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The best Steam games 2019

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Steam Summer Sale 2019: the best deals and PC games on the Steam marketplace Thinking about picking up a summer sun tan? Think again – the Steam Summer Sale 2019 has just kicked off, bringing with it a treasure trove of PC gaming deals.You know the drill by now: If you're a PC gamer who uses Steam, the chances are...
12:52, 06/26/2019

Steam Sale: all the best deals and PC games on the Steam marketplace Let's face it, if you're a PC gamer, there are too many games to play and not enough money in our wallets to buy everything that catches your eye. That is, unless you manage to catch the right discounts in the Steam Sale.The Steam marketpla...
18:00, 05/15/2019

Steam is finally fixing its games algorithm, as Epic Games Store looms large Steam is (finally) looking at improving its game recommendation algorithm for its PC marketplace, with an updated version that shifts the balance towards smaller and more personally relevant titles over just the biggest AAA games.Developer and publis...
12:00, 09/13/2019

Two Of Steam's Top Games Last Month Were Anime Sex Games It’s no great secret that Steam is overflowing with anime games intended to titillate portions of its vast user base. But how many people pay attention to these seemingly niche games, really? Turns out, enough people do that two of these games ended ...
02:13, 08/21/2019

Steam has over 40,000 ‘indie’ games, and this is fine Steam adds hundreds of new games each month from developers all around the world. Its "indie" category alone has surpassed 40,000 store entries.Read More...
04:00, 09/07/2019

Here’s how to find ‘Ignored’ games in your Steam collection Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Steam recently rolled out a new option on its store to help sort recommendations. Up to now, the only way to sto...
05:39, 08/16/2019

Steam's Recommendations Will Now Show Popular Games Less Often Last October, Steam’s algorithm briefly went haywire, filling users’ “More Like This” recommendation sections with popular games while negatively affecting under-the-radar indies who needed the exposure. At the time, Valve chalked this up to “a bug” ...
01:39, 09/13/2019

How to find LGBTQ-friendly games on Steam Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Pride Month is almost over, but that’s no reason to stick to non-rainbow-infused games for the next eleven month...
22:26, 06/28/2019

Steam Finally Adds Official LGBTQ+ Tag For Games The process of finding games on Steam has become increasingly driven by a tag system. Mouse over, say, Sekiro on Steam’s front page, and you’ll see descriptor tags like “Souls-like,” “Difficult,” and “Action.” Click on one of those tags, and you’ll b...
03:52, 06/21/2019

Is Valve still censoring adult games on Steam? [Updated] Enlarge / If you go searching for more information about Taimanin Asagi, you will find screens that are a lot less safe for work than this one. (credit: Taimanin Asagi) Over a year has passed since Valve announced it would "allow everything" short ...
18:39, 09/06/2019

The app that lets you play Steam games on your iPhone is finally available to download Remember the Steam Link app that let you play Steam games on iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV? Apple yanked it from the App Store about a year ago, citing “business conflicts.” The app allowed you to purchase games directly from Steam, bypassin...
19:00, 05/16/2019

Epic Games Store: exclusives, early access, and how it could take on Steam When the Epic Games Store was announced in December 2018, it seemed to come out of nowhere with big plans and bigger ambitions. Since then, it’s made itself a staple storefront and something of a target for controversy. While Epic Games h...
12:26, 07/07/2019

Steam's Big Discovery Update Is Hurting Some Indie Developers' Games Last week, Valve released an update as part of a recent push to make it easier for users to find new, under-the-radar games. The update purported to decrease the presence of popular games in Steam’s recommendation algorithms, increase overall variety...
03:52, 09/17/2019

Epic Games Store’s first mega sale gives Steam a run for its money The Epic Games Store just unveiled its newest assault on rival Valve’s PC games storefront Stream, using the same big discount strategy that’s come to be associated with the latter. On Thursday, Epic touted the launch of its first big sa...
03:13, 05/17/2019

We wade through fidget spinners and porn to bring you the best games for less than $1 right now on Steam Every Friday, A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the real action is down in the comments, where we invite you to answer our eternal question: What Are You Pl...
12:00, 06/28/2019

Cyberpunk 2077 And Other E3 Games Are Getting Outsold On Steam By American Truck Simulator DLC It’s the most video games time of the year, with every developer and their (voice actor’s) dog showing off glamorous new games powered by multi-million dollar marketing budgets. In many cases, this has involved unfurling elaborate pre-order campaigns...
08:26, 06/12/2019

Universal and Unity will launch two games by indie contest winners on Steam Universal Games and Digital Platforms and Unity Technologies are announcing they will launch two indie games from the recent Universal GameDev Challenge.Read More...
21:00, 07/09/2019

Indie developers suggest Steam Summer Sale confusion is hurting their games Enlarge / Despite the exciting imagery, Steam's Grand Prix promotion may be inadvertently harming some low-cost indie games on the platform. (credit: Steam) As part of this year's annual Steam Summer Sale, Valve is hosting a new "Grand Prix" promot...
21:13, 06/27/2019

After a year of Epic Games exclusivity, ‘Hades’ heads to Steam Early Access Hades, the next game from Bastion and Pyre developer Supergiant Games, is coming to Steam Early Access on December 10. The game has been available in early access on the Epic Games Store since December of last year....
11:39, 08/23/2019

Rocket League could ditch Steam after Epic Games buys developer Psyonix The feud between PC gaming storefronts Steam and the Epic Games Store is still burning bright, with the latter recently throwing down the gauntlet and suggesting it would drop its controversial pursuit of exclusive titles if Steam is willing to pay g...
05:52, 05/02/2019

Steam June Top 20: Bloodstained, My Friend Pedro, and 7 Early Access games bask in the sun Valve is back with its Top 20 releases on Steam for June, and indies and Early Access games lead the way this month on the PC gaming platform.Read More...
21:39, 07/23/2019

Will Rocket League be removed from Steam? When will Psyonix game move to Epic Games Store? Rocket League developer Psyonix has announced it will be joining Epic in to publish its game on the Epic Games Store - but what does that mean for the future of the game on the Steam platform?...
22:00, 05/02/2019

