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Electronics Daemon X Machina announced | Switch
Author: 0 Daemon X Machina announced | Switch

Game company Nintendo recently revealed a new mecha video game called Daemon X Machina during their E3 2018 Direct. The trailer shows a variety of environments, from cities to deserts, and it seems the player is able to fly to approach the larger enemies.

Author: 0 E3 Trailer: ‘The Last of Us Part 2’ Shows Off Stealth Gameplay

The big picture: Crafting a sequel to a game as beloved as The Last of Us is no easy task but judging from what we've seen so far, it looks as though Naughty Dog is certainly on the right path. The highly anticipated title was the opener for Sony's press conference, introduced by a banjo rendition of the main theme song of " The Last of Us ".

Electronics Microsoft's Office UI update includes a simpler, cleaner ribbon
Author: 0 Microsoft's Office UI update includes a simpler, cleaner ribbon

The most recent version of Office is Microsoft Office 2016 , which was actually released in 2015. Office 2019 suite includes a new roaming pencil case and ribbon customization, a new focus mode in Word , in-click sequence, Morph transitions, 4K video export in PowerPoint , focused inbox in Outlook , and more.

Electronics Huawei Mate 20 may feature a 6.9-inch AMOLED display
Author: 0 Huawei Mate 20 may feature a 6.9-inch AMOLED display

Samsung's Galaxy Note 9 is expected to come with a 6.38-inch screen, while one of the three new iPhones later this year is rumored to feature a 6.46-inch screen. And the company is aiming to maintain the status quo. The Huawei Mate 20 may feature the largest screen size amongst high-end flagships. Chinese consumers prefer handsets with a large display so this makes sense for Huawei to target the Mate 20 at them.

Electronics Stranger Things Video Game Coming From Telltale Games
Author: 0 Stranger Things Video Game Coming From Telltale Games

Netflix's take on streaming games apparently involves remaking them on some level so they can play nice with the service. Shortly after the release of Stranger Things : The Game on mobile, Sony announced a PS4-exclusive Stranger Things game in development for PlayStation VR.

Electronics Polestar Engineered: Volvo takes on AMG and BMW's M-division
Author: 0 Polestar Engineered: Volvo takes on AMG and BMW's M-division

Called Polestar Engineered , and designed specifically for Volvo's new 60 series T8 Twin Engine plug-in hybrids, the new parts are essentially Gothenburg's answer to BMW's M-Sport line or Mercedes' AMG-line. The eight-speed automatic transmission has also been recalibrated to speed up changes and sharpen response. Volvo has launched Polestar Engineered: a performance package created to give a sporty edge to the Swedish brand's lineup, setting the likes of the Audi S4 and BMW 340i ...

Electronics Apple to close iPhone security loophole used by police
Author: 0 Apple to close iPhone security loophole used by police

Apple is reportedly planning to replace its proprietary Lightning connector with the more widely-used USB-C connector on the iPhone and iPad next year. In a case that made plenty of headlines in 2016, it refused to help the Federal Bureau of Investigation get into a phone that mass shooter Syed Rizwan used before he and his wife killed 14 people and wounded 22 others in San Bernardino, California .

Electronics Latest Update Allows Google Home to Understand Three Commands at Once
Author: 0 Latest Update Allows Google Home to Understand Three Commands at Once

However, the tweet has been deleted, possibly indicating the feature is not quite ready and may take some time before the official re-announcement. But don't worry if you don't have the feature yet. This will "wake up" Google Assistant and make sure it's listening to you. For example, you can not say, "Hey Google, turn on the lights in the living room and in the bedroom ", since in the bedroom isn't a complete command.

Electronics Vivo Makes its Stunning All-Screen Phone a Reality
Author: 0 Vivo Makes its Stunning All-Screen Phone a Reality

The Vivo NEX will be available in China , though no word on pricing yet nor any plans for worldwide availability. According to the listing on the Suning website, the Vivo NEX top-end variant will cost a whopping 9,999 yuan, which converts to Rs.1,05,300 based on the current exchange rate.

Electronics Activision Update Their FAQ Regarding The BLOPS IIII Season Pass
Author: 0 Activision Update Their FAQ Regarding The BLOPS IIII Season Pass

The pack includes Jungle, Summit, Slums, and Firing Range, all of which are fan favorite maps from previous Black Ops titles. " Black Ops Pass will be available as a standalone offering at a later date". You have to get it as part of the Digital Deluxe, Digital Deluxe Enhance, and the Pro Edition. So that seems to indicate if you have a physical copy of the base game you can "purchase a separate upgrade" - or Season Pass as it's known everywhere else - to upgrade to the Black Ops ...

