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The Westport Independent

The Westport Independent review: It's about ethics in journalism

The Westport Independent is a "censorship simulator" about running a newspaper in a fascist country. It's [redacted].

Homeworld: Deserts of Kharak

Homeworld: Deserts of Kharak review: A classic resurrected

Resurrecting a series as legendary as Homeworld? After twelve years? That's an unenviable taskā€”but Blackbird Interactive pulled it off with Deserts of Kharak.

HTC's Vive VR headset put me on Mount Everest, and I was utterly terrified

The Vive is the only VR setup I've tried immersive enough to trigger my incredible fear of heights during a demo at CES 2016.

The Virtuix Omni sends you marching off to VR war

The reason VR makes you queasy is that your brain thinks you're moving but you're not. The Virtuix Omni gets your feet moving so you can run and gun without thinking you're going to hurl.

Rainbow Six Siege

Rainbow Six Siege review: Light tactics, heavy explosives, and a few networking issues

"Tear down these walls," said Ronald Reagan. And now there's a video game about that.