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AMD Threadripper grab: Dell's Alienware shuts out other major vendors for 2017

Dell's Alienware gets a lock onThreadripper for 2017, shutting out HP, Lenovo and other major rivals. Boutique vendors and DIYers will get access.

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Ubisoft's E3 event brings back Assassin's Creed, Beyond Good & Evil, and Black Flag's ship battles

Ubisoft answered its fans' prayers at E3 with the Beyond Good & Evil 2's unveiling and a standalone ship battle game called Skull and Bones.

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Beyond Good and Evil 2 trailer

Your prayers have been answered, diehard fans. Beyond Good & Evil 2 is here, at least in cinematic trailer form.

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Far Cry 5: E3 2017 official gameplay trailer

After teasing Far Cry 5 previously, Ubisoft showed off gameplay footage at E3 2017.

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Skull and Bones gameplay trailer

Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag's superb ship-to-ship combat sessions has inspired a spinoff game all its own.

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Ubisoft's Transference trailer

Ubisoft's Transference sure does look... weird.

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The Crew 2 gameplay trailer

The Crew's open world racing is back and bigger then ever—and this time it has boats and planes, too.

South Park: The Fractured But Whole

South Park: The Fractured But Whole trailer

South Park: The Fractured But Whole is putting a superhero spin on this vulgar, hilarious Stick of Truth sequel.

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Assassins Creed: Origins trailer

Assassin's Creed: Origins is headed to ancient Egypt to explore the roots of the titular Assassin Order.

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E3's PC Gaming Show: These are the games PC enthusiasts need to know about

From Battlegrounds to XCOM 2 and all sorts of indie gems, E3's PC Gaming Show highlighted the types of intensely focused games that make the PC special.

Age of Empires Definitive Edition

Age of Empires Definitive Edition

For Age of Empires' 20 year anniversary, Microsoft's releasing a remaster with 4K textures, Xbox Live support, modern gameplay niceties, and more.

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Killing Floor 2 Summer Sideshow event announcement

Killing Floor 2's horror carnival is full of murderous amusement park rides, bizarro circus attractions, and lots and lots of zombies.

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Ylands trailer

Ylands isn't the sort of game you'd expect to see from Arma creator Bohemia Interactive, but like Arma, this builder looks to be a solid platform for mods and creativity.

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32% off Horizon Zero Dawn For PlayStation 4 - Deal Alert

Experience A Vibrant, Lush World Inhabited By Mysterious Mechanized Creatures in Horizon Zero Dawn. Right now the title is discounted a generous 32% on Amazon.

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Bethesda at E3: Wolfenstein II, a Dishonored spinoff, and the return of paid mods

Bethesda's E3 2017 event was short, with Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus, The Evil Within 2, and Dishonored: Death of the Outsider the only major games announced.

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Hands-on: Creative Labs' Sound BlasterX AE-5 ups the audio for gamers

Creative Labs' Sound BlasterX AE-5 brings a beefy 32-bit DAC to this sound card made for gamers.

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Why VR was a conspicuous no-show at Microsoft's Xbox One X launch

Microsoft says they're not willing to talk about virtual reality on its upcoming Xbox One X console. Instead, Microsoft is pushing mixed reality on Windows PCs.

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Logitech's Powerplay mousepad wirelessly charges your mouse while you use it

Logitech's Powerplay wireless charging mousepad will work with the Logitech G903 and G703 gaming mice.

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Microsoft at E3: Meet the Xbox One X's legion of games (that are coming to PC, too)

At E3, Microsoft revealed the powerful Xbox One X, and an army of games—22 exclusive to Xbox and Windows—to bolster it.

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Hands-on: Need for Speed Payback is a love letter to Fast and Furious, when it lets you drive

The brief Need for Speed Payback demo at EA Play is heavy on scripting, short on street racing.

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Star Wars Battlefront II singleplayer and multiplayer hands-on: A new hope

We go hands-on with Star Wars Battlefront II's singleplayer and multiplayer.

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EA Play at E3: Star Wars Battlefront II, Bioware's Anthem, Battlefield 1's big expansion, and more

E3 2017 kicked off with games galore at EA Play. Check out the new info on Star Wars Battlefront II, Need for Speed Payback, Bioware's Anthem, and more.

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This week in games: Mass Effect's downfall, CD Projekt's extortion, E3 rumors and more

Our E3 coverage ramps up with rumors, teasers, and proper trailers as we get ready for a packed weekend, plus Kotaku reveals everything that went wrong with Mass Effect: Andromeda. This is gaming news for June 5 to 9.

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AMD's FreeSync 2 tech debuts in a wild 49-inch Samsung HDR monitor

AMD's long-teased Radeon FreeSync 2 technology makes its debut in Samsung's swanky CHG70 and CHG90 displays.

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What to expect at E3 2017: Live streams, new games, and Xbox Scorpio's big reveal

From Xbox Scorpio to live stream times for all the major gaming events, this is your guide to E3 2017.