PLAYERUNKNOWN'S Battlegrounds, or PUBG for short, is largely responsible for starting the current trend of Battle Royale games. It may have lessened in popularity following the launch of Fortnite and other similar games, but it still has a respectable following. In fact, it just passed 100 million downloads on the Play Store. It's worth noting that the Play Store count doesn't include downloads originating from China, where the game is massively popular. Still, that's a respectable number of downloads, though Fortnite is quickly catching up. Download QR-Code PUBG MOBILE Developer: Tencent Games Price: Free+ … [Read more...] about PLAYERUNKNOWN’S Battlegrounds passes 100 million installs on the Play Store
Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 releases today on PS4, Xbox One and PC to much intrigue. It is the first game in the hugely successful Call of Duty series not to feature a cinematic solo campaign, instead focussing on a more customisable and involved competitive multiplayer and a meaty co-operative mode in the form of Zombies. The headline mode, though, is the addition of the Fortnite challenging Blackout, a Battle Royale mode that drops players onto a huge map and tasks them with finding equipment and be the last combatant standing. While we are busy hot-dropping around its myriad modes for our Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 review, wanting to get into the nitty gritty on live servers, several international specialist game sites has been publishing their full reviews and early impressions. If you prefer to wait, why don’t you prepare yourself for Black Ops battle with our exclusive developer tips on competitive multiplayer, Blackout and Zombies. But the early signs are pretty good for … [Read more...] about Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 review of reviews: What do game critics think of Battle Royale lead CoD?
Microsoft recently unveiled plans to roll out Xbox One mouse and keyboard support, offering the first everyday alternative to the standard controller. While offering a different way to play, Microsoft also hopes the feature will bring new games to the console that simply can't adapt to the controller. Further blurring the lines between systems, the feature could have a big impact on the future of Xbox. We've lined up 10 titles we're dying to see on Xbox One with support for mice and keyboards. Xbox One Mouse and Keyboard Support: Everything We Know Heroes of the Storm Heroes of the Storm is Blizzard's take on the DOTA gameplay format, and given the popularity of other Blizzard titles like Overwatch and Diablo on Xbox, bringing across Heroes of the Storm seems like a no brainer. Heroes of the Storm features heroes (and villains) from across decades of Blizzard history, including Diablo, Warcraft, Starcraft, and many more. Teams of players go head to head in a hero-based strategy … [Read more...] about 10 Xbox One mouse and keyboard games we’re dying to see
Intel confirmed earlier rumors at it unveiled its 9th Gen Core K-Series central processing unit (CPU), claiming it is the “best gaming processor in the world.” Intel’s Anand Srivatsa, vice president and general manager in the Client Computing Group, said in a livestream that the 9th Gen K-Series chips, including the Intel Core i9 9900K, will run at 5 gigahertz when overclocked from the base speed of 3.6 gigahertz. He said the company tested the processor against the competition (Advanced Micro Devices’ Threadripper processors) and can claim, “The results are absolutely clear. It’s the best gaming processor in the world, period.” Previously code-named Coffee Leak, the processor family comes with eight cores and 16 threads, with options across the i5, i7, and i9 processors. You can preorder the procesors today and they will ship on October 19. They will be available from Asus, HP, Dell/Alienware, and others. Srivasta showed a demo of a machine … [Read more...] about Intel claims best gaming processor with 9th Gen Core unveiling
The Pocket-lint Gadget Awards will be taking place in November, celebrating the nominations across 18 categories from smartphones and tablets to games and fitness trackers.All of the devices and products nominated have been reviewed by us in full over the last 12 months and there are some excellent contenders. As usual, we will be diving a little deeper into each category, giving you a run down of the nominations and why they have been shortlisted.Here we are looking at the best in games, with the other categories following in separate features over the next couple of weeks.Assassin's Creed OriginsVote for Assassin's Creed Origin | Read the full reviewAssassin's Creed Origins is action-packed, often intelligent, full of intrigue – and works well as an origins story, explaining the birth of The Brotherhood of Assassins and their eternal fight against the shadowy forces of the establishment.If you thought you had been falling out of love with the Assassin's … [Read more...] about EE Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2018 nominees: Best Game