April 5, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

ESPN’s standalone service does nothing to fix the mess that sports streaming rights have become.Powered by WPeMatico

April 5, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

A series of leaks appear to have revealed the official title, release date and a series of screenshots from the much-rumoured Spyro the Dragon remaster collection. According to an Activision listing on Amazon Mexico, the game will be called Spyro: Reignited Trilogy, has been developed by Skylanders studio Toys for Bob, and will be released on September 21. A subsequent leak on Amazon India all but confirmed that the game will be released on both PS4 and Xbox One. This leak also included a number of screenshots, which you can see below, along with the box art: Continue reading…Powered by WPeMatico

April 5, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Update: Looks like our guess was right, as Blizzard has officially released a trailer for the new Retribution PvE mode. It will take place on a new map set in Venice and have Genji, Moira, McCree, and Reaper as playable characters. You can watch the full trailer here: Original Story: A new Overwatch comic starring Reaper, in conjunction with a tease during a Developer Update video, makes it seem likely that we’ll soon get a new PvE mode called Retribution staring Reaper, Genji, McCree, and Moira. On Monday, Blizzard revealed that not only would last year’s Uprising event return, but they…

April 4, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

DOWNLOAD UNLOCKED 340 (Audio version) Our Xbox crew discusses No Man’s Sky’s upcoming Xbox release and how it might be received. Plus: Shadow of War looks to rehabilitate its image, Red Faction returns, more original Xbox games are on the way to backwards compatibility, and more! Oh, and Unlocked now has its own snazzy new homepage! Bookmark this: go.ign.com/unlocked And we’ve got our own YouTube channel too! Subscribe here: youtube.com/ignunlocked Continue reading…Powered by WPeMatico

April 4, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Hey! Listen! NVC will be live streaming IGN’s weekly Nintendo Podcast this Thursday exclusively on ign.com! Join Filip, Peer, Brian, and Zach this Thursday at 3:00 PM PT/6:00 PM ET as they discuss the latest Nintendo releases and chat with the community LIVE! Don’t worry, you can still catch the full episode on Friday as usual on YouTube.com/NintendoVoiceChat and your favorite podcast listening services. Continue reading…Powered by WPeMatico

April 4, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Insomniac Games’ Marvel’s Spider-Man officially has a release date, and with that reveal has come plenty of new information on the webslinger’s next adventure. Game Informer’s cover story and supplementary interview with Creative Director Bryan Intihar dives deep into the opening of the game, while also offering plenty of new story details. If you’ve already read up the newest updates regarding the game’s unlockable costumes and lack of microtransactions, check out what else GI’s story has revealed. Continue reading…Powered by WPeMatico

April 4, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

In light of revelations that data from 87 million Facebook users was improperly harvested for use in targeting American voters, Facebook could have simply pledged to turn off the spigot to third-party developers. Instead, the company is fixing the plumbing. The company outlined nine initiatives to change how Facebook manages data given to third-party apps.There’s one potential change users will actually see: Beginning April 9, Facebook will show a link at the top of the News Feed where users will be able to see what apps are using what data—and turn them off if they want. To read this article in…

April 4, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

As part of my ongoing mission to revisit all the God of War games, I’m going to be streaming the first God of War live on twitch.tv/ign and youtube.com/ign. Come hang out with me as I go through the first two hours of the original game and talk about what made Kratos’ first outing both a genre defining and platform defining game. Powered by WPeMatico

April 4, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

A new Overwatch comic starring Reaper, in conjunction with a tease during a Developer Update video, makes it seem likely that we’ll soon get a new PvE mode called Retribution staring Reaper, Genji, McCree, and Moira. On Monday, Blizzard revealed that not only would last year’s Uprising event return, but they would be exploring more stories from Overwatch’s past in a similar way with what they call the Overwatch Archives. Game Director Jeff Kaplan said more details would be coming in a video during the Overwatch League tonight, but signed off by saying “we hope that you’re ready for the retribution.”…