Issue #089

NEWS

Overwolf will pay out $29M to mod and app creators in 2021

Abandoned Game Director Delays PS5 App, Full Reveal Set For August

Goodwill Auctions Off Super-Rare Atari Game For Over $10,000

River, The Dog Behind Fallout 4’s Dogmeat, Has Passed Away

Square Enix announces a brand new Mana console game

BioWare On Why The Mass Effect Movie Stalled And How A TV Show Might Be Better

The Highly-Respected Emulator Developer Near Has Passed Away

Xbox Cloud Gaming now available on Apple devices

PlayStation Acquires Returnal Dev Housemarque

Xbox Games With Gold July 2021 Free Games Revealed

Two new Control games in the works

PlayStation Plus free games for July 2021 announced

New partnership between Konami and Bloober Team sure feels like a Silent Hill tease

Sony acquires Nixxes Software which specializes in PC ports

Microsoft Security Specialist Steals $10 Million In Xbox Gift Cards

Hideo Kojima’s Next Game Could Be Exclusive To Xbox

Ghost Of Tsushima Director’s Cut Heading To PS5 And PS4 On August 20

REVIEWS

Worms Rumble (Switch)

Sea Of Thieves A Pirate’s Life

Samsung Odyssey G9

FEATURES

Inside Infinite - June 2021

Reconnecting with the way most people actually play games

Death Trash Preview

Having A Game Backlog Hits Differently When You Have Depression

Minecraft Gave Me One Of My Most Treasured Experiences: My Wedding

The Most Visually Impressive Games of 2021 So Far

Is Linux Now a Viable Platform for Gaming?

HDR Gaming Remains Too Complicated For The Average Consumer

Windows 11 demands TPM 2.0 and here’s what that means for you

Is the Launch Week Premium Really Worth It?

Xbox Acquisitions Are Bearing Fruit, And Sony Should Be Worried

Diablo IV Quarterly Update - June 2021

Finding hope in the maniacal absurdity of The Game Band’s Blaseball

How Minecraft’s custom maps are evolving

The best G-Sync gaming monitors 2021

The Microsoft And Sony First Party Arms Race Has Dueling Strategies

DISCUSSIONS

Former Xbox users who made the switch to PS5: Is it genuinely worth it?

I played Skyrim for the first time. It was amazing.

VIDEOS

Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora – Snowdrop Tech Showcase

SCARS ABOVE Pre-Alpha Gameplay Video

The Last Oricru – Overview Trailer

14 Minutes of Space Jam A New Legacy Gameplay

FUNNY

Instant Karma

I swear he was one shot

DEV / DESIGN

Inside the thoughtful design of Thunder Lotus’ Spiritfarer

What’s the best timing to release your game?