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GOG Galaxy

GOG.com releasing a Steam-like launcher client, except it's entirely optional

Chat, auto-updating games, cross-play and more await you with the upcoming GOG Galaxy launcher—but you don't have to use it if you don't want.

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Free game alert: Sniper Elite V2 free on Steam for one day

If you act fast, this WWII sniping game can be yours for the low, low cost of nothing.

Tesla Effect

Tesla Effect: A Tex Murphy Adventure review: You might not want to crack this case

Tex Murphy is back with a blast of 90s nostalgia in this old-school FMV game. Unfortunately this detective's not as good at cracking cases as he is at cracking jokes.

Sony PSP

A requiem for Sony's PSP, a gaming handheld that never lived up to its promise

Sony announced Tuesday it will stop manufacturing the PSP this year. We pay our respects.

on techhive.com

Homefront The Revolution

Homefront The Revolution preview: Overthrow American occupiers with open-world guerilla warfare

Crytek's Homefront sequel is already looking more intriguing than its inspiration.

Always Sometimes Monsters

Always Sometimes Monsters review: Always ambitious, sometimes tedious

Always Sometimes Monsters is one of the closest things we've ever had to an existentialist text in game form. But that doesn't mean it's fun.

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Inside Heroes of the Storm, Blizzard's MOBA mash-up of Diablo, StarCraft, and WarCraft

Blizzard employees explain the trials and tribulations of bringing characters from Diablo, StarCraft, and WarCraft into a single game.

Amazing Spider-Man 2

Amazing Spider-Man 2 Review: Swinging nowhere

Every year or two they release a new Spider-Man game. Every year or two there's new cause for disappointment.

Arma 3 Karts

Missing Pieces: Wrapping up the week's must-know gaming news

Don't want to buy a Wii U but need some kart racing in your life? Arma 3 is here to save the day. Plus, Star Citizen was delayed—again. This is game news you need to know for the week of May 26.

Metro Redux

Metro Redux hands-on: Nuclear winter has never looked so appealing

Deep Silver's releasing "Director's Cuts" of Metro 2033 and Metro: Last Light—perfect for those who haven't dipped into one of the best franchises the PC has to offer.