Issue #205

NEWS Link to heading

Fortnite Is Going Back To Chapter 1 In Next Big Update, But Still Includes Sprinting And Mantling

Disney Dreamlight Valley won’t be free-to-play at launch

10 years later, Battlefield 4 feels like the last game DICE really, truly cared about

Blizzard reveals next weekend’s full BlizzCon 2023 broadcast schedule

Former Starfield dev says all decisions on Bethesda RPGs “run through” Todd Howard: “He would hate, hate, hate me for saying that”

Dota 2 TI 2023 still on track for lowest ever prize pool

Microsoft is killing compatibility for unauthorized Xbox accessories

Atari agrees to buy classic game maker Digital Eclipse for up to $20M

Max Payne 1 and 2 Remake Now Ready for Production, Remedy Says

Morrowind’s most impossibly ambitious mod just added a whole new region for its 7th expansion in 22 years

CD Projekt wants the Cyberpunk series to experience ‘a similar evolution’ to The Witcher games

PS Plus November Games

Everything Announced During Disney Dreamlight Valley’s Showcase Event

63 corpses lie at the feet of WoW Classic Hardcore permadeath tournament winner as he claims $50,000 prize

Xbox is taking away free Game Pass from most Microsoft employees

REVIEWS Link to heading

EA Sports UFC 5

ASRock Z790 Riptide WiFi

RoboCop: Rogue City


Alan Wake 2

Asus ROG Zephyrus G14

WarioWare: Move It!

Football Manager 2024

The Talos Principle 2

Thirsty Suitors

FEATURES Link to heading

Mario Wonder Proves Nintendo Has Perfected Weird Little Guys

Why is Trust and Safety so hard? | This Week in Business

Exclusive interview: Valve on the future of Counter-Strike 2

Why the original, 1999 version of EverQuest is still one of the best MMOs to play today

10 Most Terrifying Moments in Horror Games

Nintendo Switch 2: Everything We Know

Video game preservation: Is the industry torching its own legacy?

It’s been over a decade since it was shut down, but no MMO captures the Halloween spirit quite like City of Heroes

Mesh shaders explained: What are they, what’s the big fuss, and why are they only in Alan Wake 2?

ConcernedApe on Stardew Valley Concert, Haunted Chocolatier’s Soundtrack, and More

Steam is hiding a treasure trove of great games you’ll tragically never be able to play without a VPN

Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora

What the hell is going on with video games? | Analysis

DISCUSSIONS Link to heading

What are the games that you paid the full price for, but later wished you hadn’t?

What’s the most memorable cutscene of a game for you?

VIDEOS Link to heading

Quantum Error - Launch Trailer | PS5

18 Minutes Of Avatar: Frontiers Of Pandora Gameplay

The Day Before Final Trailer

FUNNY Link to heading

The Simulations

Missed Opportunities