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It went dark for almost a full year, but Bandai Namco’s Code Vein has resurfaced. We guess they tried to get the heck out of the way of Sekiro as they looked to ready their own Souls-like. Bandai Namco has now announced a closed network test for Code Vein will be taking place later in May.
Remedy’s not usually one of the first names you associate with top-notch facial animation. These were the culprits behind Max Payne’s perma-strained face, looking for all the world like he’d just prolapsed. Still, Alan Wake and Quantum Break were alright. Still seeking to atone for Max’s unfortunate expression, Remedy has teamed up with Nvidia to work on dramatically improving motion capture and facial animations using deep convolutional neural networks.
One of the first marketing points of the Playstation 4 was its ability to broadcast your play so that your friends, or anyone else, could watch via Twitch. Steam launched its own broadcasting capabilities in beta form on the 3rd December, and has been hugely popular since its launch in 2011.
GD has become a massive social site and as such we have earned the attention of some of the giants in this online sector.
A graphic posted by the Wall Street Journal has revealed that video game broadcasting site Twitch has become the fourth most popular website in the US.