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Hunker down for more comfortable gaming the GTRacing’s top-selling gaming chairs
Hunker down for more comfortable gaming the GTRacing’s top-selling gaming chairs
From the GTRacing Pro Series GT099 to the new Ace M1, GTRacing offers compelling gaming chairs that will upgrade the way you play.
Japanese Charts: Monster Hunter Rise Stays Top In A Nintendo-Dominated Top Ten
Japanese Charts: Monster Hunter Rise Stays Top In A Nintendo-Dominated Top Ten
Almost 1.6 million physical copies sold in two weeks. Famitsu's Japanese chart figures are now in for the week ending 4th April, revealing that Monster Hunter Rise is still comfortably leading the pack. The game sold another estimated 277,604 physical copies this week, bringing its two-week total to just under 1.6 million in Japan alone.
PlayStation Store: March 2021 top downloads
PlayStation Store: March 2021 top downloads
And just like that, Spring 2021 is upon us! No surprise to see consistent hits like Black Ops Cold War, GTA V, Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales, FIFA 21, and NBA 2K21 atop the charts, but we’re also excited to see titles like It Takes Two and Disco Elysium - The Final Cut make their debuts.
Intel Xe DG2 could rival Nvidia’s RTX 3070 and AMD’s RX 6800
Intel Xe DG2 could rival Nvidia’s RTX 3070 and AMD’s RX 6800
Intel's gaming-focused Xe DG2 GPU is expected to release next year, and could bring some more variety to our currently two-branded best graphics card guide, if its performance is up to scratch. The card is expected to come with up to 512 execution units at a rumoured cost somewhere between $400 and $600, and this top-end model looks like it has the capability to trounce high-end cards like Nvidia's RTX 3070 and AMD's RX 6800 if a new video from Moore’s law is dead is anything to go by.
Best gaming mouse – the top mice in 2021
Best gaming mouse – the top mice in 2021
Picking the best gaming mouse is a more difficult task today than it was a decade ago.
The Dusk April Fools’ gag is actually a real game and it’s listed on Steam now
The Dusk April Fools’ gag is actually a real game and it’s listed on Steam now
And it really is a Sokoban-style top-down puzzler based on the hit retro-FPS Dusk.
Corsair K70 TKL review – the top gaming keyboard sheds its numpad
Corsair K70 TKL review – the top gaming keyboard sheds its numpad
Corsair's K70 gaming keyboard has had so many different iterations since the original launched in 2013 that it was only a matter of time before the numpad was discarded in favour of a tenkeyless model.
Abandoned, A New First Person Survival Game, Is Coming To PS5 In Q4 2021
Abandoned, A New First Person Survival Game, Is Coming To PS5 In Q4 2021
The cinematic first person title looks to help top off the year.
Top Female Streamer Becomes Part-Owner Of Massive Esports Organization 100 Thieves
Top Female Streamer Becomes Part-Owner Of Massive Esports Organization 100 Thieves
The past year has not been kind to, uh, basically anybody, but Rachel “Valkyrae” Hofstetter is one the (generally wealthy) exceptions that proves the rule.
I Seem To Be Having Commitment Issues In Outriders
I Seem To Be Having Commitment Issues In Outriders
Over the past week or so I’ve sunk about 25 hours into Outriders—on top of the dozen-ish I spent repeatedly running the demo.
