When it comes to video games being turned into film or television series, there’s not a great track record for success. That’s not due to production teams tapping into the video game medium for source material. Instead, these various film and television adaptations are met with plenty of criticism from fans of the original video game IP. However, that may soon change as Sony has revealed that they are opening up a new production team division dedicated to turning video game titles into television series or cinematic films.
Day: May 20, 2019
Twitch streamer Jaryd ‘Summit1g’ Lazar could be calling time on his adventures in the world of GTA RP, according to comments he made in one of his recent streams. Mentioning being in a full “YOLO mode”, Summit1g says that he’s worried that he’s “not gonna be able to get to do some cool shit I wanna do.”
The first handful of completions stretched players to the limit, but now top teams are working on completing The Division 2’s first raid in record time. World first for Dark Hours came five hours after the raid went live on PC, but raid groups are now slimming that time down. The DUK Clan came in second during the world first race, and they set the first sub-one hour raid time last week.
Despite hosting mega sales offering huge discounts, and scooping up lots of juicy store exclusives, the Epic Games Store has been blocking its users for buying too many games. It seems that some users keen to take advantage of Epic’s sale have got a little too greedy for goodies, at least as far the store may be concerned, and triggered a design quirk that cuts them off from buying any more.
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Rainbow Six Siege’s Year Four, Season 2 update, Operation Phantom Sight, will bring with it significant changes to ranked play. Two game modes, Hostage and Secure Area, have been removed from ranked queues, meaning that you’ll have to play Bomb if you want to play competitively.
As if decimating draugr and bludgeoning bandits in high-definition PC glory wasn’t enough, you’ll soon get to deal out some Dovakiihn-style devastation in a tabletop game that brings some of the best aspects of The Elder Scrolls into an exciting and challenging new adventure. Modiphius Entertainment has announced a new narrative miniatures game based on the now-legendary RPG series.
An Intel Tiger Lake processor has been spotted in the wild lands of the SiSoft Sandra benchmarking database. Marking our first glance at this low-power architecture since it was first announced over at Intel’s recent investor meeting, Intel is promising Tiger Lake will bring “blistering graphics performance” thanks to the Intel Xe graphics engine at its heart.
In my humble opinion, last year’s series of Doctor Who marked something of a return to form for the decades-old sci-fi franchise. Sadly, however, the BBC has already confirmed that Jodie Whittaker and the gang won’t be returning in 2019, and that we’ll be waiting until early 2020 for our next trip in the TARDIS.
By 2021 Samsung expects to be a year ahead of foundry rivals TSMC, in terms of advanced process production, and two or three years ahead of technology rivals, Intel. When the Korean tech giant starts mass producing its 3nm gate-all-around lithography in two years time the competition will potentially be scrabbling around to catch up, with Samsung potentially mopping up the big chip-making contracts with its new design.