Don't-Miss Gaming Stories

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80 Days leads you on a round-the-world adventure during your commute

Based on the classic novel, this interactive fiction experience blends excellent writing with empowering decision-making.

HP Omen: A sexy, thin and stylish gaming laptop

HP's new Omen marks the return of Voodoo DNA to gaming laptops with a thin and relatively powerful gaming laptop.

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Give yourself a present (or twenty): Steam's Holiday Sale is here

Merry Gabemas and a Happy Steam Year!

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Valve's Steam Controller looks less revolutionary with every redesign

'Hey Gabe, why don't we just make an Xbox 360 controller?' says some guy at Valve, presumably.

Evolve Wraith

Hands-on with Evolve's singleplayer mode and terrifying third monster

Evolve's about two months from release, but it still has a few surprises in store. Chief among them? A "singleplayer mode."

Cities: Skylines

Cities: Skylines is more like SimCity than SimCity

Enormous cities? Check. Granular policy management? Check. Dynamic water simulation? Check. Tears of joy? Hopefully.

Starpoint Gemini 2

Starpoint Gemini 2 review: The cold, empty vacuum of space

Starpoint Gemini 2 is a modern version of Freelancer, but the galaxy's looking pretty lifeless these days.

Cosmic DJ

Cosmic DJ review: The best worst acid trip of your gaming life

Two Muppets fighting? A horse with 3D glasses? A corgi blasting off into space? This is but a taste of what Cosmic DJ has to offer.

Total War: Arena

Total War: Arena preview: War sometimes changes

Total War: Arena lifts the real-time component from the esteemed strategy series and turns it into...a MOBA?

Razer Kraken Pro

Razer Kraken Pro review: Falling behind the times

The Razer Kraken Pro is a decent headset, but it's starting to show its age.

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Budget headset review roundup: We test five sub-$100 entry-level models

We take a look at five sub-$100 headsets to determine which is the strongest contender.

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Corsair H1500 review: Corsair's headset is bright both in color and sound

Corsair's H1500 features Dolby 7.1 tech and a bright black-and-yellow color scheme.

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SteelSeries RAW Prism review: Cheap price, cheap sound

The SteelSeries RAW Prism is one of the most affordable headsets on the market, at $60, but you get what you pay for.

GX Gaming Cavimanus

GX Gaming Cavimanus review: It will literally shake your head

The GX Gaming Cavimanus has bass-driven haptic feedback built into its budget innards, plus 7.1 support.

HyperX Cloud

HyperX Cloud review: Kingston comes out of nowhere with a fantastic budget headset

Kingston doesn't have the same pedigree in the headset space as its competitors, but the HyperX Cloud is a winning device at a cheap price.

Endless Legend

Endless Legend review: This Civilization competitor makes a stale genre feel new

Endless Legend takes the 4X genre, tweaks it, and somehow makes it all feel fresh again.