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Civilization VI system requirements released

Civilization VI system requirements released

With so many high profile game releases coming up before the end of 2016 - Titanfall 2, Pokemon Sun and Moon, Battlefield 1 - you'd be forgiven if, like me, you forgot that Civilization VI is also scheduled for an autumn launch. There are a lot of people out there looking forward to Civilization VI (or, on the other hand, hoping for a return to form after the stumble that was Beyond Earth), and ahead of its October 21 launch, Firaxis and 2K Games have unleashed the game's system requirements.

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BioShock: The Collection PC requirements and upgrade process detailed

BioShock: The Collection PC requirements and upgrade process detailed

BioShock: The Collection launches later this week, and ahead of release, 2K Games has detailed the type of rig you'll need to have in order to run the remastered games. Just as well, the company has also revealed what the upgrade process will look like. The good news is that it's fairly straightforward if you own the originals through Steam, though it does get a little complicated if you own the Games For Windows Live versions.

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BioShock: The Collection previewed in new set of gameplay videos

BioShock: The Collection previewed in new set of gameplay videos

The release of BioShock: The Collection is just around the corner, and 2K Games has released a group of gameplay videos to show us what we can expect. Confirmed last month, BioShock: The Collection takes the three games in the BioShock series and remasters them for current generation console, giving them support for 1080p and "up to" 60 frames per second.

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BioShock: The Collection remaster confirmed for Xbox One, PS4, PC

BioShock: The Collection remaster confirmed for Xbox One, PS4, PC

2K Games is hoping you've not grown tired of what feels like an endless sea of remasters, because today the company announced quite the whopper. It will be remastering the BioShock franchise for release on Xbox One, PS4, and PC, bringing the long and storied franchise into the current generation. Officially dubbed BioShock: The Collection, the remaster will span the original BioShock (which is about to turn nine years old if you can believe it) to BioShock Infinite, a game that took the world by storm a few years back.

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Sid Meier’s Civilization VI launches for PC on October 21

Sid Meier’s Civilization VI launches for PC on October 21

Civilization VI is being developed for PC, 2K and Firaxis Games have announced. The news marks the series’ 25th anniversary, and gives fans something to look forward to. 2K says the sixth installment will give players new ways to grow their empire and dabble in their world, not to mention battling against some of the greatest leaders the world has known. The game won't be released until October, but can be pre-ordered for Windows now.

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Civilization: Beyond Earth gameplay goes beyond conventions

Civilization: Beyond Earth gameplay goes beyond conventions

The next installment of Sid Meier's award-winning Civilization franchise is coming later this month and naturally the marketing machinery is going full force. This latest trailer of Civilization: Beyond Earth gives a glimpse of key features and gameplay mechanics, revealing just how much it goes beyond the Civilization you've grown to love.

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BioShock released today on iOS for iPad and iPhone

BioShock released today on iOS for iPad and iPhone

This week the folks behind the original BioShock have brought the game to iOS. This game is an important step in the AAA gaming universe’s transition to mobile, releasing this game that only a few years ago belonged on high-end PCs, now coming to smartphones and tablets.

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BioShock on iOS lands with a hefty price tag in tow

BioShock on iOS lands with a hefty price tag in tow

Delivering on its promise, 2K Games has unleashed the critically acclaimed original BioShock game for iOS. This mobile port will allow non-PC, non-console mobile gamers to experience the game for themselves right on their iPhone or iPad. That is, if they can accept the price tag that comes quite close to the PC version.

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The original BioShock ported to iOS – coming this summer

The original BioShock ported to iOS – coming this summer

2K Games is set to release the original BioShock on iOS. The port of the popular "old" game will be playable on iPad 4, iPad Mini 2, iPad Air, and current generation iPhones (5S and 5C). 2K shared that the game will be a verbatim (or close) experience to the console or PC version except for the controller environment – as it will have to rely on touch-optimized controls.

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Next Borderlands may yet come to Xbox One and PS4

Next Borderlands may yet come to Xbox One and PS4

While Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel is guaranteed to be coming to the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC first, Xbox One and PlayStation 4 are not out of the question. So says 2K Australia's Tony Lawrence. He also suggests that as all Borderlands 2 players are currently playing on PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC - or on SHIELD through PC, etc, the team at Gearbox and 2K would like to reward them with the next title.

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Borderlands and Civ headed offline for GameSpy transfer

Borderlands and Civ headed offline for GameSpy transfer

It’s time for the big GameSpy Technology transfer. With GameSpy multiplayer servers going offline, groups like 2K are having to either transfer services for legacy games or make the hard decision to shut down online play completely. In most cases, lucky for you legacy game players, the transfer will be made - and it’ll be quick.

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Irrational Games eviscerated: all but 15 developers remain

Irrational Games eviscerated: all but 15 developers remain

After 17 years of game production, Irrational Games’ Ken Levine has announced that they’ll be "winding down" the company. They’re laying all but "about 15" members of the Irrational team, while Levine suggests that though there’s "no great way to lay people off", they’re pushing first to get those leaving some new jobs.

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