Xbox One S laptop made real, courtesy of Ben Heck
Benjamin “Ben” Heck might be best known for tearing things apart, but he also leaves an army of rebuilt, modded, and re-designed gadgets in his wake. The latest to get the privilege of being reincarnated in a new body is the Xbox One S, which Heck tore down late last year. Feeling uninspired to put it all back together again, … Continue reading...
‘The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild’: Our First Take
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild may be one of the most ambitious games that Nintendo has ever made, and our brief time spent exploring Hyrule on the floor of E3 has left us ravenous for Link's next adventure. The post ‘The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild’: Our First Take appeared first on Digital Trends....
‘Mario Kart 8 Deluxe’: Our First Take
We go hands-on with Mario Kart 8 for the Nintendo Switch. How does it stack up to the Wii U version, and is it worth a look at launch? Find out here in our first take on the launch window game. The post ‘Mario Kart 8 Deluxe’: Our First Take appeared first on Digital Trends.
More Nintendo Switch details: 2TB microSD card support, no Miiverse or StreetPass
While almost all the details about the new Nintendo Switch console have been revealed, there’s still a few things that leave eager gamers wondering about their potential future purchase. Most of the hardware specs have been sufficiently outlined, but one troubling item is the fact that the Switch only comes with 32GB of internal storage, a paltry amount compared to … Continue reading...
The Best Gaming Headset You Can Buy
Whether you’re playing from your couch, or getting up close and personal with your PC monitor, a gaming headset has become a necessity for video game players of any level. Sure, having a boomin’ sound system can help immerse you into the action of your favorite games, but in many cases, you can get a […] The post The Best Gaming Headset You Can Buy appeared first on Digital Trends....
Now you can play Portal on an Apple II
If for some reason you still haven’t played Valve’s hit game Portal, I implore you to go to Steam or your favorite console’s digital marketplace and download it right away. It really is as good as everyone says. However, if you have played it (and the acclaimed sequel) before, but wish you re-experience it on your aging but beloved Apple … Continue reading...
How to connect the PS4’s DualShock 4 controller to a PC
Gaming with a keyboard and mouse can frustrate even the most patient gamers. Swap out the traditional hardware for that DualShock 4 controller sitting on your coffee table with our step-by-step breakdown. The post How to connect the PS4’s DualShock 4 controller to a PC appeared first on Digital Trends.
Nintendo Switch Parental Controls app supports time limits, game ratings
Parental restrictions and controls have been a part of the software on game consoles for years now, but the soon-to-be-released Nintendo Switch has an innovative take on this: moving the controls to a smartphone app. Amid the plethora of new details on the console and its games, Nintendo revealed that the Nintendo Switch Parental Controls app, coming to both iOS … Continue reading...
Nintendo Switch online service: monthly games not really ‘free,’ smartphone-based multiplayer chat
As you’ve probably already heard, Nintendo has finally announced its new Switch console in full, and there’s a lot to be excited for, including all the interesting ways games can be played on the system, both at home and on the go, as well as the new game lineup, which includes a fantastic-looking new Zelda title. However, in the day … Continue reading...
Nintendo Switch: Our first take
We spent several hours playing every launch game for the Nintendo Switch. Read up on exactly how all of its control schemes work, and how well they all work in our full hands-on first take. The post Nintendo Switch: Our first take appeared first on Digital Trends.
Nintendo Switch: Our first take
We spent several hours playing every launch game for the Nintendo Switch. Read up on exactly how all of its control schemes work, and how well they all work in our full hands-on first take. The post Nintendo Switch: Our first take appeared first on Digital Trends.
PC Gaming and Nintendo are tighter than the Mario brothers
Nintendo has spent 40 years building an army of loyal players, and among them are PC gaming enthusiasts looking for something distinctly different - which they often find in the dungeons of Hyrule. The post PC Gaming and Nintendo are tighter than the Mario brothers appeared first on Digital Trends.
‘Arms’: Our first take
Arms, a cartoony boxing game where everyone fights with hyper-extending punches, combines the frantic fun of a motion-controlled boxing game with the deep mindgames found in the best fighters. The post ‘Arms’: Our first take appeared first on Digital Trends.
Resident Evil 7 4D Candle is a ‘horror-scented’ VR accessory
There’s so-called 4D gaming, which is usually a VR game joined by items that engaged other senses — a rumbling seat when you’re ‘driving’ over cobble roads, maybe, or an authentic scent to match your VR environment. Here to bring about that latter element, in a roundabout sort of way, is an official Resident Evil 7 biohazard “4D” candle that … Continue reading...
Here’s every Nintendo Switch game trailer released so far
We were hoping that Nintendo would have a lot of games to show off during last night’s Switch event, and boy did Nintendo deliver. With an impressive of number of games announced, that can only mean one thing: a lot of game trailers. Luckily for you, we’ve collected them all in this one place you don’t have to go searching … Continue reading...
Here’s every game we know you can play on the Nintendo Switch
Nintendo's Switch event included a look at more 30 games coming to the upcoming platform. Highlights include 'Super Mario Odyssey,' and 'Splatoon 2,' not to mention the next entry in the Zelda franchise. The post Here’s every game we know you can play on the Nintendo Switch appeared first on Digital Trends.
Nintendo’s Switch is one console you can take everywhere — here’s what you need to know
Here is everything we know about the Nintendo Switch, the big N's upcoming hybrid portable/home console. Slated for March 3, 2017, we still have some time to wait, but in the mean time here's everything we know. The post Nintendo’s Switch is one console you can take everywhere — here’s what you need to know appeared first on Digital Trends....
Nintendo Switch: Everything you really need to know
Nintendo’s Switch reveal event has come and gone, and now that we’re on the other side of it, there’s a lot of information to get through. Nintendo announced everything from release date and pricing to which first-party titles will be launching for the console within 2017. With that in mind, here all are the Nintendo Switch details you need to … Continue reading...
We’re probably going to pre-order the Nintendo Switch so let’s just accept it
 Hey – hey. It’s me. I know you might be wrestling with the decision of whether you’re going to pre-order a Nintendo Switch when they open for pre-sales, which either started around midnight or will kick-off around 9 AM ET depending on where you’re ordering from. I’m in that very same boat. Nintendo made the Wii U, is the main issue, and we had one of those and… Read More ...
Nintendo Switch: Here are 10 of the most exciting games that are going to be available on the console
Nintendo has just announced that the Switch will be available starting from March, and there are already 35 known titles for the brand new console. Over 80 titles are being developed by 50 developers. Here is a roundup of the most interesting titles: 1-2 Switch1-2 Switch is made to fully utilise the HD Rumble feature in the Joy Con controllers. The game requires players to use one Joy Con controller each. The game cannot be played by using the controller in the configuration where two Joy C...