Electronics E3 2018: God of War is getting New Game Plus
Author: 0 E3 2018: God of War is getting New Game Plus

It will let users start a new game with all of the armor and upgrades that they've already acquired from the previous play-through. There is still no specific release date of the new mode, but only at a later date statement. No, this doesn't mean you'll be getting new content, but you will be able to experience the game a lot differently than the first time around. Unfortunately, the company didn't provide an exact date, so fans should keep an eye out for any announcements from Sony.

Electronics Small raccoon makes big climb up skyscraper in downtown St. Paul
Author: 0 Small raccoon makes big climb up skyscraper in downtown St. Paul

Paul. "We're hoping the raccoon goes to the top of the building so we can help it out of its predicament", a spokesperson for the St. Paul Department of Safety and Inspection said, according to WCCO . "Any other measures we think would endanger him". On the street below, an onlooker thought "Wally" would make a good name for overly ambitious mammal, though Minnesota Public Radio employees - who work across the street - promptly created a hashtag "MPRracoon", which caught on.

Author: 0 CD Projekt Red lifts lid on Cyberpunk 2077

In 2077, America is in pieces. In Cyberpunk 2077 you play as V - a hired gun on the rise - and you just got your first serious contract. Create a hero able to survive in America's most unsafe megacity. Go Anywhere, Do Anything - Cyberpunk 2077 is fully open-world, which means Night City is yours for the taking - if you're prepared. In Cyberpunk 2077 , player exploration will only be gated by their "street cred", a number that determines which areas you'll have access to, among ...

Electronics Net Neutrality Has Been Rolled Back - But It's Not Dead Yet
Author: 0 Net Neutrality Has Been Rolled Back - But It's Not Dead Yet

Under the new rules, internet providers are no longer required to offer equal access to all web content. If you want to use Facebook and Twitter? "That idea sits at the foundation of internet services , reflects how consumers enjoy the internet today, and despite claims to the contrary, has never truly been in jeopardy".

Electronics Led joint bid wins right to host 2026 World Cup
Author: 0 Led joint bid wins right to host 2026 World Cup

All three hosts should get automatic places in the lineup, and each host a game on opening day. The games will be played in 16 cities. All soccer venues are expected to be ready by the time the 2026 World Cup rolls around. Both bids were given a last chance to make their case with 15-minute presentations in front of congress, at the Moscow Expocentre, where the North Americans pledged their tournament would generate an $11 billion profit, while Morocco said theirs would make $5 billion.

Electronics Resident Evil 2 Remake Gets Gameplay-Filled Alternate Trailer
Author: 0 Resident Evil 2 Remake Gets Gameplay-Filled Alternate Trailer

The showcase, not to be confused with the announcement trailer that was also released, shows all the Zombie gore that Resident Evil fans have been wanting from this legendary game remake. As you can see from the screenshots above, the game has markedly improved graphics as well as a new over-the-shoulder camera, but will also have a more modernised control scheme and "heart-poundingly immersive" audio, all of which you can get a taste of in not one, but two trailers for the upcoming title.

Electronics BE3 2018 - Fallout 76 Deep Dive
Author: 0 BE3 2018 - Fallout 76 Deep Dive

It was also given a release date - November 14. Every surviving human you meet in Fallout 76 is a real person, not an NPC. The game features Vault 76 , players will take on the role of one of the lucky ones to become the occupant of Vault 76.

Electronics E3 2018: Bethesda Confirms Elder Scrolls 6
Author: 0 E3 2018: Bethesda Confirms Elder Scrolls 6

There is no release date yet, but, hopefully, we'll hear and see more this week at E3. Elder Scrolls: Blades , as the game is called, will put you in the shoes of one of the "empire's top agents", known as the Blades . "We'll do pre-production with a smaller amount of people until a game is really there, and then when we enter production we move the bulk of the studio to that game".

Electronics Devolver Digital E3 2018: Metal Wolf Chaos XD
Author: 0 Devolver Digital E3 2018: Metal Wolf Chaos XD

However, Wilson's vice president decides to overthrow him by convincing the military to come to his side. It's a presidential showdown as Wilson makes his way across the control in an enormous mech called Metal Wolf in a bid to remove Hawk from power.

Electronics E3 2018: New Kingdom Hearts III Trailer Features Pirates of the Caribbean
Author: 0 E3 2018: New Kingdom Hearts III Trailer Features Pirates of the Caribbean

Kingdom Hearts III will launch on January 29th. Shadow Of The Tomb Raider offered a first look at jungle combat, with what seems to be a stealth system very similar to the Predator sections in Batman: Arkham. Remasters and remakes are the videogame du jour , but while footage of Capcom's Resident Evil 2 remake shambled out of the shadows at Sony's PlayStation press conference, footage of Final Fantasy 7's remake was nowhere to be found.

