January 19, 2021

Gamespot

Nintendo Has A New Twitter Account

Nintendo has started a new Twitter account, though you probably shouldn’t expect big game announcements or other fan-focused tweets. Instead, this account is focused on corporate happenings, specifically for investors. The Nintendo Co., Ltd account issued a welcome tweet announcing…

Hitman 3 Review Roundup

IO Interactive’s rebooted Hitman series has been lauded for its clockwork open-world approach, and this week the trilogy comes to a close. Hitman 3 marks the last game in the stealth trilogy, and critics have started giving their impressions just…

Hitman 3: How Long To Beat?

Hitman 3 is nearly here; the newest entry in the stealth-action series launches on January 20. Ahead of that, reviews for the game have started to appear online–including GameSpot’s 9/10 Hitman 3 review–and alongside that, we now know about how…

Microsoft HQ Will Become A COVID-19 Vaccine Site

Microsoft’s sprawling North American headquarters in Redmond, Washington will become a COVID-19 vaccination site. The announcement comes by way of Washington governor Jay Inslee’s statement regarding its vaccine distribution system, which hopes to reach 45,000 residents every day. Microsoft’s role…

Hitman 3 Review — Perfect Execution

Since it rebooted its Hitman franchise in 2016, IO Interactive has been putting on a level design masterclass. Each of the missions the developer rolled out in what it calls its World of Assassination series has contained a huge, intricate…

USB Is Now 25 Years Old

USB connectors are the universal standard not just for computer peripherals, but for charging most phones, tablets, and small devices. It’s hard to remember a world without USB, which debuted almost exactly 25 years ago, on January 15, 1996. The…

Denim Xbox Controller Is From Canada, Eh?

A custom-made Xbox controller pokes a bit of self-deprecating fun at America’s northern neighbor, Canada. The official Xbox Canada account shared an image of the controller clad in all denim, calling it the “Canadian Tuxedo.” The tweet says it’s one-of-a-kind,…