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Classic PC game site GOG.com back from dead

DRM-free PC gaming hub faked a site shutdown to kick off its second anniversary. The redesigned site is back up, and has added the classic RPG Baldur's Gate as a $9.99 DRM-free download.

By September 23, 2010

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Exclusive: Classic Activision games go DRM-free on GOG.com

In a new deal with classic gaming Web site Good Old Games (GOG.com), game publisher Activision will shortly announce it is re-releasing many of its classic titles in a DRM-free format.

By January 27, 2010

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Game of Drones: Where UAVs meet paintball

The team of drone enthusiasts at Game of Drones has rigged up drones with paintball guns for a game of remote aerial combat.

By June 12, 2013

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Cult classic PC game System Shock 2 getting rereleased

The digital distribution rights to this early effort from the designer of BioShock have finally been untangled.

By February 13, 2013

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Making old games work on new PCs: Beyond Good and Evil

Sometimes, publishers don't bother updating old games before putting them up on your favourite digital distribution system. Here's how to make them play more nicely with your new machine.

By May 25, 2012

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Game consoles and the death of backward-compatibility: Why we don't care

The Nintendo Wii's dropping support for the GameCube in a recent redesign. Here's why it really doesn't matter.

By August 17, 2011

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Are we at the beginning of a PC-gaming renaissance?

My office and home laptops are suddenly buzzing with interesting new PC games, whereas this year's big list of holiday season console releases elicits a shrug at best. How did this potential reversal of fortune come about?

By August 5, 2010

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Updated: 30 great games you can play on a Netbook

Like just about everyone else on the planet, you broke down and purchased a Netbook. Somewhere along the way, the thought creeps in--maybe I can find some games that'll run on this wimpy Intel Atom processor and integrated graphics...

By July 7, 2010

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How to get DRM-free PC games: Just wait

PC game digital rights management is getting more stringent, but one of the ways to play without it is to be patient. Or at least history tells us so.

By March 16, 2010

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Digital City 68: All iPad, all the time (podcast)

We debate the pros and cons of Apple's iPad touchscreen tablet, as well as Intel's new Wireless Display technology, and some good news for fans of DRM-free gaming.

By February 2, 2010