Issue #079

NEWS

Cryptocurrency mining has started eroding graphics card warranties in some territories

F1 2021 Sees Massive Price Hike Across Multiple Countries After EA’s Acquisition Of Codemasters

CD Projekt Red Generated Record-Breaking Profits From Cyberpunk 2077

NPD Group: PlayStation 5 is Now the Fastest-Selling Console in U.S. History

Sega Has Sold Its Western Arcade Division

Elder Scrolls Online won’t require real money for loot crates any more

Amazon Cancels Lord of the Rings Game Announced Two Years Ago

Xbox controller drift class-action lawsuit will be settled out of court

Respawn Announces Apex Legends Mobile

Sony Reverses Decision, PS3 And Vita Store Will Remain Open

Horizon Zero Dawn is free on PlayStation

Overwatch 2 Director Jeff Kaplan Announces He Is Leaving Blizzard

Free-to-play games on Xbox no longer require Live Gold subscription

EA bringing Battlefield to mobile

Sony to publish new, original multiplayer game from former Destiny developers

REVIEWS

Cozy Grove

Nier Replicant

FEATURES

Tim Sweeney is right - Epic losses on its Game Store are a good investment | Opinion

Why Video Game Loot Is So Addictive, According To The Creators Of Diablo

The tragic state of PC building in 2021

Outriders’ loot and crafting system is brilliant

How a reckless lie caused huge internet drama for Path of Exile’s developer

Brazil is a Perfect Location for a Future Assassin’s Creed Game

Diablo 2 Resurrected interview: “We’re not trying to fix Diablo 2”

Ask Iwata: understanding Nintendo’s most charismatic leader

Free Games Are A Lifeline For Poor Gamers

Gaming Wouldn’t Be The Same Without Mods

Legends of Runeterra has quietly become the best multiplayer card game

The Story Behind Supergiant Games’ Transistor

Jeff Kaplan Was Vital

Unraveling the curious history of videogame mazes and labyrinths

DISCUSSIONS

How Big Is Your Backlog?

Titanfall 2 deserves more than cult status, it deserves widespread love.

Do you regret playing any games?

VIDEOS

NieR Replicant Gameplay - PlayStation Underground | PS4

Resident Evil Village - 4th Trailer

Chivalry 2 — New Gameplay Today

Test Drive Unlimited Solar Crown - Head to Head

FUNNY

DnD moment

I hate stealth

DEV / DESIGN

A guide to GDPR requirements for mobile game developers

Composer Interview: Examining the Craft of Video Game Music Composition