Games

Thanks, Goyo: Rainbow Six Siege’s new gadget keeps killing friendlies

September 14, 2019

Rainbow Six Siege’s new operators, Amaru and Goyo, are officially out in the wild. I’ve spent the last few days (and weeks on the test server) wrapping my head around them. It’s been a rough road. The Amaru’s Garra grapple hook and Goyo’s Volcan shield are cool gadgets, but they both feel uneven in completely […]

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Black Friday gaming chair deals

September 13, 2019

We spend a lot of our time hunting down flashy tech with low prices over Black Friday and the holiday season, but Black Friday gaming chair deals are just as worth the effort. A good gaming seat can make long sessions so much more comfortable. Regardless of what you’re playing on—be it the best gaming […]

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Borderlands 3 Shift codes: all the codes we know and how they work

September 13, 2019

Shift codes are back in Borderlands 3. There’s all kinds of loot in Gearbox’s sci-fi shooter series. You’ll find guns in chests. You’ll find guns in the chests of enemies when you shoot them. You’ll find guns just lying around all over the dang place. But to get the really rare guns, alongside shields and […]

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Play the first chapter of A Plague Tale: Innocence for free

September 13, 2019

[embedded content] If you’ve been on the fence about picking up A Plague Tale: Innocence, the rat-infested stealth game, the new free trial might push you off it. You can play through the first chapter of Asobo Studio’s miserable sibling misadventure, which is available from today.  Since Malindy’s A Plague Tale review, I’ve been meaning […]

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Here’s how to emote in Borderlands 3

September 13, 2019

How do you emote in Borderlands 3? If you’re playing Gearbox’s looter-shooter in co-op you’re going to want to express yourself to your friends. If your mate has just scored a cracking headshot, you’ll want to applaud. One of your number might fall to an embarrassing, highly avoidable death, so you’ll be reaching for the […]

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How Devil’s Hunt breathes fresh life into the age-old war between good and evil

September 13, 2019

The more we know, the harder it is to decide. We start to see shades of grey where in our ignorance there was once only black and white. And for most of us that’s just when we’re picking out a trendy harissa flatbread on our lunch hour. For Desmond, player-character in Devil’s Hunt, the stakes […]

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You can make your Sea of Thieves pets throw up

September 12, 2019

Sea of Thieves now has pets, and it turns out that they’re picky eaters. I got myself a parrot—it matches my gaudy pirate getup—and took it with my on a voyage on my humble sloop. Being a good bird owner, I brought some some lovely juicy grubs with me, assuming Mr. Toots would be a […]

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Shenmue 3’s Tokyo Game Show trailer explores the world

September 12, 2019

[embedded content] Shenmue 3‘s new Tokyo Game Show trailer takes us on a relaxing tour of the game’s world, giving us a glimpse of the places Ryo will be wandering around while inevitably solving everyone’s problems. Take a look above.  While Shenmue 3 looks a little dated, particularly the character models, it’s still clearly capable […]

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Black Friday deals 2019: what will happen in PC gaming?

September 12, 2019

If your PC needs a refresh, the Black Friday deals period—which runs throughout the end of November—is absolutely the time to upgrade. Not only does Black Friday tend to bring low prices on computer components, but it also covers all tech related to gaming too. You’ll be able to snap up a better keyboard or […]

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11 things I wish I knew before playing Borderlands 3

September 12, 2019

Borderlands 3 fits like an old, stinky glove. Most of the same tips and tricks from the apply here, but some iterative changes and new features mean the game has changed just enough that we have some fresh advice for anyone diving in at launch. Here’s how to save time, be a better teammate, and […]

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