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Digital life

A heads-on look at Sony's virtual reality goggles

Derrik J. Lang The promise of virtual reality in the living room is coming closer to, well, reality.

Gaming

Xbox One v Playstation 4: Open the market offensive

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Calum Wilson Austin The longest-standing battle in gaming rises to a new level.

Games

Hands-on with the PlayStation 4

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James Dominguez On sale tomorrow, the PlayStation 4 is a smooth, polished piece of hardware, but some missing features and a lacklustre game library hold it back from perfection.

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Review

Next-gen showdown: PlayStation 4 vs Xbox One

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James Dominguez Never before have two video game consoles been released so close together. Which one deserves your money more?

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Your Turn: A Brief History of Microsoft and the Xbox

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Screen Play reader Andrew Yoshimura In the final part of his fascinating series of retrospectives looking at the major players in video gaming history, today Andrew Yoshimura looks at Microsoft and the Xbox.

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Best video game gifts for children

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Hayley Tsukayama Pokemon X/Y

Games

Next-gen video games will see through walls

Jason Bittel What if your whole house was a playable environment? That's the promise of a new technology out of MIT.

Tuesday Newsday: Was the Xbox One backdown actually good news?

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James Dominguez Some gamers are lamenting the lost possibilities now that Microsoft has changed their mind on Xbox One games.

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Your Turn: A Brief History of Nintendo

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Screen Play reader Andrew Yoshimura DexX is unwell and is taking a day off to recuperate. In the meantime, please enjoy this fascinating look at the history of one of our most beloved video game companies.

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Razer Atrox fighting stick: extravagant excellence

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James Dominguez Razer's first foray into fighting game peripherals is a marvel, but its cost may leave your jaw in your lap.

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Just how similar are the PS4 and XBOne?

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James Dominguez Choosing between a PlayStation 4 and an Xbox One later this year will be tough, as they are both so similar.

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Games

Xbox One v PS4: One size fits all

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James Dominguez Sony and Microsoft are set to battle it out with their next-generation game consoles.

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Does the Wii U have a future?

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James Dominguez Stubbornly low sales figures and the impending release of two powerful competitors suggest that Nintendo's Wii U may be in serious trouble.

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Games

Disney Infinity: How to get the most fun for your money

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James Dominguez Disney's new toy-and-game combo is sure to be high on many kids' Christmas list, but its pricey components make smart shopping essential.

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Xbox

Xbox One: Everything you need to know

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James Dominguez Microsoft's new console has been revealed, and it is called Xbox One. Today, DexX sifts through the information revealed so far and presents the most important facts.

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Games

Xbox One interview: Marc Whitten talks about the big picture

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James Dominguez Today, in the second of our two Xbox One interviews, Xbox Chief Product officer Marc Whitten talks about the big ideas behind the new console.

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E3 2013: Show floor diary, day one

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James Dominguez With all of the preamble over, it was time to get down to the main business of E3. Here is what DexX saw on day one.

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Your Turn: Components of a collector's edition

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Screen Play reader Corey Lee Big boxes, cloth maps, plastic figurines, and high prices - video game collector's editions are either essential or ridiculous, depending upon who you ask.

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Control freak

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James Dominguez A new generation of game controller is setting out to repeat history by altering the dynamics of the living room.

Rock Band Blitz: No instruments required

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Jason Hill Whether you are a Rock Band veteran with a huge collection of songs or a newcomer to the music game genre, Blitz is good fun and good value.

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