The broken records were attributed to players choosing to stay indoors for the weekend due to the coronavirus pandemic, which has had a ripple effect throughout the gaming industry. Examples of the outbreak’s impact include the cancellation of E3 2020 and the Game Developer Conference, the shift of the Overwatch League and Call of Duty League from live events to online matches, and supply shortages for Ring Fit Adventure for the Nintendo Switch. … [Read more...] about Steam breaks concurrent player record as gamers stay indoors due to coronavirus
How to clean a record player
“I turned it on one day, and my account was logged out, and I couldn’t sign in with my credentials, so I made a new account because I could not get in contact with Activision support, which I’m so mad about,” one player told Vice. Other Twitter users agree. … [Read more...] about Hacked Call of Duty: Warzone players getting locked out of their own accounts
Mark of the Ninja: Remastered Stealth games are often the first to make use of groundbreaking new visual technology, but you don’t need ridiculously detailed characters and environments to create a rewarding stealth experience. Klei’s Mark of the Ninja is proof of that, with its 2D perspective and Saturday morning cartoon graphics pairing perfectly with simple and satisfying sneaking. With a few different tools at your disposal and the ability to quickly dart around environments to avoid being spotted by security, you truly feel like a ninja, and your relative fragility encourages moving around or behind enemies instead of trying to take them head-on. … [Read more...] about The best Mac games (September 2020)
Chris DeGraw: I bought a charger for this ‘wave one ‘Windows tablet I got on the free table at work. It took ages to find the right one, it took almost a month to arrive, and when I booted it up it asked for JVC’s password, so… that was a pointless exercise. … [Read more...] about DT Debate: Why do we all have a drawer full of old chargers and other cords?
Nestopia UE (PC, Android) Just how good is Nestopia? Well, more than ten years have passed since development stopped for this NES emulator, and it’s still on our list. With RetroArch, a front-end UI for emulators, you can download the Nestopia “core” to enjoy the official version of this excellent emulator. Admittedly, RetroArch is somewhat hard to get the hang of. … [Read more...] about The best NES emulators for Android and PC