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Emotional Game Awards' debut outing honors Her Story, Ori and the Blind Forest

The jury behind the first ever Emotional Game Awards announced its nominees for 2015's most pathos-inducing games today in a press release. The Feb. 12 ceremony will recognize games across seven...

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DICE Awards finalists include Fallout 4, Witcher 3, Life is Strange and more

The 19th Annual DICE Awards will be held in Las Vegas next month, and today the Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences announced the finalists for this year's honors. Along with the various...

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The Witcher 3, Metal Gear Solid 5 lead 2016 Game Developers Choice Awards nominees

The nominees for the 2016 Game Developers Choice Awards include acclaimed open-world games such as The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain and Fallout 4, the event's...

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IGF 2016 finalists include Her Story, Undertale

The Independent Games Festival 2016 takes place March 16, and the judges have today announced the competition's finalists. The 18th edition of the annual awards show received more than 750...

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Here are the winners of The Game Awards 2015

The Game Awards 2015 officially kicked off at 9 p.m. ET tonight, but producer Geoff Keighley got the party started with a couple of awards on the pre-show, which began half an hour earlier. Here's...

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The Game Awards 2015 Steam sale cuts prices on the nominees

In addition to presenting trophies to 2015's best games, The Game Awards will offer game discounts to viewers of the show with sales on Steam, the PlayStation Store and the Xbox Games Store, and...

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Here are the nominees for The Game Awards 2015

The Game Awards 2015 are less than three weeks away, and considering the list of nominees announced today by producer Geoff Keighley, it's going to be an interesting show. The five nominees for...

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Humble Bundle sale offers big discounts, reminds us that summer is over

The Humble store is giving its recent summer sale an encore, with a huge selection of games discounted from now through the end of the weekend. New deals will also be added Saturday and Sunday,...

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Her Story creator wants the truth about the game's ending to stay a mystery

FMV-based mystery game Her Story has two hotly debated interpretations of its conclusion, but only one definitive truth to its narrative. Unfortunately for fans, however, creator Sam Barlow told...

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Her Story review: walls that talk

Her Story has made me obsessed with detail. The latest game from Sam Barlow, the developer behind Aisle and Silent Hill: Shattered Memories, Her Story is a true-crime-style mystery. You...