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Sid Meier's Civilization: Beyond Earth Demo

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:16pm
The Steam page for Sid Meier's Civilization: Beyond Earth now offers the playable demo for the just-released turn-based strategy game. Details on the demo are not provided, so here's the overview of...

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt Trailer

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:16pm
The opening cinematic from The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is now available to heighten anticipation for the upcoming release of the RPG sequel from CD Projekt RED. Word is: "Foreshadowing the story of The...

Project CARS Halloween Trailer

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:16pm
A new video from Project CARS looks to put the fear of Halloween into potential drivers in Slightly Mad Studios' upcoming racing game by showing the spookiness of driving at night. Here's the story: "...

Golden Joystick Winners

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:16pm
CVG announces the winners of the 2014 Golden Joystick awards, which they call "the people's awards," though most them carry individual corporate sponsorships. Along the way Metal Gear Solid creator...

Hardland Early Access

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:16pm
Steam now offers early access to Hardland, a stylized open-world action/adventure inspired by Ultima and Betrayal at Krondor that was greenlit for release on the platform after just four days. Word...

Dead Island: GOTY for Linux/SteamOS

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:16pm
Steam News announces the release of the Linux and SteamOS editions of Dead Island: Game of the Year Edition. Word is: "Terror. Violence. Madness. Bedlam. A holiday paradise gone mad. A tropical...

On Sale

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:16pm
Best of Both Worlds Sale on ShinyLoot. Deadly Premonition: The Director's Cut on Steam. Save 90%. Eidos Anthology on Steam. Save 75%. Escape Dead Island on Steam. Save 15% on pre-purchases....

Evening Crowdfunding Roundup

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:16pm
Another Tor router crowdfunding project nixed by Kickstarter. Sudden Crisis Sci-Fi Sandbox MMORPG - Indiegogo. Project announces as Seldon Crisis renamed, because copyrights. Thanks Massively.

Evening Interviews

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:16pm
Interview: Mushroom 11?s Julia Keren-Detar - Show Me the Games. We are the Star Citizen FPS Team, Ask us anything! - IAmA. Thanks DSOGaming.

Gatherings & Competitions

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:16pm
Extra Life 2014 ? Watch some games and win some swag.

Evening Consolidation

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:16pm
Analysis: Worldwide PS4 sales at least 40 percent better than Xbox One. Xbox console sales jump 102% in Q1. New Bloodborne trailer released. Sony Explains How To Pass Your PS4 Controller To A Friend...

Evening Mobilization

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:16pm
T-Mobile: Our network has trouble with building walls and long distances. Amazon has $83 million in unsold Fire Phones. LG unveils its new 8-core 'NUCLUN' processor, new G3 Screen smartphone. AT&T...

Evening Metaverse

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:16pm
Silicon Valley startup unveils Internet-connected smart guns for cops. CBS goes OTT, releases EVERY EPISODE of Star Trek EVER MADE. Thanks Ant. Comcast lost 81,000 video customers in Q3, ?the best...

Evening Tech Bits

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:16pm
Civilization: Beyond Earth CrossFire with Mantle SFR- Not Actually Broken. Amazon losses widen as it braces for rocky holiday quarter. Thanks HARDOCP. Intel X99 Motherboard Goes Up in Smoke For...

Evening Safety Dance

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:16pm
Thanks j.c.f. Apple Warns Users of Attack Targeting iCloud Site. 1.2 Million Networking Devices Vulnerable Due to NAT-PMP Issues. CryptoWall 2.0 Delivered Through Malvertising on Yahoo and Other...

Arma III Free Weekend

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 10:23pm
Steam News announces that Arma III is on sale and that the military shooter sequel is playable for free on Steam this weekend. The sale runs through Monday at 1:00 pm EDT while the free weekend...

NCSOFT Layoffs; Carbine Reportedly Loses 60+

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 10:23pm
NCSOFT laid off employees today across all their western studios except for Guild Wars developer ArenaNet. Polygon has a report saying over 60 staff were lost at WildStar creator Carbine Studios...

Assassin's Creed Unity Specs; Trailer

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 10:23pm
UbiBlog now offers PC system specifications for Assassin's Creed Unity, revealing the action/stealth sequel will require a 64-bit OS and 6 GB of RAM. Also, this new trailer is the third in the "experi...

Steamships Ahoy - Kromaia

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 10:23pm
Kromaia is now available on Steam, offering a frenetic shoot 'em up that looks to relive the arcade days, as word is: The frantic old-school action of classic coin-op shoot-?em-ups comes crashing...

Symphony Quest Released

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 10:23pm
Symphony Quest website announces the full release of this musical action/RPG from Toadstool Games. Here's what this is all about: Symphony Quest is a single-player, and cooperative multiplayer action...