Mar 16 5:28pm Cinema Blend Games
The Nintendo Switch has been on the receiving end of a lot of positive praise from the consumer market and sales have been huge for Nintendo the first week out for the Switch. Quite naturally, this led to people asking various companies if their games would be appearing on the Switch, including...
Mar 16 4:08pm Cinema Blend Games
The Xbox One Controller is one of the few in the current generation to actually default to standard batteries. Rechargeable options are available, but one of them has got serious problems.
Mar 16 4:04pm Gaming–Digital Trends
Corsair launched a new compact mechanical keyboard for PC gamers called the K63. Based on Cherry MX Red switches and a portable form factor, it's an affordable solution packing full key rollover, anti-ghosting, and red backlighting. The post Corsair outs new compact mechanical keyboard built for PC gamers on the go appeared first on Digital Trends.
Mar 16 3:55pm Gaming–Digital Trends
The U.S. Navy is asking gamers for help with tackling problems that could arise from the creation of artificial superintelligence. The Maritime Singularity simulation starts March 27. The post U.S. Navy wants gamers to tackle possible woes of artificial superintelligence appeared first on Digital Trends.
Mar 16 3:17pm Cinema Blend Games
Companion apps are all the rage these days. Many AAA titles feature a companion app for mobile devices whether it's to handle tertiary in-game tasks or perform some other task. In the case of Mass Effect: Andromeda, the companion app actually works in synch with the game's...
Mar 16 2:28pm Gaming–Digital Trends
Developer Telltale Games may be plotting its Nintendo Switch debut, as a pair of European retailers claim that ports of the studio's Batman and Guardians of the Galaxy games are headed to Nintendo's newly launched console. The post Retail leaks point to Switch versions of Telltale’s ‘Batman,’ ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ appeared first on Digital Trends.
Mar 16 1:59pm Gaming–Digital Trends
Mass Effect: Andromeda will be getting a mobile app. Available on both iOS and Android, Apex HQ lets you manage your multiplayer loadouts and missions while you're on the go, saving precious time for the main game. The post ‘Mass Effect: Andromeda’ mobile app lets you manage your gear while on the go appeared first on Digital Trends.
Mar 16 1:54pm Cinema Blend Games
It's not uncommon for game developers to put tributes to fallen loved ones or even members of the community in their games. According to folks playing The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, it looks like Nintendo may have created just such a tribute to former company president, Satoru...
Mar 16 1:44pm Cinema Blend Games
It's become an annual tradition to attend the BlizzCon events to gain insight, information and news on all of Blizzard's latest projects, upcoming titles and new content for established brands. Well ahead of the actual event, Blizzard has announced some key details for BlizzCon 2017.
Mar 16 12:54pm Gaming–Digital Trends
Tekken 7, the long-anticipated fighting game from Bandai Namco, will receive two guest characters from other franchises on top of the already confirmed Akuma of Street Fighter fame. The post Bandai Namco will bring two guest characters to ‘Tekken 7’ as post-launch DLC appeared first on Digital Trends.
Mar 16 12:45pm Gaming–Digital Trends
South Park: The Fractured But Whole is expected to release later this year, but it won't be coming to Nintendo Switch. A tweet from the official South Park account had fans hoping for an announcement. The post Nintendo Switch won’t be getting ‘South Park: The Fractured But Whole’ appeared first on Digital Trends.
Mar 16 12:12pm Gaming–Digital Trends
Outlast 2, the highly anticipated survival-horror sequel, won't be released in Australia after the ratings board refused it classification. The offending scenes show implied sexual violence. The post 'Outlast 2' banned in Australia due to controversial scenes of 'sexual violence' appeared first on Digital Trends.
Mar 16 12:00pm Gaming–Digital Trends
If you've ever been too worried about breaking something to build a PC yourself, PC Building Simulator may be a great way to build up your confidence - but make sure you read our guide afterwards. The post Learn how to build a computer with PC Building Simulator appeared first on Digital Trends.
Mar 16 11:58am Opposable Thumbs – Ars Technica
$300 system selling for up to $810 on eBay.
Mar 16 9:30am Opposable Thumbs – Ars Technica
Plus, Nye talks to Ars about deniers' cognitive dissonance, Chinese silkworms, more.
Mar 16 9:02am Gaming–Digital Trends
Hands-on with Tequila Works' pretty, mystery-packed puzzler 'Rime' The post ‘Rime’ Preview appeared first on Digital Trends.
Mar 16 8:41am Opposable Thumbs – Ars Technica
Even today, some authors still use DOS word processing software from the 1990s.
Mar 16 8:30am Opposable Thumbs – Ars Technica
Bold, exciting game design paired with awesome combat and talented, twisty storytelling.
Mar 16 8:25am Gaming–Digital Trends
The company that helped popularize game soundtracks on vinyl has announced a new series called Series 88, featuring piano renditions of game soundtracks and starting with Undertale. The post Nerdy art gallery iam8bit launches game soundtracks on vinyl piano series appeared first on Digital Trends.
