To be crowdfunded on Kickstarter again
One of most interesting news items to come out of PAX South is that The Bard's Tale is in Development to be pitched for crowdfunding on Kickstarter at some point in the near future.
That is the info making the rounds right now
Whispers over the weekend have revealed that it would seem very likely that the Battlefield Hardline Beta will start on February 3rd according to an Email that was leaked.
Free-to-play version coming in second quarter
Way back into 2010 a developer called Realtime Worlds released a game called APB: All Points Bulletin. The game didn't do very well and the studio fell into administration and the game rights were sold to Reloaded who modified the game to make it a free-to-play experience on the PC.
More coming than just Fable Legends to Windows 10
While Microsoft didn't get too specific they did go out of there way on the Xbox Wire recap to say that not only Fable Legends was going to be coming to the PC.
Latest GPUs only needed to unlock the full potential
Microsoft said during the Windows 10 demo that most current graphics cards or those defined as DirectX 11/11.1 cards will take advantage of a great number of the DirectX 12 features, but if you want to unlock he full potential of DirectX 12, you will need a graphics card that is a true DirectX 12 card with a DirectX 12 capable GPU.
Looking into how it might be used and work
Now that everyone has seen the HoloLens, the obvious question is can it be connected to the PC or better yet, the Xbox One? Well, Microsoft is already a step ahead of your thinking because they are exploring ways that the HoloLens might be used with both the PC and the Xbox One. The thing is that they don't have anything definite yet.
Will support cross-platform play
During the Microsoft Windows 10 event, it was announced that Fable Legends will be released for the PC in addition to the Xbox One. In another surprise that no one saw coming, it was announced that the PC version will support cross-platform play with the Xbox One version.
Only for Xbox One exclusive releases
Microsoft showed off its new Xbox One streaming to Windows 10 at the Windows 10 event. With the new Xbox application for Windows 10 it will allow for the streaming and playing from the Xbox One on both Windows 10 PCs and tablets.
Only for first year, not sure about Enterprise
So Windows 10 looks pretty good. Want to hear something that will make it even better? The upgrade to Windows 10 will be free for the first year if you are on Windows 7, Windows 8.1, or Windows Phone 8.1.
Stars in your account will expire on September 30th
After much talk and several hints we have received from some sources, Nintendo confirmed that their loyalty program known as Club Nintendo will be going the way of the dodo bird. Nintendo has confirmed however that a new loyalty program is in the works, and will launch at some point later this year.