The Super Bowl happens this weekend, as millions of football fans get hyped for the big game and millions of non-fans look forward to the giant spreads of junk food. Either way, a whole lot of people are going to be watching American football this weekend, and we’ve all got to contend with one inescapable fact: the actual Super Bowl game is often dreadfully boring.
Day: January 31, 2020
There are several big video game expos held around the world. With the likes of the Taipei Game Show, there are hundreds of thousands attending and it’s caused quite a scare for the show to keep those safe. However, while checks are in place to make sure that nothing dangerous is brought to the show, there is a new virus that has become quite a pandemic. You’ve likely already heard about the coronavirus, it’s this virus that is going around that caused the show to be postponed.
EA’s Battlefield franchise may have been on rest for now but the next video game installment is in the works. We know that the game is being developed in hopes of releasing within 2021-2022. As a result, the game would be coming to next-generation console platforms. That’s not a big surprise as we are going to see the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X launch during this year’s holiday season.
Giraffe and Annika is an adorable 3D adventure & rhythm-based action RPG with a cat-eared protagonist and it’s almost here!
The team at Rolling Hills recently made public their January devlog, and the game is looking wonderful!
Rolling Hills is a super cute life-sim about running your own sushi restaurant in a town full of anthropomorphic animals. All of the inhabitants are amazing and friendly, and even fix up the restaurant to give to you for free. In return, they would like a little help sprucing up their town.
Star Wars: Battlefront 2 continues its path of free updates well into 2020, and just ahead of the BB update – which makes BB-8 a playable hero – the developers at DICE have revealed what’s next for the game. That’s a return to the Original Trilogy and Age of Rebellion starting in February, including new Supremacy maps set on Scarif and Death Star II.
Upcoming adventure game Hytale might have origins in one of the most successful Minecraft community servers, but it definitely isn’t a simple follow-on to Mojang’s iconic block builder. One of the sandbox-RPG game’s devs has said they “don’t want people to think that we’re, like, building Minecraft 2.”
Whether Nvidia Ampere or Nvidia Hopper, the green team’s next-gen GPU silicon will reportedly deliver 70 – 75% greater performance than the current generation. That looks like a comparison with the Volta architecture, given that the source for the performance figures is referencing the extra computational chops the new GPUs offer in the supercomputer space.
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