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The risk of the female game protagonist

It's 2014, yet mainstream gaming still hasn't twigged to the fact that women play games. Why aren't there more playable women, and what can be done about it?

By August 6, 2014

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Goodnight, sweet Wii, you still own my gaming heart

Nintendo may be saying sayonara to the original Wii, but Crave writer Amanda Kooser plans to ride off into the gaming sunset with her trusty console by her side.

By October 22, 2013

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'Star Wars,' gaming greats ground into fresh meat art

R2-D2: It's what's for dinner. A grocery store meat manager turns shapeless ground beef into sci-fi, gaming, and superhero icons.

By October 7, 2013

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Episode 43: Unboxing the BlackBerry Q10

In this week's episode, we unbox the BlackBerry Q10 for keyboard die-hards, road-test three action cameras with some radical motocross riders, and finish up our trip to NASA with a look at their robotics program.

By June 25, 2013

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Metroid: Other M--Samus speaks

The Metroid Prime trilogy that stretched across two consoles is regarded as one of the best in Nintendo's history. With Metroid: Other M, we're seeing a franchise reboot, a brand new imagining of Metroid that combines 2D and 3D game play.

By September 2, 2010

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Videogame ladies who rock

We've all seen the lists of hottest video game babes, and the articles about the negative portrayal of women in gaming. But some games have done it right, with lady characters that are a lot more than just their lingerie.

By July 31, 2012

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What Nintendo needs to do to make a comeback

Can the Wii U fix Nintendo's problems, or will the company have to do something more drastic?

By June 22, 2012

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Metroid NES hits 3DS eShop this week

NES space-shooty adventure Metroid hits the Nintendo 3DS on Thursday. Pew pew! But should gamers expect more?

By March 12, 2012

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Which game console should you buy?

Let CNET help you decide which home video-game console is best for you.

By November 23, 2011

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The top 10 games of the fall

Though the number of games may be a bit underwhelming compared with holiday seasons past, this year holds a few gems that we think are worth checking out.

By October 15, 2010