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Virtual reality and DotA 2 fan? We have the VR headset for you

If you want an HTC Vive with a little more color to it, the new DotA 2 International version will be right up your alley. The new HTC Vive comes with a bright red strap, with DotA 2 iconography on the back.

No PlayStation Plus? No problem: ‘No Man’s Sky’ doesn’t need it

Want to play No Man's Sky on PlayStation 4, but you don't have a PlayStation Plus subscription? No problem. The game doesn't require one, standing in contrast to the majority of the system's library.

Sega's plug-and-play Genesis includes 40 classic games, SD card support

Nintendo's new plug-and-play NES system might be the talk of the internet right now, but Sega and AtGames' Genesis includes quite a bit more. In addition to SD card support, you can play your original Genesis or Mega Drive games on the…

Don’t have an Xbox One yet? Get console, game for $250 right now

The Xbox One, complete with a game, will only set you back $250 this summer. The Xbox One S launches in just a week, offering a larger storage capacity and a slimmer, sleeker design.

Kojima Productions’ new logo movie offers everything we love about videogames

The 30-second logo movie for Kojima Productions has a lot elements that gamers love: underwater monsters, space exploration, digital enemies, and a sweet lens flare. It's impressive how Kojima packed so many gaming elements in one…

Niantic CEO reveals 'Pokémon Go' team leaders, talks fixes at San Diego Comic-Con

John Hanke, CEO of Niantic, briefed a horde of Pokémon trainers packed into the San Diego Convention Center's Hall H about what's in store for the future of Pokémon Go.

Weekly Rewind: Brain mapping, a possible cure for blindness, and more

In the tech world, a lot happens in a week. So much news goes on, in fact, that it's almost impossible for mere mortals with real lives to keep track of everything. That’s why we’ve compiled a quick and dirty list of the top 10 tech…

16-Bit Sonic is back, and he's looking cooler than ever

At a Comic-Con panel, Sega announced Sonic Mania, a new 2D Sonic game that remixes old stages as well as introduces new ones. It's being developed in collaboration with Christian Whitehead, the same person who remastered other…
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Weekend Workshop: Survive The Wasteland with these ‘Fallout’ DIY Nuka-Cola caps

Made popular by way of Bethesda's Fallout franchise, Nuka-Cola caps are the cream of the currency crop across The Wasteland. Here's how you can make a batch for yourself along with a companion Nuka-Cola jar.

Is your PC feeling its age? These upgrades can give it new life

Most of the time an older computer can do everything you need. If you'd like to get than new PC smell without emptying your checking account, there are some cheap and easy upgrades that can improve performance and make it feel fresh again.

Gaming is going digital, but players are collecting more memorabilia than ever

For almost all of video games’ existence, there has been video game memorabilia. These pieces of plastic, polyester, and rubber fill up our shelves and let us proudly show our fandom, and for one man, they even earned a world record.