If you want to know more about the world of the upcoming PS4 exclusive The Order: 1886, today is your lucky day. Exploring the new promotional website just opened by Sony for the game, yields an enormous amounts of information about its background and the lore behind Ready at Dawn’s new creation.If you want to save yourself a lot of clucking (which will still get you a spiffy PS4 theme if you’re in North America or Asia), you can find all the info below. You can also check out the veritable metric ton of new footage here.Of course you should be aware of what can be considered mild spoilers here and there. What Is The Order?There have long been rumors among Arthurian historians that the Round Table did not fall with the death of King Arthur at the hands of Mordred. Instead, it is argued, a society of Knights known as The Order was born, keeping mankind safe from external threats from a race of creatures that have sought to destroy humanity for millennia.The Order was … [Read more...] about PS4 Exclusive The Order: 1886 Gets a Bible Full of Intriguing Background Information and Pictures
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It's been a few weeks since our last weekend update on what's transpired in the world of hardware, but that just means there's plenty of awesome developments. That's true for both CPUs and GPUs, with Broadwell-E being benchmarked and Nvidia offering up mid-range retort to AMD's Radeon RX 480 graphics card.Beyond major component upgrades, the past few weeks has seen some new peripheral and accessory releases, an interesting vulnerability that affects at least a handful of gaming motherboards, and a look at how computer cases are made, to name some of the highlights.Enough with the intro, let's recap! The Broadwell-E Review The past two months in hardware news has been insane. Nvidia launched their GTX 1080 and GTX 1070, Intel released Broadwell-E, and AMD launched RX 480. And we're not done yet, as GTX 1060 is coming, along with the Radeon RX 470 and RX 460. Whew! To the matter at hand, while I previewed the high-end 10-core i7-6950X Broadwell-E already, testing of other platforms … [Read more...] about The best hardware news this week: GTX 1060, Broadwell E, RX 480
The biggest news this past couple of weeks (for us) is that Maximum PC has successfully merged with PC Gamer—we're now powering PC Gamer's Hardware channel! There were some minor bumps in the initial transition, and while we're still figuring some things out, we expect mostly smooth sailing going forward.Outside of our own little world, there was plenty happening in the tech sector since we've settled into our new home, both for consumers and developers. If you've been following us for some time, then you know that normally we'd recap the major headlines from the past week. We didn't get a chance to do that last week due to the transition, so here's a look back at some of the more notable stories for the first half of April.Crafty gamer mods Game Boy into awesome emulator using Raspberry Pi ZeroThere are a lot of things you can do with a Raspberry Pi, like build an inexpensive streaming PC or, as is also popular, retro gaming. A YouTube user who goes by the name "Wermy" chose the … [Read more...] about What happened in hardware this week
The Tesla Model 3 is probably one of the most awaited EVs (Electric Vehicles) to arrive next year. Recent reports claim that Tesla Motors will begin the mass production of the vehicle in mid-2017 and aims for a 2018 launch. Tesla Motors also acquired the Germany's Grohmann Engineering firm to aid in the development of its automated manufacturing systems and also to start the mass production of Tesla Model 3. The company plans to make 500,000 Electric Vehicles annually starting in 2018 right after the Tesla Model 3 becomes available that why it needs Grohmann Engineering. According to a report from Elektrek, Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk stated at a shareholders meeting for the SolarCity merger vote that the Tesla Model 3 doesn't include free charging and free unlimited charging. Free long distance charging is included but not free local. Reports suggest that the company will have the same program to Model S that it would only have a certain kWh allowance per year. The Tesla Model 3 will … [Read more...] about Tesla Model 3 Release Date, News & Update: New Cameras, Sensor for Better Autopilot? Cheapest EV from Tesla Motors? Prototype Images Unveiled!
