OWL 2021 Power Rankings – #13 Chengdu Hunters

The Chengdu Hunters come 13th of our Overwatch League 2021 power rankings. The team is one of the most flexible in the entire League, with a large roster allowing frequent replacements. Chengdu Hunters 2021 Roster Preview The Chengdu Hunters have one of the largest rosters in the entire Overwatch League. With a total of 12 […]

Gord Embraces Dark Fantasy Strategy

A new Polish game development studio, Covenant, is launching a dark fantasy strategy title called Gord in 2022. At the helm of the project is Covenant founder Stan Just, formerly of CD Projekt Red and 11 bit studios. Gord combines city-building, survival, questing, and a number of other elements such as tapping into procedural generation […]

This $700 Optimus Prime Robot Can Transform Using Voice Commands

Hasbro has teamed up with Robosen Robotics to create the most advanced Transformers robot the world has ever seen. The result of more than 11 years of R&D, the “Optimus Prime Auto-Converting Programmable Robot” was revealed at this year’s Hasbro Pulse Fan Fest and is currently available for pre-order. The 19-inch tall Autobot includes more than […]

SambaNova raises $676M to mass-produce AI training and inference chips

Join GamesBeat Summit 2021 this April 28-29. Register for a free or VIP pass today. SambaNova Systems, a startup developing chips for AI workloads, today announced it has raised $676 million, valuing the company at more than $5 billion post-money. SambaNova says it plans to expand its customer base — particularly in the datacenter market […]

PS5 April Update Introduces USB Game Storage, Cross-Gen Shareplay, And More

The PS5’s first-ever major system software update comes tomorrow with cross-gen share play, the ability to download games onto extended storage – but you can’t actually play them – access to an “improved game base,” and new bells and whistles for the mobile app. Firstly, let’s talk about the storage update. If you’ve got an […]

Hi-Rez Studios launches Creativity Unchained remote work policy – Esports Insider

Atlanta-based game publisher Hi-Rez Studios has revealed Creativity Unchained, a programme that allows its employees in the USA and UK to work remotely. The new remote work policy encourages over 80 percent of Hi-Rez Studios employees to work where they feel most productive. According to the release, plans are already being made to expand the […]

Nvidia now expects Q1 sales to pass $5.3B forecast

Join GamesBeat Summit 2021 this April 28-29. Register for a free or VIP pass today. (Reuters) — Nvidia’s first-quarter revenue will be above its earlier forecast of $5.3 billion, the chipmaker said on Monday, as it benefits from strong demand for chips that power datacenters and cryptocurrency mining. The company’s shares, which rose on the […]

Check Out This Fanmade The Last Of Us Part 2 PS5 Update Mockup

Someone has mocked up what The Last of Us 2 might look like if it gets a PS5 update, and it’s beautiful. A number of titles have and continue to receive new-gen upgrades as the transition between PS4 and Xbox One to PS5 and Xbox Series X/S continues. Whether it be a free upgrade like […]