Shenmue 3: two decades and a $7m kickstarter campaign later, can Yu Suzuki’s epic deliver on its promise?

But while his quest for vengeance has typically been a lonely one, in Shenmue III he’s joined by a mysterious woman named Shenhua. And the same level of research has gone into creating the setting for Shenmue III. But, illustrating one of the most intriguing new features in Shenmue III, he’s unwilling to talk. Playing minigames and working menial jobs to earn money has always been part of Shenmue’s peculiar magic, and Shenmue III is no different. The combat in the original Shenmue games was root

By | 2019-04-05T14:53:51+00:00 April 5th, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Half of Huawei’s flagship phones could be foldable in two years, says CEO

Now, it appears the company is going all-in when it comes to foldable smartphones, with Huawei CEO Richard Yu offering some refreshingly frank comments about the technology in a new interview with GSMArena. When asked about how many foldable devices it could have in its stable over the next few years, Yu said "I think that on a flagship level in two years, half of our devices could be foldable." A smaller foldable phone is in the worksOf course, the CEO is more than aware of how expensive its fi

By | 2019-04-01T04:01:53+00:00 April 1st, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Ni No Kuni is being made into a movie

The JRPG series Ni No Kuni is being made into an animated movie by Level-5, and will release in Japan this summer. It's being directed by Yoshiyuki Momose, who as well as working on both Ni No Kuni games has directed several shorts and commercials for Studio Ghibli. Composer Joe Hisaishi is another familiar name for Ghibli fans, having scored movies including Spirited Away and Princess Mononoke. It will apparently tell a new story in the Ni No Kuni setting, about a boy named Yu (voiced by Kento

By | 2019-02-10T23:18:27+00:00 February 10th, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Huawei says it’ll show off a foldable 5G phone at MWC 2019

Huawei has confirmed that it will show off the world's first 5G smartphone with a foldable screen at MWC 2019 at the end of February. This isn't the first time we've heard about Huawei's foldable phone plans, as rumors first surfaced back in July 2018, with suggestions that it will also be a 5G device revealed in October 2018. However, this is the first time we've had official confirmation from the China-based manufacturer that it will show off the 5G foldable phone, and there's not long to wait

By | 2019-01-25T10:34:41+00:00 January 25th, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Here’s all the Overwatch Lunar New Year skins

Ring in the Year of the Pig!Overwatch’s Lunar New Year festivities start now.🎆 🏮 https://t.co/8dHWTDqH6N pic.twitter.com/Y0FUPCBqM9January 24, 2019Overwatch's seasonal Lunar New Year event is officially underway. This year we're celebrating Year of the Pig, and the in-game event brings with it eight new skins: six legendaries and two epics, for the likes of Reinhardt, Brigitte, Tracer, and more. As in years past, the Lunar New Year skins lean heavily on Chinese history, folklore, and mythology.

By | 2019-01-24T19:33:04+00:00 January 24th, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The history behind the 2019 Overwatch Lunar New Year skins

At the beginning of the story, Zhang Fei and Guan Yu (Reinhardt’s 2019 Lunar New Year skin) pledge to become sworn brothers. But before he went back to them, he did one last bloody favor for Cao Cao: decapitating and delivering the head of his enemy. Impressed by this and Guan Yu’s unwavering loyalty to his friends, Cao Cao let him go. Guan Yu continues to be revered today in Buddhist and Taoist cultures, honored for his bravery and loyalty. Along with these skins, last year’s Lunar New Year ski

By | 2019-01-24T16:00:00+00:00 January 24th, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Overwatch Reveals Year of the Pig Skins for Torbjorn and Reinhardt

The latest skins revealed for the Year of the Pig Lunar New Year event are for Torbjorn and Reinhardt. Overwatch Lunar New Year begins January 24. pic.twitter.com/QzGshNCW33 — Overwatch (@PlayOverwatch) January 22, 2019Similarly, Reinhardt’s Guan Yu skin also makes the character look much younger than usual. Share your wisdom on Capture the Flag traditions as GUAN YU REINHARDT. Overwatch Lunar New Year begins January 24. pic.twitter.com/cHdGpq5sex — Overwatch (@PlayOverwatch) January 21, 2019Zha

By | 2019-01-22T13:16:40+00:00 January 22nd, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Huawei 5G folding phone could take on the Samsung Galaxy X in 2019

First rumored back in July, Huawei has taken its first public step towards its foldable phone future, with company CEO Richard Yu confirming development of a bendy handset at its Mate 20 launch event this week, as reported by Digital Trends. "We are working on foldable phones,” Yu stated to select international media attending the event. "Foldable 5G phones.”Huawei has spoken about the potential of foldable handsets and its plans for 5G phones in the past, however, this is first time the Chinese

By | 2018-10-19T14:34:56+00:00 October 19th, 2018|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Total War: Three Kingdoms release date announced

Total War: Three Kingdoms has a release date: March 7 2019. Preorders are up, and they come with the Yellow Turban Rebellion pack. The collector's edition comes with, ah yes, a "weighty resin statue of the legendary hero Guan Yu". Meanwhile the limited edition comes with the limited edition case, double-sided map and the Warlord poster. The Yellow Turban rebellion pack that comes with pre-orders unlocks three playable warlords for the grand campaign.

By | 2018-09-27T17:59:37+00:00 September 27th, 2018|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Jump Force adds four more characters, gets early 2019 release date

Bandai Namco has announced that four new playable characters have been added to the Jump Force roster, as well as four original story characters, created by Dragon Ball's Akira Toriyama. The four new characters, shown in the video above, are Killua and Kurapika from Hunter X Hunter, and Yusuke and Toguro from Yu Yu Hakusho. The story characters, created specifically for Jump Force by Akira Toriyama, cover multiple roles and are showcased in the video below. A season pass for the game will releas

By | 2018-09-20T17:58:16+00:00 September 20th, 2018|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments
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