This week takes us to the desert, Hell, and the Middle Ages.
In the 1990s, games started to move from 2D to 3D and if an alien would have landed on earth back then, it surely would have thought that nobody needs these low-res polygon-models without any filtering. Then it would destroy the earth.
A true classic! :) Despite its CGA 4-color graphics, Sopwith is a game that many of you have probably played at one time or another. In this game you fly your plane around a landscape, and use your guns and bombs to blow up targets on the ground and in the air.
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Twenty years. Wow. Where has all the time gone? We've all had many adventures during those years and Quake spawned many a game franchise and/or game company whether directly or through its influence. For this 20th I'm going to share a document created by Joost Shuur called QUAKETALK 95.
Undoubtedly, Hades was one of the biggest surprises of the Xbox E3 2021 Showcase. Moreover, we are faced with another big surprise now. So, Hades comes to Xbox Series X/S in 4K resolution with 60 FPS. It is offered to Xbox One as 60 FPS, but with 1080P image quality. Yes, 60 FPS is no longer an overly surprising target. Yet, it is amazingly good news that it comes with 4K image quality.
Some new info on the Breath of the Wild sequel at E3 2021.
Square Enix announced its first game at E3 2021. Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy is coming to Xbox One and Xbox Series X/S on October 26.
Xbox Touch Controls shine on the Surface Duo.
Investor report is coming on the heels of some massive public relations disasters, as Activision-Blizzard forced yet another round of layoffs and investor groups alleged that CEO Bobby Kotick could pocket as much as $200M in bonuses.
The water and lava textures are from the now defunct (?) Painterly Pack, my animation skills weren't up to the challenge. The depth sorting algorithm depicted is mergesort but it's mislabled as quicksort (oops!). I was initially using mergesort but ended up using quicksort in the game itself.
Two german publications have now confirmed Ethereum mining limiter can be removed simply by using a special driver. NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Ethereum mining restrictions have been broken The editorial team from PC Watch confirms that a hack developed by miners does indeed work. There have been reports last week that Ethereum mining restrictions...
You can make eggs on toast, take out the bins and contemplate life