Issue #051

NEWS

Brazilian Soccer Superstar Neymar is Streaming on Twitch

GeForce RTX 3070 delayed until October 29

Ubisoft CEO Reveals Huge Number Of Employees Who Have Witnessed Misconduct

NHL 21 Brings Back an Ice Cold SEGA Genesis Classic

Call of Duty: Mobile spending reaches $480m in first year

Finally, a (digital) art gallery for gamers

Xbox Series X Will Allow Parts of Games to be Deleted

Minecraft Caves and Cliffs is Minecraft’s next major update, coming 2021

Cyberpunk 2077 Has Gone Gold

Phasmophobia, a terrifying online co-op ghost hunting game, is Twitch’s latest surprise hit

Upcoming Trophy levelling changes detailed

Epic Games vs Apple trial set for May 2021

72% of US next-gen pre-order customers chose PS5

Twitch staff call the company out on sexual assault, racism, more

AMD Reveals “World’s Best Gaming CPU” With Ryzen 5000 Series

GameStop Announces Multi-Year Partnership with Microsoft

REVIEWS

FIFA 21

Baldur’s Gate 3 (early access)

Samsung 980 Pro review

I Am Dead

FEATURES

Fall Guys’ Crown Problem Explained

Game Informer’s Best Games of the Generation

Sea Of Thieves Streamers Quit The Game In Protest Against Rare’s Response To Toxicity

How The Animal Crossing Diaries are chronicling the pandemic

Crapshoot: The brief period when videogame reviews came on VHS

Dead Space 2 director on designing the eye-poke scene: ‘I could barely watch it’

Hades Interview: Dev Talks Early Access, Release, and Future of Game

How ‘Hades’ Made a Genre Known For Being Impossibly Hard Accessible

‘Genshin Impact’ Feels Destined To Change The Gaming Industry

Cryptic Studios interview: Reflecting on 20 years of adventures, starships, and superheroes

Will Esports Be America’s New Pastime?

Against all odds, Genshin Impact is one of the best games of 2020

Why You Should Buy PS5 And Xbox Series X/S

Why I’m Sitting Out ‘Baldur’s Gate 3’ Early Access And Waiting For Full Release

Why Nintendo Switch May Become the Best-Selling System Ever

DISCUSSIONS

PS5 Teardown: An inside look at our most transformative console yet

The Phil Spencer Effect

VIDEOS

Amnesia: Rebirth : Gameplay Reveal Trailer

Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity - Untold Chronicles From 100 Years Past - Nintendo Switch

NBA 2K21: Next-Gen Gameplay Reveal

20 Minutes of Surprisingly Serious Gameplay - Watch Dogs: Legion

First 23 Minutes of Baldur’s Gate 3 Early Access

PS5 Teardown: An up-close and personal look at the console hardware - Tip: Activate Subtitles

FUNNY

Still impressed

Astronaut School

DEV / DESIGN

Video: Brenda Romero’s hidden histories of women in programming

My Hardest Bug Ever

Supergiant lay bare the building blocks of Hades’ underworld

Push and pull: How to build an in-game economy