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  1. 'Far Cry 4' plot twist leads to brilliant alternate endingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | TechSpot

    Ubisoft has been on the receiving end of a lot of criticism this past week over performance issues related to Assassin's Creed Unity. As the company works to alleviate launch issues on various platforms, many are already turning their attention to another highly-anticipated game from the same studio.

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  2. Review: Nabi DreamTab HD 8 kids' tabletRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Gizmag

    Fuhu's Nabi DreamTab HD 8 is a fully featured, sophisticated Android tablet for kids with fantastic parental controls Prying your iPad or Kindle Fire away from a child's fingers can get old really quickly. And if they're clamoring for their very own devices, it can be tricky to find a kids tablet that delivers the kind of performance they've gotten used to on your grown-up slates.

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  3. The incredible side characters of The Taylor Swift Experience, the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Dallas Morning News

    Taylor Swift released the music video for Blank Space this week. People seem to like it.

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  4. 5 iPhone and Android Games You Can't Miss This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | TIME.com

    Sick of Temple Run and looking for something new to play on your iPhone? TIME rounded up some favorites worth a download this week. Although many developers have been designing retro 8-bit games for a few years now, it takes a lot of courage to go back to square one and put out a game that evokes an entire lost generation of entertainment.

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  5. In A Season Of Booming Video Game Sequels, A Quieter Game To TryRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 6 | Kotaku

    Some video games put you on sea-faring vessels and make it seem like sailing's a non-stop party. And that's okay, because it might just be that way sometimes.

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  6. Why the most frightening video games aren't horror gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    The last mainstream horror series to really take off in the video game world was a game called Dead Space. Dead Space was kind of like Alien but with cults and a virus that turned people to monsters and also you were maybe crazy? I'm not sure.

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  7. Review of Real MYSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 | MobyGames

    Note: this review refers to the original version of Myst as well as the new features introduces by this remake. When Myst was released back in 1993, it polarized opinions.

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  8. 20 most anticipated games of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2014 | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    It's shaping up to be a truly vintage year for gaming. As well as the obligatory big-name sequels, the new generation getting into full-swing will usher in the biggest avalanche of original, ambitious IPs in recent memory.

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  9. New Orleans-based video game 'Gabriel Knight' beautifully remade for 20th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    Take a look at the comparisons of the 1993 Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers PC game to the 20th Anniversary Edition. Twenty years later, a video game based in New Orleans has been stunningly rebuilt for a new generation of gamers.

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  10. New Orleans-based video game Gabriel Knight beautifully remade for 20th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    Take a look at the comparisons of the 1993 Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers PC game to the 20th Anniversary Edition. Twenty years later, a video game based in New Orleans has been stunningly rebuilt for a new generation of gamers.

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  11. Cyan agrees to 'Myst' TV dealRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    Cyan Worlds, the maker of "Myst" and several later versions of the game, announced it has signed a deal with , CEO of Cyan Worlds, said his company will not be directly involved in the production. "We're willing to give up of the project.

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  12. The Flint Museum of Art Presents the Art of Video Games Exhibit, 10/25Read the original story

    Oct 14, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Art of Video Games is one of the first exhibitions to explore the 40-year evolution of video games as an artistic medium, with a focus on striking visual effects and the creative use of new technologies. From early pioneers to contemporary designers, this exhibition features some of the most influential artists throughout five eras of game technology.

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  13. Her Interactive Releases 31st Nancy Drew Mystery Nancy Drew: Labryinth of LiesRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2014 | Digital Game Developer

    Leading video game publisher and developer Her Interactive today released Nancy Drew: Labyrinth of Lies, the 31st edition of its award-winning mystery adventure series exclusively for PC and Mac. In this latest installment, the iconic teen sleuth travels to Greece to discover that someone is stealing more than just the spotlight.

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  14. Cyan agrees to 'Myst' TV deal - Tue, 14 Oct 2014 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | The Spokesman-Review

    "Myst," the popular Spokane-made video game that became a cultural icon, will be turned into a live-action TV series. Cyan Worlds, the maker of "Myst" and several later versions of the game, announced it has signed a deal with Burbank, California-based Legendary Pictures to make a video version of the time-traveling story on which the game is based.

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  15. Cyan Worlds' Rand Miller explains why it's taking decades to bring Myst to televisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | VentureBeat

    Rand Miller has dedicated most of his professional life to the Myst video game series and its fans. That's why Miller, co-founder of Cyan Worlds in Spokane, Wash., announced a deal last week to create a new television show based on the Myst franchise.

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  16. Series Based on a Mysta Games in Development at LegendaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | [H]ard OCP

    Games turning into movies, movies turning into games, video games turning into TV series ; it's really difficult to keep up with all of the transitions. Now add one more into the mix with the introduction of Myst as a new TV series.

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  17. Level One: The Intro StageRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2014 | Coding Horror

    Way back in 2007, before Stack Overflow was a glint in anyone's eye, I called software development a collaborative game . And perhaps Stack Overflow was the natural outcome of that initial thought recasting online software development discussion into a collaborative game where the only way to "win" is to learn from each other.

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  18. Myst Is Becoming a TV SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Tom's Hardware

    Variety reports that Legendary Pictures has signed a deal with Washington-based Cyan Worlds to bring the popular game Myst to the small screen. The deal was made with Legendary's TV and Digital Media division, which has yet to determine if the series will be offered digitally through Netflix or Hulu Plus, or through traditional network TV.

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  19. The Language of Music Storytelling in GamesRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2014 | InformIT

    In this chapter from Writing Interactive Music for Video Games: A Composer's Guide , you'll learn about the language of music storytelling in games and basic approaches to game scoring. Beginning with an overview of how game music is conceptualized, you'll understand the methodology to make the best creative music choices for your game.

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  20. Classic PC puzzle game Myst to be adapted into a TV seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Digital Trends

    There was a period during the '90s when you'd find a copy of the game Myst in the vicinity of nearly every home computer in existence, and now the celebrated puzzle-adventure game is returning to television. Deadline reports that Legendary TV has partnered with game developer Cyan Worlds to produce a television series and companion game based on Myst .

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