Epic Games Store sale could steal Steam’s thunder with big discounts like 45% off Metro Exodus The so-called Epic Mega Sale has just begun on Epic’s online games store, and whatever your views on this sometimes controversial retail outlet, it can’t be denied that this is indeed a pretty epic event in terms of the discounts availa...
17:52, 05/16/2019

E3 2019: Expo has new blockbuster video games, while streaming of games gathers momentum At the Electronic Entertainment Expo, there's buzz around Google's Stadia cloud gaming service and new 'Star Wars' and 'Doom' games.       ...
16:39, 06/09/2019

E3 2019: Video games take a cue from Netflix, but can Google and cloud games score? At next week's Electronic Entertainment Expo, the focus is on cloud gaming and upcoming video games such as 'Doom' and 'Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order.'       ...
23:00, 06/07/2019

Games with Gold July 2019: Get this Xbox Live deal now to double down on your free games The Xbox Games with Gold July 2019 reveal will be confirmed in the coming days, but make sure you take advantage of Microsoft's Xbox Game Pass Ultimate deal before it's too late...
12:39, 06/24/2019

The best multiplayer PC games 2019: top competitive games to play today Welcome to our pick of the best multiplayer PC games of 2019.  If videogames are defined by competition, then there’s nothing more gamey than drawing your controller from its holster and taking on other players.Whether you’re rubbi...
22:26, 09/02/2019

Best single player PC games 2019: the top PC games for playing solo Welcome to our pick of the best single player PC games in 2019. Single player PC games exhibit gaming at its finest. Throw around all the numbers you want about the popularity of Fortnite, or how League of Legends fills out arenas all over the w...
04:52, 08/19/2019

Games with Gold July 2019 Free Xbox One Games News: Major Nelson reveal imminent Xbox boss Major Nelson should be getting ready to reveal the new selection of Games with Gold titles very soon. Here's everything you need to know about when we'll hear about these upcoming free games...
00:26, 06/22/2019

Games with Gold June 2019 FREE Xbox Games News: Major Nelson reveal imminent Microsoft is expected to announce its Games with gold lineup very soon: here's everything you need to know about when we'll hear about these upcoming free games....
13:52, 05/28/2019

Best Nintendo Switch games: must-have games to play in 2019 Long gone are the days when gamers called the Nintendo Switch a "Zelda machine". Two years into the console's lifespan, the Nintendo Switch has a lively and jam-packed assortment of titles to keep you occupied, whether you're nestled into y...
18:13, 04/29/2019

The Steam Summer Sale 2019 may start on June 25 Any PC gamer looking to score a great deal likely keeps the Steam Summer Sale on their radar year-round, because it's not only one of the best Steam Sales, but also one of the best sales in gaming altogether. Now, we know the Steam Summer Sale 2...
18:00, 05/15/2019

The Eurovision Song Contest 2019 picks up steam The artists and their entourages are now in Tel Aviv. As the city prepares to receive thousands of guests, rehearsals have begun on the Expo grounds....
19:26, 05/10/2019

Best PS4 games 2019: the PlayStation 4 games you need to play The Sony PlayStation 4 is an incredible console, and possibly even Sony's greatest achievement to date (at least until the PlayStation 5 arrives). To make the most of it though, you need a library filled with the best PS4 games, and that&ap...
02:26, 05/02/2019

Steam's Summer Sale for 2019 gives you the chance to win free stuff It's that time of the year again when you can't help but empty your wallet to stockpile on Steam games you'll probably never touch. Steam has launched its Summer Sale event for 2019, and it'll last for the next two weeks until Jul...
14:52, 06/26/2019

Steam Summer Sale 2019 Kicks Off: The Top Deals and Discounts The Steam Grand Prix Summer Sale 2019 is now live, offering great discounts across a variety of games both old and new, including the likes of Assassin's Creed Odyssey, Devil May Cry 5, and Rise of......
08:52, 06/26/2019

Steam April 2019 Top 20: Mortal Kombat 11, Katana Zero, and Mordhau stand out Valve is trying something new by releasing data on the top 20 best-selling games from last month. The list is an eclectic mix of titles and genres.Read More...
03:39, 05/24/2019

Xbox Games with Gold July 2019: these are the free Xbox One games this month Looking for the latest Xbox Games with Gold titles? You've come to the right place.One of the main benefits of being an Xbox Live Gold subscriber is definitely the fact that each month you get access to a range of free games across the Xbox One ...
19:52, 07/01/2019

Best free games 2019: the top free games to download on PC If you’re looking for the best free games to distract you with after a long day’s work, then you’ve come to the right place. Everyone loves free stuff, especially when it comes to the best PC games. There are so many fun, enterta...
00:39, 06/11/2019

Best games of 2019 so far Trigger-happy chaos in Apex Legends, thoughtful exploration in Sunless Skies and witty adventures in Shakespearean London are part of a bumper year for PC, console and mobile gamesMore of the best: TV | Books | Music | Film Continue reading......
07:39, 06/07/2019

The best PS4 games from E3 2019... so far! It’s the Coachella, the Glastonbury of video games. E3 2019 is here, and if you’re a PS4 gamer, you’re in for a treat.The annual games conference, bringing the biggest and best games developers from around the globe, will be show...
01:39, 06/09/2019

The 16 best games of E3 2019 After a full week of glitzy announcements and hundreds of game teasers, the Guardian’s E3 correspondents pick their best of the show Continue reading......
12:13, 06/19/2019

Free Games with Prime: the free PC games on Twitch Prime in June 2019 Amazon Prime has a number of services you might already know and love. There's the free two-day delivery, a music streaming service and a video streaming service that all come with your subscription. But there's also free games. Yes, that&#...
01:52, 06/18/2019

The best new Xbox One games at E3 2019 After a distinct lack of great first-party titles in 2018, Microsoft is ready to turn things around in 2019. That’s right, there are a number of great Xbox One games coming this year. How can we be so sure? We got a chance to see them fir...
03:52, 06/10/2019

The Nintendo Wii is still getting new games at E3 2019 At its E3 2019 keynote, Ubisoft announced Just Dance 2020, the next game in the series timed with the line’s 10th anniversary. The game is coming out on the usual suspects - Xbox One, PS4, Switch, and even Stadia - along with a surprise platfo...
00:39, 06/11/2019

