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Nine-year-old in rehab after becoming addicted to Fortnite video game Nine-year-old in rehab after becoming addicted to Fortnite video game
- June 12, 2018

A young girl in the United Kingdom has been sent to rehab after her parents claim she became so addicted to a video game she refused to stop playing, even to use the bathroom. The girl is now undergoing psychotherapy to cure her from her addiction. "I'll wake up at, like, 5am, get dressed then I'll play for two hours before school". (more...)
E3 2018: New Marvel Spider-Man Footage Shows Some Main Villains E3 2018: New Marvel Spider-Man Footage Shows Some Main Villains
- June 12, 2018

Spider-Man is one of the most popular super heroes in the world, and his web-slinging abilities have always translated well to the world of video games. However, it seems the developer is keeping the big bad of the game hidden for now, who looks to be the one orchestrating all the chaos as well as providing upgraded suits for the villains to cause more carnage. (more...)
Microsoft Xbox E3 2018 press conference in 16 minutes Microsoft Xbox E3 2018 press conference in 16 minutes
- June 12, 2018

Although none of the Japanese developed games appear to be Xbox exclusive - the developers, it seems, not yet quite that confident - it's a hugely promising sign that Microsoft has been able to win them back. Matt Booty, corporate vice president of Microsoft Studios, said: "The original games we create at Microsoft Studios are some of our biggest assets". (more...)
Fallout Shelter - Nintendo Switch Trailer - Nintendo E3 2018 Fallout Shelter - Nintendo Switch Trailer - Nintendo E3 2018
- June 12, 2018

Bethesda Game Studios' Fallout 76 was unveiled with a cinematic trailer at the end of last month. It is an "untamed wasteland", and according to Bethesda , Fallout 76 figures to be the largest, most dynamic world ever created in the Fallout universe. (more...)
Kingdom Hearts 3 Receives Its Own Limited Edition PlayStation 4 Pro
- June 12, 2018

What are you hoping to see at the Square Enix E3 Showcase? This title is coming to PlayStation 4 and Steam on September 4, 2018. Kingdom Hearts III is coming to the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in Japan on January 25, 2019 and in North America and Europe on January 29, 2019. (more...)
Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 Gets Some Aero Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 Gets Some Aero
- June 12, 2018

Michelin and Ford Performance worked together to create a special tire compound and tread pattern for the Cup 2s on the GT350 to optimize both straight-line and lateral acceleration. Larger Brembo brakes now stop the GT350, with six-piston calipers up front and four-pistons in the back. Recaro race seats are standard, while new power-adjustable perches will also be offered. (more...)
E3 2018: Death Stranding Trailer Blew Our Minds and Confused Our Senses E3 2018: Death Stranding Trailer Blew Our Minds and Confused Our Senses
- June 12, 2018

After the numerous inexplicably weird trailers since Death Stranding's announcement, this year's E3 gameplay (-ish) trailer was an terrible lot more intelligible. Unfortunately, he didn't quite evade their notice, and the scene concluded with a bunch of the creepy wraiths dragging him down into a deep black puddle. (more...)
Fallout 76 - All the Fallout 76 Trailers in One Spot
- June 12, 2018

When you build a house, you are not committing to that parcel, as was the case in Fallout 4 . During the Bethesda E3 showcase we learned a bunch about Fallout 76 , which will have "sixteen times the detail" in its graphics of Fallout 4 . (more...)
Resident Evil 2 Remake Trailer and Release Date Resident Evil 2 Remake Trailer and Release Date
- June 12, 2018

Story-wise, we do see quite a few familiar faces and locations in the Resident Evil 2 remake trailer. As you might have noticed from the reveal trailer, Resident Evil 2 is made in the same engine as the 2017 release of Resident Evil VII. (more...)
Shadow of the Tomb Raider E3 Trailer Shows Crazy Plane Crash Shadow of the Tomb Raider E3 Trailer Shows Crazy Plane Crash
- June 12, 2018

New techniques such as wall running and grappling were shown off in a gritty new clip. The gameplay trailer also offers a look at new vertical stealth takedowns as Lara "becomes the jungle". Lara can also craft molotov cocktails, similar to the makeshift grenades she learned to make in Rise of the Tomb Raider . We can't wait to adapt, survive and explore as Lara Croft all over again. (more...)
IPhone XI Plus and iPhone 9 schematics leaked IPhone XI Plus and iPhone 9 schematics leaked
- June 12, 2018

