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New Shenmue III Trailer Showcases Gorgeous Scenery, Grotesque Animation

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Two years ago, Shenmue creator Yu Suzuki took to Sony’s stage at E3 and announced a third game in the Shenmue series. The Shenmue series had always been intended to run for four games but had prematurely died after Sega killed Dreamcast development. When Suzuki announced that the game would launch on Kickstarter, Shenmue fans immediately drove it into the stratosphere, setting a record for the fastest KS to break two million dollars (eight hours, ...

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New Shenmue III Trailer Showcases Gorgeous Scenery, Grotesque Animation

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Two years ago, Shenmue creator Yu Suzuki took to Sony’s stage at E3 and announced a third game in the Shenmue series. The Shenmue series had always been intended to run for four games but had prematurely died after Sega killed Dreamcast development. When Suzuki announced that the game would launch on Kickstarter, Shenmue fans immediately drove it into the stratosphere, setting a record for the fastest KS to break two million dollars (eight hours, ...

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E3 2017: PS4 Days Gone Trailer Showcases Stealth And Zombies

At Sony’s E3 2017 press conference, zombie action game Days Gone helped kick off Sony’s show. The events that unfolded in this latest video is a notable complement to the screen-filling zombie swarms of the game’s E3 2016 reveal. This new demo showcased more of the exploratory adventure nuance of Days Gone, with a hearty helping of stealth and what you might come across during your motorcycle journeys. At one point, you catch the eyes of a pack of wolves busy eating a corpse, who were now more interested in ...

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Sonic Mania's New Gameplay Trailer Showcases Flying Battery Zone

Sega has released a new gameplay trailer for Sonic Mania, showcasing Sonic’s rival-turned-ally Knuckles navigating Dr. Eggman’s airship, the Flying Battery Zone. Like the game’s reimagined Green Hill Zone, Flying Battery Zone is a remixed version of a classic Sonic level, this one from 1994’s Sonic & Knuckles. The new footage shows Knuckles using his signature abilities, gliding through the air and scaling walls, to make his way through the stage. You can take a look at the trailer below. Sonic Mania is launching for PS4, Switch, Xbox One, and ...

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Ancient DNA showcases a war between our hominid ancestors and viruses

Viruses reproduce by infiltrating living cells and taking over the biological machinery inside. It’s an insidious process that can leave the host with a life-threatening illness, a mild fever, or no ill effects at all. Recent advances in medical science have allowed humans to combat viruses like never before, but a new study from researchers at Rockefeller University shows how our primate ancestors may have waged war on a virus with only the weapon of evolution. Viruses don’t leave behind fossil evidence, but sometimes their DNA can survive as part ...

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London art gallery showcases Calais migrant stories

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – When British art curator Sue McAlpine first visited makeshift migrant camps in Calais on Frances’s northern coast, the sight of families living in muddy tents and children wearing flip-flops in the middle of winter saddened and horrified her. McAlpine visited the camps in February to see if she could commission art and collect stories from migrants living in Calais for an exhibition in London – an idea she had while watching and reading media reports about the situation there. “I was just so horrified by ...

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New Deus Ex trailer showcases game’s alternate paths, modes of play

2011’s Deus Ex: Human Revolution was hailed as a strong reboot for the classic franchise that, while not without some issues, still captured much of what made the original Deus Ex great. Its sequel, Mankind Divided, is set to launch in August, and a new six-minute gameplay trailer manages to both fill in the backstory of what’s happening in protagonist Adam Jensen’s world as well as showcase the different ways the game can play out. The Deus Ex franchise has always focused on two things: Shadowy government and corporate conspiracies, ...

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Battleborn Launch Trailer Showcases Quirky Heroes

2K has released the launch trailer for Battleborn, the upcoming shooter from Borderlands developer Gearbox Software. The video, which you can watch below, highlights a few of the characters players will be taking control of, shows off combat, and details some of the modes playable in the game. Battleborn is a team-based shooter that draws inspirations from the MOBA genre. It features a total of 25 characters, and an additional five more will be added for free following the game’s launch. According to 2K, over two million people played the ...

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Intel demos 3D XPoint, showcases Optane’s 2GB/s performance

Last year, Intel and Micron announced that they’d developed a new memory standard. This new memory, 3D XPoint (pronounced “crosspoint”) is a non-volatile memory that Intel is advertising as the first major memory breakthrough in 25 years. Early speculation was that 3D XPoint would be based or at least related-to phase change memory, but Intel has denied that this is the case without specifying the exact details of how Optane actually works. Intel has been claiming that 3D XPoint (marketed as Optane) would deliver up to 1000x the performance of ...

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The Met Breuer in New York showcases modern, contemporary art

NEW YORK – The Met Breuer, a new extension of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, gave a preview of its opening exhibition which features works by artists ranging from Titian and Leonardo da Vinci to Andy Warhol and Jackson Pollock. The new exhibition and performance space will open its doors to the public on March 18 and is housed in the former home of the Whitney Museum, which moved to downtown Manhattan. Thomas Campbell, the CEO and director of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, said the museum resumed collecting modern ...

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