Daily Archives: April 7, 2018

Acer Predator After Party brings games, giveaways, and music to PAX East 2018

Acer once again brought the party of the year to PAX East! Getting the word out with the help of PC Gamer and GamesRadar, the Acer Predator After Party filled Boston's Royale Nightclub with PAX attendees from all around the world. The event gave guests, press, and VIPs the chance to grab a drink and check out the latest gaming hardware from the Acer Predator line. Attendees grabbed drinks, took pictures at the photo booth had a chance to play games on Acer Predator hardware like the Predator Ori

By | 2018-04-07T22:20:09+00:00 April 7th, 2018|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Solve the case or go crazy trying in isometric RPG Disco Elysium

Disco Elysium begins with these amnesic questions. Disco Elysium is being developed by Estonian studio ZA/UM, from its new location in London. A very particular set of skillsRather than lengthy exposition, Disco Elysium delivers the bulk of its information through dialogue. Making a mockery of yourself is a recurring theme in Disco Elysium. It’s an ambitious thesis, but one which makes Disco Elysium feel different from your standard RPG even in the short time I spent with it at PAX East.

By | 2018-04-07T22:07:57+00:00 April 7th, 2018|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to stream the Astros live: watch every Houston Astros game online anywhere

The Houston Astros made history last year when they defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers in the seventh game of the 2017 World Series. How to stream the Astros live onlineWhen it comes to streaming baseball online, your first choice has to be MLB.TV. You can watch every out-of-market regular season game live on MLB.TV. Twitter Following in Facebook's footsteps, Twitter has the right to live stream an MLB game every week during the regular season. When it comes to MLB, ESPN+ will feature one MLB game

By | 2018-04-07T21:12:15+00:00 April 7th, 2018|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to live stream the Masters for free: watch all the coverage without ads

Watch all the action at Masters.com: US live streamYour initial go-to option for streaming this year's US Masters is an absolute gimme. And if you hate commercials, then keep reading to see how to watch rounds three and four without the ad breaks. And although the breadth of its coverage has been stripped back in recent years, it still has live coverage of rounds three and four of the US Masters 2018. So you can watch the (hopefully) dramatic crescendo to the 2018 Masters without having to sit t

By | 2018-04-07T20:38:17+00:00 April 7th, 2018|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Tail whip killer robots in 2D ‘motorbike combat game’ Steel Rats

Nearest I can tell, a very peculiar apocalypse has befallen the world of Steel Rats. I'm not sure what happened, but whatever it was, only bikers survived it, apparently along with legions of death machines. Developer Tate Multimedia calls Steel Rats a 2D "motorbike combat game," and it's newly released gameplay trailer looks the part. It looks like meets Mad Max meets Max Dirt Bike: you ride a motorcycle through 2D levels, swerving between lanes to avoid obstacles, kill robots and hit sweet jum

By | 2018-04-07T20:13:58+00:00 April 7th, 2018|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Best unlocked smartphones in the US

With an unlocked phone, you can switch as needed without worrying about breaking some agreement you have with a carrier. With an unlocked phone, you can switch as needed without worrying about breaking some agreement you have with a carrier1. Though iOS 11 problems can crop up, this is still the best iPhone there is, and that makes it the best unlocked iPhone as well. Apple says the unlocked iPhone X as working with any carrier. For a new unlocked iPhone at the best price possible, the iPhone 8

By | 2018-04-07T20:04:34+00:00 April 7th, 2018|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Facebook suspends Canadian consultancy over improper data use

With the wounds from the Cambridge Analytica data scandal still raw, Facebook has banned another third-party company from its platform over the improper use of data – this time it's Canadian political consulting firm AggregateIQ. As with Cambridge Analytica, the charge is that AggregateIQ used data scraped from Facebook in ways that violated the social network's terms and conditions. In fact, leaked documents had already linked AggregateIQ with Cambridge Analytica, and it seems that association

By | 2018-04-07T19:56:53+00:00 April 7th, 2018|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Forest will leave behind four years of Early Access on April 30

After nearly four years in Early Access, survival game The Forest finally has a release date: April 30. As previously announced, the full 1.0 release will be accompanied by a price increase, from $14.99 to $19.99. The premise of The Forest is that you're the lone survivor of a plane crash, trapped on an island full of man-eating mutants. I haven't played it yet, but I've heard good things about how it's expanded since Andy played it in 2014, especially about its co-operative mode and its solid b

By | 2018-04-07T18:59:24+00:00 April 7th, 2018|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Ubisoft says it’s impossible to make a battle royale mode for Ghost Recon Wildlands right now

Ghost Recon Wildlands' tactical shooting seems like an ideal home for a battle royale mode, and we put it on our list of games that could replicate the success of PUBG and Fortnite with the right changes. But Ubisoft put any such hopes to bed this week by saying that building a battle royale mode in the game would be too large a technical challenge. Responding to a fan on Twitter, it said that it "understand[s] the allure" of the battle royale genre, and that it "may seem like a natural directio

By | 2018-04-07T17:48:08+00:00 April 7th, 2018|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Sinner: Sacrifice for Redemption is all boss fights, and each one makes you weaker

That’s the main tenant of Sinner: Sacrifice for Redemption, an action combat boss battler self-described as Souls-inspired. The original sinnerAdam, the main character, is pitted against seven main bosses and an eighth final boss, each representing a time he’s screwed up. By fighting each boss, Adam atones for his sins and may (but also may not?) I got the chance to take on three of the seven bosses at PAX East: Envy, Greed, and Gluttony. In the name of sacrifice, Adam must give up part of his s

By | 2018-04-07T17:18:06+00:00 April 7th, 2018|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments
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