EAs Need for Speed series returns with Payback, a new entry that was one of the stars at EAs E3 2017 showcase on Saturday night (10 June). The game was announced in May, but E3 was the stage on which developers Ghost Games gave players a first look at gameplay. Need for Speed Payback is set for release on 10 November for PS4, Xbox One and PC.
A truck driver was seriously injured when his vehicle became engulfed in flames on a motorway in Florida, US. The trucks fuel tank exploded when it hit a temporary guard rail. The driver suffered burns on 40 percent of his body. Debris was thrown 300 feet across the highway. A witness recorded the gigantic explosion because he started filming after the truck drifted off the road twice before.
Gamings biggest annual trade show E3 kicks off in Los Angeles this weekend with major press conferences from the worlds biggest video game companies. IBTimes UK runs down the five big predictions for E3 2017.
Exclusive to Nintendo Switch, Arms is a new kind of fighting game from the same school of thought that brought the world Splatoon two years ago. Armss greatest achievement is offering motion controls that work superbly, and an option for gamepad control that pales by comparison. Arms is out on 16 June.