Author: Asylum

Rook and Doc are the best defenders in Siege – so they’re getting nerfed
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Rook and Doc are the best defenders in Siege – so they’re getting nerfed

The latest designer’s notes for Rainbow Six Siege are up for perusal, and they bring good and bad news for Rook and Doc mains. First, the good: statistically, they’re the best defenders in Siege. Then the bad: they’re getting nerfed as a result. The nerfs are relatively minor, but they are aimed at pulling that win rate back in line – here’s what to expect from upcoming patches. read more

Nvidia’s $279 GTX 1660 Ti release date has an almost romantic, Valentine-y feel
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Nvidia’s $279 GTX 1660 Ti release date has an almost romantic, Valentine-y feel

Every time I see some new rumour about the Nvidia GTX 1660 Ti there is a part of me that still rebels against it. A part of me that is desperate for it all to be some elaborate hoax made by board partners to stitch up WCCFTech and WhyCry. But here we are again, now with industry sources once more keen to talk about the potential new Nvidia mainstream GPUs with fresh info about a February 15 release date and sub-$300 pricing. read more

Resident Evil 2 PC release time – here’s when the remake unlocks on Steam
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Resident Evil 2 PC release time – here’s when the remake unlocks on Steam

Resident Evil 2 finally launches in all its gory, remade glory on January 24 – but with today’s digital distribution, it’s not so much the date that matters but the time. Luckily, Steam has at last effectively given us those release times with a countdown to launch, so we can properly count down the hours until launch. Just expect to look jealously across the ocean depending on what region you’re in. read more

Far Cry New Dawn pokes fun at Trump’s Space Force, but still isn’t political, honest
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Far Cry New Dawn pokes fun at Trump’s Space Force, but still isn’t political, honest

Despite claiming that Far Cry 5 doesn’t have any political message, Ubisoft has made multiple references to Donald Trump’s controversial Space Force in the game’s upcoming spin-off. Far Cry New Dawn, a post-apocalyptic take on the series’ recent middle-American outing, features an entire weapon line named after the US President’s planned celestial branch of the armed forces. read more