10 Things to Know for Monday

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Remembering The Sega Vs. Nintendo Rivalry With The People Who Lived It

A new book, Console Wars, recently released detailing the intense competition between Sega and Nintendo during the 16-bit era and a Comic Con panel of the same name discussed the rivalry and book. On the panel was the author of Console Wars, Blake J. ...

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Lollapalooza looms, so do Chicago traffic woes

One of the country's most popular music festivals starts in Chicago in a few days and that means traffic headaches for some motorists.Click to Continue »

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Super Replay – Resident Evil Episode 2

Today marks the 16th anniversary of the infamous Spencer Mansion incident. On July 24, 1998, members of the Raccoon City Police Department's S.T.A.R.S. Alpha Team entered a biohazardous, trap-filled mansion nestled in a dense forest of the Arklay Mou ...

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Concert pianist is all smiles in his new career

Dr. Peter VanBeck still works with his hands.Click to Continue »

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about 7 hours ago
Wolfenstein: The New Order is the Game Duke Nukem Forever Should Have Been

Wolfenstein: The New Order is an unashamedly old-school shooter with a ridiculous story and plenty of nods to its 90s heritage. If that makes it sound like Duke Nukem Forever, don't worry. Wolfenstein feels like the throwback first-person shooter tha ...

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SDCC 2014: See Sauron’s Betrayal in Shadow of Mordor - IGN

We examine Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor's "Bright Lord" story trailer for clues about how it fits into the Lord of the Rings universe and timeline.

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about 13 hours ago
Trailer for Xbox's Atari E.T. documentary phones home

Remember when a bunch of people hung out in a landfill for a weekend and it didn't end in total disappointment? In April, the devoted among us choked on dust in Alamogordo, New Mexico while Xbox Entertainment Studios and Lightbox Entertainment dug...

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about 16 hours ago
Tekken 7 story, art details from Comic-Con, Lars confirmed

The Mishima clan has got some issues to resolve, and based on details shared by producer Katsuhiro Harada through a translator at Comic-Con, it seems like Tekken 7 will help the family finally get it all out in the open. As reported by Polygon,...

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about 17 hours ago
Good Old Games glitch gave away free games in Linux sale

Getting a good deal in a sale is kind of the whole point, but clearing out a promotion's spread without spending a cent is pretty unheard of. Good Old Games users kicked off its Linux Launch promotion this week, but users that were quick to browse...

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NVIDIAs Maxwell Based GeForce GTX 880 and GeForce GTX 870 To Launch in Early October

NVIDIAs next generation Maxwell core architecture based GeForce GTX 880, GeForce GTX 870 and GeForce GTX 860 will launch in October this year, as reported by GDM.OR.JP. The site which is part of one of the most major hardware retailers in Japan have ...

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about 19 hours ago
Nvidia Finally Officially Speaks About AMD's Mantle - Will Not Support It, No Real Benefit Using It

Nvidia's Distinguished Engineer Tom Petersen and Senior Director of Engineering Rev Lebaradian who shared their thoughts about it, and confirmed that Nvidia is not part of it, will not support it, and there are - at least to them - no big benefits fr ...

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Rob Zombie's Assassin's Creed short is ultra-violent - surprised

Betcha didn't see that coming, did you? Who in the world could have guessed that a digital short about the French Revolution and the Reign of Terror, directed by Rob Zombie (House of 1,000 Corpses) and illustrated by Tony Moore (The Walking Dead...

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Destiny beta players blast off to the moon for a limited time

The Destiny beta is underway, and we've already taken a spin and discussed what we think about Bungie's first project since departing from the Halo series. But remember, not everything is fun and games here - a beta is a test after all, and Bungie...

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Kamcord 2.0 is like Instagram for mobile gameplay videos

Kamcord is a 17-person startup company specializing in mobile technology. It is also the name of said company's app for iOS devices, which as of the recently-released update 2.0, now functions like a social network based around the recording and...

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Who let the polar bear dogs out - Platinum's Legend of Korra did

We once lived in a world without hope of a Legend of Korra video game. But everything changed when the Fire Nation attacked Platinum Games announced that they would develop a game based on Nickelodeon's animated adventure series. IGN has the first...

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Pacific Rim and Oculus Rift go together like robots and kaiju

Legendary Pictures has a special treat for Pacific Rim fans visiting San Diego Comic-Con this weekend: the chance to pilot a Jaeger, one of the giant monster-punching robots from Guillermo Del Toro's 2013 action flick. Using the Oculus Rift,...

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Weekly Webcomic Wrapup likes Comic-Con, and that's okay

There's quite a bit of news oozing out of San Diego this weekend thanks to Comic-Con 2014. While only some of it is video game-related, why limit yourself when there's so much delicious, nerdy news to be enjoyed? We've seen Game of Thrones bloopers,. ...

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Guide to game capture devices

The rise of the YouTube star has also given rise to scores of budding players wishing to share their gaming achievements online. MCV takes a look at the capture devices that are helping them do it

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about 20 hours ago
NES Remix Pack coming to stores this holiday

Wii U eShop titles NES Remix and NES Remix 2 will be released at retail in a physical compilation called NES Remix Pack, Nintendo announced during its San Diego Comic-Con livestream. The two-for-one revisit of the NES library will arrive during this. ...

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