Hayden DingmanGames Reporter, PCWorld

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Shadow Warrior 2

Shadow Warrior 2 review: It's not the size of the game, but how you use it

Improvements to combat and a raft of new visual gags don’t make up for Shadow Warrior 2's flaccid story and aimless levels.

Logitech C922

Logitech C922 review: Like the C920 it replaces, this webcam gets the job done

Despite the C922's subpar background removal and its lack of RealSense sophistication, it's still one of the best webcams on the market for raw image quality.

Razer Stargazer

Razer Stargazer review: RealSense's desktop debut arrives with spotty results

Razer's new Stargazer webcam makes up for its average video quality with a bevy of Intel RealSense capabilities. But can it beat out Logitech's reigning C920/922?

Duke Nukem 3D 20th Anniversary World Tour

Duke Nukem 3D's 20th Anniversary edition kicks ass and chews bubble gum

The Duke's come back to town, and the last thing that's gonna go through your mind before you die is his size-13 boot.

Wasteland 3

This week in games: EA gives away Dungeon Keeper, InXile shows off Wasteland 3

Plus: An extended look at Torment: Tides of Numenera, Ubi confirms Beyond Good & Evil 2, and an Outlast 2 demo rustles corn on Steam.

mafia 3

Mafia III for PC is locked at 30 frames per second

Early reviewers found a nasty surprise hiding in the PC version of Mafia III: A 30 frames per second cap.

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Oculus reveals Touch VR controller pricing and launch info, $49 Oculus Earphones

Six months after the release of the Oculus Rift, we finally hear more about its motion-tracking Touch controllers.

standalone oculus

Oculus teases a standalone Rift headset that blends the best of PC and mobile VR

Oculus wants to move beyond the Rift with a standalone, self-contained VR headset.

oculus rooms gaming

Oculus provides a tantalizing glimpse at social VR's future

At Oculus Connect 3, Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg provided a tantalizing glimpse at what social VR could become.

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Gears of War 4 (PC) review: Passing the torch

Gears of War 4 struggles with pacing issues and a bland protagonist, but it works well as a passing-the-torch installment bridging the old and new trilogies.

Virginia

Virginia review: This detective thriller adapts the language of film to games

Virginia's extensive use of jump and match cuts makes it the meeting point of games and film, though it's not the best of experiments.

amazon crucible

This week in games: Amazon reveals 3 games at TwitchCon, Steam Controller skins appear

Plus: New Battlefield 1 and Titanfall 2 trailers, Quantum Break hits Steam, Lo Wang meets Stan Bush, and more. This is gaming news for September 26 through 30.

Logitech C922

Logitech's C922 webcam is the revered C920's vastly upgraded successor

Announced at TwitchCon, the Logitech C922 allows for automatic background removal and 720p/60 captures.

Wasteland 3

Wasteland 3 heads to a crowdfunding campaign, and the snowy wastes of Colorado

After winning PCWorld's game of the year award in 2014 with Wasteland 2, InXile's hoping to bottle some crowdfunding magic yet again with Wasteland 3.

Razer DeathAdder Elite

Razer’s DeathAdder Elite upgrades the ever-popular gaming mouse's capabilities

For its tenth anniversary the DeathAdder gets new mechanical switches and what Razer claims is the "world's best" optical sensor.