Disney owns three of top five brands in US mobile games - Newzoo
Disney owns three of top five brands in US mobile games - Newzoo
Marvel, Star Wars, and classic Disney characters were among the highest revenue-earning franchises in mobile games for 2020
BioWare offers detailed breakdown of Mass Effect Legendary Edition's extensive changes
BioWare offers detailed breakdown of Mass Effect Legendary Edition's extensive changes
Mass Effect Legendary Edition is almost upon us, and in the run-up to its launch on 14th May, BioWare has detailed its multitude of tweaks and enhancements in an thorough new blog post. The Legendary Edition, if you're unfamiliar, bundles all three games and single-player DLC from the original Mass Effect trilogy and gives the whole thing a modern-day sheen, with support for 4K and HDR, and 60 FPS on PC and consoles from PS4 Pro/Xbox One Series X onwards. Most of the Legendary Edition's top-level improvements - which include extensive work on the original Mass Effect, ranging from dramatically improved environments to overhauled Mako driving - have been detailed previously, but a new post on the BioWare website breaks these down still further, giving fans a comprehensive list of everything due on launch day. Read more
UK Charts: Super Mario 3D All-Stars Remains In Top Ten Despite Being Discontinued
UK Charts: Super Mario 3D All-Stars Remains In Top Ten Despite Being Discontinued
Balan Wonderworld nowhere to be seen. UK physical chart data is now in for the week ending 3rd April, revealing that Super Mario 3D All-Stars has managed to stay in the top ten for another week despite being discontinued by Nintendo. The game was pulled from official Nintendo stores last week, but with a decent number of already-shipped physical copies still sitting in store warehouses, the game has continued to be picked up by fans.
Outriders and It Takes Two are Steam’s top sellers
Outriders and It Takes Two are Steam’s top sellers
All good things must come to an end, and so it is that Valheim's streak as Steam's top seller is done, dethroned by Outriders.
Top RPG News Of The Week: April 4th (Cyberpunk 2077, Dark Alliance, Lost Eidolons, and More!)
Top RPG News Of The Week: April 4th (Cyberpunk 2077, Dark Alliance, Lost Eidolons, and More!)
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Outriders launch dwarfs Marvel's Avengers
Outriders launch dwarfs Marvel's Avengers
Outriders has launched big, although tech issues are hampering its release. People Can Fly's looter shooter hit over 100,000 concurrent players on Steam, where it is currently the top-selling game at £49.99. As a point of comparison, Square Enix's high-profile flop Marvel's The Avengers hit a peak concurrent player count of 28,145 on Steam when it launched in September.
Feature: Best NES Games
Feature: Best NES Games
The Top 50 NES games ever, as ranked by you. The Nintendo Entertainment System, or NES (ness? nezz? enn-eee-ess?), is the archetypal home video game console.
Best Warzone loadout drop: the top class setups for Season Two
Best Warzone loadout drop: the top class setups for Season Two
Looking for the best Warzone loadout to secure the win in Call of Duty's battle royale? Warzone has been out for a while, and it’s clear that the best way to secure a win is to create a custom Warzone loadout drop and grab it in-match via the Warzone Buy Stations and regular drops. In case you’re new to Call of Duty: Warzone and are just getting to grips with some of its curious additions – like the Gulag respawn mechanic – then loadout drops are a way of using your create-a-class setups from multiplayer in Warzone.
Monster Hunter Rise Shipments and Digital Sales Top 4 Million
Monster Hunter Rise Shipments and Digital Sales Top 4 Million
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Tales Of Symphonia Is The Best-Selling Entry In The Series' 25-Year History
Tales Of Symphonia Is The Best-Selling Entry In The Series' 25-Year History
Global top ten revealed. Bandai Namco's Tales Of series last December celebrated its 25th anniversary.
Top 5 Upcoming RPGs Of April 2021 (Outriders, NieR Replicant, and More!)
Top 5 Upcoming RPGs Of April 2021 (Outriders, NieR Replicant, and More!)
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UK Charts: Super Mario 3D All-Stars Sees Huge Sales Spike Ahead Of Its Removal From Stores This Week
UK Charts: Super Mario 3D All-Stars Sees Huge Sales Spike Ahead Of Its Removal From Stores This Week
And Monster Hunter Rise goes straight to number one. UK physical chart data is now in for the week ending 27th March, revealing that Monster Hunter Rise has claimed top spot in its debut week. According to GamesIndustry.biz, Monster Hunter Rise's physical launch sales were "more than twice the size" of those achieved by Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate on 3DS, but 43% lower than Monster Hunter: World – although the latter did launch across both PS4 and Xbox One, we shouldn't forget. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
It Takes Two is a Steam top seller
It Takes Two is a Steam top seller
Joyous co-op game It Takes Two came out this week, and it's proven a hit.
