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Video Games

'Star Wars: Knights of Old Republic' Unreal Engine 4 Fan Mod Shuts Down After Legal Threats

The 'Apeiron' mod was meant to be a total overhaul of the beloved 2003 game using modern graphics.
Jordan Pearson
10.11.18
piracy

Pirated Copies of ‘Super Mario Party’ Leak Online Two Days Before its Release

Nintendo continues to have a piracy problem with the Switch.
Jason Koebler
10.3.18
Video Games

Microsoft Quietly Piloted a Conservative Political Ad on Xbox

Microsoft says it sought input from players and decided to remove the ad for conservative Canadian politician Doug Ford that appeared on the Xbox dashboard in June.
Jordan Pearson
9.28.18
Video Games

Watch 'Jeopardy!' Contestants Fail to Correctly Answer a Single Question About Video Games

Video game-related questions have a habit of tripping up 'Jeopardy!' contestants at key moments.
Matthew Gault
9.27.18
Video Games

The Best Parts of 'Forza Horizon 4' Have Nothing to Do with Racing

You can play 'Forza Horizon 4' like a racing game, but it shines as a driving simulator that lets you unleash your inner maniac.
Jordan Pearson
9.25.18
AI

This Video Game Made by AI Looks Fun as Hell

A computer created 'Killer Bounce' and 'Death Walls' after absorbing hours of video of humans playing classic games.
Matthew Gault
9.18.18
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The Weather Channel Is Using Unreal Engine to Show How Dangerous Hurricane Florence Is

The technology that powers blockbuster video games is visualizing the destruction caused by powerful storms.
Matthew Gault
9.14.18
Video Games

Realistic 'Flight Simulator' Puts Players in Economy Class and It Kind of Rules

In the upcoming PC game 'Flight Simulator,' the only objective is to enjoy your flight.
Chris Kindred
9.13.18
Video Games

Grab a Sweater and Cuddle Up With the Best Fall Games

I'll take a fall game over a fall movie any day, and here are some of the best, from 'Alan Wake' to 'Stardew Valley'
Jordan Pearson
9.13.18
Gaming

Tencent Will Require Players’ Real Names to Limit Play Time

China’s largest video game company will restrict the play time of underage players by checking their names against a Beijing database.
Matthew Gault
9.6.18
Video Games

Here Are 48 Minutes of What 'Cyberpunk 2077' Actually Looks Like

Developer CD Projekt Red revealed 48 minutes of gameplay from the upcoming sci-fi action-RPG, and it's like a mix of 'Deus Ex' and 'Fallout'.
Matthew Gault
8.27.18
Minecraft

'Minecraft' Mod Adds Climate Change, Carbon Tax

The 'GlobalWarming' mod was created by a student who wants people to learn to work together to combat climate change.
Wajeeh Maaz
8.27.18