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Overwatch teases big announcement coming next week

Fans already mining it for clues<p><i>Overwatch</i>'s social media is teasing a major revelation for the game coming April 11. Fans have, per the norm, gone bonkers with anticipation.<p>The teaser went out at the top of the hour on <i>Overwatch</i>'s global Twitter account. Already on Reddit, <i>Overwatch</i> fans are picking …

Peter Molyneux’s next game will be called ‘Legacy,’ and he’ll code it himself

Peter Molyneux, the designer best known for ambitious PC and console games like <i>Black & White</i> and <i>Fable</i>, has revealed the first details about his next …

Game Development

'Overwatch' Concept Art: Why the new character might not be a spider tank named "Anchora"

In the wake of an <i>Overwatch</i> blog post that revealed a new character, the 11-year-old genius inventor Efi Oladele, the <i>Overwatch</i> fandom has been digging …

Horizon Zero Dawn Is The Most Detailed And Best Looking Game On Playstation 4

There is something hugely satisfying in booting up an all-new intellectual property in gaming, not least one that has been subject to a fierce hype …

Alpha Footage for MMORPG 'Ashes of Creation' is Stunning

Ashes of Creation Looks Really, Really, Ridiculously Good Looking<p>You’d be forgiven for not knowing about upcoming MMORPG <i>Ashes of Creation</i> from …

Gaming Industry

Performance, pricing details for AMD's upcoming Ryzen CPU leak online - ExtremeTech

Performance, pricing details for AMD’s upcoming Ryzen CPU leak online<p>By on February 13, 2017 at 7:30 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from …

Computer Hardware

Preorder the Nintendo Switch game everyone’s dying to play and save 20%

The Nintendo Switch is the next-generation video game console people can’t stop talking about. Nintendo’s Wii U was nothing short of a complete and …

Resident Evil Vendetta Trailer Reveals CG Movie's US Release Timing

Sony has released a new trailer for the upcoming Resident Evil CG movie, <i>Resident Evil Vendetta</i>. This newest trailer shows off some familiar characters, including Chris Redfield and Leon Kennedy, as well as Rebecca Chambers from Resident Evil 0. It also teases out the story, which focuses on efforts …

Hands-on with the Halo Wars 2 single-player campaign on Xbox One

Microsoft’s next big exclusive on the Xbox One and Windows is Halo Wars 2, which debuts on February 21. I’ve gotten an early look at the game, and here are some of my impressions.<p>I’m gradually getting accustomed to playing on a console, as real-time strategy games are truly best played on a PC with …

Halo Wars

Activision Blizzard Inc. Has Big Plans for Consumer Products

Skylanders Ninja. Image source: Pixabay.<p><b>Activision Blizzard</b>(NASDAQ: ATVI) recently announced it was creating a consumer products division, and it has hired Tim Kilpin, a former executive of <b>Mattel</b>and <b>Walt Disney</b>,to run it.<p>In a press release, the company said Kilpin "will lead the development of …

Walt Disney Company
Halo Wars

Nintendo Portugal's new Switch commercial accidentally reveals developer-only menu

Oops. A new Portuguese Nintendo Switch advert has accidentally revealed a set of hidden developer settings.<p>The commercial has now been pulled from …

More Free Xbox One and Xbox 360 Games Now Available

Today is the first day of February, which means Xbox Live Gold members can grab some more Xbox One and Xbox 360 games for free.<p>As part of the Games With Gold program, Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime is free all month long for Xbox One, while Xbox 360 owners can grab Monkey Island 2: Special Edition …

Madden NFL

LibreOffice 5.3 Now Available For Windows, Mac, And Linux

A new version of LibreOffice has been released this week by the Document Foundation and takes the form of LibreOffice 5.3 which is now available for …

Linux

'Candleman' is a 3D platformer that will make your heart melt

Proper 3D platformers are a rarity these days, especially on the Xbox One. That's why we're intrigued by <i>Candleman</i>, a charming adventure featuring a tiny wax-based hero. To succeed, you'll need to decide when and how to melt your little candle. Illumination can trigger vital bridges, or spook …