Top RPG News Of The Week: March 28th (Biomutant, Magic: Legends, Atomic Heart and More!)
Top RPG News Of The Week: March 28th (Biomutant, Magic: Legends, Atomic Heart and More!)
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Nvidia and AMD raked-in over $25bn combined revenue in 2020
Nvidia and AMD raked-in over $25bn combined revenue in 2020
Nvidia's $15.4bn and AMD's $9.7bn further cements them as some of the top fabless tech companies around.
Japanese Charts: Mario's Still On Top As Nintendo's Dominance Continues
Japanese Charts: Mario's Still On Top As Nintendo's Dominance Continues
Switch and Switch Lite see week-on-week boost. Famitsu's Japanese chart figures are now in for the week ending 21st March, revealing that Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury is still leading the pack. With another estimated 37,396 physical copies sold, Mario's latest adventure managed to fend off Square Enix's new release, Densha de GO!! Hashirou Yamanote Sen, to snag the top spot.
Sega is Metacritic's top-ranked publisher of 2020
Sega is Metacritic's top-ranked publisher of 2020
Those Yakuza and Total War games are pretty good, hey.
Bandai Namco shares sales for top three Tales games
Bandai Namco shares sales for top three Tales games
Tales of Symphonia tops list with 2.4m sales, Vesperia trails with 2.37m, and Destiny hits 1.72m
Top Apex Legends players banned for using DDoS attack to win ranked game
Top Apex Legends players banned for using DDoS attack to win ranked game
Uh oh, it looks like some ranked Apex Legends players are being naughty again, as Respawn has banned two Apex Predators on Xbox who were caught DDoS-ing a server to win a game.
Glitchpunk is Grand Theft Auto 2 meets Cyberpunk
Glitchpunk is Grand Theft Auto 2 meets Cyberpunk
Glitchpunk is Grand Theft Auto 2 meets Cyberpunk - and its developers are pretty open about that. This top-down open-world action adventure is the debut game from Polish indie studio Dark Lord, which wears its GTA 2 influence on its sleeve.
Hades Wins Best Game At The 2021 BAFTA Game Awards
Hades Wins Best Game At The 2021 BAFTA Game Awards
In addition to prestigious accolades like Best Indie Game at the 2020 Game Awards and Best Game Times 10 at the 2020 Ari Notis Awards, Hades just picked up top honors at today’s online-only BAFTA Games Awards.
Sega Tops Metacritic's 2020 Publisher Rankings, Nintendo Squeezes Into Top Ten
Sega Tops Metacritic's 2020 Publisher Rankings, Nintendo Squeezes Into Top Ten
Nintendo falls from third place in 2019. Animal Crossing was Nintendo's strongest game of 2020, but even that couldn't stop a fall in the rankings... Review aggregator site Metacritic has released its 2020 publisher rankings, showing us which studios put out the strongest lineup of games based on their overall quality – according to critics, at least. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
Smelter Blends Side-Scrolling Action With Top-Down Strategy, And It's Coming To Switch
Smelter Blends Side-Scrolling Action With Top-Down Strategy, And It's Coming To Switch
April release date locked in. Launching on the Nintendo Switch eShop next month is Smelter, a game that looks like your usual side-scrolling platformer on the surface, but mixes things up with a strategy twist. Inspired by 16-bt era classics, this one has you playing as Eve – you know, as in the Garden of Eden's Eve – as you head out on a quest to "expand your empire in a desperate journey to find Adam".
The Samsung Q80T QLED is now on offer - and it's an excellent TV for gaming
The Samsung Q80T QLED is now on offer - and it's an excellent TV for gaming
Looking for a great 4K TV to pair with your PS5 or Xbox Series X? The Samsung Q80T QLED is now reduced at a number of stores to its best price yet. It's a deal well worth highlighting as the Samsung Q80T has been picked by Digital Foundry at one of their top 4K TVs for gaming. Why do they rate it so high? Well, these TVs come with a single HDMI 2.1 port, which offers support for 4K 120fps gaming on compatible PS5 and Xbox Series X games.