The Best Video Games of 2019 (So Far) The stretch of summer between E3 and the holiday season is a hard time to be a video game fan. The industry tantalized us with all the wonderful games it’s making, but the problem is that most of those new and amazing-sounding games won’t...
18:13, 06/26/2019

The A.V. Club's best games of 2019 so far If there was a watchword for gaming in the first half of 2019, it might be “iteration”—or possibly even “refinement.” This six-month period saw a dead-on-arrival would-be blockbuster (R.I.P. Anthem) and the steady encroachment of the “games as servi...
17:39, 06/24/2019

The best iPad games of 2019 The iPhone revolutionized gaming through multitouch, but the iPad provided a larger canvas and power for fully immersive and expansive experiences.Apple’s tablet remains a powerful, engaging gaming device, whether you delve into innovative tou...
18:26, 04/30/2019

The 12 most-anticipated games of E3 2019 From Star Wars and Marvel-themed juggernauts to village life sims and monster hunts, these are the games we’re most interested in at next week’s E3 in Los Angeles Continue reading......
12:52, 06/04/2019

The 10 most exciting games of E3 2019 The year before a new console generation is always an odd one for the industry. On one hand, countless developers are still hard at work on games for the current consoles. On the other, all of those developers are also looking to the future, deciding...
19:13, 06/13/2019

The best free Android games 2019 What’s better than a free game? Pretty much nothing. Except when it’s terrible and you’ve wasted time on downloading and playing it. Fortunately, there are loads of fantastic free games for Android – and we list the very b...
12:39, 05/01/2019

The best games, demos, and tech of E3 2019 C'mon, how can you deny Keanu? (credit: Xbox / Microsoft) LOS ANGELES—There's no getting around it: Walking through the Los Angeles Convention Center for 2019's Electronic Entertainment Expo felt weird. This year's new Sony-sized hole compounded the...
18:00, 06/14/2019

The best free iPad games in 2019 Perhaps you've just bought an iPad, or just been given one for the first time. Or maybe you're thinking that your Apple tablet is old and boring and there's nothing fun left that it can do.Well, friend, you're entirely wrong. Fort...
17:39, 05/03/2019

The best iPhone games to play in 2019 If you've got a new or upgraded iPhone, or are simply just bored with what you've already got, then you'll be exhilarated to hear that you can revolutionise it, turning it into one of the greatest consoles of all time.That's becau...
14:13, 05/17/2019

The hottest new board games from Gen Con 2019 Enlarge / A sea of gamers prepares to storm the hall to snatch up the most coveted games before they sell out at Gen Con 2019. (credit: Aaron Zimmerman) INDIANAPOLIS—If it's early August, you can count on one thing: we're gonna be in downtown India...
16:39, 08/10/2019

Best Nintendo Switch games from E3 2019 Nintendo hasn’t held a physical conference at E3 for some time now, and E3 2019 was no different. But it still knocked it out of the park with its online showcase for the Nintendo Switch this year, announcing a slew of incredible-looking new g...
01:00, 06/12/2019

The best free iPhone games of 2019 Free iPhone games have a reputation for being rubbish and full of IAP. But loads of superb free titles await your twitchy gaming thumbs – if you know where to look.To save you the effort of finding them, we’ve compiled the best here, sp...
15:13, 05/15/2019

14 Best Online Co-Op Games (2019): PS4, Xbox One, PC, Switch Our favorite cooperative multiplayer games that let you play together online no matter what system you own—PS4, Xbox One, PC, or the Nintendo Switch....
16:39, 07/27/2019

E3 2019: the future of video games is complicated The end of consoles, the dawn of streaming subscriptions and a lack of clarity. E3 might not be changing but the way we play isDespite the absence of Sony PlayStation, this year’s annual Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles delivered the usua...
22:26, 06/13/2019

PlayStation Plus May 2019: all the free PS4 games you can get this month If you're a PlayStation Plus subscriber then you'll want to know all about the free PlayStation Plus games and discounts for May 2019 – and we've got the details you need right here.We've also listed the PlayStation Plus ga...
02:26, 05/02/2019

Here's July 2019's Games With Gold Lineup July’s Games With Gold lineup is a strange mix of family-friendly games and horror themed games. Inside is a wonderful and creepy platformer that you should play right away and don’t spoil yourself for how that game ends....
21:00, 06/29/2019

Best PC games 2019: the must-play titles you don’t want to miss Now that the Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 Ti is here, along with Intel’s Coffee Lake Refresh processors, there’s never been a better time to get into PC games. If you’re ready to get in on this action, games like Assassin’s Cre...
22:13, 08/05/2019

40 best PC games 2019: the must-play titles you don’t want to miss Now that we have the Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 Ti, and Intel has launched its Coffee Lake Refresh lineup that promises some of the best processors for gaming, 2019 is the perfect time  to dive into the best PC games. So, if you want to get in on t...
19:13, 05/02/2019

The Best Indie Games of 2019: This Week - Trüberbrook Sick of AAA games? In need of some indie games for your Nintendo Switch, PS4, Xbox One or PC? Here's a list for some of the best indie games we've seen and played in 2019....
11:00, 05/02/2019

E3 2019: Are video games for people like you? You betcha Enjoying video games isn't exclusively for pre-pubescent boys or millennials. The term "gamer" includes many of us across generations and genders.       ...
12:52, 06/11/2019

Where, When, And How To Watch Summer Games Done Quick 2019 Summer Games Done Quick is back! Speedrunners will be playing through a mix of modern and retro games and doing amazing things all around while racing against the clock. This year’s event just started with Spyro Reignited Trilogy and will run from to...
22:26, 06/23/2019

NBA schedule released: Must-see games of 2019-20 season The NBA released its regular-season schedule on Monday, so naturally it’s already time to scan the slate and pencil in those must-watch games.       ...
07:26, 08/13/2019

The college football games you can’t miss in 2019 Clemson at Syracuse (Sept. 14) Playing in a weak ACC, few obstacles stand in the way of Dabo Swinney’s Clemson. Upstate New York’s basketball school may be the best bet to upset the defending champs. Coming off their first 10-win season since 2001, t...
01:26, 08/25/2019

