Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers Review – In The Land Of Gods And Monsters

Over the years, expansions have continually infused new life into Final Fantasy XIV, helping it become the best modern Final Fantasy experience. Shadowbringers continues the trend, and while it suffers with strict adherence to old-school MMORPG structure, it soars to new heights with a package that pulls the player in …

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Rapunzel

Pilot fish gets a call from company’s computer center for immediate service on a 1403 printer, one of those IBM behemoths of the big iron days, the sound of which Columbia University’s computing history project characterized as “at full throttle … somewhere between a power saw and a jet airplane.” What …

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Bloodborne and Mass Effect 3 composer forms new audio production company

Bloodborne and Mass Effect 3 composer Cris Velasco has founded a new “full-service audio production company” called The Audio Hive.  The fledgling company will specialize in music composition, sound design, audio consultancy, implementation, and voice acting for video games, and has already been hired to work on Gunfire Games upcoming …

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My.Games will launch global game store in Q4

My.Games is a Russian game publisher that is going global. And so the company announced today that its My.Games Store will debut in the fourth quarter. Developers and publishers will be able to distribute free-to-play and premium games through the My.Games Store while gamers will benefit from a wide range …

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Federer suffers his fastest defeat in 16 years

The 20-time grand slam champion was roundly beaten 6-3 6-4 by Russian qualifier Andrey Rublev in just 62 minutes. Federer, who has won this event seven times before, was facing his 21-year-old opponent for the first time and the Swiss star said he’d been impressed by the strength of the …

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Mr Flipper is a free pinball game with one hell of a twist

(Image credit: Tom Sykes) Mr. Flipper is one of the strangest games I’ve come across. One of the most left-field ideas, but implemented wonderfully in a cartoon pinball game that seems to have come from the same neighbourhood as Rocko’s Modern Life, and Toejam and Earl (ie, the ’90s). In …

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Need For Speed Heat Won't Have Loot Boxes

The next game in the Need for Speed series won’t include loot boxes, according to EA community lead Ben Walke.Walke replied to a user on Reddit under the name F8RGE saying “There are no Lootboxes in NFS Heat and there won’t be.” When another user asked how EA planned on …

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Collier having stellar rookie season for the Minnesota Lynx

Napheesa Collier wanted to make her mark as a rookie for the Minnesota Lynx. With nine games left in the regular season, she’s done just that, putting herself on the short list of candidates for the WNBA Rookie of the Year award. “It was a goal of mine coming in,” …

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Weird gadgets that are actually really useful

If you like gadgets, you should take a look at this selection of weird gadgets that I have actually found to be very useful, so useful that they have found their way into my day-to-day kit. Must read: The 2019 iPhone 11 will be annoying, boring, and expensi #1: Handheld …

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