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What if you didn’t need an external monitor for your Xbox console? Meet Project Osiris. Think of it as a hybrid gaming console, speaker, projector, and voice assistant, all in a single device. However, you can still connect it to a display or just point it at a flat surface for an 8K HDR picture.
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Industrial designer was intrigued by Sony’s new DualSense controller for the PlayStation 5 and wondered what a matching console would look like. It didn’t take him long to come up with the Sony PlayStation 5 “Black Edition”, which keeps things simple. Featuring a disk drive two USB ports up top, while the rear boasts aLAN, HDMI, USB, power, SPDIF and AUX ports.
Fortnite held a Marshmello concert in-game in the past, but yesterday, they took things to a whole new level with Travis Scott’s Astronomical. Virtual Scott and Epic Games knows not everyone was around for the live show on Thursday, so they’re offering another in-game show on Saturday, April 25th, at 6pm EST, complete with loot for attending.
Originally a subsidiary of the LEGO Technic series, Bionicle was basically a line of construction toys that eventually became one of the company’s best-selling properties. It became a successful franchise and helped saved the company from its financial crisis of the late 1990s. Fast forward to 2020, Bionicle: Quest for Mata Nui is a free open-world RPG set in the universe of LEGO Bionicle.
Facebook is launching a dedicated mobile app for their Facebook Gaming platform ahead of schedule to battle Twitch and YouTube. It will arrive on the Google Play Store Monday, while the iOS version is going live once Apple approves the app. The company initially planned for a June release, but due to the COVID-19 outbreak, they saw a big rise in gaming during quarantine.