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How Call of Duty's Install Size Requirements Have Changed over Time

Nov
21

After struggling to fit Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare on my woefully inadequate solid state drive, I was curious to see how the install requirements have changed over the course of the series.

The 9 Weirdest, Craziest, and Most Insane Video Games of 2014

Nov
21

Like any year, 2014 saw its share of Call of Duty's and Assassin's Creed's and such; but on the fringes of all that AAA nonsense were a couple of games that went for something a little bit... stranger.

9 Huge Game Projects That Somehow Got Canceled

Nov
20

Games get canceled all the time, but rarely do we ever hear very much about them. Usually, they're canned well before the public is aware of their existence, with the studios quietly pushing the project under the rug (or recycling the work into new games entirely). These games however, failed pretty spectacularly.

How to Respec in Dragon Age: Inquisition

Nov
20

So you’ve leveled up a few times and realized you want to wield fire magic instead of ice? I can help you out.

Game of Games: A Complete Guide to Game of Thrones Video Games

Nov
20

Despite having one of the most rich, vibrant, and popular fantasy worlds out there, the setting of Game of Thrones has been surprisingly lacking in the video game scene. If you're really itching to visit a digital Westeros though, there are a few options.

8 Great Games in 2014 That Should've Been Terrible

Nov
19

In these connected times, the year's biggest game releases are often ones that fans look forward to months or even years in advance. With an abundance of trailers and gameplay walkthroughs released ahead of the game, it's pretty rare that a game manages to come out of nowhere and be way better than it has any right to be.

The Super Circuitcast! 11/19/14! Hearthstone, Starcraft, and Overwatch: Blizzcon 2014! [Podcast]

Nov
19

Another year, another Blizzcon. But with big Hearthstone and Starcraft announcements - not to mention Overwatch! - there's plenty to talk about!

How to Play Dragon Age: Inquisition Almost a Day Early on the PC

Nov
16

With a few simple maneuvers you can access Dragon Age: Inquisition as early as 7 a.m. PDT.

Playing Counter-Strike With Your Computer's Voice Commands is the Best/Worst Idea

Nov
16

Remember the guy who played CS:GO with a racing wheel? Well he's back, and somehow he's found an even nuttier way to play the shooter. He bound a number of the game's commands (most importantly, left click) to his computer's voice command feature. The results are predictably inefficient, but equally hilarious.

Are Holographic Arenas the Future of Esports? Maybe Someday...

Nov
14

This concept art mock-up appeared on Team ROCCAT's Facebook page earlier today, and holy crap, it's kind of awe-inspiring. 

The Super Circuitcast! 11/12/14! Gaming Socialization! [Podcast]

Nov
12

This time around, Ryan, Sean, Moo, and Rami discuss the complexities of socializing through gaming and playing with friends. Also, plenty of references to penises.

CS:GO's Operation Vanguard: Campaigns and Missions Explained

Nov
12

The latest Counter-Strike: Global Offensive operation went live earlier tonight, and it's way, way different than previous installments. For starters, there are now 44 preset missions organized into various campaigns, all of which reward you with various drops for completing them.

PC Game Ports: A Dissertation

Nov
11

If there’s one thing gamers of every demographic can agree on, it’s this: PC users and console users don’t like each other.

The 10 Biggest Open World Games of All Time

Nov
11

When it comes to game worlds, bigger isn't always better, but that doesn't make these 10 titles any less impressive.

Bethesda's Blunder: Why Skyrim Is Superior to the Elder Scrolls Online

Nov
08

It's officially been about 7 months since The Elder Scrolls: Online hit store shelves and the Steam library (and Pirate Bay, and Bit-Torrent and numerous other illegal pirate sites) and, as a massive fan of the Elder Scrolls series, I couldn't pass up my chance to dive in and see what this admittedly risky venture into the world of MMO would do for the franchise. Needless to say, it's a mixed bag, which is unfortunate because the 8-minute cinematic trailer that was released to hype the game was jaw-dropping and, in my opinion, completely over-inflated everyone's expectations. 

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