Assassin’s Creed Valhalla: A Real-Life Version Of Orlog Is Coming

Assassin’s Creed Valhalla has an in-universe dice game that many players have been besotted by–so much so, that there are plans underway to make a physical version of it. Dicebreaker has learned that Orlog will be made into a real game in 2021.

In Valhalla, players can encounter Orlog opponents across the map. It’s a dice game where players roll six dice and then choose which ones to re-roll, trying to collect “god favors” from certain die faces to turn the tide of battle.

While Ubisoft did not share any further details with Dicebreaker about their plans, the site is reporting that PureArts is working on the physical version of the game. The company has previously produced numerous Assassin’s Creed collectibles.

Dicebreaker also reveals that Orlog was originally more of a deck builder styled game, but that changed over the course of Valhalla’s development.

Assassin’s Creed Valhalla is now available

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Huawei P50 series is indeed coming, could pack Kirin 9000

Huawei P40 Pro front

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  • Huawei is reportedly planning to launch the P50 in the first half of 2021.
  • It’s claimed that the new phone will be powered by the Kirin 9000 processor.
  • This comes despite Huawei reportedly claiming that the Mate 40 was the last Kirin flagship.

US sanctions may have done plenty of damage to Huawei’s business, but it hasn’t stopped the firm from producing flagship phones just yet. The company revealed the Mate 40 series last month, and it now looks like the Huawei P50 series is still on the way as well.

Korean-based outlet The Elec reports that the Huawei P50 series is scheduled for launch in the first half of 2021, citing people with “direct knowledge” of the situation. The outlet adds that LG and Samsung are preparing to supply OLED panels for the new flagship.

A new P-series flagship in the first half

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Walmart Black Friday 2020 deals: Save on TVs, $169 AirPods Pro and $119 Apple Watch coming soon

This story is part of Holiday Gift Guide 2020, CNET’s gift picks with expert advice, reviews and recommendations for the latest tech gifts for you and your family.

Are you just now starting to look for a Black Friday sale? Look no further — Walmart’s Black Friday deals have been going on all month. Even better, now that Thanksgiving and Black Friday are less than a week away, we’re starting to get to some of the best sales. Walmart’s Black Friday sale will start online at 4 p.m. PT (7 p.m. ET) on Wednesday, Nov. 25. (Meanwhile, Amazon’s Black Friday deals start Friday, and Best Buy’s Black Friday deals start Sunday.)

Walmart has already revealed a strong stable of deals, including all-time low prices on the AirPods Pro and Apple Watch Series 3. And if you’re still in the market for a PS5 or an Xbox Series

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Apple Black Friday 2020 deals: Up to $69 off latest Apple Watch models now, iPad and AirPods price cuts coming soon

This story is part of Holiday Gift Guide 2020, CNET’s gift picks with expert advice, reviews and recommendations for the latest tech gifts for you and your family.

Here’s a dirty secret about the Apple Store: It’s the worst place to buy Apple products if you want the best deal. That applies to Black Friday or any other day. That means you can already score some great Black Friday and Cyber Monday Apple deals, including the new Apple Watch Series 6, the 2020 (Intel) MacBook Air and Apple’s signature AirPods Pro headphones, so long as you check out competing stores — albeit an authorized Apple retailer — such as Amazon, Target and Walmart.

So, if you’re looking for an early Black Friday deal on an Apple device or accessory, keep reading. We’ll keep track of current prices and how they square up with discounts we’ve seen in the past.

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Black Friday 2020 Apple deals: $49 off latest Apple Watch models now, iPad and AirPods price cuts coming soon

This story is part of Holiday Gift Guide 2020, CNET’s gift picks with expert advice, reviews and recommendations for the latest tech gifts for you and your family.

Here’s a dirty secret about the Apple Store: It’s the worst place to buy Apple products if you want the best deal. Whether it’s Black Friday or any other day. That means you can score some great deals on Apple products, including the new Apple Watch Series 6, the 2020 (Intel) MacBook Air and Apple’s signature AirPods Pro headphones, so long as you check out competing stores (albeit authorized Apple retailers) like Amazon, Target and Walmart. Below, we’ll keep track of current prices and how they square up with discounts we’ve seen in the past. 

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The latest Apple Watch with even more features is now on sale. In addition to an always-on display

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A Spectacularly Rare ‘Christmas Star’ Is Coming In December As Two Worlds Align After Sunset

If you managed to see the crescent Moon pass Jupiter and Saturn this week, you’ll have noticed something else about the Solar System’s two largest planets.

They’re now really, really close to each other, and on December 21, 2020—the date of the December solstice—they’re going to almost appear to collide to become one super-bright point of light.

Jupiter and Saturn will look like a “double planet” for first time since Middle Ages. 

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In reality, of course, they won’t be close at all. Think about the distance from the Earth to the Sun. That’s what astronomers call an astronomical unit (au), and it’s how they measure distances

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Google Stadia is coming to iOS officially as a web app

Google on Thursday announced iOS support for its Stadia cloud gaming service, following in the footsteps of Microsoft in turning to the mobile web to circumvent Apple’s App Store restrictions. Google says it has been building a progressive web app version of Stadia that will run in the mobile version of Apple’s Safari browser, similar to how Microsoft intends to deliver its competing xCloud service on iOS sometime next year.

But Google intends to beat Microsoft to the punch with public testing of its version in the coming weeks. Nvidia also announced today that it a beta web app version of its GeForce Now cloud gaming service on iOS is available today.

Apple in late August clarified its rules around cloud gaming, telling providers like Google and Microsoft that their apps were not allowed on the App Store due to restrictions Apple imposes on software that streams games to the

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HBO Max Is Coming to Amazon Fire TV and Fire Tablets

The popular streaming platform HBO Max will be available on Amazon  (AMZN) – Get Report Fire TV streaming devices, Fire TV Edition smart TVs, and Fire Tablets starting Tuesday, parent WarnerMedia said in a statement.

HBO Max is the direct-to-consumer streaming offering of the WarnerMedia division of AT&T.  (T) – Get Report  With 10,000 hours of premium content, the HBO Max platform features the brands HBO, Warner Bros., DC, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, Turner Classic Movies and others.

HBO subscribers will be able to log into the HBO Max app at no additional cost through Amazon Prime Video Channels by using their Amazon login credentials.

Fire TV and Fire tablets users will be able to login to HBO Max app by using their current HBO credentials, while new users can subscribe to HBO Max directly through the app.

HBO Max will be compatible with the entire

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Xiaomi users report random boot loops, fix coming next week

Poco X2 in hand and camera sensors
  • Some Xiaomi users in India are experiencing random boot loops.
  • The issue is reportedly caused by Xiaomi’s Find My Device service and Airtel’s Thanks app.
  • A permanent fix is expected to be made available next week.

Some Xiaomi phones in India are boot looping after installing a recent MIUI 12 update. Now, it seems that the culprit has been identified and thankfully it’s not hardware-related.

A software conflict between Xiaomi’s Find My Device service and Airtel’s Thanks SIM management app (h/t: XDA) is seemingly to blame. The nature of the issue is unclear, but affected users have reported error messages on their devices followed by continuous boots. According to users on Reddit, a number of Xiaomi phones are currently affected including the Redmi Note 7, Note 9 Pro Max, and Poco M2 Pro.

Airtel’s CIO Harmeen Mehta has confirmed that the issue seemingly lies with the Thanks app, and

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