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  1. *solved* Too slow for full resolution, want to improve this SSAO codeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | GameDev

    I have a home-made SSAO shader that I currently run at a reduced resolution and then upscale using a bilateral upsampling shader to maintain the sharpness of edges. The shader relies on normals calculated from the depth buffer to reduce the noise from normal mapping, which can cause flickering due to undersampling at lower SSAO resolutions.

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  2. Nvidia Titan X Graphics Card Review: Future-Proofing The 4K GameRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | Forbes.com

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  3. Too slow for full resolution, want to improve this SSAO codeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | GameDev

    I have a home-made SSAO shader that I currently run at a reduced resolution and then upscale using a bilateral upsampling shader to maintain the sharpness of edges. The shader relies on normals calculated from the depth buffer to reduce the noise from normal mapping, which can cause flickering due to undersampling at lower SSAO resolutions.

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  4. Q.U.B.E: Director's Cut Out This Summer on PS4, PS3Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Playstation.Blog

    Hi everybody. It's Jakub from Grip Games. A few months ago, our friends at Toxic Games announced that their brain-twisting first-person puzzler Q.U.B.E. was heading to PS4 and PS3 .

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  5. Steam Cyberpunk Sale Goes LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Cinema Blend News

    The Steam Cyberpunk sale has gone live, discounting dozens of games set in a future gone horribly wrong. Want to fight robots? Or be a robot? Or maybe just talk to robots in a city overflowing with neon lights? This collection of games has got you covered.

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  6. Weekend Recap: Windows 10 for Phones Preview, Cortana on iOS/Android, Xbox One, and much moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | WinBeta

    Welcome to the weekend recap! This has been yet another exciting week for Microsoft and we have been sure to collect all the best moments together for your reading pleasure. Check out the recaps below and then be sure to visit the links for the full details and community discussions.

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  7. NVIDIA's SHIELD Will Face an Uphill BattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | The Motley Fool

    After giving up on the mainstream mobile market, automotive applications now make up the bulk of NVIDIA's mobile sales. The rest comes from NVIDIA's own devices, a portable gaming system and a tablet, both of which run Android and are powered by Tegra.

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  8. We're going to need a bigger boat: Star Citizen to be around 100GB bigRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 12 | Nag.blog

    Star Citizen kind of feels like it's set out to achieve one thing: one-upping the consoles on almost everything. Mr. Star Citizen himself, Chris Roberts, has been emphatic about the fact that the game is being made for PC and will never be "dumbed down" for "lesser platforms" like consoles.

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  9. New Xbox Live Discounts Now AvailableRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Cinema Blend News

    Xbox Live has been updated with a new round of discounts for both Xbox One and Xbox 360. In addition to the usual Deals with Gold, Xbox 360 owners can also take advantage of a Publisher Sale.

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  10. Raid tombs and inquire about dragons with this week's Xbox Deals with GoldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Digital Trends

    The latest Deals with Gold for Xbox Live Gold subscribers is up, via Microsoft's Major Nelson, offering a new set of deep discounts on some of the popular titles in the Xbox Games Store. On the Xbox One side, you can grab Tomb Raider Definitive Edition for a whopping 67-percent off.

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  11. This week's Deals with Gold include Tomb Raider Definitive Edition, Ryse and moreRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | WinBeta

    This week's Xbox LIVE Deals with Gold are in, and Microsoft is offering a handful of popular titles for Xbox One and Xbox 360 at enticing discounts. Furthermore, the software giant is also holding a publisher sale where Xbox 360 owners can pick up a dozen games for a discount.

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  12. Dragon Age, Tomb Raider Lead This Week's Deals with GoldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | IGN

    This week's Deals with Gold have been revealed and include Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition and Dragon Age: Inquisition on Xbox One. As outlined on Major Nelson's blog , Xbox One owners can pick up Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition for 67 percent off, while Murdered: Soul Suspect and Zombie Driver Ultimate Edition are getting the same discount.

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  13. Why You Don't Need Nvidia's Shield-And a Reason You MightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Wired

    The Shield, graphics chip maker Nvidia's stab at a living room box that can play 4K streaming video as well as games, seems a bit odd. It's $200, for starters, about 100 bucks more than you'll pay for a Roku 3, Amazon Fire or Apple TV.

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  14. Nvidia Shield is a "provocateur" for Xbox and PlayStation, says CrytekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | TrustedReviews

    ... packs PC-like specs into a svelte, slimline box. Speaking to TrustedReviews , David Bowman, Director of Production at Crytek, said that the Shield is going to ruffle some feathers at Xbox and PlayStation. "I think [the Nvidia Shield] is going to be ...

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  15. The new Nvidia Shield is the 'world's first 4K Android TV consoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Neowin.net

    ... Randy Pitchfork (for Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel , running at 30fps), id's Tim Willits ( Doom 3 BFG edition ), and Crytek's Cevat Yerli ( Crysis 3 at 30fps No, it has many of the same games. That include Crysis 3 (yes it runs Crysis), Borderland the ...

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  16. Covers for the game Crysis 3: The Lost IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | MobyGames

    It's a whale of a game database. Information, credits, reviews, screenshots and more covering 145 video game platforms from 1971 to date!

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  17. New Game: Crysis 3: The Lost IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | MobyGames

    Crysis 3: The Lost Island is a multiplayer DLC for Crysis 3 which takes place on an island near Ling Shan. It adds four new maps, two new weapons and two new multiplayer modes: Possession and Frenzy .

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  18. The 5 Biggest Video Game Announcements You Missed This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | TIME.com

    The Game Developers Conference currently transpiring in San Francisco wraps up Friday, meaning all the major announcements have already dropped. If you missed the show or didn't catch all the news, here's a recap of the highlights.

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  19. Nvidia Adds Set-Top Box To Its Shield FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Forbes.com

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  20. 'Star Citizen' Hires 'God Of War Ascension' Director To Work On Single Player CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | International Business Times

    ... portion of "Star Citizen." News of the hire comes via Papy's own Twitter account. The ex-Sony Santa Monica and Crytek vet sent a tweet to followers stating he was looking forward to working with the team at Squadron 42. "Well, it is time I came out ...

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