Issue #025

NEWS

Animal Crossing Grandma reacts to character named after her in New Horizons

Amazon reportedly wants to release Project Tempo, its game streaming platform, this year

Amazon delays its MMO, New World, due to coronavirus lockdown

Darkest Dungeon developers were serious on April Fools’ Day, multiplayer DLC is coming

This impressive FPS made by a solo dev wants to be Devil May Cry in first-person

Valve says games are still making more money while Steam is flooded with new releases

What We’ve Learned About The New PS5 Controller

Challenge yourself to a tiny Lego build every day in this browser game

Valorant hit 1.7 million concurrent viewers on Twitch

Play Stadia Pro free for two months starting today

Looks like Stardew Valley 1.5 will add banana trees

World of Warcraft Shadowlands Expansion Class Updates Detailed

REVIEWS

Stela

Mount & Blade 2: Bannerlord

Shinsekai: Into The Depths

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 Campaign Remastered

Final Fantasy 7 Remake Review

Paper Beast review: a transformative VR odyssey

Gunbrick: Reloaded

FEATURES

Quarantine questions for the streaming future | Opinion

Why Is ‘The Last Of Us Part 2’ Delayed When Everyone Is Stuck Inside Playing Video Games?

Max Payne is an action masterpiece

There’s some Factorio DNA in this tycoon game about running a calculator factory

In a terrible time, video games can help

The Joystick Is Mightier Than the Sword

Half-Life: Alyx Is Fantastic, But It’s Probably Not the Future

Inside gaming’s least safe safe rooms

9 Games That Made a Major Comeback

A pandemic proved that esports is more vital than ever for entertainment | Opinion

Disintegration Preview: The World, Story, And Gameplay Of The Single-Player Campaign

Valorant closed beta: The tactical hero shooter I never knew I wanted

Mojang Takes Its Biggest Brand In A Bold New Direction With Minecraft Dungeons

Hands-on preview: Minecraft Dungeons is an unexpected treasure

I’m Very High Risk for COVID-19. Nioh 2 Has Become an Unlikely Beacon of Hope.

DISCUSSIONS

Games you threw away after playing a large part of it

Introducing DualSense, the New Wireless Game Controller for PlayStation 5

VIDEOS

The Last Campfire 1st Look GamePlay

44 Minutes of Grounded Single-Player Gameplay (With Commentary)

Fallout 76: Wastelanders - Official Trailer 2

FUNNY

Still impressed…

This part freaked us out as kids.

DEV / DESIGN

How to improve your understanding of games with teardowns

What does a year without events mean for indies?

COVID-19: The state of the games industry