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Gaming

New 'Prey' trailer chronicles the life of a spacefaring banana

Bethesda's latest trailer for its upcoming first-person shooter Prey focuses on the game's "mimic" mechanic, which allows players to assume the form of everyday objects like coffee cups, snack foods, and bananas.
Computing

AMD’s latest Radeon driver doesn’t support 32-bit version of Windows 8.1

AMD released Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition 17.2.1 on Thursday, which for now isn't offered for the 32-bit version of Windows 8.1. It's optimized for Sniper Elite and For Honor, and it fixes several game-specific issues.
Gaming

'Injustice 2' officially brings Cyborg to the party

'Injustice 2' looks to be a worthy sequel to NetherRealm's original DC alternate-universe brawler. From returning characters to new gameplay mechanics, here is everything we know about the game.
Cool Tech

Arena-sized VR experiences should explode in numbers soon due to OptiTrack

OptiTrack launched a new tracking system for out-of-home theme park-style VR experiences. The new system is capable of keeping up with multiple users and their carried/worn objects in areas filled with walls and stationary items.
Gaming

Early Nintendo Switch impressions point to controller connectivity issues

Nintendo Switch reviewers report issues with their left Joy-Con controllers disconnecting from the console. It's unclear if the problem is related to hardware or if it can be fixed with an update.
Gaming

Cyborg joins the cast of 'Injustice 2' in this new story trailer

With the addition of Cyborg, Injustice 2 now has at least 12 characters that didn't appear in the original. The story trailer also shows Superman breaking free from his chains, threatening to reinstall his totalitarian regime.
Gaming

Nintendo Switch won’t support Virtual Console games at launch

The Nintendo Switch won't support the Virtual Console system when it launches on March 3, with no estimate given by Nintendo for when it will be implemented. The feature has been a staple since the days of the Wii.
Gaming

'Andromeda' may be the biggest, boldest, and best Mass Effect yet

'Mass Effect: Andromeda' looks be the best role-playing experience in the series, and that’s saying something.
Computing

AMD’s new Ryzen chips are available for pre-order today, but you might want to hurry

The wait is almost over. By March 2 you’ll be able to run out and purchase one of AMD’s new Ryzen CPUs -- if there are any left. Pre-orders started today at 185 retail outlets, but you might want to get yours in quick.
Gaming

How you can try the Nintendo Switch before you buy

If you're undecided on the Switch, or just want to see what all the fuss is about, here's all the places where you can try Nintendo's latest console, from Nintendo-sponsored events to in-store kiosks.
Virtual Reality

New VR game lets you experience the sinking of the Titanic, and explore the wreckage too

Titanic VR puts gamers in the role of a survivor onboard the ship prior to its sinking and aboard a submersible exploring the wreckage. The developers have turned to research books and thousands of pages documents to ensure…
Computing

Nvidia’s GeForce website is counting down to the GTX 1080 Ti’s big reveal

A splash page sporting a countdown timer resides on Nvidia's GeForce website linking it to an unannounced GTX 1080 Ti reveal. The card is listed twice in the source code of the site's splash page, confirming rumors.