Technology


Net neutrality repeal takes effect Monday Net neutrality repeal takes effect Monday
- June 11, 2018

Last month, the Senate took the first step in a last ditch effort to save net neutrality by passing the Congressional Review Act (CRA) that would overrule the FCC's decision to end the regulation. Broadband companies have said that they will still continue to uphold the Net Neutrality principles but some Net Neutrality supporters say that it's not enough to just trust all the companies. (more...)
Welp, Bethesda just killed the 'Skyrim on everything' joke Welp, Bethesda just killed the 'Skyrim on everything' joke
- June 11, 2018

For the first few moments of the Skyrim: Very Special Edition trailer, you kind of want it to be real. Of course, the longer Keegan-Michael Key destroys his home in the process of playing the game, it's clear that maybe voice-based gaming isn't the right fit for Skyrim . (more...)
Tales of Vesperia: Definitive Edition Confirmed For Nintendo Switch Tales of Vesperia: Definitive Edition Confirmed For Nintendo Switch
- June 11, 2018

It'll be released later this year. The role-playing game follows Yuri Lowell, who must save the planet with the help of a plucky group of characters. If you've played the Xbox 360 version of Tales of Vesperia , then you should know that the Definitive Edition adds new party members Flynn and Patty along with a considerable amount of additional content. (more...)
Google Pixel 3 May Come With Wireless Charging & Also Have Active Edge Google Pixel 3 May Come With Wireless Charging & Also Have Active Edge
- June 11, 2018

We can expect Google to comment on the development not before the Pixel launch sometime later this year. Now, these leaks did not come from an official source, so numerous people that talked about them warned fans to take all of this with a grain of salt. (more...)
Devolver is releasing Metal Wolf Chaos XD Devolver is releasing Metal Wolf Chaos XD
- June 11, 2018

Metal Wolf Chaos XD is coming to Xbox One, PS4 and PC, and will, according to the marketing materials that just could not resist this pun, ask you to Mech America Great Again . The game centers on Michael Wilson, the president of the United States, fighting a coup d'état by Richard Hawk, the vice president, who has usurped the presidency and instituted a dictatorship in the country. (more...)
Prey Mooncrash DLC Has Roguelike Elements, Now Available For Download Prey Mooncrash DLC Has Roguelike Elements, Now Available For Download
- June 11, 2018

TransStar has a secret moon base, but it stops transmitting, so Peter is sent there to investigate. Against all odds, Peter must escape a TranStar base rife with enemies and hazards... You can get Mooncrash right now for $20 by itself. Improvise and innovate in order to survive as you search for answers. The multiplayer mode Typhon Hunter will come later this summer, and will pit one player against 5 others, who get to play as Mimics and can disguise themselves just like the in-game ... (more...)
E3 2018: Bethesda Unveils Starfield, First New Franchise in 25 Years E3 2018: Bethesda Unveils Starfield, First New Franchise in 25 Years
- June 11, 2018

There's very little to go on right now, but Bethesda has already built rich and beloved worlds with The Elder Scrolls and Fallout franchises. You can play Elder Scrolls Blades in vertical or horizontal mode, so if you don't like having to flip your phone over you won't need to. (more...)
Microsoft Announce New Halo: Infinite at E3 2018 Conference - Reveal Trailer Microsoft Announce New Halo: Infinite at E3 2018 Conference - Reveal Trailer
- June 11, 2018

Xbox chief Phil Spencer announced the acquisitions during the E3 gaming convention in Los Angeles Sunday. The game looks handsome already but will see a higher visual fidelity through the power of Xbox One X. Infinite should be the next mainline Halo game so it's fair to say it should be a shooter.but at this point we never really know what 343i will do next. (more...)
Bethesda announces Prey and Wolfenstein VR games at E3 2018 Bethesda announces Prey and Wolfenstein VR games at E3 2018
- June 11, 2018

The resistance has become much more technically adept and players will take up the role of a resistance hacker tasked with tearing apart the Nazi forces in Paris using their own machines against them to aid the French resistance. BJ's legacy lives on in the next iteration of Bethesda's Wolfenstein franchise. Of course, you can also play solo if that suits your fancy. "Saddle up, Cyberpilot, you're one of us now". (more...)
DEVIL MAY CRY 5 is Officially Coming in 2019 DEVIL MAY CRY 5 is Officially Coming in 2019
- June 11, 2018

For those who are wondering, the game is directed by Hideaki Itsuno, who has worked on other Devil May Cry games in the series as well. In the game, several years have passed and the threat of demonic power is "long since forgotten". Last, but certainly not least, below you can enjoy the first screenshots, lovely character artwork showcasing Nero and Nico, and the official box art, alongside the key artwork. (more...)
EA's new subscription service Origin Access Premier announced at E3 2018 EA's new subscription service Origin Access Premier announced at E3 2018
- June 11, 2018

