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Capcom Finally Reveals Devil May Cry 5

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Maybe it's the short hair. Devil May Cry 5 is being developed by Capcom and Ninja Theory. Check out the trailer for yourself below. Legendary action series returns - The 16 million unit selling series is back with original Director Hideaki Itsuno at the helm of development. Read More »

Microsoft doubles number of game studios, teases new Halo

The "flighting program" will be similar to one used in Halo: The Master Chief Collection . The next entry in the Halo franchise is official - and it's called Halo Infinite . Halo fans looking to return to the video game franchise's popular science fiction universe won't have to wait too much longer. The game will be playable for Xbox One and PC. Read More »

Jump Force Brings Goku, Naruto, And More Together For A Giant Battle

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So, if you want to see Freeza fight Naruto , then your time has come. Going into E3 2018 , Microsoft needed to bring more than backwards compatibility, and they did. Of course, anime fans are already pointing out the similarities between Jump Force and J-Stars Victory VS. Kotaku later shared a video showing off gameplay footage of the three-versus-three tag team fighting game. Read More »

The Division 2 E3 2018 Cinematic Trailer

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In the wake of the virus, storms, flooding and subsequent chaos have radically transformed the city. The Division 2's initial level cap is 30, and that's when you'll be able to choose a specialization, Ubisoft said. The Division 2 is due out for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC on March 15, 2019. On top of that, players will have access to a full year of free story-driven missions, map expansions and new game features. Read More »

Star Fox is Available in Starlink Exclusively On Nintendo Switch

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With games like Skull and Bones and Assassin's Creed Odyssey on the horizon for Ubisoft, you'd be forgiven if you forgot about its upcoming toys-to-life game, Starlink: Battle for Atlas. Mix and match pilots, hulls, wings, and weapons to assemble your ideal starship with an unprecedented level of customization and creativity. When you swap out a part or a pilot, this is displayed on the screen instantly. Read More »

Gmail for Android now lets you customize swipe actions

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Available with the latest update version 8.5.20, it is now uncertain whether the feature has been available since the latest version's release date or is a server-side update. These customizable swipes were initially spotted in an APK teardown of an older build of Gmail which meant that Google was already working on the feature which we guess is finally here. Read More »

Apple bans mining cryptocurrency on iPhones (AAPL)

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When it blocked Calendar 2 in March, Apple cited section 2.4.2 of its Review Guidelines , noting that a background process to mine currencies in exchange for access to premium features ran afoul of its device resource drain restrictions. Read More »

Here’s what Square Enix announced at E3 2018

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We'll find out more about the game this August. By giving early glimpses to Microsoft, they took out a lot of sting from their own conference before it even began. Visually it's very good, capturing the likenesses of the characters very well indeed. Octopath Traveler was also given a quick name check, while a crossover with Monster Hunter: World was announced for MMO Final Fantasy XIV Online this summer. Read More »

E3 2018: Electronic Arts Gave More Details On Anthem And Battlefield V

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Anthem is an open-world shooter where players will be able to roam the world and find objectives to complete. The game is already available for purchase on PC, PS4 and Xbox One . Quake Champions hypes the game at the Bethesda E3 2018 Showcase by announcing a free to play week for everyone. In this presentation, two of the four players were both playing as Colossus class Javelins, but it was clear through their customizations that they weren't just playing the same character. Read More »

Watch the Square Enix E3 Showcase 2018 Live Stream!

Nier Automata is coming to Xbox One and Platinum is collaborating with Square once again for something called Babylon's Fall coming in 2019, looking quite Souls-ish. Annoyingly arrogantly presentation aside, this does showcase Square Enix's nearly schizophrenically varied output of upcoming games. It also comes with the Edition of Light's DLC, one Pep Pop that peps up all active allies and 15 more Seeds of Skill. Read More »

Watch the Square Enix E3 2018 press conference live stream right here

We saw Kingdom Hearts III and Shadow of the Tomb Raider during Microsoft's press briefing on Sunday , but we should get a deeper dive on both titles at the Square Enix event, especially with both coming out in the coming months. The game will have a very large focus on action. Platinum Games is best known for games such as Vanquish , NieR: Automata , and the upcoming Granblue Fantasy Project Re:Link. Read More »

