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Microsoft swears it's into PC gaming as Windows evangelist abruptly says 'Game over'

Jason Holtman, who helped build the popular Steam PC gaming service, leaves Microsoft after just six months.

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Meet Flappy Bert, Sesame Street's amazing Flappy Bird clone

Sesame Workshop offers its own take on Flappy Bird with Flappy Bert.

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Eyes-on with Oculus Rift's 'Crystal Cove' VR prototype and first launch game

EVE: Valkyrie is the first exclusive launch title for the Oculus Rift headset, and the improvements in the latest Rift prototype make it far more immersive than before.

Missing Pieces: Wrapping up the week's must-know gaming news

Knuckles gets fat and a deaf man miraculously becomes un-deaf. This is all the gaming news you might've missed for the week of February 7.

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DICE Awards recap: The Last of Us mops up at gaming's Oscars

The Last of Us' domination was a victory of Seahawks-esque proportions, but did it really deserve all those awards?

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Oracle CEO Larry Ellison is 'disturbed' by kids who play video games all day

The billionaire head of the enterprise software giant revealed his concerns at the HCM World conference on Thursday

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Amazon gobbles up game developer Double Helix Games, maker of Killer Instinct

The Internet retailer said the acquisition is part of its efforts to build innovative games for customers

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Everquest Next Landmark's Admin Mode is the best sandbox you'll never play in

Everquest Next Landmark is poised to potentially shake up the stagnant MMO industry, but it's the features you won't see that I miss most.

EVE: Valkyrie's awe-inspiring VR space combat named Oculus Rift launch exclusive

Space dogfighting has never been so immersive as it is in EVE: Valkyrie, and CCP's killer VR demo has been gobbled up by Oculus Rift.

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Missing Pieces: Wrapping up the week's must-know gaming news

From the Madden Bowl to a free Zelda game to the largest, most costly virtual space battle in history, this is the gaming news you may have missed this week.

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Dark Souls II preview: I died 8 times in an hour and loved it

The sequel to the legendarily tough Dark Souls is just as difficult and just as fun—but not QUITE as dark.

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AMD's performance-boosting 'Mantle' PC gaming tech launches with Battlefield 4

But it turns out Mantle is better at boosting systems with weak CPUs, rather than weak graphics cards.

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Google demos play up the gaming potential of Glass

The Google-made gaming demos look fun, if simple. But where's Ingress?

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