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Laser League Xbox One review: A heart-pounding competitive experience

If you took the aesthetic of TRON, Rocket League’s sports theme, tactical decision making, and blended it all together, you’d get something similar to 505 Games’ Laser League. In truth, though, it’s a unique experience at its core. If you’re a fan of intense, fast paced action and class-based tactics, then Laser League is definitely for you — provided you can look past a number of caveats. [embedded content] See on Microsoft Store Gameplay: A laser-filled match of chess In ...

Rumor: Forza Horizon 4 Concept Art Shows International Flair

One of the games rumored to be announced during Microsoft’s E3 line-up is the latest chapter in the company’s Forza Horizon series which brings arcade thrills to go alongside the more serious Forza Motorsport games. But it appears some concept art has gone online, confirming not only that Forza Horizon 4 is happening, but it’s taking to some international territory. The images first appeared on Reddit earlier today and though they’re not in-game shots, they do paint a rather pretty ...

Apple-Samsung iPhone design copying case goes to jury

SAN JOSE: Jurors return to a Silicon Valley courtroom Monday to put a price on patented iPhone design features copied by Samsung in a legal case dating back seven years. Apple is seeking slightly more than a billion dollars in damages, while Samsung wants a figure closer to $28 million. The jury has been asked to determine whether design features at issue in the case are worth all profit made from Samsung smartphones that copied them or whether those features ...

Google pushes artificial intelligence for upgraded news app

WASHINGTON: For its updated news application, Google is doubling down on the use of artificial intelligence as part of an effort to weed our disinformation and help users get viewpoints beyond their own “filter bubble.” Google chief Sundar Pichai, who unveiled the updated Google News earlier this month, said the app now “surfaces the news you care about from trusted sources while still giving you a full range of perspectives on events.” It marks Google’s latest effort to be at ...

Sanya Malhotra: My friends, family keep me grounded

Dangal actress Sanya Malhotra on how her equation with family and friends has remained unchanged despite her success Sanya Malhotra Dangal fame actress Sanya Malhotra, who currently has three films in her kitty, says her sense of achievement does not go to her head as her family and friends keep her grounded. She is currently busy working with National Award-winning filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj for his upcoming project “Chhuriyaan”, and has already finished shooting two films. She shot Badhaai Ho with ...

Did You Spot The Electric Jaguar E-Type At The Royal ...

Based on a 1968 Series 1.5 Roadster, the E-Type has been fully restored and converted into an electric sports car by Jaguar Land Rover Classic. It’s an incredible feat of engineering, retaining the same weight distribution as the original. It’s also 100 lbs lighter so it should still handle like the original car too. Replacing Jaguar’s famous six-cylinder XK engine is a bespoke electric powertrain developing 220 kW of power enabling the electric E-Type to hit 0-62 mph in 5.5 ...

PS Plus June 2018 UPDATE: Latest PS4 free games release ...

Sony will announce their new roster of PS Plus free games before the end of the month. However, while fans will be eager to find out what PlayStation games will be included in June, they will have to wait a little while longer. It seems likely that Sony will reveal their new roster of PS Plus June 2018 titles on Wednesday, May 30. This has become the usual time that we what’s being cooked up for PS4, PS3 and PS ...

Days Gone Will Push The PS4 To Its Limits, Will ...

Wouldn’t expect anything less. Days Gone has been receiving a ton of new details these days, what with it being the focus of Game Informer’s May coverage, and we’ve discovered some pretty neat and interesting things about the game in the last few days as a result. As part of the coverage, Game Informer recently sat down with key members of the game’s development team – game director Jeff Ross, creative director John Garvin, and studio director Christopher Reese – and ...

I’m not a ‘Call of Duty’ fan, but I’m really ...

Call of Duty / Activision I’ve never been very interested in “Call of Duty” games. I respect their significance in their genre, and absolutely admire the influence they’ve had on other games since, but for me, the boots-on-the-ground warfare depicted in “Call of Duty” and “Call of Duty: Black Ops” games have always been associated with some of the worst aspects of gaming culture (see: hyper-masculinity, graphic violence, etc.). I’ve also simply never found them very fun to play — ...

Final Fantasy 7 Remake – Nobuo Uematsu Confirmed To Be ...

Incredible news for the series’ fans. Square Enix have confirmed that legendary music composer Nobuo Uematsu will be composing the soundtrack for the upcoming Final Fantasy VII Remake. Uematsu has been responsible for the music of Final Fantasy ever since the series’ inception, and though he doesn’t work with Square Enix in official capacity any longer, he is still synonymous with the series’ iconic and beloved soundtracks. Final Fantasy VII Remakwe producer Yoshinori Kitase recently confirmed this in an interview (as spotted by Twitter user @aibo_ac7). The interview ...