GTX 1660 Ti Review Thread. Under $300 GPU King.

$279
~GTX 1070/Vega 56 performance.
Excellent performance per dollar.
Cool and Quiet.
A-Sync(G-Sync, Free-Sync compatible)
Energy Efficient(100 watts less than Vega 56 for similar performance).
Can overclock to GTX 1070 Ti level performance.

In o…

$279
~GTX 1070/Vega 56 performance.
Excellent performance per dollar.
Cool and Quiet.
A-Sync(G-Sync, Free-Sync compatible)
Energy Efficient(100 watts less than Vega 56 for similar performance).
Can overclock to GTX 1070 Ti level performance.







In one fell swoop Nvidia makes RX 590 look like a disaster, makes RX 580 seem questionable and deals a death blow to Vega 56.
Been a long time that we've seen...

GTX 1660 Ti Review Thread. Under $300 GPU King.

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Sony Files Another Patent For Backward Compatibility

I’m 99% certain (that’s impossible!) BC is going to be coming to the PS5:

https://www.j-platpat.inpit.go.jp/web/PU/JPA_H31505046/23C0ECC1DA1FEA581AE143E9D6817708

In order to deal with a problem caused…

I'm 99% certain (that's impossible!) BC is going to be coming to the PS5:



https://www.j-platpat.inpit.go.jp/web/PU/JPA_H31505046/23C0ECC1DA1FEA581AE143E9D6817708

In order to deal with a problem caused by a bus operation difference when executing a legacy application with a new device, a new device emulates the bus operation of the legacy device and executes the legacy application You can adjust the bus performance when you do...
Sony Files Another Patent For Backward Compatibility

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I want a Lost Odyssey PC port

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From Wikipedia said:

Lost Odyssey (ロストオデッセイ Rosuto Odessei…

From Wikipedia said:
Lost Odyssey (ロストオデッセイ Rosuto Odessei?) is a 2007 role-playing video game developed by Mistwalker and feelplus and published by Microsoft Game Studios for the Xbox 360. The player takes control of Kaim, a man who has lived for a thousand years and who has no memory of his past. The game is set in a world nearing a "magical industrial revolution." Kaim...
I want a Lost Odyssey PC port

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Do you think Nintendo is capable of creating multiplayer loot-shooter game?

I’ve been thinking for a while with a lot of fiascos regarding these type of games especially when launching with bug-ridden/technical/content problems, do you think Nintendo has what it takes to make a playable game without an issue when launching it …

I've been thinking for a while with a lot of fiascos regarding these type of games especially when launching with bug-ridden/technical/content problems, do you think Nintendo has what it takes to make a playable game without an issue when launching it on the markets?

Nintendo already had a solid foundation in XenoX with a seamless open-world that can be traversed without any loading screen(Except story cutscenes, Fast Travel, and Online mode)...

Do you think Nintendo is capable of creating multiplayer loot-shooter game?

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No sign or talk of Unreal Engine 5 for next gen?

We had UE3 for the 360/PS3 gen, UE4 and Frostbite for this gen, but its looking like there wont be any UE5 for next gen.
I’m guessing the success of Fortnite, and the huge push of the Epic Store, has sent Epic in a different direction.
I wonder what en…

We had UE3 for the 360/PS3 gen, UE4 and Frostbite for this gen, but its looking like there wont be any UE5 for next gen.
I'm guessing the success of Fortnite, and the huge push of the Epic Store, has sent Epic in a different direction.
I wonder what engine will end up the standard next gen then.
Oh and Fuck Fortnite and the Epic Store.:messenger_neutral:

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*Rumor* Rocksteady Studios Next Project Will Be Announced In Q1 2019 or in the E3 2019.

