Issue #066

NEWS

Battle.net gets total makeover in new update

The best Star Wars game is still getting updates, 15 years later

PC sales are the healthiest they’ve been in a decade

NBA Jam Documentary In The Works, Will Bring The Boomshakalaka

Farming comes to Prison Architect with the Going Green expansion

Path Of Exile’s new expansion Echoes Of The Atlas is out now

The Last of Us HBO TV Series Gets a New Director

Dwarf Fortress’s new UI looks so beautiful I could cry, despite still looking like this

A new system designed by Rockstar devs could improve NPCs in GTA 6

Everspace 2 enters early access

Fallout’s largest ever mod comes out after seven years of development, immediately crashes popular mod website

Xbox Game Pass adds The Medium, Yakuza, and more this month

Game Maker developer YoYo Games bought by browser developer Opera

Fortnite will give away $20m in prize money this year

Resident Evil Village coming in May, watch the bonkers new trailer and gameplay

Xbox Live Gold free games for February 2021 and price increase announced

REVIEWS

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FEATURES

What’s in store for Microsoft Flight Simulator in 2021?

Persona 5 Strikers Preview: Getting the Gang Back Together Again

Why The ‘Genshin Impact’ Live Service Grind Is Working When Others Aren’t

Eve Online is getting crushed by its own success

Inside Cyberpunk 2077’s Disastrous Rollout

I Played Path Of Exile: Echoes Of the Atlas All Weekend And Have No Regrets

Gaming the system: How GameStop stock surged 1,500% in nine months

The state of CS:GO in 2021

Why now is a great time to start playing Warhammer

Amazon Web Services’ insights into gaming for 2021

The state of Stardew Valley in 2021

The Games We Can’t Stop Playing

The State of PlayStation Studios in 2021

DISCUSSIONS

I dislike the notion that open-world games are just the natural evolution of all singleplayer games.

Gabe Newell says Valve has ‘games in development that we’re going to be announcing’ | PC Gamer

VIDEOS

8 Minutes Of Persona 5 Strikers Gameplay

An Architect Reviews: Cyberpunk 2077’s Night City

We may have just set a world record for the fastest bounty completion.

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FUNNY

How gamers see review scores now

Getting too old for this shit

DEV / DESIGN

The 2021 gaming landscape: What developers, publishers, and marketers need to know

A brief guide to becoming a concept artist