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Champion Snooker Player Talks About How Video Games Impacted His Career

Australian Snooker champion Neil Robertson has opened up on his former video game habits and how playing games like League of Legends and World of Warcraft affected his professional career. Speaking to EuroSport (via Kotaku), the Australian-born Robertson said games like League of Legends are designed to “to over your life.” “You find yourself sitting in front of the computer screen for six, seven or eight hours straight. Which is obviously not healthy,” he said. Robertson stressed that his time spent playing video games didn’t necessarily stop him from winning ...

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Nioh lets the player decide what matters most: frame rate or fidelity

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Nioh undoubtedly takes inspiration from Dark Souls, but it sets itself apart thanks largely to Team Ninja’s knack for clever combat systems. Even better, the developers let players decide whether to prioritize the responsiveness of 60fps or the additional visual fidelity granted by halving the frame rate. The post Nioh lets the player decide what matters most: frame rate or fidelity appeared first on ExtremeTech. ExtremeTechGaming – ExtremeTech

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Docs: Briles, staff buried player misbehavior

11:06 PM ET Paula Lavigne Close ESPN Staff Writer Data analyst and reporter for ESPN’s Enterprise and Investigative Unit. Winner, 2014 Alfred I. duPont Columbia University Award; finalist, 2012 IRE broadcast award; winner, 2011 Gannett Foundation Award for Innovation in Watchdog Journalism; Emmy nominated, 2009. Mark Schlabach Close ESPN Senior Writer Senior college football writer Author of seven books on college football Graduate of the University of Georgia Former Baylor coach Art Briles and his assistant coaches actively intervened in the discipline of football players, worked to keep their cases ...

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$20 Madden 17 Super Bowl Edition Out Now, Cover Features A Player Who Is Not Competing In The Game

As it does basically every year, EA Sports has now released a Super Bowl edition of the newest Madden game. The Madden NFL 17 Super Bowl edition goes for $ 20 and is available now on Xbox One. The game’s cover features Pittsburgh Steelers WR Antonio Brown on it. He is no stranger to Madden NFL marketing material–you have probably seen that funny “Can’t Feel My Face” parody video he did–but he is not competing in Super Bowl LI on Sunday. You can grab the Madden NFL 17 Super Bowl ...

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LeBron first Cavs player to hit 20K points for team

4:50 PM ET CLEVELAND — LeBron James became the first player in Cavaliers history to score 20,000 points for the franchise in Sunday’s game against the Oklahoma City Thunder. James came into the game needing six points to set the mark. He reached the plateau with 9:39 remaining in the second quarter, scoring a layup to give him 20,001 points in his 10 seasons with Cleveland. LeBron James became the first Cavs player to score 20,000 points for the franchise on Sunday against the Thunder. David Liam Kyle/NBAE via Getty Images ...

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Ex-Newcastle player speaks of 'sex abuse'

A former Newcastle United footballer has become the latest to say he was abused by coach George Ormond. David Eatock told the BBC’s Victoria Derbyshire show he had been groomed by Ormond, later to be jailed for six years, between the ages of 18 and 21. Mr Eatock, now 40, was not part of the court case that saw Ormond convicted in 2002 for assaulting seven boys, but has now filed a complaint to the police. He said he had left the club “a shell” of his former self. It ...

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PSVR will support 360-degree videos with the PS4’s Media Player app

If you were worried about Sony’s walled garden limiting your enjoyment of the PlayStation VR, you can breathe easy now. Sony just pushed an update to the PS4’s Media Player app, and the new features it brings will undoubtedly make the PSVR much more appealing to some of us. In a post on the European PlayStation blog, Sony outlines a few of the new features added to version 2.5 of the Media Player app. With this newest update, FLAC playback and “audio upscaling” for MP3s and AACs with Sony’s own ...

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PSVR will support 360-degree videos with the PS4’s Media Player app

If you were worried about Sony’s walled garden limiting your enjoyment of the PlayStation VR, you can breathe easy now. Sony just pushed an update to the PS4’s Media Player app, and the new features it brings will undoubtedly make the PSVR much more appealing to some of us. In a post on the European PlayStation blog, Sony outlines a few of the new features added to version 2.5 of the Media Player app. With this newest update, FLAC playback and “audio upscaling” for MP3s and AACs with Sony’s own ...

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