Wednesday, 19 Aug 2015

Windows 10 now supports 1080p, 60fps streaming from Xbox One

Windows 10 now supports 1080p, 60fps streaming from Xbox One

Windows 10's Xbox app has received an upgrade to allow for 1080p60 streaming from the Xbox One, putting it on par with what NVIDIA Grid and PlayStation Now offer.

Tuesday, 18 Aug 2015

SafeDisc and SecuROM games not playable on Windows 10

SafeDisc and SecuROM games not playable on Windows 10

If you've been a PC gamer for a while now and buy games on disc only, you might not be able to play them on Windows 10 if they use SafeDisc or SecuROM DRM.

Monday, 17 Aug 2015

Acer launches 34-inch QHD curved display that supports AMD FreeSync

Acer launches 34-inch QHD curved display that supports AMD FreeSync

Acer has launched its XR341CK IPS display with support for AMD's FreeSync variable refresh rate technology. Its 3440x1440 resolution should produce sharp images on its massive 34-inch curved display, and gamers will also appreciate the extra-wide viewing angles afforded by the 21:9 aspect ratio.

Mow down the undead horde in this new 400 square meter virtual reality arena

Mow down the undead horde in this new 400 square meter virtual reality arena

A new virtual reality gaming center has opened in Melbourne, Australia, allowing gamers to literally walk, run, and shoot their way through shambling legions of zombies after their gray matter. Locales are varied, ranging from city streets to cramped laboratories.

The Dark Lord of the Sith gets his own limited edition PS4

The Dark Lord of the Sith gets his own limited edition PS4

It's been a long time coming but Disney Infinity 3.0 will finally introduce Star Wars characters to the line-up. To celebrate that as well as the upcoming Star Wars Battlefront, Sony's releasing a cool Limited Edition Darth Vader PS4.

NVIDIA GameWorks VR enters beta stage with two separate SDKs for game and headset developers

NVIDIA GameWorks VR enters beta stage with two separate SDKs for game and headset developers

NVIDIA has announced two separate SDKs for game and headset developers as its GameWorks VR development kit enters its beta phase. The new SDKs will allow developers to increase performance and create more immersive VR experiences.

Wednesday, 12 Aug 2015

What's a Steamboy and what does it have to do with Steam Machines?

What's a Steamboy and what does it have to do with Steam Machines?

Most Steam machines aren't portable. Sure, they may be smaller and more compact than desktops, but they aren't really meant for gaming on the go. Tell that to the Smach Zero, the Steam Machine formerly known as the Steamboy.

Wednesday, 5 Aug 2015

PSA: Steam game

PSA: Steam game "Journey of the Light" is a scam; first level is unbeatable

If you're thinking about buying indie Steam puzzle game Journey of the Light, save your money. Imgur user dpuza has posted damning evidence showing that the game, which claims to have eight levels, actually only has one unbeatable level.

Xbox Live is coming to the Microsoft HoloLens

Xbox Live is coming to the Microsoft HoloLens

It's taken awhile but the tech giant has finally shed some light on its plans for the HoloLens, at least in regards to gaming.

Monday, 3 Aug 2015

Facebook hacks Nintendo to create new levels for Super Mario Maker

Facebook hacks Nintendo to create new levels for Super Mario Maker

Facebook staff got a chance to create levels for the upcoming Super Mario Maker game in a two-day hackathon collaboration with Nintendo.

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