Blizzard Entertainment today announced an HD version of the classic RTS StarCraft. Called StarCraft: Remastered, the game includes all the content from the base game and the Brood War expansionThe graphics have been boosted to "4K ultra high definition," while the audio is upgraded as well. Additional, new features such as matchmaking have been introduced."StarCraft is a pure distillation of Blizzard’s DNA--its story, its balance, and all the little details reflect our long-running commitment to epic entertainment, and it's been a staple in competitive gaming and esports for almost 20 years," ...more
Eight remain. Three are top seeds. Two are Cinderellas. None are just happy to make it.
The eight teams left alive in this year's March Madness haven't pulled any punches.
A trip to the Final Four awaits the teams able to persevere, though doing so will probably feel like the combined effort it took to make it to the Elite Eight in the first place.
Here's a look at the path so far, where to catch the Elite Eight and a bit of a look ahead.
March Madness 2017 Bracket
Elite Eight Schedule
Manchester City's proposed world-record bid for Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma could fall on deaf ears after AC Milan president Silvio Berlusconi said he plans to retain the outstanding prospect.
The Sky Blues are searching for Joe Hart's long-term heir, with rumours of a £130 million offer in the pipeline for the teenager, who is destined to become one of the greatest No. 1's on the planet.
According to Italian newspaper La Verita (h/t Goal), the San Siro supremo said the 18-year-old is not for sale under any circumstances after news of manager Pep G...more
Ian Dallas, creative director at game studio Giant Sparrow, has a knack for describing his games in a way that makes you want to play them. His company’s next title is What Remains of Edith Finch, a video game that is a collection of stories about 13 people on their last day of living.
I saw a preview this week of this haunting tale, which is a melancholy title that is more like a ghost story than horror. I could be tough for Santa Monica, Calif.-based Giant Sparrow and its publisher Annapurna Interactive to get people to try such a game, which is disturbing.
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In terms of economic change therefore the HFT story is over. And as I say, the joy of this particular technological and economic cycle is that it all happened too fast for politics and politicians to intervene in it.