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Great, Now Games Are Hijacking Systems With Cryptocurrency Miners

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Updated:  Valve has removed Abstractism from Steam for shipping unauthorized code. Earlier this year, it became trendy to hijack browsers with cryptocurrency mining extensions typically ...

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Valve Temporarily Stops Selling Adult Games

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. A little over a month ago, Valve announced a new content curation policy that ranked as one of the more shameless attempts to eat its ...

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The Best Cheap PC Games Under $20

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Hawaii Proposes Legislation to Regulate Loot Boxes in Games

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Legislators in Hawaii were among the first to express concern over the use of loot boxes in video games when Star Wars Battlefront II was ...

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Best PS4 Pro Games For $20 or Less

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. The PS4 Pro has been around for a while now, so we’re starting to see discounts, refurbs, and open-box deals pop up regularly. It obviously ...

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Valve Will No Longer Accept Bitcoin as Payment for Games on Steam

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Digital gaming giant Valve has announced that some 18 months after adding the ability to buy games on Steam with Bitcoin, it will no longer ...

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13 OG Xbox Games Now Playable on Xbox One, Xbox 360 Games Enhanced For Xbox One X

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Yesterday, we talked about the Xbox One’s backwards compatibility mode and how developers inside the company had spent years putting the feature together. Today, we’re ...

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RPCS3 Emulator Turns Old PS3 Games Into Works of Art

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. For many years, PlayStation 3 emulation was a contradiction in terms. Sony’s unique CPU architecture, known as the Cell Broadband Engine, is fundamentally different than ...

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Most Gamers Hate Buying Loot Boxes, So Why Are Games Using Them?

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Over the last few years, we’ve seen an increasing number of games locking desirable content behind the digital operant conditioning chambers known as “loot boxes.” ...

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The Best Cheap Games Enhanced for the Xbox One X

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. We’re only about a month away from the Xbox One X‘s launch, so now’s a good time to start stocking up on games that will ...

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