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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.

Rand Miller, the man who made Myst, talks with us about his new project: Obduction

Rand Miller spills the details about his new game Obduction, New Mexico, the Oculus Rift, and the Myst sequel that almost was.

Stealth Inc. finally brings its speedy brand of subterfuge to iOS

Hyperactive skulking games are all the rage these days.


Typing of the Dead: Overkill main screen screenshot

Typing of The Dead Overkill review: Kill foul-mouthed zombies with your fingers

Typing of The Dead adapts a first-person zombie shooter to use typing skills, not button mashing, to commit mayhem. Funny, fast-paced, and unique, its blend of grindhouse horror and unique mechanics is very appealing.

10 great PC games with incredibly steep learning curves

These ten PC games that may require some extra homework on the Wiki and plenty of trial and error thanks to their steep learning curve.

Origin EON17-S review: This gaming laptop is an absolute beast

Super-fast and super-expensive, this machine will play any game you can think of at high resolution.

Deep dive with Myst co-creator Rand Miller: The full interview

Rand Miller sat down with us for an hour and talked about his new game, Obduction. Here's the full 6,000 word transcript.

Rocksmith Review: Less than a game, more than a tool

Rocksmith 2014 is an incremental update to the original guitar game/education tool Rocksmith, but the innovative Session Mode makes it all worthwhile.


Diving in to Desktop Dungeons

Do you enjoy dying over, and over, and over again? You're in luck!