Issue #049

NEWS

Tencent’s investments in Epic and Riot Games have caught the attention of the US government

Rayman co-creator Michel Ancel says he’s leaving video games

Nintendo Switch Launches in Brazil, the First Nintendo Product to Go on Sale in the Country Since 2015

Nvidia’s new Broadcast app helps you remove your messy room and loud keyboard from video calls

Sony considered a low-spec PS5, but decided against it because it would’ve been “problematic”

Cyberpunk 2077 PC System Requirements Officially Revealed

Cyberpunk 2077 missions are “hand-tailored”, like The Witcher

Cyberpunk 2077’s campaign won’t be as long as The Witcher 3’s

Microsoft acquires Bethesda Softworks in $7.5B deal

Sony apologizes for PS5 pre-order disaster

Xbox Game Pass has topped 15 million subscribers

Post-Microsoft Acquisition, Bethesda Games Will Be On Other Platforms On A “Case By Case Basis”

Blizzard Co-Founder Opens New Game Company, Dreamhaven, Developing Two Games

Xbox will let you install games before you buy them

Amazon Introduces Cloud Gaming Service, Luna

REVIEWS

WRC 9

BPM: Bullets Per Minute

Spellbreak

Surgeon Simulator 2

No Straight Roads

Console Wars - Documentary

Serious Sam 4

Mafia Definitive Edition

13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim

FEATURES

Ask a medic: Why does my wrist hurt?

Pre-Orders For The PlayStation 5 And Nvidia RTX 3080 Were A Total Disaster — Here’s What Went Wrong

The PlayStation 4 found success in simplicity

The Best And Worst Uses Of PlayStation 4 Hardware

Hogwarts Legacy May Just Be the Harry Potter Game Fans Have Always Wanted

The story of Counter-Strike’s de_dust2_long, as told by its creator

Bethesda and Microsoft: A tight relationship over two decades

Why Microsoft acquired Bethesda (and why Bethesda sold)

Sony Literally Cannot Match Microsoft’s Massive Bethesda Deal, Nor Do They Need To

Before Grand Theft Auto’s radio became iconic, it was a fight just to get it in the game

‘Among Us’ Is Not Just the Game of 2020, It’s ‘2020: The Game’

I finally get the love-hate relationship with season passes

A Narrative Of Sony And PS5 As ‘Anti-Consumer’ Is Starting To Take Shape

How Among Us became so wildly popular

DISCUSSIONS

NVIDIA RTX 3090 Gaming Benchmarks Leaked: Just 10% Faster than the RTX 3080

Microsoft to acquire ZeniMax Media (Doom, Elder Scrolls, Fallout, Wolfenstein and more)

VIDEOS

Eurogamer Presents: The Games of the Generation

What The Hell Happened To Splinter Cell

Crash Bandicoot™ 4: It’s About Time – Gameplay Launch Trailer

Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® & Warzone™ - Season Six Cinematic

FUNNY

This holiday season…

They call me 007! :)

DEV / DESIGN

Combating Toxicity in Online Games

Audio Accessibility Features for Roguelikes

Luck is a failing strategy for developers | Opinion