Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) 2021 will be held June 15 to June 17, according to a report. Entertainment Software Association (ESA) organises E3 every year, but it had to cancel this year’s event owing to the coronavirus pandemic. The E3 website states E3 2021 will be a “reimagined” event that will bring everyone together to
Just as Intel and Nvidia have announced their latest hardware for gaming laptops, Asus has unveiled its brand new dual-screen ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 gaming laptop built around the new Core i9-10980HK CPU and GeForce RTX 2080 Super GPU. The highlight of the new laptop is of course its secondary screen, which Asus says will appeal
Lenovo Legion 5i and Legion 7i will be the first gaming laptops to feature Nvidia’s new Advanced Optimus Technology. Both laptops are powered by Intel’s Comet Lake H mobile CPUs and Nvidia’s GeForce Super GPUs. Nvidia made a whole bunch of announcements today, April 2, and the new Advanced Optimus Technology was one of them.
Candy Crush Saga, one of the most popular mobile puzzle games, has added unlimited lives for players till April 5 as part of the #PlayApartTogether initiative. This ‘unlimited lives’ system is also available for most of the other games by developer King. Candy Crush Saga’s Twitter account posted this update stating that it has partnered
To ease the transition for many who are now exclusively working from home due to the coronavirus pandemic, popular game publisher Ubisoft has decided to offer some its popular titles for free, for a limited period of time. Currently, it is offering the PC version of Rayman Legends for free on PC, from March 31
Ludo is one of the most well-known board games in India and so it’s not very surprising that Ludo King, a digital version of the game, is one of the fast-growing and highly popular multiplayer games in India, giving PUBG Mobile and Call of Duty a run for their money in terms of fan following.
Pokemon Go, if you aren’t already aware, is a game that is built around the idea of making people go out to have some physical exercise and meet other people while trying to catch Pokemon. But going out for a Pokemon raid these days – when people across the world are self-isolating and staying at
Nintendo is reportedly working on remasters for most of Super Mario’s 35-year back catalogue for the Nintendo Switch, as part of the 35th anniversary celebration for Super Mario Bros. The company will reveal its plans for these releases at an event that will mark the 35-year milestone. The remasters include 1997’s Super Mario 64, 2002’s
Apple’s subscription-based gaming service started with a bang back in September 2019, with a promise of regular game releases to keep the platform fresh and engaging. Things have slowed down a bit, with only a handful of launches every month in 2020. The platform, which costs Rs. 99 per month in India, is still excellent
With the coronavirus pandemic entering a critical phase, and everyone staying at home amidst global lockdowns, we’re turning to apps and games to help pass the time. In a small but meaningful move that will help a lot of people with Android devices stuck at home, Monument Valley 2 is now free to download and
Call of Duty: Mobile season 4 called Steel Legion is on its way and will bring a new ranked season and a new Battle Pass. The update will be released at the beginning of April and Activision says they will post regular news and announcements on its social media channels. Steel Legion will come with
AMD, in an official statement, has shared that back in December last year, a hacker got access to test files related to the company’s current and future graphics products. Some of these test files or source codes have been leaked online but the company has taken strict action to take them down. It states that
As a third of the world population sits under lockdown across the world, by some estimates, one kind of app has zoomed past the rest: video calling. You’ve likely heard of Zoom already, which allows for a hundred people in a single call. It’s being used for virtual meetings and lectures, as people work and
When two Spanish footballers took to the controls of FIFA 20 after the coronavirus pandemic saw their La Liga match cancelled, a stadium-sized virtual audience watched online. The huge digital crowd last week is part of a spectacular boom for the digital gaming industry, as record numbers flock to online servers for distraction, entertainment and friendship
Microsoft has recently revealed the specifications for the next generation Xbox console, the Xbox Series X. Right after, Sony also revealed the hardware details on the next PlayStation, the PlayStation 5 in its Road to PS5 live stream. Now, while Microsoft was announcing the details of the Xbox Series X, a Twitter user spotted what
