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Video game software still struggling despite Destiny release

Thanks to the launch of Activision's Destiny, the game industry managed a modest September but is still seeing a slump in software sales, according to NPD Group's latest monthly report.

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Mozilla plays with Humble Bundle to push Web games

Humble Bundles are no stranger to games, but the latest pay-what-you-want package of games is built for your Web browser.

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New Nintendo 3DS improvements are minor, but effective

New screen, new buttons, new analog stick, new console? Not quite. The "new" 3DS is a minor tweak, but a nice upgrade.

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Xbox One bundles to offer free Assassin's Creed games

Two different packages of the Xbox One gaming console -- one with the gesture-controlled Kinect setup -- include Assassin's Creed Unity and Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag.

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Anita Sarkeesian cancels speech in wake of threats

After an anonymous email threatens a deadly school shooting, the feminist media critic backs out of a speaking engagement at Utah State University.

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PlayStation TV: Sony's microconsole finally arrives (full review)

The PlayStation TV is effectively a Vita for your big-screen TV. It offers gaming and entertainment options -- including the ability to stream directly from a PS4. But does the Vita experience translate to the living room?

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PlayStation TV is essentially Vita for your TV

It's Vita for your TV, and while that might sound great on paper, PlayStation TV suffers from lackluster performance and features.

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Amazon's hope for gaming success at last? Build a multimedia empire

The e-commerce company's fall lineup of games, which also packs in audio books and comics, shows Amazon is thinking big when it comes to gaming.

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The Evil Within review: Night trap

For those with an appetite for an investment-heavy exploit through the mind of a madman, The Evil Within is more than capable, even with a few bumps along the way.

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Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel review

The Pre-Sequel isn't for everyone. If you've completely exhausted everything Borderlands 2 has to offer, then the Pre-Sequel will hold you over, but it shouldn't be the first exposure you ever have to the series.

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​'Mad Max in a space suit': Borderlands puts Australia on the moon

With Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel, 2K Australia has created a new breed of video game -- an irreverent twist on the famous franchise with a distinct "Space Opera Australiana" edge.

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Unity, one gaming development platform to unite them all, up for sale

A presentation pitching Unity has been circulating around the games industry, sources say. The potential buyer gets popular software that powers games large and small.

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