10/9/2016 - News This Way Comes..
Welcome! Time for a quick rundown of the last couple week’s gaming news.
September 30 - Twitch announced new integration with parent company Amazon. Effectively Amazon Prime members will have access most of the benefits of a Twitch Turbo subscription once they link their Twitch and Amazon accounts. Full details can be found here.
October 4 - Google announced a new standalone VR headset. The new headset, called the Daydream View, is comparable to the Samsung Gear VR in that it utilizes a smartphone to create the graphical display instead of a PC or Console. A video on the new Headset can be found on YouTube.
October 5 - EA released an infographic about their wildly popular The Simpsons: Tapped Out. So now we all know exactly how much time we’ve spent harassing the fine Citizens of Springfield.
October 5 - Nintendo announced new color schemes for the 2DS with the following video.
October 6 - Oculus teased a new completely standalone headset requiring no additional device to operate alongside details about their previously delayed Touch controllers. Full details can be found on the Oculus Blog.
That about does it for this week’s news.
Dammit Luigi!! You had ONE job!!