April 5, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Western Digital’s WD Black 3D NVMe SSD delivers much the same performance as the chart-topping Samsung 960 Pro, but for significantly less cash—$200 less in the 1TB capacity.This is a good thing, and a big deal. Samsung has been unchallenged in the end-user, performance NVMe SSD market since its inception. If you wanted best speed at a fairly reasonable price, the company’s SSDs were your only choice. Until now.  Design and specs Announced Thursday, the WD Black 3D NVMe is an M.2, PCIe x4 SSD in the 2280 (22 millimeters wide, 80 mm long) form factor. It uses WD’s 3D TLC…

April 5, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim has been remastered and re-released so many times it’s an inside joke at this point, and yet I haven’t really felt drawn to go back—until last night. Last night I once again took that fateful wagon ride through the mountains, put my head down on the chopping block, watched a dragon burn a village down, and helped my ol’ pal Ralof escape from those nasty brutes in the Imperial Legion.Only this time, I did it in virtual reality.Fus ro dah, for real Yes, after six-ish months of PlayStation VR exclusivity, Skyrim VR released on PCs…

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