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Comments (0) | June 15, 2015 06:28PM PST | Guest_Jim_*
South Park: The Fractured but Whole Announced at E3

Ubisoft has announced the follow up to last year's South Park: The Stick of Truth at E3 today. South Park: The Fractured but Whole has The New Kid joining Cartman's Coon and Friends group of crime fighters, with Cartman's alter ego being The Coon; a half-man, half-raccoon superhero. While you and the other kids battle the evil of South Park's cr...

Comments (0) | June 15, 2015 06:08PM PST | Guest_Jim_*
The Crew Wild Run Announced and Coming in November

Last year Ubisoft launched The Crew and this year the action-driving MMO is getting an expansion named The Crew Wild Run. With this expansion, players will be able to visit 'The Summit' where drivers will be face off in extreme events at iconic US locations. The expansion is also adding new vehicle types, including dragsters, drift cars, monster...

Comments (0) | June 15, 2015 05:45PM PST | Guest_Jim_*
Anno 2205 Goes to Space on November 3, 2015

Along with a number of action games, Ubisoft also announced the strategy, city-building game Anno 2205 will be releasing on November 3, at E3. This is the largest game of the Anno series and will be the first to reach into outer space. Players will be tasked with building cities large enough to send missions to the Moon, establishing colonies th...

Comments (0) | June 15, 2015 05:16PM PST | Guest_Jim_*
Tom Clancy's The Division Gets a Release Date

Tom Clancy's The Division was first announced a while ago, and then almost seemed to disappear. E3 is a good time for games to return to the forefront, and it has more information about the gameplay, as well as a release date of March 8, 2016. This open world RPG will be coming to the Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and Windows PCs.

The Division is se...

Comments (6) | June 15, 2015 04:46PM PST | bp9801
Tackle the Imperial Walkers on Hoth in the Gameplay Trailer for Star Wars: Battlefront

EA started off its E3 Press Conference on a big note, by showing off Mass Effect: Andromeda, and also ended it on just as big of one, with gameplay footage of Star Wars: Battlefront. We started things off by seeing the footage from April, but then shifted to all-new and all running on a PlayStation 4. Some of the footage hops between the Rebelli...

Comments (0) | June 15, 2015 04:44PM PST | Guest_Jim_*
Ghost Recon Wildlands Announced

Today at E3, Ubisoft announced Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands, the next title in the Ghost Recon series. The game is set a few years in the future in Bolivia and will have the player as part of a four-man team of Ghosts with the mission to eliminate the Santa Blanca drug cartel. The open world of the game will be the largest and most diverse...

Comments (0) | June 15, 2015 04:32PM PST | CheeseMan42

Telltale has announced that the next game in its series of games based on The Walking Dead is a mini-series centered around the popular character Michonne from the comics and TV show. The story will unfold over three episodes and will follow "her untold journey during the time between issues #126 and #139. Through this Telltale Games mini-series...

Comments (0) | June 15, 2015 04:23PM PST | CheeseMan42

LastPass is a popular password management utility that has features such as encrypted password storage, auto form filling, and password generation. The company has revealed that it "discovered and blocked suspicious activity" on Friday but also stated that no encrypted data or user accounts were accessed. Information that was compromised include...

Comments (1) | June 15, 2015 04:06PM PST | CheeseMan42

Despite frequent rumors about the death of PC gaming, the platform continues to enjoy strong sales numbers and great games, as evidenced by the ongoing Steam sale. A new report claims that not only is PC gaming not dead, it is set to outpace console gaming by the value of games sold by the end of next year. The value of PC games sold will be abo...

Comments (0) | June 15, 2015 01:50PM PST | bp9801
BioWare Takes Us to a New Galaxy in Mass Effect: Andromeda; Arriving Holiday 2016 for PC, PS4, XBO

EA has a little bit of everything to show off during its E3 Press Conference, but perhaps one of the biggest titles is an RPG from BioWare. We finally have our first look at the next Mass Effect game, and we also have its name: Mass Effect: Andromeda. This new ME experience takes us to a brand new galaxy to explore years after the original trilo...