Netflix will be talking games development at E3 2019 While Nintendo and Sony are both missing out on E3 this year, it looks like Netflix will be there to fill some stagetime.The official E3 Twitter account revealed that Netflix will be hosting a panel discussion at the expo this year, on the topic of &...
12:39, 05/14/2019

Remnant: From the Ashes Is Quickly Becoming One Of My Favorite Games Of 2019 When I first saw a streamer playing Remnant: From the Ashes, I rolled my eyes. Boiled down to the most reductive pitch, it’s Dark Souls but with guns. So what? It looked like a knock-off. But now that I’ve played it, I can say that Remnant is one of ...
00:13, 08/23/2019

Our favorite two-player board games, 2019 edition If you're anything like us, Valentine's Day brings to mind iconic images of candlelit dinners, boxes of chocolate, roses, and, of course, board games. "What tabletop games are best for couples?" is a question we get all the time here at Ars Cardboard...
12:13, 05/02/2019

10 most exciting PC games spotted at the PC Gaming Show 2019 The PC Gaming Show 2019 defined epic at the Mayan Theater in Los Angeles ahead of E3 2019, and we have the E3 trailers of the top 10 games shown at this PC game-dedicated press conference.Our PC Gaming Show games list would be too much to fit on one ...
00:39, 06/11/2019

E3 gaming expo 2019: Games and Crazy fans Hardware manufacturers, software developers and gaming fans galore will be on hand at the 25th Electronic Entertainment Expo 2019       ...
02:13, 06/12/2019

The 34 hottest video games you shouldn't miss in 2019 The Pokémon Company 2019 is shaping up to be a big year in gaming. Things are already popping off with the launch of a long-awaited sequel, "Kingdom Hearts 3," which arrived in late January, and the explosively popular "Apex Legends" in March. But t...
00:52, 05/28/2019

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Tunisia in trouble after two games The top two teams in group E couldn't get the better of one another. The result leaves Tunisia in more peril than Mali, who still look favorites to advance in top spot. Later, Morocco play Ivory Coast....
20:00, 06/28/2019

Xbox free Games with Gold for July 2019 This month’s selection of free Xbox One and Xbox 360 titles for Xbox Live Gold members is about as mixed a bag as they come. The headliner of July is Inside, which is one of the most disturbing, fascinating, and engrossing games of the last fiv...
06:00, 07/02/2019

Xbox free Games with Gold for June 2019 It wouldn’t have taken much for Microsoft to top its Games with Gold offering for May, but it only barely did so with the four free games coming to Xbox Live Gold subscribers next month. The highlight of the selection is NHL 19, which is actual...
03:52, 05/31/2019

Far From Home and the best games of 2019 headline our favorite stories of the week Here’s a compilation of our favorite features published this week. Be sure to follow along with our TV recaps and check out all our recent reviews....
13:26, 06/29/2019

E3 2019: Seek out these off-the-wall video games for experiences beyond the norm From the hundreds of video games displayed at the recent E3 expo, here's four upcoming releases that offer offbeat, quirky adventures.       ...
02:00, 06/15/2019

Best free Android games to play on your phone or tablet in 2019 Smartphones are the pocket computers that we used to dream of back in the 90s and early 00s. Not only are they great for browsing the Internet, chatting, and emailing on the go, but they can run a game pretty well on their own.And games there are! To...
17:26, 05/23/2019

Here's September 2019's Xbox Live Games With Gold Lineup Hitman’s first season led February’s PlayStation Plus games, but if you’re an Xbox fan, now you can get it too with September’s Games with Gold. Which you should, because it rules. As always, these games are only “free” if you have an active Xbox Liv...
23:26, 08/29/2019

Best Indie Games in 2019 for Switch, PS4, Xbox - The Stillness of The Wind Sick of AAA games? In need of some indie games for your Nintendo Switch, PS4, Xbox One or PC? Here's a list for some of the best indie games we've seen and played in 2019....
15:00, 08/08/2019

Best Oculus Quest games 2019: the must-play VR titles you don't want to miss Riding into 2019 on a wave of hype, the Oculus Quest has captivated seasoned VR gamers and newcomers alike. That's partly down to its untethered, wireless nature - we're still loving the ability to pack it into a bag, take it to a friend or...
14:00, 07/03/2019

PlayStation Plus free games for July: ‘PES 2019’ and ‘Horizon Chase Turbo’ Right on the heels of E3 2019, Sony returns with yet another underwhelming selection of free PlayStation 4 games for PlayStation Plus subscribers. Both games are solid entries in their respective franchises, but they don’t hold a candle to last...
23:52, 06/26/2019

Best upcoming games 2019: most anticipated titles for PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch We're almost half way into 2019 already and while we've already seen some great releases, there's still a host of exciting new games on the way to feed your gaming fix. Whether you're looking for boot-shaking scares, heart-racing ...
19:00, 05/14/2019

Sony is pulling PES 2019 from this month's PlayStation Plus free games line-up If you're a PS4 owner and PlayStation Plus subscriber hoping to settle down with a quality football simulator next month, you're out of luck. In an unprecedented move, Sony is swapping out its line-up of PS Plus games for July.Subscribers h...
09:39, 07/03/2019

PS Plus May 2019 Amazing PS4 game sale for Call of Duty before next PlayStation Plus games PS Plus May will introduce some excellent new free games, but there's also a great deal on Call of Duty games with an extra discount for those who have PlayStation Plus....
15:39, 05/01/2019

Fortnite developer Epic Games to headline PC Gaming Show 2019 Fortnite developer Epic Games is headlining the PC Gaming Show 2019 keynote event, our friends at PC Gamer announced today. The event will take place live at The Mayan Theater in Los Angeles on Monday, June 10 (one day before the show officially...
02:00, 05/15/2019

2019 FIBA World Cup: Team USA's Jayson Tatum to miss at least two games Boston Celtics star forward and Team USA standout Jayson Tatum will be sidelined for the next five days at the 2019 FIBA World Cup due to a sprained left ankle....
12:13, 09/05/2019

Ubisoft's E3 2019: the best games, from Watch Dogs Legion to Gods and Monsters When it comes to E3 conferences, you can usually rely on Ubisoft to bring a touch of charm, spectacle and variety to proceedings and this was the case when it took to the stage of the Orpheum Theatre on day two of the show. Now, Ubisoft usually ...
03:13, 06/11/2019

