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Does it Matter if Video Games are Art?

April 26, 2015, 3:35 pm | article | 0 comment(s)

Editor's Note: Last week, I wrote a piece discussing whether video games are better now than they used to be. Part of that discussion looked at whether the industry has already come to understand

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Solitaire Returns As Built-In Game In Windows 10

April 25, 2015, 12:49 am | news | 0 comment(s)

Microsoft has been talking up the merits of DirectX 12 and ID@XBox for Windows gaming, but this new announcement should be of interest to everyone. The company is returning Solitaire, global time waster, back as a

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Rainbow Six Siege Shows Off UK Counter-Terrorism Unit

April 25, 2015, 12:42 am | news | 0 comment(s)

Have you missed the British campaigns from the Call of Duty games? They were certainly a change of pace from the US campaigns, with different themes and narratives. Rainbow Six Siege wants FPS fans to be

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Joylancer Launches Version 1.6

April 25, 2015, 12:31 am | news | 0 comment(s)

The supremely impressive indie action game Joylancer has now launched version 1.6. At first glance, the game may look like a run-of-the-mill retro platformer, but don't let appearances fool you. Joylancer is an incredible action game

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[VIDEO] ReInstall: "Microsoft Flight Simulator 2004 - A Century of Flight"

April 25, 2015, 12:12 am | article | 0 comment(s)

Up, up and away.

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Modder Lays Out The Case Against Steam Paid Mods

April 25, 2015, 12:03 am | news | 1 comment(s)

Do you have concerns about paid mods in Steam? Well, a modder has laid out the arguments for why Steam's action is a bad idea, or at the very least, badly executed. To put it simply:   The

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Overlord Fellowship Of Evil Revealed

April 23, 2015, 11:37 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Codemasters has revealed Overlord Fellowship of Evil. The game uses a smart premise to introduce multiplayer; the original Overlord is long dead, and four new Netherghūls are ready to take their place and wreak havok, solo

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Warhammer 40,000 Regicide Trailer Demonstrates Turn Based Gameplay

April 23, 2015, 11:31 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Hammerfall has shared a new trailer for Warhammer 40,000 Regicide, demonstrating its turn based gameplay. Of course, Hammerfall knew what everyone was thinking. Regicide is not the same as chess, or Archon or Battle Chess. After

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Steam Opens Up Paid Mods In Skyrim - But Modders Only Get Paid 25 % Of Revenue

April 23, 2015, 11:21 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Steam has done the inevitable and launched paid mods with Skyrim. However, the terms are not necessarily to the benefit of modders. As of today, 19 mods can be purchased via Steam to play

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Skyforge Trailer Demonstrates Divine Form

April 23, 2015, 11:10 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Obsidian Entertainment and have shared a new trailer for sci-fi MMO Skyforge. The trailer explains how Divine Form works. When your character assumes his or her Divine Form, they float and become bigger. They also

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Victor Vran Early Access - Conventional, But Promising

April 23, 2015, 11:00 pm | article | 0 comment(s)

Developer: Haemimont Games Publisher: EuroVideo Medien Platform: PC Release Date: Summer 2015 [Now on Early Access] Price: $19.99 Early Access Introduction Victor Vran is an upcoming action-RPG from Haemimont Games, the developers of Tropico. The developer has not clued us in yet on

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Can Your PC Run Batman: Arkham Knight?

April 23, 2015, 12:46 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Nvidia has released the system requirements for Batman: Arkham Knight. You aren't going to need the world's most powerful computer to play it on the minimum requirements, but the game is no slouch either. On the

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Killing Floor 2 EULA Has Zero Tolerance For Cyberbullying, Steam Keys Can Be Revoked

April 23, 2015, 12:26 am | news | 0 comment(s)

Tripwire Interactive has set strict, but fair, rules against cyberbullying in Killing Floor 2's EULA. They reserve the right to revoke your keys if you are found to be braking their rules. The EULA defines cyberbullying

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Axiom Verge Speedruns To PC This May

April 23, 2015, 12:13 am | news | 0 comment(s)

One many project Axiom Verge will be hitting Steam and Humble Store next month. The Metroidvania does little to distinguish itself from its source material, but as fans will tell you, it's all about the

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New Project CARS Trailer Previews Career Mode

April 23, 2015, 12:03 am | news | 0 comment(s)

Slightly Mad Studios has made a big deal of career mode for Project CARS. Today, we have a new trailer highlighting that mode. While I could describe career mode here, but the short trailer does a

