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From Transistor to Titanfall: The 12 best PC games of 2014 (so far)

With the slow summer months stretching out ahead of us, it's time to look back on the best games released in the first half of 2014.

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16 free and amazingly fun games you can play in your browser

From reboots of classics to new-world Chrome packaged apps that work offline, too, these games give new cred to browser-based play.

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Valiant Hearts: The Great War review: A war game to end all war games

Valiant Hearts: The Great War takes on the dark subject matter of World War I, and out comes one of the grimmest, most respectful war games ever made.

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Free game(s) alert: GOG.com's giving four PC games away for free today

GOG.com's DRM-Free Summer Sale is giving away multiple PC games for free today as part of a '24-hour Adrenaline Rush.'

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25 great Linux games available dirt cheap during Steam's Summer Sale

Who says great games can't be found on Linux? This small army of killer Linux-compatible games beg to differ—and they can all be found dirt-cheap during Steam's Summer Sale.

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Missing Pieces: Steam's Summer Sale, Titanfall goes free-to-play(ish), and more

Titanfall goes free-to-play for 48 hours, Dead Rising gets a release date and a movie deal, and the largest video game collection in the world is sold. This is gaming news for the week of June 16.

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The 20 best hidden deals buried in Steam's massive summer games sale

Browsing Steam's front page for the highlighted deals is only the beginning. We dig up the best deals on old favorites.

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Linux gaming revolution continues as XCOM: Enemy Unknown hits SteamOS

XCOM is a major addition to Linux's gaming ranks, but it's just the latest in a series of triple-A games to embrace the open-source operating system.

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Pillars of Eternity preview: Promise becomes reality for this spiritual successor to RPG classics

It's been over six months since we got our first look at Obsidian's spiritual successor to Baldur's Gate and Planescape: Torment, and it's come together beautifully in our absence.