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Block N Load

Block N Load hands-on preview: Minecraft plus guns

It's not the first Minecraft Plus Guns, but it's shaping up to be one of the best.

Big AMD wins: Capcom embraces Mantle, Samsung plans 4K FreeSync monitor line

Two new big-name partners are embracing AMD's game-enhancing technologies, Mantle and FreeSync.

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Far Cry 4 isn't broken on PCs like Assassin's Creed: Unity is

Far Cry 4 landed on PCs today, and unlike Ubisoft's OTHER recent big-name release, it's a gorgeous, competent PC port.

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Atari: Game Over film review: Unearthing the El Dorado of video games

Atari: Game Over is the best movie about digging up trash you'll see this year, guaranteed.

Alien: Isolation

Alien: Isolation review: The best, most terrifying Alien experience in nearly 30 years

Alien: Isolation has its issues, but by-and-large it's the best stealth game of the year and a stunning tribute to Ridley Scott's universe.

Assassin's Creed: Unity

Assassin's Creed: Unity review: Let them eat cake

Assassin's Creed: Unity would already be a mediocre game, but the quality of this PC port brings the series to new lows.

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Digital thumb-wrestling and Just Cause 3 are real: This week's must-know game news

After a one-week hiatus (blame BlizzCon), Missing Pieces is back with a double dosage of must-know gaming news.

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Traps n' Gemstones blends Metroid and Indiana Jones with sharp results

Scaling down the formula from classic 2D adventures, this platform-action quest sends you underground in search of stolen treasure.

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Ubisoft scrambles to fix Assassin's Creed: Unity's atrocious performance issues

Both PC and console versions hit by bizarre bugs, yet Ubisoft strangely calls out AMD problems in particular.

Nvidia Shield PC game streaming

Nvidia's GRID cloud PC game-streaming service takes on Sony's PlayStation Now

Nvidia's GRID cloud gaming service will be available free, but only to Shield tablet and handheld game console users in the US.