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Legend Of Kay Anniversary Releasing Summer 2015

April 22, 2015, 11:52 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Nordic Games has revealed that Legend of Kay Anniversary will be releasing on all platforms summer 2015. The game is coming for Wii U, Sony Playstation 4, Xbox 360, PS3, Windows, and Mac. Nordic had development

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Total War: Warhammer Brings Epic Strategy Series To Epic Fantasy World

April 22, 2015, 11:22 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Creative Assembly has finally revealed the next frontier for the Total War series: Total War: Warhammer, in collaboration with Creative Assembly. Face off with orcs and giant creatures, or play them in what amounts to a

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WWE 2K15 Powerbombs Onto PC For The First Time

April 22, 2015, 12:31 am | news | 0 comment(s)

WWE has revealed that WWE 2K15 will be the first game in the series that makes the jump to PC. This version of the game will have everything that was found in the PlayStation 4 and

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League Of Legends Mod Lets You Play As Snoop Dogg

April 22, 2015, 12:11 am | news | 0 comment(s)

Check out this fun League of Legends mod that lets you play as Snoop Dogg. As reported in Kotaku, you can use this skin if you play as Nasus. The mod gets Snoop's mannerisms

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Humble Origin Bundle 2 Adds A Few Classics, Still Great Deals Below $ 5

April 21, 2015, 11:56 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Humble Origin Bundle 2's full game lineup has been revealed, and a few classics have been added in, available for below $ 5. These games have been added in if you pay above the average, now

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Adventure Time: Finn and Jake Investigations Adds A New Twist

April 21, 2015, 11:44 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

There's a new multiplatform Adventure Time game on the horizon, with an interesting new gimmick that could just invigorate the IP's game series. The game is in full 3D, but that's not the full story, as

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Heroes of the Storm Open Beta, Release Dates Revealed

April 21, 2015, 12:09 am | news | 0 comment(s)

Heroes of the Storm's open beta and release dates have been revealed. The game is coming June 2, with the open beta starting on May 20. You can check out another nice trailer for the

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Action Henk Leaps Onto Steam And Humble May 11

April 20, 2015, 11:53 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Action Henk, a colorful 2.5D platformer set in a gigantic toy room, is getting an official release on Steam and Humble on May 11. The game is a success of Early Access. Fans who bought into

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Kerbal Space Program 1.0 Coming Soon, With Playable Female Kerbals

April 20, 2015, 11:34 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Kerbal Space Program is finally leaving Early Access soon, and along the way it's getting a sought after addition. Female Kerbals will be joining your space crew when it is officially published on April 27.You can

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GTA 5 Trainer Mod Gives You Endless Health, Ammo, And More

April 20, 2015, 11:15 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Are you a beginner curious to give GTA 5 a try? Or do you just not want to try that hard? Then this mod is for you. A fan has made a trainer mod

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AMD Has Revealed Windows 10 Releasing July

April 20, 2015, 11:10 pm | news | 1 comment(s)

AMD's boss Lisa Su has revealed Windows 10 is coming this July, in the company's latest earnings call. Lisa shared the information in context of addressing an investor question about their coming strategy. Considering that AMD

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Star Wars Battlefront EA Revealed: Trailer And Details Here

April 18, 2015, 1:10 am | news | 0 comment(s)

EA has officially unveiled the trailer for Star Wars Battlefront EA. DICE seems to have made some curious choices for Battlefront EA. To sum: No single player story campaign Includes offline local campaigns you can play solo or

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Final Fantasy 14 Heavensward Website Updated, New Trailer Revealed

April 18, 2015, 12:43 am | news | 0 comment(s)

Square Enix has shared a new trailer for Final Fantasy 14 Heavensward, as well as updated the site. The site now has English details on job descriptions, lore, gameplay systems, and more. The

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Valve Implements New Steam Limited User Accounts Policy

April 18, 2015, 12:31 am | news | 0 comment(s)

Valve has implemented a new Steam limited user accounts policy, presumably to discourage spammers. You can read the details here, but in general, you need to have spent $ 5 and above so that

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Borderlands Creator No Longer At Gearbox Studios

April 18, 2015, 12:24 am | news | 0 comment(s)

Borderlands Creator Matthew Armstrong has revealed that he has left Gearbox. Things changed.
No longer working at @GearboxSoftware. I will always love Gearbox, but it's adventure time.— Matthew Armstrong (@MisterArmstrong) April 17, 2015

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