Retro Themed Sega Laptops Unveiled

Fans of Sega might be pleased to learn that Sega has licensed out their gaming console designs to a Tokyo-based gaming company who has used the icon designs to theme a range of Sega laptops.

The new Sega laptops themed from retro Sega gaming consoles include a Dreamcast, Saturn, Genesis and Sega Mega Drive, and are the perfect hardware for retro gamers, who enjoy playing Sega games.

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Assassins Creed 3 Patch Fixes Save-Wipe Bug And More

A new Assassins Creed 3 Patch has been rolled out this week by Ubisoft which has been created to fix the problematic save-wipe bug that has been annoying gamers since the game was launched.

Ubisoft announced the new Assassins Creed 3 patch over on the Ubisoft website explaining that the patch repairs a few remaining single-player issues, many known multiplayer problems and prepares your Assassins Creed 3 game for the release of our first single-player DLC: The Tyranny of King Washington: The Infamy.

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Unreal Engine 4 Game Project Awakened Lands On Kickstarter (video)

A game called Project Awakened which is being built using the Unreal Engine 4 games engine has started a Kickstarter project this week looking to raise funds to see the project into production and release.

The Project Awakened game has already been in development for six years, and was formally known as Hero and was in development for Midway, before the company shut down leaving the game in an unfinished state.  Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the Project Awakened the Unreal Engine 4 game and see it in action.

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Valve Lays Off Unknown Number Of People Including Hardware Engineer

Valve hardware engineer Jeri Ellsworth has been laid off from Valve along with around 25 other staffers. Following the announcement of Steam’s Big Picture Mode, Ellsworth was reportedly brought on to work on Valve’s hardware ambitions, starting with the company’s take on a controller for what eventually became the Steam Box. Not much is known about the motivation behind the lay-offs, but former employees cite a “great cleansing” and “large decisions” behind the scenes. In an unusual turn for Valve, the firings don’t seem to be performance-related, but the result of shifting direction.


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The 7 Wonders Of Crysis 3 Final Episode : End of Days Released (video)

Crysis fans looking forward to the launch of the latest Crysis 3 game in the series on February 19th, are sure to enjoy this final chapter in the The 7 Wonders Of Crysis 3 short films.

Don’t worry if you haven’t seen the other episodes as I have embedded the other five episodes below for your enjoyment and to catch up if you haven’t already seen them, or even watch them again. Enjoy!

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Left 4 Dead 2 Steam Beta Program Receives Extended Mutation System

The Left 4 Dead 2 blog has this week announced that they have added access to the Extended Mutation System, allowing modders worldwide to test the expanded tools before they are rolled out into the main game and the workshop.

The Extended Mutation System has been designed to provide game modders with a vastly improved scripting system, enabling them to write custom script logic, not just modify existing scripts.

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Raspberry Pi Projects : Arcade Coffee Table

We have featured a number of different Raspberry Pi Projects here on Geeky Gadgets over the years which have been created using the awesome Raspberry Pi $35 mini PC.

But this awesome Raspberry Pi arcade coffee table created by Instructables user grahamgelding last year is definitely worth a mention, when discussing Raspberry Pi Projects.

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