Video Games

Steam’s new beta takes local multiplayer games online

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Valve Software Valve didn’t wait long to give you a chance to play local multiplayer games online. The latest Steam beta client now includes Remote Play Together support that lets friends join in multiplayer experiences that would normally require sitting on the same couch. Only the host needs a copy […]

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Bungie pulls popular gun from ‘Destiny 2’ after discovering exploit

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Bungie Believe it or not, Bungie is grappling with another wildly overpowered Destiny 2 weapon. The developer has pulled the Telesto fusion rifle from all activities after players discovered an exploit that lets them rapidly charge their character’s Super ability. All you had to do was shoot at the floor […]

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‘Okami’ veterans want to make a sequel

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Capcom After years of remasters and ports, Okami is finally getting a sequel… well, maybe. Two veterans from the game who now work at Platinum Games, director Hideki Kamiya and Ikumi Nakamura (the star of Bethesda’s E3 presentation), have posted a video declaring that “Okami is going to be back” […]

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NVIDIA will remaster more games with RTX ray tracing

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links id Software/Lightspeed Studios/NVIDIA Quake II RTX is far from the last game to receive an NVIDIA ray tracing upgrade. DSOG has discovered that NVIDIA is hiring a producer for its Lightspeed Studios unit to lead work on a “game remastering program” that will add RTX ray tracing to more classic […]

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The next ‘Fortnite’ season might finally include a new map

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Epic Games Apex Legends, PUBG and other battle royale brawlers have added maps over time, but not Fortnite — you’ve had to be content with revisions (if sometimes dramatic ones) to the existing layout. You might finally get something new in the near future, however. Users browsing Apple’s Italian App […]

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Apple Arcade and Google Play Pass will be totally different stores

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Google and Apple have just begun a public experiment. One that affects the daily lives of millions of people; specifically, anyone who plays mobile games. Apple launched Arcade on September 19th, charging $5 a month for unlimited access to more than 100 mobile games on its store. The company spent […]

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Twitch is officially available on the Apple TV

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links As of today, the official Twitch app is finally available on Apple TV. The app has been available for consoles, mobile devices and Android TV boxes for years, but Apple TV owners were forced to use third-party apps. Last month, Twitch released a public beta of its Apple TV app, […]

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Adidas made a Snapchat game to drop limited, 8-bit-themed baseball cleats

Engadget RSS Feed Adidas is teaming up with Snapchat on a unique way to launch a product. The sportswear giant has created an 8-bit game you can play in Snapchat, called Baseball’s Next Level, where you’ll have the chance to buy its new 8-bit-themed baseball cleats. Produced in partnership with developer AvatarLabs, Baseball’s Next Level […]

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Echo Fox co-owner sues team partners over fraud claims

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Noah Smith/For The Washington Post via Getty Images The tumult at Echo Fox isn’t subsiding any time soon. The esports team’s co-owner Rick Fox has sued business partners Amit Raizada and Stratton Sclavos over allegations of both fraud as well as defamation stemming from the earlier racism claims. According to […]

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‘Red Dead Redemption 2’ will be a Google Stadia launch title

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Rockstar Games When Red Dead Redemption 2 comes to PCs in November, it won’t just be available in conventional form. Rockstar has also confirmed that its open-world Western game will be available as a launch title for Google Stadia when it debuts the same month. In other words, you’ll have […]

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