Delayed due to the little thing that happened over the break, called Spectre and Meltdown. And no we're not talking about a buddy-cop comedy set in the Mass Effect Universe. But, a world-wide CPU hardware security flaw that resulted in just about every PC suffering from some form of performance anxiety. And so we bring you, our full benchmarks of the AusGamers 3000 from 1080p through to UltraWide 1440p. And 4K.
With the first match setting the scene perfectly as the reigning champions the Dire Wolves face The Chiefs. This season will also see a few changes to the setup, in addition to the arrival of three new teams - Bombers, Order, and Tectonic. The 2018 season, presented by Hungry Jack’s begins Saturday.
Still on track for a late-2018 release, the upcoming Shenmue III from Yu Suzuki and his team at Ys Net is still very much a mystery product. In that we have no idea how it will look in motion, with actual gameplay. Ahead of an appearance at the Magic event in Monaco next month by series creator Yu Suzuki today we've got a fresh batch of impressive Shenmue III screens.
In that it will support a number of cutting edge Nvidia graphical features, from realistic grass through to hair, ambient occlusion, and more. Plus, implementation of the impressive Nvidia Ansel in-game photography tool. Of course you also get the excellent Final Fantasy XV, with all DLC and Season Pass content included.
As a game engine embraced by a wide range of indie developers, one doesn't usually associate Unity with high-end visuals of the AAA bordering on CGI-movie variety. Book of the Dead, a first-person interactive story and upcoming 2018 interactive Unity demo, has been teased today in an extended trailer. And it looks incredible.
According to a new report over at Eurogamer, "work is underway on a brand new, big-budget Fable game". Great news for sure, but the kicker is that apparently Forza Horizon developers Playground Games are at the helm of this Fable reboot.
Earlier this morning Nintendo unveiled something quite different, aimed at kids or those still young at heart. Nintendo Labo, which merges hobby kits, the Nintendo Switch and innovative software designed to spark and fuel creativity. It's a great concept, where creating and decorating a cardboard piano can turn into the real thing via the Switch console and a JoyCon.