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AMD reveals Civilization: Beyond Earth game bundle, Radeon R9 290X with 8GB RAM

AMD is fighting back against Nvidia's new GTX 980 with everything in its arsenal.

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Oculus Rift VR headset launch is waiting for the perfect controller

The Oculus Rift headset is almost ready for primetime, but the virtual reality headset's accompanying controller is holding up the VR revolution.

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Grand Theft Auto V for PC will include a first-person view, 4K resolution support

Grand Theft Auto V for the PC has been a long time coming, but Rockstar's adding in some new goodies for patient gamers.

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Nvidia's bundling free copies of Ubisoft's hottest games with high-end GeForce cards

Far Cry 4, Assassin's Creed Unity, or The Crew can be yours for free if you buy a powerful new GeForce graphics card this holiday season.

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Logitech's svelte G302 gaming mouse is fine-tuned for MOBA players

You can tell MOBAs like DOTA 2 and League of Legends have hit the big-time now that their 'niche' gaming genre has its own custom mouse.

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Internet Archive brings 900 classic arcade games to your browser

The Internet Archive expands its JSMESS offerings from classic console games to classic arcade cabinets -- no quarters necessary.

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Resurrecting E.T.: Atari landfill excavation documentary landing on Xbox November 20

If you want to watch people dig trash out of a landfill you can, but only if you use an Xbox.

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The best gaming rigs, the fastest graphics cards: PCWorld celebrates glorious PC excess

Consoles? Bah. You can only get this kind of over-the-top, downright EXCESSIVE firepower on PCs. Join us as we bask in the glory.

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Mike Tyson fights himself, Schwarzenegger plays Assassin's Creed, and other gaming news

Plus James Cameron talks smack about the Oculus RIft, Dennis Dyack returns from the dead, and EA offers Crusader: No Remorse for free.

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Resident Evil's past and future: Hands-on with an HD remake and Revelations 2

The classic horror franchise is getting not one but two games in the coming months. We go hands on with an HD Resident Evil remake and Resident Evil: Revelations 2.

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République makes console-like stealth action memorable on mobile

This gorgeous episodic adventure puts a touch-based twist on the sneak-and-shoot genre—without the shooting.

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The best of Steam's Halloween Sale: 13 don't-miss PC game deals

We've sifted through the hundreds Steam Halloween Sale games to find the 13 best deals available.

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10 gorgeous, graphics-intensive games that will utterly punish your PC

These graphically intense PC games dial the eye candy up to 11 -- and make your PC sweat while they're at it.

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Steam Halloween Sale will give your wallet a fright

Those aren't zombies, it's a horde of PC games selling for insanely low prices. Yes, Steam's having a Halloween sale.

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Gamers rejoice: YouTube now supports silky-smooth 60fps video uploads

But they only play in Chrome, in our testing.