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Just what are the Royal Roaders of StarCraft II up to now?

jonyami jonyami writes  |  5 days ago

jonyami (2976585) writes "Pro StarCraft II player Joo 'Zest' Sung Wook became the eSport's latest Royal Roader, meaning he bagged himself a premier tournament title on his very first attempt, winning the Global StarCraft II League this week in spectacular style. Zest is StarCraft II's sixth Royal Roader, so, a new article takes a look at his five predecessors and what they're up to now – will it be onwards and upwards for Zest?"
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GameFace: Making a virtual reality Android headset

jonyami jonyami writes  |  about 2 months ago

jonyami (2976585) writes "Virtual reality headsets are the next big thing thanks to the rise of the Oculus Rift, but this new headset from tiny startup GameFace promises to one-up its rivals by going completely wireless. A new article goes heads-on with the new device and features an interview with the company's founder, Ed Mason."
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Here are 10 Steam Machine games you can play right now

jonyami jonyami writes  |  about 3 months ago

jonyami (2976585) writes "At this year's CES in Las Vegas, Valve unveiled the first wave of Steam Machines, but if you went out and got yourself one tomorrow, what could you actually play on it? Red Bull Gaming takes a fresh look at ten of the best games currently available."
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Here comes the gaming PC that attaches to the back of your TV

jonyami jonyami writes  |  about 4 months ago

jonyami (2976585) writes "The PlayStation 4 and Xbox One are here, but they're facing some stiff competition in the living room — and it's not just from Nintendo. A new article takes an in-depth look at the upcoming Jetpack, a Steam OS-compatible PC that attaches to the back of your TV, hiding away in plain sight, yet delivers top notch performance thanks to high-end components. Next-gen might be here, but will you be playing Half-Life 3 on any of them?"
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Meet the best games unreleased in the west

jonyami jonyami writes  |  about 4 months ago

jonyami (2976585) writes "Japan has been the envy of gamers for many years, mostly due to many hot titles and hardware being released there first, but did you know some of them didn't even make it out of the country? A new article takes a look at some of the best games that never left Japan and celebrates the titles that we never got to enjoy. From SNES classics like Terranigma and Seiken Densetsu 3 to bizarre Dreamcast console-war simulator Segagaga and even DS manga fighter Jump Ultimate Stars, these are the games we never got to play. Are there any more you'd like to see?"
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The surprising second life of the PlayStation Vita

jonyami jonyami writes  |  about 5 months ago

jonyami (2976585) writes "It's been a slow start for Sony's latest handheld console, despite the console-like quality games that were shown off at launch, and its excellent screen and tactile controls you could take on the go, but you only have to look at the upcoming Christmas line-up to see where it's lagging behind. That said, a new article points out there's still life in the relatively-fresh handheld yet. With the arrival of the PlayStation 4 and a whole new wave of indie games and HD remakes heading to the handheld, it looks like Sony's plucky portable console is still going — but is that enough to save the Vita?"
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Remaking the remake: The new breed of game survival

jonyami jonyami writes  |  about 9 months ago

jonyami (2976585) writes "Red Bull Gaming has an interesting and in-depth look at how next-gen consoles are reviving long forgotten games in all-new, unexpected ways: from the use of a new controller with The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD to packaging up everything and anything in Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 Remix to even bringing back the original voice actors for DuckTales, and how they're keeping old ideas fresh."
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