Category Archives: Vortex Hardware News

Release Date, First Trailer For Ready Player One Film Revealed

This year’s San Diego Comic-Con has given us our first look at Ready Player One, the upcoming film based on Ernest Cline’s book of the same name. The trailer covers most of the beats we’re familiar with: a secret-filled world

Stranger Things 2 Trailer Teases More Monsters, Mysteries, And 80s

Since Netflix announced a second season of Stranger things last year, fans have been waiting for any other kind of tease for new episodes. This weekend at the Sand Diego Comic-Con, we finally got our first look. The trailer below

Capcom Reveals How To Unlock Shin Akuma In Ultra Street Fighter II

During their panel at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con, Capcom revealed a secret character hidden within Ultra Street Fighter II: Shin Akuma. In order to unlock the character, players must enter a series of inputs in the character select screen:

Niantic Reveals The First Two Legendary Pokémon

You’ll soon have the chance to battle Lugia and Articuno, the first two Legendary beasts that will appear in Pokémon Go. People across the globe will have to keep their eyes peeled for a special Raid battle against Lugia over

Netflix's Iron Fist Series Returns For A Second Season

Marvel has announced a second season of its Iron Fist Netflix Series is on the way. The show, the first season of which met with tepid-to-outright-negative reviews, will be “coming soon,” according to Marvel’s official Twitter account. The battle isn’t

Gundam Versus Open Beta Coming Later This Year

Bandai Namco has announced that an open beta for its latest Gundam game, Gundam Versus, will be available ahead of the game’s launch. The beta’s date hasn’t been announced, but considering the full game will release on September 29 of

Niantic Offering Pokémon Go Fest Attendees Refunds, $100 Of In-Game Coins

After a rocky morning at this year’s Pokémon Go Fest in Chicago (players were unable to connect to the game and catch new Pokémon at only location in the world they were currently available), Niantic has announced it is offering all

Shelob Returns In Latest Middle-Earth: Shadow Of War Trailer

At this year’s San Diego Comic-Con, Warner Bros. showed off a new trailer for Middle-Earth: Shadow of War. The trailer highlights a number of the game’s story beats, and introduces us to new (and old) character: Shelob. Originally a villainous

Street Fighter V Gets A Trio Of Sporting Outfits

After revealing the latest character to join the Street Fighter V roster, Abigail, Capcom has revealed three new sports-themed costumes for Ibuki, Laura, and Rashid. Rashid and Laura both sport soccer outfits, with knee-high socks and comfy shorts. Meanwhile, Ibuki

What To Watch This Weekend: Counter-Strike, Dota 2, And Call Of Duty

Evo may have come and gone, but there are several other events to get excited for this Summer. Before the International next month, we have Counter-Strike’s PGL Major, The Overwatch World Cup, and Dreamhack Atlanta. Let’s get to it! The