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PC gaming's 10 biggest surprises of 2014

Walk with us through a year of unexpectedly momentous, disastrous, and sometimes downright bewildering events in the world of gaming.

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OlliOlli review: An enthralling puzzler disguised as a skateboarding game

Tony Hawk who? This skateboarding game turns America's favorite extreme sport into a puzzler, with excellent results.

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Free game alert: GOG's giving Age of Wonders away to kick off huge Winter Sale

But you'll have to act fast—only 250,000 copies are being handed out, on a first-come-first-serve basis.

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PlayStation turns 20: Sony exec talks PlayStation's past, future, and relationship to PC and mobile gaming

As the PlayStation brand celebrates its 20th anniversary, Sony Worldwide Studios head Shuhei Yoshida reminisces on 20 years of Sony video games.

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Google Play Games update shows Google's still got a bit of housecleaning to do

Material Design may be alive and well on Lollipop, but several Google Apps are still seeing minor updates every other week.

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Defense Grid 2 review: Still the best tower defense game, but the magic's missing

Defense Grid proves it's still the best tower defense series on the market, but that's mainly because everyone else stopped trying.

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Steam takes on Twitch with in-client game livestreams

On Tuesday, Steam unveiled a new Broadcast feature which allows users to livestream the games they're playing without the hassle of third-party software.

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Never Alone review: The Reading Rainbow of video games

Never Alone has problems. A lot of them. But it also feels like LeVar Burton could walk in at any moment.

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Cyber Monday's best gaming deals: Dragon Age: Inquisition for $45 and other great buys

Amazon dons its white beard and red hat and gives out discounts on some of the season's latest and greatest games.

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Kicking it old-school: How EverQuest, RuneScape, and Quake stood the test of time

These PC games have been around far longer than most. Developers behind Quake, EverQuest, and RuneScape explain how they keep gamers coming back after all these years.