Issue #080

NEWS

The real cost of Cyberpunk 2077 refunds is $51 million, not $2.2 million

Finally, a Diablo 2 battle royale

Sony Is Working On A Fix For The PS4’s Clock Battery Problem

Blaze Entertainment announces home gaming console

League Of Legends skin raises $7m for charity

Aim Lab has crafted an official Rainbow Six: Siege training regime

Call Of Duty: Warzone’s old Verdansk map is gone for good

Humble Bundle To Cap Charitable Donations At 15%

Respawn Takes Home The Game Industry’s First Oscar For Colette

Fallout 76 Locked & Loaded Update is Live, And It Includes Several Heavily Requested Additions

Xbox hardware revenue up 232% after first full quarter of Xbox Series X|S sales

Riot shuts down fan-made League of Legends legacy project, denies complaints of ‘extortion’

Minecraft is closing in on 140 million monthly active users

PlayStation Plus free games for May 2021 announced

Nvidia Will Re-Release RTX 30-Series Cards With More Limited Crypto Mining, Report Claims

Halo Infinite has cross-play and cross-progression

REVIEWS

MotoGP 21

Smelter

There Is No Game: Wrong Dimension

New Pokémon Snap

Total War: Rome Remastered

Returnal

FEATURES

How Guild Esports Aims To Change Competitive Gaming Forever

Xbox Can’t Stop Winning

How indies add flavor to monster combat 25 years after Pokemon

Firefox is the best browser for PC gamers

Why people love Nier so damn much

Seeking alternatives to revenge narratives in games

Why Does Ubisoft Continue To Avoid Splinter Cell?

Disco Elysium - The Final Cut’s Narrator Had Never Acted Before

I hope Call Of Duty: Warzone learns from its latest live event

9,000-player games are right around the corner, and here’s what one looks like

How teleportation is powering the internet of the future

What Disco Elysium Gets Right That Other Detective Games Get Wrong

PC gaming’s greatest stories

How Chinese free-to-play RPG Genshin Impact conquered the world

Crash Team Racing: Nitro Fueled Is A Lesson In Loving Side Characters

How Mew Saved Pokemon

DISCUSSIONS

Let’s get mean: All in good fun, my personal bottom ten games I’ve played in the last year.

Microsoft shakes up PC gaming by reducing Windows store cut to just 12 percent

VIDEOS

Lost Soul Aside - 18 Minutes of New Gameplay (2021)

8 Minutes of Naraka Bladepoint Battle Royale Gameplay

GTFO: Rundown #5 - Official Reveal Trailer

History Of Mass Effect (Updated For 2021)

20 Minutes of D&D Dark Alliance Gameplay

16 Minutes of Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart Gameplay | Sony State of Play

FUNNY

old but gold, also savage

It hurts… It really does.

DEV / DESIGN

Why kids aren’t just playing kids’ games anymore and what that means for developers | Opinion

Google’s guide to growing your mobile games business

What Accessibility Means In Game Design