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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

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"?

Nintendo Combines Portable and Home Gaming with Switch

Oct 24
Nintendo has announced a new gaming system that combines a portable handheld device with a dock to use at home.

Review: 'Imaginators' Lets Kids Build Their Own Skylanders

By Lou Kesten | Oct 22
If classic Skylanders like the pirate octopus Wash Buckler and the reptilian Rattle Shake give you nightmares, wait 'til you see what the kids come up with.

Facebook's Oculus to Start Selling Hand Controllers

By Brandon Bailey | Oct 10
Facebook says it's working to make virtual reality more social as the industry gets more crowded.

Batman, 'Battlezone' and Brainteasers Lead Sony VR Lineup

By Lou Kesten | Oct 8
Sony's new virtual-reality system, PlayStation VR, is more focused on games than its competitors. The company says there will be 30 titles at launch and 50 by year's end --?? impressive for a new technology.

Why Tetris is Still Popular, Generations Later

Sep 9
Ever since its emergence from Soviet-era Russia, Tetris has remained a favorite video game.

Lindsay Lohan Loses Lawsuit Versus 'Grand Theft Auto' Makers

Sep 4
A New York state appeals court on Thursday dismissed a lawsuit by actress Lindsay Lohan that says the producers of "Grand Theft Auto" used a likeness of her in one of their video games.

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