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Xbox Scarlett game streaming service and next-gen console details leak

Xbox Scarlett game streaming service and next-gen console details leak

Not enough to run full games, but enough to do collision detection, input handling, and some amount of graphical processing locally without having to wait for the remote server. According to a new report, Microsoft is planning to release not one, but two next-gen consoles. This is achieved by splitting the game into two portions, which some have referred to as a slice or splice, with one running on the cloud while the other runs on the console.


The Fortnite Birthday Challenges are broken

The Fortnite Birthday Challenges are broken

The birthday celebration includes birthday cakes placed around the map with consumable slices next to them. Each of the challenges unlocks cosmetic items, including a birthday cake-themed character skin, a new spray and a birthday-themed backpack called "back bling".


Fortnite content update 5.0 adds two new machine guns

Fortnite content update 5.0 adds two new machine guns

So you can expect those later - in the meantime, enjoy getting back into the game! The submachine gun will be available as a common, uncommon and rare weapon and it uses light ammo . The Tactical SMG had become a very popular weapon with Fortnite players in recent months, and though it did similar amounts of damage to the new SMG, it also had a larger magazine size.


Nintendo Shuts Down JavaScript GBA Emulator Hosted On Development Platform

Nintendo Shuts Down JavaScript GBA Emulator Hosted On Development Platform

Following on from lawsuits files against console ROM sites LoveROMS.com and LoveRETRO.co, Nintendo has succeeded in getting a Game Boy Advance emulator removed from GitHub . All Nintendo ROMs, emulators, and BIOS files have also vanished from that site. After infringing on 140 Nintendo titles and 40 trademarks, the theoretical maximum damages could reach $100 million.


‘Fallout 76’ beta begins in October - here’s how to register right now

‘Fallout 76’ beta begins in October - here’s how to register right now

While the FAQ about the beta test says that all you have to do to get into the beta was preorder the game , some who replied to the post anxious that they wouldn't get access to the beta if they weren't picked. With QuakeCon 2018 rapidly approaching from August 9-12, Bethesda today has revealed more details on just what those who are attending the conference and those who will be watching from home can expect.