Comments (0) | June 15, 2015 12:58PM PST | bp9801

Microsoft's E3 press conference has wrapped up, and perhaps one of the biggest items out of that was not a game was the fact that the Xbox One now has backwards compatibility. More than 100 Xbox 360 games can be played on the Xbox One, with more capable of being supported. All a developer has to do in order to get their X360 game to play on the ...

Comments (0) | June 15, 2015 12:42PM PST | Guest_Jim_*
Halo 5, Backwards Compatibility, and More Highlight Xbox E3 2015 Briefing

With E3 going on, you can expect a lot of news to come out of the many briefings companies will give. This morning Microsoft held its Xbox briefing and it did not fail to show off a lot of new games and features, as well as providing more information about already known titles. Check out our Official E3 2015 forum thread for discussion and video...

Comments (0) | June 15, 2015 09:07AM PST | bp9801

A new week is upon us, as is a wealth of items, so let's dive right in. If you've ever wondered how to watercool a video card, look no further as we have a guide on how to do exactly that to a GTX 970. There is a review of the Gigabyte Brix GB-BXA8-5557 PC, a tiny AMD-based computer that may be a solid option for those needing something with a s...

Comments (1) | June 15, 2015 04:27AM PST | gebraset
GeForce GTX 980 Ti Super JetStream Announced by Palit

Palit, a leading graphics card manufacturer, has officially unveiled the GeForce GTX 980 Ti Super JetStream graphics card. The card, which is the company’s latest addition to its already plentiful GTX 900 series lineup, offers a core clock speed of 1152MHz, which helps to provide an 11 percent increase in gaming benchmarks compared to a referenc...

Comments (0) | June 15, 2015 04:18AM PST | Guest_Jim_*

We know most materials by their surfaces, if they are bumpy or smooth, slick or rough, and these characteristics can be very important for a variety of applications. For that reason, the ability to alter a material's surface features could be a game-changer in a number of ways, and now researchers at MIT have found a way to do just that. Making ...

Comments (0) | June 14, 2015 11:45PM PST | bp9801
Build and Run Your Own Vault with Fallout Shelter; Out Now on iOS, Coming Later to Android

Alongside all the news about DOOM, Dishonored 2, and Fallout 4, Bethesda also revealed its first mobile game: Fallout Shelter. This mobile game puts you as the Overseer of a Vault to build and run as you see fit, with inspiration drawn from the likes of XCOM, FTL, and SimCity. It's up to you to control the people in your Vault and keep them prod...

Comments (0) | June 14, 2015 08:53PM PST | bp9801

One of the surprises during Bethesda's E3 Press Conference, if you haven't paid attention to any leaks, was Dishonored 2. Arkane Studios' sequel to the smash hit of 2012, Dishonored 2 takes us to the coastal city of Karnaca, where a new wave of corruption needs to be cleansed. The game is set 15 years after events in the first game, and you can ...

Comments (0) | June 14, 2015 08:42PM PST | bp9801
Bethesda Drops a Nuke at E3; Fallout 4 Coming November 10, 2015

Ten days ago, Bethesda showed off the game that RPG fans have been clamoring for: Fallout 4. The trailer split our time between pre-war and post-war apocalyptia in the Boston area, but seemed to ask more questions than it answered. Is the player character voiced? Are we playing only in post-apocalypse Boston or getting some pre-war experience, t...

Comments (0) | June 14, 2015 08:21PM PST | bp9801
Return to Hell in DOOM; Arriving Next Spring on PC, PS4, and XBO

If you can believe it, DOOM 3 arrived eleven years ago, and in that time very little has actually been said or shown of DOOM 4. Sure, there were the rumors of it being canceled, and then John Carmack came out and said id Software's mobile division was shuttered to better focus on the game. Then last year came a beta offer with pre-orders of Wolf...

Comments (1) | June 14, 2015 05:09PM PST | ClayMeow
Google Unveils YouTube Gaming, Coming This Summer

When it comes to game trailers and pre-recorded videos, YouTube has always been the place to go. But gaming was never the focus for YouTube, and when it comes to live-streaming, Twitch has taken center stage. While it may be hard to dethrone Twitch, Google will sure try. This Summer, Google will be launching YouTube Gaming, a brand new app and w...

