Software

Nice Sword, Clown Lady

Al Jerek Torrijas is a concept artist who works at Ubisoft’s Toronto studio. It’s been a while since we had a good splash of colour here on Fine Art. I think this makes amends. You can see more of Torrijas’ work at his personal site and ArtStation page. To see the larger pics in all their glory (or, if they’re big enough, so you can save them as wallpaper), click on the “expand” button in the top-left corner. Fine Art…

Gadgets

PS4, Xbox One sales to reach 50-51 million units by end of 2015

The PlayStation 4 and Xbox One combined userbase is on pace to reach about 50-51 million units worldwide by the end of the calendar year. That’s according to Electronic Arts CFO Blake Jorgensen, who gave his take on the current console landscape during the UBS Global Technology Conference this week. “Clearly, consoles have sold faster than everyone expected,” he said. “We’re ahead of the previous cycle in terms of the pace. We’re on track to see, industry-wide, about 50 to…

Technology

Pixel Vision is a walnut slice

From the mind of Love Hultén​, a Swedish craftsman with an amazing name, Pixel Vision is a Kickstarter retro gaming project that combines style and function. These handcrafted handhelds are a tribute to retro gaming itself – a time where the limitations of the hardware led to laser focused efficiency. Love Hultén​ has designed larger gaming cabinets and the like in the past – in the same signature style – but the price of these creations means many can’t afford his work. This led…

Gadgets

Steam Controller review

Despite warnings of headaches, square eyes or worse, PC gamers the world over get their gaming kicks just a few feet from a monitor, huddled over the keyboard with their trusty mouse in tow. But with the new Steam Controller, Valve wants you to ditch the office chair, desk, keyboard, and mouse, and get your gaming fix from the couch instead. But after testing the controller on a whole heap of games from a wide variety of genres,  this shift isn’t going to happen any time soon. In theory, the Steam controller is a great idea.…

Technology

Ingress, the augmented reality game Google adds new feature Missions

As some of you maybe you know, Ingress is the game of Google for mobile devices that makes the real spaces in virtual spaces for its development, which has been installed by more than seven million “agents” around the world on your Android Devices and iOS over the past year, having allowed more than thirty thousand of them participating in different events throughout the developed world. Reportedly from the game’s own Google+ profile, will now have a new feature that…

Smartphones

Red Bull Racers: Fueled for fun

Players can test their skill with vehicles in motorcycle, street, Spielberg, off-road, and formula races against multiple opponents in Red Bull Racers. There are different vehicles and difficulty levels to unlock in the game which adds to the challenge and replay value. Red Bull Racers is compatible with iOS devices running iOS 7.0 or later.Red Bull Racers features a variety of race types: cup races, rivals races, endurance races, and elimination races. The cup races are traditional matches against ghost data…

Gadgets

What cheep game systems can I use so I can have Netflix?

Gaming Systems What cheep game systems can I use so I can have Netflix? I want netflix but have no game system. What cheep ones can I use? My playstation 2 I used to have had a internet hook up on back would a ps2 work then? What other cheep systems? Gaming Systems best answer: Answer by MissFitt138Wii buy it used! Top 10 Best Video Game Consoles Criteria: status, lasting appeal and impact, rather than pure pixel pushing power. Omitting…

Gadgets

Comcast Tests EA-Powered Game Service for X1 Platform

Video Game System (3) Image by carballet Comcast Tests EA-Powered Game Service for X1 Platform Gaming Systems Comcast's trial also marks a further blurring of lines between set-top boxes and gaming consoles, which have rapidly morphed into IP video delivery systems. Just this week, Time Warner Cable launched an authenticated app for the Xbox 360 that delivers … Emulator Cabinet Works with 75 Controllers, 30+ Consoles and 2 Happy Players Gaming Systems Patrice calls his ingenious mod the Multi Video…

Computer

Ouya game Polarity heads to Steam Greenlight with PC version

Vergleich Netzteile Asus Eee PC 701 und 900 sowie “normales” Notebook Image by thosch66 Das Netzteil des Asus Eee PC 900 ist jetzt "klassisch" aufgebaut. Während es zum Asus Eee PC 701 ein Steckernetzteil gab, sieht das neue Netzteil, wie ein normales Notebook-Netzteil aus: ein abnehmbares Kabel zur Steckdose und ein Kistchen mit Kabel zum Gerät, nur etwas kleiner. Hier sieht man zum Vergleich das Steckernetzteil des Asus Eee PC 701 (links) sowie ein Netzteil eines "normalen" Notebooks (Lenovo ThinkPad,…

Software

Liege creators porting the game to PS4, Vita, Wii U, Linux

Liege creators porting the game to PS4, Vita, Wii U, Linux linux Development on Liege, John Rhee's modern re-imagining of a classic 16-bit role-playing game, will expand to include PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Linux and Wii U, according to updates on the Kickstarter page. Liege is a cross-platform, party-based … linux on laptop Image by kenwood Installing linux (small Linux): 486 Processor 4 MB RAM memory 120 MB hard disc Black/white monitor – Small Linux, is a live-Diskette distribution (2…