"Alice, give me the sound." Review Of "Yandex.Mini Stations»
The old column is better than the new two. Or not? In October 2019, Yandex unexpectedly introduced a new mini-version of the smart column with the voice assistant "Alice". The…

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Through the thorns to the Monolith. How the legendary S. T. A. L. K. E. R. series was created.
While waiting for the second part, we remember how the iconic franchise was born For many people, S. T. A. L. K. E. R. is more than a game. More…

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Fifteen years of Resident Evil 4-a game that changed the genre of action games
We tell you how one of the greatest video games in history was created On January 11, 2005, Resident Evil 4 was released-a truly epoch-making game. Thanks to it, the…

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Ten ridiculous game myths that gamers believe in

When the joke went too far
In the era of the dashing nineties, when gaming journalism was in its infancy, and the Internet was not developed as it is now, it was easy to hang noodles on the ears of the audience. What is characteristic is that the hotbed of rumors was often not overly creative players, but magazine editors, who obviously tried to warm up interest in their publications in this way. We decided to dig deep into history and prepared for you ten of the most striking rumors that stirred gaming minds during the information famine. Continue reading

How game trailer editors trick you

Ten examples of mediocrity masked by a spectacular presentation
It has long been known that the purpose of an ad is to attract as large an audience as possible to your product. It doesn’t matter if it’s a movie, a game, or a vegetable grater. Effective presentation plays a huge role in future success, for which sometimes you have to lie a little. And sometimes not even slightly. And we will tell you about ten such examples now.

Anthem
Long before the release of the controversial Mass Effect: Andromeda, BioWare Studio decided to test its strength in a new field and began creating Anthem-an ambitious shooter with role-playing elements in a science-fiction setting. Continue reading

The RPG genre is experiencing a new Golden age
I wonder where those daredevils who proudly declared the death of role-playing games as a pure genre are now? They said that modern gamers do not have time to understand…

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The RPG genre is experiencing a new Golden age
I wonder where those daredevils who proudly declared the death of role-playing games as a pure genre are now? They said that modern gamers do not have time to understand…

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Digest of the best gadgets in January
Robots, smartphones, TVs and laptops In the first month of the year, manufacturers traditionally present many new gadgets. The fact that in early January, the consumer electronics show CES is…

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How BioWare changed the entire RPG genre
We understand the legacy of the legendary company for its twenty-fifth anniversary On February 1, BioWare celebrates its 25th anniversary. And let the Studio now clearly lost its former positions,…

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Best gifts for gamers on February 23
Laptop, chair, keyboard, mouse, and headphones — complete game set The most male holiday annually puts girls in a dead end. What to give a young person/friend / colleague, except…

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