Don't-Miss Gaming Stories

Tyranny (E3 2016)

Tyranny hands-on: Sow dissent and reshape the world in this branching bad-guy RPG

It's like Pillars of Eternity, but crossed with the faction-heavy politicking of Fallout: New Vegas or Alpha Protocol.

Sea of Thieves

Sea of Thieves is Rare's grog-drinking, accordion-playing pirate silliness simulator

Sea of Thieves was our favorite game of E3 2016—at least, what little of the game currently exists.

Batman: A Telltale Series

Telltale's Batman is best when he takes off the mask

Batman: The Telltale Series promises to make Bruce Wayne as important as Batman—if not more so.

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Twitch fights view-inflating bot makers with lawsuit

The lawsuit is part of an effort by the livestreaming site to prevent video creators from gaming the system and artificially inflating their view counts.

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In pictures: This powerful hardware symbolizes E3 2016's PC gaming renaissance

E3's always been a console-focused show, but the PC was out in force for 2016. We were there to document all the PC-focused companies and hardware on-hand.

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See the 10 best PC games of E3 2016

You won't find Zelda or Crash Bandicoot here. These were the best PC games revealed at E3 2016.

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E3 2016: All the glorious new PC games, graphics cards, and hardware you need to know about

E3 2016 was an unprecedented event for PC gaming. Catch up on all the big news here.

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Wilson's Heart hands-on: Oculus's new VR showcase mixes creepy hospitals and crazy teddy bears

Wilson's Heart proves the potential of the made-for-VR Oculus Touch controllers—if you can make it through the entire thing.

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The 10 most exciting PC games of E3 2016

PC gaming got lots of love at this year's Electronics Entertainment Expo, and these titles in particular set our hearts a-flutter.

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Deus Ex: Mankind Divided hands-on: Choose your own cyber-augmented adventure

Deus Ex's famed open gameplay returns in Mankind Divided.

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Shadow Warrior 2 hands-on: Lo Wang gets even more wild with fast, furious 4-way action

Shadows Warrior 2: More Wang, more weapons, more d*ck jokes, more fun.

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The Janus 360 drone shoots hi-def, all-around immersive video

The Janus 360 from Drone Volt can carry ten GoPro Hero4 4K cameras to shoot hi-def video up, down and all around

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Hands-on: Star Trek Bridge Crew fulfills every geek's wildest starship fantasies in VR

Seize control of Starship Enterprise with four of your friends in virtual reality with Star Trek Bridge Crew.

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Microsoft keeps making this Xbox mistake: Pushing the platform, and not the games

It's the content that makes the platform, not the hardware. But you wouldn't know that from Microsoft's E3 keynote, which focused on Xbox rather than fresh, unique, compelling games.

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Microsoft confirms a slimmer Xbox One S for August at $299

The Xbox One S will boast more storage, support for 4K video, and even more internal storage. AMD will also continue supplying the chip, the company confirmed.