Gaming
Wearables

Bad news Poké-players, that Pokémon Go Plus wearable isn’t coming out this month

Nintendo has crushed the dreams of many Pokémon Go players, and said the fun Pokémon Go Plus Bluetooth accessory (that may help conserve your phone's battery) has been delayed, and won't arrive until September.
Gaming

Vive la France: Catherine de Medici leads the French in 'Civilization VI'

Catherine de Medici makes her series debut as the leader of France in 'Civilization VI'. A queen regent and wife and mother to numerous kings, Catherine was one of the most influential women in 16th century Europe.
Gaming

'Watch Dogs 2's Marcus Holloway lets his hair down in new trailer

Watch Dogs protagonist Aiden Pearce was a boring shell of a character, but for the sequel, Ubisoft has created someone with a little more personality. Marcus Holloway is a passionate rebel who has fun while he causes chaos.
Gaming

'Fallout 4' Vault-Tec Workshop expansion out now for Xbox One, PS4, PC

Fallout 4's Vault-Tec Workshop add-on is out now for the Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC platforms, giving players the opportunity to build an underground society and perform experiments on its unsuspecting populace.
Gaming

‘Fast Racing Neo,’ ‘SteamWorld Collection’ set for Wii U retail releases in Europe

Your favorite Wii U eShop games are headed for a retail upgrade, as Nintendo announced that it will release physical versions of Fast Racing Neo, SteamWorld Heist, and SteamWorld Dig as part of its newly launched "Nintendo eShop Selects"…
Gaming

‘Spelunky,’ ‘WWE 2K16’ among August’s free ‘Games With Gold’ titles for Xbox

Xbox Games With Gold offerings for August include a solid mix of AAA titles and smaller cult hits, including the 2003 adventure Beyond Good & Evil. As is now standard, Xbox 360 games are compatible with Xbox One.
Gaming

Nintendo NX will be a Tegra-powered handheld with detachable controllers

Here is everything we have heard so far about Nintendo's mysterious, upcoming console, the so-called NX, compiled into one convenient post. Updated 6-16-2016 to include details on processing power, VR support, and a Ubisoft launch title.
Gaming

Affordable Xbox One S bundles are arriving sooner than you think

If you're looking to buy an Xbox One S but don't need a lot of storage capacity, cheaper bundles are less than a month away, and they come with some of the biggest games on the system.
Virtual Reality

Want photo-realistic VR? Industrial Light & Magic thinks an 8-GPU rig can help

As Industrial Light & Magic becomes increasingly involved with virtual reality content, the company's ILMxLab subdivision is experimenting with a powerful 8-GPU setup.
Mobile

Wonder is a smartphone startup that may make a VR-ready gaming phone

There's little room for newcomers in the world of smartphones, but that doesn't stop companies trying. The latest is Wonder, a startup that apparently wants to build a futuristic device with VR capabilities, that will appeal to mobile…
Gaming

How the ‘Prey for the Gods’ team leapt over the usual Kickstarter pitfalls

You'd be forgiven for thinking there's a huge studio working on the gorgeous game Prey for the Gods. Instead, this trio of developers is experienced, passionate, and acutely aware of the dangerous monster they’re preparing to…