We built the ultimate racing rig

What to do with a super gaming PC once you’ve built it? For us, the answer was F1 22, with a side helping of Dirt. A couple weeks ago, I was tasked with building my very first gaming PC — live, on Twitch. I don’t think I can stress enough how nerve-wracking it is to […]

Ex-cop arrested for allegedly stalking World of Warcraft streamer

Federal police arrested a former Los Angeles World Airport Police officer, Evan Baltierra, for allegedly stalking and harassing a World of Warcraft Twitch streamer. Baltierra, who is 29, will appear in United States District Court Tuesday, according to the California Department of Justice. Baltierra has allegedly been stalking and harassing a former Twitch streamer, who […]

Here are 50 games worth picking up in Epic’s mega sale

The Epic Games store is hosting a “mega sale” from May 19 to June 16. It features 18 pages worth of games, adding up to more 700 individual titles. There are some new games already on sale here — like Tiny Tina’s Wonderlands — as well as older classics like Super Meat Boy or Assassin’s […]

Epic Games Store’s Mega Sale goes live, with 4 free games on the way

The Epic Games Store’s giant annual sale has returned, with four weeks of free games and plenty of sales on popular games. Along with a slate of discounts on various titles, during the Mega Sale, users will also get a single 25% off coupon to use on an Epic Games Store game of their choosing. […]

Machinarium developer’s next game will be built with stunning 3D dioramas

Amanita Design, the Czech indie collective known for creating beautiful and whimsical games like Machinarium and the Samorost series, announced its next project on Wednesday. The new game is called Phonopolis, and it will follow a man named Felix in his journey to rise up against an authoritarian government. It will also be Amanita Design’s […]

Halo Infinite’s new season off to a ‘bumpy’ start, by 343’s own admission

Halo Infinite’s second season of content, dubbed Lone Wolves, launched Tuesday, and developer 343 Industries admits it got off to a “bumpy” start. While players have had positive things to say about Halo Infinite’s new maps (Catalyst and Breaker), silly new unlockable cosmetics, and new multiplayer modes King of the Hill and battle royale-esque Last […]

Halo Infinite’s Pelican hijacking glitch got fixed, and players aren’t happy

343 Industries has removed a fan favorite glitch in Halo Infinite, which finally let players freely drive the giant Pelican transports around the map. And fans are pissed. Shortly after release, late last year, fans discovered that they could hijack the Pelican — normally driven by one of the main story NPCs — and use […]

Overwatch 2 beta will get more heroes, maps, and hero reworks, Blizzard says

Overwatch 2’s PvP beta is still in its early stages, and more content is coming before the full game launches. That includes new features, maps, and even additional unannounced heroes, Blizzard says, as well as regular balance changes with an initial focus on the game’s support cast. Blizzard detailed some of those changes in a […]

What makes Elden Ring even harder? A Fisher-Price controller

Elden Ring is hard enough as is. But it’s even more difficult when you play through with a toy controller meant for kids. Self described as a “builder of bizarre controllers,” streamer Rudeism shared that he had created a fully functional controller using a Fisher-Price Laugh & Learn Game & Learn Controller on April 30. […]

Hit survival horror board game Nemesis Lockdown arrives on Steam this month

The Nemesis series of survival horror board games is being adapted to the PC. Developer Awaken Realms made the announcement Tuesday morning in a news release. Titled Nemesis Lockdown, the PC game boasts both a solo and a multiplayer game mode. It’s expected to launch into early access on Steam starting May 31. Nemesis is […]