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Day: October 17, 2019
The Google Stadia Controller will not be entirely wireless at launch, the company has revealed in a recently published how-to video. While the plan remains to integrate a direct wireless connection to Google’s datacentres through the Stadia Controller, at launch this feature will be limited solely to the Chromecast Ultra.
PC players rejoiced when it was announced recently that they would finally be getting Red Dead Redemption 2 in November. To give a taste of just how good the open-world western will look, Rockstar has released a new 4K trailer for the PC version.
Representation of different genders and sexualities is a difficult subject in the games industry. Attempts at inclusion are still relatively rare, and the ones that happen are often subject to cynical claims of pandering or becoming politically correct. BioWare is a company that has pushed the envelope of diversity in these areas, and it doesn’t see any reason to stop, or for other studios not to do the same.
Fortnite shocked the world when it literally imploded earlier this week, leaving only a black hole in its wake. Then, on Tuesday, Fortnite Chapter 2 sprung forth from the aether, with a fresh slate of content, including a new, unseen island for players to explore. Or, it was thought unseen, until the realization it had been leaked on Reddit in September, just nobody thought it was real.
The Intel Xe graphics card release date seems to becoming clearer, with reports from Taiwan suggesting that first discrete Intel GPU will arrive in mid-2020. The initial release window for the Intel Xe cards was set at a rather vague 2020 back when Raja Koduri first joined the blue team and it tweeted out a promise to “set our graphics free.”
PUBG Esports teams have been told that branded in-game skins for the upcoming Global Championship they were promised earlier this year will no longer be happening. PUBG Corp broke the news to the players via email, citing problems in the development process, informing them that the items would be replaced by 12 generic PUBG PGC skins.
EA has released details of Anthem’s new event, Season of Skulls. Coming out of the storm-filled Cataclysm, Season of Skulls is about defeating waves of enemies for Crystals, whether through the arenas that’ll be dotted around the map or the ‘Anomalies’ that litter the land as you explore.
The United States Department of Justice said today that they had arrested hundreds of criminals in a global crackdown after taking down the largest known child porn site on the dark web and tracing payments made in bitcoins.
Humankind had come a long way from the time when the Internet became mainstream. What started as a research project ARPANET (Advanced Research Projects Agency Network) funded by DARPA has grown exponentially and has single-handedly revolutionized human behavior.