Advance Wars-Inspired Tactics Game Tiny Metal Is Headed To Nintendo Switch

The military turn-based tactical game featuring "simple yet deep gameplay" is planned to release on the Switch sometime this October. Read Advance Wars-Inspired Tactics Game Tiny Metal Is Headed To Nintendo Switch on Siliconera!.....»»

Category: gameSource:  siliconeraMay 17th, 2017

A Star Wars fan in Congress is laying down the law on porgs and lightsabers

The 115th Congress of the United States may not have passed any meaningful legislation (apart from that whole forcing Trump to impose sanctions on Russia thing).  But at least someone in the House of Representatives is taking a strong stand on t.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News13 min. ago

Samsung"s Star Wars vacuum is the robot you need in your life

For anyone who's ever dreamed about using The Force to clean their house, here's some exciting news. Samsung has just released a pair of Star WarsPOWERbot™ vacuums that are available for pre-order starting Oct. 10. Read more...More about Mashab.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News13 min. ago

Watch: Little sled person treks Line Rider track synchronized to “In the Hall of the Mountain King”

YouTuber DoodleChaos spent over a month configuring a track in the 2006 hit game Line Rider. The result is a delightful harmonic pairing of Edvard Grieg’s “In the Hall of the Mountain King” to the originally silent flash game. The tiny sle.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News30 min. ago

Native American tribe sues Amazon and Microsoft over patents

Can "patent trolls" advance their cause using Native American legal rights? Enlarge (credit: St. Regis Mohawk Tribe / Aurich Lawson) The St. Regis Mohawk Tribe has filed patent lawsuits against Amazon and Microsoft, using patents it acquired.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News58 min. ago

The art of talking trash in esports

Trash talking isn't unique to esports, but trash-talking in esports is unique. It's a psychological tactic used at crucial moments in the game to demoralize opponents and motivate teammates. And it can be very, very funny. Read more...More about Gami.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 5 min. ago

Rolls-Royce Readies For Advance3 Core Test

First all-new big core configuration in 50 years paves way for next-gen Advance and UltraFan The core is the common element of the company’s plan to make a step change.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  aviationweekRelated News1 hr. 12 min. ago

Sony to publish indie games on Nintendo Switch and PC

The console wars are not over, but there are some signs that collaboration may yet win out. While Sony continues to opt out of the "Better Together" Minecraft initiative to bring cross-platform play to all platforms, it looks to be making ga.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated News2 hr. 5 min. ago

Google’s AlphaGo AI is now teaching itself how to be smarter than humans

AlphaGo, the board-game-playing AI built by Google's DeepMind subsidiary, just got a huge update, making it smarter — and potentially creepier — than ever before. In a paper published in Nature, the company reveals that the newest version of the.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News2 hr. 21 min. ago

Lego’s newest set celebrates the women of NASA

Most of Lego's most popular toy sets focus firmly on fantastical worlds that have nothing to do with reality — like Star Wars, Harry Potter, or Minecraft – but today the company announced the launch date for a much more real, but equally awesome.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News2 hr. 21 min. ago

Analyst: Apple Watch Series 3 could be a ‘game changer’ for Apple’s wearable

Apple last month debuted the Apple Watch Series 3, bringing support for cellular connectivity to its wearable for the first time. Despite early reviews that highlighted some since-fixed connectivity issues, a new analyst note from GBH Insights says t.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  9to5macRelated News2 hr. 21 min. ago

Star Wars Pivots Away from Single-player

This week on IGN's video game talk show: EA's Star Wars, Super Mario, Doom, and more. Welcome back to Game Scoop!, IGN's weekly video game talk show. This week we're diving into the EA/Visceral/Star Wars news, Super Mario, Doom, and more. Watch.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News2 hr. 29 min. ago

ELEX is a SciFi/Fantasy sandbox RPG from the makers of Gothic

Game studio Piranha Bytes just wrapped on their latest game, Elex. Produced by THQ Nordic, the action RPG launched yesterday to somewhat mixed reviews......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News3 hr. 13 min. ago

Telltale"s Batman: Season 1 Nintendo Switch Release Date Announced

The Dark Knight makes his debut on the Nintendo console very soon. Telltale's Batman: Season 1 is coming to Nintendo Switch on November 14 in North America and November 17 in Europe and Australia. Telltale Games has confirmed on Twitter that.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News3 hr. 37 min. ago

DeepMind"s Go-Playing AI Doesn"t Need Human Help To Beat Us Anymore

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Verge: Google's AI subsidiary DeepMind has unveiled the latest version of its Go-playing software, AlphaGo Zero. The new program is a significantly better player than the version that beat the game's world.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News3 hr. 37 min. ago

SMX East is next week! Will we see you in NYC?

Next week in New York City, search marketers from across the world will gather for SMX East 2017 — three days of actionable tactics, mind-expanding education and awesome, valuable networking events. We really hope to see you there! If you haven.....»»

Category: internetSource:  searchenginelandRelated News3 hr. 45 min. ago

Octopus-Inspired Camouflage for Soft Robotics

A new elastic skin morphs to produce different textures A new elastic skin morphs to produce different textures There are many reasons to admire the octopus, including its ability to instantly pop up tiny protrusions of various shapes from its skin.....»»

Category: roboticsSource:  ieeeRelated News3 hr. 57 min. ago

Activision Patents System to Make Microtransactions Even More Obnoxious

Activision has been granted a patent for a system for encouraging in-game purchases that sounds positively game-breaking. The post Activision Patents System to Make Microtransactions Even More Obnoxious appeared first on ExtremeTech......»»

Category: topSource:  extremetechRelated News4 hr. 13 min. ago

Monument Valley 2 finally lands on Android next month

The original Monument Valley was one of those mobile games that stands out in a sea of free-to-play cash grabs. It was a game that showed us just how great smartphones and tablets can be as a gaming platform, so it’s no surprise that it managed.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News4 hr. 21 min. ago

Age of Empires: Definitive Edition delayed with possible early 2018 launch

Microsoft was set to release Age of Empires: Definitive Edition this month, but that has changed. In a post yesterday, the game’s team revealed that the title has been delayed until next year, though the exact date isn’t yet know. The Win.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News4 hr. 21 min. ago

Monument Valley 2 is coming to Android on November 6

Monument Valley 2 is finally headed to Android after a long period of iOS exclusivity. It's a puzzle game series that feels like playing an M.C. Escher painting......»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News4 hr. 21 min. ago