Don't-Miss E3 Stories

Tyranny (E3 2016)

Tyranny hands-on: Sow dissent and reshape the world in this branching bad-guy RPG

It's like Pillars of Eternity, but crossed with the faction-heavy politicking of Fallout: New Vegas or Alpha Protocol.

Sea of Thieves

Sea of Thieves is Rare's grog-drinking, accordion-playing pirate silliness simulator

Sea of Thieves was our favorite game of E3 2016—at least, what little of the game currently exists.

Batman: A Telltale Series

Telltale's Batman is best when he takes off the mask

Batman: The Telltale Series promises to make Bruce Wayne as important as Batman—if not more so.

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In pictures: This powerful hardware symbolizes E3 2016's PC gaming renaissance

E3's always been a console-focused show, but the PC was out in force for 2016. We were there to document all the PC-focused companies and hardware on-hand.

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See the 10 best PC games of E3 2016

You won't find Zelda or Crash Bandicoot here. These were the best PC games revealed at E3 2016.

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E3 2016: All the glorious new PC games, graphics cards, and hardware you need to know about

E3 2016 was an unprecedented event for PC gaming. Catch up on all the big news here.

The 10 best PC games of E3 2016

Dozens of new PC games were revealed at E3 2016. These are the 10 best.

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Wilson's Heart hands-on: Oculus's new VR showcase mixes creepy hospitals and crazy teddy bears

Wilson's Heart proves the potential of the made-for-VR Oculus Touch controllers—if you can make it through the entire thing.

Wilson's Heart hands-on: Oculus's new VR Touch showcase will creep you out

Wilson's Heart's hospital nurses and creepy teddy bears show how powerful virtual reality can be.

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The 10 most exciting PC games of E3 2016

PC gaming got lots of love at this year's Electronics Entertainment Expo, and these titles in particular set our hearts a-flutter.

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Deus Ex: Mankind Divided hands-on: Choose your own cyber-augmented adventure

Deus Ex's famed open gameplay returns in Mankind Divided.

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Shadow Warrior 2 hands-on: Lo Wang gets even more wild with fast, furious 4-way action

Shadows Warrior 2: More Wang, more weapons, more d*ck jokes, more fun.

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided hands-on: Play it your way

In Deus Ex: Mankind Divided, one of gaming's most open universes gets even less linear.

FIFA 17 tryout: Watch an American try to play what the world calls 'football'

EA wouldn't let us show you FIFA 17 onscreen, but you can still witness the slow decent into sadness as a soccer newbie tries the game for the first time.

Shadow Warrior 2 hands-on: Gaming's most ridiculous shooter is even crazier now

Lo Wang is back and Shadow Warrior 2 is even wilder than the first game.

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Xbox One keyboard and mouse support teased as PCs and consoles draw closer together

Pretty soon you'll be able to run circles around your controller-centric friends on the Xbox One thanks to keyboard and mouse support.

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Razer E3 booth tour: See all the hardware Razer brought to 2016's biggest gaming event

From the Razer Blade gaming laptop to the new open-source VR headset, here's everything Razer brought to E3 2016.

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Alienware's sleek backpack PC is a dorky, but practical solution to a big VR problem

Alienware's Radeon RX 480-powered backpack PC may look like something out of a cyberpunk dystopia, but it's a practical solution to one of VR's biggest problems: Being tethered to a computer.

Hands-on: Alienware's backpack PC prototype makes VR more mobile than ever

Alienware's backpack PC prototype packs a Radeon RX 480 to create a mobile virtual reality solution.

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Hands-on: Star Trek Bridge Crew fulfills every geek's wildest starship fantasies in VR

Seize control of Starship Enterprise with four of your friends in virtual reality with Star Trek Bridge Crew.

Star Trek Bridge Crew hands-on: Controlling a starship in VR is wildly fun

Star Trek Bridge Crew puts the fate of the Enterprise-like USS Aegis in the hands of you and your friends, in virtual reality.

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Microsoft keeps making this Xbox mistake: Pushing the platform, and not the games

It's the content that makes the platform, not the hardware. But you wouldn't know that from Microsoft's E3 keynote, which focused on Xbox rather than fresh, unique, compelling games.