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StarCraft 2 Legacy of the Void Closed Beta Impressions: Archon Mode

By Steven Wong, Apr 13, 2015 1:00pm PDT

One of the biggest features coming to StarCraft 2: Legacy of the Void is the cooperative Archon mode, where two players take control of the same base. The mode is accessible in the closed beta, and we try our hand at cooperating. If only we weren't our own worst enemies. Che...


"Think you have Seige in the 1st sentence of the 5th paragraph. "

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Hearthstone Blackrock Mountain Heroic Guide: Garr, Baron Geddon, Majordomo Executus

By Steve Watts, Apr 09, 2015 3:00pm PDT

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft rolls on with its second wing, the Molten Core. Here's how to make it through the tricky Heroic bosses without getting burned.


Hearthstone Blackrock Mountain Heroic Guide: Coren Direbrew, Dark Iron Arena, Emperor Thaurissan

By Steve Watts, Apr 03, 2015 10:45am PDT

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft has opened the first wing of Blackrock Mountain, and we can help you through the first three ultra-tough Heroic bosses.


Ronin Impressions: Strike Decisively

By Steven Wong, Apr 01, 2015 1:30pm PDT

We go hands-on with an early demo of Ronin, a turn-based action platformer where you play as a ninja assassin sent to kill five heads of an evil corporation. You have to use the shadows to your advantage, and make every move count, because it only takes one bullet to kill yo...


"Looks pretty cool! Reminds me a lot of Gunpoint but obviously some different mechanics."

- mrseldowski see all 3 comments

Hearthstone's Blackrock Mountain: All 31 Cards Reviewed

By Steve Watts, Mar 30, 2015 2:30pm PDT

We take a look at all 31 Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft cards in the upcoming Blackrock Mountain adventure, and pass judgment on which ones are likely to come out ahead, sputter out completely, or just have interesting impacts on the meta-game.


"I think it could swing games in control mirror. Every tiny bit of card advantage helps in those, ..."

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Apple reinvents the notebook with new MacBook

By Daniel Perez, Mar 09, 2015 10:42am PDT

The new MacBook is here, and it's the thinnest laptop Apple has ever created.


"That specs sound like they picked up a phone, added a big screen and a keyboard, a bigger ..."

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The Sims 4 now available on Mac

By Daniel Perez, Feb 17, 2015 10:20am PST

The Mac version of The Sims 4 is now available to purchase on Origin.


"Yeah, how about it Maxis? I want a Linux version to run in SteamOS."

- Old School Jimmy see all 3 comments

Fahrenheit: Indigo Prophecy Remastered listed on Amazon

By Daniel Perez, Jan 26, 2015 1:00pm PST

A remastered version of Fahrenheit: Indigo Prophecy has been listed on Amazon, and according to the listing, it's releasing on January 29.


Game of Thrones episode 2 releasing next week

By Daniel Perez, Jan 22, 2015 12:00pm PST

The second episode of Telltale Games' Game of Thrones series will be released starting next week. To arms!


"I wish it was next week, however next Tuesday is January 27th not February 2nd. :("

- Oh-Meg see all 5 comments

World of Warcraft may be going free-to-play

By Daniel Perez, Jan 15, 2015 8:45am PST

A new Veteran Edition of World of Warcraft has been unearthed, which may hint at a free-to-play future for the popular MMO.


"Yeah, but that feeling lasts about 20 minutes before I've figured out how it all works again."

- walker270 see all 26 comments

Tropico 5: Surf's Up DLC Releases Today; Don't Panic

By Steven Wong, Jan 08, 2015 10:00am PST

The Tropico 5: Surf's Up DLC releases today for the PC and Mac, packed with Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy references.


Warhammer Quest levels up to a PC, Mac, and Linux release

By Daniel Perez, Dec 16, 2014 7:15am PST

Warhammer Quest will be making the jump from iOS to PC, Mac, and Linux on January 7, 2015. Gather your party and prepare to do some exploring!


"I thoroughly enjoyed playing this on my phone and I wouldn't mind doing it again on my computer! ..."

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Minecraft developer Mojang finally releases Scrolls

By Daniel Perez, Dec 11, 2014 6:50am PST

It's been a few years in development, but Mojang's Scrolls is finally here and can be downloaded right now on PC, Mac, and Android.


"first they need an adventure game based on a gritty tv series"

- kn1fe see all 11 comments

Monkey Island creator announces new point-and-click adventure game

By Daniel Perez, Nov 19, 2014 12:00pm PST

Miss the glory days of old-school adventure games? Well, Thimbleweed Park is here to fill that vapid hole in your very existence.


"Not even that, this just looks like more of the same. Maniac Mansion was a neat game but this is ..."

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Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel is Amazon's Deal of the Day for $40

By Daniel Perez, Nov 17, 2014 8:35am PST

Been on the fence whether or not to get Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel? Well, Amazon has the game discounted by 33% as one of its deals of the day.