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The Call Of Duty: Gaming In A Warzone

Over 3000 Australian soldiers are currently deployed overseas — in Afghanistan, Timor Leste — Corporal Ben Wolinski is just one of them. In this interview with Kotaku he discusses gaming in the field, Call of Duty and his precious Logitech G25 Steering Wheel.


CONFIRMED: Osama Bin Laden Is Dead

Twitter is freaking out right now over news that Osama bin Laden is dead. Jill Jackson, a producer for CBS News, seems to have broken the story on her feed. President Obama has called a news conference…Developing.… [Gawker]


This Is One Extremely Rugged Portable PlayStation 3

Legendary console modder Ben Heck’s creations are normally quite elegant, but when a couple in Afghanistan asked for something rugged, he gave them this majestic beast.


Inevitably, Someone's Mad That You Can Be The Taliban In Medal Of Honor

I must be inside the bubble, because the idea of playing as the Taliban in Medal of Honor multiplayer didn’t hit me as particularly controversial. Fox News noticed. Though it did treat the subject reasonably, the woman they interviewed doesn’t.


Red Faction: Afghanistan

A US soldier plays Red Faction: Guerrilla inside his tent at a forward operating base in Dand district of Kandahar Province in Afghanistan. As seen on Boston.com – thanks Gordon.


The War Game Where Nobody Gets Shot

If I told you a game cast you in the role of a US soldier in Iraq, would you simply assume you’d be spending your time shooting? You probably would. Which is why I like this game.


CIA Drone Killings Could Lead To A "PlayStation Mentality" Towards Killing

A United Nations investigator is warning that CIA-controlled remote drone assassinations of suspected Islamic terrorists could lead to a “PlayStation mentality” towards killing.


When PlayStation Meets Hurt Locker

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A recent Fox News report has shown that while video game controllers can sometimes be used by US and British forces in combat, they can sometimes be used against them as well.