Issue #141

NEWS

Rockstar confirms Red Dead Online’s fate

Hideo Kojima Misidentified As Shinzo Abe Assassin By News Channel, Politicians

Ubisoft says decommissioned games will remain available to current owners

Dr. Disrespect’s AAA studio is making an ‘extraction shooter’

Genshin Impact 3.0 characters officially revealed

PlayStation Acquisition of Haven Studios Has Closed

Valorant is testing a new way to detect smurfs

Amazon gives numbers on Prime Gaming’s growth over two years

Spotify acquires music trivia game Heardle

Twitter shares the most tweeted about games during 2022 so far

The Last of Us TV show expected in “early 2023”, says HBO boss

Twitch reducing payout threshold for streamers

Bayonetta 3 finally arrives in October

Bandai Namco confirms ransomware hack of internal servers

Sony announces PlayStation Stars loyalty program with ‘digital collectibles’

The PC market has declined at its fastest rate in years, report states

EA’s new Skate is free to play

REVIEWS

PlayStation Plus Premium: Backwards Compatibility Performance

Eyes in the Dark

Time On Frog Island

Madison

Escape Academy

Gwent: Rogue Mage

Loopmancer

FEATURES

The DeanBeat: Be nice. Be kind.

How Supercell’s Other 10-Year-Old Game Keeps Chugging In The Shadow Of Clash Of Clans

The Witcher 3 Humanises Quests Like No Other Game

Hideo Kojima Represents the Past and Future of Gaming

Why Is a Game Publisher Trying to Buy Every Video Game Ever Made?

How Sonic Frontiers’ Open Zone And Cyber Space Evolve The Franchise

Xbox: Cloud gaming is a “great alternative” to console, not a replacement

Let Hideo Kojima Make The Boys: The Game

Company of Heroes 3: North Africa Hands-On Gameplay Preview

Making subscription platforms work | Opinion

“The idea is to transform our whole ecosystem and brand” – behind the magic of the Riot Games Star Guardians event

You can keep Skull and Bones – the best open world pirate game remains Sid Meier’s Pirates!

The Red Dead Online Community Is Embracing the Game’s Inevitable Death

I can’t use Steam without this browser extension anymore

DISCUSSIONS

What game soundtrack do you listen to outside of the game?

best low stress indie games?

VIDEOS

Everything to Know About Stray

The Division Resurgence – Official Gameplay Walkthrough

Steam Deck: The Second Opinion

FUNNY

Playing Getting Over It in a real pot with a hammer

When game really hates you

DEV / DESIGN

How to get a job as a marketing director in games

Recruiting games talent from overseas