Issue #110

NEWS

Red Dead Redemption 2 Player is Turning the Story Into a Book to Share With Their Dad

PlayStation 5 owners prefer boxed games to downloads

Rockstar apologizes for GTA Definitive Edition issues, will bring back classic PC versions

Microsoft Is Looking Into Xbox CMOS Situation To Prevent Future Issues

Halo Infinite Has Gone Gold

Microsoft’s head of gaming has hope for future of emulation

Star Citizen crosses the $400m raised mark

Battlefield 2042 Is Now One of the Worst Rated Games on Steam of All-Time

League of Legends’ animated series, Arcane, is getting a second season

Kojima Productions launches new LA-based film and TV division

Spending On Video Game Hardware To Reach $135 Billion In Five Years

Amazon Prime Gaming has nine free PC games lined up for December

December Xbox Games With Gold Revealed

Microsoft reveals letter from that time it failed to buy Nintendo

REVIEWS

Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl

Date Night Bowling

Let’s Build A Zoo

The Wild at Heart

FEATURES

Halo Infinite’s campaign is equal parts familiar and surprising, 5 hours in

Kotick’s poor decision-making has only deepened Activision Blizzard’s crisis | Opinion

The DeanBeat: Building the metaverse for free

Meet the ‘cozy streamers’ of Twitch combating hate on the platform

How to make a great RPG character

Activision Blizzard: a brief timeline of everything, from the lawsuit to now

Xbox Game Pass Has Been Huge in 2021

How Dungeons & Dragons shaped every corner of PC gaming

Why do video games make some people feel sick?

What are NFTs and how are they trying to change video games?

Meet the therapist making a ‘therapeutic psychedelic trip through your smartphone’

Josh Bycer on designing horror games: “Horror can never be a mass market genre”

DISCUSSIONS

What was your biggest “Holy $#!+” moment in gaming?

Please do not normalize buying incomplete games at launch

VIDEOS

Halo Infinite Main Mission and Boss Fight | New Gameplay Today

First 24 Minutes Of Pokémon Shining Pearl Gameplay

A guide to the first 15 seconds of every game

How PlayStation 5 Was Built (feat. Mark Cerny) | WIRED

Devil May Cry 5 - Steam Deck Gameplay

FUNNY

Two console players walk into a bar..

The Battlefield Experience

DEV / DESIGN

Five things you need to consider when starting a games studio

‘Why should indie developers be a jack of all trades?’