Kingdom Hearts 3 could feature contents from both Marvel and Star Wars as "nothing was off-limits," according to head game designer Tai Yasue. The two brands have been operating under the proprietorship of House of Mouse for over nine years now.
"Yeah, I can't go into specifics, but there's a LOT of new Disney stuff and we have our plates full," Yasue told Kotaku. "There's a lot to consider -- we're looking at all of Disney, the new ones as well, they have a lot of pull and draw."
"We have to come up with a world that has a lot of originality. We want variety in our new Kingdom Hearts, so we don't want too many of one sort of world, that would look the same," the game director went on to explain. more >>
It's time for a roundup of the best apps of the month, and for those of you who are already bored with your current apps, you might want to give some of the apps on this list a try.
Note that these apps work on Android Jellybean, KitKat, and Lollipop only.
Sleep Better Free This is a great app for those who have a hard time falling asleep and getting up in the morning. This app tracks your sleep cycles, and it even has a smart alarm so it wakes you at the right time. It also points out the good and bad influences on your sleep. more >>
Theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking has warned that the rapid rise of artificial intelligence could bring about the end of humankind.
"The development of full artificial intelligence could spell the end of the human race," the atheist professor told BBC News, while discussing the technology that allows him to verbally communicate.
The physicist added that artificial intelligence programs have proved useful for people so far, but claimed that the next steps in their evolution could prove dangerous. more >>
Developer Rocksteady recently took to Reddit to discuss in the "Ask Me Anything" subreddit about their upcoming title game title "Batman:Arkham Knight" as well as their previous entries in the franchise, Gamespot reported. Here are some of the hightlights.
According to the site, a Reddit user named ANBU_Spectre asked the studio if fans could expect new "combat moves and animations" on the new game.
"Zafer Coban and the rest of the animation team have been doing some amazing work on making combat look and feel awesome. For example, there's a scene toward the end of the Ace Chemicals Infiltration Part 1 Trailer where Batman faces off against two combat experts. Everything in that shot is taken straight from the game - we just shifted the camera to get a slightly more cinematic angle," the developer answered. more >>
Not much has been known about the purported next flagship from HTC, the HTC One M9. But word on the streets suggests that the alleged smartphone will likely be revealed in the next "3 to 4 months," according to reports.
Phone Arena pointed out a report from China detailing the specs for the HTC One M9 plus a "potential variant" of the M9, the M9 Prime.
As seen from the leak, the upcoming iteration have some "pretty big changes" that fans could expect once the next HTC One will be unveiled to the public. more >>
This weekend an image was leaked of what is believed to be the schematics and specifications of Apple's purported 12.2-inch tablet which is currently known as the "iPad Air Plus," according to reports.
The Cupertino-based company will be releasing a 12.2 tablet to be named as iPad Air Plus in "the spring of next year," Japanese publication Mac Fan stated in their January 2015 edition.
Among the many "surprises" and intriguing details that the rumors bring is that the purported device could have four speakers with a much-improved stereo sound capabilities. more >>