Keychron K14 review: The rare Mac-ready wireless mechanical keyboard

enlarge / Keychron K14 without a backlight (top) and an RGB backlight (bottom). Sharon Harding A common complaint about mechanical keyboards is that they are too expensive. The options are further limited for budget-conscious buyers who want a wireless device, especially if they’re looking for a Mac-specific board. But the market has come a long … Read more

Battlefield 2042 Is Finally Getting An Improved Scoreboard

Image: DICE Battlefield 2042 is a game that desperately needs some updates. The good news is that DICE announced some this morning that will be out in the coming months. The bad news is, they won’t actually set the world on fire. The first is out tomorrow, and simply brings some fixes to the game … Read more

Sony expects Microsoft to ‘continue to ensure’ Activision games stay multiplatform

Sony has responded to Microsoft’s blockbuster proposal to buy Activision Blizzard with a note about what that could mean for future games like Duty on PlayStation consoles. “We expect Microsoft to adhere to contractual agreements and continue to ensure that Activision games are multiplatform,” said a spokesperson. The Wall Street Journal. The wording of that … Read more

Activision says it’s not planning to remove existing PlayStation games following Xbox acquisition

Activision Blizzard says it has no plans to remove existing games from other platforms once acquired by Xbox owner Microsoft. It was announced this week that Microsoft plans to buy Activision Blizzard in a $68.7 billion deal — the games industry’s largest ever. By giving Microsoft exclusive ownership of franchises including Call of Duty, Warcraft, … Read more

Sony expects Activision Blizzard games to stay on PlayStation platforms

Sony expects Microsoft to keep games developed by Activision Blizzard multiplatform. A Sony spokesperson told the Wall Street Journal on January 20 that. “We expect Microsoft to abide by contractual agreements and continue to ensure that Activision games are multiplatform,” the spokesperson told the outlet. This is clearly a huge question that immediately preoccupied players … Read more

Halo Infinite Big Team Battle Hotfix Fails To Resolve Problems

Screenshot: 343 Industries Halo endless‘s troubled battle mode for big teams will remain unsettled for the foreseeable future. Developer 343 Industries rolled out a hotfix today, but it didn’t quite work as intended, Halo community director Brian Jarrard confirmed this on Twitter. “​Well damn… today’s BTB hotfix doesn’t seem to be the result we expected,” … Read more

Activision-Blizzard CEO to get $390 million payout

Activision-Blizzard CEO Bobby Kotick will take home a check for $390 million from Microsoft’s acquisition of his gaming company — just two months after employees fired him over the company’s alleged culture of sexual misconduct. Kotick, 58, who is expected to leave Activision-Blizzard after the deal closes sometime next year, agreed Tuesday to sell his … Read more

Halo Infinite gets a hotfix to address Big Team Battle problems, but it hasn’t helped

Microsoft’s latest Halo game has finally arrived, and as we’ve seen, the Infinite campaign mode delivers. But for players already missing features like campaign co-op and Forge customizations, ongoing issues with the Halo Infinite Big Team Battle matchmaking have been another source of disappointment. A little over a week ago, the developers at 343 said … Read more