Hayden DingmanGames reporter, PCWorld

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This week in games: GamerGate rouses Ice-T

Plus: Godus is dead, see the world through Rico's eyes in a new Just Cause 3 trailer, and more.

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Total War: Attila review: Some men just want to watch the world burn

Good news: The latest Total War game is better than Rome II's launch. But that doesn't mean it's perfect.


Evolve launches with $136 in paid DLC available, ignoring gamers' DLC concerns

Remember how people were kind of upset about Evolve's DLC ambitions? I think we're starting to see the full scope.

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Fallout 4 inbound? Bethesda hosting first-ever E3 press conference

Does this mean that long-awaited Fallout 4 announcement? If that's not what it means, people might burn Los Angeles to the ground.

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Atari reboots Asteroids as a base-building survival game for PCs. Yes, seriously

Asteroids as a base-building survival sim sounds insane. But maybe it's the right kind of crazy?

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Razer's open-source VR project eyes the future with new partners, free headsets for university labs

Razer's Oculus Rift competitor isn't out yet, but the OSVR initiative already has one eye on the future.


Evolve review in-progress: The most dangerous game

Evolve is a great game. Now the real question is whether the community will stick with it.

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This week in games: New Call of Duty and gorgeous, glorious Just Cause 3 images

Also: Ultima Underworld comes back from the dead, Mortal Kombat X hardware requirements, and Dying Light meets Mario.

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Mortal Kombat X hands-on preview: Kombat refined

Mortal Kombat X refines Mortal Kombat's reboot of the storied, spine-ripping franchise.

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DICE Awards: The full list of winners from gaming's Oscars

Shadow of Mordor ran away with the show -- until another game swooped in to steal Game of the Year at the last second.

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Obsidian apparently greenlit a sequel to Pillars of Eternity, and the game isn't even out

Obsidian's Baldur's Gate-style RPG revival won't be released until March, but apparently the company is already moving forward with a sequel. Bold move, Cotton.

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Battlefield: Hardline multiplayer beta impressions: Doling out so-called 'justice'

Meet the new Battlefield multiplayer, same as the old Battlefield multiplayer, but with icky police brutality overtones.

Watch out DirectX 12! Valve, Khronos to reveal next-gen OpenGL successor at GDC

Details about glNext, the next-gen OpenGL successor, will be revealed at GDC in March. Should DirectX 12 and AMD's Mantle be scared?

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Blizzard adds Warcraft III assets to StarCraft II mod tools (and you can play free)

Heroes, character models, audio barks, music—over 3,000 Warcraft III assets are headed to StarCraft.


Humble Star Wars Bundle is better than the entire prequel trilogy combined

Get six classic Star Wars games just for paying more than the average in the latest Humble Bundle.