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Gaming

Deathmatch, Domination, Pigeons: Here are the maps and modes in ‘Battlefield 1’

Electronic Arts and DICE have revealed the full list of maps and modes we'll be getting when Battlefield 1 launches in October. "War Pigeons" will allow you to use the rats of the sky to bombard enemy positions.
Gaming

Did ‘Paladins’ copy ‘Overwatch’? Hi-Rez Studios says no

Hi-Rez Studios, developer of Paladins, has responded to criticism suggesting the team-based shooter is a clone of Blizzard's Overwatch. While noting the similarities, Hi-Rez insists it drew inspiration from Team Fortress 2, instead.
Gaming

How ‘Myst’ co-creator Rand Miller puzzled players again in ‘Obduction’

Find out about the challenges of devising puzzles for games like Myst, Riven, and Obduction from designer Rand Miller — and discover how the development process influences his approach.
Computing

AMD to release three Vega graphic card chips in 2017, with Navi to follow in 2019

A leaked road map reveals that AMD may release three versions of its "Vega" graphics chip in 2017: Vega 10, Vega 11, and Vega 20. The latter chip will be similar to Vega 10, only smaller, and will enable more video memory.
Computing

Play the latest PC games for less with these awesome Steam Machines

The best SteamOS computer for you might not technically be a Steam Machine branded by Valve. Here are the best options on the market, from low-cost streamers to wildly overpowered rigs.
Gaming

Xbox One S hardware bundle includes cross-platform ‘Minecraft’, added content

Microsoft will launch a new Xbox One S hardware bundle at the end of September that includes downloadable copies of Minecraft for the Xbox One and Windows 10, along with an array of bonus Minecraft-themed goodies.
Gaming

With trading, in-game events finally coming to ‘Pokémon Go,’ are battles next?

After in-game events and trading between players are added to Pokémon Go, we may see player-versus-player battles become part of Niantic's augmented reality app.
Gaming

Watch us play ‘Destiny: Rise of Iron,’ streaming live right now!

Will you heed the call of the Iron Lords? We certainly are, join us on Twitch as we charge head first into the Fallen-infested Plaguelands in Destiny’s latest expansion, the Rise of Iron.
Gaming

Fig takes a more professional approach to crowdfunding video games 0:58

High-profile Kickstarter failures seem to have diminished consumer confidence in crowdfunding, Fig CEO Justin Bailey thinks public investing should replace donation-based platforms like Kickstarter and Indiegogo.
Gaming

‘The Legend of Zelda’ glitch warps straight to the ending in three minutes

Nintendo's 8-bit NES game 'The Legend of Zelda' is renowned for its lengthy quest and many hidden secrets, but speedrunners have recently devised a method that allows players to rescue Zelda three minutes after starting a new…
Gaming

You may need a PC hardware upgrade to get the most out of ‘Battlefield 1’

Electronic Arts has announced its system requirements for the upcoming Windows PC version of its World War I-themed first-person shooter Battlefield 1, revealing that even veteran PC gamers may need to upgrade their hardware in order to…
Virtual Reality

HTC Vive travel pack now available with Innoactive’s ‘VR Suitcase’

Innoactive's new VR Suitcase is looking to make it easier than ever to take a working virtual reality set up wherever you go - but it's very, very expensive.