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New maps and characters are coming to Splatoon 2 and ARMS

New maps and characters are coming to Splatoon 2 and ARMS

The Salmon Run stage "Lost Outpost" is set to let players take down Salmonoid bosses in local multiplayer on August 23, 2017, but it won't officially appear online until Nintendo schedules an actual Salmon Run event. The Bubble Blower fires up to three big bubbles, which explode once doused in ink. A new special weapon is also coming on September 1st with the Bubble Blower as it will be part of a set with the Forge Splattershot Pro.


Froome in the red to lead Vuelta a Espana

Froome in the red to lead Vuelta a Espana

Team Sky rider Chris Froome moved into the lead of the Vuelta a Espana , with Vincenzo Nibali claiming victory following Monday's mountain stage from Prades Conflent Canigo to Andorra la Vella. "It's been a long time (without wearing the red jersey)". That helped him remain as fresh as possible and, therefore, helped him have to legs to dispute the stage win.



US Files for $11Mln From Firms Engaged With Sanctioned N Korean Entities

OFAC said those sanctioned violated United Nations Security Council Resolutions and attempted to evade existing USA penalties. The move follows a war of words between Washington and Pyongyang over North Korean missile tests that show it is capable of reaching the USA mainland.


Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition announced for mobile devices

Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition announced for mobile devices

Titled Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition , this new retelling of Final Fantasy XV is a streamlined version of the console game with chibi-style visuals separated into ten chapters. However, those specifications may not be final. From from a technological standpoint, we're trying to meet their standards and obviously when we think about PC gamers we put in a first-person camera mode in the PC version.


Shenmue 3 - First official teaser trailer released

Shenmue 3 - First official teaser trailer released

This is probably because we've been spoiled by games using motion capture in recent years, but these are the standards that Shenmue III will be held to, and it's clear there's an enormous amount of work to be done. This, at least, was said by Yu Suzuki according to the imagination of himself. If the latter is the case, it's a fearless and perhaps foolish move since character animation has come along in leaps and bounds since Shenmue II last saw the light of day.


Microsoft's speech recognition system is now as good as a human

Microsoft's speech recognition system is now as good as a human

Last year Microsoft's researchers recorded 5.9 percent error rate in the system and now with the recent development, it stands at 5.1 percent error rate. According to Microsoft , the company's researchers were able to reduce the error rate by about 12 percent by using a series of improvements to neural net-based acoustic and language models .