Overwatch’s new comic confirms game’s first queer character (update)

New comic has a special holiday gift for fans<p><i>Overwatch</i>’s latest comic, “Reflections,” went live today on the game’s website. Focused on speedy, pixie-like hero Tracer, it tells a warm holiday story featuring several of the <i>Overwatch</i> cast. But more exciting than just an expansion of the <i>Overwatch</i> …

On the Naughty Dog Sony Relationship - Co-founder Speaks

Development under Sony Has Allowed Naughty Dog to Accomplish so Much<p>Ever since our witnessing the on-screen bandicoot, many would agree that Naughty …

Star Citizen dev says Crytek closures will have no impact on his game

Chris Roberts’ team is ‘not dependent on them for anything’<p>Roberts Space Industries, the team behind the sprawling <i>Star Citizen</i> game project, tells Polygon they will not be affected by the studio closures at developer Crytek.<p><i>Star Citizen</i> is being built with a heavily modified version of Crytek’s …

The Flash wraps up most of its loose ends in midseason finale

Well, at least 85 percent<p>One week after the gigantic crossover event, we have a mid-season finale that needs to tie up a lot of loose ends and promise the viewers that it gets better. It's too much to do in a Christmas episode (of all things) and shockingly <i>The Flash</i> gets 85 percent of it done. …

Niantic Teases Probable Gen 2 'Pokémon GO' Announcement For Next Week

Big things are happening behind the scenes at Niantic for <i>Pokémon GO</i>. Today it’s been announced that 10,500 Sprint stores in the US will become PokeStops and gyms, and then supposedly a similar deal with Starbucks goes live tomorrow. And what’s the point of branding deals without a way to get people …

Pokémon

Do Pokémon Sun and Moon finally prove a weird fan theory?

Nintendo's Switch might play GameCube games

Following years of pining after GameCube games on the Virtual Console, it looks like Nintendo fans will soon be getting their wish. According to a recent report by <i>Eurogamer</i>, the Nintendo Switch is rumored to be the first Nintendo console to offer GameCube games on its Virtual Console. Citing …

Sources: Nintendo Switch will have GameCube Virtual Console support

Nintendo Switch will be able to play GameCube games via its Virtual Console service, three separate sources have confirmed to Eurogamer.<p>GameCube …

One Night Stand is suitably awkward

I'm getting married next year, which means I can reasonably expect to sleep with one person for the rest of my life - barring any situations …

Relationships

The science behind how WiFi internet connectivity works

Our Telegraph video series, How It Works, breaks down the basics of everyday technology, revealing how the products we use on a daily basis actually work.<p>The video above reveals how WiFi internet connectivity works, connecting to a computer by converting electronic data into digital signals via an …

Internet of Things

Oz: Broken Kingdom Review – Surprisingly Deep Mobile Game

Oz: Broken Kingdom Review<p>Set in Oz after the events of the original tale of Dorothy and her three friends, you’re tasked with helping a new girl find …

Here's Why Shares for These Video Game Makers Continue to Rally

Shares of video game maker Activision Blizzard and rival Electronic Arts extended months-long Wall Street rallies in September as investors eyed new …

Three More Xbox One Backwards-Compatible Games Arrive Today

The list of Xbox 360 games playable on Xbox One grows by three today, including one very lengthy RPG.<p>Lost Odyssey, Guwange, and Toy Story 3 are all being added as backwards-compatible games today, Microsoft announced on Twitter. Toy Story 3 is a surprisingly decent kids game, while Guwange is a …

Toy Story

‘Portal’ Movie: J. J. Abrams Reveals Cult Video Game Adaptation Announcement is Imminent

The "Star Wars" director is having a meeting with Valve in the coming weeks.<p>Fans of the cult video games “Portal” and “Half-Life,” developed by …

Science Fiction

Microsoft's Giving Away This Custom Audi R8 Xbox One Console - The Drive

Microsoft’s Giving Away This Custom Audi R8 Xbox One Console<p>Hopefully with an apology.<p>Microsoft Germany via Facebook<p>Max PrinceView Max Prince's …