Immortals Fenyx Rising: Myths of the Eastern Realm review — Yeth?
Immortals Fenyx Rising: Myths of the Eastern Realm review — Yeth?
One gaming curiosity that always fascinated me was games that were identical, yet had new art thrown on top of something else.
Serious Sam 2 surprises fans with substantial new update, 15 years after original release
Serious Sam 2 surprises fans with substantial new update, 15 years after original release
Serious Sam, Croteam's massively over-the-top first-person shooter series, is 20 years old this week, and the developer has surprised fans by launching a substantial free update for Serious Sam 2 on PC as part of its birthday celebrations. It's been 15 years since Serious Sam 2's debut, and today's update aims to improve on that original experience by introducing a range of new features and enhancements. There's a new weapon in the form of the BeamGun (modelled on the Ghost Buster from the original Serious Sam design document), for instance, alongside 12 previously unreleased multiplayer maps, including Yodeller, Hole, Stadium, and Desert Temple. Read more
Our favorite 1440p monitor is on sale for less than $300 on Amazon
Our favorite 1440p monitor is on sale for less than $300 on Amazon
Save $40 on one of the top gaming monitors of 2021.
The Sims 4 is getting bunk beds at long last
The Sims 4 is getting bunk beds at long last
Who knew putting one bed on top of the other would take so long?
UK Charts: Animal Crossing: New Horizons Returns To Number One On Its Anniversary
UK Charts: Animal Crossing: New Horizons Returns To Number One On Its Anniversary
And Hades secures a top ten debut! UK physical chart data is now in for the week ending 20th March, revealing that Animal Crossing: New Horizons has clawed its way back to number one. Nintendo's record-breaking life sim turned one year old on Saturday, with a renewed social media buzz and shiny new content likely doing its part to woo new players.
Top RPG News Of The Week: March 21st (D&D Dark Alliance, Gothic Remake, Scarlet Nexus and More!)
Top RPG News Of The Week: March 21st (D&D Dark Alliance, Gothic Remake, Scarlet Nexus and More!)
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Feature: Best Game Boy Advance (GBA) Games
Feature: Best Game Boy Advance (GBA) Games
The Top 50 GBA games ever, as ranked by you. 21st March 2021 marks the 20th anniversary of the launch of the Game Boy Advance.
Soapbox: I Somehow Bought Over $800 Of Animal Crossing Crap In One Year
Soapbox: I Somehow Bought Over $800 Of Animal Crossing Crap In One Year
Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice, stop foolin' me. Soapbox features enable our individual writers to voice their own opinions on hot topics, opinions that may not necessarily be the voice of the site.
Talking Point: The Problem With The X Button
Talking Point: The Problem With The X Button
You've crossed us for the last time. For a goodly amount of time now, Nintendo has been using the standard button layout that it pioneered on the Super Nintendo Entertainment System: A on the right, B at the bottom, X at the top, and Y on the left.
Xbox Wireless Headset review: our new top recommendation for Xbox
Xbox Wireless Headset review: our new top recommendation for Xbox
The Xbox Wireless Headset is here, Microsoft's first official audio accessory for the Series X and Series S, and it's fantastic.
Townscaper Is An Idyllic Toy-Like Game That'll Melt All Your Worries Away
Townscaper Is An Idyllic Toy-Like Game That'll Melt All Your Worries Away
Also, several hours of your life. As the top Steam review of town-building toy Townscaper says, "bloop bloop game make depression go away". Indie developer Oskar Stålberg first made Townscaper as an experimental thing, which he showed off on his Twitter as he added new features.
