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Valiant Hearts: The Great War review: A war game to end all war games

Valiant Hearts: The Great War takes on the dark subject matter of World War I, and out comes one of the grimmest, most respectful war games ever made.

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Missing Pieces: Steam's Summer Sale, Titanfall goes free-to-play(ish), and more

Titanfall goes free-to-play for 48 hours, Dead Rising gets a release date and a movie deal, and the largest video game collection in the world is sold. This is gaming news for the week of June 16.

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The 20 best hidden deals buried in Steam's massive summer games sale

Browsing Steam's front page for the highlighted deals is only the beginning. We dig up the best deals on old favorites.

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Playstation 4 adds pre-loading for pre-ordered games

Users can download games in advance and start playing as soon as they launch.

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Lego Fusion lets kids build a videogame world with real-life Lego bricks

Build a town, defend a tower, race a car, but above all, use your imagination.

Lego Fusion lets kids create videogames with real Legos

If you build it, fun will come.

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Dying Light and Dead Island 2 preview: Zombie vs. zombie

Dying Light and Dead Island 2 share similar DNA, but offer two very different takes on zombie games. But fear not: There's plenty of undead to slay in both.

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Rainbow Six: Siege preview: Hands-on with the most exciting game of E3 2014

At long last, Rainbow Six returns, and Siege's insanely destructible environments takes squad-based shooting to a whole new level.

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Assassin's Creed: Unity preview: Stealth stabbing sneaks into the French Revolution

Meet the new Assassin's Creed, which looks an awful lot like the older Assassin's Creeds, but with denser crowds.

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PC meets PSP: Steamboy Machine project wants to take PC gaming portable

The Steamboy Machine project revealed itself during E3, blending Sony's PlayStation Portable handheld with Valve's Steam Controller.

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Hands-on with Alienware's Alpha: PC gaming in the living room just got serious

If the Alienware Alpha console is any indication, the future of PC games in the living room could be very bright indeed—and age-old complaints about PC gaming could be very, very dead.

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GOG.com, GamersGate kick off the PC game deals season with massive Summer Sales

Great games done dirt cheap, courtesy of GOG and GamersGate.

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Yes, Breaking Bad's Aaron Paul just turned on your Xbox One with an ad

Aaron Paul's 'Xbox On' ad is just the latest is a string of hilarious Kinect voice command miscues.

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The PC gaming hardware that mattered most at E3 2014

The focus might be on new consoles, but PCs still put in a good showing at this year's gaming extravaganza.

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Left behind: The sad state of portable gaming devices at E3

The PlayStation Vita and Nintendo 3DS are more marginalized than ever at gaming's biggest expo.