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6 ways AI is making an impact on video games

AI has changed the way video games work–for the better.

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Video Games May Enhance Skills Beyond a Superb Double Jump

FPS games also may offer benefits for your brain like increased hand-eye coordination and visual perception skills–benefits that last.

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Nintendo fan resurrecting long-forgotten Mario, Zelda, Metroid minigames

Have you played Mario vs. Donkey Kong 2 or Wario World online? If so, you’ve either spent a few minutes (or hours) playing promotional Nintendo flash games circa 1999-2010 or you’ve headed over to Origami64, the website of a fan who goes by Skelux.

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Syfy Wire 2017-09-28 10:31:10

Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed series has always contained a wealth of history, with real-world people like Edward “Blackbeard” Thatch taking part in the action and real-world events like the Boston Massacre unfolding in front of your eyes. But the n…

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Syfy Wire 2017-09-25 15:22:37

Harley Quinn is a tough-talking dame who is fast on the trigger, and she and Bat-enemy the Joker share a mad love. In this new clip from Telltale Games’ Batman: The Enemy Within, the Joker finally introduces Batman to the woman who stole his villain…

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Video game players can now score college scholarships

If you’re young and play video games, your mother has likely told you to stop gaming and do your homework. But now you can tell her you’re developing a valuable skill: eSports — that is, professional video game playing — can earn you scholarship …

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The Nebula Awards will now honor Best Game Writing

The Nebula Awards are the awards bestowed by the Science Fiction/Fantasy Writers of America to works of excellence. But the 52-year-old organization has never lauded writers of video games. Until now.

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Video games may help prevent PTSD

Videogames may act as a condom for your brain in preventing trauma.

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Blastr News 2017-03-09 17:30:00

The gang is back, along with “an object of unspeakable power.”

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The world of men is ending in first trailer for Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Video game based on J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings to get a sequel.

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