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Xbox One will be the first gaming console to get Plex streaming media app

The Plex app gives you even more reasons (Microsoft hopes) to use the Xbox One as an entertainment hub. Plex will add support for the Xbox 360 in the near future.

Cyan Worlds Studio Tour

In pictures: Inside Cyan's 'Myst Vault,' the living history of Myst and Riven

We toured Cyan's Spokane-based studio, took a lot of pictures, and found out how MythBuster Adam Savage is tied to the company's past.

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Deep-dive Q&A: Behind the scenes of Obduction, Cyan's move beyond Myst

We visited Cyan's offices in Washington and picked their brains about Obduction, a crowdfunded spiritual success to Myst.

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Exclusive preview: This is 'Obduction,' Cyan's spiritual successor to 'Myst'

We drove all the way to Spokane and all we got was this exclusive look at the spiritual successor to Myst.

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Sims 4 hugs Star Wars, Hulk Hogan goes Crazy Taxi, and more must-know gaming news

Plus Hulk Hogan hates you and your inner child. This is gaming news for the week of September 29.

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Windows 10 will woo gamers with supercharged DirectX 12 graphics API

DirectX 12 aims to reduce CPU bottlenecks to deliver better performance on the PC hardware you already own, and its coming with Windows 10.

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Pillars of Eternity, Obsidian's highly anticipated old-school RPG, delayed until 2015

Obsidian must gather its party before venturing forth.

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SteelSeries Siberia gaming headset line refreshed in full

It's a whole new world (or some other similarly catchy hyperbole).

Sherlock Holmes: Crimes and Punishments

Sherlock Holmes: Crimes and Punishments review: The definitive Sherlock adventure

The world's most famous detective is back with a great set of mysteries as Frogwares' Sherlock Holmes series just keeps getting better.

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24 legendary Valve games for $25, digital Duck Dynasty, and more must-know games news

Plus: Rudy Giuliani takes on former dictator Manuel Noriega in a Call of Duty legal deathmatch. This is the gaming news you need to know for the week of September 26.

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Will that game play on your PC? Can You Run It tells you

Can You Run It scans your PC and compares it against a game's hardware requirements.

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Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor review: Seven rings to the dwarf lords

There's a lot of potential in Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor for a great sequel, but this first attempt is being crushed under the weight of Tolkien's source material.

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Hands-on: New Total War game takes on Attila the Hun

Creative Assembly is officially moving on from Rome II and exploring the fall of the Roman Empire with Total War: Attila.

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Steam Music emerges from beta, ready to rock your tunes through Steam's overlay

Steam Music will feel superfluous on a Windows PC, but it'll be vital when Steam Machines launch.

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Follow PCWorld's Steam Curator page for great, hand-picked game suggestions

Wondering which PC games are worth your time and money? PCWorld's new curator page on Steam can help.