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Online role-playing can zap marital happiness, survey finds

Researchers say the biggest problem when such gaming enters a relationship is not so much the time spent on the game, but rather the resulting arguments and disrupted bedtime routines.

By February 14, 2012

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PlayStation Plus will play a 'prominent role' on the PS4

The downloading service will be a big part of the PlayStation 4, and could offer PS3 games for the console, too.

By March 2, 2013

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Become legend? Ambitious Destiny aims for gaming superstar status

The minds behind Halo, one of the most successful game franchises ever made, hope to strike it again with a massive new game being bankrolled in part by Activision Blizzard.

By September 8, 2014

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Katniss in your pocket? Official 'Hunger Games' game goes mobile

Lionsgate and Kabam team up to build a mobile game for smartphones and tablets based on "The Hunger Games" franchise.

By May 30, 2014

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'Firefly' cast to reunite for online game

The entire cast of Joss Whedon's cult sci-fi Western will lend their voices to a new online role-playing game.

By July 25, 2014

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​Mozilla-powered Web games now available

Popular action-strategy game Dungeon Defenders makes its way to the Web thanks to next-generation tech pioneered by Mozilla, and will hit Steam later today.

By July 22, 2014

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Sunset: Tale of Tales tips gaming on its head

What happens to the people who aren't involved in the action? First-person point-and-click Sunset tells one of the stories normally left behind.

By June 18, 2014

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​PC gaming at E3 2014: Gaining steam, even without Steam Machines

New hardware and some key games keep PC gamers in the loop at this console-heavy event.

By June 13, 2014

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Chimps outsmart humans at simple strategy game

When it comes to simple strategy games, chimpanzees consistently outperform humans at tasks that involve short-term memory and predicting opponents' moves.

By June 10, 2014

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At E3 2014, Microsoft's Xbox One focus is all about games

Microsoft dedicated its Xbox One press conference to assuring players that it's not the company that trotted out a controversial console last year. This time, games come first.

By June 9, 2014