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China's TCL throws hat into nation's emerging console gaming market

China recently lifted a 13-year-old ban on gaming consoles

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Yahoo buys virtual worlds gaming company Cloud Party

Acquisition of the company and its staff helps to improve Yahoo's own engineering prowess.

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Paradox Interactive announces a slew of new strategy games and expansions

Paradox Interactive's star has risen on the backs of strategy games, and the company's newly announced titles stick to what the developer's known for.

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Sony grapples with game save-killing PlayStation 4 bug

An application crash has sparked hundreds of complaints as Sony works on a fix

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Microsoft's Xbox One topped U.S. console sales in December

Microsoft's Xbox One outsold all others during the month of December, continuing its trend of outselling all other game consoles within the U.S.

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Valve launches experimental VR-friendly Steam interface

The legendary PC gaming service launches an experimental VR mode a mere day before Valve kicks off its VR-packed dev conference.

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Huawei readies Android game console for China in Q2

China has recently lifted its ban on video game console sales in the nation

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SimCity offline mode no longer impossible, coming soon

Remember when SimCity's creators insisted that an offline version of the game couldn't be done? Neither do SimCity's creators, apparently.

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Anki Drive puts self-driving robot cars to good use: Fun and games

This game is a demonstration of autonomous-driving technology right on your living room floor. Oh, and it's a blast to play.

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The best PC games of 2013 that fell through the cracks

There are too many great games released each year for any one person to play them all. Check these 11 out before 2014 overwhelms you.

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Orange looks to expand mobile gaming with G-cluster stake

The operator has taken a minority position in the Japanese company with an eye to gaming on smartphones and tablets

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Hands-on: Oculus Rift HD prototype chops latency, makes games playable and fun

A new HD version of the Oculus Rift ups the resolution to full 1080p, with the promise of lower latency as well. It's as fun as ever.

PlayStation 4

PS4 claims holiday console victory as Sony promises streaming game service

PS4 sold 4.2 million units last year, beating Microsoft's Xbox One. Sony also announced a cloud-based TV service

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