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How prehistoric people faced climate change revealed by video game technology

How will climate change remake our world in the 21st century? Will we be able to adapt and survive? As with many things, the past is a good guide for the future. Humans have experienced climate changes in the past that have transformed their environment – studying their response could tell us something about our own fate.

Gamers use machine learning to navigate complex video games – but it’s not free

Some of the world’s most popular video games track your activity as you play – but they’re not just gathering data for business or marketing purposes. They’re accumulating information about the way you and others play the game, the patterns or habits that lead to success or failure.

Veteran video game voice actors Nolan North, Troy Baker to appear at Comic Con Africa 2019

Both Nolan North and Troy Baker will be showing up at Comic Con Africa this year. If you're not sure who they are, just pop on Uncharted 4. All will be made clear... pretty much immediately. 

Microsoft’s got a purple Fortnite Edition Xbox One S incoming, according to leaks

Can you really claim to play Fortnite if you're not going it on a Fortnite console? Is that a thing? Apparently, yes. Microsoft's supposedly got a purple Fortnite Edition Xbox One S on the way, according to leaks spotted online recently. 

Fine, I’ll do it myself: Sony launches PlayStation Productions, will make game movies, shows

Sony doesn't like the idea of poor game-to-movie conversions any more, we reckon, which might be why the company has begun PlayStation Productions. Guess what they do? 

Activision details multiplayer features for Call of Duty Mobile

Call of Duty series is all about making as much cash for Activision's shareholders as possible. Hence, all the microtransactions. And since Fortnight and PUBG have mobile versions, it was only a matter of time before Call of Duty Mobile appeared. 

Want a dual-screen gaming laptop? HP’s bringing one to South Africa, sort of

HP recently unveiled the Omen X 2S, a dual-screen gaming laptop, and have confirmed that it’ll come to South Africa.

Detroit: Become Human, Heavy Rain, Beyond: Two Souls land on PC from 24 June

Previously the domain of Sony-branded console games, Quantic Dream titles Heavy Rain, Beyond: Two Souls, and Detroit: Become Human are heading to the PC. They're going to be landing on Epic Games' own store a little later this year, and Quantic has detailed when those games are going to be dropping. 

And out come the Wolves: Ubisoft announces co-op Ghost Recon Breakpoint

Last night Ubisoft announced (officially) the newest entry in their open-world Ghost Recon series. Titled Ghost Recon Breakpoint, the sequel to 2017's Ghost Recon Wildlands will transport players to a fictional location to do battle with some fictional weapons. And, yeah, and the Punisher. 

It’s time to kill the boogeyman with strategic shooter John Wick Hex

We're huge fans of the John Wick series of films and with the third film, John Wick 3: Parabellum, dropping a little later this month it's a good time to announce a game. Which is just what Good Shepherd Entertainment and Bithell Games have gone and done. Called John Wick Hex, it's a... strategy game? Seriously? 

A new twist on an old classic: All aboard the Snakeybus

What happens when you combine Bus Simulator 18 with classic mobile game Snake? We'd like to think that you'd wind up with something like Snakeybus, a game so delightfully bonkers that we can't stop watching the trailer. We suspect that we probably wouldn't be able to stop watching someone play thing one. And as for playing it ourselves... headsplosion. 

Whether you want to or not, you can now overclock your Nintendo Switch

Two weeks ago we saw Nintendo release a brand new update for the Switch, and it now includes a mode that allows you to overclock the CPU.

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