So, how does EA Origin Access Premier (and yes, it really is that clunkily-worded, and yes, the lack of an "E" at the end of "premier" is definitely making my eye twitch a little) differ from the base version? That means Battlefield V , Madden NFL 19 (which will be on PC again for the first time in years and years), Federation Internationale de Football Association 19 and Anthem , day and date, as well as everything already in the Vault. (more...)
Doom Eternal is promising more Doom, but bigger, better, and more hellish
- June 11, 2018

DOOM Eternal will be coming.at some point in the future. It's appropriate, since the original Doom took place on the Martian moon of Phobos before heading to humanity's home in Doom 2: Hell on Earth. "But what we're most excited about is showing you some of the things that you might not be expecting". Additionally, Bethesda Softworks also said that it would have a gameplay reveal ready for its fan just in time for Quakecon 2018, which will commence in August this year. (more...)
'Sekiro' is the latest game from the studio behind 'Dark Souls' 'Sekiro' is the latest game from the studio behind 'Dark Souls'
- June 11, 2018

From Software's previous games have been published by Atlus ( Demon's Souls ), Bandai Namco ( Dark Souls ), and Sony ( Bloodborne ). During The Game Awards last December, we got a tantalizing teaser . The main character has one arm, and the trailer showed him swinging around using a grappling hook. Devil May Cry 5 is coming to Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC in spring 2019. (more...)
E3 2018: Tom Clancy’s The Division 2 Story Trailer E3 2018: Tom Clancy’s The Division 2 Story Trailer
- June 11, 2018

First up, The Division 2 is set in Washington, and the snow has entirely gone. The trailer features a quick lowdown of what happens, with Washington D.C. You keep in consistent contact with your party as you proceed along. After showing off the opening trailer for the upcoming game, Ubisoft showed off some gameplay from the title. (more...)
Gears of War 5 coming in 2019, stars Kait from Gears 4
- June 11, 2018

In the closing minutes of the previous game, Kait's received an amulet from her mother that resembled the symbol of the Locust Queen Myrrah. The announcement mentioned the biggest and attractive world created by The Coalition. One is a spinoff based on a Funko Pop look, while Gears Tactics is a turn-based strategy game. There's even a teaser trailer for Gears Pop! Gears Tactics in particular will feature massive boss battles, and takes place 12 years before Gears of War 5. (more...)
Halo Infinite Announced by Microsoft Through New E3 2018 Trailer
- June 11, 2018

The trailer was followed by the explanation that Master Chief will be saving humanity once more in the new game, the first in three years since the release of Halo 5. Xbox One X owners should get excited to run, jump, and bash their way through this new zombie-infested world. That makes sense, as we know Microsoft is preparing to wade into the VR market with its own range of headsets and they will need a big launch title. (more...)
Valve Removes Controversial Games About AIDS, ISIS from Steam Valve Removes Controversial Games About AIDS, ISIS from Steam
- June 11, 2018

This resulted in many criticising Valve for allowing certain games onto its platform. Steam , operated by Valve Corp., announced in a statement Wednesday that it will now "allow everything" on its store - except for content that's illegal or " straight up trolling ". (more...)
Samsung Galaxy A6 Coming To The US For Sprint, Report Claims Samsung Galaxy A6 Coming To The US For Sprint, Report Claims
- June 11, 2018

The smartphone features a 5.5-inch HD (resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels) display - highly like to be an AMOLED as the predecessor also had one . The two phones are already the third-gen models of the Galaxy J3 and J7. Elsewhere, thousands of miles from the Philippine islands, Samsung has announced the Galaxy J7 (2018 ) and J3 (2018) for its USA customers. "The J3 delivers high-quality features at a great price and the J7 with its huge HD screen and unbelievable, advanced camera , ... (more...)
Microsoft Acquires Four Studios and Opens a New One
- June 11, 2018

The partnership announcement comes alongside the announcement of Forza Horizon 4 , a new title in the series. Rumors about a possible sequel to Forza Horizon 3 have been going around for quite a while, and now our wish has finally been granted! And on the Xbox One X there will be a 60 FPS mode. (more...)
Dontnod Announces Free Title The Awesome Adventures of Captain Spirit Dontnod Announces Free Title The Awesome Adventures of Captain Spirit
- June 11, 2018

