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Internet Archive Adds 2,500 Playable MS-DOS Games

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Great news for fans of old PC games: The venerable Internet Archive has made an additional 2,500 MS-DOS games playable online in a browser, and ...

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New Steam Feature Adds Online Play to All Local Multiplayer Games

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Valve has added a new capability to Steam that should make it much easier to find other people to play local cooperative multiplayer games with. ...

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Throne of Games: Acer’s ‘Affordable’ Predator Thronos Air Chair Costs $14,000

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Last year, Acer showed off the Predator Thronos, a $ 20,000 gaming station with a motorized “Zero-G” reclining system. That was a huge investment, even ...

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Facebook Is Building a Minecraft AI Because Games May Be Great Training Tools

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. It turns out that video games may be an excellent method of teaching skills to artificial intelligence assistants. That’s the theory of a group of ...

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Microsoft Makes It Easier to Bring DirectX 12 Games to Windows 7

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. When Microsoft launched Windows 10, it made its stance on DirectX 12 clear: Windows 10 would be the only OS that supported the company’s latest ...

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Scientists Are Using AI to Recreate the Rules of Long Lost Board Games

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Human beings tend to bury objects that they consider most important to their lives. It’s not surprising, therefore, that some people chose to buy games, ...

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Classic Doom Games on Switch Broken by Mandatory Bethesda Net Logins

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. There are precious few first-person shooter franchises as iconic or beloved as Doom. With the series enjoying a resurgence of late, gamers are increasingly interested ...

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Google: Stadia Isn’t ‘Netflix for Games’

(Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) Google held an AMA yesterday on its upcoming cloud gaming service, Stadia. Stadia is a unique project in gaming — there’s no other service quite like it available — but that particular facet is going to ...

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Valve Introduces Machine Learning Algorithm to Recommend New Steam Games

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Finding games on Steam has always been difficult, but the flood of titles being published on the platform has made discoverability a massive problem for ...

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Enthusiasts Rush to Archive Ouya Games Before the Service Shuts Down

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. The Ouya microconsole was supposed to usher in a new age of gaming — one in which you didn’t need to spend hundreds of dollars ...

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