The source of this rumor is a freelancer journalist with ties inside the games industry. According to him, depending on if certain development milestones are meet, Warner Bros. Interactive might finally reveal the next project by Rocksteady Studios eit…

The source of this rumor is a freelancer journalist with ties inside the games industry. According to him, depending on if certain development milestones are meet, Warner Bros. Interactive might finally reveal the next project by Rocksteady Studios either in Q1 2019 or at E3 2019.

https://gearnuke.com/rocksteady-studios-next-project-q1-2019-rumor/

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Elder Scrolls 6 Is A Long Time Off, Might Not Launch Until Next Generation Of Consoles.

https://www.gamespot.com/articles/elder-scrolls-6-is-a-long-time-off-might-not-launc/1100-6462813/

Speaking to GameSpot at PAX Australia today, Bethesda marketing boss Pete Hines and ZeniMax Online Studios game director Matt Firor said it’ll be a long…

https://www.gamespot.com/articles/elder-scrolls-6-is-a-long-time-off-might-not-launc/1100-6462813/

Speaking to GameSpot at PAX Australia today, Bethesda marketing boss Pete Hines and ZeniMax Online Studios game director Matt Firor said it'll be a long time before The Elder Scrolls VI comes out--so long that the game might not hit until new console hardware is release.

"The easiest thing is look at how it was announced; it was Starfield and then [Elder Scrolls 6]," Firor said...

Elder Scrolls 6 Is A Long Time Off, Might Not Launch Until Next Generation Of Consoles.

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Elder Scrolls 6 Is A Long Time Off, Might Not Launch Until Next Generation Of Consoles.

https://www.gamespot.com/articles/elder-scrolls-6-is-a-long-time-off-might-not-launc/1100-6462813/

Speaking to GameSpot at PAX Australia today, Bethesda marketing boss Pete Hines and ZeniMax Online Studios game director Matt Firor said it’ll be a long…

https://www.gamespot.com/articles/elder-scrolls-6-is-a-long-time-off-might-not-launc/1100-6462813/

Speaking to GameSpot at PAX Australia today, Bethesda marketing boss Pete Hines and ZeniMax Online Studios game director Matt Firor said it'll be a long time before The Elder Scrolls VI comes out--so long that the game might not hit until new console hardware is release.

"The easiest thing is look at how it was announced; it was Starfield and then [Elder Scrolls 6]," Firor said...

Elder Scrolls 6 Is A Long Time Off, Might Not Launch Until Next Generation Of Consoles.

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Age Of Empire IV |OT| A Relic Lost In Time

Platform: PC
Developer: Relic Entertainment
Publisher: Microsoft Studios
Release Date: 2019 if we are lucky
Genre: Strategy
Hype level: Over 9000,but it’s Relic

Announce Trailer:

Social…

Age Of Empire IV |OT| A Relic Lost In…



Platform: PC
Developer: Relic Entertainment
Publisher: Microsoft Studios
Release Date: 2019 if we are lucky
Genre: Strategy
Hype level: Over 9000,but it's Relic


Announce Trailer:



Social...

Age Of Empire IV |OT| A Relic Lost In Time

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So, what is the problem with Retro being on Donkey Kong?

Before I say anything else, I do realize that critically the games are well received and have sold well. But I do know there’s a rather vocal group who seemed to be very much against the idea. There was, of course, the infamous, "Retro working on …

Before I say anything else, I do realize that critically the games are well received and have sold well. But I do know there's a rather vocal group who seemed to be very much against the idea. There was, of course, the infamous, "Retro working on fucking Donkey Kong" thread, but I happened to see it brought up here and there as a mistake that Nintendo made (what made me make this thread was a recent one where Retro on DK was referenced as a mistake in the same list when the likes of the...

So, what is the problem with Retro being on Donkey Kong?

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Gunman Clive studio Horberg Productions announces Mechstermination Force for Switch

https://gematsu.com/2019/02/gunman-…s-announces-mechstermination-force-for-switch

I think the guy was a gaffer back when he worked on the 2 Gunman Clive games. This looks nice!

http://mechsterminationforce.com/

https://gematsu.com/2019/02/gunman-...s-announces-mechstermination-force-for-switch

I think the guy was a gaffer back when he worked on the 2 Gunman Clive games. This looks nice!

http://mechsterminationforce.com/

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Guild Wars 2 Developer ArenaNet Plans For Mass Layoffs – Kotaku

ArenaNet, the studio behind the popular online games Guild Wars and Guild Wars 2, informed employees today that it is planning big layoffs, according to a person who is there. Although ArenaNet did not give out exact numbers, and they may no…

ArenaNet, the studio behind the popular online games Guild Wars and Guild Wars 2, informed employees today that it is planning big layoffs, according to a person who is there. Although ArenaNet did not give out exact numbers, and they may not yet be finalized, rumors floating around the studio signal that a significant number of people will be let go.

