Watch Dogs Legion review

Watch Dogs Legion reviewWatch Dogs Legion is a literal and figurative riot once its ‘play as anyone’ mechanic gets in gear. But while it makes a commendable stab at tackling real world bleakness, it’s trying to be a more earnest game than its open world cockney murder playground allows. Developer:...

ScourgeBringer review

ScourgeBringer reviewA well-crafted arcade slash ‘n’ dash that throws the player fewer bones than its roguelite contemporaries, with plenty of wall-running and double-jumping thrown in Developer: Flying Oak Games, E-Studio Publisher: Dear Villagers, Yooreka Studio Release: Out now On: Windows, Mac, Linux From: Steam, GOG, Epic Games Store Price: £13.50/€17/$17...

The Disney renaissance was just a stepping stone for Glen Keane

In 2012, animator Glen Keane was restless. The agitation didn’t have anything to do with his career at Disney; Keane, who had been a character animator on everything from The Fox and the Hound to Beauty and the Beast to Tangled, loved the studio. But after 38 years at Disney,...

Among Us fans are creating stories and skits that expand its world

An astronaut wearing a purple space suit swipes their ID card. It doesn’t work. They swipe again and again. They keep on swiping their card, but the finicky scanner keeps rejecting it. Another astronaut on the space station wearing a blue space suit comes up behind Purple. Blue takes their...

Pokemon Go updates Mega Evolutions, Ghost-type Pokemon event coming soon

By Stephany Nunneley, Friday, 16 October 2020 17:00 GMT Niantic Games has changed how Mega Evolutions work in Pokemon Go, and have announced a Ghost-type event coming to the game.Pokemon Go Mega Evolutions will change in two ways just in time for October Community Day.According to the development team, the duration...

Cloud gaming’s history of false starts and promising reboots

During the summer of 2011, Robert Stevenson and Tim Wilson of Gaikai, a cloud gaming company in Aliso Viejo, California, boarded a 13-hour-plus flight bound for Samsung Digital City in Suwon, South Korea. Their goal: to wow a room full of almost 40 Samsung employees and executives with playable demos...

Why cloud gaming could be a big problem for the climate

Years ago virtual reality looked like the future of gaming, but in 2020, companies are focused on the cloud. Microsoft launched its Project xCloud cloud-streaming service on Sept. 15, allowing all Android users with an Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscription to access it. Google’s Stadia platform launched in 2019, Sony’s...

How to set up your home for cloud gaming

Cloud gaming has a lot of hidden requirements. Not only are there several different services to choose from with various kinds of subscription fees, but there are specific internet speeds you have to hit in order to play the games in the first place. You need as close to a...

Pokemon Go Adventure Sync: weekly rewards and how to turn on and use

One of the fringe benefits of trying to become a Pokemon Master in Pokemon Go is getting out and about – and now you can use the new Adventure Sync system to link the game to your phone’s built in fitness app for some sweet extra rewards.If, that is, you...