TECH AND GADGETS
Following the reveal of new creatures last week, The Pokemon Company today announced one more for this year's 3DS role-playing games, Pokemon Sun and Moon.
Being good looking isn't easy. Even beautiful people need to worry about hacking.Be grateful if you've ever been denied entry into the selective dating site BeautifulPeople.com, because reports indicate more than 1 million accounts had personal data leaked online . CNET Update explains what researchers have found from the controversial site, and why Spotify members may also need to worry :
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt developer CD Projekt Red has discussed the size of the development team working on its next major title, Cyberpunk 2077. In a post on studio's forum, where investors can submit queries, it was asked how many people were currently working on the title.
News of Amazon dipping its toes in gaming's choppy waters has been circulating for years, without much to show for it beyond a few big-name hires from the likes of Valve and its Twitch takeover. Its ambitions suddenly have much more substance with the launch of Amazon Lumberyard, a free, 'triple-A' game engine named so as to upset eco-warriors everywhere.
If a leak is to be believed, Steam's Summer Sale doesn't start until later this month. However, if you want discounts on PC games now, you can take advantage of GOG's Summer Sale, which is on now and discounts of more than 1000 games like The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, Rebel Galaxy, and Day of the Tentacle Remastered.
After ex-Oklahoma City Thunder player Kevin Durant made his choice to go to the Golden State Warriors, the team that had just set a regular season record for wins and houses a two-time reigning MVP, he was pelted by criticism. To avoid it, he stayed in his house and played Xbox for two days straight.
One major talking point for virtual reality games is length. Can players expect to immerse themselves in a virtual world for hours on end as they can in a traditional gaming experience? Or is virtual reality something players do for shorter periods of time? According to PlayStation president Andrew House, who is overseeing the launch of Sony's PlayStation VR, virtual reality is better suited for shortform experiences--at least for this generation of hardware.