Here are the free NES games added to Nintendo Switch Online in August 2019 Nintendo announced its latest slate of free NES games for Nintendo Switch Online subscribers this week, and it may very well be the most compelling argument to date for a new console or two to be added to the program. This month’s new titles ar...
19:00, 08/10/2019

PlayStation Plus free games for May 2019: ‘What Remains of Edith Finch’ and ‘Overcooked!’ We’re so used to Sony inundating us with first-party exclusive for the PlayStation 4 that this year feels incredibly empty by comparison. Sure, Days Gone came out last week, but there really isn’t all that much left to look forward to in ...
12:26, 05/02/2019

PS Plus May 2019 FREE PS4 Game REVEALED: Sony announces May PlayStation Plus games PlayStation Plus May 2019 free games will be revealed on Wednesday. Here's when Sony will make the PS Plus announcement and what we're expecting to see....
10:26, 05/02/2019

Free PlayStation 4 games for June 2019: ‘Sonic Mania’ and ‘Borderlands’ The selection of free games for PlayStation Plus subscribers has been somewhat lackluster in recent months, but PS4 owners won’t be complaining about June’s titles. In anticipation of the upcoming launch of Borderlands 3 this September, B...
11:26, 05/30/2019

E3 2019: These action games featuring Luigi, Keanu and Minecraft will be on your list Here are eight action games from E3 2019 for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Windows PC, and upcoming streaming platform Google Stadia.        ...
22:39, 06/13/2019

Gerald Asamoah on Africa Cup of Nations 2019: When games are on, 'the streets are almost empty' Born in Ghana, Gerald Asamoah came to Germany as a child and went on to play in the Bundesliga and for Germany. He spoke to DW about the Africa Cup of Nations and why African players are in such high demand....
10:26, 06/21/2019

Xbox One Games News: Has unannounced Microsoft exclusive leaked AGAIN ahead of E3 2019? It looks like another Microsoft game could have leaked thanks to a surprising source as we approach the biggest games conference of the year out in LA. Here's what you need to know....
13:52, 05/28/2019

E3 2019: Ubisoft's Uplay plus will bolster Google Stadia with 100+ video games Ubisoft will bring a new Uplay Plus subscription service to Google Stadia in 2020. More than 100 PC video games such as 'Ghost Recon' can be streamed.       ...
13:39, 06/11/2019

FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: Complete schedule of games, how to watch on TV Here is the schedule - including U.S. national team games - for the 2019 Women's World Cup in France, which starts on June 7 with the final on July 7.        ...
13:13, 06/07/2019

Seahawks defensive lineman Jarran Reed suspended first six games of 2019 season Seahawks DL Jarran Reed has been suspended for the first six games of the 2019 season for a violation of the team's personal conduct policy.       ...
23:39, 07/22/2019

Women's World Cup 2019: Complete schedule of games, dates and how to watch on TV Here is the schedule - including U.S. national team games - for the 2019 Women's World Cup in France, which starts on June 7 with the final on July 7.        ...
14:39, 06/07/2019

Pro Evolution Soccer 2019 And Horizon Chase Turbo Are July's PlayStation Plus Games July’s PlayStation Plus games are here, and if you like soccer or cars you’ll be pleased. As always, these games are only “free” if you have an active PlayStation Plus membership....
17:52, 06/26/2019

Bandai-Namco E3 2019 leak reveals 'Tales,' George R.R. Martin games E3 2019 is almost about to get rolling, but there's time for at least one more pre-show leak. Several games from publisher Bandai-Namco have apparently leaked out due to a flaw on the company's website. Those include a From Software (Dark S...
11:39, 06/08/2019

PS Plus free games bonus revealed ahead of PlayStation Plus August 2019 update PS Plus users have yet another excellent PlayStation Plus free PS4 game to download, a nice bonus we're sure ahead of the official PS Plus August 2019 reveal coming Wednesday...
22:26, 07/30/2019

Netflix teases new games at E3 2019, including a location-based Stranger Things mobile RPG Netflix is no stranger to gaming, and it's pouring more resources into seeing its star Netflix Originals show, Stranger Things, among favorite app store games."We have a new Stranger Things on mobile platforms coming in 2020," said Chris Lee, Ne...
00:13, 06/13/2019

PS4 Games Shock: Big News as PlayStation exclusive leak hints at new 2019 release date Sony PlayStation might be absent from E3 2019, but there's still good news for one PS4 exclusive, as a new leak hints at a possible 2019 release date....
17:39, 06/09/2019

PS Plus June 2019: Huge PS4 Game Deals revealed ahead of next PlayStation Plus free games PlayStation 4 owners have been given an unexpected boost as Sony's EU PlayStation store announced double discounts on the eve of a new selection of free games with PS Plus....
13:39, 05/29/2019

PS Plus August 2019: Great news for PlayStation Plus fans ahead of free PS4 games reveal PS Plus August 2019 is coming soon, but if you need to renew, good news, a retailer has pushed a good deal on 12 month PlayStation Plus subscription - and you could save money if you buy now. Here's what you need to know....
21:00, 07/22/2019

PS Plus June 2019 Free Games News as PlayStation excellent Sky Sports deal nearly runs out PLAYSTATION Plus is gearing up to reveal a new selection of free PS Plus games, but there's also another excellent offer available to new and existing subscribers who want to watch the Aston Villa vs Derby Championship play-off game....
12:39, 05/27/2019

Summer Games Done Quick 2019 Raised Over $3 Million Dollars In One Week, Setting A New Record Summer Games Done Quick 2019 has been a huge success and earlier this morning it was announced that the event had raised $3,003,889 for the charity Doctors Without Borders. This easily beat last year’s total of $2.1 million and is a new record for th...
21:52, 06/30/2019

PS Plus June 2019 free games deal: New PlayStation Plus offer is great news for PS4 owners PlayStation Plus is gearing up to reveal a new selection of free games, but there's also another excellent offer available to new and existing subscribers....
20:39, 05/28/2019

