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6 Android Games for Topping Your High Score

By Steven Wong, Apr 30, 2015 6:30pm PDT

Sometimes, your biggest rival is yourself, along with every other name on that leaderboard. Here are six of the best games made for making and breaking high scores.


"Most of these games are console/PC titles that were ported. Voxel Rush and Jetpack Joyride re ..."

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Opinion: The End of the Mobile Console Era

By Steven Wong, Mar 17, 2015 2:00pm PDT

Is today's announcement that Nintendo is formally stepping into the mobile games market an indirect admission that the age of handheld consoles have come to an end? Do consoles like the 3DS and Vita still have a place in a world flooded by smart devices? We could be looking ...


""If you have to leave the home" As if. There's nothing beyond these walls!"

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Interview: Crytek Cevat Yerli Talks Nvidia Shield

By John Gaudiosi, Mar 17, 2015 1:45pm PDT

Crytek founder Cevat Yerli talks about the power of the Tegra X1 Nvidia Shield and how Crysis 3 plays on a mobile chip in this Exclusive interview.


"I'm sad that only sponsored articles are the only articles about high end mobile gaming. For the ..."

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Nvidia Titan X Announced at GDC 2015

By Josh Hawkins, Mar 04, 2015 12:27pm PST

Jen-Hsun Huang took the stage to reveal the new Titan X, Nvidia's latest GPU.


"If I ever develop an engine I'm gonna call it the Urmom engine for added confusion; and vulgarity."

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Nvidia Shield specs includes 16GB storage, GameStream support, and more

By Daniel Perez, Mar 04, 2015 7:50am PST

Shortly after Nvidia made its big Shield announcement, we're now learning about the product's specs which includes a number of surprising features.


"Glad to see this coming out with 3GB vs just 2gb since this is a 64-bit chip. Should keep the ..."

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NVIDIA announces Nvidia Shield set-top box entertainment system

By Daniel Perez, Mar 03, 2015 7:24pm PST

During its GDC presentation, Nvidia has announced it will be entering the Smart TV space with its latest product.


"LOL! Dream big. Everything actually done then is always disappointing."

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GDC 2015: Watch Nvidia's Made to Game Presentation at 7pm PT

By Daniel Perez, Mar 03, 2015 6:50pm PST

Nvidia will be making a big announcement from GDC that has been five years in the making. 


NVIDIA announces Hearthstone World Pro/Am tournament

By Daniel Perez, Feb 26, 2015 11:50am PST

NVIDIA is announcing its own Hearthstone tournament will be taking place this spring with a $25,000 prize pool and SHIELDs to win.


Hands-on with the Nvidia GeForce GTX 960 and Acer XB270HU monitor

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 23, 2015 11:00am PST

Nvidia released its GeForce GTX 960 graphics card yesterday. Shacknews recently went hands-on with the midrange card, as well as the Acer XB270HU monitor, to test it out on a couple of recent PC game releases.


"I should have written those specs down. All I know was that the demo station was running on the ..."

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Opinion: Powerful Tablets Can Mean an End for Gaming PCs

By Steven Wong, Jan 09, 2015 9:00am PST

With tablets and other mobile devices becoming ever more powerful, is the age of PC gaming desktops and notebooks coming to an end?


"HIGHLY doubtful. If anything, there will just be space for all. Perhaps it will be a ..."

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Nvidia unveils the Tegra X1 mobile superchip

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 05, 2015 12:00pm PST

Nvidia is looking to bring the power of its Maxwell GPU to more than standard devices, with CEO Jen-Hsun Huang unveiling the Tegra X1 mobile superchip during last night's CES keynote.


"Also the benchmarks that are coming out aren't doing Nvidia any favors by not really basing ..."

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Nvidia Shield Game Spotlight: Half-Life 2: Episode One

By Shacknews Promotions, Dec 19, 2014 5:00pm PST

Half-Life 2: Episode One is now available exclusively for the Nvidia Shield Tablet. It's one of the best games in PC gaming history, and now fans can play it from almost anywhere.


"big f***ing deal. HL Episode 1 is , what, 15 years old? How about something new. FFS? The ..."

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Beach Buggy Racing Drives For Deeper Gameplay

By John Gaudiosi, Dec 02, 2014 10:30am PST

Beach Buggy Racing takes multiplayer kart-style racing across land and sea. Matt Small, creative director at Vector Unit, explains how the newest racing title delivers an experience closer to the company’s console roots in this exclusive interview.


Nvidia Shield Cyber Monday Bundles Bring Deja Vu

By Steven Wong, Dec 01, 2014 6:00am PST

Nvidia is bringing back its Shield Bundles once more for Cyber Monday. Check out what hot deals you can get for today only.


Alphadia Genesis Brings RPG Experience Mobile

By John Gaudiosi, Nov 28, 2014 3:00pm PST

The role-playing game Alphadia Genesis comes to mobile devices, and it's optimized to work on Android TV. Shuhei Nobuki of Kemco Games explains how the developer worked with Nvidia to bring this old-school RPG to mobile gamers in this exclusive interview.


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