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Ouya Game Console

Despite its low price and free-to-try system, the Ouya fails to reach its potential as a disruptive alternative platform.

By Jul. 1, 2013

2.5 stars Editor's rating Jul. 1, 2013
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PlayStation 4

The PlayStation 4's beautiful graphics, blazing interface, near-perfect controller, and lower price give it a slight edge on the Xbox One -- for now.

By Nov. 13, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Nov. 13, 2013
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Microsoft Xbox One

Its high price and imperfect voice control and TV integration keep the Xbox One short of must-have territory, but the inclusion of Titanfall for free (for new purchases) helps Microsoft's console hold the line against Sony's compelling PS4.

By Nov. 19, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Nov. 19, 2013
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Duet Game

Easy to learn, but extremely difficult to master, Duet Game is a must-have for serious gamers who don't mind repetition while going for the proverbial perfect run.

By Mar. 3, 2014

4.5 stars Editor's rating Mar. 3, 2014

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Amazon Fire TV as game console: will it succeed where others failed?

Amazon's move into living-room gaming could be a big moment, or just an afterthought. Which path depends on whether Fire TV will dodge the mistakes of console alternatives of the past.

By Apr. 2, 2014

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Rocksteady Studios to complete Batman: Arkham series on next-gen consoles

Developer responsible for "Arkham Asylum" and "Arkham City" to close out franchise with "Batman: Arkham Knight."

By Mar. 4, 2014

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The Walk Fitness Tracker Game

Despite its complex interface and high download price, The Walk: Fitness Tracker Game is an excellent way to make your daily walk interesting again.

By Feb. 14, 2014

4.5 stars Editor's rating Feb. 14, 2014

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PlayJam GameStick

The number of micro Android gaming consoles is quickly growing. The GameStick, a $79 Ouya competitor, is scheduled to ship in July.

By Jun. 12, 2013

MSRP: $79.00

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PS4 outsold Xbox One in March while Titanfall led software sales

Despite a strong showing from Xbox One exclusive Titanfall -- which captured the top spot in March software sales -- Microsoft's system can't keep up with the PlayStation 4.

By Apr. 17, 2014

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Sony PlayStation 4 passes 7 million in worldwide sales

The PlayStation 4 continues its steady sales climb, hitting another milestone nearly one month to the day after Sony announced its console had surpassed 6 million units sold.

By Apr. 16, 2014