Day: December 23, 2019

After the Netflix show, the Witcher games hit their highest player counts in years
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After the Netflix show, the Witcher games hit their highest player counts in years

The Witcher has finally hit Netflix, and Henry Cavill’s Geralt has reawakened Witcher mania. Players are returning to CD Projekt’s RPG trilogy in droves, and all three Witcher games are reaching player count highs that they haven’t hit in years. The Witcher review scores are all over the place right now, but it looks like the show has stoked the fandom’s flames. read more

Dawn of the Epic Store’s fifth holiday giveaway – seven free games remain
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Dawn of the Epic Store’s fifth holiday giveaway – seven free games remain

I bring you warm greetings from the font of the platform wars, my friends. The Epic Games Store has assaulted us with weekly free games throughout the year, and has not relented for a Christmas ceasefire. Indeed, the frontline bombardments have only intensified as the holidays approach. Intelligence has brought word of a dozen free games to last through the new year, and today, Epic has unleashed a mad gorilla upon us. read more

Intel Xe Jedi refutes ‘Intel’s DG1 woes’ through the medium of a Christmas song
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Intel Xe Jedi refutes ‘Intel’s DG1 woes’ through the medium of a Christmas song

There have been rumours that the first Intel Xe graphics card is in trouble. That’s now been festively refuted by the company though I’m not sure how I feel about the way that Intel’s Chris Pirillo, a self-titled Community Jedi, has chosen to respond. He’s done it in song. In paraphrased Christmas song. I mean, it could be worse; he could’ve claimed that “the apps’ll all slay” via the medium of interpretive dance and I’d be left under no illusion about the certainty of my own feelings. read more