The Epic Games store sale kicked off yesterday, with discounts of up to 75% and a further $10/£10 reduction on all games priced at $14.99/£13.99 or above. It’s certainly a generous set of offers, but it’s not exactly gone off without a hitch.
Day: May 17, 2019
Destiny 2 is nerfing some of the game’s strongest and most desirable Exotic weapons, including Whisper of the Worm – a prestigious sniper rifle that delighted fans with its surprise arrival in a secret quest last year.
Minecraft is officially ten years old today. Mojang has been building towards a major celebration all month, but now that the game is officially a decade old, the developer has revealed one last party-piece – Minecraft Earth.
Despite AMD already launching its Radeon VII graphics card on the 7nm node, and promising mainstream 7nm AMD Navi GPUs before the end of September, Nvidia is still adamant it’s not going to switch just because everyone else is. During Nvidia’s recent Q1 earnings call Nvidia CEO, Jen-Hsun Huang, explained he wants to do much more than just take an off-the-shelf process node and port its GPUs over… in what seems like a thinly veiled dig at AMD.
League of Legends developer, Riot Games, has rejected employees’ demands to scrap forced arbitration for sexual harassment and discrimination complaints, following the walkout of over 100 staff at the studio’s LA offices last week.
Thanks to the rise of social media, the internet has the ability to turn almost any cute animal into an overnight celebrity. That effect has been felt many times over the years, but for no beloved pet was it more keenly felt than for Tardar Sauce, better known as Grumpy Cat.
A long-running Rainbow Six Siege shield glitch reared its ugly head once again late last week, and Ubisoft has been busy looking into potential fixes. This time around, however, the problem seems to be so severe that several aspects of the game have been temporarily disabled to prevent further disruption.
Nvidia has released the full details of its stuttering start to the year, divulging its Q1 earnings for 2019. On the whole the green team’s revenue was down 31% compared with the same period last year, with the gaming side – still Nvidia’s biggest sector – suffering a greater drop in revenue of 39%.
The Division 2’s first raid kicked off yesterday, but it didn’t take very long for the first set of players to complete the game’s biggest endgame challenge. The Dark Hours world first was completed by The Division streamer and YouTuber Marco-style and the rest of his eight-person squad in just over five hours.
Stack Overflow, one of the largest question and answer site for programmers, revealed today that an unknown hacker(s) managed to gain unauthorized access to its production systems on May 11, 2019.