April 6, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

DayZ is getting a reboot of sorts on PC with the relaunch of the title using a new engine before the end of the month. “We’re releasing DayZ on a new engine in a couple of weeks on PC, and it’s gonna be coming to Game Preview on Xbox this year,” lead producer Eugen Harton told PCGamesN at Microsoft’s ID@Xbox event. “That’s basically our aim. I would almost say it’s a reboot of DayZ on PC.” When pressed on whether the news meant the title would finally be leaving Early Access, Harton didn’t comment either way. Talking about the relaunch in light of the…

April 5, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

The Spyro Reignited Trilogy from Skylanders developer Toys for Bob is bringing Spyro’s first three original PlayStation adventures into glorious HD with remastered sound, visuals, and modernized gameplay. And Spyro’s return is clearly a big deal for long-time fans of the purple dragon, two decades after his debut. If you’re unfamiliar with why Spyro’s return has fans so excited, or if you’re just looking for a nostalgia trip to Gnasty’s World or the Summer Forest, read on for our deep dive into the love behind Spyro — and why his return has fans so excited. Spyro Reignited Trilogy is a…

April 5, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

LawBreakers’ performance has failed to meet Boss Key’s expectations, so the development team is shifting the game’s model to free-to-play. In a recent statement, Boss Key Productions’ development team confirmed the game “failed to find enough of an audience to generate the funds necessary to keep it sustained in the manner we had originally planned for and anticipated.” In light of this, the studio is moving to a free-to-play model and Boss Key has begun development on a new “passion project.” “The team here has worked hard on over the past three and a half years and our studio is…

April 5, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

In a Q&A posted today, League of Legends developer Riot Games admitted that it unintentionally made its newest champion, Kai’Sa, look “unnecessarily sexualized.” Riot had previously committed to not adding any more “hyper sexualized” champions to League of Legends, so some players cried foul when they saw the deep V-neckline on Kai’Sa. Lead Producer of Champions Ryan Mireles responded to exactly that complaint in an official dev Q&A, saying that they “could’ve done better.” Continue reading…Powered by WPeMatico

April 5, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Insomniac’s Spider-Man for PS4 will be hitting on September 7, and when it does, it will include numerous different suits that players can switch into. Naturally, our minds immediately started buzzing with all of the possibilities from the comics, so we’ve come up with a list of our dream picks for the coolest Spidey costumes we want to wear as we web-sling across New York City. But before we get started, let’s lay out some criteria. As we saw in the first trailer at E3 2017, Miles Morales will be a character in the game, so we’re not including his…

April 5, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

If your PC is infected with ransomware, it will spread from file to file, encrypting them until you pay the bad guys for the digital key. But ransomware can also spread to your files stored in the cloud—and that’s what Microsoft’s new OneDrive protections are designed to address.On Thursday Microsoft announced the ability to “roll back” the files stored in OneDrive to versions stored up to a month ago, to help you return to a point before you were infected by malware. The company also said it will use its automated threat-detection systems to figure out when the ransomware began…

April 5, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Welcome back to Game Scoop!, IGN’s weekly video game talk show. This week we’re kicking off Game of the Year Watch 2018 with Monster Hunter World, Spider-Man, God of War, and more. Watch the video above or download the podcast below. Download Game Scoop! Episode 478 Or subscribe in iTunes and never miss an episode. Subscribe to the Game Scoop! YouTube channel and never miss a video.Powered by WPeMatico