Wolfenstein: Youngblood passes the Nazi-killing baton to BJ's twin daughters

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Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus made our list of the best shooters on PC , as well it might. This time around you'll be in the role of series protagonist BJ Blazkowicz's twin daughters. There's a VR adventure coming too, called Wolfenstein: Cyberpilot . As you might guess from the title, we can probably expect a standalone spin-off of similar size to Wolfenstein: The Old Blood. Read More »

Gears Tactics is an XCOM-like turn-based strategy game

The other spin-off is a strategy game called Gears Tactics . Perhaps the most weird news to come out of the event, however, was the announcement of Gears Pop! Microsoft also talked briefly about two new Gears titles, Gears Pop and Gears Tactics . Read More »

E3 2018: Doom Eternal Will Be Hell On Earth

How long will you have to wait to rip and tear your way through a new host of demons? Now that Doom finally has the flagship relaunch it needed, it's time for a sequel. The Doom Slayer will feel even more powerful. You want to see Hell on Earth? Gameplay for Doom Eternal will be revealed later this summer at QuakeCon 2018 in Dallas, Texas on August 10th, and it'll be live-streamed for everyone who is not able to attend. Read More »

Hellblade developer Ninja Theory and four others acquired by Microsoft

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Even on the Switch are games like Mario Odyssey and Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild . Something else noted by the Battletoads E3 2018 trailer is that the game will have 4K hand drawn 2.5D graphics. Whether or not David Wise is actually involved with the game remains to be seen, however. Microsoft's hardware team "is deep into architecting the next Xbox consoles, where we will once again deliever on our commitment to set the benchmark for console gaming". Read More »

The Elder Scrolls: Blades announced for smartphones

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It will have hand-crafted and procedurally generated dungeons. Before you get excited, this isn't Elder Scrolls VI (which was teased at the end). "'Town" is the story mode, where you complete quests and customize your town. After this, fans will be registered to try out the first-person role-playing game for Android and iOS that will apparently feature console-quality graphics and include a variety of combat styles. Read More »

Origin Access Premier Subscription Will Get You EA Games "Before Anyone Else"

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Two years ago, EA launched EA Origin Access , a subscription program which gave PC players access to a large swath of EA's library for just $4.99 / £3.99 per month (or $29.99 / £19.99 when purchased in 12-month blocks). For the first time in a subscription, you're getting new games like Madden NFL 19 , Federation Internationale de Football Association 19, Battlefield V and Anthem , and full access to more than 100 games from EA and other publishers with a single membership. Read More »

Fallout 76 is 4 times the size of Fallout 4

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Takes place before all the Fallout games. We expect Bethesda to reveal more about Fallout 76 during its own E3 2018 conference. As said, we'll find out more about Fallout 76 at Bethesda's E3 2018 conference, so stay tuned for more. Read More »

"Kingdom Hearts III" Launches in the West on January 29, 2019

With a release date finally announced , are you excited for Kingdom Hearts III? Kingdom Hearts 3 will hit the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on Jan 29, 2019. Fortunately, it's only around a month into the new year and at this point we've waited so long at this point that another month is nothing if it means the game is the best it can be. Read More »

Coldwood and EA’s Unravel Two is now out as an E3 present

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The entire game has been created to be played with two characters: you can play in co-op, but also in single-player, in which case you can untwine the two characters from one another and control them independently to solve puzzles. Unravel 2 is immediately available for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC. Since then, many gamers have been asking for a sequel and it looks like EA has one in development. Read More »

E3 2018: 6 Ups & 6 Downs From EA's Conference

They'll do this if they knock it out of the park with Battlefield V and Anthem . Anthem is set to release early next year, on February 22 . The new trailer surrounds a storm that's on the verge of wiping out civilization as we know it. Read More »

Yahoo Messenger is getting killed off in July

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At the moment, there is no direct replacement for Yahoo Messenger, but users are being advised that they can request an invite for the beta version of the invite-only group messaging app Yahoo Squirrel . Yahoo also stated that it is abandoning the service in pursuit of coming up with a better communication tool that fits the current trends of messenger applications. Read More »

