AMD built a powerful semi-custom Ryzen-Vega SoC for game consoles and PCs

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AMD built a powerful semi-custom Ryzen-Vega SoC for game consoles and PCs

After reasserting itself into the high-end CPU space with its Zen architecture, AMD apparently still has a few surprises up its sleeve. One of those was revealed today. The company announced a new semi-custom SoC (system-on-chip) featuring a quad-core Ryzen CPU with 24 Vega CUs, and 8GB of GDDR5 memory.

There’s going to be a $200 Super Star Destroyer 'miniature' that is bigger than my head

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There’s going to be a $200 Super Star Destroyer 'miniature' that is bigger than my head

Tabletop game Star Wars: Armada has a huge release coming early next year, and not huge like significant to the game, huge as in literally very large. Armada is going to get a Super Star Destroyer 'miniature.' If you don't recall, this is Darth Vader's gigantic flagship from Return of the Jedi. It is over two feet long (More than 24 inches, 70 centimeters, etc), and it should be, because it’s going to retail for $199. It will be the largest single figure that Fantasy Flight Games has ever made. 

Destiny 2 'combat reveal' teaser hints at changes coming in Forsaken

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Destiny 2 'combat reveal' teaser hints at changes coming in Forsaken

Today Bungie teased a "Year Two Combat Reveal Stream" for Destiny 2 that will take place next week. The teaser was a very brief video that includes roughly nine seconds (I counted) of combat. It's not much to look at, but within those nine seconds are some very interesting hints about what we have to look forward to.