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Nintendo President Doesn’t Rule Out a Future Where the Company Doesn’t Make Home Consoles

Nintendo could stop making home consoles. According to a recent interview, Nintendo President Shuntaro Furukawa stated that the company isn’t “really fixated” on consoles. Instead, he thinks the company will consider ways to deliver an experience that’s unique to what Nintendo is known for through other means. In addition to this, the company is considering options […]

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Anthem CES 2019 Trailer Reveals Support for Nvidia DLSS Tech

Shared world shooter Anthem has a release date of February 22 for PS4 and Windows PC. While most of the footage we’ve seen of the game stems from the Xbox One X version of Anthem, it seems that the BioWare-developed title will have some PC exclusive visual features courtesy of Nvidia. The graphics card giant […]

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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Character DLC Roster Leaked

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate for the Nintendo Switch has over 70 playable characters to choose from. With the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate season pass, that number is going to go even higher. Following the announcement of Persona 5’s Joker to the roster as downloadable content, it has been rumoured that Erdrick from Dragon Quest may […]

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Nexon Founder to Sell Controlling Stake in Gaming Company’s Holding Firm: Report

The founder of South Korean gaming company Nexon is set to sell a controlling stake worth around $9 billion (roughly Rs. 63,000 crores) in Nexon’s holding firm NXC Corp, the Korea Economic Daily newspaper reported on Thursday. The value of the stake up for sale was estimated at KRW 10 trillion ($8.9 billion), the paper said, […]

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Square Enix to Relaunch India Operations for Mobile Games

Final Fantasy and Kingdom Hearts publisher Square Enix plans to restart its India operations for mobile games. The Japanese company entered India in 2013 only to shut its doors a year later, laying off all its staff. In 2015 it was present at the Nasscom Game Developer’s Conference to vet potential Indian studios to work […]

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Epic Games Store Coming to Android This Year With Its Own Apps

The Epic Games Store will be coming to Android this year and what’s more is, it will come with its own aps. Fortnite creator Epic Games’ stab at alternative storefronts for gaming isn’t restricted to taking on Valve Corporation’s Steam with the Epic Games Store on PC. It wants to bring its selection of curated games […]

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Nvidia Titan V Supports Real-Time Ray Tracing in Battlefield V With No RT Cores: Report

In December 2017, Nvidia released the Titan V GPU. Primarily targeting use cases such as machine learning, big data analysis, and artificial intelligence development. It turns out that the Titan V has other applications too. According to a recent report, the Titan V can run Battlefield V with ray tracing despite not having any RT […]

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Anthem Demo Dates Revealed by BioWare, VIP Players to Get Access This Month

BioWare’s Anthem was revealed first at the EA Play event in June 2017. At that time, the company didn’t give out any release date, but in June this year, EA announced that the game will release on February 22. Now, the company has confirmed the start dates for the Anthem demo for both VIP and […]

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14 Days of Fortnite Event Begins, Adds Snowball Launcher, Festive Cheer

Fortnite Battle Royale players can now start playing a new holiday-themed event in the game. The 14 Days of Fortnite event has now begun in the Battle Royale and Save the World game modes. This means that you can now use the Snowball Launcher weapon in the game (which replaces the grenade launcher for two […]

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Voot to Add Twitch-Like Features Such As Chat, Integrated Gameplay By 2019

Of late, ad-supported streaming service Voot has dabbled with broadcasting e-sports events such as the PUBG Mobile Campus Championships and ESL One Hamburg 2018. It seems that the Viacom18-owned platform wants to add features not too dissimilar to what streaming giant Twitch has. At Dreamhack 2018, Sidharth Kedia, Head – Corporate Strategy, M&A, Data Sciences […]