Tag: Video Games

PS5 restock: Tips for securing your console

CNN —   Still desperately refreshing your web browser in hopes of snagging a PlayStation 5? You’re not alone. Sony’s highly coveted next-gen console is...

Nintendo Switch OLED: where to pre-order & more

CNN —   After years of anticipation, a new version of the Nintendo Switch is finally here. The Nintendo Switch OLED model is exactly what...

Which Nintendo Switch to buy: A guide

CNN —   The Nintendo Switch family just got bigger. Arriving on Oct. 8 for $349, the Nintendo Switch OLED upgrades Nintendo’s beloved games machine...

Best of E3 2021: The games and gadgets to watch

CNN —   We hope you like video games, because E3 2021 just left us with a ton of them. Gaming’s biggest annual event traded...

Forget Xbox Series X: Why Xbox Game Pass is all you need

CNN —   Trying to play the Xbox Series X restock game is still a nightmare, and even if you manage to land one of...

iMac pros and cons: How Apple’s new desktop compares to a PC

CNN —   I’m constantly testing all kinds of laptops and desktops, but none of them have been able to replace my custom Windows gaming...

Lenovo Legion Duel review: The coolest gaming smartphone on the market

The Lenovo Legion Duel is the first gaming smartphone from the Chinese manufacturer, and boy is it impressive at first glance! Armed with a Snapdragon 865+...

CES 2021: This app transforms your iPhone into an eye-tracker

CES 2021 kicked off on Monday 11 January with the Press Day, where only members of the media are invited to attend. And among the first...

Why this Sony Fanboy won’t be a PS5 early adopter!

I didn’t see Sony lowering the price of its flagship console as a strategy to undercut Microsoft, even though I had high hopes that Sony would...

eSports on smartphones to be more popular than on PCs soon?

The smartphone is the most widely used video game console in the world: ahead of the PS4, Xbox One, and even PCs. However, smartphone games...

Why does Apple hate cloud gaming? Microsoft halts its xCloud test on iOS

Faced with the restrictive policy of Apple’s App Store, Microsoft has decided to stop testing its xCloud cloud gaming service on iPhone, as reported by...

Gaming smartphones: do you need a 144 Hz screen, 16 GB of RAM and the latest Snapdragon chipset?

The architecture of a gaming smartphone is broadly similar to that of a PC. Increasingly, smartphone components do seem to be making leaps and bounds...

Asus ROG Phone 3 review: the most powerful gaming smartphone

The Asus ROG Phone 3 was launched on July 22nd where it was presented as “the most powerful gaming smartphone in the world” by the...

Google Adds Touch Controls and Wider Device Support to Stadia on Android

Photo: Sam Rutherford (Gizmodo) Google Stadia launched last fall, and when it came to streaming games on your phone, things were kind of limited. Not...

Sony calls on Spider-Man for PS5 year-end launch

TOKYO (Reuters) – Sony Corp on Friday unveiled more than two dozen titles for its upcoming PlayStation 5 console, including a sequel to its hit...

Is Bose is making a gaming version of its QC35 II headphones?

After Sennheiser, Bose could enter the juicy gaming headset market with a variation of its QuietComfort 35 II. According to information revealed by our colleagues...

China’s Tencent wins on lockdown gaming boom

HONG KONG (Reuters) – High demand for video games during COVID-19 lockdowns buoyed Tencent Holdings’ first-quarter revenue and profits, with blockbuster games PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Mobile...

China’s Tencent reaps revenue of lockdown gaming boom

HONG KONG (Reuters) – High demand for video games during COVID-19 lockdowns buoyed Tencent Holdings’ first-quarter revenue and profits, with blockbuster games PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Mobile...

After the triumph of Animal Crossing, a thin pipeline for Nintendo

TOKYO (Reuters) – The runaway success of Nintendo Co Ltd’s (7974.T) island life simulator Animal Crossing: New Horizons has overshadowed an uncomfortable fact for fans...

Sony suspends PlayStation Store in mainland China to upgrade security

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Sony has suspended its PlayStation Store in mainland China saying it wanted to improve the online store’s security, in a move...

Nintendo smashes Switch sales view; says Animal Crossing is device’s fastest-selling game

TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s Nintendo Co Ltd (7974.T) said on Thursday its fourth-quarter profit soared 200% due to surging demand for its Switch games console,...

China’s Animal Crossing gamers use code words, middlemen to enter virtual world

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Chinese fans of Nintendo’s Animal Crossing: New Horizons are paying a premium on foreign consoles and finding ways to skirt limits...

EA sees full-year revenue above estimates as home-sheltering boosts gaming

(Reuters) – Video game publisher Electronic Arts Inc forecast full-year adjusted revenue above Wall Street estimates on Tuesday, riding on the broader surge in videogame...

GameStop just got a bunch of Nintendo Switch bundles back in stock

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Civilization: a timeless, almost 30-year-old classic

Originally designed by Sid Meier, Civilization is a strategy game that first appeared in 1991. The inaugural version was released for MS-DOS, and in almost...