In the eight years (!) since The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim came out, mod makers have been hard at work transforming the game. We’ve had grand new areas and adventures created entirely from scratch, multiplayer expansions for co-op dragonslaying, and even GPS trackers for those elusive companions. Beyond that, seemingly every part of the game has been remastered, from the flowers to the weather to the entire look of the game.
Day: June 29, 2019
For all its marketing bombast – and even an assist from Terry Crews – Crackdown 3 didn’t make much of an impact when it landed earlier this year. But the game isn’t dead, and Microsoft has just pushed out a new update that adds new weapons, abilities, and a powered wingsuit that lets you fly around the destructible city at will.
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It’s been teased for a long time, but the first Halo Reach PC public beta test – and so the first playable appearance of the Halo Master Chief Collection on PC – has finally kicked off. The first ‘flighting’ test began yesterday and will run over the weekend, ending on Monday July 1. Exciting stuff, but the only trouble is – you probably weren’t invited to it. We certainly weren’t.
The story of Mario Royale, the free browser-based version of Super Mario Bros. that pitted you against 74 other players, continues. After hearing from Nintendo last week, creator InfernoPlus was forced to change the name of the game and replace all the assets to avoid copyright infringement. That wasn’t enough though, and now he’s been forced to pull the game altogether.
yuzu Git (2019/06/29) is complied. yuzu is a work-in-progress Nintendo Switch emulator. yuzu is an open-source project, licensed under the GPLv2 (or any later version). yuzu has been designed with portability in mind, with builds available for Windows, Linux, and macOS. The project was started in spring of 2017 by bunnei, one of the original authors of the popular Citra 3DS emulator, to experiment with and research the Nintendo Switch. Due to the similarities between Switch and 3DS, yuzu was developed as a fork of Citra. This means that it uses the same project architecture, and both emulators benefit from sharead improvements. During the early months of development, work was done in private, and progress was slow. However, as Switch reverse-engineering and homebrew development became popular, work on yuzu began to take off as well.…More
rpcs3 Git (2019/06/29) is compiled. RPCS3 is an open-source Sony PlayStation 3 emulator and debugger written in C++ for Windows and Linux. The emulator has been in development since early 2011 and currently supports modern DirectX 12, Vulkan and OpenGL renderers. The emulator is capable of booting and playing a decent amount of commercial games and PlayStation 3 SDK samples. Many more titles are also becoming playable with future development by contributors.…More
Dolphin Git 5.0-10585 is compiled. This is the trunk of Dolphin Project. Dolphin is the first Gamecube emulator able to run commercial games! Dolphin is a Gamecube, Wii and Triforce (the arcade machine based on the Gamecube) emulator which supports many extra features and abilities not present on the original consoles. It has a partial Wii support and plays most Gamecube games. …More