PS4 Free Games Bonus: New PS Plus July freebie added after Sony's PES 2019 lineup change PS4 PS Plus subscribers can grab another PlayStation Plus freebie in July. It's not quite the PES 2019 free game we were originally promised, but it's still likely to please Pro Evo fans....
08:00, 07/12/2019

Premier League table: 2019-20 EPL standings, fixtures, results, live scores, games on TV - gameweek 2 Substitute Gabriel Jesus had a last-gasp goal disallowed by VAR as Premier League champions Manchester City had to settle for a 2-2 draw with Tottenham....
03:26, 08/18/2019

Premier League table: 2019-20 EPL standings, fixtures, results, live scores, games on TV - gameweek 3 The Premier League weekend began with a typical dose of drama as Aston Villa recorded their first victory of the season with a 2-0 win against Everton....
00:26, 08/24/2019

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Air yards provide clues to the Browns and Bucs passing games The Browns and Bucs have seen some turnover in their passing games this offseason. Ben Gretch shows how air yards can help us sort out the roles for 2019....
13:52, 08/06/2019

PS4 Games Sale: PlayStation slash prices in Days of Play sale ahead of E3 2019 Sony has made its annual Days of Play promotion live - and you can save some money on PSVR bundles, games, PS Pro bundles and more. Here's what you need to know....
09:13, 06/08/2019

Xbox One Games News: Massive Xbox One exclusive gets surprise new update ahead of E3 2019 Gears of War 5 has received a bit of an update via a leaked Microsoft document - and it suggests the iconic franchise is going to make a blistering return to form....
23:00, 05/23/2019

Earthquake postpones games in Nevada, rattles baseball games in California The NBA Summer League games in Las Vegas were called for the night and baseball fans in California felt the earthquake.       ...
14:27, 07/06/2019

Epic Games offers up to 75 percent off select games in its 'Mega Sale' Tired of waiting for the Steam Sale? Starting today, you can find some of your favorite games for up to 75 percent off. The "Epic Mega Sale" runs now through June 13th, and during the sale, Epic Games is also offering an additional $10 off for every....
21:13, 05/16/2019

Epic Games Store cloud saves roll out for two games Cloud saves are making their way onto the Epic Games Store, but they're only available for a couple of games so far. The first titles to support the feature are Moonlighter and This War of Mine, which are currently available for zilch via Epic&#...
01:52, 07/27/2019

Epic Games Store Will Block Your Account If You Buy Too Many Games Too Quickly There’s a big sale on right now at the Epic Games Store, a time when many users—conditioned by Steam’s frequently generous discounts on a huge range of titles—go nuts and buy a ton of stuff real quickly. On Valve’s store that’s enough to get you a pi...
04:39, 05/21/2019

Two games temporarily leave Epic Games Store during first-ever sale Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2 took itself off of the Epic Games Store temporarily rather than take part in the recent "Mega Sale" Epic's first "Mega Sale," launched yesterday, is causing some pricing and availability hiccups for a few pub...
19:13, 05/17/2019

Xbox Games with Gold August Free Games News: Next Major Nelson reveal coming this week? Xbox boss Major Nelson should be getting ready to reveal the new selection of Games with Gold titles very soon. Here's everything you need to know about when we'll hear about these upcoming free games...
08:13, 07/23/2019

Games: Peru basks in dream start to Pan Am Games Peru got the Pan Am Games off to a dream start on Saturday, taking gold in both the men's and women's marathon to leave an astonished nation in an unfamiliar spot -- top of the medal table ahead of the mighty United States....
02:39, 07/28/2019

Games are getting harder to run: are PC games still held back by consoles? Its no secret that many video games are made primarily for mainstream consoles, like the PS4 Pro and Xbox One X. It only makes sense, too - consoles have by far the widest install base, so making your game work best for most people is  an easy c...
22:39, 08/03/2019

Best laptop games: 20 games for laptops that won't melt your machine These days, the best games aren’t limited to expensive consoles with online memberships that cost hundreds per year. And, while the best laptops won’t be able to play some of the best PC games, like Far Cry 5, the best laptop games and ...
19:52, 05/09/2019

Bowl season to start on a Friday; 15 games between CFP games College football’s bowl season will begin on a Friday this season and several minor bowls have been pushed back on the calendar to fill 15 days between the playoff semifinals and national championship...
22:52, 05/23/2019

Sony CEO: The PS5 will prioritize AAA games over indie games Indie games may take a bit of a backseat on the PlayStation 5 at launch as Sony has recently stated that the company will invest in marketing for bigger AAA games, new features like 8K and focus on ‘serious gamers’.The comments were rep...
05:39, 07/02/2019

PS5 games: all the games confirmed and expected on the PlayStation 5 Once upon a time the PlayStation 5 merely seemed like a gamer's dream but, now Sony has dropped the first solid details of its next generation console, things are starting to get very real.  Despite knowing we won't be seeing a PS...
20:13, 04/30/2019

Steam Heat You’ve felt it each time you’ve stepped outside the last few days. The sultry air is back! Temperatures have been building towards 90 degrees this week. Lexington’s temperature hit 91° this afternoon, making it the hottest day of th...
05:13, 06/29/2019

Inflation Picks Up Steam U.S. inflation rebounded in July on the back of strong consumer spending, the latest sign that price pressures are recovering from a slow start to the year....
19:52, 08/30/2019

Steam Link Finally Comes To iOS Last year, Valve released an official Steam Link mobile app that let people stream Steam games to their phones. Well, their non-Apple phones, anyway. At the time, Valve said that Apple approved and then un-approved the app, citing “business conflicts...
03:13, 05/16/2019

How to Steam a Good Ham in Your Instant Pot Like many of the greatest minds of my generation, my brain has been utterly poisoned by memes. Although I’m not exactly a discerning meme consumer, I do have my favorites—and I think I’ve watched every iteration of the iconic Simpsons “Steamed Hams” ...
02:39, 07/19/2019

How to Use Valve's New Steam Chat App Steam has mainly been a gaming marketplace for PC games over the years, but Valve appears to be doubling down on the platform’s social aspects with its newly launched Steam Chat messaging app for Android and iOS....
03:39, 05/23/2019

