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Not every game runs better on the PS4 Pro

While I'm no fan of the recently released PS4 Pro, the idea of having 1080p games run at a consistent 60 frames per second is very enticing. I'd love to experience Bloodborne with better performance (if it ever gets a patch) or have any poo...   read

 
 
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Hyperkin is making an NES Classic extension cable

I imagine the NES Classic will bring about some happy memories this holiday season, particularly for those of you who grew up with the original system and now have kids of your own that are getting into gaming, but there are some less-than-...   read

 
 
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Deals blog: Pretty sure you can't crash this riculously tiny drone

You’re the kind of person who drops irreplaceable heirloom china every family get together, and your longest tenured pet was a goldfish, right? You probably think you shouldn’t go anywhere near drones, and for the most part, you...   read

 
 
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NES Classic is surprisingly powerful

Nintendo's NES Classic Edition won't be made widely available until this Friday, but some folks have already gotten one and pulled it apart. The first pictures of the mainboard came from GameSpot Senior Reviews Editor Peter Brown. Enterpris...   read

 
 
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Nintendo cutting the price of New 3DS in half for Black Friday

If you're looking to buy a 3DS as a gift or just want to upgrade from an older model so you can play SNES games on the go, you may want to wait a few more weeks. Nintendo announced earlier today that they'll be offering a special edition bl...   read

 
 
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Deals blog: Ever see a speaker go white-water rafting?

If I could only bring one thing to a desert island, it would be a water desalinization plant, my Dunkin’ Donuts, a flint, someone to talk at, and the waterproof, shockproof HomeSpot Bluetooth speaker. Yeah, that’s more than on...   read

 
 
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Weekend Deals: 15% off Modern Warfare Remastered for Steam, BOGO sales at Target and Best Buy

PC gamers, treat yourself to some Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered nostalgia this weekend by picking up a copy at 15% off for $67.67. Oh least we forget, you'll also get a free copy of Infinite Warfare to play with too. Yay? While th...   read

 
 
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Nintendo is going totally '80s to celebrate the NES Classic

Nintendo's cute lil' NES Classic Edition will be available (or maybe not) in stores a week from today. To commemorate the launch, Nintendo is celebrating with some throwback '80s events at its stores and on social media. That's anachronisti...   read

 
 
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Nyko is selling an ugly, but functional wireless take on the NES Classic Controller

Despite its limitations and niche appeal I'm enjoying my time with the NES Classic (I beat several games, and my wife and I died on the last boss of Super C the other day!). Yet, those short cords are a pain! As much as the feel of bei...   read

 
 
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The PlayStation 4 Pro launch lineup has some nice surprises

We're a week out from the PlayStation 4 Pro and that means we're seeing more and more concrete details surface regarding which games will support the system at launch and beyond. It hasn't exactly been smooth sailing since the Pro's reveal ...   read

 
 
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Review: NES Classic Edition

The NES was the first console I ever owned. Somehow I had saved holiday and birthday money for over a year to get it (the idea may have been planted by a family member) at five years old, and although I don't remember every detail of that p...   read

 
 
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Seagate's 2TB Xbox One Gears of War drive is another great official accessory

Seagate is at it again with an officially licensed Xbox One hard drive solution, and this time it's Gears of War themed. As you can see the red drive with the black COG logo goes great with the red Gears Xbox One S model, and...   read

 
 
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Nintendo Switch reportedly has a 6.2" multi-touch screen

Nintendo recently announced its Switch gaming system but intentionally left out details, both major and minor, in its initial preview. The console is a handheld and TV compatible, which I find exciting as a big fan of the Wii U GamePad, but...   read

 
 
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Nintendo will dish out 'major' Switch details on January 12

We know the general concept of the Nintendo Switch, but the particulars of the system's technical specs and games? Nintendo is comfortable letting us speculate for the time being. Seemingly confirming murmurs that there will be few if any n...   read

 
 
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Kaby Lake gaming (and non-gaming) laptop deals from HP and Dell

We've tracked HP laptop prices for years and the pattern holds once more. Whenever HP introduces a new processor generation to its mainline 15- and 17-inch laptop models, it offers them at a discount. This week is no exception with the post...   read

 
 
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If Sony won't make a pro controller for PS4, Razer and Nacon will

Not to be confused with the couple-of-weeks-off PlayStation 4 Pro, Sony has announced a pair of third-party "pro" controllers coming to PlayStation 4 this year from Razer and Nacon. "To give our competitive and pro players more choice, we i...   read

 
 
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Microsoft is working on Windows 10 VR headsets that start at $299

During a Windows 10 event today, Microsoft shared a glimpse of and spoke briefly about its upcoming range of virtual reality headsets, which will come about through partners like HP, Dell, Lenovo, Asus, and Acer. They're said to "start at $...   read

 
 
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Looks like I'm importing this Yakuza 6 PS4

For Japanese gamers, Sony loves to brand its little black box with all manner of emblems. The most we get in the US is some lame-ass hard drive cover (though the Destiny console was white). I'm still envious of my friend's Phantom Pain PS4,...   read

 
 
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Weekend deals: Battlefield 1 and Civilization VI, oh my

Welcome to the weekend of 2016 where possibly the two biggest games of year release. Civilization VI and Battlefield 1 are clocking in respectable ratings in review aggregate sites (Dtoid review here). For a limited time, PC gamers can take...   read

 
 
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New 3DS XL goes lime green for this Super Mario World bundle

Are there any other colors left for Nintendo to explore with its handheld gaming systems? This latest New 3DS XL bundle, an Amazon exclusive at least here in the States, is lime green. I feel like that's a love-it-or-hate-it color choice (i...   read

 
 
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PlayStation 4 Slim and Xbox One S bundle deals with Battlefield 1

So you absolutely can't wait until Black Friday in a month because you're convinced Battlefield 1 is the bestest game ever (or everyone you know is playing and you can no longer follow the group chat). Have no fear, our peer-pressured frien...   read

 
 
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Nintendo sets 'first glimpse' of NX for tomorrow morning

After precisely one billion years of rumors, speculation, and fakeouts, Nintendo will reveal the NX in some capacity tomorrow, October 20. The company will be releasing a "preview trailer" on Nintendo.com at 7:00 AM Pacific time, or 10...   read

 
 
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Review: SteelSeries Rival 500 Mouse

If you're like me, you've probably thought about how easy it would be to play a MOBA with one of those fancy MMO mice with tons of buttons, freeing up a hand to do all kinds of fun activities. Well now you can with the SteelSeries Rival 500...   read

 
 
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Here's a recap of our PlayStation VR launch coverage

When the PlayStation VR launches on October 13, it'll bring over 20 games along with it. Several are ports of existing VR PC games, several are exclusive, and a few don't require PSVR to play. As time goes on and more titles become ava...   read

 
 
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The PlayStation VR setup process made (relatively) easy

In recent years, we've been trained not to expect to be able to just "play a game." There's a whole process involved between the various installs and content patches and system updates, one that can sometimes but not always be helped by bu...   read

 
 
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Overall I really like The Purge movies, cool fucked up setting, some pretty good main characters, the ones that are in more then one and the fact over all they are fun action The fact they try to call them horror on the other hand is funny as hell

 
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Not that there was ever any doubt, but the Half-Genie Hero soundtrack sounds phenomenal so far!

 
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Titanfall CTF still is best

 
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I like how people assume giant companies like Marvel make decision out of pure emotion and spite like they were your crazy ex

 
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