Issue #106

NEWS

Nvidia’s GeForce Now Will Get An RTX 3080 Tier

Grand Theft Auto’s trilogy remaster coming Nov. 11

CD Projekt Announces “Ambitious” Game Coming From Newly Acquired Studio

Payday 3 goes to New York City and will have more “digital age” gadgets

Overwatch’s cowboy hero is now named Cole Cassidy

The Royal Family Is Getting Into Esports Via The Duke Of Edinburgh Awards Program

All the Xbox Game Pass Games Coming and Leaving at the End of October 2021

Indie dev finds that Linux users generate more, better bug reports

FaZe Clan Going Public At An Estimated $1 Billion

A Quiet Place Is Becoming A Single-Player, Story-Driven Horror Adventure Game

BlizzCon is on indefinite hold

Intel Alder Lake is coming November 4—gaming CPUs from $264 to $589

Everything Shown Today At Sony’s October State of Play For PS4, PS5

PlayStation Plus free games for November 2021 announced

REVIEWS

Metroid Dread

Lone Echo 2

Age of Empires IV

Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy

Mario Party Superstars

FEATURES

The DeanBeat: Among the believers of the NFT gaming revolution

Path of Exile 8 Years Later: Dev Talks Clear Speed, Nature of ARPGs, Scourge Launch

Activision Blizzard employees skeptical that executive who denied sexism problems can solve them

‘New World’ Needs A Content Roadmap As Soon As Possible

The Wild Area Is One Of The Most Important Ideas Pokemon Has Ever Had

Best Free PC Games: 20 Great Free-To-Play Games

15 years on, Final Fantasy 12’s combat system is still the best

I wish Microsoft had been brave enough not to release Windows 11

Intel CTO Greg Lavender interview — Why chip maker is spending on both manufacturing and software

Nintendo Is Sitting On The World’s Best Gaming Subscription Service It Just Refuses To Make

Best NES Games Of All Time

The uncomfortable truth of Call of Duty’s latest marketing campaign

I Want To Like Riders Republic, But Can’t Get Past Everything I Hate

We test GeForce Now’s new “3080” upgrade, discover unmatched cloud-gaming power

DISCUSSIONS

Relaxing games with long-term progression?

What is worst ‘essential’ mini game of all time in your opinion?

VIDEOS

The First 30 Minutes of Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy

“Vanguards of Photography” - WWII Like Never Seen Before | Call of Duty: Vanguard

History of Grand Theft Auto

Age of Empires 4 | New Gameplay Today

Halo Infinite - Campaign Overview

Darkest Dungeon 2’s Biggest Changes | New Gameplay Today

FUNNY

Bruh

This should be fun

DEV / DESIGN

How to become a video game sound designer

Valve/Steam Developer Q/A

How to get the most out of your community and embrace its ideas