Mortal Kombat 11 Slices Its Way Into Our Hearts, Grinds to a Halt

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. The team behind the Mortal Kombat series is one of the most reliable fighting game developers in the world. They’ve been cranking out well-liked fighters on the regular for nearly 30 years now, and Mortal Kombat 11 might be their best game to-date with the exception of its ugly lootbox implementation. Mitchell Saltzman gave MK11

Steam survey suggests VR adoption has skidded to a halt

Ever since HTC and Oculus launched their respective headsets earlier this year, people have wondered which company had shipped more units and how the VR market was evolving as a whole. The Vive took an early lead over the Rift, thanks to unexplained component shortages that took several months for the Facebook subsidiary to iron out. But both firms have been shipping on time for months. Today, Oculus and HTC both

U.S. to halt Afghanistan withdrawal, will keep 5,500 troops

JONATHAN ERNST/REUTERS President Obama announced plans to slow the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan, while delivering a statement in the Roosevelt Room at the White House on Thursday. President Obama said Thursday the U.S. will keep 5,500 troops in Afghanistan after he leaves office in 2017, abandoning plans to end the war on his watch. “I believe this mission is vital to our national security interests in preventing terrorist