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Dear idiots: Stop ruining ‘Pokémon Go’ with all your nonsense

'Pokémon Go' is everywhere, and it's almost understandable people are getting sick of hearing about it. But it's not the game, or the players, fault. It's the obscene level of exploitation surrounding it. And it's threatening to overshadow…
Computing

Asus crammed a full-blown GeForce GTX 980 GPU into the new Republic of Gamers G701 laptop

Asus recently launched the Republic of Gamers G701 gaming laptop packing an overclockable Intel Core processor and discrete Nvidia GeForce GTX 980 graphics. THe laptop also packs up to 64GB of DDR4 memory and two SSDs for up to 1TB of…
Gaming

Remastered 'Dead Rising,' some of its sequels are coming to the PS4 and Xbox One

A remastered versions of the 2006 survival horror game Dead Rising will soon hit the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One platforms as part of an upcoming series revival, publisher Capcom confirmed this week.
Gaming

Emperor Qin will build a great wall as China's leader in 'Civilization VI'

Qin Shi Huang, who built the Great Wall and unified the warring kingdoms, will return to Civilization VI as China's glorious leader, ready to build great wonders and keep out any invading Mongol hordes.
Gaming

What was it like to be in London during the Great Fire? A museum is using Minecraft to find out

The Museum of London has contracted professional Minecraft world-builders Blockworks and Dragnoz to produce a series of maps that digitally recreate the Great Fire of London for an upcoming exhibit.
Computing

Reviewers rave about Nvidia’s GTX 1060, but AMD’s Radeon RX 480 puts up a tough fight 1:09

Nvidia's GeForce GTX 1060 graphics card has arrived with a starting price of $250, and so have the reviews. The card goes head to head with AMD's recent Radeon RX 480 8GB card, but which is the better choice?
Gaming

Nintendo more valuable than rival Sony thanks to popularity of ‘Pokémon Go’

Nintendo's stock market value has seen a significant boost since the successful mobile launch of Pokémon Go, with share prices effectively more than doubling and the company becoming more valuable than rival console manufacturer Sony.
Computing

Nvidia is giving away 100 prizes to puzzle solvers, starting on July 21

Everyone loves free hardware, right? Nvidia is set to give away as many as 100 prize packs to eager fans who take part in its new Order of 10 contest. It starts in just a few days, so get ready.
Gaming

New Pokémon to catch: ‘Sun’ and ‘Moon’ will have a wimpy bug and a bootleg Pikachu

Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon are set for release this fall, and one of the sibling games' new monsters is a terrifying bootleg Pikachu. And if you want to battle with a wimpy bug who likes to run away, the games have that as…
Gaming

Director Cory Barlog on why Kratos needs to control his anger in ‘God of War’

Creative Director Cory Barlog digs deeper into the amazing E3 debut of ‘God of War’, discusses Krato's anger issues, and tells us how 'Castlevania: Symphony of the Night’ inspired him.
Gaming

The caped crusader’s adventures begin this August in ‘Batman: The Telltale Series’

Batman: The Telltale Series' first episode arrives next month to digital buyers, with a physical release following in September. Its release window could capitalize on the success of the upcoming Suicide Squad film.
Gaming

Look, a Kat! ‘Gravity Rush 2’ arrives on PS4 this December

Gravity Rush 2, the sequel to one of the best games on PlayStation Vita, arrives exclusively to PlayStation 4 in December. Pre-ordering the game will get you a selection of tunes and a bonus outfit.