Issue #020

NEWS

Game Developers Conference postponed as major game companies pull out

PS5 Controller Wireless Charging Could Be On the Way

That picture of a gamer duct-taped to the ceiling is getting a documentary

Google Stadia doesn’t have many games because it isn’t offering devs enough money

Riot Games’ Project A is called Valorant, and it plays like a Counter-Strike killer

Valorant: Complete list of characters and abilities

Final Fantasy 7 Remake Demo Now Live

Death Stranding coming to PC on June 2nd with a wee Half-Life crossover

This Japanese gamer bed is gaming’s final form

Halo: Combat Evolved is now on PC

Zynga implicated in class-action lawsuit over 2019 data breach

‘Castlevania: Symphony of the Night’ Is Now Available on iOS and Android as a Premium Port with Controller Support

Psychologists reaffirm that blaming video games for violence is ‘not scientifically sound’

Google opens new Stadia game studio led by ex-PlayStation veteran

The Last of Us HBO series is coming and Neil Druckmann is co-writing it with Chernobyl’s creator

REVIEWS

Infliction: Extended Cut

Taur

Conglomerate 451

SAAZ

Granblue Fantasy Versus

Savage Vessels

Yes, Your Grace

Black Mesa

FEATURES

Flipping burgers in the apocalypse is the most stressful thing I’ve done in a game

‘Baldur’s Gate 3’ Looks Amazing Except For One Thing

The Coronation of Meghna Jayanth

Casual game-making through the years: an evolving, instructive joy

The history of Baldur’s Gate

The History of the Future: Delving into the Universe of Outriders

Ten Years Later, Bad Company 2 Is Still the Best of All of Us

The secret weapon of a hardcore mobile gamer is a guild of grandmas

Why ‘The Long Dark’ Developer Is Wrong To Pull The Game From GeForce Now

How Dreams Taught Me to Embrace Failure

The BattleTech Renaissance

How streaming revolutionised indies like Hades and Slay the Spire

The controversy over GeForce Now, explained

VIDEOS

Outriders - Frontiers of Enoch

The Dark Pictures: Man of Medan: Little Hope

Valve releases three Half-Life: Alyx gameplay videos

Doom Eternal Devs Break Down Every Gun

What if birds had guns? The Falconeer has answers

Resident Evil 3 Remake - Spoiler Free Demo Walkthrough Gameplay

Ghost of Tsushima | Story Trailer

DISCUSSIONS

‘The Last of Us’ Series in the Works at HBO From ‘Chernobyl’ Creator Craig Mazin, Neil Druckmann

The best part about the Switch is how it’s normal to be a Nintendo gamer again

FUNNY

What did the five fingers say to the face?

I got this shirt a while ago, I think it’s pretty accurate.

DEV / DESIGN

How I built a game studio from the ground up - lessons on product ownership, development, and creative writing