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Supreme Court Sympathetic to Microsoft in Xbox Owners' Suit

Supreme Court Sympathetic to Microsoft in Xbox Owners' Suit

By Jessica Gresko | Mar 24
The Supreme Court suggested Tuesday that it is sympathetic to Microsoft Corp. in a dispute with disgruntled owners of the Xbox 360 video-game system.

The Secret Casinos of the Gaming World

The Secret Casinos of the Gaming World

Mar 8
Ever since the most basic video games started to gain popularity the holy grail of the games developer has been to create elements designed to keep players coming back again and again.

The Nintendo Switch's Big Challenge: Luring Casual Gamers

The Nintendo Switch's Big Challenge: Luring Casual Gamers

By Mae Anderson | Mar 5
With three kids and constant travel for work, John Hussey jumped at the chance to play an open-world adventure game like "The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild" anywhere, anytime.

Review: Nintendo Switch is Impressive, but Needs More Games

Review: Nintendo Switch is Impressive, but Needs More Games

By Lou Kesten | Mar 1
When you're deep in a video game, the last thing you want to do is leave home. If only you could take the game with you for your commute to work or your bus ride to school, or to liven up your lunch hour.

Appealing to Millennials, Las Vegas Gets E-Sports Arena

Appealing to Millennials, Las Vegas Gets E-Sports Arena

By Regina Garcia Cano | Feb 28
The arena has all the features that a professional sports venue needs: Stands, warm-up areas for teams, massive screens for spectators and a broadcast platform for commentators... and dozens of video game consoles.

Milwaukee to 'Pokemon' Monsters: Get a Permit to Enter Parks

Milwaukee to 'Pokemon' Monsters: Get a Permit to Enter Parks

By Ivan Moreno | Feb 20
"Pokemon Go" monsters can roam virtually wherever they please, but they'll need a permit to get into Milwaukee County parks.

Nintendo: Nintendo Switch Game Console to Launch in March

Nintendo: Nintendo Switch Game Console to Launch in March

By Yuri Kageyama | Jan 15
The Nintendo Switch video game console will sell for 29,980 yen (about $260) in Japan, starting March 3, the same date as its global rollout in the U.S. and Europe.

CONFIRMED: Overwatch's Tracer is a Lesbian

CONFIRMED: Overwatch's Tracer is a Lesbian

By Brittany Ferrendi | Dec 24
Many thought the androgynous muscled pink-haired character Zarya would be Overwatch's hinted-at LGBT character, but the truth comes as much more of a surprise to gamers.

Review: Hackers Fight the Power in 'Watch Dogs 2'

By Lou Kesten | Nov 20
Imagine if hackers were using their skills for good instead of evil. That's the idea behind "Watch Dogs 2" (Ubisoft, for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC, $59.99), which almost makes cybercrime cuddly.

Review: 'Titanfall 2' Brings Heavy Metal with a Light Touch

By Lou Kesten | Nov 5
Robots just want to be our friends. They know there have been a few bad apples like the Terminator, the Cylons and Ultron. But what about all the nice ones, like Data from "Star Trek" and Rosie from "The Jetsons"?

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