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Virtual Reality

Google's planning a big expansion of its Project Tango mapping tech

Google's planning a big expansion of its Project Tango mapping tech, according to reports. It'll reportedly announce the details, including related devices and cloud services, at its 2016 I/O conference.
Gaming

Little-seen Zelda sequel finds new life on Wii U Virtual Console

Nintendo's latest cross-platform digital lineup marks the return of a classic game in The Legend of Zelda series that, until this week, remained exclusive to legacy Nintendo DS consoles.
Gaming

Monster Hunter Generations, limited edition New 3DS XLs debut in July 2:49

Capcom's multiplayer creature-battling action game Monster Hunter Generations will make its English-language debut in July alongside a pair of limited edition New Nintendo 3DS XL portables, Nintendo announced today.
Movies & TV

From video game to the big screen: Assassin's Creed movie trailer released

The first trailer for this year's upcoming Assassin's Creed movie debuted on Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Wednesday night.
Virtual Reality

Virtuix Omni sprints into Minecraft for GearVR, gives you room to roam

Minecraft for GearVR is already an excellent experience, but Virtuix is now showing off compatibility with the Omni, an omni-directional treadmill that lets you walk and run in virtual reality games.
Gaming

Conquer the galaxy with us live in Stellaris

Stellaris is Paradox Interactive's grand strategy take on galactic 4X. Launched this week, it's the studio's fastest-selling title to date. Join DT's Will Fulton on Twitch at 1 p.m. EST as we try and conquer the galaxy.
Gaming

Former Lionhead art director reveals what Fable 4 might have been

Lionhead Studios was closed earlier this year, but now its former art director John McCormack has shared intriguing details of a rejected pitch for a darker, gritter Fable 4.
Gaming

Bethesda wants Doom to resonate with new-school gamers, but it knows its roots

Doom releases tomorrow, and publisher Bethesda and developer id Software are hoping that the game can resonate with both old and new players. Extra customization options and a tough-as-nails difficulty factor should certainly…
Gaming

Nintendo’s next smartphone releases will be free-to-play

Smartphone adaptations of Nintendo's Animal Crossing and Fire Emblem franchises are currently in the works, and now there's new confirmation that these games will be free-to-play.
Virtual Reality

Over one million VR adventurers used Samsung’s Gear VR headset in April

Oculus VR says that over one million Samsung Gear VR owners used the headset in the month of April. It can also be used to view Facebook's upcoming New Feed-based 360 images in VR. Oculus Home will also be updated soon for Gear VR as well…
Gaming

Nintendo publishing Style Savvy, Disney Magical World sequels as 2DS price drops

Nintendo is publishing Style Savvy: Fashion Forward and Disney Magical World 2 in North America later this year to spur sales of its 2DS system, which will drop in price to $80 starting May 20.