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The Daily Moot: PlayStation 5 Reveal

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1. PlayStation 5 Reveal

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The PlayStation 5 specs have finally been revealed! For processing power, the PS5 will feature 8x Zen 2 Core CPUs at 3.5GHz and a 10.28 TFLOP custom GPU with 36 CUs at 2.23GHz. While these numbers may seem a bit lower than the Xbox Series X specs, Sony explained that the PS5's custom RDNA 2 GPU is optimized and "improved in ways beyond teraflop count, such that it will offer power beyond that expected from it.”   The console’s internal storage will be a custom 825GB SSD. Again, Sony has explained that the SSD has been modified to provide extremely quick launch times and to eliminate long patch installs. 825GB seems like far too little storage space for a next-gen console but unlike the Xbox Series X, additional storage can be added using off-the-shelf components. Now that both consoles have been revealed, which one are you looking forward to the most?

  2. Overwatch New Hero   Overwatch just revealed their upcoming new hero, Echo. While we don’t know too much about Echo, we do know that she was designed by the creator of the Omnics in order to “help the world.” Echo has technically been in the game for years, appearing in cinematics as well as on map Route 66. The launch of the new character will bring the roster total to 32, although it’s unclear whether Echo will be an attacker, defender, or support. Check out the reveal and origin story below.

  3. Assassin’s Creed Odyssey Free Weekend   Assassin’s Creed Odyssey is having a free weekend from March 19-22. While you won’t be able to keep the game after March 22, dedicated players should be able to beat the main storyline during the 4-day stretch. The game is available for pre-loading now so that it’s ready to play when the free weekend starts tomorrow. If you end up loving the game but aren’t able to finish it, you can take advantage of a 75% discount which will be available during the free weekend. The free weekend is available to all PC, PS4, and Xbox One players.

  4. Blizzard DDoS Attack   Blizzard’s Battle.net had a rough day yesterday as players were unable to log into their accounts or had to sit through long queues in order to do so. For those that were lucky enough to log in, many were experiencing extremely high latency and were getting disconnected from their games. Blizzard has explained that this was the result of widespread DDoS attacks on the servers, primarily aimed at Call of Duty: Warzone. Blizzard is currently investigating the issue which was affecting players around the globe.

  5. GameStop Cancels Midnight Releases   GameStop has announced that they are cancelling the midnight releases for DOOM Eternal and Animal Crossing: New Horizons. This is, of course, due to the Covid-19 coronavirus. GameStop has also decided to shut down all interactive gaming stations in their stores for the time being. While it may be unfortunate for those who like to collect physical copies of games, if you were hoping to be one of the first players to get their hands on DOOM Eternal or Animal Crossing: New Horizons, your best bet is to buy a digital copy.

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  • Darth jarjar LV.7 Nomad Mar 19, 2020, 05:32 AM

    And how much this gonna cost?

  • ShortBusGus LV.6 Titan Mar 19, 2020, 06:12 AM

    to much

  • VENDETTABO$$5 LV.30 Champion Mar 19, 2020, 05:33 AM

    Nice 👍

  • Shresus Christ LV.3 Lurker Mar 19, 2020, 06:10 AM

    I'm not buying any more consoles and I'm switching to PC. Much better quality and I can just keep upgrading unlike consoles

  • ShortBusGus LV.6 Titan Mar 19, 2020, 06:12 AM

    im still stickin with my ps3.Fuck all that ps plus bullshit

  • ObliviousRex LV.36 RIP Mar 19, 2020, 06:14 AM

    Looking good, PS5. Still on Team Xbox though.

  • MįñdRøT101 LV.5 Insomniac Mar 19, 2020, 08:53 AM

    I don’t get why all you salty Xbox players can’t just mind your own business. This just proves that the ps community is way more positive than all you Xbox 12 year olds. I never even see ps player talk shit about Xbox so how about fuck off and let us play what we want?

  • RussianMongrel LV.2 Wizard Mar 19, 2020, 10:43 AM

    Xbox, playstation, PC it doesn't matter we are all gamers.

  • Karma, LV.19 Switch Mar 19, 2020, 03:42 PM

    PlayStation rank last then Xbox then be then pc all round PlayStationd are shit

  • VRolook LV.25 Apex Editor Mar 19, 2020, 05:15 AM

    gasp

  • HAD3S DC LV.31 Legend Mar 19, 2020, 05:18 AM

    Are you kidding dude, it is only 3.5ghz without boost that is like basic.

  • DaPi LV.32 Happy 2020! Mar 19, 2020, 05:31 AM

    2 core

  • HAD3S DC LV.31 Legend Mar 19, 2020, 05:32 AM

    XD

  • HAD3S DC LV.31 Legend Mar 19, 2020, 05:33 AM

    Actually it is 8 core it does say the name of the CPU is just called Zen 2

  • DaPi LV.32 Happy 2020! Mar 19, 2020, 05:36 AM

    It’s called 8x Zen actually

  • HAD3S DC LV.31 Legend Mar 19, 2020, 05:38 AM

    Yeah 8 times core Zen 2

  • HAD3S DC LV.31 Legend Mar 19, 2020, 05:40 AM

  • DaPi LV.32 Happy 2020! Mar 19, 2020, 05:41 AM

    A $200 Ryzen 7 can do better tho

  • HAD3S DC LV.31 Legend Mar 19, 2020, 05:42 AM

    DaPi  probs ya

  • GioM03 LV.2 Lurker Mar 19, 2020, 05:33 AM

    Time to get a PC

  • User of names LV.1 Mootie Mar 19, 2020, 05:39 AM

    wow. nennenenrndne.

  • TachankaMain. LV.2 Lurker Mar 19, 2020, 05:41 AM

    woaj

  • TachankaMain. LV.2 Lurker Mar 19, 2020, 05:42 AM

    oh shit that looks cool

  • HaraldQuake LV.1 Mootie Mar 19, 2020, 05:44 AM

    PC better

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