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Multi-deal Monday: Roku, Kindle, Orcs, and more!

Lots of great deals to kick off CNET's spiffy new design, including a $35 Roku box and a free DVD ripper.

By Mar. 24, 2014

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Of Orcs and Men (PC)

Of Orcs and Men's few design issues don't prevent it from being a fun, table-turning take on the age-old conflict.

By Nov. 17, 2012

3.5 stars Editor's rating Nov. 17, 2012

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Orcs Must Die! 2 (PC)

Multiplayer co-op and a number of other great additions make diving into Orcs Must Die! 2 a delight.

By Aug. 10, 2012

4 stars Editor's rating Aug. 10, 2012

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Giant sandcastle Minas Tirith survives orcs, falls to rain

Artist spends years creating a massive, painstaking replica of Minas Tirith from "Lord of the Rings" out of sand.

By Mar. 11, 2013

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Behind the Oscar-nominated sounds of 'The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug'

If pictures have 3D, then sound has Dolby Atmos. Academy Award-winning sound mixer Christopher Boyes tells CNET how he used the audio tech to give moviegoers a more engrossing experience.

By Feb. 28, 2014

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Lego faces are getting more pissed off, study says

As the years have passed, the faces of Lego people have trended toward becoming more angry, according to a study that tracked Lego expressions over time.

By Jun. 13, 2013

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Epic Lego Helm's Deep crafted from 150,000 bricks

Two Lego builders dedicate themselves to the details in recreating "The Lord of the Rings" battle of Helm's Deep with thousands upon thousands of Lego pieces and Minifigs.

By May. 7, 2013

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Peter Jackson on new film, what 'Hobbit' character he'd be

Director Peter Jackson shares how he ended up behind the camera and why he loved making "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug."

By Dec. 5, 2013

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Glitch, for tree-huggers and chicken-squeezers

It's still a work in progress, but if you're looking for a laid-back, amusing, browser-based game, Glitch is a great way to waste some time.

By Dec. 12, 2011

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Crave 61: Romancing the dark side (podcast)

This week: keyboard cats, doggie AT-ATs, and the end of civilization as we know it.

By Oct. 11, 2011