The Xbox One's built-in gameplay capture feature is going to receive an upgrade to 1080p. Since the console was released, players have been stuck with 720p 30 fps recordings, though the more recent Xbox One X offers 4K recording. The update is currently limited to Insiders.
Minecraft is now available on the New 3DS handheld game system and a retail release will occur shortly. Nintendo announced the game's availability during a Direct presentation on Twitch. Included with the New 3DS version of the title are its survival and creative modes.
Nintendo Switch versions of Doom and Wolfenstein II are on the way, says Bethesda. The publisher has announced last year's Doom and the upcoming Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus will be available on the platform. Doom will arrive this holiday season.
Star Wars Battlefront II isn't going to be out until later this year, so if you want to spend the next couple months improving your Battlefront experience, EA has made that easier. You can currently pick up the 2014 game's Season Pass for free on Origin. Normally it'd cost $20.
The NES Classic was nearly impossible to find after its launch last year and Nintendo eventually stopped selling the mini-console, but we haven't actually seen the end of the system. Nintendo has announced it's going to bring back the NES Classic next year.
Nintendo is currently enjoying the popularity of its Switch gaming console. While many people were skeptical about the Nintendo Switch, even Tsunekazu Ishihara, CEO of Pokemon company, the console turned out great in the end and Nintendo has now announced that they
To avoid supply issues, Nintendo says it has "dramatically increased" production of the SNES Classic. Early preorders of the mini-console sold out quickly, a sign of what's to come when the system is released. It may be producing more units than it did for the NES Classic.
Destiny 2 is only available on consoles, but it's already become a fairly massive game. Over the weekend, Bungie announced the title had reached a milestone of 1.2 million concurrent players online. The PC release could push that number significantly higher.
Blizzard will open its first stadium dedicated to esports events in the United States next month. The stadium, located in Los Angeles, opens on October 7. This location follows the launch of Blizzard's first actual stadium in Taipei, Taiwan earlier in 2017.
Because of production difficulties, Apple reportedly won't ship the iPhone 8 until after the iPhone 7s becomes available. It's going to reveal three new handsets, including the iPhone 8, next week. Yet a release won't be possible in the immediate future.
Within hours of its servers coming online, Destiny 2 has already amassed "millions" of players, says Bungie. The game became available on September 6 and it didn't take long for people to pile in. Early reviews have been positive, stating it builds upon the successes of Destiny.
Four platforms, including virtual reality, are set to receive Rockstar Games' detective action-adventure title LA Noire. The game will be released on PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and VR. 4K support will be available on the higher-end PS4 Pro and Xbox One X.
Tsunekazu Ishihara, CEO of Pokemon Company, was skeptical of the Nintendo Switch leading up to its launch. He recently gave an interview to Bloomberg in which he talked about doubting the Switch could be successful. Ishihara was of the belief that smartphones ruled mobile gaming.
Two Resident Evil games will become available on the Nintendo Switch later this year, Capcom has announced. It's going to bring Resident Evil: Revelations to the new console on November 28. Alongside a physical version of Revelations, Capcom is bundling Revelations 2.
Creators for the recently launched Minecraft Marketplace have generated $1 million in revenue in just two months. The store features digital items made by the community. Those items can be sold to others, with Microsoft then paying out earnings. Marketplace launched during E3.
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, a PC game that launched on Steam Early Access in March, has already grown to 10 million sales. The notably popular multiplayer shooter has put up concurrent player counts as high as 970,000, according to Bluehole Studio.
The Nintendo Switch has topped 1.5 million sales in Japan significantly faster than the PlayStation 4. It only took 26 weeks for the console to reach that milestone, whereas the PS4 had 665,000 sales after that amount of time. It wouldn't reach 1.5 million until 69 weeks.
More FIFA titles are likely to be released for the Nintendo Switch moving forward, says EA. Fans of the series have been worried EA won't focus on releasing FIFA games on the platform after FIFA 18 arrives. But the company has indicated that's not the case.
Particularly large Nintendo Switch games will only work if you have a microSD inserted in the game system. The company has confirmed "a microSD card will be needed for certain Nintendo Switch games that contain an especially large amount of content."
Support for external keyboards and mice is still on the way for the Xbox One, says Xbox director Mike Ybarra. The Microsoft executive confirmed while speaking at PAX West that keyboard and mouse support are "definitely coming" to the company's game console.