The new Hitman game is an ever-expanding stealth sandbox

Io-Interactive is introducing its most ambitious Hitman game yet. It’s only called Hitman, and it’ll have gamers playing as assassin Agent 47 once again but now in an ever-expanding world. It’s supposed to be a sandbox game that allows players to take different approaches to all of the missions...

Nintendo Co-Developing Star Fox Zero with Platinum Games

During its E3 event, Nintendo announced that its developing Star Fox Zero for Wii U in cooperation with Platinum Games, a studio it’s previously partnered with for The Wonderful 101 and Bayonetta 2. The Star Fox Zero team at Platinum Games is led by the director of Bayonetta 2,...

The Time’s Finally Right for Apple to Give Us an iPad Plus

The time is fast-approaching: Apple’s big iPad looks like it’s on its way. The post The Time’s Finally Right for Apple to Give Us an iPad Plus appeared first on WIRED. Go to Source Author: Brian Barrett Powered by WPeMatico...

Guitar Hero Live is coming late October

Guitar controllers will be returning in time for Halloween. Activision has announced that Guitar Hero Live is coming October 20th for all platforms. The price will be $99.99 for the game and guitar. October looks to be a surprisingly busy month for a rhythm game revival, with retailer leaks suggesting...

Nintendo Direct E3 2015 News Rondup

Nintendo is kicking off this morning’s round of press conferences with their E3 2015 Nintendo DIrect presentation. But what will they show? Here’s a live ongoing roundup of all the news as they get announced! Keep checking as time goes on for all the big news and announcements. Previously...

The Glaring Hole In Twitter’s New Shared Blocking Feature

While the intentions are good, the implementation is bafflingly underwhelming. The post The Glaring Hole In Twitter’s New Shared Blocking Feature appeared first on WIRED. Go to Source Author: Vijith Assar Powered by WPeMatico...

Etsy is testing out a new crowdfunding platform

Starting today, Etsy sellers will have a new way to raise money without leaving the site. It’s called Fund For Etsy, a crowdfunding platform that will let Etsy sellers raise money through Kickstarter-style preorders. Like most crowdfunding sites, funds will only be moved over once a campaign reaches its goal,...

Twitter introduces autoplaying video in the timeline — but you can opt out

After a lengthy internal debate, Twitter is finally giving advertisers what they want: autoplay videos running inside your timeline. Since introducing native video onto the platform, getting it to play has required users to tap. Now you’ll begin seeing it play automatically but silently, just as you already do on other...

How on Earth Do You Stop a 1,000 MPH Rocket Car?

To break the world land speed record, these guys want to go 1,000 mph. They’ll also need to be able to stop. The post How on Earth Do You Stop a 1,000 MPH Rocket Car? appeared first on WIRED. Go to Source Author: Jordan Golson Powered by WPeMatico...

Fairphone's new smartphone is built to be repairable, not disposable

The guiding principle of Dutch company Fairphone is simple: fight back against wasteful consumer culture by offering an ethically sourced smartphone that tries to use as few conflict minerals as possible. With this pitch, the company managed to sell 60,000 first edition Fairphones — a small figure, sure, but the company still says they...