Template run 2 has a new cast member, and it is non other that legendary Martial Artist Bruce lee. The game which was first created in 2011 has over 1 billion downloads worldwide. Bruce Lee joins the existing cast of Scarlet Fox, Guy Dangerous,Barry Bones, Karma Lee, Usain Bolt and others. Shannon Lee the daughter...
Japanese videogame maker Nintendo Co Ltd will stop production of the Wii U video game console this year citing stagnant sales, Nikkei reported on Tuesday. In fact a couple of components of the device have already been stopped and parts inventory will dry up this year, according to Nikkei. Nintendo's Wii U console...
James Newman, a digital electronics engineer has built an enormous computer in the sitting room of his bungalow in Cambridge. He started working on the "Mega-processor", which is 33ft wide and 6ft high, back in 2012. It does the job of a chip-sized microprocessor and Mr Newman has spent $53,000 creating it. It contains 40,000...
Today, Microsoft has announced that  it has acquired Mojang, the company behind Minecraft, after weeks of rumors. The software giant has revealed that it paid $2.5 billion for the gaming company,  a figure which falls in line with earlier estimates. With this deal, the founders of Mojang will depart the company,...
As the virtual- and augmented- reality wars heat up, Apple is making sure it stays competitive with occasional acquisitions such as AR pioneer Metaio and 3D sensor outfit PrimeSense. Now it's adding another company to its quiver, Swiss-based Faceshift, whose motion capture tech allows animated avatars to double the facial movements of...
Let’s be honest: unless you’re one of the anointed, gambling isn’t a particularly glamorous hobby. Amateur poker players spend all their time reading strategy and discussing past hands, while the traditional image of a horse racing fan involves weekend rain, poorly lit bookmakers, and ceiling-mounted TV screens. The thrill of...
Excitement builds as days close in. On July 18, PopCap, a division of Electronic Arts (EA) is releasing Plants vs. Zombies 2: It’s About Time! A play on words, the time reference in the name of the game is a gentle jab at how long it’s taken the studio...
Facebook has announced Gameroom; a Windows PC desktop client that lets you play games, much like Steam, GOG Galaxy, Origin, Windows Store, and Uplay, among others. Gameroom let users play web games, mobile ports, and native Gameroom games in a dedicated PC app without the distractions that come with being on...
Club Nintendo, a loyalty program that gives players exclusive products in exchange for registering their consoles and games, has been hacked. The company launched an investigation on July 2 after witnessing a “large” number of errors on the site. Nintendo can now confirm that 23,9326 unauthorized log-ins occurred between June...
Virtual reality headsets are set to become the next big thing. Each year technology experts gather the best and brightest of the industry to analyze the trends for the coming year. The last couple of years have seen the year of smartphones, the year of mobile devices and the year of the...