NECA reveals replica Gravity Gun, plans to sell it in Spring 2013

NECA, a company that specializes in creating gorgeous toys for adults, has announced plans to release a 1:1 scale replica of Half-Life 2's iconic Gravity Gun in the Spring of next year
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Microsoft promotes Kinect as a tool for the military

Though the Kinect peripheral has found little traction among gamers, Microsoft hopes that it might be used to help train our troops and provide physical therapy to the wounded.

Minecraft: The Story of Mojang documentary premieres on Xbox Live

2 Player Productions Kickstarter-backed documentary on Sweden's most famous video game developer finally gets its debut. Minecraft: The Story of Mojang will air on Xbox Live this weekend.

Best gaming controllers of 2012

We look back on the year in gaming controllers, and offer our pick of the best of the year.

Grab Episode 1 of The Walking Dead free on iOS

For the next week, if you own an iOS device and have Internet access, you can enjoy the first episode of Telltale Games' The Walking Dead (our 2012 Game of the Year) for free.

Best Xbox 360 games of 2012

Check out our picks for the best Xbox 360 games of 2012.

Konami: Metal Gear Rising 2 with Platinum a possibility, no Rising Wii U

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance won't be out until February but Kojima Productions is already discussing the possibility of collaborating with Platinum Games on a sequel. Meanwhile, the studio shoots down the possibility of Rising for…

Xbox 360-exclusive Resident Evil 6 DLC adds new multiplayer modes

Bored of Resident Evil 6's online multiplayer modes? A new DLC pack arrived this morning that should add a bit more variety (assuming you own an Xbox 360, that is).

Microsoft apologizes to Halo 4 players with free DLC then bans them

Let it never be said that the distribution of downloadable content can't cause wacky hijinks. The botched release of the Crimson Map Pack DLC for Halo 4 led Microsoft to give away paid content for free and then to accidentally ban players…

Star Wars: The Old Republic expands in 2013 with Rise of the Hutt Cartel

Star Wars: The Old Republic celebrates its first birthday with Rise of the Hutt Cartel, the first expansion for the MMO. BioWare is bringing a new planet and a new level cap to the game, but will it be enough to lure back lost players?

Day of Cease Fire planned for Dec. 21 to support Sandy Hook families

Gamer Fit Nation's CEO is organizing an event for Friday asking gamers to not play online shooters for 24 hours to show support for those affected by the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting.

Best gaming peripherals of 2012

As the year comes to an end, we look at our choices for the best gaming peripherals of 2013.