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Sherlock Holmes: Crimes and Punishments

Sherlock Holmes: Crimes and Punishments review: The definitive Sherlock adventure

The world's most famous detective is back with a great set of mysteries as Frogwares' Sherlock Holmes series just keeps getting better.

Lenovo Erazer X510

Lenovo Erazer X510 review: An attractive PC for gamers with shallow(ish) pockets

Thumbs-up on Lenovo’s choice of CPU and case; thumbs-sideways on its choice of GPU

Rudy Guiliani

24 legendary Valve games for $25, digital Duck Dynasty, and more must-know games news

Plus: Rudy Giuliani takes on former dictator Manuel Noriega in a Call of Duty legal deathmatch. This is the gaming news you need to know for the week of September 26.

Razer Blade Pro

Will that game play on your PC? Can You Run It tells you

Can You Run It scans your PC and compares it against a game's hardware requirements.

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor review: Seven rings to the dwarf lords

There's a lot of potential in Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor for a great sequel, but this first attempt is being crushed under the weight of Tolkien's source material.

Total War: Attila

Hands-on: New Total War game takes on Attila the Hun

Creative Assembly is officially moving on from Rome II and exploring the fall of the Roman Empire with Total War: Attila.

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Steam Music emerges from beta, ready to rock your tunes through Steam's overlay

Steam Music will feel superfluous on a Windows PC, but it'll be vital when Steam Machines launch.

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Follow PCWorld's Steam Curator page for great, hand-picked game suggestions

Wondering which PC games are worth your time and money? PCWorld's new curator page on Steam can help.

Massive Steam 'Discovery update' makes it easier to find games you actually want

With new personalized recommendations, a smarter homepage, and community curators Steam just got a whole lot easier to explore.

xbox one pc

Missing Pieces: Oculus Rift rumors, Wasteland 2 arrives, and the rest of this week's must-know games news

This is the games news you need to know for the week of September 19. (There's finally an Xbox One controller built for PCs!)