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The Nintendo Switch is a radical, Nvidia-powered console/handheld mash-up

Nintendo just revealed its new Nintendo Switch console... and handheld. This thing is funky.

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Tobii's new eye tracker adds head tracking with an emphasis on PC games

Tobii's Eye Tracker 4C uses less-obtrusive LED lights, increases performance, and adds head tracking.

Halo Wars 2 - Blitz

Halo Wars 2 hands-on preview: Blitz mode's thrilling twists could trigger an RTS revival

We went hands-on with Halo Wars 2 and its new RTS-lite Blitz mode. No base building, no setup. Just all-out warfare.


This week in games: Tyranny snags a release date, polygonal Lara Croft returns

Plus: Overwatch's Halloween event, EA teases another The Old Republic expansion, and Cuphead's delayed. This is gaming news for October 10 through 14.

Steam Link

Samsung TVs will integrate Steam Link's PC game streaming technology

The $50 game streaming box that could will now reportedly be included inside (at least some) Samsung televisions.

Shadow Warrior 2

Tested: Shadow Warrior 2 sees huge performance boosts from Nvidia's multi-res shading

Shadow Warrior 2 is the first traditional PC game to include Nvidia's multi-resolution shading technology, and it's a game changer.

Steam's adding support for Sony's DualShock 4 PlayStation controller

Sony's PlayStation 4 controller will soon work with games that support it on Steam.

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How Alienware's 20-year history with PC gaming can help drive the future of VR

Co-founder Frank Azor has fond memories of Alienware's early days. It was a wild time of building kick-ass PCs, gaming, lots of sci-fi shows and generally, having a good time.

Wasteland 3

This week in games: EA gives away Dungeon Keeper, InXile shows off Wasteland 3

Plus: An extended look at Torment: Tides of Numenera, Ubi confirms Beyond Good & Evil 2, and an Outlast 2 demo rustles corn on Steam.

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Mafia III for PC is locked at 30 frames per second

Early reviewers found a nasty surprise hiding in the PC version of Mafia III: A 30 frames per second cap.

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Tested: Gears of Wars 4 PC benchmarks yield glorious graphics options galore

Gears of War 4 lands on the PC the same day as consoles thanks to Xbox Play Anywhere, and it's clear this port is no second-class citizen.

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This week in games: Amazon reveals 3 games at TwitchCon, Steam Controller skins appear

Plus: New Battlefield 1 and Titanfall 2 trailers, Quantum Break hits Steam, Lo Wang meets Stan Bush, and more. This is gaming news for September 26 through 30.

Wasteland 3

Wasteland 3 heads to a crowdfunding campaign, and the snowy wastes of Colorado

After winning PCWorld's game of the year award in 2014 with Wasteland 2, InXile's hoping to bottle some crowdfunding magic yet again with Wasteland 3.

GOG Connect

GOG Connect offers more no-cost, DRM-free copies of Steam games you already own

Want a DRM-free backup of your Steam library? This week, seventeen more games for you to duplicate into your account for free.