Smash Bros. creator speaks his mind on video game reviews

The creator of Smash Bros., Mashiro Sakurai, speaks up about lots of stuff in the gaming world. This time, he’s on reviews. Here’s what Sakurai had to say on the subject, as translated by SourceGaming. There are a lot of game reviews out there, but when I’m looking at games to play, I won’t avoid a game […]

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Did you find Google I/O 2017 to be boring? [Poll]

Over the last couple of years, Google I/O has become less of a spectacle where people are literally skydiving onto the top of the Moscone Center and more of a place for Google to talk directly to developers. Because of this, people have started calling Google dull. Do you think that this year’s Google I/O developer […]

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Zack Snyder steps down from Justice League in wake of family tragedy

With the November 17 release of Justice League on the horizon, Joss Whedon, who directed The Avengers and Avengers: Age of Ultron, has been brought on to help finish the superhero epic. Whedon has apparently written additional scenes, but otherwise his involvement will largely be in post-production. The Hollywood Reporter says director Zack Snyder and […]

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Samsung is offering another killer deal on the Galaxy S8

Samsung is offering another killer deal on the Galaxy S8. Ever since the handset came out, there have been a lot of really tantalizing deals, but this latest one is the simplest yet and offers the most bang for your buck. If you purchase two Galaxy S8s and activate one line through T-Mobile, Samsung will offer an instant rebate […]

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Universal’s Dark Universe adds some big stars to its roster

Universal Pictures on Monday officially unveiled the Dark Universe with a legacy trailer and details about what movies will be made within the universe. The upcoming Tom Cruise flick, The Mummy, will kick things off, followed by Bride of Frankenstein on February 14, 2019. The lead for the movie hasn’t been cast yet, but Beauty and the Beast […]

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Red Dead Redemption 2 has been delayed—and people are pissed

If you’re a Red Dead Redemption fan, I have some bad news. Rockstar on Monday announced the sequel to the 2010 Western won’t launch until spring of 2018, which means we’re in for another twelve months (give or take) of waiting. Fans are already taking the news hard. Some are responding to the news with […]

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Nest is reportedly working on a 4K camera w/ new design, smart zoom features

Nest, an Alphabet-owned company, is known for its high-tech smart home devices — like its thermostat and smoke detector. In particular its descendants-of-Dropcam home WiFi security cameras have been popular for the last couple years, thanks to being extremely user-friendly. Now, Nest is reportedly prepping to release a 4K indoor security camera to add a new option […]

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Spider-Man actor nabbed for Uncharted movie

The Uncharted movie that may or may never happen has reportedly nabbed a big actor. According to Deadline, Tom Holland, who will appear in this summer’s Spider-Man: Homecoming, has been tapped to play a young Nathan Drake. If you’ve played the Uncharted series of video games, then you’re familiar with the younger adventurer, who appeared […]

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Google posts I/O 2017’s highlight video

Google I/O 2017 might have ended last week but if you missed any of it, don’t worry as Google has now posted its yearly highlight video to showcase the best things to happen at this year’s developer conference… more…

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Galaxy S8 variant looks an awful lot like the LG G6

Earlier this month, it was revealed that Samsung’s working on a ruggedized variant of the Galaxy S8 — and now we finally know what the handset looks like. A render submitted to the Wireless Power Consortium on Monday depicts the Galaxy S8 Active as an LG G6 flat version of the Galaxy S8, with a thicker […]

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Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 coming to the Switch with motion controls

Bandai Namco has announced that it will bring Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 to the Nintendo Switch this fall, and it will include the dream of every fanboy on Earth: motion control Kamehamehas! Dragon Ball #Xenoverse2 arrives on #Switch in Fall 2017! Features: Ad-hoc play, motion controls, 2P battle on 1 system w/ 1 joy con each. […]

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9to5Toys Lunch Break: Huawei Watch Stainless Steel from $170, Sony Xperia XZ $330, Logitech K480 Keyboard $23, more

Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. TODAY’S CAN’T MISS DEALS: Huawei Watch Black Stainless Steel Smartwatch $220, open-box deals from $170 Sony Xperia XZ 32GB Unlocked Android Smartphone for $330 shipped (Orig. $550) […]

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Home screen shortcuts now use adaptive icons on Android O

One of the best features tucked away in the Chrome browser for Android application is the ability to create shortcuts to your favorite websites as well as web apps and have them placed onto your home screen. With Android O, these shortcuts take advantage of the OS’s new adaptive icons feature and add a background layer […]

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Moto Z2 Play won’t have as much battery power as you were hoping

Over the weekend, Lenovo not only confirmed the existence of the Moto Z2 Play, but also shed light on one of its main internals. Responding to a query over on Twitter, the firm revealed that the Moto Z2 Play, which is tipped to be the successor to last year’s Moto Z Play, sports a 3,000mAh non-removable battery. We’re […]

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