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Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided review: Human Evolution

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided feels exactly like Deus Ex: Human Revolution, for better and worse.

acer 17x front

Acer Predator 17X review: This gaming laptop packs attitude and speed

The Predator 17X gives you desktop gaming performance without a noise penalty.

Batman: The Telltale Series

Batman: The Telltale Series review impressions: Slow burn

Telltale's Batman adaptation starts off slow.

Xbox One S

Xbox One S review: The Xbox One moves into the 4K generation

Microsoft's Xbox One S sports a new paint job and a smaller size than its predecessor, but its real standout feature is the ability to play streamed or recorded 4K content.


Headlander review: Metroid meets 1970s retrofuturism meets disembodied heads

Double Fine's latest game is a pastiche of 1970s retrofuturism, from Asimov to lava lamps. Oh, and you play as a disembodied head.

Song of the Deep

Song of the Deep review: Gorgeous, reflective, and not very deep

Song of the Deep is an introspective little game from a blockbuster studio.

Nvidia SLI Bridge

Tested: The payoff in buying Nvidia's $40 SLI HB Bridge

Nvidia says you need the SLI HB Bridge to get optimum performance from dual GeForce GTX 1080 GPUs. We want to know what the benchmarks say.

The Technomancer

The Technomancer review: This sci-fi epic is skin deep

The Technomancer has all the appearances of an epic sci-fi RPG, but it's surface level sheen over a cavalcade of boring.


EVGA GTX 1080 FTW review: The most powerful graphics card in the world, made better

The GeForce GTX 1080 is the most powerful graphics card in the world today, and EVGA's custom GTX 1080 FTW version makes it better in every way.

Digital Storm Aventum 3 - Full Tower view

Digital Storm Aventum 3 review: This big, bad desktop celebrates high-end gaming

It might not be the one gaming tower to rule them all, but with a 10-core CPU, two Nvidia GTX 1080 cards in SLI, and slick custom liquid-cooling, the Aventum 3 is still an impressive display of might.

Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter

Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter review: A dreadful case

Three weak cases, one decent, and a lackluster finale make Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter a marked step back from its predecessor.

FIFA 17 tryout: Watch an American try to play what the world calls 'football'

EA wouldn't let us show you FIFA 17 onscreen, but you can still witness the slow decent into sadness as a soccer newbie tries the game for the first time.

The Witcher 3: Blood and Wine

The Witcher 3: Blood and Wine review: Farewell, old friend

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt's superb Blood and Wine expansion is a fine farewell to a grizzled old friend.

Total War: Warhammer

Total War: Warhammer review: Variety and Vampire Counts breathe new life into Total War

After a dismal couple of entries, Total War: Warhammer proves that maybe all the series needed was ten-foot bats and skeleton cavalry.

Homefront: The Revolution

Homefront: The Revolution review: A mess of a game with grandiose ambitions

Forget the alt-history Koreans—it's the bugs that are the real problem in Homefront: The Revolution. This revolution should not be televised.


Doom review: Glorious guns, gibs, and more guns

You’re on Mars. There are demons. The demons need to die. If that's not enough story for you, then too bad.