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Steam for Linux tops 700 games as big-name games increasingly call it home

Surpassing 700 Steam for Linux titles and snagging Borderlands 2 is only the beginning.

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The beginner's guide to game streaming with Twitch

Join the game-watching boom that has made Twitch insanely popular. The software you'll need is free, and we'll walk you through the setup.

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Become Ripley: Hackers unlock Alien: Isolation's hidden Oculus Rift VR support

And just like that, the already tense and terrifying Alien: Isolation can rattle your nerves all the more.

Ryse: Son of Rome

Ryse: Son of Rome (PC) review: This gorgeous game tests your system and your patience

Crytek brings its Xbox One launch exclusive over to the PC and it's not great. But you should probably buy it anyway.

Dragon Age: Origins

Free game alert: EA's giving away Dragon Age: Origins ahead of sequel's launch

The beloved 2009 RPG is now free for a limited time, provided you have an Origin account.

Myst

Classic PC game Myst is getting a new TV show

Cyan partners with Legendary Entertainment to create a TV show based on the Myst series, with accompanying game elements.

Styx: Master of Shadows

Styx: Master of Shadows review: A stealthy adventure built for old-school Thief fans

Oh, Mama, Styx the Goblin has been years on the lam and had a high price on his head. Lawman said, 'Get him dead or alive.' Now it's for sure he'll see Styx dead.

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Anomaly Defenders delivers deep and engrossing strategic action

Flipping the series' trademark "tower offense" design, this glossy sci-fi campaign requires smart, tactical decision-making

Cyan Worlds Studio Tour

In pictures: Inside Cyan's 'Myst Vault,' the living history of Myst and Riven

We toured Cyan's Spokane-based studio, took a lot of pictures, and found out how MythBuster Adam Savage is tied to the company's past.

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Exclusive preview: This is 'Obduction,' Cyan's spiritual successor to 'Myst'

We drove all the way to Spokane and all we got was this exclusive look at the spiritual successor to Myst.