In EA's SEA OF SOLITUDE, Loneliness Is a Real Beast article

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It is developed by Cornelia Geppert and her passionate team at Jo-Mei Games in Berlin, Germany. Geppert said that she started writing the game at one of the darkest and loneliest times in her life. Your quest is simple: explore the submerged worlds of these unusual lands in your small boat, meet new people and cultures, and find out what happened to you and if there's even a remedy. Read More »

MIT Scientists Create 'Psychopath' AI Named Norman

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The researchers note that Norman is a case study aiming to see how AI could turn bad if its machine learning algorithms feed on this kind of data. After the gruesome exposure, Norman was subjected to the Rorschach inkblot test - a psychological exam from 1921 which tests what subjects see when they look at nondescript inkblots. Read More »

Apple announces iOS 12 and macOS Mojave

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Apple's AirPods could soon become a useful hearing aid in crowded environments. While parents who use Apple products will like this feature, it's worth noting that it could be better. You don't want that to happen your one and only £1,000 iPhone. In addition, callers can change their face to what's called an animoji. It is pretty cool. Read More »

Hitman 2 unveiled by Warner Bros. with November release date

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Agent 47's lethal escapades will continue in Hitman 2 , which serves as a direct sequel to IO Interactive's 2016 reboot. There will be "tons and tons of post-launch content". The story will take Agent 47 to "a vibrant Miami setting", "an in-progress motorsport race", and "dangerous rainforests", according to the official description. Read More »

Respawn Entertainment Announces Jedi: Fallen Order, Coming Holiday 2019

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It will take place during the "dark times" of " Star Wars " lore, when the Jedi are being hunted, he said. Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order releases holiday 2019. Dan Casey is the senior editor of Nerdist and the author of books about Star Wars and the Avengers . In further Star Wars news, DiCE announced that this year Star Wars Battlefront II will dive deep into the era of The Clone Wars including four brand new heroes: Obi-Wan Kenobi, General Grievous, Count Dooku, and Anakin ... Read More »

Anthem gameplay trailer reveals how quests, combat, and flying work

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The Dominion, the bad guys, are looking to use the " Anthem of creation" to create even more chaos in the world. Combat missions out in the field will be offered to players after suiting up and making decisions in Tarsis, but it's now unclear how many Mass Effect-like branching opportunities will actually unfold in this Tarsis experience. Read More »

Electronic Arts debuts PC game streaming service at E3 2018

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Origin Access first launched back in 2016 , as a PC version of the original EA Access subscription scheme for Xbox One . It also comes with perks for trying and buying new games. Battlefield V follows on October 11, while the new social Action-RPG Anthem isn't expected until February 15, 2019. Then save 10% on other Origin digital purchases like Ultimate Team content. Read More »

IOS 12 lets you see which apps are destroying your iPhone battery

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It will also make it more hard for marketers to track users. The new version of Apple's mobile operating system will be faster and provides Siri with new powers. Look forward to video previews of apps as well as curated editorial content and tips from Apple's app experts. There have also been some improvements made to taking screenshots in macOS Mojave . Read More »

Facebook made some private posts public for as many as 14M

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People could have changed the individual audience setting on posts, but would have had to notice the setting was different from what they'd chosen. The glitch was active between 18 and 22 May, a spokeswoman added, but it took the site until 27 May to switch posts back to private - or whatever the user had typically used before the bug became apparent. Read More »

AMD Demos The World's First 7nm GPU, Radeon Instinct Vega

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The next-generation EPYC will also use the same SP3 socket as the first-generation chips, though AMD did not clarify on what the status of drop-in compatibility will be. AMD does have silicon back in the labs, up and running. Sampling of Zen 2-based EPYC processors remains on track for the second half of this year. Read More »

Asus' New ZenBook 15 Pro (UX580) Has a Display for a Touchpad

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An Asus rep told us that the ZenBook Pro 15 lasts up to 10 hours, with the ScreenPad off (you can use it as a regular touchpad) but just 6 hours with it on. ASUS already has a few big-name apps that are compatible with the ScreenPad , including Microsoft Word , Excel , Powerpoint , and YouTube. ASUS has a deserved reputation for innovation, creating the diminutive and cheap, but low-powered, NetBook market with its EEE PC, then the UltraBook with its slim and light, and ... Read More »

