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Unreal Tournament

You can play Epic's new Unreal Tournament for free, right now

Get your frag on with this pre-pre-pre-pre-pre-pre alpha build of the new Unreal Tournament.

Shadow Realms

BioWare reveals new PC-focused action-RPG, Shadow Realms

After weeks of teaser trailers, BioWare finally unveiled its new IP at Gamescom on Wednesday, which it says "is a game that finally fulfills that fantasy of a never-ending RPG."

Alien Isolation

Alien Isolation hands-on: In space no one can hear you get frustrated

Alien: Isolation has the potential to be the year's best horror game and the world's best Alien game, but only by brute force.

Risen 3

Risen 3 review: Menial labor drags down this pirate adventure

Risen 3 is like opening a bag of chips, only to find that 90 percent of it is full of air instead of chips. And then eating those chips anyway because you're hungry.

Sierra Entertainment

Sierra lives: King's Quest reboot on the way

Plus...Geometry Wars? Once thought dead, Sierra's back in a new role: Activision's "indie incubator."

Golem Arcana

Golem Arcana combines the charm of a board game with the ease of a video game

Harebrained Schemes (Shadowrun) explores the future of digitally-enhanced board games with Golem Arcana—but it'll cost you.

one hand games

The 16 best one-hand Android games for fun on the go

One hand occupied? Have a few minutes to kill? These are some great games you can easily play with one hand.

on greenbot.com

doom

Doom creator John Romero is working on his first shooter in over a decade

Fourteen years after the disastrous Daikatana, Romero returns to the genre that made him famous.

il2 sturmovik 3

Meet the most insanely authentic flight sims ever: IL-2 Sturmovik: Battle of Stalingrad and Ilya Muromets

IL-2 Sturmovik: Battle of Stalingrad uses a 90-year-old Stalingrad veteran as a consultant. Ilya Muromets was commissioned by the Russian Military Historical Society. Heck, 1C Game Studios even considers mouse-and-keyboard controls 'an experiment.'

Fish Plays Pokemon

Missing Pieces: A fish plays Pokemon, Mario Kart becomes Mercedes Kart, and more must-know games news

Plus a military dictatorship bans a dictatorship simulator and someone sues Sony over 1080p resolution—this is your must-know gaming news for the week of August 4.