Latest GPU rumor lays out GeForce GTX 1180, 1170, and 1160 launch dates

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Latest GPU rumor lays out GeForce GTX 1180, 1170, and 1160 launch dates

There have been several GeForce 11 series rumors, and Nvidia could put them all to rest by finally announcing its next generation graphics cards. That will happen soon enough. How soon? If a leaked email supposedly sent by one of Nvidia's hardware partners is any indication, GeForce 11 series cards will start showing up next month.

Half-Life 2 writer 'surprised' by Marc Laidlaw's decision to publish Episode 3 synopsis

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Half-Life 2 writer 'surprised' by Marc Laidlaw's decision to publish Episode 3 synopsis

Last year Marc Laidlaw published a Half-Life 2: Episode 3 synopsis. Named 'Epistle 3', it contained similarly-named, gender-swapped characters from HL2 and explored the ex-Valve writer's vision of what might have been. Speaking to our sister site GamesRadar, Half-Life 2 writer Chet Faliszek says he was "surprised" by his one-time colleague's decision to publish his ideas.   

A modding team has recreated Doom 64 in vanilla Doom II

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A modding team has recreated Doom 64 in vanilla Doom II

Doom has been ported to countless platforms, and back in the '90s they even managed to get it running on a Super Nintendo. But what of the Nintendo 64? It did get Doom, but it didn't bear much resemblance to the original id Software games: the maps, enemy models and general vibe were all completely different, so it's something of a curio among fans.