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Far Cry 4 isn't broken on PCs like Assassin's Creed: Unity is

Far Cry 4 landed on PCs today, and unlike Ubisoft's OTHER recent big-name release, it's a gorgeous, competent PC port.

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Atari: Game Over film review: Unearthing the El Dorado of video games

Atari: Game Over is the best movie about digging up trash you'll see this year, guaranteed.

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Buyer beware: 3 out of 4 Steam Early Access games haven't been finished

Steam's Early Access model is a great way to support small game developers and fresh ideas, as long as you don't expect to ever play the finished product.

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Sony PlayStation 4 bundles hit $400 on Black Friday

Sony is offering two bundles this holiday season, and only on Black Friday unlike Microsoft's Xbox One holiday-long discount.

Alien: Isolation

Alien: Isolation review: The best, most terrifying Alien experience in nearly 30 years

Alien: Isolation has its issues, but by-and-large it's the best stealth game of the year and a stunning tribute to Ridley Scott's universe.

Assassin's Creed: Unity

Assassin's Creed: Unity review: Let them eat cake

Assassin's Creed: Unity would already be a mediocre game, but the quality of this PC port brings the series to new lows.

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Digital thumb-wrestling and Just Cause 3 are real: This week's must-know game news

After a one-week hiatus (blame BlizzCon), Missing Pieces is back with a double dosage of must-know gaming news.

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Traps n' Gemstones blends Metroid and Indiana Jones with sharp results

Scaling down the formula from classic 2D adventures, this platform-action quest sends you underground in search of stolen treasure.

In case you missed it, here's the big news from Samsung's Developer Conference

Health, wearables, virtual reality and the smart home were the key themes at Samsung’s Developer Conference in San Francisco.

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Ubisoft scrambles to fix Assassin's Creed: Unity's atrocious performance issues

Both PC and console versions hit by bizarre bugs, yet Ubisoft strangely calls out AMD problems in particular.

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Nvidia's GRID cloud PC game-streaming service takes on Sony's PlayStation Now

Nvidia's GRID cloud gaming service will be available free, but only to Shield tablet and handheld game console users in the US.

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Free games alert: Witcher 2, Mount & Blade giveaways kick off GOG.com's fall games sale

Two free games, and the D&D Classics collection on sale for 80 percent off—GOG's Fall Sale opens with some loud shots.

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Warning! Assassin's Creed: Unity for PC is riddled with performance issues

If you're excited to play the new Assassin's Creed, maybe hold off and see whether Ubisoft fixes any of the issues.

Dragon Age: Inquisition

Dragon Age: Inquisition review: Big, bold, and full of fetch quests

Dragon Age: Inquisition has some utterly amazing moments, but they're padded out by a fair amount of ho-hum filler.

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StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void hands-on: End of the world (as we know it)

The epic three-part story of StarCraft II comes to a close with Legacy of the Void.

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Xbox One November System Update brings custom backgrounds, Twitter integration

The latest system update for Xbox One lets you personalize your Home screen and gives you more interactive TV watching.