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Diablo-like Lego Minifigures Online MMO polished up, abandons free-to-play

Lego Minifigures Online launched last year and you probably didn't know it. So now Lego's trying again, without all the gross free-to-play hooks.

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This week in games: Man buys Fallout 4 with bottle caps, The Rock's in Rampage, and more

Plus Destiny tries to get you to drink sugar water, Project CARS 2 is a thing that exists, and...someone recreated the intro to PBS show Arthur in GTA V?

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Fortnite hands-on: Epic's new PC-exclusive shooter is like twelve games in one

Part Minecraft, part DayZ, part Gears of War—Epic's new game is a katamari wrapped up in other games.

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Valve's new SteamOS 'Brewmaster' release moves to Debian 8.1

StreamOS “Brewmaster” brings behind-the-scenes changes as the first Steam Machines get closer to launch.

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Hey gamers! DirectX 11 is coming to Linux thanks to CodeWeavers and Wine

The DirectX 11 support coming to CrossOver and Wine will let more Windows games 'just run' on Linux.

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EVGA GeForce GTX 980 Ti Superclocked+ review: See how this card unleashes Maxwell’s true power

Move over, Titan X. Sit down, Fury X. EVGA's customized version of the beastly GTX 980 Ti is the most potent single-GPU graphics card that's ever graced PCWorld's test bench.

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Microsoft's Games with Gold finally offering some decent games for the Xbox One

It appears that Microsoft's game library for the Xbox One has now hit critical mass, and Xbox Live Gold members will benefit with two new Games with Gold titles for the Xbox One.

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Battleborn-derlands: Hands-on with Gearbox's familiar new shooter/MOBA hybrid

Inside, we answer the age-old question: "Does a Borderlands by any other name Borderlands as hard?"

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Unity CEO has game development platform's bugs on his mind

Unity promises to become really fast at fixing bugs in its platform for building games

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The Upload: Your tech news briefing for Thursday, June 25

Snowflake opens cloud data warehouse... Google puts a data center in a coal plant... Facebook opens Messenger to all

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Batman: Arkham Knight: How bad are the issues? Pretty bad

After playing this game on several PCs, it's obvious why WB Games decided to suspend sales.

Batman: Arkham Knight suspended for good reason? Yes.

Yes, Batman: Arkham Knight's performance problems justify it being pulled from shelves.

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WB Games suspends sales of Batman: Arkham Knight, citing widespread reports of 'performance issues'

After thousands of gamers reported issues with the PC version of Batman: Arkham Knight, its publisher has suspended sales of that version.

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More Fallout 4 bundles with real-life Pip Boys going on sale later this week

Should you preorder video games? No. Will you? Probably. And Bethesda's got a wearable with your name on it.

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Crytek's powerful CryEngine is the latest gaming engine to embrace Linux

CryEngine powers top-name titles like Crysis, Ryse: Son of Rome, and Star Citizen, and now it's coming to Linux.

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AMD Radeon R9 Fury X graphics card review: AMD's long-awaited 4K powerhouse

The long-awaited Radeon R9 Fury X is packed with power and loving design touches, but it's not quite a walk-off home run for AMD.