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God Of War: Ragnarok Accessibility Features Detailed In New Blog

Santa Monica Studio lead UX designer Mila Pavlin has detailed God of War: Ragnarok’s accessibility features in a new PlayStation Blog post to celebrate Global Accessibility Awareness Day.  The blog post highlights a selection of the upcoming games’ 60-plus accessibility options designed to suit players’ needs ranging from subtitle and caption improvements to text and […]Read More

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Crypto energy usage has barely dropped, even with market crashes

current downturn in cryptocurrencies hasn't been enough to put a significant dent in the current environmental impacts of mining and using these digital currencies. The Guardian asked Alex de Vries who's a data scientist at the Dutch central bank and the founder of Digiconomist, a service which tracks the sustainability of cryptocurrencies, about the current […]Read More

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The June Gaming Showcase Streaming Schedule

June is fast approaching, and while there won’t be an E3, we’ll still get plenty of announcements thanks to a variety of summer gaming showcases. Most of them come out of Summer Game Fest, Geoff Keighley’s annual onslaught of livestreams and world premieres, but there are a few unrelated streams taking place as well. To help […]Read More

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Why does it feel so good to toss things around

Throw Anything.  But what is it that drives this destructive urge? Why do we get so much satisfaction from yeeting stuff in games? Throwing things around is one of life's greatest simple pleasures. A game of catch, javelin or shotput is good for you, after all. Throwing can be a great workout, it trains reflexes, […]Read More

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Don’t worry: Saints Row is still extremely silly

Saints Row's titular gang is speeding through Santo Ileso, utterly disregarding numerous laws of the road. There's the usual reckless driving and ignoring traffic lights, of course, but more notable is what she's dragging along behind her car: a portaloo. An occupied portaloo.  She's softening up the unfortunate crook inside the loo so she can […]Read More