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New Dark Souls: Remastered Trailer Showcase New Enhancement to the Game
- May 30, 2018

As such, it's possible to not only have a potter around in the Bloodborne map as Trevor, but also drive a vehicle around the place. According to Lance, the assets are as old as 2011 and foreshadows the original game by a few years, it's curious to see the changes that the level has gone through in the years leading to its release and how the final version of the Ward made it into the final game. (more...)
Microsoft’s Mysterious Surface Phone Is Coming Soon: First Microsoft’s Mysterious Surface Phone Is Coming Soon: First "Andromeda OS" Game Reveals
- May 29, 2018

The game features quick, point to point races through a lovely cityscape, and was built - according always to its official description - from the ground up to look and play great on any Windows 10 device. Now an unreleased Windows 10 game has popped up which further confirms that the highly-anticipated Surface Phone's release is getting near. So Andromeda OS is not an unknown thing anymore at least to a Microsoft enthusiast or journalists who cover Microsoft. (more...)
Mega Man 11 release date set: This preview is a must Mega Man 11 release date set: This preview is a must
- May 29, 2018

According to a listing on the region's storefront, Mega Man 11 will arrive on October 3. Jump, slide, shoot, and more, through challenging stages and Robot Master bosses. Capcom also revealed two bosses - Fuse Man and Block Man - in a new trailer today, as well as revealing Mega Man 11's new weapon wheel, which lets you swap through your different weapons quickly. (more...)
Xbox Games With Gold Offers Assassin's Creed Chronicles and More in June Xbox Games With Gold Offers Assassin's Creed Chronicles and More in June
- May 29, 2018

The pricing of Smite doesn't seem to match what's presented in the official Xbox Live Store. The first Xbox One title that subscribers can grab is Assassin's Creed Chronicles: Russia , a 2.5D platformer and final game in the Assassin's Creed Chronicles sub-series. (more...)
Bethesda Says to "Please Stand By" for a Fallout-Related Announcement
- May 29, 2018

With E3 just around the corner and Bethesda confirmed to be having another conference , it was only a matter of time before they began teasing what that conference might have in store for us. Looking at the recent history of the Fallout franchise, Fallout 3 was followed by Fallout : New Vegas then Fallout 4 came next. The good news about this tease is that Bethesda doesn't like to drag out release dates after a game has been revealed. (more...)
Apple HomePod now supports stereo pairing and Sonos-rivalling multi-room Apple HomePod now supports stereo pairing and Sonos-rivalling multi-room
- May 29, 2018

With AirPlay 2 you'll be able to add supported speakers to the Home app to use alongside HomePod. While those may be the headline features for AirPlay 2 , there are some other welcome improvements too. You'll also need sufficient iCloud storage, mind. The feature comes after repeated delays in previous versions of iOS 11, despite its announcement nearly a year ago. (more...)
This is how You Can Listen Recording of Amazon's Alexa This is how You Can Listen Recording of Amazon's Alexa
- May 29, 2018

Amazon of course keeps these recordings to help tailor the user experience for your household, but if you're uncomfortable with these entries, you can delete them individually from the app. Only when it hears its wake word does it begin sending what you say to the cloud-computer server, where it's recorded so it can be translated into commands. (more...)
Xbox One’s Games With Gold June Lineup Leaked via German Xbox Site
- May 29, 2018

The first Xbox One title that subscribers can grab is Assassin's Creed Chronicles: Russia , a 2.5D platformer and final game in the Assassin's Creed Chronicles sub-series. Recently an image has been making the rounds online that shows the full Games With Gold lineup for Xbox Live Gold users. Considering that we're coming upon June pretty quickly, we're a little surprised that neither Microsoft nor Sony have revealed their free games for their Xbox Live Games With Gold or PlayStation ... (more...)
Apple Reportedly Shifting to OLED, Suppliers Hit Apple Reportedly Shifting to OLED, Suppliers Hit
- May 29, 2018

A Japan Display spokesman declined to comment. It is found to be 25 percent higher than manufacturing cost of full-display OLED panel without the notch design used in the 5.8-inch display for the Samsung Galaxy S9. Electronic Times , citing unnamed industry sources, reported that the Cupertino, California-based company is keen to use the technology, which delivers sharper and brighter images than the liquid crystal displays (LCD) that now appear on most iPhone models, even in its entry-level ... (more...)
PUBG takes aim at Fortnite over alleged copyright violations
- May 29, 2018

It's interesting to take note that this timing of filing a case against Epic Games is in conjunction with Epic's plan to release Fortnite in cybercafes all over South Korea. That brings us to cheating, where the PUBG dev team believes it has "made the most progress". PUBG Corp has filed a lawsuit against Fortnite developer Epic Games. (more...)
PUBG devs promise to improve game’s performance PUBG devs promise to improve game’s performance
- May 29, 2018

The hacking problem has always been there as with so many other PC games, but when PUBG game opened up servers to China the problem got exponentially worse, to the point that players quickly began demanding that Bluehole make China-only servers to alleviate the problem. (more...)
'Active Shooter' video game draws backlash from parents 'Active Shooter' video game draws backlash from parents
- May 29, 2018

Your objective would be either to neutralize the target ( active shooter ) or be the target himself. "Pick your role, gear up and fight or destroy", the makers say on the Steam website . Acid added that other games that have been released "literally focuses on mass shootings/killings of people" in a way which Active Shooter does not. (more...)
The Wolf Among Us Season 2 Delayed The Wolf Among Us Season 2 Delayed
- May 28, 2018

