I wish more games were like Mirror’s Edge Catlayst

It’s hard not to look around the E3 show floor and notice very strong patterns. There’s Military Shooter 4, Jump Scare Simulator: Legends, and of course, Racing Thing 2016. Mirror’s Edge Catalyst isn’t an original title — whether it’s a prequel or a reboot is up for debate — but the follow-up to...

Need For Speed's E3 2015 Reboot Does Not Disappoint

The last few Need For Speeds have done a commendable job catering to different driving preferences, but this latest installment just might be the most accessible version yet. The franchise has been around long enough that it has different fanbases from different eras, whether it’s the period when the...

Get excited for next month's Pluto flyby with this beautiful teaser

The New Horizons spacecraft was launched in 2006, and is currently hurtling toward Pluto at more than 35,000mph (nearly 60,000 km/h). It’s set to pass the giant ball of rock and ice on July 14th, and when it does it will give us the first real glimpse ever seen...

New Doom for Xbox One/PS4/PC Won't Be Easy, Bethesda Says at E3 2015

During Bethesda’s E3 briefing Sunday night, a developer played through a section of the new Doom with relative ease (Watch the demo below). But make no mistake: Doom will offer a major challenge. That’s according to id Software executive producer Marty Stratton, who talked about the game’s difficulty during...

In Defense of Shockingly Dangerous Desert Racing in Mexico

Racing in Baja—or watching racing in Baja—comes with serious risks. And maybe that’s a good thing. The post In Defense of Shockingly Dangerous Desert Racing in Mexico appeared first on WIRED. Go to Source Author: Sam Smith Powered by WPeMatico...

HTC is putting ads in its BlinkFeed news reader

HTC is beginning to display ads within BlinkFeed, the news reader app build into the home screen of its Android phones. HTC will eventually implement an option to disable the ads — BlinkFeed as a whole can already be turned off — but for now, people in the US, UK,...

PS4 Getting Special PlayStation 20th Anniversary Controller and Headset

To celebrate the 20-year anniversary of PlayStation, Sony will release a new special edition controller and headset for PS4 later this year. Both the DualShock 4 and Gold wireless headset will feature a gray color similar to that of the original PlayStation. The former also feature a PlayStation button...

Forget the Click? Online, Time May Be More Meaningful

As mortal humans, time matters to us. It matters to tech companies, too. The post Forget the Click? Online, Time May Be More Meaningful appeared first on WIRED. Go to Source Author: Julia Greenberg Powered by WPeMatico...

Monster accuses Apple of bullying it out of iOS accessories program

Monster is accusing Apple of acting like a “bully” after the company terminated the licensing deal that for years has allowed Monster to manufacture authorized accessories for iPhone, iPad, and iPod products. Per The Wall Street Journal, Monster claims that the broken pact is the direct result of its own lawsuit...

With Wildlands, Ghost Recon Makes a Big Comeback at E3 2015

When Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Wildlands was first unveiled at Ubisoft’s E3 2015 press conference, it initiated a guessing game among GameSpot staff members. Ubisoft’s open-world action formula has become easily identifiable: many of the animations, many of the trailers’ techniques and camera angles, many of the gameplay hooks...