Electronics E3 2018: Tales of Vesperia Definitive Edition announced for Xbox One
Author: 0 E3 2018: Tales of Vesperia Definitive Edition announced for Xbox One

The Tales games are a popular and iconic series of JRPGs. The remaster will include the full 2008 release, as well as content from the PlayStation 3 version of the game that was never localized and dual audio. Rumors of a new game popped up a few days ago via Gematsu who had discovered a password-protected site that seemed to be pointing towards something related to the franchise.

Electronics Ghost of Tsushima makes its gameplay debut at E3 2018
Author: 0 Ghost of Tsushima makes its gameplay debut at E3 2018

Sony's E3 press conferences of the last few years have brought trailers by the bucket load, lighting up your eyes with dozens of game announcements and barely slowing down to take a breath. The game looks very cool, but the most memorable part of that conference was how Wood messed up his lines, but still had a good laugh about it onstage.

Electronics Fortnite is Now on Nintendo Switch; It’s Out Today
Author: 0 Fortnite is Now on Nintendo Switch; It’s Out Today

It's official. You can download Fortnite for the Nintendo Switch today. In the United States, the Fortnite addiction is equally as bad with many parents trying to figure out how to keep their kids away from the battle royale . It's available to download and play today, starting at 10:00 a.m. PT. The Switch's online services are now free, but starting in September Nintendo will begin to charge for online multiplayer.

Electronics Nintendo Switch Will Get Freedom Planet!
Author: 0 Nintendo Switch Will Get Freedom Planet!

Be sure to check out our E3 2018 press conference schedule guide for all the info on each conference. "But that's not all, fellow inkthusiasts!" Something we might see at the show comes in the form of another version of Luigi's Mansion for the Switch - something we suspect after another classification has been filed by Nintendo last month.

Electronics Switch Gets Super Mario Party in October
Author: 0 Switch Gets Super Mario Party in October

Super Mario Party has been announced for Nintendo Switch , and it is coming out this year on October 5, 2018. You can check out the trailer below. One question that we don't know yet is whether the game will be only local multiplayer or if there will also be an online option that'll let players party with others around the world.

Author: 0 Here’s what Square Enix announced at E3 2018

We also get some more insight into some of the background story with Organization XIII, and a character I swore I killed deader than dead in an earlier game. This title is coming to PlayStation 4 and Steam on September 4, 2018. A brand new game from Square Enix , Babylon's Fall takes place in the far future and perhaps mimics the fall of real-world Babylon in 500s BCE.

Author: 0 Bethesda unveils Fallout 76, an online-only multiplayer survival experience out November

We'll all no doubt pick over all of the details found therein, but the environment looked very different to the ones we're used to from the series of late. The idea that others can get their hands on nuclear codes and launch missiles (presumably at players at other map locations) raises the question of how much base-building can actually matter.

Author: 0 E3 2018: Microsoft Unveil Halo: Infinite And Gears Of War 5

Additionally it has announced the acquisition of Playground Games , and letters of intent to acquire Ninja Theory , Undead Labs and Compulsion Games . And Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice , its most recent success, was a PlayStation 4 timed console exclusive, although it eventually came out on Xbox One earlier this year.

Electronics 3.5 minutes of Jump Force gameplay
Author: 0 3.5 minutes of Jump Force gameplay

This footage also confirmed that Roronoa Zoro of One Piece and Sasuke Uchiha of Naruto will be playable characters. So far, there is no word on when this title will be coming out, but fans were not expecting to see such a title go live from Microsoft at this press event.

Electronics Apple bans mining cryptocurrency on iPhones (AAPL)
Author: 0 Apple bans mining cryptocurrency on iPhones (AAPL)

Bad news, Safari users: Apple is breaking all directly downloaded.safariextz extensions with the release of Safari 12 later this year. As AppleInsider notes, the Review Guidelines were previously less concerned with cryptocurrencies , allowing an app to facilitate crypto and ICO transactions if it complied with the laws in the app's distributed territories.

Electronics Wolfenstein: Youngblood is a co-op game where you play BJ's twin daughters
Author: 0 Wolfenstein: Youngblood is a co-op game where you play BJ's twin daughters

This time, BJ is stepping aside for a new generation of the Blazkowicz family. Set several years after The New Colossus , BJ's daughters have grown up and are taking the fight to the Nazis, just like their dad did. Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus made our list of the best shooters on PC , as well it might. As implied by the trailer, Wolfenstein: Youngblood allows gamers to control Jess or Soph Blazkowicz, BJ's twin daughters.

