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A full-blown System Shock remake is in the works—and maybe even System Shock 3

If the original's a bit too rough on the eyes after twenty years, you can wait for this upcoming remake instead.

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Microsoft hopes you'll think its 'New Xbox One Experience' is like getting a new console

Microsoft's New Xbox One Experience combines a somewhat lackluster UI with excellent game streaming and a potential new market in older Xbox 360 games.

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Microsoft's New Xbox One Experience revamps the Xbox One for Windows 10

The New Xbox One Experience or NXOE will begin rolling out to Xbox One owners soon. Here's a preview of the new look of the Xbox One.

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Linux-friendly Steam Sale celebrates Valve's big Steam Machine launch

Dying Light, Grim Fandango, and Metro Redux all receive steep discounts. It's a brave new world for Linux gamers.

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The New Xbox One Experience plays favorites, allowing titles from Xbox 360 but not the PC

PC gamers cry foul play at the restrictions of NXOE, but all Xbox executive Mike Ybarra would say is, "it's something that we should look into."

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Steam Machines launch: Steam Controller, Steam Link, and first 3 Valve-powered PCs release today

The Steam Machine revolution took a long time to arrive, but it's finally here. Does anybody still care?

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Steam Machines are here: Full details and pictures for every model

Valve's Steam Machine lineup is as varied in hardware as it is in price. Here's everything we know about all 15 models announced thus far.

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Nvidia Game Ready driver preps gamers for Fallout 4, Starcraft II: Legacy of the Void, Star Wars Battlefront

Tuesday's shaping up to be an epic day for PC gamers, and Nvidia's latest Game Ready driver ensures GeForce owners are prepared.


Xbox One backward compatibility: The first wave has some glaring omissions

Xbox One's initial backwards compatibility list goes heavy on Gears of War, light on Halo.

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See the new Xbox One Experience in action in these two videos

The update arrives November 12 and brings with it a retooled interface and a load of new features.

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This week in games: Assassin's Creed Syndicate specs and Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 mods

Plus: Witcher's getting a movie, Fallout 4 review embargo details, Torment delayed, and N7 day is here. This is your gaming news for the week of November 2 - 6, 2015.


BlizzCon wrap-up: World of Warcraft Legion, Heroes of the Storm's two-player hero, and Hearthstone's Explorer League

BlizzCon's wrap-up contains news for those of you who like Golden Monkeys or two-headed ogres.

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Blizzard's Overwatch gets 3 new heroes, a launch window, and a price tag (hint: not free)

What, you assumed Overwatch was free-to-play like everyone else? You were wrong.

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Orcs vs. humans: Watch Blizzard's epic first full Warcraft movie trailer

Key features: People growling. Orcs growling. Guy jumps on an eagle. Murder.

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Blizzard announces StarCraft II: Nova Covert Ops DLC

Legacy of the Void won't be the end of StarCraft after all.