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Weird science: play DOOM on a Porsche 911

There's thunder and lightning flashing outside as I write this, which adds a nice bit of punctuation to the mad science that I'm writing about. I would have never believed it could be so easy, but apparently the onboard computer in the Pors...

 
 
 
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Ubisoft brings Driver back as a speedboat racer

  Ubisoft is bringing back the classic series Driver as a speedboat racing game for mobile devices in April. I'm not quite sure how the series developed from a game about a getaway driver to racing speedboats, but they can't just let a...

 
 
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The Crew seeks to redefine online racing

Making its debut at E3 2013, The Crew is Ubisoft's attempt to create a new and fast-paced racer for the next-gen consoles. Although the publisher has definitely got some stiff competition from other racing titles, what separates it from the...

 
 
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NVIDIA updates GeForce drivers in time for Black Ops II

If you're gearing up to play Call of Duty: Black Ops II with one of those fancy GeForce GTX cards, there's one more thing you'll probably want to get out of the way ahead of that. NVIDIA has just released a driver update which could dr...

 
 
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Storm's Adventure with Driver: San Francisco

There it was, on the OnLive console, just calling me. "Please, somebody buy me!" And so I went for it. UPDATE: OnLive is dead. Damn... There is really no reason for me to play this game, other than compare it to a city I recently visi...

 
 
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HAWP: Burch has finally crossed the line

I know the Burch siblings have done some incredibly wrong things in Hey Ash, Watcha Playin'? in the past, but this... this is a whole new ballgame. Take the "Shift" mechanic from Driver: San Francisco, give that ability to Ash, and watch h...

 
 
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Shockingly, Ubisoft screws up PC games again

Last week, Ubisoft warned that those customers who did not pirate a number of its PC games would be unable to play them due to a server switch that'd render DRM unusable. Naturally, Ubisoft managed to cock it up completely, with a number of...

 
 
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Driver dev working on a 'confidental Kinect project'

It seems that the devs behind Driver: San Francisco are working on a new game for Microsoft's Kinect. Ubisoft Reflections' Art Lead Joss Scouler let this one loose on his LinkedIn profile. Among his list of published titles was an entry for...

 
 
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Black Friday: Rayman Origins $30 at GameStop, much more

We're just two days away from Black Friday. Everything has culminated up to this point. While everyone else is sifting through the piles of ads looking for the best deals after eating two platefuls of turkey, you've already got your battle ...

 
 
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Black Friday: Kmart selling MGS HD for $35, more

We are getting ever closer to the busiest shopping day of the year. Kmart has some pretty good deals going on. Here's a short list of what you can expect to find should you choose to do shopping there: $199.99 - Get a $25 gift card with a ...

 
 
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Review: Driver: San Francisco

Driver has been around for a long time, despite never really enjoying the kind of mainstream success that other open-world games such as Saints Row and Grand Theft Auto have. Of course, it doesn't help that the series has had a very poor cr...

 
 
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Error results in free Uplay Pass content for Driver: SF

Driver: San Francisco was going to be the first Ubisoft game to make use of the company's new Uplay Passport, however, there's been a printing error on the inserts in some North American copies of the game. As a result, the Uplay content --...

 
 
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Driver: San Francisco dev defends 'always on' DRM

Ubisoft Reflections founder Martin Edmonson has defended "Always On" DRM, which requires gamers to permanently be online so they can constantly prove their innocence to Ubisoft. Despite Driver: San Francisco relaxin...

 
 
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Driver: San Francisco has a pretty intense launch trailer

Flipping vehicles, police car sirens blaring, blockades being destroyed, epic background music and one-liners. There's also some cutscenes peppered in there for good measure. Yup, everything is here for a successful launch trailer. Persona...

 
 
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Driver: San Francisco gets a music video by Yelawolf

Wait, what the f*ck is a Yelawolf? ... Ok, it seems Yelawolf is a white rapper from Alabama who is on the verge of releasing his first major-label produced album. This is quite different from my initial assumption that he was actually a co...

 
 
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Ubisoft lightens up the DRM in Driver: San Francisco

A few weeks ago, Ubisoft announced that Driver: San Francisco would need a constant connection to the internet to be playable. This resulted in quite a few PC players to be pretty upset, to say the least. But I bring good news! Ubisoft has ...

 
 
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A slew of Driver: San Francisco screens to salivate over

Ubisoft was kind enough to release a pile of screenshots today for the not-far-off Driver: San Francisco. The gallery includes a selection licensed cars, running from the police and other shenanigans. Launch the gallery below to check them ...

 
 
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Driver: San Francisco PC delayed, Mac still in the works

Not only will PC gamers not be getting a demo for Driver: San Francisco, but the game has been slightly delayed, as well. Publisher Ubisoft tells Blue's News that the out-of-body racing experience will be released on September 27. This is a...

 
 
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The DTOID Show: Flaming 3DSes, Ass Creed Beta, and Elves

[The Destructoid Show gives a rundown of all the top news from Destructoid.com every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Subscribe to us on YouTube, follow us on Twitter, and like us on Facebook.] Howdy, pardners. It's that thing...

 
 
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Driver demos hit XBL and PSN, no demo for PC

Two new demos of Driver: San Francisco are heading to Xbox Live and PlayStation Network soon. A single-player demo launched yesterday and a multiplayer demo is expected to arrive next Tuesday. While you wait for the latter, you can chec...

 
 
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New Destructoid Episode: Battlefield 3 & Summer of Arcade

Hello, my darlings. It's your old pal Max with some more internet videos for you to watch instead of doing your homework. Our robot overlord Mr. Destructoid has social-engineered his way into the Ms. 'Splosion Man Pinball FX2 table. You kn...

 
 
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Driver: San Francisco PC needs constant 'net connection

Remember that crappy Ubisoft DRM that required PC games to maintain an Internet connection in order to work? It's back, baby! Driver: San Francisco will use the controversial DRM method, because constantly checking in with a publisher like ...

 
 
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Playing tag in Driver: San Francisco

I've played every Driver game since the original yet I've never actually beaten any of them. I stopped playing each one shortly after the beginning levels because the series seemed to always end up competing with my preferred choice in vehi...

 
 




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