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This Could Be the First Official iPhone Gaming Controller

This image posted by perpetual juicy rumor machine @evleaks shows what could be a forthcoming iPhone gaming controller from Logitech. Given Apple’s reference designs for such a controller released at WWDC this year, the supposed leak looks pretty legit…

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How to Play Crysis on a MacBook Air

The MacBook Air’s graphics capabilities make it too wimpy to play any proper games on out of the box—but there is a way to beef things up.Read more…

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A Wonderful Lunatic Turned a MacBook Air Into a Badass Gaming Rig

The MacBook Air is an incredible laptop for many reasons, none of those being "good for gaming". But this geek hero just straight up refused to accept the limitations of the 11-inch MacBook Air, and made it hum like a gaming laptop—with th…

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“Game Consoles” Are the Final Key to Digital Domination

Google might be building a game console, rumors say. Apple too. Actually, everyone’s building game consoles. It’s just, they aren’t game consoles, exactly. They’re puzzle pieces.
Game consoles have historically been their own little colony off to the s…

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The Surest Sign Yet That Apple TV Will Be a Gaming Console

This week, Apple released its first-ever instructions for designing and developing a game controller for use with Apple products. The evidence suggests that Apple is gearing up take gaming beyond the confines of its products. It’s going to condone con…

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I Just Fell In Love With iCade’s New Retro NES-Style Gamepad for iPhone and iPad

If you loved the latest iCade controllers for iPhone and iPad, you are going to want to have sex with their new iCade 8-Bitty, a Nintendo-style gamepad controller with eight buttons. More&nb…

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Apple Unleashes Game Subscription Model With Big Fish Games

Following the success of subscription services through Newsstand, Apple’s given the go-ahead for a game subscription service from Big Fish Games. For $6.99 a month you’ll have unlimited stream…

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iPawn Interactive Pieces Bring iPad Board Games To Life

Back when it was just a prototype, the iPawn game pieces had us scratching our heads over how they interacted with a touchscreen. But now that they’ll officially be available this month, we ha…

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Dear Apple, It’s About Time for a Game Store

Appsfire knows a thing or two about the iOS apps ecosystem—they spend all day searching for them, after all. So our ears perked up when founder Ouriel Ohayon argues in favor of a dedicat…

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GameChanger Turns Your iPad into a Closet’s Worth of Board Games

You can tweak the rules to keep it interesting, but that copy of Monopoly sitting in your closet is always going to be Monopoly. The GameChanger, however, incorporates swappable skins and an …

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