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Microsoft delays Twitch TV game broadcasting on Xbox One until 2014

Fans of the Twitch.tv game streaming service will get to watch PlayStation 4 owners getting their game on -- but Xbox One owners will have to wait until next year.

Valve to reveal its own virtual reality headset and Steam VR plans in January

Valve's betting big on virtual reality after supporting the Oculus Rift in its early days.

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Sony working on eye tracking for future PlayStation 4s

Sony's Magic Lab reveals that it's working on eye tracking, with a peripheral that helps you shoot where you look.

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Afterlife of an MMO: Glitch's offbeat art enters public domain

Acclaimed oddball MMO Glitch wasn't commercially viable, but its art and other assets were too good to leave alone. Tiny Speck has made more than 10,000 pieces of art, animations, and code available under a Creative Commons license.

Candy Crush Saga is 1 year old and all grown up

Candy Crush Saga reaches half a billion downloads as it reaches its first birthday, but does it have staying power?

AMD's free Battlefield 4 bundle isn't that free, or that bundled

Earlier this week, AMD announced that Radeon R9-series graphics cards would come with a free copy of Battlefield 4. Not really.

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PlayStation 4 review roundup: 5 things you need to know

The first wave of PlayStation reviews are out, and the evaluations are a work in progress.

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Drag the princess to another castle: How to back up your PC game saves

Creating game saves is easy. Here's how to track 'em and back 'em up just about as easily, with smarter use of services and storage.

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Unity takes hassle out of developing 2D games

Integrated support for developing 2D games comes to version 4.3 of Unity's toolset after more than a year of work on an integrated 2D physics engine.

Microsoft fixes Windows 8.1 mouse issues, but not for all games

For PC gamers, at least, it looks like most of Windows 8.1's issues are now fixable--especially if you're comfortable with registry edits.

10 awesome PC games that feel just like work

Desperate for a new line of work, but unwilling to go through the drudgery of going back to school? Playing any of these incredible PC games is like a virtual career change.

Two top PC games gain Linux support ahead of SteamOS

Valve's console-esque PC for the living room is nearing reality, and its mere promise is already convincing developers to take a chance on Linux gaming.

Steam user count tops Xbox Live ahead of Valve's console push

Valve’s popular PC game store and online service now has more than 65 million active accounts.