Gears of War 4 will hit PC at 4K with unlocked framerates and super-scaling

Technical director Mike Rayner from The Coalition recently listed the exclusive features the PC version of Gears of War 4 will have this October. He also clarified that the single-player campaign will not be locked at 30 frames per second.
Virtual Reality

The Rift now supports four sensors for improved room-scale VR

The Oculus Rift is designed for sitting down, Xbox controller in hand. A recent software update adds support for four sensors, in preparation for the Oculus Touch controller launch later this year.

Got an inactive Xbox gamertag? Microsoft says to use it or lose it

If it's been a few years since you last powered on an Xbox console, your gamertag may be at risk of deactivation, as Microsoft has updated its services agreement in a bid to prune inactive user accounts.
Virtual Reality

Virtual reality and DotA 2 fan? We have the VR headset for you

If you want an HTC Vive with a little more color to it, the new DotA 2 International version will be right up your alley. The new HTC Vive comes with a bright red strap, with DotA 2 iconography on the back.

No PlayStation Plus? No problem: ‘No Man’s Sky’ doesn’t need it

Want to play No Man's Sky on PlayStation 4, but you don't have a PlayStation Plus subscription? No problem. The game doesn't require one, standing in contrast to the majority of the system's library.

Sega's plug-and-play Genesis includes 40 classic games, SD card support

Nintendo's new plug-and-play NES system might be the talk of the internet right now, but Sega and AtGames' Genesis includes quite a bit more. In addition to SD card support, you can play your original Genesis or Mega Drive games on the…

Don’t have an Xbox One yet? Get console, game for $250 right now

The Xbox One, complete with a game, will only set you back $250 this summer. The Xbox One S launches in just a week, offering a larger storage capacity and a slimmer, sleeker design.

Kojima Productions’ new logo movie offers everything we love about videogames

The 30-second logo movie for Kojima Productions has a lot elements that gamers love: underwater monsters, space exploration, digital enemies, and a sweet lens flare. It's impressive how Kojima packed so many gaming elements in one…

Niantic CEO reveals 'Pokémon Go' team leaders, talks fixes at San Diego Comic-Con

John Hanke, CEO of Niantic, briefed a horde of Pokémon trainers packed into the San Diego Convention Center's Hall H about what's in store for the future of Pokémon Go.

Weekly Rewind: Brain mapping, a possible cure for blindness, and more

In the tech world, a lot happens in a week. So much news goes on, in fact, that it's almost impossible for mere mortals with real lives to keep track of everything. That’s why we’ve compiled a quick and dirty list of the top 10 tech…

16-Bit Sonic is back, and he's looking cooler than ever

At a Comic-Con panel, Sega announced Sonic Mania, a new 2D Sonic game that remixes old stages as well as introduces new ones. It's being developed in collaboration with Christian Whitehead, the same person who remastered other…