Capcom Switch And 3DS Sale Discounts Monster Hunter, Mega Man, Resident Evil And More (North America)
Capcom Switch And 3DS Sale Discounts Monster Hunter, Mega Man, Resident Evil And More (North America)
Up to 60% off! Joining Ubisoft with its current Switch eShop sale, Capcom has kicked off its own set of discounts across both the Nintendo Switch and 3DS systems. This new publisher sale takes up to 60% off a range of top games, including titles from popular series like Monster Hunter, Resident Evil, Devil May Cry and more. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
Ubisoft Switch Sale Takes Up To 83% Off Top Games (North America)
Ubisoft Switch Sale Takes Up To 83% Off Top Games (North America)
Mario + Rabbids, Just Dance, Assassin's Creed and more! Publisher Ubisoft has kicked off a brand new sale on the Nintendo Switch eShop, giving you the chance to pick up a number of digital games at very welcome prices. There's a range of deals on offer, with the highest reaching a whopping 83% off.
Some top Switch game deals are available right now at Currys
Some top Switch game deals are available right now at Currys
Animal Crossing: New Horizons, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Monster Hunter Rise and many more of the best Nintendo Switch games are discounted thanks to a new Currys voucher. All-round it's an excellent set of Nintendo Switch deals with some of the lowest prices I've seen on many of the console's biggest releases. The code you'll need to use at the end of the checkout is 'FNDDGAME'.
CIRCLE Entertainment Is Hosting A Spring Sale On Switch, 22 Games Discounted In Total
CIRCLE Entertainment Is Hosting A Spring Sale On Switch, 22 Games Discounted In Total
Sale now live in Europe and North America. CIRCLE Entertainment has announced a Switch Spring sale which sees plenty of its top games discounted for your buying pleasure. 22 games have been discounted in total, and we've got the full list for you below.
Japanese Charts: Another Perfect Week For Nintendo Sees Super Mario 3D World On Top
Japanese Charts: Another Perfect Week For Nintendo Sees Super Mario 3D World On Top
A-Train All Aboard! scores top ten debut. Famitsu's Japanese chart figures are now in for the week ending 14th March, revealing that Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury is still top of the pile. The title continued its winning ways with another estimated 41,734 physical sales this week, down by roughly 12,000 from the previous week.
Best graphics card – what is the top graphics card for gaming in 2021?
Best graphics card – what is the top graphics card for gaming in 2021?
For the longest time, the best graphics card could be found squarely in the ‘green’ (read: Nvidia) department.
The Best Board Games To Play With Just a Few Players, Once You Can Again
The Best Board Games To Play With Just a Few Players, Once You Can Again
Top Pick: Tokaido | $50 | Amazon Read more...
Spider-Man: Miles Morales scores its first No.1 as PS5 stock levels improve | UK Boxed Charts
UK Charts: Super Mario 3D World Knocked Out Of First Place For The First Time Since Launch
UK Charts: Super Mario 3D World Knocked Out Of First Place For The First Time Since Launch
But it's another solid week for Nintendo. UK physical chart data is now in for the week ending 13th March, revealing that Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury has lost out on top spot for the first time since its launch in mid-February. Mario's latest adventure has had to settle for second place this time around, as Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales swings into first.
Call of Duty: Warzone - Top 10 Roofs of Verdansk
Call of Duty: Warzone - Top 10 Roofs of Verdansk
Call of Duty: Warzone is full of great roofs to sit on, relax and have the occasional snipe from.
Forza Horizon 4 is a double Steam top seller
Forza Horizon 4 is a double Steam top seller
Looks like plenty of Steam users were waiting for Forza Horizon 4 to arrive on the platform.
Fortnite team disqualified from $3m cup after very bad tweet
Fortnite team disqualified from $3m cup after very bad tweet
A trio of top Fortnite players was kicked from the game's $3m Fortnite Champion Series (FNCS) tournament after one of the team tagged the game's boss Donald Mustard in an aggressive tweet. "Like literally fucking k!ll your$elf @DonaldMustard," Fortnite player Wrigley wrote on Twitter.