Songyee Yoon, the CEO of Korean publisher NCSoft West, which owns ArenaNet, e-mailed employees this afternoon with the...
Guild Wars 2 Developer ArenaNet Plans For Mass Layoffs - Kotaku

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Rumour: Microsoft preparing Xbox App and GamePass for Nintendo Switch

Not sure how reliable this is but it actually seems kind of in line with what Microsoft has been saying regarding the expansion of its GamePass service. MS also seems to want to bring xCloud to Switch which it showed some time ago running Forza on mob…


Not sure how reliable this is but it actually seems kind of in line with what Microsoft has been saying regarding the expansion of its GamePass service. MS also seems to want to bring xCloud to Switch which it showed some time ago running Forza on mobile phones.

Now clearly, take this with a gigantic heap of salt for the time being, but it doesn't seem too crazy to be honest.

If true, is Microsoft not handing away a bit too much to competing platforms...

Rumour: Microsoft preparing Xbox App and GamePass for Nintendo Switch

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PUBG crossover event with Terra

In the crossover event absolutely no one asked for The F2P MMORPG Tera is crossing over with BR PUBG starting on March 5th. It seems like it’s just bringing in the PUBG cosmetics to the Tera world but for those still playing Tera the event sounds like …

In the crossover event absolutely no one asked for The F2P MMORPG Tera is crossing over with BR PUBG starting on March 5th. It seems like it's just bringing in the PUBG cosmetics to the Tera world but for those still playing Tera the event sounds like it's going to add some cool random events and a new hangout spot.

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Atlus USA wants to know if you want Persona or Catherine on Switch, Xbox One, PC and much more

Today Atlus opened a new survey to receive feedback from its fans, and it included quite a few interesting questions and possible answers for fans of several of the publisher’s series.

First of all, fans are given the chance to mention whic…

Today Atlus opened a new survey to receive feedback from its fans, and it included quite a few interesting questions and possible answers for fans of several of the publisher’s series.

First of all, fans are given the chance to mention which among Atlus USA’s properties they’d like to see new content for.
Interestingly, a lot of the questions about specific franchises revolve around ports and new content.
Fans of Catherine are asked if they want...
Atlus USA wants to know if you want Persona or Catherine on Switch, Xbox One, PC and much more

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Hai domo! Yoko Taro is set to become A Virtual YouTuber in March

During the latest NieR: Automata livestream that celebrated the game’s second anniversary, Square Enix producer Yosuke Saito surprised the crowd by revealing that Yoko Taro is set to become a VTuber in March.
No, it’s not a joke. Yoko Taro h…

During the latest NieR: Automata livestream that celebrated the game’s second anniversary, Square Enix producer Yosuke Saito surprised the crowd by revealing that Yoko Taro is set to become a VTuber in March.
No, it’s not a joke. Yoko Taro had apparently already been considering something similar using a puppet character, but Saito suggested that they may as well use Emil’s model and try it out once as an experiment.

Yoko Taro is set to appear on Square Enix’s...
Hai domo! Yoko Taro is set to become A Virtual YouTuber in March

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Street Fighter V Mega Man, Roll, Robot, and other costumes are on the way

A whole bunch of new looks are coming to Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition. Some of these new costumes are paid, like the Mega Man and Roll outfits. Others will appear in Extra Battle or Fighting Chance. But all of them will be arriving in Fe…

A whole bunch of new looks are coming to Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition. Some of these new costumes are paid, like the Mega Man and Roll outfits. Others will appear in Extra Battle or Fighting Chance. But all of them will be arriving in February and March 2019.

The Mega Man series costumes will be $3.99 each. Ryu can dress up like classic Mega Man. Sakura, on the other hand, gets a Roll Caskett outfit, adding a little Mega Man Legends to Street Fighter V...
Street Fighter V Mega Man, Roll, Robot, and other costumes are on the way

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