Ars Technica : gaming and culture
18  octobre     01h00
The Good Life review: A messy RPG as unique as it is ridiculous
Steve Haske    Dogs and cats and sheep, oh my
17  octobre     19h00
Before the new version, let’s revisit 1984’s Dune the greatest movie ever made
Peter Opaskar    The pursuit of greatness must embrace the ridiculous.
Review: Needle in a Timestack explores how love endures when time is in constant flux
Jennifer Ouellette    John Ridley based his film on 1966 short story by award-winning author Robert Silverberg.
16  octobre     21h35
Robert Pattinson broods and batters his way through new The Batman trailer
Jennifer Ouellette    Also: Is that Michael Keaton returning as Batman in sneak peek for The Flash film?
John Cena shows off comedic chops in extended teaser for Peacemaker series
Jennifer Ouellette    What separates us from other killers is we only kill bad people. Usually.
Star Trek: Exploring New Worlds exhibit comes to LA’s Skirball Center
Jennifer Ouellette    Spaceship models, Kirk’s captain’s chair, plenty of props and so many Tribbles.
The Every: When Big Tech rules all, don’t say Dave Eggers didn’t warn us
Nathan Mattise    Bestselling author talks latest sequel, in which humanity cedes control to tech.
The Weeping Angels are as terrifying as ever in Doctor Who: Flux trailer
Jennifer Ouellette    There’s no use being squeamish, we’ve got the future to save.
15  octobre     18h03
The proof’s in the poop: Austrians have loved beer, blue cheese for 2,700 years
Jennifer Ouellette    They also ate primarily cereal grains, supplemented with beans, fruits, nuts, or meat.
Metroid Dread developer leaves names out of credits, ex-staffers say
Steve Haske    Why do I not appear on the game’s credits? Is it some kind of mistake?
14  octobre     18h14
Activision claims Call of Duty’s new anti-cheat system won’t look at your files
Steve Haske    High-level security driver allegedly only runs when games are active, server-side protections also included.
Vive Flow is HTC’s newest all-in-one VR headset, coming October 15 for 499
Sam Machkovech    An Android phone is required because it’s the controller.
13  octobre     16h52
Google says Fortnite’s in-app purchase swap was a breach of contract, sues Epic
Ron Amadeo    Epic swapped Google Play IAPs in 2020, but the contract says it couldn’t do that.
RX 6600 GPU review: Not likely to jolt AMD’s paltry Steam survey numbers
Sam Machkovech    Even at its 329 MSRP, it’s a tough sell. Chip-shortage realities likely won’t help.
Free next-gen Quake upgrade brings 4K gibs at 120 fps to PS5 and Xbox
Steve Haske    PS5 and Xbox Series X S get 120 fps support; DualSense support a bonus for PS players.
Battlefield 2042 beta impressions: Strong ideas buried in a buggy mess
Steve Haske    With just over a month until launch, DICE’s latest shooter still needs a lot of work.
12  octobre     17h15
13 years later, Fallout 3 finally stripped of Games For Windows Live
Sam Machkovech    An out-of-nowhere 5MB patch finishes the job, takes us on a GFWL memory trip.
11  octobre     23h19
Best Buy’s new 200 yr membership locks PS5, hot holiday items behind sign-up
Steve Haske    Annual subscription price might be worth it for certain buyers.
Nintendo throws rare bone to modern EU gamers via N64 60 Hz toggle
Sam Machkovech    50 Hz haters get a reprieve; differs from 2018’s PAL-saddled PlayStation Classic.
Adventures of a Mathematician brings an unsung scientist back into the light
Jennifer Ouellette    Polish mathematician Stanislaw Ulam helped design H-bomb, foresaw digital universe.