Issue #105

NEWS

Blizzard responds to Diablo 2 Resurrected server issues

Animal Crossing: New Horizons’ Last Free Major Content Update Is A Huge One

Steam bans blockchain and NFT games

Minecraft Java and Bedrock Editions hit Xbox Game Pass for PC in November

Minecraft The Wild Update Coming In 2022 With The Warden, Mangroves, Frogs, And Tadpoles

Team Spirit Wins Dota 2’s The International, Claiming $18 Million Prize

A 16-core AMD Ryzen 7000 could be making its way to gaming laptops next year

The Final Fantasy 14 Team Is Still Working To Bring The MMO To Xbox, Discussions Have Been Positive

Outriders is coming to PC Game Pass this week

A new Splinter Cell game has reportedly been greenlit

Xbox Game Pass Continues To Grow, But Not As Fast As Microsoft Expected

God Of War PC Version Is Coming In January

Horizon Chase pays tribute to legendary race driver Ayrton Senna in new Senna Forever expansion

Twitch testing new rewind feature

REVIEWS

Back 4 Blood

The Good Life

NHL 22

New World

The Dark Pictures Anthology: House of Ashes

Inscryption

FEATURES

Would losing the FIFA name hurt EA? | Opinion

Game Developers Say It Helps When Fans Realize They’re Human

‘Roblox’ Makes A Metaverse Move ‘Fortnite’ Should Worry About

Netflix takes a page from gaming’s playbook | This Week in Business

Covid Is Forcing Video Game Companies to Rethink Remote Work

We Sent a Virtual War Reporter Into New World

AMD FidelityFX Super Resolution: the Digital Foundry interview

Why now’s a great time to become a Twitch streamer

I can’t stomach time loop games after a year of lockdowns

Currency Crisis in New World

How streamers pick games: An interview with SplatterCat

Gaming’s Flirtation With NFTs Isn’t Surprising, But It Sure Is Disappointing

An indie game finally gave me something Halo never did

DISCUSSIONS

Game pass has saved me hundreds of dollars in bad PC game purchases. What a lifesaver

If you’re under 20, you should play more single-player games.

VIDEOS

Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League Official Story Trailer – “Ticking”

The Origins of Payday

Steam Deck Introducing Deck Verified

UNCHARTED - Official Trailer (HD)

ConcernedApe’s Haunted Chocolatier – Early Gameplay

FUNNY

Farcry 6 has some stunning visuals. Truly a great entry in the series.

Has to be meaningful

DEV / DESIGN

Six essential tips about effective infrastructure management from the experts