The bold Alienware Alpha makes good on many parts of its promise to meld the gaming PC and living room game console, but there are still too many rough edges to make this a true console killer.
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After months of subsisting on strong sales of new game hardware, overall game spending plummets in November.
Engineer invented the predecessor to today's home video game consoles while working at a defense contractor in the late '60s and early '70s.
This gaming desktop looks and acts like a living room console, but plays your PC game library.
Over the past two weeks, sales of Microsoft's video game console have surpassed Sony's PlayStation 4 for the first time this year.
The PlayStation TV sounds great on paper, but out of the gate, it underwhelms as both a gaming and an entertainment box.
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A limited edition PlayStation 4 gets a retro makeover to celebrate two decades of gaming.
While the PS4 remains our overall preferred choice in the next-gen console race, the Xbox One's significant first-year course corrections -- including a welcome holiday price drop -- make it a better deal than ever, and a much better bargain than when it first debuted.
The upgrades to the New Nintendo 3DS XL may seem slight, but they make a world of difference to the player experience.
The massively improved 3D more than makes up for a relatively small list of updates and some frustrating design choices.
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