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AMD sweetens its 6- and 8-core FX chips with free Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Bundling Deus Ex: Mankind Divided with 6- and 8-core chips makes AMD's affordable FX series processors even more appealing. But hurry--the deal's good only through November 14.

Divinity: Original Sin II

Divinity: Original Sin II preview: Choose your own reactive, gloriously chaotic adventure

We spent an hour hands-on with Divinity: Original Sin II. Our major takeaway? Make sure to hit F5 and save the game before you do anything stupid.

South Park: The Fractured But Whole

South Park: The Fractured But Whole preview: With great farts come great responsibility

South Park: The Fractured But Whole is basically the “Ain’t Broke, Don’t Fix It” approach to a sequel, and that’s totally fine.

Metal Gear Survive

Konami's Metal Gear Survive is a co-op zombie survival game

Spoiler: It does not look much like a Metal Gear game.

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HP's slick Omen PCs make a splash in high-end gaming

HP said it would return to the high-end gaming PC market with a bang, and it sure has with fully loaded Omen PCs.

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New Pokémon Go maps show you where to catch 'em all

Where can I find Pikachu? More than one Pokémon Go map promises to help you find rare Pokémon—and they need your help. Here's our list of the best Pokémon Go maps, now updated with the latest maps.

Minecraft on Oculus Rift

Microsoft ships Windows 10 Minecraft for the Oculus Rift, promises it's less barfy

Microsoft's beta of Minecraft for the Oculus Rift includes an "emergency stop" button that pushes out of the VR mode.

No Man's Sky

Warning: No Man’s Sky's PC port is broken and buggy

There will indeed be no men in the sky today, at this rate.

The Witcher 3: The Wild Hunt - Blood and Wine

This week in games: Master of Orion, Endless Space 2, and Witcher 3 GOTY edition

Plus: Endless Space 2 teases Early Access, Rocket League straps on cartoon boxing gloves, and The Little Acre brings Disney-esque animation to a point-and-click. This is your gaming news for the week of August 8 through 12

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Microsoft buys Beam's livestreaming tech to grab a chunk of the e-sports market

Microsoft said Thursday that it has acquired game livestreaming service Beam, a deal that allows the company access to the lucrative streaming and e-sports markets.

Worlds Adrift

Worlds Adrift hands-on preview: Systems, sky pirates, and hilarious surprises

We go hands-on with the absurdity of Worlds Adrift for the first time and find out it actually has quite a bit in common with Bossa's other game, Surgeon Simulator.

Quantum Break

Windows 10 exclusive no more: Quantum Break is coming to Steam, Windows 7

Will we see other "Xbox exclusives" hit Steam in the future? Or does Quantum Break qualify as a special case?

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Official Dota 2 forum hack leaks nearly 2 million user passwords

A breach of the official Dota 2 forums has resulted in 2 million usernames and passwords hitting the web.

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Pokemon Go update now warns you not to play and drive, debuts 'Nearby Pokemon' test

You can finally change up your username, while iOS players again get to use battery saver mode.

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The Internet Archive now houses more than 10,000 Amiga programs and games

Want to play some Amiga games in your browser? Just visit the Internet Archive..and cross your fingers.