Super Smash Bros.

Nintendo Direct Sheds Light On Upcoming Smash Bros.

Yesterday, Nintendo lifted the curtain on some exciting new elements of the current-gen revision of one of their hottest titles; no doubt hoping to bolster the struggling WiiU. Game Director Masahiro Sakurai walks through the latest Direct which you can see in it’s entirety here. Though no specific launch date is set, Sakurai does inform that …more


Neil Young Launches Ultra-Hi Res Pono Audio Player

A year and a half ago, Neil Young debuted a prototype for an audio player he claimed would revolutionize the digital music industry. Now, the device is finally reaching out to the market. The player is listed with a $399 price tag for when the device goes retail, but the Kickstarter is offering the stock players …more


Windows 8.1 Update Finally Available To Download and Install

This Patch Tuesday significant not only for the last updates for Windows XP and Office 2003, but the fact that it brings the first major update for Windows 8.1. The four security bulletins from Microsoft are relatively minor, so the highlight of the updates rolled our today is most certainly Windows 8.1 Update. All Windows …more


Microsoft Finally Ends Windows XP and Office 2003 Support

Microsoft officially ended support of Windows XP and Office 2003 today, meaning that the software is now basically outdated. The operating system is now 12 years old, so Microsoft is no longer providing security updates that patch holes in the software. The danger now is that hackers who find bugs in XP will be able …more

AMD Radeon R9 295X2 Graphics Card Marketing Campaign

AMD Radeon R9 295X2 Graphics Card Marketing Campaign

The AMD Radeon R9 295X2 video card reviews have been posted and the performance of the card looks to be pretty damn good. AMD’s marketing firm did a rather large marketing campaign for this card with the #2betterthan1 hashtag and sent out fun little items to build up the anticipation for the cards release. They …more

NVIDIA SHIELD Retail Packaging & Accesory Bundle

NVIDIA Shield Now $199 – Android 4.4.2 Update Release Slips

Last month, Legit Reviews informed you that the NVIDIA Shield would be getting a temporary price reduction and that the it would be receiving an update to Android 4.4.2 on April 2nd. It appears that the price cut is very much alive and you can pick an NVIDIA Shield up at Amazon for $199.99 shipped …more


AMD Radeon R9 295X2 Video Card To Debut This Month

AMD has been teasing the launch of what we expect it their upcoming Dual-GPU AMD Radeon R9 295X2 for the past month (1, 2) and we are getting very close to the card being launched. Last month, we were picked up by a couple ‘secret agents’ and we were shown the card and given a …more


DICE Releases BF4 Update For PC – Tons of Fixes, Tweaks & Mantle Improvements

A new “Battlefield 4” update for the PC has been released and the change log shows a large list of bug fixes, tweaks and improvements for AMD’s Mantle API. Some of the bugs that have been squashed include camera jittering, soldiers firing in the wrong direction when turning. DICE has promised that development of future games would be …more

Goat Simulator Official Launch Trailer Released – Steam Pre-Order Coming April 1st

Goat Simulator Official Launch Trailer Released – Steam Pre-Order Coming April 1st

It appears that Goat Simulator will be coming to steam tomorrow for $9.99. Could this all be an April Fools’ Day joke? Sure, but this looks to be real. Goat Simulator uses Unreal Engine 3 and PhysX to produce believable effects, lighting and physics. The official launch trailer that has been released shows some of …more

Lenovo ThinkPad X120e Laptop Announced Under $400 w/ AMD Fusion APU

Lenovo Recalls ThinkPad Batteries Due To Fire Hazards

Lenovo issued a worldwide recall on lithium-ion batteries from a number of ThinkPad models, saying they pose a fire hazard risk. Lenovo urged customers with a recalled battery to refrain from using it immediately. “Until a replacement battery arrives, you should turn off the system, remove the battery, and only power your ThinkPad by plugging …more


Minecraft Creator Cancels Deal with Oculus in Response to its Acquisition by Facebook

The announcement of Oculus’s acquisition by Facebook for $2 billion has left the majority of previously optimistic onlookers feeling pessimistic. The Oculus Rift was posited to revolutionize gaming virtual reality as the first consumer affordable solution literally brought to reality. However, Facebook is not a game company, but instead a social media company driven by …more

Google Glass

Google Glass to Get Ray-Ban & Oakley Versions

Google has announced that its computer headset will become a little bit more stylish thanks to Italian eyewear designer Luxottica who owns Ray-Ban and Oakley.  The goal of this partnership is to combine high-end technology with avant-garde design to help sell new versions of Google’s headware.  Right now, Oakley and Ray-Ban brands will be involved …more

Jen-Hsun Huang Kicks Off GTC 2014

NVIDIA GTC 2014 Opening Keynote Highlights

More than 3,500 people will be attending NVIDIA’s GPU Technology Conference (GTC) this week in San Jose and will be attending the headline keynotes and over 500 sessions on the latest scientific discovery and innovations. Jen-Hsun Huang was the speaker today and he welcomed the attendees and told them how high performance computing is thriving …more


NVIDIA Shield gets Major Updates & $199 Price Tag to Celebrate!

The NVIDIA Shield is much more than your standard run of the mill hand held gaming device! The Shield is truly a blend between PC gaming, mobile gaming, console gaming, and a tablet! The NVIDIA Shield has a console grade game pad built in, a 5 inch HD touch screen, 16Gb of internal memory, micro …more