The original Mazda RX-Vision made its debut at the 2015 Tokyo Motor Show, and made quite a splash. This front-wheel drive concept uses SkyActiv-R technology, which guarantees reliability and low fuel consumption by reducing the weight of the parts. Now, the automaker has teamed up with Polyphony Digital Inc. to create a GT3 Concept based on t he RX-Vision, which can be played in Gran Turismo Sport. Read more for a video, additional pictures and information.
Developer Triband has just launched What the Golf? on the Nintendo Switch today, and unlike the other versions, this one comes with the brand new two-player local Party mode to duke it out with others. This new mode allows friends to compete in various golf courses in an attempt to make it to the flag, but both play at the same time. Read more for a video review and additional information.
Finally, after months of anticipation, Amazon Game Studios has officially released Crucible, a free-to-play competitive team-based shooter. At launch, you’ll be able to select from 10 hunters, Summer, a dual-flame-thrower-wielding former welder, and Bugg, a robot botanist. Each hunter boasts their own unique weapons as well as abilities, and as opponents are defeated, they level up, gaining strength, while also enhancing their abilities. Read more for an early review, along with a link to download the game.
The LEGO Group and Nintendo today introduced four new Power-Up Packs that lets fans customize their levels in new ways. To be more specific, his wardrobe has been expanded to feature the Fire Mario, Propeller Mario, Cat Mario, and Builder Mario suits. With Fire Mario, the famous plumber gains the Fire Attack power, making it easier to attack enemies and collect extra coins. Read more for a video, additional pictures and information.
The SEGA Genesis Mini console is touted as the best miniature console released thus far, and it’s being offered for just $49.99 shipped (June 4th ship date – order now to lock in price), today only, originally $79.99. It ships with 40 of the console’s most popular games, two wired controllers, a power cable, USB adapter, and an HDMI cable Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.
Acer first unveiled their slightly more affordable version of its Predator Thronos gaming chair at IFA 2019, and compared to its predecessor, the $14,000 price tag is quite reasonable to say the least. The chair itself can be adjusted to 130° inside its cabin and can support three monitors, complete with a desk with a keyboard / mouse tray. Read more for two videos, including a hands-on look.
The 1TB WD Black SN750 NVMe PCIe Internal Gaming SSD offers blistering fast performance, and it’s being offered for just $134.99 shipped, today only, originally $249.99. This NVMe SSD boasts a vertically integrated SSD platform designed to maximize performance for gaming and hardware enthusiasts looking to build or upgrade their gaming PC or a custom PC. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.
If you just can’t wait for GTA VI to be released, there’s the NaturalVision Evolved (NVE) visual overhaul mod for GTA V. It’s still being developed as we speak, but is in the early access stage. The most recent version has improved environmental weather effects, the lighting system, ambient colors, tone mapping, world textures, building models and lots more. Read more for two videos and additional information.
The TurboGrafx-16 Mini is finally hitting stores next Friday after its initial March launch was scrapped. This miniature game console emulates the original’s 16-bit hardware and contains 57 built-in games, but some are already planning to tweak it to add their own. It’s roughly half the size of the original TurboGrafx-16 and supports two controllers out of box. Pre-order page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.
Developers Sucker Punch Productions have provided an in-depth look at Ghost of Tsushima in Sony’s most recent State of Play showcase. Set for release on July 17th, this is an action-adventure stealth game played from a third-person perspective. Featuring a large open world without any way-points, allowing players to explore without guidance. Read more for the 18-minute video and additional information.