Nvidia wants retailers to prioritize gamers over cryptocurrency miners

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Nvidia wants retailers to prioritize gamers over cryptocurrency miners

The cryptocurrency mining craze has created a crummy situation for gamers who just want to upgrade their graphics card. Prices have shot through the roof for nearly every high-end and mid-range option out there, and even some entry-level models. That's not what Nvidia wants, and it's sharing that sentiment with its retail partners.

Resident Evil 4 HD Project shows off reworked Assignment: Ada mode

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Resident Evil 4 HD Project shows off reworked Assignment: Ada mode

I'm feeling very Resident Evil-y today, in light of the second game's 20th anniversary Stateside. The Resident Evil HD Remaster—the 2015 reworking of the 2002 remake—is one of my main series favourites, and the prospect of a modern age RE2 excites (read: terrifies) me.

The Resident Evil 4 HD Project is a fan-made venture that we've covered several times in the past and, as the name suggests, aims to retell the fourth Resi today. Project leader Albert has now shared a load of new before and after screens relevant to the game's Assignment: Ada mode, as well as a new trailer which walks through the changes in practice. 

Seven: The Days Long Gone has a demo and a limited-time discount

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Seven: The Days Long Gone has a demo and a limited-time discount

How to define Seven: The Days Long Gone. It's a genre-straddling three-dimensional isometric RPG, that boasts tiered combat and stealth and parkour—all of which takes place within a sprawling sandbox world with elements of Steampunk thrown in because, well, why not?  

Resident Evil 2 director trusts remake team, says 'do as you like'

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Resident Evil 2 director trusts remake team, says 'do as you like'

As if mid-January Mondays weren't difficult enough, I'm about to make you feel old. Resident Evil 2 celebrated its 20th anniversary yesterday, debuting on PlayStation consoles in the US on January 21, 1998. And while Leon and Claire and the trench coat-donning Mr X wouldn't arrive on PC for another year after that, I hardly feel comforted by the fact it's been 19 years since we first fumbled around the RCPD headquarters on Windows 95-powered desktops.   

Ex-Sonic Team head joins Square Enix

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Ex-Sonic Team head joins Square Enix

Yuji Naka, the former head of Sonic Team and one-time lead programmer of the original Sonic the Hedgehog, has joined Square Enix. Since parting ways with his former employer in 2006, Naka has led his own outfit Prope—since releasing a number of mobile games—however joins Square Enix as a developer.