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After nearly two decades of publishing hugely popular online games in Asia, South Korean video game company NCSoft is getting serious about building its presence in the West. On Thursday, the company announced that its newest game, the sci-fi MMO WildStar, will drop its subscription fees and switch to a free-to-play model. [...]
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Virtual reality company Oculus VR lifted the hood on its highly-anticipated Oculus Rift headset Friday morning, revealing the PC hardware necessary to run games and apps on the device, and releasing a new software development kit for developers interested in writing those programs. In a blog post published on Oculus' web [...]
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A new storyline transports players to the underground world of dark elves and evil forces created by bestselling author R. A. Salvatore.
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VideoIs there a grand piano anywhere in the many rooms of the TARDIS? The creators of the iconic BBC sci-fi series Doctor Who might want to write one into the program after watching this performance of the show's iconic theme. The song is composed and performed by concert pianist Sonya Belousova, and the video [...]
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In Guitar Hero Live, Activision hopes to reboot one of the biggest and best-selling video game franchises of all time.
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Microsoft's video game console is the first to offer the live, over-the-top television service.
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IT provider SHI International has made Thai Lee a billionaire. She'd rather you not call her that.
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Are you going to Gen Con this year? Come join me on 8/1 at 1pm for a seminar called "Ten Games That Could Change The World!" Event registration starts this Sunday, reserve your space while you can. 
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This week high-ranking members of the U.S. Army and elite members of academia and industry are meeting to help groom the next generation of mad scientists --and you can watch from the comfort and safety of home. On April 28 and 29, the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command and Georgetown [...]
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The fifth edition of the classic fantasy role-playing game set records for best launch ever. Publisher Wizards of the Coast is just getting started.
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Digital entertainment company Geek & Sundry joins game publishers including Looney Labs and AEG to donate board games to kids through the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Los Angeles.
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These designers, engineers and entrepreneurs make the games we love to play --and earn big money in the process.
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Writer, gamer, geek. I drop science like Galileo dropped the orange.
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David M. Ewalt writes about games, technology, and other geeky stuff. He is a contributing editor to Forbes Magazine, writes a blog for Forbes.com, and is author of the book Of Dice and Men: The Story of Dungeons & Dragons and The People Who Play It.

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