And, the schematics reveal that it will have a triple rear camera. Apple iPhone X Plus schematics leaked: The iPhone X Plus could come with a triple-rear camera configuration, as per a Forbes report. Huawei P20 Pro camera test reveals impressive results Fri, April 20, 2018 THE Huawei P20 Pro includes a triple camera system and here's just how good that new smartphone snapper really is. (more...)
Ubisoft Shares New Screenshots For Tom Clancy's The Division 2 Ubisoft Shares New Screenshots For Tom Clancy's The Division 2
- June 12, 2018

On Day One, Tom Clancy's The Division 2's main campaign will organically flow into a robust endgame complete with new challenges and narrative twists, creating a cohesive and meaningful experience for all types of players. The Division 2 will release on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Windows PC on March 15, 2019. The addition of raids should give players a lot more to do this time around, with the original game suffering from a significant drop-off despite Ubisoft putting in the effort to ... (more...)
PlayStation Unveils Villains Aplenty for Marvel’s Spider-Man During E3 Showcase
- June 12, 2018

Spidey gets the crap beaten out of him before the trailer teases the reveal of one more villain. This is a pivotal moment in the game, where the fragile peace in New York City has now been completely shattered, as Super Villains have now escaped the maximum-security facility, the RAFT, just off the coast of Manhattan. (more...)
Microsoft announces Halo Infinite, heading to Xbox One and Windows 10
- June 12, 2018

To prove it is deadly serious, the company unveiled Halo: Infinite , Gears of War 5 , Forza Horizon 4 and a new Battletoads (yes, really). This single-player epic will allow you to create your own character to take through the story, and it'll be available DRM-free when it launches on PC. (more...)
‘Starlink: Battle for Atlas’ Gets New Gameplay Trailer for E3 ‘Starlink: Battle for Atlas’ Gets New Gameplay Trailer for E3
- June 12, 2018

Starlink: Battle for Atlas is getting some special Star Fox content that Ubisoft revealed in a new trailer shared during its E3 presentation. This bombshell was revealed in a new trailer for Starlink: Battle for Atlas, which also showed off some cinematic space combat. (more...)
E3 Trailer for ‘Death Stranding’ Features Léa Seydoux
- June 12, 2018

Wagner is known for her roles in series like The Bionic Woman and The Six Million Dollar Man as well as films like The Paper Chase while Seydoux will be remembered for her roles in films like Spectre, The Grand Budapest Hotel , and Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol. (more...)
Square Enix's E3 2018 showcase is short and sweet Square Enix's E3 2018 showcase is short and sweet
- June 12, 2018

Instead, all we received from Square Enix at E3 2018 was a short and succinct showcase that had already blown its biggest reveal way in advance: the Kingdom Hearts 3 release date. 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. (more...)
EA E3 2018: Anthem EA E3 2018: Anthem
- June 12, 2018

As the teaser earlier this week had promised, EA provided updates on their various sports titles, Battlefield V , Anthem , and more! New Battlefield V gameplay videos, posted by YouTube channel hosts in attendance, showed more hard gameplay footage from its multiplayer mode, as opposed to last month's cinematic, perspective-shifting reveal trailer. (more...)
Apple Bans Apps That Mine Cryptocurrencies Apple Bans Apps That Mine Cryptocurrencies
- June 12, 2018

Apple also has an existing section addressing cryptocurrency apps on its App Store that's been in place since about 2014. Spotted by AppleInsider , the new rules say that "apps, including any third part advertisements displayed within them, may not run unrelated background processes, such as cryptocurrency mining ". (more...)
Star Fox is back in 'Starlink: Battle for Atlas'
- June 12, 2018

Similar to Nintendo's Amiibo toy line, which brings physical toys into the virtual world within compatible video games, Starlink will allow players to collect and build toy starships, which will "instantly come to life on your screen", according to Ubisoft. (more...)
E3 2018: Just Cause 4 Gameplay Trailer Introduces Extreme Weather, More
- June 12, 2018

