Vampire: The Masquerade—Bloodlines 2 pitch was a 'tremendous risk'

When Paradox Interactive acquired White Wolf, hope of a Vampire: The Masquerade—Bloodlines sequel surged again, including at Hardsuit Labs. The studio that was last week revealed to be developing Bloodlines 2 wasn’t approached by Paradox, however, and the publisher already had its own plans.  "When we got wind of Paradox acquiring the World of Darkness […]

Atlanta Reign star Daniel 'dafran' Francesca retires from Overwatch League

The Atlanta Reign announced today that Daniel "dafran" Francesca is retiring from Overwatch League competitive play, just six months after signing with the team. He’s not going away completely, however, but will instead become a part of the Reign’s "stream team."  "Dafran informed us of his pending retirement a week prior to Stage 1 playoffs. […]

The Humble Hot Date Bundle is packed with dating sims and 'suggestive party games'

Looking for something to do tonight? How about a hot date? Or how about a Hot Date Bundle, the latest collection of "visual novels, dating sims, and suggestive party games" from the bundlers over at Humble? For $1, you can have Creature Romances: Kokonoe Kokoro, Highway Blossoms, and Just Deserts—and no, that’s not a typo, […]

Anthem gains DLSS support for up to a 40% performance boost, Nvidia says

Nvidia continues to shout from a mountain top (not literally) that Deep Learning Super Sampling (DLSS) is the best thing since sliced bread, assuming you’re really into sliced bread. Like, totally obsessed with it. I’m paraphrasing, but if you’re after a direct quote, try this—enabling DLSS in Anthem delivers "up to 40 percent faster performance." […]

Get a Radeon RX 590 graphics card and three games for $220

The best graphics card doesn’t necessarily command top dollar, not if you’re factoring in the overall bang-for-buck. That’s why we’ve been recommending AMD’s Radeon RX 580 as a more-than-serviceable mainstream option. The newer Radeon RX 590 ups the ante with faster clocks and lower power consumption, and you can grab one today for $219.99. Specifically, […]