Day: June 7, 2019

Ninja Theory’s follow-up to Hellblade is 4v4 multiplayer melee Bleeding Edge
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Ninja Theory’s follow-up to Hellblade is 4v4 multiplayer melee Bleeding Edge

A leaked trailer has surfaced for Bleeding Edge, the next title from Hellblade developer Ninja Theory. Yes, we’re still a few days removed from the official start of E3 – but that only means it’s time for the leaks to start flowing. Assuming the trailer is real (and it certainly looks that way), Nina Theory’s next game is 4v4 online multiplayer title that will start running a technical alpha oh June 27. read more

After less than a day, Fortnite’s Storm Flip has been banned from pro play
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After less than a day, Fortnite’s Storm Flip has been banned from pro play

Fortnite’s v9.20 patch dropped this week, and with it came the Storm Flip – basically a throwable storm or safezone in a bottle, depending on when and where you chuck it. Though it looks guaranteed to spice up any round of the Battle Royale, it might be just a little too spicy. Epic Games is temporarily banning the item from competition – the same day it released it. read more

3DMark’s ray tracing demo updated in time for Nvidia’s Super “upcoming hardware”
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3DMark’s ray tracing demo updated in time for Nvidia’s Super “upcoming hardware”

Nvidia’s “something super” is looking ever more like it is going to be new RTX hardware, as UL has just dropped an update for its ray tracing specific Port Royal benchmark “to improve compatibility with upcoming hardware.” Now we know that AMD’s Navi is coming soon, and will get an airing at E3 next week, but team Radeon is only just gearing up to talk about its ray tracing strategy, not to launch one. read more

AMD says “we need to start to talk about our ray tracing strategy”
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AMD says “we need to start to talk about our ray tracing strategy”

We’ve heard a lot from AMD this last week over at Computex regarding AMD Ryzen 3000 and AMD Navi, but there’s still quite a bit we don’t know about the company’s forward-looking strategy. But thankfully there’s always another event or two going down that we can glean bits of information from, and the latest from the corporate world indicates AMD could be readying up to talk ray tracing strategy. read more