Category: Gaming

Dear Evan Hansen review: Ben Platt leads a musical with a rotten core

In the weeks since the stage-to-screen musical Dear Evan Hansen premiered at the 2021 Toronto International Film Festival, the film has endured the exact sort...

The Many Saints of Newark Review

The Many Saints of Newark will debut in theaters and on HBO Max on Oct. 1. It’s been 14 years since we last saw the...

The best Warzone LW3 – Tundra loadout

The Warzone LW3 – Tundra is a beast at range. It’s some players’ favourite sniper rifle in Warzone, and I don’t blame them: it’s got...

Halo Infinite’s Full Technical Preview Schedule Revealed By 343 Industries

343 Industries has revealed the full schedule for the latest Halo Infinite Multiplayer Technical Preview for the weekends of September 23 – 26 and September...

Diablo 2 (2000) review | PC Gamer

To mark the launch of Diablo 2: Resurrected, we’re publishing our original review of Diablo 2. This review ran in PC Gamer UK issue 86...

Foundation Premiere Review — “The Emperor’s Peace” and “Preparing to Live”

Foundation premieres with two episodes on Friday, Sept. 24. Below is a spoiler-free review. If you told an ’80s sci-fi fan that 2021 would not...

In Lumencraft, drill your way to safety or into a physics-based lava flow

There’s a moment in Lumencraft’s debut trailer that absolutely sold me on its concept. Between all the bug shooting and rock-blasting particle effects, it’s a...

Hearth & Home – Valheim’s Long Voyage Through Early Access

Valheim took the gaming world by storm when it hit early access in February this year. A complex survival game crafted by the (then) five-person...

Gloomhaven, the digital version of the acclaimed board game, leaves Early Access on October 20

It’s been a couple of years since we took a look at the Early Access release of Gloomhaven, the digital version of the 2017 tabletop...

Nintendo Direct September 2021: The biggest announcements

Nintendo’s September 2021 Direct offered a big hit of nostalgia for longtime Nintendo fans. The 40-minute presentation revived titles announced long ago and even revealed...

Valve Index is Out in Australia – Here Are the Games IGN AU Loves

The Valve Index is finally available in Australia, and still represents one of the best VR solutions money can buy. I’ve spent several weeks playing...

Universal Unreal Unlocker: This mod gives almost any UE4 game an incredible photo mode

(Image credit: Suspiria 72) At this point we practically expect photo modes in certain kinds of games. If you’re playing a fancy open-world or action...

The Nintendo Direct’s biggest announcements were other announcements

Heading into Thursday’s Nintendo Direct, fans had high hopes and reasonable expectations for three pieces of news: Animal Crossing New Horizons and its badly overdue...

Diablo 2: Resurrected Review in Progress

Activision Blizzard is currently facing serious ongoing allegations of harassment and mistreatment of marginalized workers. To learn more, please visit our timeline as well as...

Eight factors to consider when choosing a version control system

6. What you’ll spend (and where you’ll save) Version control systems rank among the more affordable DevOps tools; the true costs lie in implementation. With...

Diablo 2: Resurrected just makes me want to run back to Diablo 3

I was 14 when Diablo 2 clawed its way out of Hell and into my heart. For a spotty teen metalhead, it didn’t get much...

Kirk/Spock fanfic legacy might be saved by Archive of Our Own

Archive of Our Own has always been more than the hottest fanfiction destination on the internet. In 2007, after years of struggling with fragmentation, lack...

Respawn Responds to Its Own Employee’s Titanfall Comments: ‘Who Knows What the Future Holds’

After Respawn’s community coordinator Jason Garza said that the studio is currently working on “too many other games” to create new content for the Titanfall...

Apple blacklists Epic, won’t allow Fortnite back on the App Store

A ruling earlier this month in the Epic v Apple case initially looked to be very positive for Epic: It scored an important victory in...

Fortnite ‘blacklisted’ from Apple store, Epic Games CEO says

Following a ruling in Fortnite creator Epic Games’ lawsuit against Apple, Epic CEO Tim Sweeney says Apple will blacklist Fortnite from its ecosystem until its...

Sable Review – IGN

For an adventure game with no combat, no fail state, and not even much in the way of an objective, exploring Sable’s ruined desert of...

Sable review | PC Gamer

Need To Know What is it?  A light open world RPG set in an expansive Moebius-inspired desert. Expect to pay £20/$25 Release date September 23,...

Marvel’s What If was inspired by gay-icon painter J.C. Leyendecker

When Polygon asked Marvel’s What If…? production designer Paul Lasaine about the inspirations behind the Disney Plus series — the first animated production set in...

What If…? Season 1, Episode 7 – Review

Spoilers follow for Episode 7 of Marvel’s What If…? For more, see our review of the previous episode of What If. It’s taken this long...

PUBG player launches car like a medieval catapult, scores double kill

As a fan of sick vehicle stunts in videogames, I’ve seen a lot of impressive stuff. I’ve watched GTA 5 players bounce cars up to...