He’s back and he sounds more bad-ass than ever. Who you ask? William “B.J.” Blazkowicz of course. The grand-daddy of all modern first person shooters is back for another go round with the Nazis. This time, though, the game is set in the 1960′s, in a fictional alternate history where the Nazis won WWII. The year is 1960 and the Nazi’s have won World War II. War hero B.J. Blazkowicz must launch an impossible counter-offensive against the monstrous Nazi regime that has conquered the globe. Wolfenstein: The New Order is scheduled for a Q4 2013 release on Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PC, and next generation consoles. According to sources at IGN, it has been confirmed by Bethesda that Wolfenstein: The . . .
After months of speculation and intrigue, Xi3 is opening pre-sale on what was initially thought to be the official Steam Box. We have since learned that it isn’t, though the Piston is a Valve approved third party solution. The Piston is Xi3′s updated variant of their Modular PC line. The system is built upon an AMD 3.2Ghz Quad Core (R464), which is a 3.2GHz quad-core with built-in graphics processor rated as a Radeon HD 7660G, and paired with 8GB of DDR3 Ram. While not going to win any performance awards, the setup should be able to run most games with modest settings applied. That could make this a nice gaming solution for the living room, having a small foot print . . .
Over at Bit-Tech.com, we found an amazing worklog for a Raspberry Pi water cooled system. The modder is Phame, and they have designed almost everything from scratch, including the tiny little water block. Of course, this is a mod for the love of modding, we all know that the Raspberry Pi doesn’t need water cooling – and even with it, will only see so much of a gain (if even anything) from over-clocking. It is a mod for the simple reason that it hasn’t been done before (well at least that we have seen). The finished product is really a work of art too, even with the frivolity of the system, we would love to have this sitting on our . . .
File this one in our ‘nerdy’ bin, exclusive new footage for the upcoming Wolverine movie slated to release this summer. We are so pretty pumped for this movie to come out. You get to see the Silver Samurai first hand as well as a few other treats and characters peppered through the footage. Let us know what you think, this is definitely going to be an awesome summer for movies!! From: The Wolverine