big cast smaller

The team behind this dark retelling of a classic fairy tale mixed high-tech and old-school techniques to earn an Oscar nomination for Snow White and the Huntsman.