iQOO 7 Legend Review: High performance made affordable

The iQOO 7 Legend is the company’s second outing in India after the iQOO 3 (review) that launched in March 2020 as one of the first 5G phones. iQOO, short for I Quest On and On is a sub-brand of Vivo and uses the latter’s services for providing after-sales support. At its asking price that starts at Rs 39,990, the iQOO 7 Legend is one of the most affordable flagship phones available in India right now and is powered by the top-of-the-line Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 processor. The smartphone goes head-to-head with Xiaomi’s Mi 11X Pro in India. With…

Mass Effect Director forms a new games studio | Digit

Mass Effect director Casey Hudson has now founded his own studio to develop games independently. Despite the fact that some big IPs are currently in development like Dragon Age 4 and Mass Effect 5, the former BioWare General Manager, Casey Hudson, left the studio last year and has now gone on to form his own games studio. Humanoid Studios founded by Hudson includes, according to him, talented developers from around the world and the company is also currently advertising for several job openings including a Senior Gameplay Programmer, Senior Creative…

Call Of Duty 2021 Leaked On Battle.Net. | Digit

Call of Duty 2021 has popped up on the database of Activision’s launcher battle.net with a codename – “Slipstream”. Call of Duty 2021 will reportedly be a sequel to the 2017 – Call of Duty World War II. The leaks were spotted by Helba – the developer behind BlizzTrack. BlizzTrack is a website dedicated to calalouging the library and store updates from Battle.net. As showcased by his tweet :    #CallofDuty what is this logo that was slated right along side Call of Duty 2021 assets in https://t.co/DZWiyUuqNz pic.twitter.com/cjxK7eOMC2…

EA ignored vulnerabilities for months despite warnings and breaches | Digit

EA allegedly ignored warnings from security researchers that could have prevented intruders from gaining access to its systems which resulted in a massive data breach. Earlier this month, hackers were able to gain access to EA’s corporate network and steal about 780GB of source code, SDKs and other proprietary tools. Israeli cybersecurity firm Cyberpion has revealed to ZDNet that it had reached out to EA last year and cautioned the company about ten times that several of its domains could be subject to takeovers. According to Cyberpion co-founder Ori Engelberg…

Mass Effect Director forms a new games studio | Digit

Mass Effect director Casey Hudson has now founded his own studio to develop games independently. Despite the fact that some big IPs are currently in development like Dragon Age 4 and Mass Effect 5, the former BioWare General Manager, Casey Hudson, left the studio last year and has now gone on to form his own games studio. Humanoid Studios founded by Hudson includes, according to him, talented developers from around the world and the company is also currently advertising for several job openings including a Senior Gameplay Programmer, Senior Creative…

Call Of Duty 2021 Leaked On Battle.Net. | Digit

Call of Duty 2021 has popped up on the database of Activision’s launcher battle.net with a codename – “Slipstream”. Call of Duty 2021 will reportedly be a sequel to the 2017 – Call of Duty World War II. The leaks were spotted by Helba – the developer behind BlizzTrack. BlizzTrack is a website dedicated to calalouging the library and store updates from Battle.net. As showcased by his tweet :    #CallofDuty what is this logo that was slated right along side Call of Duty 2021 assets in https://t.co/DZWiyUuqNz pic.twitter.com/cjxK7eOMC2…

EA ignored vulnerabilities for months despite warnings and breaches | Digit

EA allegedly ignored warnings from security researchers that could have prevented intruders from gaining access to its systems which resulted in a massive data breach. Earlier this month, hackers were able to gain access to EA’s corporate network and steal about 780GB of source code, SDKs and other proprietary tools. Israeli cybersecurity firm Cyberpion has revealed to ZDNet that it had reached out to EA last year and cautioned the company about ten times that several of its domains could be subject to takeovers. According to Cyberpion co-founder Ori Engelberg…

Battlefield 2042 will include Ray tracing, DLSS and Nvidia Reflex support | Digit

The much anticipated entry Battlefield 2042 is launching on October 22nd 2021, and it has been confirmed that it will support Nvidia’s Ray tracing, DLSS and Nvidia Reflex support. The revelation comes from Electronic Arts and DICE revealing who their official partners of Battlefield 2042 are, which includes PC peripherals, console and gaming storage partners. Previously Battlefield 5 featured ray tracing and DLSS technology from Nvidia when it was launched, so this was expected. However the difference this time is that it is a much improved DLSS 2.0 version over…

Mobile gamers have spent nearly $45bn in 2021 so far | Digit

Global mobile gamers have already spent about $44.7 billion within the first half of 2021. According to Sensor Tower estimates shared with GamesIndustry.biz, there is a 17.9% increase when compared to the first six months of 2020. Apple’s App Store made up for more than half of this at about $26 billion, which is an increase of 13.5% year-on-year, while games spent on Google’s Play Store rose 24.7% to $18.7 billion. The highest grossing games for 2021 so far were Honor of Kings, PUBG Mobile, Genshim Impact, Roblox and Coin…

The Medium developer reportedly creating games with Silent Hill publisher Konami | Digit

Horror developer Bloober, the company that made Layers of Fear and The Medium and Konami, the company behind Silent Hill are now officially working together to produce games from “existing and new IPs”. This reignited speculation that the studio is working on a revival of Silent Hill. After so many years of rumours around a new entry in the Silent Hill series, this is a huge moment of hope for Silent Hill fans – and if some anonymous sources are true, there could be multiple Silent Hill games in the…