You can already preload Halo Infinite, sort of

If you’re an Xbox Game Pass subscriber, it looks like you can preinstall* Halo Infinite, a game launching a good three months from now. (*You’ll be preinstalling what appears to be a 280.2 MB placeholder file, not a full build ready to play in the first minute of launch day or anything.) Nonetheless, Halo fans […]

Consumers question AI-driven insurance claims review

The Transform Technology Summits start October 13th with Low-Code/No Code: Enabling Enterprise Agility. Register now! Only 17% of consumers say that they’d be comfortable with the idea of their home, retners, or auto insurance claims being reviewed exclusively by AI. That’s according to a new survey commissioned by Policygenius, which also found that 60% of […]

Secure data sharing platform InfoSum nabs $65M

The Transform Technology Summits start October 13th with Low-Code/No Code: Enabling Enterprise Agility. Register now! InfoSum, a New York City-based startup providing a decentralized platform for secure data sharing, today announced that it closed a $65 million series B funding round led by Chrysalis Investments. The proceeds bring the company’s total raised to $90 million, […]

VRChat: HP, DecaGear Feature In Amazing Virtual Market 6

The Virtual Market 6 event kicks off in VRChat this weekend, featuring installations from HP, DecaGear, Disney and more. Virtual Market, or Vket, is a series of in-VR events run by Japanese group VR Hikky. The events typically last around two weeks and consist of a handful of VRChat worlds on PC (they won’t run […]

OK, Kingdom Hearts, you win: I love Final Fantasy now

Like many kids born in the mid-’90s, I spent my childhood obsessing over Kingdom Hearts. I dove into the series for Donald, Goofy, Aladdin, and that constant tease of Mickey Mouse. But I kept bumping into characters with gunblades, big-ass swords, giant shuriken, and zippers who I knew nothing about. These were, of course, Final […]

Resolution Games Raises $25M Investment In Series C Funding

Demeo and Blaston developer Resolution Games closed its Series C funding round with $25 million, which it says will allow for new titles, continued game updates and studio growth. This brings the studio’s total funding to $38.5 million. The Series C round was led by Qualcomm Ventures LCC and BITKRAFT Ventures, along with Knutsson Holdings […]

Warcraft’s most infamous elf is the game’s newest loot pinata

Today’s World of Warcraft patch is a big one. Chains of Domination, also known as patch 9.1, brings a new raid, zone, new end-game systems, and 40 new mounts. The final boss of that raid is Sylvanas Windrunner, and fans have been waiting to beat her ass for a long time now. If you’re still […]

You Can’t Convince Me That I Need To Buy A Switch Pro

I found my Switch yesterday, buried under a pile of clothes on a chair that hasn’t been sat on since we were allowed to walk around without a mask. The Switch hasn’t been there that long, mind – I put around 100 hours into New Pokemon Snap back in April, although I don’t think I’ve played […]

The 10 Most Powerful Enemies in Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart

Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart continues the series’ long-running tradition of providing players with a wide variety of different enemies to blast their way through. Rift Apart has four different enemy factions, each offering a host of different enemies with ranging levels of difficulty. They range from the basic Nefarious Trooper and lowly Space Pirate to […]