Need proof of how pointless third party E3 shows are? The stealthy gameplay from Shadow of the Tomb Raider was interesting, but lacked impact after the cinematic trailer that was shown yesterday. Too bad no news on the Nintendo Switch version yet. Square Enix has announced The Quiet Man for PS4 and PC, and not much else at the moment. (more...)
Assassin's Creed Odyssey Screens Leak Out Assassin's Creed Odyssey Screens Leak Out
- June 12, 2018

In order to survive, you will have to build a lethal fleet, prey upon lucrative trade routes, and ally with other pirates in your endless struggle for supremacy. Unexpected encounters will breathe life into your story as you meet colorful characters, battle vicious mercenaries, and more. The screenshots also give us a good look at Odyssey's map, locations, and tease a little bit of its naval gameplay. (more...)
Final Fantasy 15 Releases Mod Tools Final Fantasy 15 Releases Mod Tools
- June 11, 2018

The tool set, called the Mod Organizer , now only covers weapons, character models for existing NPCs and outfits. Now, the Mod Organizer isn't a universal tool. "To ensure in-game balance, new weapons have a 100-point distribution system to define each weapon's abilities and performance across parameters such as Attack, Max HP, MP, Vitality and resistance to elemental magic". (more...)
New Platinum game Babylon’s Fall revealed in Square Enix E3 Showcase 2018
- June 11, 2018

Here's a roundup of the major things that happened during the showcase. According to the developers, the game will feature new traversal options for Lara in addition to some more ruthless gameplay. It apparently is set around a very quiet man who doesn't talk much, though he appears to be proficient in combat as he takes down two other people in the trailer. (more...)
Net Neutrality Officially Expired. Now States Are Passing Their Own Laws Net Neutrality Officially Expired. Now States Are Passing Their Own Laws
- June 11, 2018

The order required the approval of the Office of Management and Budget, which the FCC announced receiving last month . Pai has said he agrees with the concept of a " free and open " internet, but disagrees that regulating the service like phone networks is the best way to achieve that goal. (more...)
3.5 minutes of Jump Force gameplay 3.5 minutes of Jump Force gameplay
- June 11, 2018

Perhaps the most intriguing part of the teaser came in the closing seconds, as Death Note 's Light and Ryuk watched over the city before jumping into the battle. Uniting to fight the most unsafe threat, the Jump Force will bear the fate of the entire human kind. In essence, Jump Force is your typical 3D fighting game, and it plays pretty similarly to Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 . (more...)
Blackberry Key2 is out: 52 Keys more than promised Blackberry Key2 is out: 52 Keys more than promised
- June 11, 2018

BlackBerry has now officially taken the wraps off its newest Android phone, the successor model to the rather fantastic BlackBerry KEYone is dubbed as the BlackBerry KEY2 and, as the name and the character of the first-gen both imply, it is loaded with a physical QWERTY keyboard. (more...)
E3 2018: The Division 2 release date revealed alongside new gameplay footage E3 2018: The Division 2 release date revealed alongside new gameplay footage
- June 11, 2018

In addition, the United States capitol building in Washington D.C. stands prominently in front the the three characters. The game will take place six months after the outbreak, and a civil war is on the horizon. No longer are you running through snow-covered streets. The ensuing engagement shows off new weapons, tactics, specialization. It's up to you as the player to help civilians reclaim those points. (more...)
The Awesome Development of Captain Spirit [E3 2018] [ESRB] The Awesome Development of Captain Spirit [E3 2018] [ESRB]
- June 11, 2018

Captain Spirit will release as a free download on June 26. The Awesome Adventures of Captain Spirit will feature links to the brand-new story of Life is unusual 2. According to Dontnod, the game helped it realize the scope of the Life is odd universe and its relatable characters. We have created a self-contained narrative experience that's brimming with content - the deeper you dig, the more you will discover. (more...)
Xbox Japan's cult hit 'Metal Wolf Chaos' is back Xbox Japan's cult hit 'Metal Wolf Chaos' is back
- June 11, 2018

This bombastic rerelease will be coming to Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC later this year, If you never got the chance to check out the odd journey of Michael Wilson, it will be worth your time to check out when Metal Wolf Chaos XD comes out. (more...)