Mar 15 9:40pm Gaming–Digital Trends
Some Nintendo Switch owners have reported problems with the official dock, including unsightly scratches on the console's screen and even overheating. One YouTuber has demonstrated a solution. The post YouTuber shows how to play Switch on TV without the dock appeared first on Digital Trends.
Mar 15 8:31pm Gaming–Digital Trends
AMD released a new graphics driver for its Radeon cards that is optimized for Mass Effect: Andromeda. It also fixes issues for Tom Clancy's The Division and the recently launched For Honor. The post AMD’s latest Radeon graphics driver is optimized for ‘Mass Effect: Andromeda’ appeared first on Digital Trends.
Mar 15 8:03pm Cinema Blend Games
A brand new pop-up bar in Washington D.C., called the Cherry Blossom Pub has recently opened up and it features something you probably didn't expect from a hangout for adults of drinking age: a Super Mario themed lounge of sorts based on Nintendo's popular Italian plumber.
Mar 15 8:00pm Cinema Blend Games
One of the upcoming titles that has garnered a lot of attention is Otherside Entertainment's \_System Shock 3, \_not to be confused with Nightdive's System Shock remake. We don't know anything about the game but we are left wondering if the game is coming to consoles? Well, here's what we...
Mar 15 6:51pm Cinema Blend Games
One of the popular things to do in games that require a lot of grinding is setup AFK bots or farm money while away from the keyboard so that the game racks up money and experience points for you. Well, Ubisoft isn't tolerating that in For Honor and they've dropped the ban hammer on a...
Mar 15 6:48pm Cinema Blend Games
You always run a risk of hunting down collectibles in a big, open-world game that the reward won't be equal to the time and/or effort put in. According to folks who have been scouring The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild for Korok Seeds, you might just want to save yourself some...
Mar 15 6:21pm Gaming–Digital Trends
Virtual reality developer Triangular Pixels is tackling the important issue of pets getting in the way during virtual reality gameplay by strapping HTC Vive sensors to curious cats. The post A VR sensor is being developed to make sure you don’t step on your roaming pets appeared first on Digital Trends.
Mar 15 5:25pm Opposable Thumbs – Ars Technica
Tool works with all GPUs and can be used to pinpoint performance problems.
Mar 15 4:12pm Gaming–Digital Trends
A recent test has emerged showing the GeForce GTX 1060 outperforming AMD's Radeon RX 480 card in VR games for the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. The testing shows the delivered and unconstrained frames generated by each card per second. The post Testing shows Nvdia’s GeForce GTX 1060 outperforming AMD’s Radeon RX 480 appeared first on Digital Trends.
Mar 15 3:50pm Gaming–Digital Trends
Decades after its arcade release was scuttled by publisher Atari, a long-lost sequel to the '90s fighting game Primal Rage has finally surfaced and is now playable on modern PCs via emulation. The post Unfinished sequel ‘Primal Rage 2’ is playable outside of its arcade cabinet appeared first on Digital Trends.
Mar 15 3:09pm Gaming–Digital Trends
Microsoft released several updates on Tuesday along with a special message for customers wanting to get their hands on Creators Update. The message appears in the Settings app once the latest patches released on Tuesday are installed. The post Windows 10 customers can reserve a seat in the upcoming Creators Update rollout appeared first on Digital Trends.
Mar 15 2:47pm Opposable Thumbs – Ars Technica
Primal Rage 2, Dreamcast's Millennium Racer are now preserved for history.
Mar 15 2:35pm Opposable Thumbs – Ars Technica
Dotcom's showmanship throws a small democracy for a loop.
Mar 15 2:08pm Opposable Thumbs – Ars Technica
These aren't remasters—and for retro enthusiasts, that might be a good thing.
Mar 15 1:45pm Gaming–Digital Trends
Gone Home developer Fullbright builds on the narrative structure that made its debut one of the biggest indie hits in recent memory. The post ‘Tacoma’: Our First Take appeared first on Digital Trends.
Mar 15 1:41pm Gaming–Digital Trends
Publisher Capcom will bundle six of its most beloved 8-bit classics in The Disney Afternoon Collection, an upcoming retro compilation for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC platforms. The post Capcom’s ‘Disney Afternoon Collection’ bundles 8-bit NES classics in HD appeared first on Digital Trends.
Mar 15 1:33pm Cinema Blend Games
For anyone who grew up in the 80's and 90's there was something special about plopping down in front of the television every afternoon to catch up on Disney's animated lineup. Those shows got translated into some pretty great games, too; and now Capcom has brought them all together under one...
Mar 15 1:30pm Gaming–Digital Trends
Building a PC lets you create the perfect computer to suit your needs, and is also a great way to save money on components. These current hardware deals can give you even more savings on components for your next computer build. The post These PC hardware deals give you more savings on your custom computer build appeared first on Digital Trends.
