Droid: It’s not just a robot from a galaxy far, far away. It’s also a pretty great option for anyone who wants a mobile device unshackled by closed operating systems. There are a bunch of really great games available for Android phones and tablets, including lots of the best games that are also on Apple's iPhones and iPads. Here are the 12 best games for Android.
Halo Wars 2 is a real-time strategy game set in the universe of the Halo series, coming out next week for Xbox and Windows simultaneously (which is unusual to say the least). The game is receiving mixed to positive reviews so far, some are praising it for driving great RTS mechanics with a console controller, while hardcore PC RTS gamers might see this as a more shallow take on the genre. Either way, true Halo fans will be hardly disappointed.
Widely anticipated game 'For Honor' just debuted this week. The third-person melee fighting game requires strategy and speed to win battles, online or in-story mode. Take on the role of a deadly Viking, a cold-blooded Samurai or a brutal medieval Knight. According to reviewers, For Honor is one of the most enjoyable and bloody games of 2017, so if you're up for that check it out. For those playing on PC, TechSpot's benchmark test is a must-read with 45 GPUs tested.
Ubisoft's new action fighting game 'For Honor' puts you in control of medieval-styled knights, vikings and samurai, each with four classes that can be played through the single player campaign and five online modes. We'll of course be looking at the PC version to see what sort of hardware it takes to power this new triple-A title.
Nvidia has released today GeForce graphics driver 378.66 providing an optimized gaming experience for Sniper Elite 4, For Honor, and Halo Wars 2, all releases coming out this and next week (look out for TechSpot's Graphics & CPU performance test of For Honor later this week). The new drivers are available for Windows 10, 8, 7, and Vista in 64 and 32 bit flavors.
Touted as the largest World War 2 shooter ever built, Sniper Elite 4 offers a well-rounded and enjoyable campaign with expansive maps, great visuals and open-ended objectives. Multiplayer has been called serviceable, with developer Rebellion offering more modes and maps down the line free of charge. The game comes out tomorrow (Feb 14) for Windows PCs, Xbox One and PS4.