Issue #088

NEWS

Baldur’s Gate 3 won’t leave Early Access this year ‘for sure’

Naraka: Bladepoint open beta is one of the most-played games on Steam

FIFA 21 loot boxes now tell you what’s inside them – but there is a catch

It Takes Two has sold over 2 million copies

Bayonetta 3 Still Exists And Is ‘Progressing Well’ According To Nintendo

Sony Wants PlayStation To Have More Cross-Play

Back 4 Blood will be always-online at launch

Among Us devs admit they felt “burnt out” and “overwhelmed” following the indie game’s success

EA is reportedly set to announce a new installment of an established IP next month

Pokémon Go lays out roadmap for removing many pandemic bonuses

Valorant Episode 3 Launches Today with New Agent KAY/0

Xbox Game Pass Adding 9 More Games, 8 Leaving

Valve reportedly limits region switching to combat Steam price exploitation

Windows 11 Brings New Gaming Features, Will Be Free For Windows 10 Owners

The Steam Summer Sale has begun

REVIEWS

Turtle Beach Recon 500

Game Builder Garage

Roguebook

Dungeons & Dragons: Dark Alliance

Chivalry 2

Legend Of Mana Remaster

FEATURES

E3 is no longer a clear lens on the industry | Opinion

Meet The Tiny European Island Vying To Become An Esports Giant

Why Doors Are The Enemy - Diary Of An Unreal Engine Noob

Inside the E3 control room: behind the scenes of gaming’s biggest show

Rift Apart is the best kind of alternate dimension story

Watching Someone Else Play My Childhood Favourites Has Helped Me Get A Critical Distance From Them

Sea of Thieves: A Pirate’s Life is more than a Pirates of the Caribbean crossover

What Is Blue Box? A Vast Conspiracy Grips the Video Game World

AMD FidelityFX Super Resolution first look: We’ve tested it and it works flawlessly…

Dota 2’s The International Might Not Be Held In Stockholm After All

How Xbox Game Pass is Redefining the Industry

For hot tub streamer Amouranth, harassment is just part of the job

Telling story through gameplay

The Sniper Ghost Warrior Press Event Made Me Pretend To Kill Arabs And I Hated It

What accessible gaming tournaments could mean for players with disabilities

DISCUSSIONS

Gaming When Times Are Tough

Microsoft details how Windows 11 is built for gamers - Auto HDR, Direct Storage, and DX12 Ultimate are all part of the package.

VIDEOS

The Witcher Season 2 Trailer

The 21 Best NES Games of All Time

Dark Alliance – Official Launch Cinematic Trailer

FUNNY

Lady Dimitrescu is done with your s**t [OC]

It was all a lie!

DEV / DESIGN

A history of game accessibility guidelines