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Tomb Raider Reboot Writer, Rhianna Pratchett Quits the Series

Pratchett is moving on to "new adventures."<p>Tomb Raider developer Crystal Dynamics has announced that Rhianna Pratchett, writer of the recent Tomb …

Ellie is all grown up in 'The Last of Us: Part II'

Sony closed out its PlayStation Experience keynote with the first trailer for <i>The Last of Us: Part II</i>, the sequel to Naughty Dog's breakout 2013 shooter. The stars of the original game, Joel and Ellie, return in <i>Part II</i>, older and apparently filled with a desire for vengeance. In the trailer, after …

Gaming

Sony's New Uncharted Game Resurrects Something Overlooked

Call it “standalone DLC” for TIME top 10 pick <i>Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End</i> if you must, it’s effectively a new PlayStation 4 <i>Uncharted</i> game from studio …

PSX 2016: Uncharted: The Lost Legacy Announced

Chloe and Nadine are back for their own adventure.<p>Uncharted: The Lost Legacy was shown off at the 2016 PlayStation Experience.<p>The standalone story …

Resident Evil 7 to Support Cross-Saves Between PC and Xbox One

Where next for Anywhere?<p>Resident Evil 7 players will be able to transfer their saves between versions of the game bought on Xbox One and the PC …

New Resident Evil 7 Demo Announced With Terrifying Trailer

An update for the Resident Evil 7's Beginning Hour demo will has been released on PS4. The "Twilight" demo, as Capcom is calling it, will allow players to explore "more of the mysterious, derelict mansion" featured in the original.<p>"Now is your chance to investigate on your own if you haven’t had …

The DeanBeat: The intersection of sci-fi, video games, and real-world tech

Video game designer Will Wright was fond of saying that a dog-eared copy of Neal Stephenson’s 1992 novel Snow Crash was the business plan for many Silicon Valley startups. That novel’s vision of the Metaverse inspired technologies such as the Second Life virtual world and the Xbox Live online …

Smart Cities

Meet The Baker Family From 'Resident Evil 7: Biohazard'

In a new story based trailed for <i>Resident Evil 7: Biohazard</i> we get to meet the villains of the new game, the decidedly creepy Baker family.<p>Now before you go any further, the trailer (shown below) is quite graphic and if you are of a nervous disposition then you may want to give it a miss.<p>That said, …

Resident Evil: Vendetta trailer offers first look at CG movie

Late last week, Capcom released some still images from the movie <i>Resident Evil: Vendetta</i>, promising to show off the movie’s first trailer at the Tokyo …

Asus ROG GX800VH review - the world's most powerful gaming laptop?

Asus reckons that the ROG GX800VH could well be the most powerful consumer-level laptop in the world - and I it may well be right. The spec on this …

PlayStation VR arrives October 13 with 50 games

Sony's long-awaited PlayStation VR headset now has a release date: October 13, 2016. We previously knew that the headset would ship this October, but at E3 2016, Sony just announced the 13th as the day you'll be able to plug a PlayStation 4 game console into virtual reality.<p>At launch, Sony says the …

Virtual Reality

All the News From Sony's E3 2016 Press Conference

Like previous years, Sony's E3 2016 press conference was packed with an assortment of news and announcements on its hardware and some of its biggest upcoming games. With so many announcements to keep track of, we've compiled them all here for your convenience. Check out our roundup of all the news …

Not big on digital gaming? Now you can play off cartridges designed for smartphones

A crowd-funded company is bringing old school gaming to the digital age with this take on gaming cartridges for smartphones.<p>Having just released its first game, Pico Cassette is a crowd-funded project that is bringing the days of cartridge swapping to iPhones and Android devices. And with indie …

Retrogaming

How to benchmark your graphics card

Benchmarking your graphics card is a great way to quickly and easily see how well your GPU will cope with a variety of graphical demands and effects. …

Rise of The Tomb Raider DLC "Cold Darkness Awakened" Arrives as Square Enix Celebrates 20-Years of Lara

Crystal Dynamics and Square Enix are celebrating 20 years of Lara Croft beginning with festivities for this major milestone at PAX East 2016.<p>The …

Call of Duty 2016 To Be a Sci-Fi Space Shooter?

