The Windows 10 October 2018 Update is now available for download, unlocking the ray tracing potential lying within Nvidia’s RTX 2080 and RTX 2080 Ti graphics cards. The update is available for manual download today, and will begin a wider rollout via Microsoft’s automated service – now powered by machine learning – from October 9.
Assassin’s Creed titles used to have multiplayer, with Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag marking the last multplayer-supported entry in the franchise. However, the studio is reconsidering the addition of an online mode to the series.
EA Sports’ latest iteration of their massively successful football franchise, FIFA 19, officially released last Friday, and since then, a plethora of fans went vocal about certain glaring issues the game suffers from. For the first time in the franchise’s history, players are finally enjoying the official licensed UEFA broadcast package and competitions.
PlayStation Experience, or PSX for short, kicked off back in 2014 mainly to celebrate the 20th anniversary of PlayStation. The event became an exclusive hub to all things related to PlayStation, ranging from new first-party titles, exclusive PlayStation content, merchandise and lots more. PlayStation Experience is always held towards the end of the year in early December, however, sadly, we aren’t getting one this year.
Developer Tripwire Interactive likes to release themed updates for their action zombie-slaying title, Killing Floor 2. Back in June, the studio released the The Summer Sideshow: Treacherous Skies update, where players got to enjoy new weapons, a new map, introduced the prestige rank system, and even finally allowed players to upgrade their weapons.
Some of Ubisoft’s biggest games have come from outside the company proper. Call of Juarez came from Techland, and Ubisoft’s now-flagship Far Cry series originally came from Crytek. But the publisher isn’t looking to build brands with external partners anymore – though the folks there are open to exceptions when it comes to esports and indie-style games.
With a fresh generation of graphics cards promising great performance at absurd resolutions, you might think that PC gamers are largely ready to move beyond 1080p. But according to the latest Steam Hardware Survey, 1440p and 4K are the domain of only a tiny fraction of players – the vast majority play at 1080p, and many more play at even less than that.
Lately, in the video game industry, we have started to see some soft reboots of beloved franchises, giving new potential players a great jumping point into the franchise. It’s been a number of years now since Splinter Cell hit the shelves with the last installment being Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell: Blacklist, a title that launched on the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, PC and Wii U in 2013. Now gamers have been wondering if the franchise will make its way on the latest generation platforms.
Assassin’s Creed Odyssey might take place centuries before any other game in the series, but Ubisoft is more than happy to let you enjoy some anachronistic cameos from previous series protagonists. Evie Frye, half of the brother-sister duo that headlined Assassin’s Creed Syndicate, can join your ship crew – here’s how to unlock her.
If you don’t have a regular group of friends to play Anthem with, there’s no need to worry about missing out on the game’s high-level content. Anthem will feature raid matchmaking, allowing you to easily find other players to run high-level content with. While all Anthem’s story missions can be played solo, you need a group to finish do raids and Strongholds, so easy access to like-minded players is much appreciated.