Issue #108

NEWS

Konami’s atrocious eFootball won’t get a 1.0 launch until spring

EA Is Making Two-Thirds Of Its Revenue Through Live Services

Netflix’s Arcane is the best story League of Legends has ever had

Nvidia’s new tech uses AI to automatically match voice lines to animated faces

BioWare tease the return of the geth in the next Mass Effect game

Final Fantasy XIV’s Endwalker expansion has been slightly delayed

Intel 12th Gen Alder Lake CPUs aren’t playing nice with DRM in some games

Rainbow Six Siege’s last Year 6 operator throws instakill spike traps

VR to be a $51bn market by 2030, says GlobalData

A League of Legends rhythm game is coming to Nintendo Switch, PC, and Netflix

Microsoft Reveals Massive ‘Forza Horizon 5’ Launch Numbers

Nvidia RTX 4070, RTX 4080, and RTX 4090 GPUs could arrive in July 2022

Activision Blizzard Is No Longer The Most Valuable Gaming Company In The US

Steam Deck To Be Delayed By Two Months Due To Global Supply Chain Issues

Twitch App Available Now For Nintendo Switch

REVIEWS

Gloomhaven

Forza Horizon 5

Age Of Empires IV

Call Of Duty: Vanguard (campaign)

Battlefield 2042

Bright Memory: Infinite Review

Jurassic World Evolution 2

FEATURES

The DeanBeat: Digging into the campaign design of Call of Duty: Vanguard

20 Years Later, SSX Tricky Is Still The Greatest Extreme Sports Game Of All Time

We Are Still Living With The Revolution GTA 3 Started

Before blockchain and NFTs, there was the real-cash MMO Entropia Universe

A bar in Shenmue

Pokemon Has An Amazing Community

So what is “the metaverse,” exactly?

Here’s What a ‘Call of Duty: Vanguard’ Account Boosting Farm Looks Like

How Xbox Is Advancing Gaming Accessibility on Its Platforms, And, Hopefully, Throughout the Industry

How play-to-earn gaming brings rewards to players

After 10 hours with Elden Ring, I’m not sold on the open world

The RPS 100: our top PC games of all time (100-51)

The New GTA Trilogy Looks Great, But Feels Unfinished

DISCUSSIONS

When was your personal gaming era `golden age’? (nostalgia alert!)

VIDEOS

Forza Horizon 5 Accessibility Features

Intel Arc | High Fidelity Gaming Upscaling with Intel XeSS | Intel Graphics

Forza Horizon 5 - iGo

Elden Ring (PS5) | New Gameplay Today

Xbox Series X/S: One Year Later

FUNNY

Focus goes on holiday when I am watched

GTA cutscenes are the best!

DEV / DESIGN

Should you grow your games company? Four questions to help you decide

How an influencer campaign drove 42% lower cost per conversion

Analyzing an indie F2P success on Steam