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E3 2021: all the news and announcements
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E3 2021: all the news and announcements

After taking a year off, E3 2021 is here, bringing days of major gaming news and announcements through a series of remote events. The big reveals kicked off with Summer Game Fest’s Kickoff Live event on June 10th, and E3 proper takes place from June 12th to June 15th, featuring events from Microsoft, Nintendo, Ubisoft,...

Far Cry 6’s new trailer is an intense introduction to a terrifying Giancarlo Esposito
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Far Cry 6’s new trailer is an intense introduction to a terrifying Giancarlo Esposito

After introducing the guerrilla freedom fighter protagonist for Far Cry 6, Ubisoft’s new trailer pivots back to the highlight of any new installment: its villain, Antón Castillo. Played by Giancarlo Esposito, the despotic leader of the fictional island nation of Yara is seen making his terrifying entrance onboard a boat where the protagonist Dani is...

Watch the first trailer for Ubisoft’s gorgeous Avatar game
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Watch the first trailer for Ubisoft’s gorgeous Avatar game

Ubisoft capped off its E3 keynote with a big surprise: a first look at Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora. The next-gen take on James Cameron’s world looks gorgeous, and Ubisoft says it’s being built with its own Snowdrop engine at internal studio Massive. Here’s the story premise: In this new, standalone story, play as a Na’vi...

Ubisoft announces Mario + Rabbids sequel for 2022
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Ubisoft announces Mario + Rabbids sequel for 2022

Ubisoft’s Mario and Rabbids crossover turn-based strategy game is getting a sequel for the Nintendo Switch: Mario + Rabbids: Sparks of Hope. Ubisoft revealed both a new cinematic trailer and a sneak peek at some gameplay on Saturday, as well as a launch date for sometime in 2022. The official announcement at Ubisoft Forward followed...

Ubisoft’s extreme sports MMO Riders Republic is launching in September
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Ubisoft’s extreme sports MMO Riders Republic is launching in September

Ubisoft’s upcoming extreme sports MMO, Riders Republic, will launch on September 2nd, the company announced at its Ubisoft Forward show on Saturday. In a nearly five-minute trailer, Ubisoft showed off some of the sports that you can play, including biking, snowboarding, and even wing suiting. The game will have a variety of modes, including mass...

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The Best Tablets for Reading Books, PDFs, and More

June 12, 2021 4 min read Disclosure: Our goal is to feature products and services that we think you’ll find interesting and useful. If you purchase them, Entrepreneur may get a small share of the revenue from the sale from our commerce partners. While some people prefer to read on true e-reader devices, complete with...

John Cho Lends His Voice To Animated Netflix Film Wish Dragon
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John Cho Lends His Voice To Animated Netflix Film Wish Dragon

Image: Netflix I know we’re all fawning over John Cho as Spike Spiegel in the live action series Cowboy Bebop, his newest role is voicing a curly-haired, hot-pink fire-breathing Dragon named Long in the new animated film Wish Dragon which premieres June 11. The film follows the friendship of Din (Jimmy Wong) and Long, and...

Researchers Sent Freeze-Dried Mouse Sperm to Space to Study Radiation
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Researchers Sent Freeze-Dried Mouse Sperm to Space to Study Radiation

That’s one way to do it. 200-Year-Old Sperm Sure, Elon Musk sending his Tesla up to space is cool — but that’s nothing compared to *checks notes* scientists launching freeze-dried mouse sperm to space. Researchers studying the impact that space radiation can have on mammalian reproduction sent a sample of mouse sperm to the International...

Physicists Find Particles That Switch Between Matter and Antimatter
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Physicists Find Particles That Switch Between Matter and Antimatter

This could change much of what we know about the Universe. Back and Forth Oxford physicists have discovered a subatomic particle that can transition between matter and antimatter, and that could have a huge impact on how we look at the Universe.  Using the Large Hadron Collider at CERN, the researchers discovered that charm mesons...