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This War of Mine

This War of Mine review: Exploring the horrors of war through civilian eyes

This War of Mine conveys some horrific truths about civilian life during warfare, and it does so in a way that only video games can accomplish.

SimCity 2000

Free game alert: EA's giving away SimCity 2000 (a.k.a. The Best SimCity)

Origin's new 'On the House' promotion just went live, and it's one of the best city building games of all time.

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Feature-stuffed Catalyst Omega reinvents AMD's approach to graphics drivers

Catalyst Omega kicks off AMD's new plan to release a massive, feature-stuffed driver once per year, and with downsampling, FreeSync support, video enhancements, and more, it doesn't disappoint.

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The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt delayed three more months

CD Projekt Red writes an open letter to the community apologizing and asking for its trust.

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Attackers knock PlayStation Network offline for hours

The Lizard Squad, a group that carried out a similar attack against the Sony service in August, took credit for the downtime

day of the tentacle

New games galore: Day of the Tentacle, King's Quest, Street Fighter V, Banner Saga 2, and much more announced

Thanks to The Game Awards and Sony's PlayStation Experience conference there were a bevy of game reveals and trailers over the weekend. We've got everything you might've missed inside.

The Talos Principle

The Talos Principle review: The best puzzler since Portal

The Talos Principle's philosophical puzzling is the closest anyone's ever come to recapturing what made Portal special.

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Double Fine announces Grim Fandango Remastered release date, Day of the Tentacle revival

Double Fine announces a release date for one LucasArts retro game revival—and introduces another.

The Crew

The Crew review: Stellar virtual tourism hidden behind not-so-great racing

The Crew is a fantastic tribute to American car culture, but not a fantastic racing game.

Saints Row: Gat Out of Hell

This week in games: Saints Row's glorious musical trailer, PS4 becomes PS1, and more

Plus: The Game Awards, PlayStation turns 20, and more.

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PC gaming's 10 biggest surprises of 2014

Walk with us through a year of unexpectedly momentous, disastrous, and sometimes downright bewildering events in the world of gaming.

OlliOlli

OlliOlli review: An enthralling puzzler disguised as a skateboarding game

Tony Hawk who? This skateboarding game turns America's favorite extreme sport into a puzzler, with excellent results.

Age of Wonders

Free game alert: GOG's giving Age of Wonders away to kick off huge Winter Sale

But you'll have to act fast—only 250,000 copies are being handed out, on a first-come-first-serve basis.

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PlayStation turns 20: Sony exec talks PlayStation's past, future, and relationship to PC and mobile gaming

As the PlayStation brand celebrates its 20th anniversary, Sony Worldwide Studios head Shuhei Yoshida reminisces on 20 years of Sony video games.

Defense Grid 2

Defense Grid 2 review: Still the best tower defense game, but the magic's missing

Defense Grid proves it's still the best tower defense series on the market, but that's mainly because everyone else stopped trying.