Mar 15 1:25pm Cinema Blend Games
Now that the Nintendo Switch has launched, there's been a lot of demand from gamers to play a lot of third-party titles on the Nintendo Switch, which has the ability to play games on TV and in a portable mode. One of the games people have been requesting to make the leap to the Switch is...
Mar 15 1:11pm Gaming–Digital Trends
Drawn to Death, the latest from God of War creator David Jaffe, will be free in April to PlayStation Plus members. The game puts a new visual spin on multiplayer shooters, taking place in a student's notebook. The post ‘God of War’ creator’s ‘Drawn to Death’ is free on PlayStation Plus in April appeared first on Digital Trends.
Mar 15 1:03pm Cinema Blend Games
Hi-Rez Studios' Paladins has been one of the more popular MOBA titles to come out in recent times. It's racked up quite the audience on PC and now the game has made its way to the Xbox One and PS4. Gamers wanting to participate in the closed beta can get the details right now.
Mar 15 12:44pm Gaming–Digital Trends
Ubisoft has introduced a new wave of temporary bans aimed at For Honor cheaters making use of an AFK farming exploit. The bans could become permanent if the cheaters are found to have cheated again. The post Irony alert: Ubisoft bans 1,000 ‘For Honor’ cheaters appeared first on Digital Trends.
Mar 15 12:10pm Gaming–Digital Trends
A player has managed to collect all 900 Korok seeds in The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, and the reward certainly stinks. The user is closing in on 100 percent total game completion. The post ‘Smells pretty bad’ — the reward for completing this ‘Zelda’ quest really stinks appeared first on Digital Trends.
Mar 15 11:48am Gaming–Digital Trends
Starbreeze Studios has been confirmed as the publisher of OtherSide Entertainment's System Shock 3, which will apparently be released for as-yet-unannounced platforms, as well as the PC. The post Starbreeze will publish ‘System Shock 3’ on PC and other platforms appeared first on Digital Trends.
Mar 15 9:05am Opposable Thumbs – Ars Technica
Also: why the CIA embraces training game cheaters, whether El Chapo hit a fire alarm.
Mar 14 11:50pm Cinema Blend Games
It's hard to believe, but the beloved ToeJam & Earl franchise is coming back for its fourth installment and, wouldn't you know it, the game is set to launch on the Nintendo Switch.
Mar 14 11:45pm Cinema Blend Games
Sony is gearing up to offer its next big collection of discounted games and, this spring, that includes six upcoming titles that can be purchased at a discounted price for subscribers to PlayStation Plus.
Mar 14 11:38pm Cinema Blend Games
Even though BioWare cancelled the public multiplayer beta test for Mass Effect: Andromeda, it doesn't mean gamers can't see what the multiplayer is like through secondhand video. They recently released a new promo piece going in depth about Andromeda's multiplayer.
Mar 14 11:29pm Cinema Blend Games
The design of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild was recently explored in a series of videos detailing the development of the game. One of the concepts that was almost part of the story is almost too insane to mention.
Mar 14 11:17pm Cinema Blend Games
Gears of War 4 is generally received well by die-hard fans and critics. Those who only occasionally dip their toe into the series weren't too impressed, but those who also worked on the series weren't entirely won over either... such as the original creator, Cliff Bleszinski.
Mar 14 4:28pm Gaming–Digital Trends
Nvidia isn't resting on its laurels and already has plans for its own next generation of GPUs. Code-named Volta, the new line is expected sometime before the end of 2018 and could transition Nvidia's production to a 12nm process, The post Nvidia’s Volta line of GPUs could be 12nm parts manufactured by TSMC appeared first on Digital Trends.
Mar 14 3:16pm Gaming–Digital Trends
Nintendo has released three documentaries detailing the development of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. The videos highlight classic Zelda conventions and how they were flipped on their head. The post Nintendo’s trio of documentaries explain how ‘Breath of the Wild’ redefined Zelda appeared first on Digital Trends.
Mar 14 1:53pm Cinema Blend Games
The Overwatch roster is about to receive a dose of four-legged fury as Orisa prepares to join the fray. The developers have released all kinds of details about the latest hero at this point, including a date for when she will finally be playable by all.
Mar 14 1:44pm Cinema Blend Games
BioWare is gearing up for the release of Mass Effect: Andromeda on March 21st but before that date arrives they've been dropping new details on the game, including the insane number of speaking characters in the game.
Mar 14 1:34pm Gaming–Digital Trends
Ahead of its March 24-26 beta period, the Testfire demo popped up on the Japanese eShop, and it's likely to show up early in other regions soon. Sadly, launching it simply brings you to a placeholder screen. The post You can preload ‘Splatoon 2’ Testfire and stare at a sad placeholder screen appeared first on Digital Trends.