Toyota Motors is looking at mass- production of long range electric vehicles/Cars (EV's) that would be available for the market around 2020, The report is believed to be a strategic turnaround for the world's second largest car manufacturer behind Volkswagen. Dubbed as the vehicles of the future, the Toyota Motors has already flirted with the idea of an Electronic Car with the productions of vehicles such as i- Road single seater the Toyota IQ EV but in very small scale without a worldwide release. Toyota recently built a limited number of electric powered Recreational Active Vehicle with 4 wheel drive (RAV 4) in collaboration with another automotive company Tesla for the U.S market, but primarily for the California consumers. However while Toyota has up until now been lukewarm on EVs, the battery electric category has been rapidly expanding. EV specialist Tesla Motors has capitalised on growing acceptance of electric vehicles, Mercedes-Benz is already planning an all-electric … [Read more...] about Toyota Electric Cars Price: Dubbed as the Vehicles of the Future
California-based "Lucid Motors" Air enter electric cars business today after it unveils a model. Did Tesla find a competitor in "Lucid Motors?" Engadget has reported that the new incredible luxury vehicle the "Lucid Motors Air" aims to outrun not only the traditional gas-powered cars but also the Tesla's Model S rechargeable car. More so, the "Lucid Motors" Air luxury electric sedan: the $100,000-plus Air which previously unveiled at the LA Auto Show is expected to release in 2018. If the Arizona factory of "Lucid Motors Air" will start the selling of its cars in 2018, this will surely compete for the release of Tesla rechargeable car. Way similarly to the Tesla Model S car, the "Lucid Motors Air" boasts its 100kWh battery with a plan for the future upgrade of up to 130kWh. Additionally, the Air electric car the "Lucid Motors Air" is capable of shifting from 0-60mph in just as short as 2.5 seconds. Furthermore, this new car the "Lucid Motors" Air is voice operated and … [Read more...] about ‘Lucid Motors Air’ Release Date, Latest News & Update: Luxury Electric Car Packed With 400-mile Range Unveiled, Will This Beat Tesla’s Rechargeable Car Models in 2018?
By Stratos GroupDesign by Marty Smith City of Heroes has had one of the most successful launches in massively-multiplayer history, with over 100,000 subscribers signing on within the first two weeks after the game hit the shelves. Its appeal isn't difficult to comprehend, as it features a world based on comic book mythology, complete with a powerful character generator and no-nonsense, all-action gameplay. It's not a stretch to call City of Heroes the MMO game for people who hate MMO games. Of course, if you just intend to jump into City of Heroes unprepared, you may find yourself in over your head, as there are literally hundreds of possible character designs, thanks to COH's system of primary and secondary powers. Your ability to mix and match power sets, plus custom-design your hero's look, will make it easy for you to make a character that stands out from the crowd--or make the 100th Wolverine clone on your server. It's up to you. Luckily, GameSpot's game guide to City … [Read more...] about City of Heroes Walkthrough
(Some Of) The Big Stuff:Ten-year Ubisoft veteran Jade Raymond left the French video game giant this week. She produced the original Assassin's Creed, its sequel, and various entries in the Splinter Cell series. Most recently, she worked on Watch Dogs and was managing director of Ubisoft Toronto. She called the decision to leave Ubisoft "one of the hardest decisions" of her career. No word yet on what she's doing next. Her replacement is Splinter Cell and Rainbow Six veteran Alexandre Parizeau.Sunset Overdrive creative director Marcus Smith this week explained why the upcoming Xbox One game runs in 900p, not 1080p. He said developer Insomniac Games had the game running at 1080p at one point, but decided to shift to 900p so it could create a level of on-screen mayhem that would make Transformers director Michael Bay proud.On Wednesday, Respawn Entertainment announced details on Titanfall's biggest ever update. The wide-ranging update includes multiple new game modes, including a co-op, … [Read more...] about Weekly Recap: Huge Titanfall Update, Sunset Overdrive Is 900p, and Jade Raymond Leaves Ubisoft