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Path of Exile: The Awakening

Path of Exile, a killer free Diablo III alternative, gets a major (still free) expansion

Plus there's a beta you can sign up for. Diablo III's best competition just got better.

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The game industry doesn't want you resurrecting dead servers for abandoned games

Video game publishers are officially opposing an effort to revive online games once their servers stop working.

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Reader picks: 15 more classic PC games you should play again

You asked, we delivered. Here are fifteen-ish more classic PC games that have withstood the test of time.

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Mark Pincus tries again to save Zynga, stepping in as CEO

Pincus will replace CEO Don Mattrick, who took the helm less than two years ago.

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Deus Ex: Mankind Divided announced: Here's the explosive first trailer

After two days of (awful) teasing on Twitch, Deus Ex: Mankind Divided gets an actual reveal trailer.

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Microsoft's Work and Play Bundle is back, and more convenient than ever

If you're in the market for Office 365, Xbox Live Gold, Xbox Music, and free Skype calls, Microsoft has a deal for you.

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

Two massive expansions announced for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

The Witcher 3 isn't even out yet, but we'll apparently be playing it for the rest of our lives.

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Killing Floor 2 hands-on: Grab a shotgun, grab a pal, and shoot some early access zombies

They're still making zombie games. You're still shooting zombies. The world keeps on turning.

Hardcore Hardware: Falcon Northwest Mach V Icon2 and Tri-SLI Titan X cards!

Falcon Northwest's Mach V Icon2 may cost more than your first car--but it should. We fired up this new bird, ran 3DMark at its 4K setting and it settled in on the record charts in the 40s. That puts this product box among the fastest PCs for on Earth for gaming.

Assassin's Creed Rogue

Assassin's Creed Rogue review: The best Assassin's Creed you'll never need to play

Here's a comparison for Assassin's Creed fans: Rogue is basically the Revelations of the Assassin's Creed III era, and that's okay!

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This week in games: The first authentic Steam Machine, The Fast and the Furious goes 8-bit, and more

Plus Texas makes a Tetris-themed lottery ticket, ThinkGeek invents a steamy Steam Machine, and more gaming news for the week of March 30.

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15 classic PC games you should play again

Text adventures. Point-and-clicks. Infinity Engine. We round up all the games you should've played back when you had 64MB of SDRAM.

Cloud gaming pioneer OnLive sold to Sony, will cease operations April 30

OnLive's users are losing a unique service that let them play high-end games without a high-end PC. The company apparently couldn't keep up with subscribers' thirst for server resources.

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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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First fictional film lands in Valve's Steam store

And it's just the beginning. Devolver Digital 'will be bringing curated film content to the Steam marketplace' from now on. But do you even want to buy films through Steam?


Nintendo says game over to Super Mario 64 on the web

It was fun while it lasted, but Super Mario 64 HD is least in the browser.