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Weekend game deals: Borderlands 2 $7, XCOM $9, Tomb Raider $12

Assuming Steam's summer sale didn't exhaust your gaming fund, there are plenty of deals to take advantage of this weekend, including 75% off Saints Row: The Third, Mass Effect 3, Crysis, Dragon Age, Scribblenauts Unlimited, Max Payne 3, LA Noire, Borderlands 2, XCOM and Tomb Raider...

Weekend game deals: Tomb Raider $35, Assassin's Creed III $25

If you've been waiting for a few bucks off Tomb Raider, Assassin's Creed III or Dishonored, now's your chance. Amazon has cut 30% off the Lara Croft reboot, pricing it at $35, while Steam has Dishonored for half off at $30 and Get Games offers ACIII for $25. You'll also find noteworthy...

Tomb Raider Tested, Benchmarked

Although this year's Tomb Raider reboot made our latest list of most anticipated PC games, I must admit that it was one of the games I was least looking forward to from a performance perspective because of previous titles' poor showing.

However, we were relieved to learn that Tomb Raider supports DirectX 11, which brings access to advanced rendering technologies such as depth of field, hd ambient occlusion, hardware tessellation, and super-sample anti-aliasing. Additionally, compared to the diluted console versions, the PC build offers better textures as well as AMD's TressFX real-time hair physics system.