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October 2, 2017 12:22 AM The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Has A Pretty Good Sized Download For Nintendo Switch

Lately, we’ve been seeing Nintendo Switch games with heftier download sizes, like NBA 2K18 requiring about 25GB on the system (and requiring a memory card in the process), and FIFA 18 clearing about 13GB, despite the fact it doesn’t have online multiplayer. But then there’s Skyrim: Special Edition, which is set to drop next month. Players are already 43

September 29, 2017 12:50 AM One man’s journey from welfare to world’s hottest videogame

Three years ago, Brendan Greene was on welfare in his hometown of Kildare, Ireland, getting an earful from social workers about how he should stop wasting time developing free computer games. “They were telling me to look for jobs or I’ll be cut off,” says Greene. “I kind of ignored them.” Good call. The ideas he crafted in those days led to what is now the hottest 78

September 27, 2017 5:21 PM 'Assassin's Creed Origins' Will Have a Combat-Free 'Discovery Tour'

"This is something we’ve wanted to do for a long time, that we’ve been asked to do by teachers, by institutions” Players will have the chance to explore Assassin's Creed Origins' virtual Egypt free of combat and story constraints in a new "Discovery Tour" gamemode, developer-publisher Ubisoft announced today. Discovery Tour turns Origins' map, as the company 46

September 27, 2017 3:10 PM Xbox Games with Gold October 2017 FINALLY revealed

XBOX Games with Gold lineup is revealed, and includes Gone Home and The Turing Test. UPDATE: Xbox Games with Gold has finally been revealed for October 2017. And it turns out the leaked lineup was a hoax, because October's free games include Gone Home and The Turing Test on Xbox One. This is complemented by Rayman 3 HD and Medal of Honor Airborne on Xbox 360. Gone Home will be free from October 35

September 26, 2017 7:59 PM Sony Isn’t Planning a Nintendo Switch Competitor Any Time Soon

The Nintendo Switch is selling well, but it’s not enough for Sony to sell a competing handheld gaming console that also connects to televisions. Sony’s head of video gaming Andrew House told Bloomberg News during a gaming conference in Tokyo last week that Sony isn’t planning a competing Switch device. One of the reasons House cites is the fact that more people 56

September 25, 2017 7:10 PM Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella says the company had the chance to buy Minecraft well before 2014, but passed

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's new book "Hit Refresh" tells a different version of the company's $2.5 billion purchase of Minecraft studio Mojang than we've heard before. The version we know: Markus "Notch" Persson, the original creator of Minecraft, was getting tired of the pressures of running Mojang and tweeted out his willingness to sell. Numerous 46

September 24, 2017 10:53 PM Celebrating Nintendo's 128th Birthday With A Not-So-Typical History

By now, most gamers realize just how big a presence Nintendo has in the video game industry. The company has been around for decades now, riding high on the success of its own hardware (particularly the Nintendo Switch), as well as franchises like Super Smash Bros., Metroid, The Legend of Zelda, Pokemon and, of course, Mario. But things weren’t always 208

September 24, 2017 6:32 AM Hands-on with Xbox One X, Age of Empires Definitive Edition, and Halo Wars 2 DLC

Microsoft recently showcased its soon-to-be-released super console, and it didn’t disappoint. It’s a weird time to be a PC gamer. As much as I still love the PC platform, there’s no denying the cost investment required to flip games up to that rarefied Ultra setting. And then there’s 4K to consider on top of that. I recently priced a desktop upgrade 73

September 22, 2017 2:46 PM Rockstar Games to Make Red Dead Redemption 2 Announcement Next Week

Rockstar Games is planning something Red Dead Redemption 2-related, and it’s set to tell the world what it is next week. In a tweet this morning, the developer teased that it’s planning…something for September 28 at 11 a.m. EST. The developer offered zero clues as to what the announcement will be. In fact, Rockstar didn’t even mention Red Dead Redemption 43

September 20, 2017 10:48 AM Xbox One X Standard Edition Pre-orders Begin Today

Visit your favorite retailer or pre-order online to ensure you get an Xbox One X on November 7. On August 25, Microsoft proclaimed that the Xbox One X was the fastest selling Xbox pre-order ever. Microsoft was referring to pre-orders of the Xbox One X Project Scorpio Edition, but without mentioning how many were made available for pre-order. Today, pre-orders 127