Tribeca Film Festival is bringing its VR films to Oculus headsets
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Tribeca Film Festival is bringing its VR films to Oculus headsets

Just like pretty much every other event for the foreseeable future, the Tribeca Film Festival isn't taking place as it normally would after organizers postponed it from April. However, the festival is joining SXSW in making some of its programmin… Continue Reading…

A sequel to beloved indie game 'Rogue Legacy' is in the works
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A sequel to beloved indie game ‘Rogue Legacy’ is in the works

What at first seemed like a potential April Fool's joke has turned out to be real: almost seven years after the original came out, Cellar Door Games has confirmed it's working on a Rogue Legacy sequel. The indie studio didn't share a rele… Continue Reading…

Deadpool is Fortnite's latest playable crossover cameo
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Deadpool is Fortnite’s latest playable crossover cameo

While he's been in the periphery of the game since the start of the current season, Deadpool is finally making his way to Fortnite proper. If you purchased this season's battle pass, you can obtain the skin by finding the mercenary's two… Continue Reading…

The forgotten dream of second-screen gaming
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The forgotten dream of second-screen gaming

The original iPad came out on April 3rd, 2010, at a time when most smartphone manufacturers were making the awkward transition from full QWERTY keyboards to touchscreen-only devices. Apple sold 1 million iPads in that first month, and by the end of 2… Continue Reading…

Porsche's virtual race series starts tomorrow with pro drivers at the wheel
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Porsche’s virtual race series starts tomorrow with pro drivers at the wheel

It's not just multi-manufacturer racing leagues like NASCAR going digital during the COVID-19 pandemic. Porsche is livestreaming its Mobil 1 Supercup Virtual Edition starting on April 4th at 10AM Eastern, when drivers take to a digital version o… Continue Reading…

Blackmagic's pro livestreaming switcher can broadcast without software
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Blackmagic’s pro livestreaming switcher can broadcast without software

If you're devoted enough to livestreaming that you want the kind of features you'd expect from a TV studio, Blackmagic might have your back. It's releasing the ATEM Mini Pro, an enhanced version of the ATEM Mini switcher that's focus… Continue Reading…

ESPN2 will air 12 hours of esports coverage on April 5th
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ESPN2 will air 12 hours of esports coverage on April 5th

TV networks are already trying to fill the void in sports coverage left by the COVID-19 pandemic, but ESPN is going all-out. The broadcaster's ESPN2 channel is airing a 12-hour ESPN Esports Day on April 5th starting at 12PM Eastern, and there wi… Continue Reading…

Nikon is streaming online photography courses for free this month
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Nikon is streaming online photography courses for free this month

You might not be able to go out and shoot photos because of the coronavirus lockdown, but at least you can buff up your skills. Nikon USA is offering 10 classes from the its online school for free during the month of April. "Nikon's mission… Continue Reading…

‘The Complex’ is almost a good FMV game
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‘The Complex’ is almost a good FMV game

There are countless examples of the real world intruding on art, making something that was fine a day ago a grisly mistake now. The pilot episode of X-Files spin-off The Lone Gunmen, which aired six months before 9/11, featured a terrorist plan to fl… Continue Reading…

Peloton's workout app is now available on Android TV
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Peloton’s workout app is now available on Android TV

Peloton might be best known for its connected exercise equipment (and that questionable TV ad), but it also produces a range of instructor-led workouts that can be done at home with no equipment at all. And from today, you'll be able to access th… Continue Reading…