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Konami reportedly plotting new Metal Gear, Silent Hill, Castlevania games

It’s been a while since Konami released new games in many of its major franchises, but today, a new report tells us it plans to

Fall Review: Best Gear of 2021

With the holidays fast approaching and only three months to go before we ring in 2022, it’s a great time to take stock of Sound

2022 Genesis GV60 electric SUV revealed, Australian launch due by mid-2022 – UPDATE

Genesis’ first dedicated electric SUV has been unveiled, with concept-inspired styling and camera side mirrors. UPDATE, 31 August 2021: Genesis has released new images of

2022 Genesis G80 Sport Video Review Checks Out 0-60 MPH Acceleration

The German brands might have perfected the sporty luxury sedan recipe, but that doesn’t mean Genesis can’t take a crack at blending the comfort of

iBasso AMP12 Review

About iBasso Founded in Shenzhen, China, iBasso has been producing DAP, DACs, and IEMs for more than ten years now. And over time, they’ve become

Top TV/Video Picks in 2021 (So Far)

Supply disruptions and the ever-lingering effects of the COVID-now-Delta pandemic have made it a challenging year for getting new A/V products to market. Despite the

Is the Forza Horizon 5 controller the best looking Xbox pad ever?

Forza Horizon 5 is getting its very own custom Xbox Series X controller to celebrate the launch of Playground Games’ next entry in the open

If You Only Buy One Dive Watch, Buy This One

Tudor’s Black Bay Fifty-Eight is the right size. It’s got an in-house movement. It’s beautiful. It’s perfect. Look, we don’t want to tell you what

Maybe the Metal Gear Solid film will actually be good? Oscar Isaac discusses being Snake

They’re getting better, but we’re still yet to have a truly great video game movie adaptation. Could the upcoming Metal Gear Solid film, starring Oscar

UNIQUE MELODY MEST MKII REVIEW

Around the middle of last year, Unique Melody pulled a ‘rabbit out of the hat’ with the launch of the MEST. Not only did it

New Gear August 2021

NAD, JBL, LG and other top A/V brands have all announced new products in recent weeks. Here’s a look at some of the gear coming

WD’s speedy NVMe SSD is cheaper than ever and comes with Battlefield 2042

Amazon is selling WD’s speedy 1TB SN750 NVMe drive and a game code for Battlefield 2042 for just $150. The Battlefield series has been beloved by

The Best Peloton Alternatives for 2021: Wahoo, NordicTrack and More

As these picks prove, you don’t have to go outside to pedal up a storm. I have a confession to make. Despite being a self-proclaimed

Trinnov Audio Altitude16 Surround Sound Processor Review

I’ve been reviewing A/V gear for over 15 years, and it’s rare that something new comes along that will intimidate me. But all that changed

UMIDIGI A7s Review

The pandemic made everyone become extra careful by equipping ourselves with protective gear. Nowadays, we wear face masks and face shields and bring alcohol or

This Is The Watch You Need If You Own a Motorcycle

The Alta Motoscaphe 120 was designed by a veteran watch journalist with a deep love for bikes. “Car guys,” believe it or not, have plenty

SMSL AO200 REVIEW

SMSL has traditionally been a company that focuses on DACs, and headphone amps. However, they have recently released more high-performance 2 channel audio gear. Just

DUNU EST 112 Review

DUNU was actually started way back in 1994 as an audio and Telecommunication Company, emerged from the ODM/OEM scene, and decided to turn their ship

Fortnite confirms The Rift Tour with Ariana Grande: Here’s when to watch

Just as the leaks foretold, it looks like Ariana Grande will be making her Fortnite debut as part of The Rift Tour. Epic Games has

4 Terrific Vintage Hi-Fi Brands That Didn’t Make It

But whose gear you can still buy. Vintage audio components are in vogue again — there’s no denying it — and there’s good reason for

DIZO Wireless Bluetooth headset review

No sooner than a smartphone brand catches on, the company launches its very own sub-brand or ‘partner’ brand. The Indian tech industry is ripe with

Best Gear of July 2021

We hope you’re enjoying the dog days of summer along with a return to some semblance of pre-pandemic normal even as the COVID-19 Delta variant

Land Rover Defender Trophy Edition Arrives Loaded With Off-Road Gear

The Land Rover Defender Trophy Edition will be a limited run of 220 specially equipped SUVs for the United States. They’ll go on sale in

Hands on: New World Review

First Impressions Amazon’s New World is a very promising MMO, with excellent combat, rewarding progression and a huge number of endgame multiplayer modes to incentivise

2022 Porsche Cayenne Turbo GT Pushes the Theoretical Envelope

In a world where nothing seems real anymore, why not a ‘Ring-running SUV? Setting Nürburgring lap records in utility vehicles used to be the province

Apple on track to reveal AirPods 3 in 2021, sources suggest

Mass production of Apple’s rumored AirPods 3 to start this Augus Apple is expected to start mass production of the next-generation AirPods this August, along

Fluance Ai61 review: Versatile, affordable, high-performing Bluetooth speakers

Fluance’s updated bookshelf speakers feature Bluetooth 5.0 and both analog and digital wired connections. Fluance makes good audio gear affordable. The Ai61 Bluetooth bookshelf speakers

Winners and Losers: Steam Deck decimates Switch OLED, Twitter’s Fleets bite the dust

What a week, eh? Sure, the Euros might not have brought the result that a lot of us here in the UK were hoping for,

Elgato Announces Pro-Grade Facecam and Various Accessories

Elgato expands its line of gear for streamers and content creators with the pro-grade Facecam, along with the new Wave XLR, Stream Deck, Wave Mic

Why the Kit Lens is One of the Most Important Bits of Gear in the Industry

The kit lens gets a lot of hate. With their noses up in the air, photographers see it as the poor person’s lens, only fit