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The Great E3 2014 Giveaway: 13 free special edition PC games

The ebb and flow of PC gaming has been odd. Arcades rose and fell. Handhelds were dominated by a single company then marginalized by phones. Consoles rules economically but became more and more PC-like over time. Personal computers themselves, meanwhile, have been tidal over gaming's lifespan....

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The Great E3 2014 Giveaway Week 3: 14 free Xbox 360 games

Ol' Red Eye, the Big Green, Master Chief's Love Nest; Xbox 360 has gone by many names over the years it's been with us. It's hard to believe that nearly a decade ago, we were staring at those early videos of Madden NFL 2006, our eyes refusing to believe what the first HD game console could pump...

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The Great E3 2014 Giveaway Week 2: 14 free PS Vita games

E3 is a console showcase. The Western world's premiere video game trade show is where the big money bruisers of console gaming have laid out their grand plans for nearly 20 years now. Before you scoff and point to the many PC-only games and other sundries announced over the years, just stop. When...

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The Great E3 2014 Giveaway: 14 free games each week until E3

Upon returning from PAX East, the Joystiq crew breathed a deep sigh of relief, content in the knowledge that some totally sweet games were being made. From Evolve to Below, from Project Morpheus to even lonely old Wii U, video games' immediate future filled us with patient curiosity. Then we got...

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Dark Souls 2 PC: Dying often and leaving a prettier corpse

From Software's efforts to bring Dark Souls to PC in 2012 should have been met with excitement: A version of the cult hit for the "PC master race"? Praise the sun! Unfortunately, a combination of From Software's inexperience working on the platform and the game's last minute jump to PC led to an...

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Sony challenges PS4 community, launches First to Greatness

Greatness awaits, or so those PlayStation 4 ads keep telling us. But apparently Greatness has had enough waiting, and it's time to see who can catch it first. Sony has posed 64 challenges to the PS4 community, asking them to capture and upload proof using the system's Share feature, the...

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Joyswag: Win a free ticket to Good Game Club in San Francisco [Update: Contest over]

Update: The giveaway has come to a close and the ten winners have been selected and contacted. Keep an eye on your email! On November 13, a cadre of indie game developers will be showcasing their wares at a private event in San Francisco as part of Good Game Club. The kind folks running the...

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The Great Gamescom Podcast Giveaways of 2013

Gather 'round, children! Gamescom is upon us, and we've decided to use Europe's massive trade show as an excuse to shower some of you in fabulous prizes! That's right, we've teamed up with our own podcast to give away the five biggest and/or most awesome swag packages our collective closets have...

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Dream Build Play finalists for Xbox 360 and Windows Phone announced, winners soon

Microsoft has announced the 40 finalists in its latest Dream Build Play competition, featuring standout titles developed with the Windows Phone Software Development Kit for the Xbox 360 or Windows Phone operating system. The games entered were judged on qualities like innovation, the production...

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Firefall tournament to be held at Gamescom, sponsored by ESL

Red 5 Studios will be holding a Firefall beta tournament at Gamescom next week, so if you're in the neighborhood you could jump in and play in the ESL-sponsored tournament for a total of £10,000 in winnings. Qualifying matches will be held on Thursday and Friday, August 16 and 17, after which...

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