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ZeniMax Seeks Rift Injunction

Fri, 02/24/2017 - 7:29pm
ZeniMax Media has filed for an injunction to remove Oculus virtual reality products from sale that use their code, reports GamesIndustry.biz. This is a follow-up to ZeniMax's recent court victory...

Overwatch Doubles Down on Doomfist Hints

Fri, 02/24/2017 - 7:29pm
A tweet from Overwatch reports an attack at the Numbani airport. Word is: "[BREAKING] OR15 defense units destroyed in confrontation with unidentified assailant at Numbani airport. No civilian...

Hollow Knight Released

Fri, 02/24/2017 - 7:29pm
Hollow Knight is now available for Windows on GOG.com and Steam. Here's word on Team Cherry's action/adventure: Beneath the fading town of Dirtmouth sleeps an ancient, ruined kingdom. Many are drawn...

Mass Effect: Andromeda System Specs

Fri, 02/24/2017 - 7:29pm
Origin now offers system requirements for the upcoming PC edition of Mass Effect: Andromeda (thanks DSOGaming). Here they are: MINIMUM SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS OS: 64-bit Windows 7, Windows 8.1 and...

Hellion Early Access

Fri, 02/24/2017 - 7:29pm
Early Access to Hellion is now underway on Steam, offering a science-fiction first-person online RPG. This post accompanying the launch explains Zero Gravity Games is temporarily lowering the number...

The Golf Club VR Tees Off

Fri, 02/24/2017 - 7:29pm
Steam News announces the launch of The Golf Club VR, a new version of the sports sim for HTC Vive and Oculus Rift. Here's word: The Golf Club VR is built off the foundation laid by HB Studios?...

On Sale

Fri, 02/24/2017 - 7:29pm
2K Catalogue on GOG.com. Save up to 75%. Rush for Glory on IndieGameStand - Today's Pay What You Want Indie Game Deal. Kawaii Sale on GOG.com. Save up to 75%. Styx: Master of Shadows on Steam. Save...

Evening Interviews

Fri, 02/24/2017 - 7:29pm
XSEED Interview + AMA- The challenges of bringing Japanese games to Western markets - GOG.com.

Evening Consolidation

Fri, 02/24/2017 - 7:29pm
This Week On Xbox: February 24, 2017. The Drop: New PlayStation Games for 2-28-2017.

Evening Mobilization

Fri, 02/24/2017 - 7:29pm
Google's Adoption of RCS Will Save Messaging on Android. Uber Is Doomed. Thanks Hypothermia.

Evening Tech Bits

Fri, 02/24/2017 - 7:29pm
Viveport Subscriptions To Feature Free Trial Month, First Apps Revealed. Thanks HARDOCP. ASUS Designo Curve MX34VQ Incoming- 34- Ultrawide Curved Display with Qi Charging.

Evening Safety Dance

Fri, 02/24/2017 - 7:29pm
Incident report on memory leak caused by Cloudflare parser bug. Thanks Hypothermia. Famed Hacker Kevin Mitnick Shows You How to Go Invisible Online. Mysterious Gmail account lockouts prompt hack...

Evening Legal Briefs

Fri, 02/24/2017 - 7:29pm
FCC to halt rule that protects your private data from security breaches.

etc., etc.

Fri, 02/24/2017 - 7:29pm
Steam now offers early access to Hyper Knights, a Windows, OS X, and Linux action adventure starring some hyper knights… Announcing -- Graveyard Keeper, Alpha sign-ups open. "Build & manage...

Into the Black

Fri, 02/24/2017 - 7:29pm
Link of the Day: Wisconsin teens build their own backyard roller coaster. Thanks Boing Boing.

Former Irrational Developers Form Ghost Story

Thu, 02/23/2017 - 11:13pm
A Ghost Story Games website is online as home to the "studio formerly known as Irrational Games" (thanks IGN). Word is: "We?re a Boston-area game development studio dedicated to making immersive...

Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Free Weekend

Thu, 02/23/2017 - 11:13pm
Steam News announces a free weekend us now underway in Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare along with a sale on the shooter sequel. Here's word on the game: Infinite Warfare delivers three unique game...

NARUTO SHIPPUDEN: Ultimate Ninja STORM 4 Free Weekend

Thu, 02/23/2017 - 11:13pm
Another free weekend is underway on Steam for NARUTO SHIPPUDEN: Ultimate Ninja STORM 4, which is also on sale for more than the duration of the event. The pitch on this game is almost shorter than...

Steep Adds Free Alaska Update

Thu, 02/23/2017 - 11:13pm
UbiBlog has word that Steep owners may be able to see Russia from the new Alaska update that's now free to owners of the winter sports game. Here's a trailer and the scoop: The world of Steep just...

Mass Effect Andromeda Trailers

Thu, 02/23/2017 - 11:13pm
A new trailer from Mass Effect Andromeda is part two of their official gameplay series. This week's clip covers "Combat Profiles & Squads" following last week's video on "Combat Weapons & Skills."...