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Microsoft shows off 'Gears of War 4' rendered at 4K on a Windows 10 PC

Microsoft has revealed that the upcoming fourth installment of the "Gears of War" franchise will require the Anniversary Update, and has also released a new 4Kngameplay demo that was displayed during Gamescom.
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HP is unleashing two new cube-shaped Omen X desktops and an Omen laptop packed with Nvidia’s GTX 1070 GPU

HP has revealed two new cube-shaped Omen X desktops ready for VR, a new Omen laptop sporting a discrete GeForce GTX 1070, and new Omen-branded peripherals. The company also plans to launch its very first curved G-Sync monitor.
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Popular gaming outlet Curse is now part of the Amazon-owned Twitch empire

Amazon's Twitch has revealed the popular gaming media outlet Curse is now part of its family. Curse provides a desktop client for PC gamers along with add-ons for popular titles, original content, video channels, and loads more to consume.
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Microsoft’s Xbox Wireless platform is coming to PCs, starting with a Lenovo model

Microsoft said that its Xbox Wireless technology is coming to desktops. The first to use this platform is the Lenovo IdeaCentre Y710 Cube, which will have an integrated component in the chassis. Xbox Wireless will also be provided on…
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Nvidia spills the beans on its newly released mobile GTX 10 series

Nvidia's newest generation of graphics chips are ready to make their debut in gaming laptops, and along with stunning performance, all three support VR and the full Pascal feature set.
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Satoru Iwata’s first Nintendo project found, preserved by historian

Games historian and preservationist Frank Cifaldi has unearthed a treasure trove of pre-release Nintendo Entertainment System games, including what's believed to be the earliest Nintendo project coded by Satoru Iwata.
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Epic Games’ MOBA ‘Paragon’ hits open beta on PS4, PC

Gears of War series creator Epic Games has released a free open beta version of its competitive 5v5 MOBA Paragon, giving players an early taste of the action prior to its digital launch later this year.
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Xbox Game Preview, ID@Xbox titles coming to Windows 10 this year

Microsoft announced that "tons" of independently produced Xbox One games will hit Windows 10 over the next several years as part of its ID@Xbox and Game Preview programs, with many "amazing" titles premiering by the end of 2016.
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Try out the all-new multiplayer modes of Titanfall 2 for free this weekend

Titanfall 2 is undergoing a public technical test, giving developer Respawn a chance to work out issues before its October release. The test will feature three maps, three new modes, and two Titan mechs.
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Lenovo crammed a VR-ready gaming system into two mostly portable form factors

If you want to take your virtual reality on the road, you're going to need a relatively portable PC with a bunch of power. Lenovo has two interesting choices for you, the IdeaCenter Y710 Cube and the IdeaCenter AIO Y910.
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Nvidia’s latest GeForce drivers target ‘Deus Ex,’ ‘No Man’s Sky’ issues

If you're among the many players experiencing issues with the PC version of Hello Games' interstellar exploration sim No Man's Sky, Nvidia's latest GeForce driver update may have the solutions you seek.
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‘The Surge’ appears to be a tantalizing marriage of Dark Souls and Metroid

The Surge, by Lords of the Fallen developer Deck 13, blends the action of Dark Souls with a beautiful science-fiction setting that bears some resemblance to the film Elysium.