'Tetris Effect' Hits PS4, PlayStation VR This Fall

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Music, backgrounds, sounds, special effects-everything, down to the Tetris pieces themselves, pulse, dance, shimmer, and explode in flawless sync with how you're playing. A player grading and leveling system as well as variable difficulty to encourage and reward replayability. Tetris Effect will be playable on the show floor at E3 2018 and a demo is in the works as well. Read More »

IOS 12: the best features coming soon to an iPhone near you

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The company's use of "alternative appearance" suggests that Apple might be offering it for times when Face ID might not work as well as it should. This move right here fundamentally breaks how companies track you all over the web and to show it, Apple made a decision to shade Facebook by showing example of one of their links. Read More »

Instagram reportedly tinkering with longer-form video posts

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According to a report by The Wall Street Journal , Instagram might just start letting users post videos that are up to an hour long. The functionality will focus on vertical videos (those that have more height than their width). However, the WSJ does note how these plans are "tentative and subject to change". The feature, if it launches, will do so within the Instagram app, one source said. Read More »

Clever new sound bar is compact, powerful and very smart

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Like the Sonos One , this is a smart speaker that will include support for Amazon Alexa voice control and eventually Google Assistant. The Sonos Beam isn't a replacement for the company's soundbar, as previously rumoured, it's something altogether new. Read More »

Apple’s software chief explains how iOS apps will work on Mac

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On the top right you'll see a scrollable list of your apps with a column called "64-Bit (Intel)". "Users can also explore new Create, Work, Play and Develop tabs to find the flawless app for a specific project or objective - from music, video and photography apps to business utilities and games". Read More »

Here's how Twitter reacted to Apple's WWDC '18

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Augmented reality was one of the first topics Apple tackled at its yearly WWDC keynote on Monday, with new ARKit2 features in iOS 12 created to help people put the technology to use in the real world. Federighi gave some major updates around augmented reality (AR) with ARKit 2, a "platform that allows developers to integrate shared experiences, persistent AR experiences tied to a specific location, object detection and image tracking to make AR apps even more dynamic", according to ... Read More »

Alexa and Google Assistant integration reportedly coming to Xbox One

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A report from Windows Central claims to show screenshots of internal builds at Microsoft showcasing better support for digital assistants, including third-party ones like Alexa and Google Assistant . In practice, what that interaction looks like is clear: You speak to your Amazon Echo or Google Home, which speaks to your Xbox, which executes a command. Read More »

Speed through the WWDC 2018 keynote with sketchnotes

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According to Apple, iOS 12 should be quicker and more responsive than iOS 11 across all devices, and the brand new release is compatible with all the devices that can run iOS 11, down to iPhone 5s and iPad mini 2. ARKit 2 brings more augmented reality goodness to Apple devices, including the ability for up to four people to share the same AR space at the same time. Read More »

RIP Threadripper: Intel teases 28C/56T CPU at 5GHz

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The limited edition chip is part of Intel's celebration of its 50th year as a company and the 40th year since it delivered the 8086 microprocessor. Rumors and leaks of the Intel Core i7-8086K spilled everywhere on the web so it was basically inevitable we would see it at Computex 2018 and now it's finally official. Read More »

OnePlus 6 Silk White available on June 5

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In comparison to the regular models of the phone - Mirror Black and Midnight black, the OnePlus 6 Silk White and Marvel Avengers limited edition boast of some design tweaks. In terms of specs, OnePlus 6 comes with a 6.28-inch screen and FullHD+ display with a resolution of 2280x1080 pixels and an aspect ratio of 19:9. The device is powered by the Snapdragon 845 SoC with Adreno 630 GPU. Read More »

Apple updates App Store guidelines to keep data mining in check

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Apple just revealed what's next for the iPhone , Mac, Apple Watch , and Apple TV. Apple's iPhone SE 2 might also launch as an India-exclusive this year, points out a new report . Apple's next macOS will be named Mojave, after the desert in California . The feature will also be making its way to the next version of macOS . Read More »