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Microsoft at E3: Halo 5, Gears 4, PC love, Xbox backward-compatibility, and more

Microsoft's massive E3 press event was all about the games, of course--but it also was about playing up the synergies between Microsoft's Windows and Xbox platforms.

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Bethesda's E3 2015 kick off: Fallout 4 release date, Doom, Dishonored 2, and more

Bethesda's first-ever E3 press event was a doozy, with details about a slew of upcoming titles that PC gamers are sure to drool over. Fallout 4 and Doom, anybody?

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'Payday' maker Starbreeze jumps into virtual reality with new Project StarVR headset

First there was Oculus. Then there was Valve. And now...Starbreeze? Surprise!

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E3 2015: Your survival guide for when the games industry invades Los Angeles

It's time for trailers, for loud dubstep, countless Inception-style bass drops, and "Welcome to the new age" hammered into your eardrums for hours on end. It's time for E3 2015.

1TB PlayStation 4 and new Xbox One bundle, controller tipped ahead of E3

This shouldn't be a big year for console news at E3, but that doesn't mean the PlayStation 4 and the Xbox One couldn't use a few tweaks.

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Nvidia Shield hands-on: The first high-end Android TV box ships today, rife with features

Shield is much pricier than your average set-top box, but aims to justify its $200 price tag with 4K streaming and a bunch of gaming options.

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YouTube takes aim at Twitch with 60 frames-per-second HD livestreams

Google may not have won the bidding battle for Twitch, but it's not giving up the war for live game streaming.

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Stream What You Own wants to bring your PC games to your phone, browser, and Raspberry Pi

Stream What You Own wants to break PC game streaming out of the walled gardens available today.

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Twitch adds YouTube-style persistent player to its mobile apps, as streaming battle ramps up

Twitch isn't adding this feature just to be nice. If YouTube is planning to game streaming as rumored, Twitch needs to up its own game.

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Raptr launches Plays.TV, an addicting, video-centric Instagram for gamers

Raptr's new Plays.TV social network was built for gamers who want to share video clips of their most glorious gaming moments with like-minded souls.

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Google may revamp YouTube live streaming as a games-focused Twitch competitor

Not content with losing its Twitch purchase to Amazon last year, YouTube is apparently revamping its own live-streaming service to focus on games.