Intel has announced new 8th gen CPUs for the ultrathin and 2-in-1 mobile market. Whiskey Lake is joining the ultra-low power U-series lineup, and Amber Lake is taking on the extremely low-power Y-series. Just in time for OEMs to rebrand for the back-to-school sales rush.
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive is heading to Thailand after car manufacturer Toyota unveiled its plan for a new esports tournament. Ten teams will be heading to The Toyota Master Bangkok tournament in late November, where a $100,000 prize pool awaits.
Earlier this month, Capcom’s action RPG title, Monster Hunter World, received a significant update. At the time, update 5.00 was the game’s fourth free content update, adding a new rhino-like Behemoth for players to slay, adding new Final Fantasy XIV: Dragoons-inspired armour and weapons, and even new Palico equipment.
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Finding out that The King’s Bird, the new game from developer Serenity Forge, is a precision platformer might make you grit your teeth. But you needn’t do that.
Nvidia’s new RTX GPUs may represent the way it’s meant to be played when you’re ray tracing the living hell out of Battlefield 5, but the new Turing graphics architecture isn’t the be-all and end-all of real-time ray tracing. AMD’s own hardware might have something to say about the performance of games with all those billions of rays of light beaming around.
The world of videogame crossovers can be pretty wild, but I’m not sure I was ready for skating to be combined with the modern-day shooter. I was quite surprised then, to find out that not only is such a game in active development, but it’s actually looking pretty impressive.
Acer has just announced its Predator Thronos, a gaming chair so totally 1337 and exorbitant that it defies all reason whatsoever. The chair itself, or “gamer’s cave” as OEM giant Acer refers to it, is a motorised cockpit capable of fitting three 27-inch gaming monitors within its 1.5 metre tall steel chassis.
Creative Assembly has just announced a gory new add-on for A Total War: Saga: Thrones of Britannia. The Blood, Sweat, and Spears pack adds an awful lot of blood (and other forms of decapitation and dismemberment) to the strategy game, which is set on the British Isles during the time of the Anglo Saxons.