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Konami built the ultimate prosthetic arm for this gamer, and it has a drone

Konami teamed up with a leading prosthetics designer to design and create a working prosthetic arm inspired by Metal Gear Solid for an amputee gamer who was involved in a horrific railway accident in London four years ago.

OMG! Wow! Rocket League quick chat options expanding

Psyonix announced that it will be expanding quick chat options for Rocket League in the upcoming June update. This will include a new chat menu which will allow players to customize their options.

Recapping day one at Google I/O 2016

Google I/O is almost upon us, and you can be sure to see more details on the upcoming version of Android N, Android VR, an Amazon Echo competitor, and more. The keynote begins at 10 a.m. P.T. on May 18 and will feature CEO Sundar Pichai.

Nintendo eyeing new business ventures in medicine, restaurants, and IP

Nintendo has recently updated its Articles of Incorporation hinting that it might soon make medical equipment, computer software, eating establishments, and expand its IP beyond games.
Game Review

Doom (2016) Review

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'The Legend of Zelda' collectible trading cards to get limited release in June

Nintendo will soon launch a series of collectible trading cards featuring characters from its The Legend of Zelda franchise, an EB Games Australia retail listing revealed this week.
Virtual Reality

Google wants VR to work far better on Android phones with ‘Daydream’

Google introduced its VR platform called Daydream during the 2016 Google I/O keynote. It consists of a compatible smartphone, a headset, a controller, and apps.

‘Resident Evil: Revelations’ developers reveal what makes the subseries unique

With a Resident Evil 7 announcement rumored for E3, the Revelations team discusses what makes the subseries unique, including its episodic story structure and multiple playable characters.

Goku and friends return in anime brawler sequel ‘Dragon Ball: Xenoverse 2’

A sequel to 2015's anime-based brawler Dragon Ball: Xenoverse is due to hit the Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC platforms by the end of 2016, publisher Bandai Namco announced this week.

'History of Game' poster documents a half-century of video games

The History of Game poster, created by Russian developer Vadim Palonin, includes 50 years of video game history and more than 1,200 titles. Its expansive design begins with Tennis for Two.

‘Fallout 4: Far Harbor’ is out tomorrow with mutant salamanders and a big dose of ‘spooky’

Fallout 4: Far Harbor releases tomorrow, and it adds a healthy dose of "spooky," with mutated salamander creatures and a Shutter Island-esque setting. New armor choices and brutal weapons like meat hooks and harpoons are also…

Get excited: GTX 1080 benchmarks are here, and better than expected

Nvidia's long-awaited GTX 1080 has hit the streets, and the reviews and benchmarks are unanimous: There's good reason to be excited about the benchmark-busting reference card.