Issue #107

NEWS

Dota 2’s new hero Marci has arrived – here are her abilities

YouTube to boost gaming support, providing strong competition to Twitch

Xbox Games With Gold For November 2021: 2 Free Games Are Live Now

Valorant’s newest Agent is Chamber, a suave sentinel with extra weapons

Amy Hennig Is Working On A Narrative-Driven Action-Adventure Marvel Game With Skydance Media

That controversial gamer skincare line is no more

Xbox Game Pass Confirms 9 Games for November 2021

Ubisoft Looking At “Play-To-Earn” Blockchain Games

Roblox CEO explains three-day outage of game service

Rainbow Six Siege’s next season is High Calibre, and the devs are teasing a new weapon

World of Warcraft is forming a player-led Community Council

Skyrim Is Becoming A Board Game Next Year

Blizzard’s new co-leader steps down, Overwatch 2 and Diablo 4 delayed out of 2022

Netflix Games: Price, How To Play, And Everything We Know

Pokémon Go makers Niantic to shut down Harry Potter: Wizards Unite game

REVIEWS

Disciples: Liberation

Fracked

Unpacking

Riders Republic

Forza Horizon 5

Intel Core i9 12900K and Core i5 12600K

Football Manager 2022

FEATURES

Majora’s Mask Is A Masterpiece Of Existential Horror

The metaverse is bullshit

Melvor Idle Interview: Turning RuneScape Into An Idle Game

When did horror games become team sports?

30 years on, the story behind one of the Mega Drive’s best RPGs

Intel’s Alchemist gaming GPUs definitely look like they mean business

Temple Running the gamut of brand extensions

It’s-A NFT, Mario: The Perverse, Pointless Push Of NFT Video Games

Gaming NFTs Will Never Work

What Are ‘Whales’ in Gacha Games?

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite’s Closure Proves No Game Can Do What Pokemon Go Did

Video Games Stuck In Development Hell: Part 3

How Did ‘Dead Game’ Become an Insult?

The ‘Lost Ark’ Beta Looks To Fill The Massive Void Left By ‘Diablo 4’

Why the games industry must play its part in battling climate change | Opinion

Baseless NFT hype hits a crescendo - but play-to-earn is worth watching | Opinion

DISCUSSIONS

Which PlayStation-exclusive do you want on PC next?

Last of Us Part II has zero replay value

VIDEOS

Diablo Immortal Beta - Necromancer Early Gameplay

Battlefield 2042 Gameplay | New Look At Battlefield Portal

ELDEN RING - Gameplay Preview

FUNNY

Rockstar Games is a master at blending gameplay with cutscenes

Describe a game poorly and let other guess it

DEV / DESIGN

How to get a job as a game programmer

Three community-led ways to promote equity and make better games

Inscryption is the first card game that actually makes me feel like I’m playing cards