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This week in games: Kanye West makes a video game, Dying Light sells adult diapers, and more

Plus Google goes to work on Skynet for real, Fast and the Furious gets a video game, and brutalities return to Mortal Kombat. This is gaming news for the week of February 23.

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Why GDC 2015 will be a glimpse into PC gaming's future

SteamVR, DirectX 12, glNext, Nvidia...something. This year's GDC is a doozy. Here's the lowdown on what to look out for next week as the conference kicks off.


Supernova hands-on: A MOBA you make your own

Is there room for another MOBA on the market? Bandai Namco thinks so.

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Homeworld Remastered review: There's no place like Home(world)

Homeworld is just as revolutionary in 2015 as it was in 1999—and now it looks great too.

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Valve unveiling SteamVR hardware, new Steam Machines at GDC next week

Plus updates to the Steam Controller and 'new living room devices.'

Morningstar: Descent to Deadrock

'Morningstar' and 'Decay: The Mare' are snack-sized games bursting with point-and-click nostalgia

These two retro point-and-click adventures are so short, we're taking on both reviews at once.


The Windows Store's scam apps will be a problem as Xbox and Windows 10 intertwine

If Microsoft wants to get a stronger grip on PC gaming in Windows 10, it'll have to do better at keeping scams and shameless clones out of the Windows Store.

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Hearts of Iron IV hands-on preview: I would make a horrible Hitler

We play Hearts of Iron IV and immediately lose Berlin to Poland. Game over, Hitler.

League of Legends 90s

League of Legends goes 90s, COD goes free (for the weekend), and more of this week's gaming news

Plus a guy shocks himself with a dog collar for six minutes on YouTube and somebody plays Crusader Kings II for 10,000 hours.


Nvidia will bring back mobile 900M graphics overclocking after disabling it as a 'bug'

Nvidia's bringing back the ability to overclock your GTX 900M-series mobile GPU, mere weeks after removing the capability and calling it a 'bug.'

The Book of Unwritten Tales 2

Book of Unwritten Tales 2 review: Consumer of worlds, champion of point-and-click adventures

The Book of Unwritten Tales 2 is a reminder that while Telltale may have usurped the adventure genre, great traditional point-and-clicks can still be made.

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Pillars of Eternity: Josh Sawyer talks mods, PC-first focus, Big Head mode, and more

Pillars of Eternity is about a month from release, so we sat down with Obsidian's Josh Sawyer to talk expansion, sequels, and why PCs are so damn amazing.

Assassin's Creed: Unity

Assassin's Creed: Unity removes awful mobile app integration with new patch

Ubisoft finally did something right with Assassin's Creed: Unity. Other publishers, listen up.

Sony looks to PlayStation to revive fortunes, could ditch smartphones

Sony continues to spin off struggling divisions, including its video and audio business

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Cities: Skylines hands-on preview: We built this city on rocks (and roll)

With SimCity and Cities XXL a disaster, all eyes turn to Cities: Skylines. We got some hands-on time prior to its March 10 release date. So far, things look good.