Comments (0) | June 14, 2015 03:46PM PST | ClayMeow
Focus Home Partnering with Lords of the Fallen Developer Deck13 for New Sci-Fi Action-RPG IP

Paris-based publisher Focus Home Interactive and Frankfurt-based indie studio Deck13 (best known for Lords of the Fallen) have announced a partnership to launch a brand new action-RPG IP set in a dystopian sci-fi future. The name of the game and details will be revealed at a later date, but according to the press release, "the new game will feat...

Comments (0) | June 14, 2015 03:11PM PST | ClayMeow
Blood Bowl 2 Brutalizing PC, PS4, and XBO on September 22

Focus Home Interactive has announced that Blood Bowl 2, the sequel to the video game adaptation of Game Workshop's Warhammer-football board game melding, will be arriving on September 22 for PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. The base game will feature eight races to choose from: Humans, Orcs, Dwarfs, Skaven, High Elves, Dark Elves, Chaos, and the...

Comments (0) | June 14, 2015 02:48PM PST | ClayMeow
The Chimera Faction Introduced in New Act of Aggression Video

Back in August of last year, publisher Focus Home Interactive and developer Eugen Systems promised "to bring about a return to the 90s Golden Era of real time strategy games" with near-future RTS Act of Aggression. In a new series of videos, Focus Home is introducing us to each of the game's three playable factions. First up is the Chimera, a ve...

Comments (0) | June 14, 2015 02:25PM PST | ClayMeow
Perfect World Bringing Torchlight to iOS and Android Later This Year

Runic Games' action-RPG Torchlight was a surprise hit when it launched back in 2009, and its highly anticipated 2012 sequel, Torchlight II, met with similar acclaim and success. Now Perfect World has announced that it's bringing the beloved indie series to mobile devices, with the easy-to-remember name of Torchlight Mobile.

Set to release later...

Comments (0) | June 12, 2015 01:57PM PST | Guest_Jim_*

With the constant push for faster and faster electronics, it is becoming necessary to look to new materials and technologies to continue progressing. For this to happen though, we have to understand the physics involved, which can be difficult to do in some circumstances, such as at very high frequencies. Researchers at Rice University though, h...

Comments (0) | June 12, 2015 12:23PM PST | CheeseMan42
Noctua Shows Off Its Wares at Computex

Noctua was on hand at Computex 2015 in Taipei, Taiwan this past week and has posted a summary of the products it brought on its website for those that couldn't make the trip. The highlight of the show was the upcoming next-generation 120mm A-series fan which was named the best cooling product at the show by Tom's Hardware. Noctua has also update...

Comments (3) | June 12, 2015 09:51AM PST | bp9801

At long last, the Ask Toolbar is on its way out, as Microsoft has recently started classifying older versions as a piece of unwanted software. Its malware programs have been automatically updated to detect and remove outdated Ask Toolbar installs, which should make many of us quite happy. It will certainly please security and IT professionals, a...

Comments (0) | June 12, 2015 07:25AM PST | Guest_Jim_*

Friction is everywhere and while it can be frustrating, it is also very useful and impossible to live without. There are instances though, when it seems to disappear as the phenomenon, superlubricity appears. Now researchers at MIT have finally studied friction at the nanoscale, including the emergence of superlubricity, which could have a signi...

Comments (0) | June 12, 2015 06:29AM PST | gebraset
Lian Li Introduces Aluminum and Tempered Glass Dual-Compartment Chassis

Lian Li, one of the largest and most reputable manufacturers of aluminum PC cases in Taiwan, has announced the PC-O8 chassis. The main design element of the PC-08 is its dual-compartment construction, which allows enthusiasts to show off their high-end hardware through the zone that features tempered glass, while less appealing products can be s...

Comments (0) | June 11, 2015 04:52PM PST | bp9801
Shadow Warrior 2 is Official; Launches 2016 for PC, PS4, and XBO

Teased last night and officially unveiled today by developer Flying Wild Hog, Shadow Warrior 2 is set to continue the adventures of Lo Wang. Set five years after the end of the first game, Shadow Warrior 2 sees humans and demons living side by side in this savage new landscape. Wang has retreated to the Wildlands to escape the reach of his enemi...






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