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Virtual Reality is fun and cool and largely safe (probably). Our own Andy Kelly has been in and out of our office's Oculus Rift, and, other than some mild emotional trauma, he's pretty much fine. As part of the new SDK, Oculus VR has updated the Rift's "Health and Safety Warning" documentation, and...
20th Century Fox has shown off a first look at Agent 47, the new Hitman film set to be released next year. The movie franchise has a new bald-headed face as its leading man - Rupert Friend (Peter Quinn from Homeland). Zachary Quinto (Spock from the new Star Trek films) also has a starring role.
Of all the things affected by the GameSpy shutdown, Borderlands' now-hobbled multiplayer is perhaps the most egregious. Co-op is kind of the whole point there, so it's good to hear it will soon be making a return. A Steam update yesterday stripped all the nasty SecuROM DRM from the game and its...
The Last of Us: One Night Live included a performance of the game's score and a live read of key scenes featuring the game's main actors, directed by Naughty Dog creative director and writer Neil Druckmann. It also included the performance of an unused The Last of Us epilogue scene, in which Joel...
Last week, modder TheWorse released the final version of his now infamous Watch Dogs graphical mod, and we decided to put it to the test by offering it up to the angry god we call the Large Pixel Collider. Ubisoft has stated that the mod could have a negative impact on performance and gameplay, so...
Fiscal convenience takes a backseat to murderous hellbeasts as hackers have added an Automated Teller Machine to the long, long list of devices capable of running id Software's classic first-person shooter Doom. It seems a team of Australian hackers dismantled the machine and modified its hardware...
The recently-wrapped International 2014 was carried live on ESPN for the first time ever, and the broadcast was such a success that inside sources say the network now wants to dramatically expand its coverage of e-sports events. ESPN's live coverage of The International was widely regarded as a...
The free games for Xbox 360 and Xbox One in August via the Games with Gold program involve a lot of flying, biking and sneaking. From August 1 - 15 on Xbox 360, Gold members can grab Motocross Madness for free, and then from August 16 - 31, pick up Dishonored for free.
The Saxxy Awards, Valve's annual Source Filmmaker competition, is now in its fourth year, and to shake things up a bit they're encouraging players/directors to make films about something other than Team Fortress 2 - namely Portal. All of Portal 2's assets (minus, er, the portals and a few other...
You there! Are your next seven days filled with an expansive and enjoyable MMO? Don't worry, we can fix that. We have 5,000 Wildstar trial keys, and we're literally giving them away. The keys—which are redeemable from Tuesday, 29 July—will give you a full week of Wildstar access, up to a Level 20...
Gaystation 4 up for auction JS 05:36AM PDT Jul 28, 2014
In celebration of pride week in Sweden, retailer Webhallen is auctioning off a customized PlayStation 4 to support The Swedish Federation for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer Rights (RFSL). Dubbed the "GayStation edition," the auction for the $400 console is already up to $1,630 (as of...
Game industry icon John Romero, best known for his work at id Software on the Doom and Wolfenstein franchises, says in a new interview that the PC platform is "decimating" consoles. That's because, Romero tells GamesIndustry International, PC games are often less expensive (sometimes free) and the...
Bravely Default: Flying Fairy is proving a commercial hit as well as a critical one, shipping an impressive one million copies worldwide. Square Enix announced (via Dengeki Online) the 3DS JRPG shifted 400,000 in Japan and 600,000 overseas, including download sales.
I’ve been playing around with the Early Access disturb-o-fest that is Darkwood. Last night I had to stop as every hair on my body stood to attention. I’m not normally that much of a frightened lamb, but the combination of a 1am gaming session, a big screen in a darkened room and a fantastic gaming...
Today on Internet Jerks Ruin Everything: the creator of Grand Theft Auto's impressive iCEnhancer mod has decided to hang up his modding boots and head for pastures less horrible, at least for a while. In a Facebook post, Hayssam Keilany announced that he's taking a break from modding thanks to a...