This stand-alone adventure that will also give you a glimpse into what the brand-new story and characters of Life is unusual 2 will be... but only if you're clever enough to piece the clues together! One of them puts him in the role of a superhero, Captain Spirit, and he goes on all sorts of adventures, but one Saturday, something extraordinary is about to happen. (more...)
In 'Dying Light 2,' your choices determine your path to survival In 'Dying Light 2,' your choices determine your path to survival
- June 11, 2018

Although a lot of what's been discussed during the Xbox event today is coming in 2019, there's no release info yet for Dying Light 2. This is one of the rare surprises of the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), the big game trade show in Los Angeles. (more...)
Cyberpunk 2077 - official E3 2018 trailer Cyberpunk 2077 - official E3 2018 trailer
- June 11, 2018

He tells us that everybody still wants to live there, as that city is the city of dreams. Despite being only a cinematic trailer, all of the clips shown in the trailer are captured from the in-game engine, which is damn impressive. CD Projekt Red announced the game back in 2013. Fresh from the reveal of Cyberpunk 2077 at Microsoft's E3 conference, the Cyberpunk website has been updated with the new trailer and eight new screenshots. (more...)
Microsoft acquires State of Decay 2 studio Undead Labs
- June 11, 2018

Announced on stage at its E3 2018 press conference, the firm has kickstarted a new studio, while acquiring four existing teams from across the globe. Forza Horizon 4's Britain is apparently a shared open world, so other racers you meet will be real players elsewhere in the world. While it might take time for new titles from these studios to surface, it paints a promising future for its gaming efforts. (more...)
Fallout 76 is 4 times the size of Fallout 4 Fallout 76 is 4 times the size of Fallout 4
- June 11, 2018

Takes place before all the Fallout games. The game has been available on phones and Xbox One for quite a while now, but this will be its first appearance on a PlayStation device. Citing "three people familiar with the project" it appears that Fallout 76 is an experimental entry in the post-apocalyptic series, sporting online functionality and gameplay heavily-inspired by the likes of Rust and DayZ. (more...)
Halo Infinite CONFIRMED at Xbox E3 2018 Briefing
- June 11, 2018

And that's about all we know so far. If you've ever seen Forza Motorsport 6 or Forza Horizon 3 running on an Xbox One X, on a 4K tv, then you know exactly what we're talking about. You'll have to wait a bit longer, Halo fans. Even more gaming news! Dan Casey is the senior editor of Nerdist and the author of books about Star Wars and the Avengers . (more...)
The new BlackBerry smartphone is here - and yes, it has a keyboard The new BlackBerry smartphone is here - and yes, it has a keyboard
- June 10, 2018

At a glance the BlackBerry KEY2 looks quite similar to the BlackBerry KEYone as the overall highly angular shape, metal build, and QWERTY keyboard all make a return once again. That is a little negative aspect. BlackBerry Key2 is backed by a 3500Ah battery and runs on Android 8.1 Oreo operating system. As Blackberry is also admired for its battery life. (more...)
Watch Microsoft’s E3 2018 Press Conference Live Watch Microsoft’s E3 2018 Press Conference Live
- June 10, 2018

Stay tuned to IGN for more from Bethesda's E3 2018 press conference as soon as it airs and as soon as it's over. The conference has previously been used by Microsoft to show off exclusive titles, new IPs and state of the art hardware (the Xbox One X was originally shown off at Microsoft's E3 presser, for example). (more...)
Kingdom Hearts III Finally Has a January 2019 Release Date
- June 10, 2018

Kingdom Hearts III will be available on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 on January 29, 2019. The release date was confirmed overnight in a tweet , ahead of Square Enix's E3 presser at the Kingdom Hearts Orchestra World Tour . Previously set for this year, Kingdom Hearts III will miss 2018 by a hair. No mention has been made of a release of the game on Windows PC, but with the recent porting of Square Enix's Final Fantasy XV , it's not necessarily out of the realm of possibility. (more...)
Mario Tennis Aces Trailer Puts Mario Vs. Rafael Nadal Mario Tennis Aces Trailer Puts Mario Vs. Rafael Nadal
- June 10, 2018

Check out the new trailer to find out! You'll see the Spanish superstar go toe-to-toe with some Mario's most outlandish moves, discover the added feature of challenging decisions and see Mr Nadal using a Joy-Con for some good old motion control swings after the match. (more...)
Dead Or Alive 6 Making Fighting Easier For Beginners Dead Or Alive 6 Making Fighting Easier For Beginners
- June 10, 2018

Another update regarding the game is soon to come. DOA favorites are also slated to return, such as Kasumi, Hayate, Hayabusa, Helena, Jann Lee, and Zack. The character designs have also been toned down from previous entries to the series, this time on objective. Players will even see the characters' facial expressions changing dynamically - fierce scowls, pained grimaces and more. (more...)