Growing up in rural Vermont, Matt Conn felt like an outcast. "It was really tough growing up as both geek and gay," he says.
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How much do you love the members of Japan's pop idol group AKB48? Enough to shoot them?
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This is the right exit at the right time. We have reached peak Minecraft.
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Markus "Notch" Persson has a message for Minecraft fans. "It's not about the money. It's about my sanity."
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Your motor cortex strapped to a railcar hurtling down the tracks toward a barrier like Kevin Bacon in She's Having a Baby.
The post Velocity 2X: Easy to Tiptoe Through, Insanely Hard to Master appeared first on WIRED.
The word is that Microsoft may acquire Minecraft, the wildly popular game that lets you create your own virtual worlds, and Brent Smithurst isn't very happy about it.
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SEATTLE -- The father of Final Fantasy has blown a lot of cash on free-to-play mobile games.
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Infamous: First Light delivers where it matters, when you're tapping buttons and swiveling thumbsticks, but reduces its lead to a generic victim whose murderous motives and emotional journey never quite add up.
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Project Orion mods SimCity so you can make your virtual municipalities much larger. But it also introduces a lot of bugs and performance issues.
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Between PAX and the latest Samsung press conference, there's even more excitement bubbling up about VR. On this week's episode of the Game|Life podcast we take a look at some of the more enticing new developments.
Oculus VR gaming is coming to consumers this year, sort of. Here's what you'll be playing if you decide to adopt early.
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The Magic Circle is born from Jordan Thomas' experiences in blockbuster hell. You're stuck inside a triple-A vaporware project that's been in development forever and is probably never going to get finished.
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Let's take a moment and listen to this song about Dig Dug, as sung by Chubby Checker.
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You've always wanted to defuse a bomb in real life. Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes gives you that chance.
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Did Nintendo announce that, or was it a leak? Rumors become facts on this week's Game|Life podcast.
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The New Nintendo 3DS, out October 11 in Japan, will have more processing power and more buttons, just the thing for the hardcore gamers Nintendo is now pursuing with gusto.
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