Category: Gaming

Google Stadia Review (2020 Update)

After a rocky start, Google Stadia has started to fulfill its promise. When it launched in November, Google’s game streaming service was a mix of...

Sea of Thieves’ new Emissary system gives you a ‘guaranteed reward’ for PvP

Pirates, as always, are gonna pirate—even from other pirates. But a continuing issue in Sea of Thieves is that the pirates most likely to fight...

A DC Comics guide to the multiverse’s 52 Earths and alternate Batmen

Here at Polygon, we refuse to be limited in our affections. While others celebrate Earth Day with praise for the singular Earth, we decided to...

Daily Deals: How to Score an Alienware Intel Core i7 RTX 2080 SUPER Gaming PC and Pick Out Your Own Upgrades for Cheap

Today’s spotlight deals are on Alienware gaming PCs and some great ways to save alot of money by doing the upgrades yourself. You also only...

Adata’s first gaming laptop got a very bad announcement video, but could be decent

I said back in December 2019 that I was excited to learn Adata was getting into gaming PCs and monitors in the hope it would...

The Willoughbys review: Netflix’s stunning movie is like a living picture book

At the beginning of Netflix’s offbeat animated feature The Willoughbys, dreamy daughter Jane (Alessia Cara) declares that since all the heroes in the books she...

Little Fires Everywhere: Episode 8 – Series Finale Review

For a series that kicks off with a literal blaze, Little Fires Everywhere is a simmering slow burn. Unfortunately, after eight long episodes, the series...

Team Fortress 2 and CS:GO source code leaks, Valve says there’s no reason to be alarmed

Update: Valve says it has reviewed the code in question—which comes from CS:GO, but includes very old pieces of Team Fortress 2—and does not consider...

Super Mario Maker 2: new Toad House minigames Easter eggs, references

Nintendo released a new update for Super Mario Maker 2 — the Nintendo Switch game’s “final major update” — on Wednesday that adds a new...

Final Fantasy 7 Remake Walkthrough and Strategy Guide

Square Enix returns us to Midgar once again with the long-awaited Final Fantasy 7 Remake. IGN’s expert guide writers have been digging into the FF7...

Destiny 2’s new Guardian Games event is a mess

(Image credit: Bungie) The overarching plot of Destiny 2’s current season is that a vast alien spaceship called The Almighty is being deliberately crash landed...

Sea of Thieves gives players new goals — and pirates more tempting targets

April 22 marks a new Sea of Thieves expansion, Ships of Fortune, an update that focuses entirely on the player. Previous expansions have been all...

Steal Materia Guide – Everything You Can Steal – Final Fantasy 7 Remake Wiki Guide

Everything You Can Steal In FF7 Remake Item How to Steal Weapons Bladed Staff The Bladed Staff can be stolen from the following enemies:*Eligor Armor...

Which ongoing game has improved most since it launched?

Fallout 76 just received a major improvement with its Wastelanders expansion: Appalachia is a much more alive and interesting place thanks to its new NPCs....

Animal Crossing: New Horizons, and the problem with Joy-Con drift

I won the Animal Crossing villager lottery early. Days into playing Animal Crossing: New Horizons, Marshal the squirrel showed up in my camp, and I...

Binge It! The Deuce Is a Perfect Chaser for Fans of The Wire

Everyone’s heard, probably too many times, about how The Wire is one of the best shows in the history of television. It’s true, of course,...

Vikendi has returned to PUBG with tourist traps and trains

With PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Season 7 out in the wild, Vikendi has returned to the roster of maps. It was taken out of rotation in Season...

Raymond has broken Animal Crossing: New Horizons’ black market economy

When Tom found a buyer for Raymond the cat, he had to take some precautions. Priced at 500 Nook Miles Tickets, worth at least a...

Trials of Mana Review – IGN

In bringing this charming and beautiful 16-bit game to the modern era, Square Enix has done a fantastic job transitioning from 2D to 3D, wonderfully...

GTA 5 cheats: every code and phone number for invincibility, guns, cars and more

Transform the mean streets of Los Santos into your personal playground with our list of GTA 5 cheats. While GTA 5 has fewer cheat codes...

The 25 best movies to watch on Netflix: April 2020

How many times have you sat down to find a movie on Netflix, only to spend the next 15 minutes scrolling through the streaming service’s...

Fallout 76 Communist bundle: Collectron, Power Armor, and more

A spectre is haunting West Virginia—the spectre of microtransactions. Added yesterday, communism-themed skins and camp items are now available in Fallout 76‘s Atom store. Being...

PC Specialist Nova 15 gaming laptop review

Can PC Specialist’s Nova X1 really be called a gaming laptop? When this monstrous machine has a 12-core Ryzen 9 3900 desktop processor humming away...

AMD’s super-cheap old Ryzen 3 CPUs get an update because it’s all out of 14nm wafers

AMD is quietly upgrading some of its first generation Ryzen processors from using the old 14nm process to a 12nm process. Updated 12nm versions of...

Best Gaming Mouse 2020: The Best Wired and Wireless Gaming Mice

A gaming mouse is one of the most critical components of a PC gaming setup. Gaming keyboards have an important place, but their effect on...