Electronics Watch the EA E3 2018 press conference live right here on Saturday
Author: 0 Watch the EA E3 2018 press conference live right here on Saturday

Many gamers fell in love with the adorable protagonist, as well as the smart use of puzzles in the game. Arguably one of the most popular games on this planet, the Federation Internationale de Football Association franchise continues with the latest edition called Federation Internationale de Football Association 19.

Electronics Assassin's Creed Odyssey release date leaked
Author: 0 Assassin's Creed Odyssey release date leaked

A beta is still planned sometime before release on PC, PS4 and Xbox One. Just as we got to meet Julius Caesar and Cleopatra in Origins , your character will meet some prominent Greek figures in Odyssey such as Socrates. At E3 2018 on Monday, Ubisoft gave us an extended look at the upcoming pirate sim, and it's looking pretty good so far. Opening the show with a Just Dance 2019 musical number, Ubisoft aimed to delight the crowds with game reveals and trailers galore.

Author: 0 Watch the Square Enix E3 Showcase 2018 Live Stream!

As you're flying around causing mayhem as Rico, you'll also encounter tornadoes, blizzards, lightning storms, and more, setting up some blockbuster risk/reward gameplay opportunities. They also haven't helped themselves by really bigging up their return to gaming's biggest event, only to set up shop, sell their incomplete wares, and pack it all up again before people even really had enough of a chance to browse.

Electronics Skyrim Very Special Edition Is Real and You Can Download It Now
Author: 0 Skyrim Very Special Edition Is Real and You Can Download It Now

The trailer it debuted featured Keegan-Michael Key as he navigated the frozen tundra that is Skyrim using voice commands, and at the time, everyone seemed to think it was a pretty good spoof announcement. "Should work", says our resident Alexa expert. "Bethesda Game Studios is proud to present Skyrim . for Alexa". Then Greg Miller from Kinda Funny Games got into the act, showing how he could play the game with Alexa as well.

Electronics EA announces Xbox Game Pass-esque service Origin Access Premier
Author: 0 EA announces Xbox Game Pass-esque service Origin Access Premier

EA has announced some new additions to its Origin Access service. You are also able to use it on other devices through their streaming based Remote Play system. Subscriptions are quite important to EA and have helped rake in billions in revenue as part of its Live Services segment. A premium subscription model which will offer even the newest blockbuster games to be played without the need of separate game purchases.

Author: 0 New game trailer round-up: Square Enix E3 2018

Babylon's Fall is coming to PS4 and PC in 2019. As the presentation continued, it became clear that Square Enix would be sticking to those safe spaces by reshowing already seen trailer for games like Kingdom Hearts III and sharing another announcement about Just Cause 4 that was announced yesterday during Microsoft's presentation.

Author: 0 It's Hell on Earth in DOOM Eternal

Your DOOM guy will also be even more powerful then before, while it also looks like id Software is bringing Hell on Earth. In it we get to a true post-apocalyptic version of Earth - in that the demons from hell have spawned to level our planet.

Electronics New Cyberpunk 2077 E3 Trailer Released
Author: 0 New Cyberpunk 2077 E3 Trailer Released

No gameplay footage is included in the trailer, but we do get a glimpse of the tone and feel of the game.The trailer can be watched above. What did you think of the trailer? CD Projekt Red announced the game back in 2013 . Once we put it all together, we will openly tell you what you can expect. Before we finish, you probably have some questions , right? No pre-order bonuses have been announced yet.

Electronics Prey's Mooncrash DLC is available right the heck now
Author: 0 Prey's Mooncrash DLC is available right the heck now

As expected, a Prey DLC was announced, accompanied with a clever intro video where the game directors are seemingly attacked by the monsters that populate the very game they've created. There appears to be elements of progression, though, as the description reads, "The further you go, the better the loot - and the better your chances for survival in your next spin through Mooncrash ".

Electronics Samsung Galaxy J7 (2018), J3 (2018) with low-light cameras announced
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy J7 (2018), J3 (2018) with low-light cameras announced

Samsung didn't lay out all the details of the Galaxy J7 refresh, but did say it features a 5.5-inch AMOLED screen running at 1,280 x 720 resolution. And above all, it looks great, feels compact and comfortable, and has the much-desired Nokia charm. Going through the Samsung Galaxy J7 2018 & Galaxy J3 2018 specs, the device comes with 5.5 inch HD display and 5 inch HD display respectively.

Electronics Dark Souls Developer Reveals New IP Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice at E3
Author: 0 Dark Souls Developer Reveals New IP Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice at E3

A third-person game with RPG elements, Shadows Die Twice is a single-player only game. The game takes place in a Japanese setting, and will have players take control of a samurai. The game will also feature vertical traversal, as the warrior will be able to use a grappling hook function based on the trailer and take part in head-to-head battles.