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Video game sales continue to slide on lack of new releases

Without a more robust catalog of new games for the current generation of consoles, sales remained sluggish in August and were saved only by the steady adoption of new hardware.

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"Game of Thrones" star Maisie Williams is excited to try out an original NES.

'From like 1920': Today's teens react to original NES

Watch as teens, including "Game of Thrones" star Maisie Williams, attempt to figure out how to play Super Mario Brothers using an original Nintendo Entertainment System.

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Google tests drone delivery, iPhone 6 may have NFC

Look up in the sky for a special delivery from Google's Project Wing, keep waiting for that "iWatch," and expect the iPhone 6 to include mobile payments with NFC.

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Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare a no-show on Wii U

The first-person shooter won't be available for the Wii U but is headed to the Xbox One and PS4, says the game's developer.

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PS2: Gaming's greatest sequel

How do you build the most popular games console ever? CNET explains the magic behind Sony's PlayStation 2.

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Video game software sales drop in June with no compelling new entries

Sales of new hardware more than double, but game software returns to its earlier struggles.

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Why no apps? Kids react to original Nintendo Game Boy

Will watching kids attempt to play Tetris on a vintage Nintendo Game Boy make you nostalgic for spending hours lining up blocks?

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Nintendo CEO to miss shareholders meeting after surgery

Satoru Iwata is recovering from surgery to remove a tumor but is already handling some work while on the mend.

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Video game software sales rebound in May on launch of major new entries

Sales of new hardware and software jump in double-digits in the US, suggesting they could rebound after all.

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Tech Retrospect: E3 wrap-up and Samsung's new Galaxy Tabs

This year's E3 has drawn to a close, and as ever there was a lot going on. We break that down, plus all the details on Samsung's latest iPad assault.

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E3 2014: Heavy on games and toys, light on hardware

Check out the highlights and big trends at this year's video game industry confab, from Halo to Amiibo to the Destiny demo.

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Who won E3: PS4 or Xbox One? in CNET UK Podcast 392

Six months on and with a load of cool new games announced at E3, which next-gen console is taking the lead? And why have taxi drivers brought European cities to a standstill this week?

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