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Why always-online consoles are actually good for gamers

While Microsoft catches hell for a next-gen console that won’t play games without frequent Internet access, developers are building games that all but require you to play online.


PC Gems at E3 - E3 2013

Hard to find PC booths and content at this year's E3

Hordes of zombie games overrun E3

We hope you like slaughtering animated corpses, because 2013 is shaping up to be the Year of the Zombie Game.


We made a game in only 20 minutes with Microsoft's Project Spark

Microsoft guided us through a beta version of its upcoming game creation tool behind closed doors at E3 2013.

First-person video at E3: Day 1

Day 1 of the Expo, we get hoodwinked Nintendo Wii U showcase and Carlos gets a slice of pizza to mend his wounds.


Heck no, Ouya won't go. Even if E3 calls the cops

Ouya's rogue presence irks tradeshow organizers.

Square Enix provides more questions than answers at E3 Q&A

Square Enix gave reporters a chance to ask a few questions about Final Fantasy and Kingdom Hearts at E3. Unfortunately, CEO Yosuke Matsuda didn't have many answers.


No Internet access? Microsoft advises you to skip Xbox One, stay with aging Xbox 360

Microsoft's displays tin ear and manages to insult Internet-less consumers and military personnel alike by telling them to stay with current-generation hardware.


The Evil Within aims to make horror games scary again

Bethesda's new horror title features a creepy atmosphere, horrific enemies, and interesting story-telling.


Eyes-on: Oculus Rift VR headset ramps up the resolution

Oculus Rift’s virtual worlds became even more immersive at E3 with the addition of a 1080p display and Unreal Engine 4 support.

Touring Tamriel in The Elder Scrolls Online

If our hands-on time with Bethesda's game taught us anything, it's the perils of accepting quests from animals.