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  • aimed at attracting "thousands" of active players. SpatialOS uses distributed computing architecture to parcel out tasks. Buttressing it with Google Cloud should enable third parties to realize worlds of an even larger scale.Improbable announced SpatialOS in 2015. Several studios are already using the platform to develop games: Bossa Studios is making Worlds Adrift, Soulbound Studios has Chronicles of Elyria coming down the pipe,  NBA 2K18 MT   HelloVR is working on MetaWorld, and Spilt Milk Studios is making Lazarus.Improbable's SpatialOS platform entered alpha earlier this week. As of right now, Google's deal with Improbable does not include funding.[Source: Tech Crunch] Visit Chatty to Join The Conversation

    : Christmas is upon us, or whichever holiday you celebrate, and Nintendo is sending out its own version of a greeting card to spread that holiday cheer.The video is The Legend of Zelda-themed, featuring Link himself shredding on a snowboard as NBA 2K18 VC  Nintendo delivers heartfelt messages meant to warm us to the cockles of our hearts this season:"A Link to holiday's past... and those yet to come. Happy holidays and a legendary new year."


      Obviously this video doubles as a promotion for the upcoming The  Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, which is still scheduled for an "early 2017" release for Wii U and the Nintendo Switch. We're not yet sure if the game will be releasing on the Switch at launch, as that has yet to be announced. We'll keep an eye out and let you know when we know.Until then, happy holidays, care of Nintendo!