Ok, before we all get worked up here let’s clarify that this is strictly in the rumour files! A certain industry insider has made claims that the …

Arrow - "Broken Hearts" Review

Arrow is back from its break to wrap its disastrous season up after it completely went off the rails before taking a few weeks off. Can the final leg …

Next Resident Evil CG Movie Gets a Title, First Image

After it was announced last year, we've now learned the name of the new <i>Resident Evil</i> CG movie and also some story details by way of a new image. The film is called <i>Resident Evil: Vendetta</i>,<p>The studio behind the movie, Japanese outfit Marza Animation Planet--which is owned by Sega--made the …

Razer goes budget-friendly with new Blackwidow X keyboard line

In the world of gaming accessories, “budget-friendly” is not a word frequently used. Naturally, one of the biggest players industry, Razer, aims to change that with the Blackwidow X.<p>The newest set of keyboards added to their existing lineup, the Blackwidow X has changes made not only to improve …

لعبة Until Dawn قادمة في يونيو حسب متجر Amazon

بتأجيل لعبة Uncharted 4 حتى العام المقبل، هناك مساحة كبيرة بين إصدارات جهاز الـPlaystation 4 ستحاول Sony محاولة ملئها، وربما تكون Until Dawn واحدة من …

The 9 Most Romantic Cities In The South

If you're in the mood for a romantic getaway with your significant other but don't quite know where you want to go, then we've got you covered.<p>From a quiet Tennessee town to the mountains of North Carolina, we've picked the nine most romantic cities in the South. Take a look, book a trip, and take …

Win Invitations to the “Cinderella” Advance Screening [Winners Announced] - Movies

<i>A live-action retelling of the classic fairy tale about a servant step-daughter who wins the heart of a prince.</i><p><i>"Cinderella" releases across theaters</i> …

إستعراض – Rise of the Tomb Raider

ألعاب المغامرات ستأخذ مساحة كبيرة هذه السنة، ولارا تحضر لرحلة صعبة جديدة في الجزء الثاني من إعادة الإطلاق (ريبوت) الناجحة التي حملت إسم Tomb Raider، …

How To Design The World's Biggest Airport Terminal

How do you make an airport terminal that spans 173 acres feel like anything but a monster? Zaha Hadid attempts the impossible in Beijing.<p>Beijing’s new airport is going to be a monster. At 7.5 million square feet, it covers about the same amount of space as 130 football fields put together–all …

Here’s What Your Voice Tells Others About You

People judge you by your voice in many ways.<p>Via Subliminal: How Your Unconscious Mind Rules Your Behavior:<p>The result: speakers with higher-pitched …

Samsung Galaxy S6 display to reach onto 3 sides, report says

Samsung may offer a Galaxy S6 with a display that you can view from three sides -- the front, left and right.<p>The mobile phone maker plans to unveil two versions of its next Galaxy S phone -- one with the standard front-facing display and one with a display that extends to three sides, Bloomberg …

Phones

Niagara Climber Will Gadd – ‘This is Who I Am’

<b>“I was amazed when I hit 40, and now I’m starring down the barrel of 50. Making it this far is a surprise to many, including me.”</b><br>Will Gadd, 47, has long been known for pushing the boundaries of what’s possible in ice climbing—as well as paragliding and kayaking. Most recently he and Sarah Hueniken …

Climbing

Samsung rejects concern over 'Orwellian' privacy policy

Smart TV voice recognition software could transmit ‘personal or other sensitive information’ to a third party, Samsung’s policy warns<p>Users of Samsung’s Smart TV devices have raised concerns over the device’s privacy policy, which seems to suggest that they should not discuss any sensitive topics in …

Privacy

Hong Kong bitcoin exchange disappears with at least $8.1 million

Early reports had suggested as much as £254 million ($386 million) could be lost, based on MyCoin's own figures on customers. There may be more victims that have yet to come forward and report their losses, however.<p>MyCoin offered clients to invest in a contract that would provide a HK$1 million …