Nintendo is finally bringing Super Nintendo games to the Switch. Check out the full list of the first 20 games arriving Thursday. (NTDOY) Nintendo Nintendo is finally bringing its library of classic Super Nintendo games to the Nintendo Switch. Access to those games is tied to Nintendo's Online service, which costs $20 per year. The initial launch of Super Nintendo games on the Switch...
08:13, 09/06/2019

Some Of The Best Games Hidden Inside Other Games Sometimes when I’m playing a game and it ain’t great or I’m bored, I’ll wish I was playing something else. That usually means exiting the game and loading up a new video game. But there are some devs that have kindly tossed in a whole different game ...
21:26, 09/15/2019

Best PlayStation VR games: the best PSVR games around The PlayStation VR, which works with the PS4 and PS4 Pro, was released nearly three yyears ago. When it launched, it was the first good quality virtual reality headset experience you could try at home that didn't need a powerful PC to get it up-...
16:00, 06/21/2019

You can now tell Steam you already played a game on another store Steam wants to know if you've played a game on another platform so it can stop recommending it to you, but it will recommend similar games instead.Read More...
21:13, 08/15/2019

The free 'Quake II RTX' demo is now available on Steam To show off the capabilities of path tracing, NVIDIA has released an updated version of id Software's classic 1997 FPS Quake II. You can play the first three single-player levels of Quake II RTX for free, and if you own the full game, you'l...
22:52, 06/06/2019

Steam gamers at risk from Windows 10 zero-day Valve's popular PC gaming platform Steam is vulnerable to a zero-day security vulnerability which could leave 72m Windows users at risk of having their systems taken over by an attacker who could then install malware, steal data, compromise pass...
03:26, 08/10/2019

Angry? Want to let off steam? Try a rage club In an increasingly angsty world, it’s no surprise that venues for venting our ire are popping up. Jane Dunford acts out her anger in a safe spaceIn a basement in Soho, London, I’m drawing my rage on to a big sheet of paper with a black marker pen. Sc...
18:13, 05/11/2019

Steam sequesters strange AI experiments into a new ‘Lab’ Steam bounced back from a rather confusing game sale by starting its own mad science space to play with AI and machine learning — and some of the things its coming up with are kind of fascinating. For context, Steam recently held its annual summer sa...
04:26, 07/12/2019

Mordhau, As Told By Steam Reviews Games with good swordplay are rare. Multiplayer games with good swordplay are rarer still, like Excalibur of Arthurian legend. It’s no wonder, then, that Mordhau has cut through the clutter and laid siege to the Steam charts. Steam users are digging ...
22:52, 05/07/2019

Steam and Ubuntu clash over 32-bit libs Enlarge / The new icon theme in Ubuntu 19.04. (credit: Scott Gilbertson) It has been a tumultuous week for gaming on Linux. Last Tuesday afternoon, Canonical's Steve Langasek announced that 32-bit libs would be frozen (kept as-is, with no new build...
19:26, 06/25/2019

Now there's a dedicated Steam Chat app for Android and iOS Last year Valve released Steam Chat for the desktop, and now its messaging service is fully mobile with a dedicated app for Android and iOS. Naturally, it cribs the desktop version's features, including: Friends List - See who's in game o...
06:39, 05/22/2019

Exploratory adventure 'Vane' is now available on Steam Several months after the PS4 launch, the trippy adventure game Vane is ready for the PC crowd. Friend & Foe has launched the title on Steam for $20, with the soundtrack available separately through Steam and Bandcamp for $7. It preserves the ex...
22:26, 07/23/2019

Steam Is About to Drop Official Support for Ubuntu Valve is dropping official support for Ubuntu 19.10 and future releases for its mega-popular Steam video game distribution platform, per Engadget, as the upcoming version of the OS will eliminate updates to 32-bit x86 components. According to Valve d...
20:52, 06/23/2019

Valve launches Steam Chat app for Android and iOS After bringing Steam Link app to gamers and the option play all games from their Steam library on mobile phones, Valve releases another app that's meant to modernized Steam chat experience. The new Steam Chat mobile app is now available for free on b...
06:52, 05/23/2019

Paradox exec: Steam’s 30 percent fee is “outrageous” (credit: Aurich Lawson) Paradox Interactive (Cities: Skylines, Surviving Mars) seems to be getting fed up with the "standard" 30 percent fee on sales charged by Steam and many other game platforms. Speaking at a Gamelab panel hosted by GamesIndustr...
23:26, 07/01/2019

Were the grand old days of steam trains really a golden age? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific conceptsPeople often quote the grand old days of steam and how good the railways once were. But were ste...
22:13, 05/07/2019

Shipping Blockchain Initiative Gathers Steam A blockchain initiative for seaborne cargo aimed at cutting costs and improving tracking of shipments is getting a boost with the addition of two big container shipping operations....
14:39, 07/02/2019

Remnant: From The Ashes, As Told By Steam Reviews A week after its release, Remnant: From The Ashes remains at the top of the Steam charts. It’s safe to say that its core conceit—what if Dark Souls, but guns—is resonating with people. Is the game living up to lofty, gothy expectations? For the most ...
01:00, 08/28/2019

The First Video Game Convention Hosted Entirely On Steam Video game conventions have their upsides; you get to play all the latest games and meet people who are interested in the same stuff as you. But big conventions are also a reminder that human beings are loud meat megaphones that constantly emit a dyi...
23:26, 05/10/2019

Dota Underlords, As Told By Steam Reviews Are you someone who still battles in video games by using your fingers to directly input commands, like some kind of barbarian? That’s old hat. Today, auto-battlers are all the rage. Simply buy some guys, arrange said guys, and they (the guys) will d...
23:39, 07/03/2019

Two People Who Didn't Work At Telltale Games Say They're Bringing Back Telltale Games Telltale Games is back—well, at least the name is. A group of investors announced plans today to revive the iconic studio, which shut down last September, although with the company’s staff having scattered to the winds, this seems less like a revival...
17:52, 08/28/2019

Steam gamers warned of Windows 10 security risk Valve's popular PC gaming platform Steam is vulnerable to a hugely damaging zero-day security vulnerability, experts have warned.According to new findings, around 72 million Windows users are at risk of having their systems taken over by an atta...
21:00, 08/10/2019

