Virtual Reality

‘Ready Player One’ virtual reality extravaganza debuts at SXSW

The South by Southwest Film Festival in Austin, Texas, has been turned into the OASIS, with immersive Ready Player One virtual reality experiences that bring the world of the blockbuster film to life.

‘The Sims Mobile’ puts a fun, millennial spin on a popular classic

Ever wish you could dig up some of those old PC games you spent hours playing as a kid? This week, we have an app that brings back the nostalgia and doesn't require firing up that old desktop.

AMD’s leaked road map shows plans for Ryzen, Threadripper processors until 2020

Leaked marketing slides show AMD's plans for desktops and laptops until 2020, confirming its promise to support AM4/TM4-based motherboards until then. The road map shows AMD's plans for desktop chips, Threadripper, and Ryzen APUs.

Blue shell your commute: Mario Kart temporarily races onto Google Maps

Nintendo and Google have teamed up for Mario Day (Mar.10--get it?) to temporarily add Mario Kart to the Google Maps app for iOS and Android. "Mario Time" will be available for the next week.

The final ‘Sea of Thieves’ Xbox One and PC beta is available now

Xbox One and PC users can download the final Sea of Thieves beta now. The beta runs until 6 a.m. ET on Sunday and includes a wealth of new content to try, including new guild quests, ship customization, and skeleton hordes.

Gabe Newell says Valve currently has multiple games in development

Valve has spent years focusing on hardware and Steam, but co-founder Gabe Newell says the studio now has several games in development including the Dota 2-themed card game, Artifact.

A few more days gone: PlayStation 4 exclusive ‘Days Gone’ delayed to 2019

PlayStation 4-exclusive zombie game Days Gone has been delayed until 2019. The game was originally scheduled to arrive this year. It's in development at Uncharted: Golden Abyss studio SIE Bend.

‘MLB The Show 18’ throws some heat at in-game microtransactions

MLB The Show 18 is removing microtransactions from its Road to the Show mode this year, and it's receiving a complete progression overhaul. The game is out March 27 as a PlayStation 4 exclusive.

‘Super Smash Bros.’ and ‘Splatoon 2’ DLC lead a crammed Nintendo Direct

The latest Nintendo Direct stream teased Super Smash Bros., debuted a single player Splatoon 2 expansion, revealed Mario Tennis Ace's launch date, and showed off a slew of ports, including South Park: The Fractured But Whole.

‘Super Smash Bros.’ is coming to Nintendo Switch with the Inklings in tow

Nintendo's long-running Super Smash Bros. fighting series will make its way to the Switch this year, and it's bringing along some inky friends. We expect more information about the game at E3 in June.

Our ‘Fortnite: Battle Royale’ building tips and tricks will help you survive

Fortnite: Battle Royale sets itself apart from PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds with its building mechanics. From gathering resources, to making cover on the fly, to building towers, here is how to build like a pro.

How to Install an SSD in a PlayStation 4 or PS4 Pro

SSDs are much faster than mechanical hard drives, which is what the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 4 Pro come with. Here, we show you how to replace it with an SSD, which will allow you to boot to the OS faster and load games quicker.