Why the Nintendo Switch's left Joy-Con disconnects, according to Nintendo

Nintendo has issued an official statement regarding the cause of the left Joy-Con connectivity issues plaguing the Switch, vowing that there's no inherent design issue, but a "manufacturing variation."

Khronos helping developers write games that can run on Vulkan, Metal, DirectX 12

Khronos has concluded that current cross-platform solutions aren't sufficient to support every platform, and so it's is creating a portable API that will run on top of Vulkan, Metal, and Microsoft DirectX 12
Cool Tech

Coffee table-sized mechanical Pong game is the coolest Kickstarter in forever

A year ago, a band of friends created an awesome mechanical tribute to the legendary Atari game Pong. Now they've found a manufacturer and are offering it on Kickstarter. Seriously, you need to check this out!
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Facebook Live rolls out gaming-focused laptop, desktop streaming features

Facebook has introduced a set of new video streaming features as part of its expanded Facebook Live platform that allow users to stream live video and gameplay footage from desktop or laptop computers.

'Mass Effect: Andromeda': How to spec out and equip your Pathfinder for maximum effectiveness

The latest Mass Effect title offers ample customization. Here's everything you need to know about leveling up and equipping your Pathfinder to be the most effective biotic, engineer, soldier, or hybrid class you can be.

‘Ghostbusters: Now Hiring’ unexpectedly launches for PlayStation VR

The unexpected launch of Ghostbusters: Now Hiring, an episodic adventure for PSVR, places you in the shoes of a new recruit. In the first episode, you explore the Ghostbusters HQ with a Patton Oswalt-voiced ghost as your guide.

VR version of ‘Fallout 4’ will be playable on the show floor at E3 2017

Bethesda's Pete Hines relays high praise for the virtual reality version of Fallout 4, and confirms that the game will be playable on the show floor at this year's E3 event in June.

Nintendo finds a simple fix for Switch controller issues: A small piece of foam

Nintendo has found a fix for Joy-Con controllers on the Switch console that have experienced disconnecting issues: A small piece of foam. The left controller has become notorious for losing sync with the system.

Castlevania successor 'Bloodstained' canceled on Wii U, switches to Switch

Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night has been canceled on the Wii U and will now arrive to the Nintendo Switch instead. The game is also scheduled to release on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Vita, and PC.

How to prevent the Nintendo Switch's most common hardware problems

The Nintendo Switch is a fantastic console, but it still suffers from its share of technical issues that can ruin the fun. Here are some of the most common problems, as well as steps you can take to fix them.

How to make the most of Orisa, the newest tank in 'Overwatch'

'Overwatch,' is a hit, but it might be a bit overwhelming for new players. Check out our in-depth guide for explanations on each of the different characters, as well as a few tips and tricks to get you started.

'Halo Wars 2' has a new leader and she is all about using fire

The first of many DLC characters has been released for Halo Wars 2 and with it comes a fierce new ally named Lt. Colonel Morgan Kinsano. With her comes an army of incendiary units and game-changing abilities.