Pokémon Go is bringing back Shiny Meltan

Pokémon Go players will have another chance to get their hands on a Shiny Meltan — and evolve the new Mythical Pokémon into a Shiny Melmetal — starting on April 24. If you’ve already completed the Let’s Go, Meltan quest and are looking for more of those precious Meltan candies, Niantic and The Pokémon Company will shorten the waiting period to open a Mystery Box to just three days. You can get Mystery Boxes by connecting Pokémon Go to Pokémon Let’s Go on Nintendo Switch. Starting Wednesday, Apri

By | 2019-04-18T17:00:00+00:00 April 18th, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Google Pixel 4 family codenames surface for the first time

Google has a long history of using underwater creatures for the codenames of upcoming products, and a new leak suggests the Google Pixel 4 family won't break that tradition. Spotted by 9To5Google, a developer posting refers to two unknown device codenames in some internal files, that are seemingly referring to the Google Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL. Both those official names are listed, and it's followed by what we expect to be the codenames of the two respective devices - "coral" and "flame". So far

By | 2019-04-12T08:58:39+00:00 April 12th, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Death Stranding is in a ‘critical phase’, according to director Hideo Kojima

Death Stranding is proving to be one of gaming's biggest enigmas, with no one quite sure what the upcoming title from Kojima Productions is actually about – we're not even sure Hideo Kojima himself knows. But it seems we are creeping ever closer to details on Death Stranding, even if we're still not quite sure what it's actually about. "Death Stranding is not yet in the debugging stage, but is currently having all the game elements and tools from different development systems combined into the g

By | 2019-03-25T17:07:28+00:00 March 25th, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Lenovo teases first 5G laptop powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx

Lenovo may very well be the first out of the gate with a laptop using Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 8cx processor, the company teased during an MWC 2019 press conference. As to why we’ve not seen a single Snapdragon 8cx laptop on the market yet is anyone’s guess, but there are some likely causes. One, laptop makers are likely reticent to pick up on Snapdragon 8cx given the poor performance of the previous platform ( Snapdragon 850 ) and the speed at which Qualcomm moved on from it to this version. And,

By | 2019-02-25T17:14:20+00:00 February 25th, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Reveling in the gut-punch ending of Best Picture contender The Favourite

In The Favourite, Yorgos Lanthimos’ dark comedy of royal intrigue, manipulation is the main form of currency enabling women’s empowerment. The three women (a queen, a lady in waiting, and a servant) snarled in the central royal pas de trois all want different things. To talk about it, we need to start at the very beginning: Queen Anne (Olivia Colman) wants comfort and reassurance, driven by a nearly-constant quest to appease her various appetites, both physical and emotional. Abigail contrives t

By | 2019-02-23T16:00:00+00:00 February 23rd, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Microsoft Solitaire Collection adds a feature everyone has been waiting for: Leveling up

Microsoft Solitaire Collection, the version of Solitaire that comes free with Windows 10, is adding a leveling system. This news has been brought to us via the weirdly good video you can see above, which riffs off the famous "in a world" trailer for Comedian. To quote the video: "Solitaire is going to add a player leveling system with experience points and rewards." So I guess Solitaire is an RPG now? Anyway, here's the trailer for Comedian featuring the legendary voice actor Hal Douglas, RIP.

By | 2019-02-11T01:20:01+00:00 February 11th, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Capcom Chose to Make Devil May Cry 5 Instead of Dragon’s Dogma 2

report this adFans have been waiting for Capcom to release new Devil May Cry and Dragon’s Dogma games for years, and Devil May Cry 5 will finally launch next month. But unfortunately for those holding out hope for Dragon’s Dogma 2, it seems that game was put aside so Capcom could focus on Devil May Cry 5‘s development instead. As explained by Devil May Cry 5 game director Hideaki Itsuno, he was given the choice between starting development on Devil May Cry 5 or Dragon’s Dogma 2, and as we now kn

By | 2019-02-10T09:55:52+00:00 February 10th, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

An absolute legend has finally modded DMX into Resident Evil 2

We asked for it, and it happened. After people started making videos that overlaid the 2003 DMX single X Gon' Give it to Ya over the appearances of Mr. X in the Resident Evil 2 remake, we were all waiting for an enterprising modder to make it real. And now, DJ Pop has done exactly that. You can find instructions for how to download and install the mod on Steam. As per the mod's description, it'll play when Mr. X appears in these locations:Raccoon Police DepartmentParking Garage (Claire)Orphanage

By | 2019-02-09T23:44:14+00:00 February 9th, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Apex Legends has a free PS Plus pack with 6 very blue items, here’s how they look

Playing Apex Legends on PS4 doesn't require PS Plus, but some free goodies are waiting if you do have a subscription. Just head to the Apex Legends store page and you can find the Apex Legends: PlayStation Plus Play Pack in the add-ons section. You'll need to add the pack to your cart and complete the 'purchase' but you won't be charged anything - just like when you pick up your monthly allotment of free PS Plus games . Then load up Apex Legends (close it first if you already had it open) and yo

By | 2019-02-05T21:25:55+00:00 February 5th, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Our favorite wireless gaming mouse is discounted 25% today

Logitech G902 is $112 at Amazon (save 25%)We've given high praise to Logitech's G903 Lightspeed in the past—it was our mouse of the year in 2017, and it's still the best wireless gaming mouse on the market. If you've been waiting for the right time to pick one up, now is the time. It has the best click feel of any mouse we've used, it can accommodate both left-handed and right-handed users (via removable thumb buttons), and offers around 30 hours of battery life while gaming. The PMW3366 sensor

By | 2019-01-31T17:10:03+00:00 January 31st, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments
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