archford

27 Flips | 1 Magazine | @archyboi1da | Keep up with archford on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “archford”

Heat vs. Nets: Game 3 Highlights

Ed Boon: Mortal Kombat will remain online after GameSpy closure

<i>Mortal Kombat</i> will continue to run online even after GameSpy, the provider of online multiplayer and matchmaking middleware for video games, shuts down at the end of the month, according to NetherRealm Studios' Ed Boon.<p>Boon wrote in a tweet that "MK9 will continue to run online," although he did …

Sony PlayStation E3 2014 press conference dated for June 9, 6PM

Sony has started sending out invites for their press conference today, confirming the date and time as Monday June 9 at 6PM.<p>If you're planning out your week based on press conference watching, here are the confirmed details we've gotten for the other exhibitors so far:<p>The only company left who …

From Titanfall to Amplitude, It's The Top 5 News of the Week

This week's top stories.<p>Exit Theatre Mode<p>It's been a crazy week of news so why not keep it simple and let us sift through what's important for you? …

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare - Can Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Reel Us Back In? - Podcast Unlocked - IGN Video

Our podcast crew has soured on gaming's biggest franchise. Can Advanced Warfare's new features get us excited again?

Developer asks LGBT advocates to include video games among their awards

This past week the LGBT advocacy organization GLAAD sharply criticized Nintendo for not including same-sex relationship options in the upcoming western release of <i>Tomodachi Life</i>. Now, a games developer is asking why GLAAD doesn't include video games as a category in its annual media awards.<p>"Wouldn't …

7 Examples of How the Playstation 4 Dominates the XBox One

Greetings gamers! As of November 15, 2013, the next generation of consoles transitioned to current gen and things couldn’t be more exciting. For the …

TitanFall’s Respawn Entertainment – Shut up and give us money!

In a somewhat bitter rejoinder to fans’ concerns over the limitations of the 6v6 TitanFall multiplayer maps, Respawn Entertainment have outlined not …

Titanfall maps can be packed with nearly 50 combatants including AI, players and Titans

A 12-player headcount in matches of <i>Titanfall</i> is the sweet spot for the game, the title's lead designer tells Polygon. Any less and things threaten to get boring. Any more and the game becomes so intense it's off-putting.<p>But that doesn't mean matches will be limited to teams of six running around …

Why Microsoft Is Looking Like Sony’s Dinner on the Sales Floor

Why Microsoft Is Looking Like Sony’s Dinner on the Sales Floor<p>/ January 9, 2014 at 10:00 AM / Gaming, Gaming Opinions<p>It was just mere months ago that …

PS4 and Xbox One: It won't be long before graphics actually look next-gen - ExtremeTech

PS4 and Xbox One: It won’t be long before graphics actually look next-gen<p>By on January 9, 2014 at 10:45 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions …

Insomniac Games auctions signed Xbox One console to help injured artist

Insomniac Games is auctioning off an Xbox One console signed by Insomniac Games to help its former intern and Epic Games artist Ana Kessel who was involved in hit-and-run car accident.<p>Kessel, who was hospitalized in November after being struck by an unlicensed driver, lost a leg through amputation. …

Volkswagen's Beetle Dune Concept Previews Future Bug Crossover

In the year 2000, Volkswagen introduced us to the Dune concept: an off-road-ready New Beetle powered by a 2.3-liter V-5 that drove all four wheels via a six-speed manual. It was never destined for production, and frankly had little basis in reality. But now there’s a new Dune concept, the Beetle …

Why First-Person Shooters Don't Feel Immersive

When I walk around in the world, I see things from a “first-person” perspective. Inside, looking out.<p>This is what first-person shooters (and other first-person games) are attempting to emulate: That feeling of actually being in the world, immersed in a digital reality.<p>And it never works. There’s …

The 6.8-inch Hisense X1 smartphone is basically a tablet and it's coming to the US this summer (updated: video)

There's big, there's <i>b-i-g</i> and then there's "oh my god, are you [redacted] kidding me this is [redacted] BIG!" That's pretty much how we felt when we first laid our eyes and outstretched hand on Hisense's X1, a 6.8-inch Android smartphone first introduced at this year's CES. You wouldn't be wrong …