Nvidia Shield Tablet 4G Hands-On: Gaming On The Go

I just stepped into the future of gaming. Well, that’s not quite correct. I sampled one possible future: the one where you can take the power of your entire gaming PC absolutely anywhere.


Murakami Turns Pharrell Music Video Into Anime-Style Video Game

Video: Here’s the official music video for Pharrell Williams’ latest single “It Girl”. It’s a visual trip that combines lovely anime and nostalgia inducing 8-bit video games with the always colourful imagination of artist Takashi Murakami. It’s not so much a music video as it is moving art.


Wrap Your Walls In A Glorious Tribute To Classic Cartridge Gaming

Nintendo has stuck with plastic cartridges for its portable gaming machines, but every other console you can buy today left them behind years ago. Which is too bad, because there was a certain charm to swapping those old seemingly indestructible game carts. And if you’re feeling nostalgic for them, you can now deck out your home with this wallpaper homage to those far-from-forgotten cartridges from your childhood.


Samsung's 27-Inch Curved Gaming Monitors Are No Work, All Play

At CES this year, we got a good look at Samsung’s ideas on bringing curved display technology to consumer monitors. Ten months later, the company is ready to release its first one, boringly named “SD590C”.


Cheap IKEA Products Transformed Into Awesome Game Controllers

IKEA hacking never gets old, but this goes beyond your average mod: An interaction designer named Marc Dubois has taken three cheap-o IKEA products and modified them to act as controllers for desktop games.


Freebie Friday! 100% Free Apps For iOS, Android And Windows Phone

At the end of each week, we bring you a list of the latest free mobile games for iPhone, iPad, Android and Windows Phone. Deals this week include MotionGolf for Android, Buddyman: Kicks for iOS and Fuzzy Boom for Windows. Download them all without spending a cent!


8-Bit Game Version Of The Matrix Is A Better Movie Than Its Sequels

Video: Being better than a Matrix sequel is not saying much, I know. But after recently re-watching the whole trilogy (and enjoying it!), it’s still nuts how much better the first one was. The action sequences in the sequels may have been more insane, but this 8-bit game version of The Matrix brings back more fond memories than the sequels do.


Steam Is Getting A Massive Overhaul

Valve is changing Steam in a big way, overhauling the front page and adding some brand new features that will drastically change the way we find and buy PC games on the ubiquitous digital store.


This Is The New Oculus Rift Prototype: Crescent Bay

No, you still can’t buy a consumer version of the amazing Oculus Rift virtual reality headset, but it’s getting really, really close! Oculus just announced a brand-new prototype at the company’s Oculus Connect conference in Los Angeles, and they claim it’s a GIANT leap forward.


I Tried The New Oculus Rift, And It Blew Me Away All Over Again

I’ve tried practically every version of the Oculus Rift VR headset, from some of the original duct-taped prototypes through to the latest DK2 developer kit and the Samsung Gear VR. Nothing I’ve seen prepared me for the new Crescent Bay demo. I just tried one of the best games I’ve never played. I want more.


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