Best PC controller – the top gamepads for PC in 2021
Best PC controller – the top gamepads for PC in 2021
Whether you’re wanting to tear up the mud and asphalt in the new Dirt 5, stroll through the forestry in the best RPG games, soar above your local city in Microsoft Flight Simulator, or you just prefer using a pad over mouse and keyboard, owning one of the best PC controllers is the way to ensure the perfect gaming experience.
Blizzard is still working on a triple-A PC multiplayer game that’s not Overwatch 2
Blizzard is still working on a triple-A PC multiplayer game that’s not Overwatch 2
Blizzard has a number of long-anticipated games in the pipe, and while Diablo 4 and Overwatch 2 are still at the top of everyone's minds, those aren't the only games the company has in development.
Crash 4 dev shares top 10 skins to celebrate launch on PS5
Crash 4 dev shares top 10 skins to celebrate launch on PS5
Everybody’s favorite Bandicoot spins onto PlayStation 5 today with Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time.
Mario Maker 2 and Paper Mario: The Origami King are 35% off at the Nintendo eShop
Mario Maker 2 and Paper Mario: The Origami King are 35% off at the Nintendo eShop
Mario Day may have been and gone but the party hasn't stopped at the Nintendo eShop where two of the mascot's top Switch games are now reduced by 35 per cent. Both Super Mario Maker 2 and Paper Mario: The Origami King are now £32.49.
Japanese Charts: Super Mario 3D World Returns To Number One As Nintendo Dominates Proceedings
Japanese Charts: Super Mario 3D World Returns To Number One As Nintendo Dominates Proceedings
Entire top ten and best-selling hardware secured. Famitsu's Japanese chart figures are now in for the week ending 7th March, revealing that Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury has returned to the top of the pile. Nintendo's mega Mario rerelease sold another 53,603 physical copies this week to get that top spot, knocking last week's debut number one, Story of Seasons: Pioneers of Olive Town, down into second place.
LG OLED – the top tech for your next TV
The LG BX OLED is £894 at Argos, an incredible price for DF's top gaming TV pick
The LG BX OLED is £894 at Argos, an incredible price for DF's top gaming TV pick
Our favourite 4K TVs for gaming are going for ludicrously low prices at Argos today.
Mario games shine and Yakuza re-enters Top 40 | UK boxed charts
Mario games shine and Yakuza re-enters Top 40 | UK boxed charts
Super Mario 3D All-Stars holds No.1 for a fourth straight week
UK Charts: Super Mario 3D All-Stars Bounces Back As March 31st Withdrawal Looms
UK Charts: Super Mario 3D All-Stars Bounces Back As March 31st Withdrawal Looms
Other Switch titles rise up the chart, too. Last week saw some key Switch titles slump slightly in the UK charts, but fast forward seven days and things are looking a little more encouraging, despite the absence of any new major physical releases. Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury holds onto the top spot, despite shedding almost 20% of its sales compared to last week.
Top RPG News Of The Week: March 7th (Diablo 2, Black Legend, Dungeons & Dragons and More!)
Top RPG News Of The Week: March 7th (Diablo 2, Black Legend, Dungeons & Dragons and More!)
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Nintendo Reveals The Top 15 Most-Downloaded Switch Games In February 2021 (Europe)
Nintendo Reveals The Top 15 Most-Downloaded Switch Games In February 2021 (Europe)
The eShop's biggest games. Nintendo has shared an updated list of Europe's most-downloaded Switch eShop games, revealing which titles were the most popular during February 2021. It's perhaps no surprise to see that Nintendo's very own Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury has gone straight in at number one after launching on the 12th of the month.
PlayStation Store: February 2021’s top downloads
PlayStation Store: February 2021’s top downloads
Whether in the US, Canada, or Europe, it looks like players on both sides of the Atlantic spent a lot of time with FIFA 21 this past month.
Best gaming desk in 2021
Best gaming desk in 2021
A gaming desk might not be at the top of your wishlist, but your setup isn't complete without something sturdy and stylish to rest the best gaming keyboard and best gaming mouse on.
