Half-Life: Alyx includes a playable piano for relaxation

Half-Life: Alyx is out now, and critics are raving about its tense gameplay and excellent virtual reality controls. But AAA shooters — especially VR games — can’t just be one-note affairs. Players need some down time, and that’s likely why Valve has added an interactive musical instrument to the game. The playable piano even allows […]

PSA: Don't Play Destiny 2 Trials Of Osiris Until Saturday Night

Destiny 2 players excited for the return of the Trials of Osiris tournament had a bit of a bummer weekend in the hardcore PvP event. A new bug prevented the Trials from dropping its loot for some players, and Bungie advised that players might have to wait until Saturday night to play the tournament if […]

Half-Life: Alyx Steam Achievements Guide

Half-Life: Alyx has 41 achievements you can get just by reaching certain key points in the game, completing routine tasks, or by pulling off something special. There are even a couple secret ones that are harder to get, including a few we don’t quite know the solution for yet. Here we’ll break down all 41 […]

Half-Life: Alyx Weapon Upgrade Guide – How To Use The Combine Fabricator

Half-Life: Alyx doesn’t have a lot of weapons to choose from, but it does have the essentials: a pistol, shotgun, and SMG. Between these three, some grenades, and Alyx’s handy gravity gloves, you’ll be perfectly suited to take on enemies, Combine and Xen alike. For the first time in the Half-Life series, you’ll also be […]

Half-Life: Alyx Dev Is Hopeful That The Next Game Won't Take 13 Years

There’s a surreal element to the release of Half-Life: Alyx, as the long-dormant franchise had turned into a meme as the wait for a new game following Half-Life 2: Episode 2 stretched further and further. Now that the new game has finally released, one developer at Valve has spoken about the gap between releases, and […]

DBZ: Kakarot's First DLC Introduces Beerus And The Super Saiyan God Form

Bandai Namco has unveiled that the first piece of DLC for Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot, A New Power Awakens – Part 1, will continue Goku’s story with the events depicted in Dragon Ball Super. The DLC is included in the Ultimate Edition but can be purchased separately. The DLC will involve Goku preparing to face […]

World of Warcraft offers double XP to stay inside during coronavirus

For the next month, everyone playing World of Warcraft gains XP at double the rate. The 100% XP buff (called the “Winds of Wisdom”) runs until April 20, and is available to all players, whether they’re free-to-play Starter Edition subscribers or Legion Edition players. Blizzard Entertainment is billing it as a perk for MMO fans […]

These fast MSI Radeon RX 5700-series graphics cards are absurdly cheap

If you’ve been looking to upgrade your gaming rig to a 1440p powerhouse, today’s the day. B&H Photo Video is selling the MSI Radeon RX 5700 Mech for $300Remove non-product link after a $20 rebate—that’s $50 off the sticker price. If you have a little more cash to burn, Newegg is selling the MSI Radeon RX […]