DeanBeat News Category

April 10, 2019

A Game of Thrones Magic Leap hands-on — Winter is coming to AR

Dean Takahashi of GamesBeat tries out the Game of Thrones: The Dead Must Die experience on the Magic Leap One, as well as on the Vive Focus.

April 10, 2019

GamesBeat Summit 2019: Talks on refugees, peace, climate change, and accessibility

GamesBeat Summit 2019 will feature more than 90 speakers, including talks on gaming communities related to refugees, peace, climate change, and accessibility.

April 10, 2019

Nomadic unveils Arizona Sunshine: Rampage for VR arcades

Nomadic has unveiled a sequel to its virtual reality arcade first-person shooter game Arizona Sunshine. The new title is dubbed Arizona Sunshine: Rampage.

April 8, 2019

Razer launches $160 Razer Ripsaw HD video capture card

Streaming is becoming an incredibly popular pastime, and Razer wants to make it easier than ever with the Razer Ripsaw HD video capture card.

April 8, 2019

Fortnite World Cup Finals, with $30 million at stake, will be July 25-28 in Queens

Epic Games announced today that the Fortnite World Cup Finals will take place in Queens, New York, from July 26 to July 28. The prize pool is $30 million.

March 31, 2019

Control hands-on — Remedy’s next game is easy to, uh, control

Remedy launches its Control supernatural third-person action adventure game on the consoles and PC on August 27. Dean Takahashi played it at PAX East.

March 31, 2019

Razer launches first Xbox One wireless keyboard and mouse

Razer is launching the Razer Turret, a wireless keyboard and mouse for the Xbox One video game console.

March 29, 2019

Phil Harrison’s next stop is at the GamesBeat Summit

Phil Harrison, vice president at Google in charge of the Stadia cloud gaming platform, will be a speaker at GamesBeat Summit 2019.

March 28, 2019

Twitch Prime members can get 12 months of Nintendo Switch Online

Nintendo Switch Online is already a pretty affordable service, but now Twitch Prime members can try it at no additional cost.

March 28, 2019

Borderlands 3 trailers reveal more-derlands

Gearbox showed off Borderlands 3 during a panel at PAX East. The game looks a lot like other Borderlands games, which could be a good thing.

March 28, 2019

Microsoft rescued Minecraft from Notch

In 2014, Microsoft spent $2.5 billion to purchase Minecraft and developer Mojang from Notch. It’s now clear that it saved the series from its creator.