Issue #097

NEWS

Gamescom Opening Night Live: the biggest announcements

PlayStation Investing in External Japanese Team and Growing PlayStation Studios

Don’t expect PlayStation games to launch simultaneously on PC

Altair is a Promising Twitch Alternative Focused on Streamers’ Mental Health

Twitch streamers organise #ADayOffTwitch in protest of hate raids

Hades is currently the highest-ranked game for current-gen consoles

A New PS5 Model Has Appeared In Australian Stores

Anniversary: The SNES Launched In North America 30 Years Ago

Stardew Valley to host $40k tournament, is sort of an esport now

The most ambitious American Civil War game is set to leave Early Access

Dr Disrespect Is Suing Twitch For Permanently Banning Him Last Year

Humble Games’ upcoming games lineup coming to Xbox Game Pass on day one

Xbox Cloud Gaming is coming to consoles

DokeV is an eye-catching Pokémon-style game from the Black Desert Online developer

Xbox Games With Gold September 2021 Free Games Revealed

REVIEWS

Psychonauts 2

Aliens: Fireteam Elite

King’s Bounty 2

I Expect You To Die 2

FEATURES

On Roblox, kids learn it’s hard to earn money making games

Jensen Huang interview: The physical world and the metaverse can be connected

Final Fantasy 14 Community Spotlight: The White Hare

Activision May Regret Putting All Its Eggs In The ‘Call Of Duty’ Basket

Twelve Minutes Might Have The Worst Video Game Ending Of The Year

Unity Workers Question Company Ethics As It Expands From Video Games to War

Tails of Iron Hands-On Preview

Quake’s new episode is fraggin’ brilliant

The big interview: how Intel Alchemist GPUs and XeSS upscaling will change PC gaming

The Steam Deck interview: Valve’s designers on all things hardware, software, and knowing when to stop

Building Everdale, Supercell’s “peaceful” multiplayer mobile game

Wildermyth tells incredible stories that hit surprisingly hard

Riders Republic might be the best extreme sports game in an age

The Xbox Series X Is About To Leave The PS5 In The Dust

How Video Games Abuse The Fear of Missing Out

DISCUSSIONS

What ‘dead’ genre deserves a comeback?

Star Citizen: A $400+ Million Gaming Project With No Release Date In Sight.

VIDEOS

Rainbow Six Extraction Gameplay Overview Trailer

SpellForce III Reforced - Announcement Trailer

Forza Horizon 5 Official Initial Drive Trailer

Psychonauts 2 Launch Trailer

The Gunk - Gameplay Trailer

Saints Row Reboot Preview

DEV / DESIGN

How do you discover when people find your game?

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