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Wednesday, November 25, 2015


10 "World Premieres" Slated for 2015 Game Awards

4 hours 1 minute ago - Gamespot
Next week's 2015 Game Awards will feature 10 "world premieres," show organizer Geoff Keighley has announced. Writing on Twitter, he also says there will be 10 awards handed out on stage.The 10 world premieres aren't necessarily all game announcements, as something like a new trailer or other "reveal" could be considered a world premiere if it's nev...

Fantastic Four 2 Removed from Release Schedule After First Movie Flops

3 hours 41 minutes ago - Gamespot
Considering the large number of superhero movies that have been released in the past few years, it's not surprising that one or two have failed to find an audience. The big flop this year was Fantastic Four, and now it looks as if the sequel is no longer happening.Fox originally had the second Fantastic Four scheduled for a June 9, 2017 release, a...

Assassin's Creed Syndicate Patch Notes for Xbox One and PS4 Released

3 hours 39 minutes ago - Gamespot
A new Assassin's Creed Syndicate patch has been released, delivering fixes and improvements for a number of the game's systems and elements such as online functionality, audio, vehicles, and fighting.The patch, 1.2, is available now for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. The complete patch notes, which were published here on Ubisoft's website (via VideoGa...

Australia's using drones to protect its coasts from sharks

3 hours 55 minutes ago - Joystiq
While shark attacks are rare in Australia, every year a handful of people lose their lives while swimming off the country's coastlines. New South Wales (NSW) government officials know there is no easy way to reduce risks, but have committed to spendi by Matt Brian

Dead or Alive Xtreme 3 Won't Ship Worldwide Due to Sexism Backlash Fears

4 hours 2 minutes ago - Gamespot
Dead or Alive Xtreme 3, the voyeuristic beach volleyball game, will not be released in the US or Europe due to its publisher's apparent concerns over how Western audiences will respond to its depictions of women.The game, which features a sun-tanning system and options to dress its full-figured characters in various costumes, is currently set for l...

Watch the First Captain America: Civil War Trailer

4 hours 11 minutes ago - Gamespot
2016 promises to be the year of the superhero showdown. Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice arrives in March, and soon after, Captain America and Iron man will be facing off in Marvel's Captain America: Civil War. The first trailer has now been released--check it out here:In addition to the trailer, three new posters have been released. Click below...

Temp tech tattoos can monitor your health and location

5 hours 3 minutes ago - Joystiq
Chaotic Moon, a start-up known for conjuring fun projects like a shark-punching virtual game, has a wide range of applications in mind for the temporary tattoo technology it's developing. Called "Tech Tats," they're quite literally stick-on tattoos t by Mariella Moon

PS4 Sales Hit 30 Million Worldwide

5 hours 30 minutes ago - Gamespot
Global sales of PlayStation 4 have surpassed 30 million units in just two years since the console's release, Sony revealed on Wednesday.Sony claims that the (partially estimated) sell-through figure “demonstrates the fastest and strongest growth in PlayStation hardware history.”Sony’s best-selling console, the PlayStation 2, broke all-time in...

Google's fast mobile pages coming (with ads) in early 2016

6 hours 8 minutes ago - Joystiq
Google revealed the "AMP" endeavor last month to accelerate mobile page-loading times, the slowness of which is a huge user bone of contention. It now says the fast-loading mobile pages will hit search results by early next year, and also gave more d by Steve Dent

TalkTalk hack: Police make fifth arrest on blackmail charges

6 hours 53 minutes ago - Joystiq
Now that we know the full extent of the TalkTalk hack, the whole affair has started to quieten down. Police are still pursuing the people responsible though and now, we've been told that a fifth suspect has been arrested. Officers used a search warra by Nick Summers

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