Senran Kagura is about a group of shinobi who – okay, actually it’s about breasts and the anime girls they’re attached to. The brawler series skirts just on the friendly side of PG-13 even with its emphasis on exploding clothing, but its heavy emphasis on soft smut proved too much for YouTube, and the video host cut short a stream from publisher Marvelous announcing the latest game in the series.
A new teaser trailer made its debut online earlier today showcasing a bit more mystery surrounded by this upcoming narrative journey. Dontnod Entertainment doesn’t seem to be revealing too much as to what we can expect when the first episode releases for Life is Strange 2 but so far we have this teaser and a small playable demo.
Colin Kaepernick became the subject of controversy in 2016, when the NFL quarterback refused to stand for the U.S. national anthem in protest of racial injustice in the country. That, in turn, caused protests from those who felt Kaepernick’s gesture was disrespectful. Now this whole mess has managed to trickle down into the world of videogames, as Kaepernick’s name has been scrubbed from a piece of the Madden NFL 19 soundtrack.
Evo 2018 is happening this weekend, bringing the biggest fighting game tournament on the scene back for another annual round. We’ll see some of the best players in the world competing in the genre, and you’ll be able to get your practice rounds in at home, too – four of the big titles on display at Evo are offering a free weekend on Steam alongside the event.
Update, August 2: Beast of Winter for Pillars of Eternity 2 releases today, so Obsidian has broken down what to expect.
Elon Musk wants to put videogames into cars. That starts with a handful of Atari classics coming as a Tesla easter egg, but further plans are much grander than that. Musk wants to get some original, internally-developed games playable in the electric car line, and he’s encouraging game developers to come work for the company to make that happen.
An image of an unreleased graphics card PCB has appeared online claiming to be that of an Nvidia GTX 1180. The PCB features connections for eight memory modules, a moderate GPU die, 10 phase VRM, dual fan headers, and 6+8 pin power connectors. It also comes with an NVLink connector. Odd.
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