Telltale Games begins wave of layoffs, cancels Stranger Things game [Updated]

Enlarge / If today’s news about Telltale Games’ closure is true, that “final” season description may prove more accurate than Telltale originally intended. (credit: Telltale Games) Update, 5:49 p.m. ET: Telltale Games has issued a statement to Ars Technica confirming that the game maker has begun taking steps to shut down completely. The full statement, […]

Razer’s new headset frees your beautiful face while streaming games

If you’re into streaming games on the likes of Twitch, YouTube or Mixer and you’d like to showcase more of your beautiful face to your viewers, Razer’s Ifrit headset might be worth your consideration. Instead of bulky over-ear headphones (which might mess up your magnificent mane too), it combines earbuds with a mounted “broadcaster-grade” condenser […]

PlayStation Classic Mini games: The 5 best PS1 titles to make it worth the price

Some fans aren’t happy with the current price point of the PlayStation Classic Mini, thinking that the €99.99 is too high for what you’re getting. We know so far that Final Fantasy VII, Jumping Flash, R4 Ridge Racer Type 4, Tekken 3 and Wild Arms will be included. We also know that the mini console […]

Nintendo Switch Online games list EXPANDS following NES Classic news update

Today saw the launch of the new Nintendo Switch Online service, a paid subscription deal that gives players access to Nintendo multiplayer, as well as other bonuses. This includes new NES Classic games, which are part of NSO, and already have a fair few titles to choose from. The Nintendo Online Service has launched with […]

Watch the 2018 ISA World Surfing Games

Click on the video player above now to watch coverage of the 2018 ISA World Surfing Games in Tahara, Japan. Canadian surfers expected to compete in Tahara include Mathea Olin, Bethany Zelasko and Paige Alms on the women's side, while Peter Devries, Sean Foerster and Cody Young will represent the country on the men's side. […]

Microsoft releases new Windows 10 preview with promise of Tencent games compatibility

Microsoft today released a new Windows 10 preview for PCs with Tencent games compatibility promise and five bug fixes. This build is from the RS5 branch, which represents the Windows 10 update the company plans to release in October. The company is also releasing builds from the 19H1 branch, which, as its name indicates, will […]

Locked & loaded: Russian S-300s & S-400s roll out in huge military war games (VIDEO)

Russian S-300 and S-400 air defense missile systems are put in combat mode to practice hitting targets in the largest military drill the nation has held since the 1980s. A video released by the Russian Defense Ministry shows cranes placing surface-to-air missiles on launch vehicles, while soldiers monitor radar in command centers. The launchers are […]

Fortnite DOWN: Servers offline as Epic Games release update 5.40.2

Fans will have to wait until the game servers return before they can download the latest Fortnite Update. Fortnite servers are down for maintenance being performed by Epic Games this morning, which will be followed by two new patch releases. The first is billed as 5.40.2 and is actually more of a backend patch which […]

Fortnite Power Chord coming back: Epic Games updates item shop with popular skin

UPDATE: The Fortnite Power Chord skin is back in the item shop today. The news was confirmed by Epic Games earlier tonight, having posted a tease earlier on Twitter. “Did someone say encore? The Power Chord Outfit and Volume 11 Gear is available now,” a post from Epic Games reads. So not only is there […]