We Should Be Making A Bigger Deal About Hailey In Spider-Man: Miles Morales

Gaming is a vast space to explore. Even if you just stick to the major releases – which you absolutely shouldn’t – every triple-A game is crammed with so much detail that some secrets don’t get discovered until months, or even years later. Any video game released by a major studio is significantly longer than […]

The Sims 4 Seasons: Making Money With The Gardening Skill

When The Sims 4: Seasons was released the gardening skill gained a huge update, making it more profitable. Plants were changed so that they now evolve quicker, and weeding and watering can be done for several plants with one click. You’ll also notice that plants are synchronized, with the game checking at 6 am each […]

Analogue says it’s making more Pockets — and going after bots and resellers

When high-end console maker Analogue opened up pre-orders for its beautiful Game Boy-inspired handheld, Pocket, the portable sold out almost instantly. The $199.99 device, which plays Neo Geo Pocket Color, Atari Lynx, and Sega Game Gear games in addition to multiple generations of Game Boy titles, was highly coveted but in short supply. People who […]

Code Orange On Making A Music Video With Kinect

“I mean, I’ll say this: it ain’t a f—ing contest, but if it is, we were A1 first. No question,” says Jami Morgan, the vocalist of the Pittsburgh hardcore band Code Orange. “Maybe if we were bigger I wouldn’t say that, but I’m saying it now.” Morgan is talking specifically about Code Orange’s approach to […]

Google Stadia gives up making its own games, sells tech to rivals

Video game streaming service Stadia has suffered a massive downgrade in its ambitions, as 150 staff are impacted – including Jade Raymond. Stadia has barely been running for a year and already Google has abandoned the idea of making its own first party games, and while the service will continue the technology is also being […]

Stop Making Every Good Pokemon A Boring Dragon

If you’ve read about any of my recent endeavors in Pokemon – like when I used Ash Ketchum’s Pokemon League-winning lineup in competitive, or hand-picked his best ‘mons ever to build a dream team – you’ll know that I’m a big fan of Dragonite. Most of the PvE squads I’ve entered the Hall of Fame […]

EA still making multiple Star Wars games, hints at Fallen Order 2

Despite the Lucasfilm Games announcement, EA says that it will continue to make Star Wars games while clearly hinting at more Fallen Order. The return of the Lucasfilm Games brand is already being warmly received by fans, as it means that other studios besides EA will be able to create their own Star Wars games. […]

Since MachineGames Is Making An Indiana Jones Game, Rockstar Should Make RoboCop

The licensed video game genre is far removed from the low effort cash crab it used to be. With very few exceptions (GoldenEye 007, Spider-Man 2), games based on movies have always been at the bottom of the video game bargain barrel. When licensed video games all but vanished in the early 2010s — sometime around […]

Elite Dangerous Is Making Its Horizons Expansion Free

Elite Dangerous is making Horizons, its 2015 expansion, free for all players. Horizons added the ability to land on planets, use ground vehicles and bases, and craft weapons, alongside numerous other upgrades–all of which will soon be available to everyone with the base game on PC, PS4, and Xbox One. From October 27, Horizons will […]

Among Us Fans Are Making Their Own Unique "Crewsonas"

Among Us has been a surprise success, exploding in popularity two years after its release. In fact, dedicated Among Us fans are now creating their own “Crewsonas” to be closer to the game. InnerSloth—the developers of Among Us—recently tweeted out that they have been extremely happy to see the number of people playing the game. Of course, […]