Pokémon Go Kanto Tour ticket holder bonuses live, briefly being available to all
Pokémon Go Kanto Tour ticket holder bonuses live, briefly being available to all
Last night, Pokémon Go's Kanto Tour bonuses - designed to make up for the fact the game's ticketed event was available to people who hadn't paid - were released and accidentally also made available to people who hadn't paid. This latest error was fixed within a couple of hours - the research questline and box of free remote raid passes disappearing for a while in the interim - but not before some players accessing it for free in Australia and New Zealand had claimed the bonuses already. Writing on top fan reddit TheSilphRoad, some fans expressed exasperation at this latest slip-up - while others simply found it hilarious. Read more
Monster Jam Steel Titans 2 Review
Monster Jam Steel Titans 2 Review
Rainbow Studios has been responsible for some top-notch, mudslinging racers over the years, but this isn’t one of them.
Inti Creates' Blaster Master Zero is getting a third and final instalment in July
Inti Creates' Blaster Master Zero is getting a third and final instalment in July
Blaster Master Zero - developer Inti Creates' excellent retro reimagining of Sunsoft's classic Blaster Master series on NES - is getting a third instalment on 29th July. Blaster Master Zero 3 is described as the "final chapter" in the series and promises a "journey into uncharted territory full of new experiences" - although it'll retain the wonderful blend of tank-based Metroidvania-style exploration and top-down shooting seen in previous games. "Protagonist Jason travels to where the series all began, the planet Sophia, in order to save series heroine Eve in this final instalment of the story!", the developer explains on its website.
New Call of Duty: Warzone leak hints at sandbox mode and end of Verdansk
New Call of Duty: Warzone leak hints at sandbox mode and end of Verdansk
The Call of Duty: Warzone experience is all about eliminating other players and standing on the top of the mountain of bodies at the end of every round.
Blockchain Losers Are Spending Millions On What Are Basically Useless Loot Boxes
Blockchain Losers Are Spending Millions On What Are Basically Useless Loot Boxes
While gamers rail against loot boxes and governments around the world edge ever closer to regulating them, connoisseurs of blockchain bullshit are falling over themselves trying to buy digital highlights of basketball players from a platform called “NBA Top Shot”, in effect spending their money on a form of loot box… Read more...
Balancing data and creativity: Is there a magic formula for hypercasual games?
Balancing data and creativity: Is there a magic formula for hypercasual games?
Voodoo's Antonin Chapelon details what it takes to stay at the top of the hypercasual mobile market
Unlock A Special Super Mario Bowser's Fury Theme In Tetris 99's 20th Maximus Cup
Unlock A Special Super Mario Bowser's Fury Theme In Tetris 99's 20th Maximus Cup
Claw your way to the top of the rankings. Nintendo kicked off 2021 with a special Kirby-themed Tetris 99 crossover, and now, a few months on, the same battle royale game is promoting the recent release Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
Destiny 2's Trials disabled after match-fixing method spreads
Destiny 2's Trials disabled after match-fixing method spreads
Destiny 2's top-tier PVP activity was forced offline at the weekend after a popular method to fix matches was suggested to have affected around 50 per cent of players on flawless runs (where teams hit the mode's goal of a seven-match streak). Via its Bungie Help Twitter account, Destiny 2's developer said it had pulled the mode yesterday evening for the remainder of its weekly rotation due to an unspecified "issue" - though fans were quick to guess why. Frustration at the state of Trials of Osiris, the game's sweatiest and most competitive mode, has been growing for some time.
Top 15 Best Playable Protagonists In Resident Evil Series
Top 15 Best Playable Protagonists In Resident Evil Series
From the not so memorable to the absolute legends.
Top RPG News Of The Week: February 28th (Monster Hunter Rise PC, FF7 Intergrade, Diablo 2 and More!)
Top RPG News Of The Week: February 28th (Monster Hunter Rise PC, FF7 Intergrade, Diablo 2 and More!)
