Daily Archives: 11/06/2017

A Neural Network Learns To Play Mario Kart

Seth Bling, a programmer who loves to play around with doing weird things to games, has trained a neural network to play Mario Kart and win gold trophies after watching fifteen hours of gameplay. The MariFLOW system, which is what

BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle Gets US Release Window Through ArcSys America Branch

ArcSystemWorks has confirmed the crossover fighting game will see a stateside release next year via their new North American branch. In a recent announcement, Arc System Works announced their new branch in Torrance, California will publish its first game in

Sonic Forces Launch Trailer Shows Action-Packed Gameplay

Sega dropped a launch trailer for Sonic Forces today in advance of the game’s release tomorrow. The short video shows clips of gameplay from the game, including 2D side-scrolling sections featuring Classic Sonic, and his counterpart Modern Sonic navigating less

Your Fall 2017 Guide To Pokémon Go Gyms, Legendary Raids, Eggs, And More

Pokémon Go captured the world when it launched in summer 2016. Beyond the excitement of traveling to new locations to catch monsters and meet like-minded trainers, one of the things that made Niantic’s collaboration with The Pokémon Company so interesting

Pokémon Go Shuffles Standard Raid Bosses For First Time

Niantic’s popular AR game has swapped out several of its old raid bosses through a surprise update over the weekend. In its first refresh of the standard raid bosses since launching over the summer, Pokemon Go’s raid system now has

This Doom Castlevania Mod Whips You Into Shape

Modder Batandy, an Italian fan who is best known for their Doom mods, has released a cool mod that recreates Castlevania in first-person. Castlevania: Simon’s Destiny is a remake of the original Castlevania game in Doom’s engine, letting you whip,

The Sports Desk – Inside The Dynamics Of Football Manager 2018

Photo by David Vintiner  Football Manager has become the definitive experience if you’re enamored with tactics, man management, and supervising the ins and outs of a world football club. The new PC iteration, Football Manager 2018, releases on November 10,

Xbox One X Review – Power For What Purpose?

Inside the Box Xbox One X console Wireless controller HDMI cable (4K capable) Power cable 1-month Xbox Game Pass trial 14-day Xbox Live Gold trial Microsoft branded Xbox One X as “the world’s most powerful console,” a lofty claim I

Ghost Story, Formerly Irrational Games, Is Working On An Immersive Sim

Ghost Story Games used to be known as Irrational Games, creators of games like System Shock 2 and Bioshock Infinite, and are hiring for artists to work on an immersive sim. The studio emerged in 2014 when Ken Levine and

Modern Dystopia Watch Dogs Will Be Free On PC Via Uplay

Ubisoft is giving away their hacking action game, Watch Dogs, for free on PC from November 7 to November 13. Watch Dogs is Ubisoft’s first major open world game this generation. It stars vigilante hacker Aiden Pearce and his iconic