Issue #078

NEWS Link to heading

Grid Esports raises $10 million to generate data from esports matches for wagering

DayZ creator’s new PvE survival game Icarus shows off 30 minutes of co-op

Epic will lose over $300M on Epic Games Store exclusives, is fine with that

Nintendo wants to focus on more original IP in the future

Relic Entertainment Devs “Don’t Even Remember” The Last Time They Crunched

Kids want gaming and esports on the school curriculum

Sony Looking to Adapt ‘PlayStation’s Most Popular Franchises for Mobile’

‘Pac-Man 99’ Is a Welcome Concession for Mario’s Death

New research reveals growing number of older gamers

Nvidia Says GPU Shortages Will Persist Until The End Of The Year

A Roblox player infiltrated the White House press corps

Minecraft’s Caves & Cliffs update is getting split in two

Everything shown during the April Nintendo Indie World Showcase

Days Gone Is Coming To PC Next Month, New Trailer Highlights Platform Features

REVIEWS Link to heading

Trials of Fire

Oddworld: Soulstorm

Pac-Man 99

FEATURES Link to heading

Sony’s Obsession With Blockbusters Is Stirring Unrest Within PlayStation Empire

Intel’s DG2 gaming GPUs could actually stand a chance against Nvidia and AMD

No Man’s Sky is the Blueprint on How To Do a Video Game Comeback

The RetroBeat — Diablo II: Resurrected gives a diabolically good first impression

One Minecraft player’s ten-year journey to the Far Lands

Path of Exile: Ultimatum is a Much Bigger and Bolder Expansion Than Anticipated

What Would A Sony ‘Counterpunch’ To Xbox Game Pass Actually Look Like?

Outriders incentivizes the highest difficulty tier — and I love it

MLB The Show 21 is One of the Most Exciting Sports Games in Years

Meet the original streamer, who ran his own public access gaming show in 1993

How one kickass gaming bar survived the pandemic

Core is an Epic-funded development platform hoping to be the next Roblox

DISCUSSIONS Link to heading

What’s Your Worst Gaming Habit?

Don’t get rid of your old hardware - 7th gen games are starting to become unplayable on PC.

VIDEOS Link to heading

Diablo 2 Resurrected (Alpha) vs Diablo 2 Gameplay Comparison

The Day Before — Countryside

Hood: Outlaws & Legends - Map Spotlight: Outpost

Gord - Gameplay Reveal Trailer

Mass Effect Legendary Edition – Official Remastered Comparison Trailer | PS5

F1® 2021 | Announce Trailer

Resident Evil Village - 4th Trailer | PS5, PS4

FUNNY Link to heading

That is just sad

Yeah I think so

DEV / DESIGN Link to heading

US State Department sponsors ‘virtual exchange program’ for aspiring game developers

The secret to publishing games overseas: Be more local than locals