March 7, 2021 CuttingEdgeTech

Xbox Series X/S and Xbox One consoles will soon be getting a new upgraded Microsoft Edge Chromium-powered browser that is capable of playing Google Stadia. As reported The Verge, testers in Xbox’s Alpha Skip-Ahead group can now access this new version of Edge, and while it still doesn’t have full mouse and keyboard support and is a bit buggy, it appears much better than the current solution. [ignvideo url=”https://www.ign.com/videos/2020/12/17/the-biggest-games-coming-in-2021″] One benefit of a Chromium browser on Xbox is allowing it to work with browser-based streaming services like Google Stadia and Amazon Luna. Additionally, even though Xbox consoles have native access…

March 7, 2021 CuttingEdgeTech

Ubisoft has shared a bit more info on the big update coming to The Division 2 in late 2021 at the earliest, including that there will be a brand-new game mode and new ways to progress your agent. The Division 2 development team shared the update, following up on its recent confirmation that more content was on the way and that Title Update 12 was no longer going to be the last major update to the game. [ignvideo url=”https://www.ign.com/videos/2021/02/02/division-2-on-ps5-14-minutes-of-4k-60fps-gameplay”] While the team didn’t reveal too much, they did tease that this new game mode is “entirely new to the franchise.”…

March 6, 2021 CuttingEdgeTech

Ant-Man is the latest Marvel superhero to arrive in Fortnite, and the teases leading up to his arrival were a tiny bit hilarious. The Fortnite Team announced that Ant-Man will be arriving in the Item Shop alongside the Toothpick Pickaxe and Ant-Man’s trusty steed, Ant-Tonio, as Back Bling. While Ant-Man joining Fortnite is a wonderful thing on its own, the teases leading up to his official announcement were just as great. Fortnite’s Twitter shared three different images of small Ant-Man on other Marvel characters, including Cable, Blade, and Captain America. You can see all the images in the slideshow below….

March 6, 2021 CuttingEdgeTech

Genshin Impact’s version 1.4 update, which arrives on March 17, will add the Windblume Festival, a mini-dating sim, a new 4-star character named Rosaria “Thorny Benevolence,” and much more. As detailed on PlayStation.Blog, the Windblume Festival will be available to all players who are at Adventure Rank 20 or above and have completed the Archon Quest “Song of the Dragon and Freedom.” [widget path=”global/article/imagegallery” parameters=”albumSlug=genshin-impact-version-14-update-screenshots&captions=true”] As for this dating sim, players will have a chance to spend time with Barbara, Noelle, Bennett, and Chongyun, and there will be different endings and memories depending on your choices and interactions with each…

March 6, 2021 CuttingEdgeTech

Watch Dogs Legion’s online co-op mode was set to launch on all platforms on March 9, 2021, but PC players will have to wait a bit longer due to a game crashing issue that has caused a new delay. Ubisoft shared the news on Twitter, saying that the PC version of this new mode can cause the game to crash for players with certain GPUs. The team is working on the fix “as quickly as possible” and will communicate the new date as soon as it can. [ignvideo url=”https://www.ign.com/videos/2021/02/22/watch-dogs-legion-online-co-op-preview”] While online co-op will still launch for PlayStation, Xbox, and Stadia…

March 6, 2021 CuttingEdgeTech

Batman is returning to Fortnite. That might not sound like huge news, considering that practically every pop culture franchise worth its salt has put in an appearance in Epic Games’ massively popular shooter by now. But this crossover is different in that it’s heavily story-driven. Batman/Fortnite: Zero Point is a comic book, first and foremost, and one that promises to reveal plenty about the mythology of the Fortnite universe even as it drags Batman, Catwoman and Harley Quinn to The Island. To get a better sense of how this series will capitalize on these two pop culture juggernauts, we turned…