Reviews have knocked Sea of Thieves, the big new multiplayer pirate video game for Windows and Xbox, for its lack of content, for repetitive quest structure, and for generally feeling sort of hollow and unfinished. My colleague Heather Alexandra over at Kotaku wrote that playing it “feels a bit like working in a theater before the set has been completely built.” That’s exactly right. But Sea of Thieves has another big problem that only a crusty old fart like me can appreciate.Sea Of Thieves: The Kotaku Review
Playing Sea of Thieves feels a bit like [...]
App developer Niantic has settled a lawsuit over a botched Pokémon GO festival in Chicago’s Grant Park in July 2017 for nearly $1.6 million, TechCrunch reported on Saturday.
Some among the estimated 20,000 festival-goers got very disappointed when the heavily promoted event was rife with internet connectivity problems and in-game crashes, with one who traveled all the way from California filing a class action lawsuit against Niantic over the $25 ticket fees and incidental expenses like mileage and hotels. (Some ticket scalpers reportedly charged up to $400 on eBay after legitimate slots reportedly sold out in minutes, [...]
The original Game Boy was the first device to push my fascination with gadgets to an obsession. I saved for months to buy one, and to this day it’s still one of my favorite gaming platforms. That explains why, despite every gadget I use having an alarm clock built-in, I now prefer waking up to this adorable Game Boy alarm clock and watch that each play the Super Mario Land theme.GamingPaladoneGamingPaladone Game Boy Digital Alarm Clock & WatchGamingPaladone Game Boy Digital Alarm Clock & WatchGame Boy Digital Alarm Clock & WatchWHAT IS IT?
A basic digital alarm clock [...]