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What it takes to turn Rocket League into a retro PlayStation game
CNET
In the demake video for Rocket League, you can see all the telltale signs of 1990s games. Instead of real 3D, you get an isometric view, the graphics are blocky, scan lines are abundant, and there's no anti-aliasing (the smoothing of rough edges).

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CBS News

Report challenges claims of cognitive benefits of online brain-training games
CBS News
Training to improve one type of cognitive ability -- like memory -- doesn't end up improving other skills such as how fast you process information. And the report says there's often exaggerating when these products are marketed. Last year, the FTC ...

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Newsweek

From Arcade Games to Nintendo Switch: How the Video Universe Took Over Our Lives
Newsweek
"You want the player to say, "Gee, if I put another quarter in, I might do better'." Their quarters also support technological research that finds its way into uses ranging from toasters to medical scanners. The video-games industry is not only the ...

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Petaluma Argus Courier

Egg Bowl the highlight, but other big games are on prep schedules
Petaluma Argus Courier
As usual, one of their biggest games of the season will be their Sonoma County League opener at Analy against the defending champion Tigers on Sept. 29. For the Trojans, that means they face Casa Grande and Analy back-to-back. The rest of the Trojan ...


Metro

Games review: Superhot VR is a first person shooter like no other ...
Metro
One of the most innovative first person shooters of last year comes to PlayStation VR, but is it really a VR killer app?

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