Don't-Miss Gaming Stories
Take a time machine back to when 8-bit platformers and pixelated heroes were king. These games may be new, but they're influenced by a gaming era gone, but never forgotten.
The first Steam Machine to come from a third-party PC maker looks pretty competitive, running all Steam games at 60fps for the same price as Microsoft's Xbox One console.
The Ryos MK Pro is a great mechanical keyboard—but its competitors are just as good (or better) and cost less. Aw, shucks.
Only a "very small number" of consoles are affected by the issue, Microsoft says. It's working on getting replacement models to anyone reporting the issue.
The new console's launch mirrors that of Sony's PlayStation 4 last week.
After 22 years, John Carmack has finally left the halls of Doom and Quake for greener, stereoscopic pastures.
The next generation of gaming is here, and beyond the games, the Xbox One is intertwined with the greater Windows universe. Here's everything you need to know.
All too many game sequels lack the ingenuity and originality that made the originals so much fun. That's not the case with these reboots: They're way better than the games that spawned them.
The premiere farming simulator arrives on iOS.
Sony's latest console is poised to perform well over the coming years, but right now it’s mostly a black box of potential.
Microsoft’s audacious assault on your living room is delightfully innovative yet unrefined.
SmartGlass adds another screen to the Xbox experience. While the controller is fine for navigating the One console, it's a surprisingly necessary app.
What Apple might do with the technology behind Kinect, choosing a tablet over a laptop, the office-software yard sale, and the relevance of new gaming consoles. Dan Moren and Jason Snell are joined by Dan Miller and Armando Rodriguez.
Fans of the Twitch.tv game streaming service will get to watch PlayStation 4 owners getting their game on -- but Xbox One owners will have to wait until next year.
Bought a new console? These are the only launch games worth paying attention to.