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Valve shoots down talk of a new Left 4 Dead

Like a Witch, Valve fans have wailed and moaned out of their own sort of tortured agony. They want more Left 4 Dead, their cries directed at no one in particular, just into the abyss and for anyone who's nearby. Like a Hunter, Valve has pou...

 
 
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Review: Hopalong: The Badlands

Virtual reality is one of those things that you kind of accept is going to be a slightly handcuffed experience. The nature of the beast dictates that what you gain in immersion and wow-factor you lose in control and full autonomy over movem...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Traffic Cop VR is here to finally make you want VR

Holy shit, they've finally done it. They've finally made a game that makes me take a second, see it in action, and proclaim, loudly and proudly: "I need VR." After years of VR horror games, walking sims, faux-action titles, and awkward shoo...

 
 
 
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Blendo Games announces Flotilla 2, coming to VR this Summer

Blendo Games has been one of the pioneers of storytelling in gaming for the better part of a decade. Blendo's games range from "walking-simulators" all the way up to action-based hackers. Blendo have an unmistakable air of confidence, exudi...

 
 
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Psychonauts in the Rhombus of Ruin is now available on PC

From seemingly nowhere, the once PS4 exclusive Psychonauts in the Rhombus of Ruin is now available on PC. The game doesn't shed its VR requirement, but it is available on the HTC Vive and Oculus Rift via Steam or the Oculus Store. Going for...

 
 
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Vive Pro will cost $800, original Vive drops to $500

If you were thinking of holding out for the HTC Vive Pro, you might want to reconsider after hearing the price. Pre-orders have opened for the new model, which packs built-in headphones and brings an increased resolution of 2880 x 1600. The...

 
 
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HTC is teasing a higher-resolution Vive

It's the Consumer Electronic Show next week, and from the look of it, HTC will use the venue to announce a new-and-improved Vive. The company posted this "new year's resolution" tease today: I'm personally expecting a revision rather than ...

 
 
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Doom VFR makes me sick

I like to gush about how good I think Doom 2016 is. Some naysayers on the sidelines like to point out its flaws, and I respect that; nothing is perfect, and I could write a doctorate on the fundamental differences between new and old Doom a...

 
 
 
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Rise of the Tomb Raider's VR chapter is now available on PC

The VR-oriented Blood Ties chapter of 2015's Rise of the Tomb Raider has finally been added to the PC port of the game. The announcement was made on Steam by developers Crystal Dynamics.The VR chapter, which launched on consoles earlier thi...

 
 
 
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$200 price cut brings HTC Vive down to $599

That recent Oculus Rift price reduction and sale must've moved a lot of on-the-fence VR adopters into action. Today, HTC is following suit with a significant permanent price drop of its own for the Vive. Previously priced at $799, the virtu...

 
 
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Play God in Cat Sorter VR

Cats are my life, now. I can't escape them. At this point, why would I even want to? They're cute and cuddly, and are now allegedly in desperate need of help. For you see, not all cats were created equal. Hell, not are cats were created as ...

 
 
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New video shows gameplay from Mario Kart Arcade GP VR

Mario Karate Arcade GP VR (that's a mouthful) will be making its way to Bandai Namco's VR ZONE, when it opens in Shinjuku this Friday, July 14. If the name isn't obvious, this is Mario Kart's jump into virtual reality. It runs on an HT...

 
 
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Pretend you're Spider-Man with this free VR experience

I think its safe to say that most of us wanted to be Spider-Man in our high school years. The whole charm of the character is overcoming extreme odds to prove yourself to the world; its an allegory for puberty and the radical changes that h...

 
 
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Review: Star Trek: Bridge Crew

If there's any quintessential Star Trek fantasy, it's probably of being on the bridge of one of the series' iconic starships. Be it the Enterprise, Defiant, or Voyager, Star Trek has long defined itself through command decks and t...

 
 
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Star Trek: Bridge Crew now comes bundled with Vive headsets

If you’ve been on the fence about picking up a VR headset and also happen to be a giant Trekkie, HTC has some good news from you. Going forward, HTC says that every Vive headset it sells will come bundled with a copy of the multiplaye...

 
 
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Batman: Arkham VR is scowling its way to PC this month

If you were jealous of PS4 users for getting a VR Batman game, it looks like your time has finally come. Shedding the exclusivity set up last year, Batman: Arkham VR will be grappling over to PC on April 25 with support for the Oculus Rift ...

 
 
 
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Half-Life may continue, but not like you want it to

Gabe Newell recently held an AMA (ask me anything) on Reddit and people were obviously drooling at the chance to question the existence of Half-Life 3. While that was deftly avoided by Gaben, there were some interesting hints dropped about ...

 
 




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All the Switch games that I have physically:

 
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Youtube recommendations: Wandavision ending expl- Bro I dont need a recap of the thing I just watched that was pretty clear

 
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Weekly Update, here are the games I am currently I am going to review those within brackets once completed: - -Xenoblade Chronicles 2 (Switch) -Night in the Woods (Switch) -Yakuza Kiwami 2 (PS4)

 
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far from perfect but its a really wish PC games would all just support the Switchs controller - That or games wouldnt have UIs like

 
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Get in the ink,

 
medicamecanica

Size comparison: my switch retroid pocket Spent a decent portion of the day tinkering and have a few games to play that I wouldnt

 
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Something blue was made today but sadly it wasnt a Instead it was this beakie :P I have a strong affinity for the second ed ultramarine colors, expect more

 
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Finally, a complete run in Spelunky 2! To make it even sweeter, it was during the daily challenge, and Im ranked 17th

 
 

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