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Mario goes mobile: Nintendo is making games for smartphones and tablets

A global mobile platform will roll out in the fall, even as Nintendo works on a new console code-named NX.

PCWorld News

The Upload: Your tech news briefing for Tuesday, March 17

Nintendo and DeNA team on mobile games...Opponents to spar at H-1B Senate hearing Tuesday...Apple said to have online TV service plans

Battlefield Hardline

Battlefield: Hardline review impressions: Crossing the thin blue line

We take a look at Hardline's singleplayer campaign, featuring Kelly Hu, Benito Martinez, Adam Harrington, and other actors who'll make you go "That's the guy from that one show!"

Lego Jurassic World

Lego Jurassic World might get me to play a Lego game again, because dinosaur battles

Want to know what it's like for Lego T-Rex to fight Lego Triceratops? Hold on to your raptor claws, ladies and gentlemen.

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MSI GT80 Titan review: A crazy-fast gaming laptop with an old-school desktop keyboard

MSI's has a real mechanical keyboard, and enough graphics power to tempt even the most committed desktop gamers.

MSI’s GT80 Titan SLI gaming laptop is faster than your desktop

Believe it, desktop gaming elitist: MSI’s GT80 Titan SLI will smoke most desktops, and it even has a mechanical keyboard.

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Steam hits 1,000 Linux games days after Valve's big Steam Machine reveal

Any game that's available for SteamOS works on other Linux distros too, and the focus on Steam Machines has been a boon for Linux gamers.

Hotline Miami 2

Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number review: Going against the flow

To its credit, Hotline Miami 2 isn't just more of the same. But that's also its biggest problem.

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

This week in games: The Witcher goes iceskating, Uplay is finally useful, and more

Plus a first look a Cliff Bleszinski's new PC-centric first person shooter. (No, it isn't the Unreal Tournament reboot.)

PCWorld News

Don't expect big thrills in China's looming console war

As Sony's PS4 enters China, the Xbox One will be one of many problems it has to deal with

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Windows 10 Xbox app gets Xbox One SmartGlass tech for future game streaming

The SmartGlass "second screen" app originally written for Windows Phone migrates to Windows 10 and the Xbox app, as all Windows devices tie closer together in the upcoming OS.


All Titanfall's Season Pass maps are now available for free

Add nine maps to your Titanfall experience for the low, low price of your precious hard drive space.

Sword Coast Legends

Sword Coast Legends preview: Putting the DM in CRPG

Sword Coast Legends is probably the best game we saw at GDC, thanks to a fascinating 'DM Mode' built into this isometric CRPG.

Sid Meier's Starships

Sid Meier's Starships review: Beyond earth and beautifully bite-sized

Starships condenses Sid Meier's knack for turn-based strategy into a short, two-to-five hour burst of board game-esque tactics that's as satisfying as it is approachable.

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Sony pulls the plug on PlayStation Mobile platform

The platform featured games from indie developers as well as PS classics, but now it is no more.

Descent: Underground

Another classic PC game rebooted: Descent sequel appears on Kickstarter

Six degrees of freedom. Six degrees of freedom. Six degrees of freedom. Six fregrees of dreedom. Fix sreedrees of greedom.