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It may have "game" in its name, but retailer GameStop has announced plans to start increasing its focus on "gaming-adjacent" fields while lessening its reliance on video games. CEO Paul Raines dubbed the initiative "GameStop 3.0," saying that it plans on closing about 2 percent of its retail...
Well met, PC Gamer readers and Hearthstone fanatics. My name is Vincent Sarius, and I've been playing Hearthstone since October, during which time I've reached the 'Legend' rank in every season on the European server. In this series of articles I'm going to make you a better Hearthstone player by...
Credit: Games Marketing Summit Speaking on a panel at the 2014 Games Marketing Summit in San Francisco, market research company EEDAR revealed that, according to their research, the number of gamers in China surpasses the total number of citizens in the United States.
FOX and developer TinyCo have launched a new video series for Family Guy: The Quest For Stuff featuring Family Guy voice actor Adam West campaigning to be the mayor of just about any town in the United States. Adam West, of course, plays Quahog mayor Adam West on the Family Guy TV show.
Some gamers might throw their controller or curse at the TV when they lose a Call of Duty match, but one player went much, much further this week. The New York Post reports that a Long Island prankster called police over Skype Tuesday and told them he was Rafael Castillo, a 17-year-old from Long...
The Bear Simulator Kickstarter campaign was an overwhelming success. The crowdfunding effort has now wrapped up, closing with $100,571 from 3,871 people, well above its original $29,500 target. Creator John Farjay writes on the game's Kickstarter page that he initially thought the campaign would...
I keep pausing at doors, fumbling with the controller to find the “open” button. Watch Dogs’ world is better than that. I remind myself to just walk through the door, and borderline-schlubby hero Aiden Pearce pushes it open and steps into a dingy pawn shop, all shrouded in darkness until his eyes...
Mad Catz R.A.T. TE mouse review PG 08:59AM PDT Apr 23, 2014
The bizarre-looking Mad Catz R.A.T. is one of my favourite gaming mice of all time. The original R.A.T. 7 took over from my beloved Logitech G9 thanks to its comfortable design, accurate sensor and reassuring weight. So when I heard there was a new, Tournament Edition (TE) R.A.T.
Microsoft has finally relented and will return the Windows Start Menu via a Windows 8 update in August, a new report suggests. The fact that Microsoft plans to return the classic menu was actually confirmed earlier this month at the company's Build conference, but a new report by The Verge has now...
League of Legends developer Riot Games has announced the latest champion for the massively popular free-to-play MOBA. Revealed on the game's website, the new champion is called Braum, and is described as the game's first "true tank support" character.
Achieving 1080p resolution for upcoming RPG Lords of the Fallen is proving a to be a tougher task on Xbox One than PlayStation 4, according to developer CI Games. Executive producer Tomasz Gop said in a new interview that the studio is aiming for 1080p for both versions, but so far the results are...
Steam has a peculiar history with the word "free", thanks to its regular Free Weekends. Through them, you can get a free of the entirety of a game across a limited two-day period. Red Orchestra 2 will soon have one of these weekends, and an overall discount to go along with it.
Survarium—the Stalker-ish free-to-play online shooter—is preparing for "Doors Open Day" this Friday. Think of it like the opening of Pandora's box, only instead of all the world's evil, it's letting loose limited access to the game. And instead of a slow descent into guilt and madness, you've got a...
Unveiled at GDC 2014 by representatives from Sledgehammer Games, the image was posted today by IGN. The image was displayed during a panel entitled Quest for Quality: Maximizing the Relationship Between Creative and Production, which featured speakers from Sledgehammer.
H1Z1, SOE’s upcoming zombie MMO, continues to draw ideas and feedback from the growing community and new subreddit. In a new post, SOE’s John Smedley has shared some notes from a recent meeting on monetization—that is, how the free-to-play H1Z1 will make money for its developers.