Microsoft has announced a new version of its DirectX 12 API that it’s calling DirectX 12 Ultimate. Microsoft says it is the “culmination of the best graphics technology” it has ever introduced that brings “unprecedented alignment between PC and Xbox Series X”. A badge or logo of DirectX 12 Ultimate will signify that the piece
Coronavirus has disrupted the lives of people across the globe, forcing them to stay indoors. With India opting for lockdown in all major cities in an effort to stem the COVID-19 spread, people are unable to meet their friends, co-workers, and family, making digital communication the only way to reach out and catch up with
Call of Duty: Warzone might be getting a limited time mode (LTM) through an upcoming update. According to a Twitter post, the game is going to get a “HighAction” mode that will have “more money, more legendary crates, and more Killstreak drops.” This was allegedly found by data miners in the game’s latest update. Call
Call of Duty: Warzone has hit 30 million players milestone within 10 days of the game’s release across various platforms. Earlier, the free-to-play game had seen six million players in its first 24 hours on PCs and consoles. The number has been helped by the work-from-home policies as people stay indoors during the novel coronavirus
Sony PlayStation Store’s Mega March sale is live and it couldn’t have come at a better time, as most of the world has been confined within their homes due to the coronavirus outbreak. The new sale has brought discounts on hundreds of PlayStation titles for PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, and PlayStation Vita. The sale offers
Game Developers Conference aka GDC 2020 was cancelled owing to coronavirus concerns, which was bad news for gaming fans and an even bigger blow for developers. But there is finally a positive development on this front. The show’s organisers have announced that GDC is returning with a 3-day event in August, aptly called GDC Summer.
Ubisoft Spring Sale is underway and the company is offering huge discounts on triple-A titles including Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, Far Cry 5, Tom Clancy’s The Division 2, and several others. The discounts on games are available on both console and PC, but PC players are getting better deals. These Ubisoft games are on sale on
Microsoft says it has developed a technique to detect online predators who try to groom children for sexual purposes using the chat function in multiplayer video games. The tech company, which makes the Xbox gaming system, announced Thursday that it’s sharing the tool with nonprofit organizations and other gaming and messaging service developers. Nicknamed “Project
Pokemon Go has been a serious money-spinner for Niantic ever since its debut in 2016, raking in hundreds of millions of dollars every year. 2019 was no different, as Pokemon Go raked in nearly $900 million (roughly Rs. 6,402 crores) in player spending last year, as per Sensor Tower. Niantic plans to keep players engaged
PUBG Mobile has started receiving the v0.16.5 content update. The fresh update brings some notable new content, such as the arrival of Domination mode, a new map called Town, and the Season 11 Royale Pass that is called Operation Tomorrow. A new vehicle has been added as well, and the Groza’s damage output has been
Razer made a splash at CES 2020 by showcasing the fancy Razer Eracing Simulator concept that comes with a hydraulic racing platform, full manual controls, and a steering wheel with paddle shift to offer an immersive racing experience. But aside from it, the company also launched the Razer Kishi universal mobile gaming controller that is
Nintendo Switch has had a pen-like accessory which was earlier available via bundled offers only. But now, Nintendo is selling an official stylus for the Switch. The stylus will go on sale early next month but availability is currently limited to the UK with no official word on whether it will arrive in other markets.
PUBG Mobile Season 10 is about to end in the next few days, and with it starts the next season. PUBG has officially revealed that PUBG Mobile Season 11 kicks off on January 10. Season 11 will be titled Operation Tomorrow, and is teased to bring some futuristic-themed content in the game. But ahead of Season 11’s start,
At CES 2020, Dell has introduced a range of devices and software for gamers. The company announced the new redesigned Dell G5 15 SE (Special Edition) laptop that comes with a dedicated “Game Shift” macro key that allows one key quick launch of game-ready settings. It also introduced the new Alienware 25 Gaming Monitor (AW2521HF)
At CES 2020, Asus has unveiled a host of laptops, monitors, and new Zen WiFi routers. Starting with laptops, the company has introduced a new more compact ZenBook Duo, the new Asus ExpertBook B9450 laptop, the Asus ROG Zephyrus G15, and the Asus Chromebook Flip C436. The Vivobook S series laptops have been refreshed with