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$80 Offworld Trading Company Prototype Released

10 hours 5 min ago
Mohawk Games now offers an early access prototype of Offworld Trading Company, the upcoming economics-based RTS game from Stardock that's the brainchild of Civilization IV and III designer Soren...

EVE Online Crius Launches

10 hours 5 min ago
CCP announces today is the launch day for a new Crius update for EVE Online, saying this brings "universe-spanning changes" to their ruthless sci-fi MMORPG. This page offers details on the Crius...

Hearthstone Maintenance Now; Naxxramas Launches Later

10 hours 5 min ago
The Hearthstone website reveals that Blizzard's card-based strategy game is currently down for maintenance, and is expected to come back online at 11:00 am EDT (give or take eight hours, judging by...

New Candlelight Demo

10 hours 5 min ago
Pixel Maverick Games now offers an updated demo for Candlelight, their upcoming Windows adventure/platformer. The game is still in the alpha stage, so here's word on what the new web-based demo...

Elite: Dangerous Beta Next Week

10 hours 5 min ago
A new Elite: Dangerous Newsletter is online, with the latest on Frontier Developments' upcoming space combat revival (thanks Ten Ton Hammer). There's a note that they closed the Premium Beta program...

Gearbox on Battleborn & Borderlands 3

10 hours 5 min ago
A video interview on GameInformer.com talks with Gearbox about what they are up to, focusing on Battleborn, their upcoming not-MOBA. They also talk about the enormous success of the Borderlands...

Gatherings & Competitions

10 hours 5 min ago
Grand Theft Ovid is what happens when games and ancient poems meet on stage. QuakeCon 2014: Bloody Good Job.

Morning Interviews

10 hours 5 min ago
Matt Chat 250: Yerzmyey, Chiptune Maestro. Thanks Ant.

Morning Previews

10 hours 5 min ago
Star Ruler 2 on Space Game Junkie.

Morning Consolidation

10 hours 5 min ago
Wii U Update Version 5.1.0 Now Available. Money can't buy these customised Xbox One consoles. Mad Catz Ships New Range of TRITTON Xbox One Licensed Headsets.

Morning Mobilization

10 hours 5 min ago
Nvidia's new gaming tablet fully supports Twitch broadcasting. Apple reportedly orders 70-80 million next-gen iPhones.

Morning Metaverse

10 hours 5 min ago
Rupert Murdoch?s war for Time Warner has just begun. Thanks Ant via Slashdot. Internet of Things spawns horde of imitators. Internet of stuff, Internet of gear, Internet of Internets...

Morning Tech Bits

10 hours 5 min ago
Facebook completes $2bn Oculus acquisition. 79 percent of companies have blamed network problems on the wrong IT group. Thanks Ant. Senate committee report excoriates Air Force for IT incompetence....

Morning Safety Dance

10 hours 5 min ago
CNN legal analyst: By 18, kids have killed over 100,000 people in video games. And chess masters have deposed over 100,000 monarchs.

Morning Legal Briefs

10 hours 5 min ago
Gamers win free early copies of iOS game, respond by leaking it. UK pirates will merely receive warnings from next year. Halo composer wins legal battle against Bungie.

PC Gaming Alliance Gives Up, Changes Name

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:28pm
A new Open Gaming Alliance website is live as a new home to the organization formerly known as the PC Gaming Alliance (thanks GamePolitics). The PCGA was originally formed in 2008 with a stated goal...

Evening Patches

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:28pm
Warframe Update 14- The Mad Cephalon.

On Sale

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:28pm
Harvester on GOG.com. Save 60%. Infinite Space III: Sea of Stars on Bundle Stars. Save 40%. Kerbal Space Program on Steam. Save 40%. Sokobond on Steam. Save 20%. Syberia II on Steam. Save 90%.

Evening Crowdfunding Roundup

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:28pm
Areal by West Games » A quick message. Apologizes for their last update.

Evening Interviews

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:28pm
Battleborn Game Informer Video Interview. Cliff Bleszinski on his retirement, returning, what he's learned, and where he's going from here (interview) - GamesBeat. Digital Eel Discussion - Game...