The post goes on saying that the studio is now "exploring new ways to tell [.] stories". Telltale Games have stated that the reason for this is to allow them extra time to focus on quality and make sure that they craft something "truly special". (more...)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Retail Box Leaks With Partial Specifications Xiaomi Mi 8 Retail Box Leaks With Partial Specifications
- May 28, 2018

As confirmed by the company recently, MIUI 10 will be making its formal debut along with the flagship Mi 8 smartphone on May 31. The Xiaomi Mi Band 3 in question looks like the pebble shape of the Mi Band 2 with the strap designed in the same way except that it is inserted and removed from the top. (more...)
Atari cofounder Ted Dabney dies at 81 Atari cofounder Ted Dabney dies at 81
- May 28, 2018

Dabney was diagnosed with esophageal cancer in 2017, according to Eurogamer , which he elected not to treat. Upon the diagnosis, Ted was only given few months to live, and he opted not to seek medical treatment. However, in 1973, despite the incredible success of Pong , Dabney left Atari, selling his entire stake in the company to Bushnell for reasons that have varied over the years. (more...)
Federal Bureau of Investigation urges public to reboot home routers amid malware attack Federal Bureau of Investigation urges public to reboot home routers amid malware attack
- May 28, 2018

In a public service announcement Friday, the Federal Bureau of Investigation said it has discovered that the foreign cybercriminals used VPNFilter malware that can collect peoples' information, exploit their devices and also block network traffic. (more...)
Playground Limited Time Mode to Allow Newbs to Practice - Fortnite Playground Limited Time Mode to Allow Newbs to Practice - Fortnite
- May 28, 2018

The basic difference between the marketing strategy of the two games is that Epic Game's Fortnite is free to play, compared to PUBG that has a price of Rs 999. Much of the rest of the post is devoted to "quality of life" and performance updates created to improve the overall Fortnite experience. What in the world are you waiting for? The good news here is that we do not have to wait much longer in order to play Fortnite on Android. (more...)
Xiaomi Mi 8 specifications leaked ahead of May 31 launch in Shenzhen Xiaomi Mi 8 specifications leaked ahead of May 31 launch in Shenzhen
- May 28, 2018

Last week, three Xiaomi smartphones were certified by China's TENAA , revealing some key specifications, features . TENAA listing reveals that the smartphone will feature a 5.84-inch Full HD+ display with a screen resolution of 2280 x 1080 pixels and an aspect ratio of 19:9. (more...)
You can now do group audio talks You can now do group audio talks
- May 28, 2018

WhatsApp has been getting more and more new features lately. This is basically aimed at having one-off conversation with someone whose number does not figure in your list of contacts. While the feature is available in iOS v2.18.52, it can be found in WhatsApp's Android beta version 2.18.145. The feature shows up during a one-to-one video call. (more...)
HMD Global may launch new Nokia smartphone on May 29, teaser suggests HMD Global may launch new Nokia smartphone on May 29, teaser suggests
- May 28, 2018

We could assume the awaited global variant of the Nokia X6 as the showstopper of the event. The first Nokia X series model comes with Quick Charge 3.0 that helps deliver 50 percent of power in 30 minutes. Based on a report by GSMArena , three Nokia-branded smartphones received regulatory approval in Russian Federation earlier this month while HMD also confirmed the fact that the Nokia X6 which was launched in China recently, will be launched in other countries as well. (more...)
Games Valve Receiving Criticism for Active Shooter Game on Steam Games Valve Receiving Criticism for Active Shooter Game on Steam
- May 28, 2018

The game's Steam forums are dominated by threads calling for the developer to reconsider and for Valve to do something about the game, as well as people criticising Valve for the fact that it gives the boot to many games containing nudity while letting the likes of Active Shooter fester on digital shelves. (more...)
‘Fortnite’ Close Encounters Mode Down Due to Ammo Issues ‘Fortnite’ Close Encounters Mode Down Due to Ammo Issues
- May 28, 2018

Get ready for chaos and hope that your aim is decent, because there is nothing to bail you out in a battle this time. "Practice, strategize and enjoy yourself". This was released as part of update 4.2, which also contained another surprise. The Builder Pro configuration and Turbo Building should now always register quick piece changes and cancellations. (more...)
Microsoft Steps Up to GDPR and Releases Compliance Tools Microsoft Steps Up to GDPR and Releases Compliance Tools
- May 28, 2018

The report stated GDPR implementation has prompted the Indian companies to fortify their databases, leading to an upswing in the search for cyber security and privacy professionals. Asked about the merits of Schrems' complaints, Jelinek said: "If there is forced consent, there is no consent". Amy Webb, a fellow at Harvard's Nieman Foundation and founder of the Future Today Institute, warned the new law could lead to a "splinternet" with different kinds of data available in various ... (more...)
Co-op monster hunting title, Duntless releases open beta Co-op monster hunting title, Duntless releases open beta
- May 28, 2018

Dauntless is the next evolution of online co-op action RPGs, built upon a living, breathing world that will continue to grow and expand for years to come. Dauntless features a main campaign as well as post-game content called Evergame. To stay up to date on in-game events, updates and more, follow Dauntless on Facebook , Twitter and join the official Forum . (more...)
Published a gameplay trailer of World War Z Published a gameplay trailer of World War Z
- May 28, 2018

The first main locale, judging by the trailer , is Moscow, where even the Iron Curtain and wintry conditions can't stop the onrush of the lightning-fast freakers bounding towards the group of survivors below. There notably hasn't been a great deal of information divulged about World War Z , so this new trailer showing of its co-op action and previewing its co-op campaign is nice to have. (more...)