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Wonky facial animations in ‘Mass Effect: Andromeda’ might not be fixed

Mass Effect: Andromeda's stiff facial animations have been the target of laughter by fans, but they might not be fixed with a patch. The animations were first a cause for concern after a video was published last year.
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Monopoly fans find animals more lovable than tech in vote to replace classic tokens

Monopoly's Token Madness vote has come to a close. Fans voted from 64 options for new game pieces, including many symbols of modern tech, but the final eight tokens coming to the next version of the game will feature many familiar faces.
Computing

The Heatbuff sits by your keyboard and keeps your hands nice and warm

Whether typing or gaming, your hands can sometimes get too darn cold to do things properly. The Heatbuff, a small infrared hand warmer that sits at the top of your keyboard, wants to change all that.
Computing

EVGA crams G-Sync tech in its overclockable gaming laptop, the SC17 1070

EVGA released a second version of its SC17 1070 laptop for PC gamers that sports Nvidia's G-Sync technology for an additional cost. However, outside the addition of G-Sync, both laptops consist of the same hardware components.
Gaming

Good, beta, best: How beta tests help shape games like ‘Gwent’ and ‘The Elder Scrolls: Legends’

We spoke to the developers of Gwent and The Elder Scrolls: Legends to find out about the role public beta tests play in preparing balance-heavy multiplayer games for primetime.
Gaming

Indie Showcase: Apple to prominently feature indie games for the long haul

Apple's Indie Showcase will give independent games a prominent place to shine on the App Store. Leading up to the reveal, Apple offered discounts on numerous indie games, some of which occupy spots in the top-10 paid chart.
Computing

Corsair targets PC gamers on a budget with its new compact mechanical keyboard

Corsair launched a new compact mechanical keyboard for PC gamers called the K63. Based on Cherry MX Red switches and a portable form factor, it's an affordable solution packing full key rollover, anti-ghosting, and red backlighting.
Gaming

U.S. Navy reaches out to gamers to troubleshoot post-singularity world

The U.S. Navy is asking gamers for help with tackling problems that could arise from the creation of artificial superintelligence. The Maritime Singularity simulation starts March 27.
Gaming

Telltale's 'Batman,' 'Guardians of the Galaxy' are Switch-bound, retail leaks suggest

Developer Telltale Games may be plotting its Nintendo Switch debut, as a pair of European retailers claim that ports of the studio's Batman and Guardians of the Galaxy games are headed to Nintendo's newly launched console.
Gaming

You'll always be ready for battle with the 'Mass Effect: Andromeda' mobile app

Mass Effect: Andromeda will be getting a mobile app. Available on both iOS and Android, Apex HQ lets you manage your multiplayer loadouts and missions while you're on the go, saving precious time for the main game.
Gaming

Bandai Namco will bring two guest characters to ‘Tekken 7’ as post-launch DLC

Tekken 7, the long-anticipated fighting game from Bandai Namco, will receive two guest characters from other franchises on top of the already confirmed Akuma of Street Fighter fame.
Gaming

Freeze me until it's here: Switch won't get 'South Park: The Fractured But Whole'

South Park: The Fractured But Whole is expected to release later this year, but it won't be coming to Nintendo Switch. A tweet from the official South Park account had fans hoping for an announcement.