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14 games that feel like school

These games teach you stuff, some of it even kind of useful. At least, that’s what you should tell people.

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Warlords of Draenor

New World of Warcraft expansion, Warlords of Draenor, gets release date

Coming up on ten years old, World of Warcraft gets its fifth expansion. Blizzard also showed off the game's first (gorgeous) cinematic on Thursday.

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Unreal Tournament

You can play Epic's new Unreal Tournament for free, right now

Get your frag on with this pre-pre-pre-pre-pre-pre alpha build of the new Unreal Tournament.

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Alien Isolation

Alien Isolation hands-on: In space no one can hear you get frustrated

Alien: Isolation has the potential to be the year's best horror game and the world's best Alien game, but only by brute force.

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PlayStation 4

As PlayStation 4 passes 10 million sales, Sony touts 'virtual couch'

PS4's Stream Play feature will let users remotely grab the controller from their friends.

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Microsoft goes big on Kinect-less Xbox One bundles for the fall

Microsoft has three new bundles coming for Xbox fans around the world and the biggest common feature between them is they all lack a Kinect motion camera.

Risen 3

Risen 3 review: Menial labor drags down this pirate adventure

Risen 3 is like opening a bag of chips, only to find that 90 percent of it is full of air instead of chips. And then eating those chips anyway because you're hungry.

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Sierra Entertainment

Sierra lives: King's Quest reboot on the way

Plus...Geometry Wars? Once thought dead, Sierra's back in a new role: Activision's "indie incubator."

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Golem Arcana

Golem Arcana combines the charm of a board game with the ease of a video game

Harebrained Schemes (Shadowrun) explores the future of digitally-enhanced board games with Golem Arcana—but it'll cost you.

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one hand games

The 16 best one-hand Android games for fun on the go

One hand occupied? Have a few minutes to kill? These are some great games you can easily play with one hand.

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Nvidia Shield Tablet

Shield Tablet review: The best tablet for gamers, but not for everyone else

Nvidia scores with the highest-performaning Android tablet, but non-gamers may find it hard to live with some of the tablet's annoyances.

Fish Plays Pokemon

Missing Pieces: A fish plays Pokemon, Mario Kart becomes Mercedes Kart, and more must-know games news

Plus a military dictatorship bans a dictatorship simulator and someone sues Sony over 1080p resolution—this is your must-know gaming news for the week of August 4.

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Twitch starts scanning for copyrighted audio, silences own videos for infringment

The game streaming giant also changed up the rules for archives, eliminating the ability to archive full-length streams for longer than sixty days.

Resident Evil (2015)

First Resident Evil being re-remade for PCs, consoles

Based on the 2002 Gamecube remake, in 2015 we'll receive an updated HD-ified version of Resident Evil for PC and other platforms.

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Return to Rapture: The original BioShock is coming to iOS this summer

2K China, the same team that ported XCOM: Enemy Unknown to iPads and iPhones, is now bringing BioShock to iOS devices—but do you want it?