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Lace ’em up: ‘FIFA 17’ is free to play this Thanksgiving weekend on consoles

Electronic Arts is kicking off a free weekend for FIFA 17 on Thanksgiving Day, giving PlayStation 4 and Xbox One players an opportunity to experience the latest entry in its long-running soccer sim franchise free of charge.
Gaming

Monolith won't be the studio porting 'Xenoblade Chronicles X' to Nintendo Switch

Sources claim that a third-party developer was called in to port Xenoblade Chronicles X to the Nintendo Switch, as Monolith Soft is on another project. The port may be handled by Monster Games, as it previously ported Xenoblade Chronicles.
Product Review

Samsung CFG70 24-Inch gaming monitor Review

The Samsung CFG70 is ultra-fast, and tack-sharp.
Gaming

Make the next-gen jump with our favorite Xbox One and One S bundles

Microsoft's latest consoles are just as capable at streaming media as they are tackling games, even if they're not the cheapest devices around. Check out our current picks for the best Xbox One and One S bundles to be had on Black Friday.
Gaming

Procrastinators prepare: Microsoft’s Solitaire is on iOS and Android devices

If you ever wasted time on a computer -- and we know you have -- then chances are you played at least a game or two of Solitaire over the past couple of decades. Well, now you can play it on your phone too.
Gaming

A Good Bundle, a good deal: Fundraiser offers 150 indie games for $20

Looking for something to play over the holidays? Indie gaming marketplace Itch.io is offering 150 digital PC games and applications as part of A Good Bundle and supporters can pick up the full set for only $20.
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It won’t turn ghouls into dust, but this ‘Fallout 4’ rifle is a thing of beauty

A fan-made 'Fallout 4' rifle, created through 3D printing and a few electronic parts, is a sight to behold. Its designer has also created props based on other Bethesda games, such as 'The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim'.
Computing

Cyber criminals are using illicit virtual currency to fund criminal activity

According to security company Trend Micro, hacker groups are being funded by the illegal mining of virtual gaming currency which is then sold to gamers -- in a similar fashion to Al Capone and others who channeled alcohol to partiers.
Gaming

Amp up your holiday gaming with one of these great PlayStation 4 deals

The PlayStation 4 has finally come into its own after three years on the market. Check out our roundup of the best PS4 and PS4 Pro bundles if you're looking to make the jump to the next-gen system with some additional titles and perks.
Gaming

After testing Vive VR Cafes, HTC plans for $1.5B investment fund in China

HTC opened a new Vive VR Cafe in Shenzhen, China, last weekend, its third overall. According to the president of Vive for China, the company is looking at possibly taking the cafe chain international through franchising.
Gaming

‘Resident Evil’ director sets his sights on ‘Monster Hunter’ franchise

Next year, Paul W.S. Anderson will bring the Resident Evil movie franchise to a close with The Final Chapter, and it seems that an adaptation of Capcom's Monster Hunter will be the next project he tackles.
Gaming

First ‘Titanfall 2’ DLC arrives November 30 with a dose of nostalgia

Titanfall 2's first DLC pack brings back a classic map from the original 2014 game, and it also adds cosmetic items for sale via microtransactions. The map, Angel City, is available first to those who pre-ordered the game.