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Nvidia plans GeForce GTX 970 driver update for memory performance concerns

The GeForce GTX 970 has an unorthodox memory design that can affect performance in odd situations. Nvidia's planning a driver update that should alleviate the issue.

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Alienware Alpha price cut could signal big changes for the former Steam Machine

Is Alienware trying to shut down the Alpha or prepare for its successor? The company wouldn't say, but the upcoming Game Developers Conference could affect the timing.

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Grim Fandango Remastered review: A legendary adventure brought back to life

Nearly impossible to purchase for over a decade, you can now play Grim Fandango and understand why it's one of the best adventure games ever made.

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Witcher 3: Wild Hunt hands-on: Four hours with the most anticipated RPG of the year

Killed a gryphon. Killed some bandits. Killed a few dozen goblins. Kept the hype for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt alive.

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Brian Fargo reveals Bard's Tale IV, the first Bard's Tale sequel in 27 years

Brian Fargo and inXile pull another classic franchise out of the back catalog in order to give it the Wasteland 2 treatment.

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DirectX 12 just sneaked into Windows 10, but you can't use it yet

It's official: DirectX 12 is here, though it's not very handy in its current form.

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Blitzkrieg 3 hands-on preview: An asynchronous war of your own making

"We shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight on the asynchronous multiplayer maps!"

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This week's game news: Sid Meier's Starships, elders play GTA V, and more

Plus: If you got trapped in an alternate dimension for the last ten years of your life, good news! You're being compensated with a statue.

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Don't panic! DirectX12 won't require a new graphics card after all

Apparently you can disregard a Wednesday report that stated you'll need a new GPU to run Microsoft's hot new gaming API.

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Why virtual reality is better than augmented reality for gaming

Microsoft's HoloLens Minecraft demo got people excited for augmented reality games, but that might be premature. 'Specific games under specific circumstances' is the unmentioned asterisk.

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Eyes-on: Windows 10's Xbox app finally ties console and PC gamers together

The new Xbox app will eventually allow you to stream Xbox games to PCs and tablets. But it already offers an exquisite amount of details, like how many hours you've wasted on Destiny.

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Free game alert: Origin's giving away Theme Hospital

If only we could cure 'Hairyitis' and 'The Squits' in real life.

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After death threats, Gamergate target starts group to fight online harassment

Zoe Quinn's organization is run by volunteers who have been victims of online attacks

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Resident Evil HD review: Digging up old graves

Resident Evil HD is a great remake, provided you contain the nostalgia to enjoy it.

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Saints Row: Gat Out of Hell review: A great expansion that deserves even more

And before you ask: No, the Meat Loaf song isn't in the game. And yes, I am disappointed by that fact.