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Linux gaming rising: 7 big-name PC games that now call Linux home

It's taken a long time and the promise of SteamOS, but more and more big-name games are finally becoming Linux natives. Here's a sampling.

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The most exciting PC games we saw at E3 2014

E3's ordinarily a console show, but Hayden Dingman and Brad Chacos found plenty of PC gems worth drooling over on the show floor.

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The PC gaming hardware that mattered most at E3 2014

The focus might be on new consoles, but PCs still put in a good showing at this year's gaming extravaganza.

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E3 2014: Tales from the Borderlands and Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel stick to what Borderlands is all about

Both upcoming Borderlands games are on display at E3, and they're exactly what you'd expect in Borderlands titles—for good and ill.

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Last-call for last-gen: 15 intriguing Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 games at E3 2014

Gaming's biggest event might be focused on new hardware, but the old consoles still have a little life left in them if these titles are anything to go by.

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Flush with Facebook cash, Oculus is going after VR games

Oculus is using its newfound wealth to assemble a gaming dream team and ensure that the Rift will have plenty of software support when it launches.

World Tech Update: Samsung's Galaxy Tab S debuts

Samsung debuts a new tablet, Sony and Microsoft battle for console supremacy and Pepper the robot helps out shoppers.

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Oculus vs. Morpheus at E3 2014: Is virtual reality ready for prime time?

Sony and Oculus had their virtual reality prototypes at E3. Here’s a look at how they compare.

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The games that weren't: 15 highly conspicuous E3 no-shows

From Half-Life 3 to The Last Guardian, everyone's drooling to see these 15 high-profile games -- and everyone's going home disappointed.

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E3 2014: Hellraid's savage, meaty combat surpasses Skyrim's swordplay

Don't let the generic name turn you off: Hellraid resembles nothing more than a weightier, more violent version of Skyrim's fantasy-themed combat

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E3 2014: City-building meets castle-crashing in Stronghold: Crusader 2

You build castles and attack castles in Stronghold: Crusader 2—and shoot diseased lion corpses to spread illness among your foes.