Unreal Engine 5 Early Access Build Now Available for Game Developers

Posted on Wed, 26 May 2021 19:30:01 +0530 - gaming

Unreal Engine 5 early access build is now available for game developers. New features include World Partition, Control Rig, Pose Browser, Full-Body IK solver, Motion Warping, and MetaSounds. Full Unreal Engine 5 build expected in early 2022, Epic Games said.

Valve Could Be Working on Nintendo Switch-Like Portable Console, Teased to Launch by Year-End

Posted on Wed, 26 May 2021 16:33:46 +0530 - gaming

Valve is reportedly developing a Nintendo Switch-like portable PC that will be based on Linux. Mentions of a new device have been spotted in the code for the latest version of Steam beta. Valve co-founder and Managing Director Gabe Newell had also reportedly hinted at an upcoming console.

Nintendo Switch to Get Spy Alarm App That Can Turn Your Joy-Con Into Laser Tripwire

Posted on Wed, 26 May 2021 15:57:53 +0530 - gaming

Nintendo Switch as a security device? Game developer Sabec plans to make it possible. Its Spy Alarm app — lined up for a release on May 27 — can turn your handheld console into a laser tripwire. As Nintendo says on its website, "Spy Alarm guards your stuff!"

PS5 India Restock: PlayStation 5 Pre-Orders Start at 12 Noon on May 27 via Vijay Sales, Croma, More

Posted on Wed, 26 May 2021 11:22:44 +0530 - gaming

PlayStation 5 will be up for pre-orders from May 27 at 12pm (noon) via Vijay Sales, Croma, Prepaid Gamer Card, and Sony Center official website (ShopatSC). It costs Rs. 49,990 and only the standard edition of the console will go up for pre-orders.

PlayStation Days of Play Sale: FIFA 21, Spider-Man: Miles Morales, and More

Posted on Wed, 26 May 2021 11:07:38 +0530 - gaming

FIFA 21, Spider-Man: Miles Morales, Demon’s Souls, Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, Red Dead Redemption 2, The Last of Us 2, Ghost of Tsushima, FFXIV Online, Sackboy: A Big Adventure, CoD Black Ops Cold War — the best PS4 and PS4 deals in PlayStation’s Days of Play sale.

PUBG Streamer Booked in Arunachal Pradesh for Racist Remarks Against MLA Ninong Ering on YouTube

Posted on Tue, 25 May 2021 15:44:20 +0530 - gaming

PUBG streamer Paras Singh, who goes by Paras Official on his YouTube channel, had in a video posted on Sunday termed Congress MLA Ninong Ering a "non-Indian" and apparently claimed the "state was a part of China", sparking furore among people from Arunachal Pradesh and other parts of the country.

Call of Duty: Mobile Season 4 'Spurned & Burned' Is Live — Check Out What's New

Posted on Tue, 25 May 2021 14:57:24 +0530 - gaming

Call of Duty: Mobile Season 4 “Spurned & Burned” is now live and it brings an updated Battle Pass, a new map, updated Multiplayer Mode, and more. The new season is available on Android and iOS with an updated version of the 1v1 Duel mode, new ranked season, events, weapon balancing, and more.

Google's Starline Shows Promise and Perils of 3D Chats: An In-Depth Look

Posted on Tue, 25 May 2021 11:36:22 +0530 - gaming

Google's Project Starline 3D videoconferencing system, unveiled last week, is well-timed for a post-pandemic world but still has a long way to go in seamlessly marrying the in-person and the virtual, three people who have used the system say.

Apple-Epic Trial: Judge Probes Implications of Upending App Store During Closing Arguments

Posted on Tue, 25 May 2021 11:13:24 +0530 - gaming

Federal Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers held unconventional closing arguments in the antitrust trial between Epic Games and Apple, peppering both sides' attorneys for three hours about how far she could — and should — go to change Apple's App Store business.

PS5 India Restock: PlayStation 5 Pre-Orders Restart On May 27

Posted on Mon, 24 May 2021 18:14:23 +0530 - gaming

PlayStation 5 India restocks are here. Sony Center website ShopAtSC has announced that the PS5 will be available for pre-order on Thursday, May 27 at 12pm (noon).

PUBG Mobile's Erangel Map Teased in Battlegrounds Mobile India, But As 'Erangle'

Posted on Mon, 24 May 2021 11:35:53 +0530 - gaming

Battlegrounds Mobile India has teased another map that will be present in the game – Erangle. This was one of the most popular and oldest maps in PUBG Mobile but was spelt in a different manner.

Apple-Epic Trial: App Store Profits Look 'Disproportionate,' US Judge Tells CEO Tim Cook

Posted on Mon, 24 May 2021 10:59:54 +0530 - gaming

A federal judge grilled Apple CEO Tim Cook over whether the iPhone maker's App Store profits from developers such as Fortnite maker Epic Games are justified and whether Apple faces any real competitive pressure to change its ways.