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UK Charts: Super Mario 3D World Stays Top As Animal Crossing's Slide Continues
UK Charts: Super Mario 3D World Stays Top As Animal Crossing's Slide Continues
Mario Kart 8 and Minecraft also drop down the rankings. It would seem that Animal Crossing: New Horizon's grip on the gaming public is loosening, as the insanely popular title continues its fall down the UK charts. 2020's lockdown hit was in fourth place last week, but seven days later and it finds itself at number 7 in the chart.
Football Manager sales top 33 million
Football Manager sales top 33 million
Football Manager now regularly charts among the top games on Steam, and even if you don't fully understand the appeal of sports games, as a PC gamer you probably get the appeal of number-crunching strategy games.
Anniversary: Stardew Valley Is Now Five Years Old
Anniversary: Stardew Valley Is Now Five Years Old
"thanks to all of you for being part of this". It's been anniversary after anniversary over the past month and now on top of all the other ones currently take place, this week marks Stardew Valley's fifth year. Creator ConcernedApe has taken to Twitter to thank all of the game's fans for being a part of the long journey.
The Pokémon Company Reveals Top 30 Pocket Monsters, According To Japanese Twitter Poll
The Pokémon Company Reveals Top 30 Pocket Monsters, According To Japanese Twitter Poll
In celebration of 25 years. As you might have heard, it's Pokémon's 25th anniversary on 27th February (that's this weekend).
Valheim hits 4m sales and 500,000 concurrent players
Valheim hits 4m sales and 500,000 concurrent players
Iron Gate's breakout hit is now one of the top five games in Steam's history for concurrent players
Top 5 Upcoming RPGs Of March 2021 (Monster Hunter Rise, Arkham Horror and More!)
Top 5 Upcoming RPGs Of March 2021 (Monster Hunter Rise, Arkham Horror and More!)
The post Top 5 Upcoming RPGs Of March 2021 (Monster Hunter Rise, Arkham Horror and More!) appeared first on Fextralife. Wondering what great RPGs are coming out in March 2021? Check out our list of the top 5! It’s not as bad as you might think! The post Top 5 Upcoming RPGs Of March 2021 (Monster Hunter Rise, Arkham Horror and More!) appeared first on Fextralife.
Japanese Charts: Super Mario 3D World Stays Top As Switch Takes Entire Top Ten
Japanese Charts: Super Mario 3D World Stays Top As Switch Takes Entire Top Ten
Another impressive week. Famitsu's Japanese chart figures are now in for the week ending 21st February, revealing that Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury has stayed on top for a second consecutive week. The game shifted another 97,955 physical copies during its second week on sale, keeping Momotaro Dentetsu – a title which had previously dominated the charts for several months – in second spot. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
World of Warcraft's community is grappling with allegations of widespread racism in its top-end raiding guilds
World of Warcraft's community is grappling with allegations of widespread racism in its top-end raiding guilds
A gallery of leaked chat logs show raiders belonging to top North American guilds using racial slurs and making hateful comments.
Zavvi Details Exclusive Pokémon 25th Anniversary Range Launching This Weekend
Zavvi Details Exclusive Pokémon 25th Anniversary Range Launching This Weekend
Including high tops and a special collector's box. UK retailer Zavvi has lifted the lid on its upcoming Pokémon 25th Anniversary collection, an exclusive set of limited edition items launching this weekend. The range is set to include an official collector's box, a mini clothing line consisting of three Pikachu garments, and a Pikachu high-top trainer design.
Nintendo Highlights
Nintendo Highlights "Promising" 2021 Indie Game Release Calendar
Here are some top titles to look out for. For a while, Nintendo's 2021 release schedule was looking a little bare, but one super-sized Nintendo Direct later and it suddenly feels like there's a lot more to look forward to.
Wildlife Studios on adapting to mobile evolution
Wildlife Studios on adapting to mobile evolution
CEO Victor Lazarte talks about the company's plan to use its size and tools to partner with top talent