China's Economy Was Losing Steam Even Before Trump's New Tariffs Economic activity in China cooled across the board last month, undoing a brief surge earlier in the year and raising questions about the vitality of the world’s second-largest economy....
13:13, 05/15/2019

Museum gets massive, century-old steam engine running again BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) — A century-old steam engine has been put on display at Pennsylvania’s National Museum of Industrial History after workers got it running again for the first time in nearly four decades. The 115-ton Corliss engine once pumpe...
18:13, 05/31/2019

Valve updates bug bounty rules after Steam zero-day controversy PC gaming giant Valve has said that banning a security research who reported a zero-day vulnerability in its Steam gaming client was “a mistake”.Last month Russian security researcher Vasily Kravets filed a bug report in which he reveal...
08:26, 08/23/2019

Steam disables payments in local Argentinian currency Steam is no longer accepting the Argentinian peso currency as the country deals with economic uncertainity and potential default on its IMF debt.Read More...
13:00, 08/22/2019

Toys 'R' Us returns with STEAM workshops and smaller stores In time for the holidays, Toys "R" Us parent company Tru Kids is planning to open two permanent stores. This time around, the stores will include things like theaters for movies and video games, STEAM workshops and a treehouse where kids can play. To...
17:39, 07/18/2019

Destiny 2 will be free-to-play and on Steam with next expansion in September Destiny 2 is getting a free-to-play version, and it’s shifting over to Steam, Bungie announced alongside the revelation of a new expansion (and cross-save functionality, to boot).That expansion is called Shadowkeep and is set on the moon, feat...
12:52, 06/07/2019

Here's the Biggest Steam Locomotive in the World Flying Down the Rails Union Pacific 4014, also known as the largest steam locomotive in the world, also known as a Union Pacific “Big Boy,” is racing to Ogden, Utah, to make it in time for the 150th anniversary celebrations of the transcontinental railroad. Here it is fl...
22:13, 05/09/2019

New Free Steam Demo Is A Modern-Day Superman Game The problem with making a game about a superhero like Superman is figuring out ways to impose limits on the character to make sure he’s not overpowered. Undefeated, a free superhero PC game created by a trio of students from Japan’s Vantan Game Acade...
06:39, 08/13/2019

Gold Rally Picks up Steam as Investors Pile In The most-active gold futures contract rose more than 1% Tuesday to $1,435 a troy ounce, heading for a fresh six-year high as investors anticipate lower interest rates and seek alternatives to currencies and bonds....
19:39, 06/25/2019

Steam uses machine learning for its new game recommendation engine Enlarge / The new recommendation engine is part of a new experimental Steam Labs branding. For years now, Valve has been testing new approaches to filter the glut of Steam games down to the ones in which individual users are most likely to show an...
21:52, 07/11/2019

After being reject last year, Steam Link launches on iOS and Apple TV Due to violating many of App Store's guidelines, Valve's Steam Link app was rejected by Apple last year, so Android users were the only ones to be able to bring desktop gaming to their smartphones and tablets.Well, it looks like Apple and Valve manag...
04:00, 05/16/2019

Steam’s new, handsome “Library” update is better 16 years late than never Enlarge / While we prefer our "handsome PC game box" collections with gatefold covers and lenticular prints, we're still pretty charmed by Steam's upcoming update. (credit: Valve) As the West's largest source of downloadable computer games, Steam h...
04:13, 09/05/2019

Big Boy steam locomotive chugs to post-restoration debut CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — One of the world’s biggest and most powerful steam locomotives is chugging to its big debut after five years of restoration work. Big Boy No. 4014 rolled out of a Union Pacific restoration shop in Cheyenne, Wyoming, on Sat...
19:26, 05/04/2019

Steam Libraries Are Getting Long-Awaited Overhaul In September In the time since Valve first started alluding to (and accidentally leaking mock-ups of) a mysterious Steam library overhaul, eras have ended, empires have risen and fallen, and we’ve all grown weary and hunched. Or at least, it feels that way. Now, ...
01:26, 09/05/2019

Valve makes it more difficult for devs to manipulate Steam Valve is now forcing developers to ask before changing their release date. This appears to come as a result of devs manipulating Steam's upcoming releases.Read More...
00:39, 08/08/2019

Valve's Steam Link app is now on iOS, one year after Apple rejected it Valve's Steam Link app has finally landed on the App Store, meaning iOS users can finally beam their Valve-purchased PC games to play on their iPhone, iPad, or Apple TV.Steam is still the leading marketplace for video games on PC, despite some f...
15:52, 05/16/2019

Nvidia RTX adoption slows down according to Steam hardware survey The latest Steam hardware survey is out, and it looks like Nvidia Turing graphics cards are ever so slowly gaining market share. The gains are led by the Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060, which saw a 0.14% boost in May, but don't let that mislead yo...
00:26, 06/05/2019

Vive’s catching up to Rift in Steam’s May hardware survey Steam's May hardware survey shows that Oculus Rift got 45.62% of overall VR usage on Steam. Vive and Vive Pro, meanwhile, total 42.59% of the shareRead More...
05:39, 05/12/2019

Bloodstained: Ritual Of The Night, As Told By Steam Reviews What is a Kickstarter-funded spiritual successor to Castlevania? Either a miserable or non-miserable pile of secrets (and gameplay mechanics), depending on which Steam reviewer you talk to....
05:39, 06/22/2019

Steam's New Customizable AI Tool Scans Your Playtime And Tells You What To Buy Next Just days after the end of a summer sale that laid bare many of Steam’s issues with helping people discover new games, Valve has announced a new section dedicated to “experiments around discoverability, video, machine learning, and more.” It’s called...
22:13, 07/11/2019

16 MMA thoughts, including what Leon Edwards can do to gain steam Edwards notched his eighth straight win Saturday, but a title shot isn't likely. Ariel Helwani shares his thoughts on Edwards' next move, as well as what to expect from Monday's show....
18:13, 07/22/2019

AMD is on a winning streak – so why does Steam Hardware Survey not show that? Every month the Steam Hardware Survey is released, giving us an idea of the type of hardware PC gamers using Steam are running, but it always suggests disappointing results for AMD compared to Intel and Nvidia – and AMD thinks it knows why.In ...
14:13, 07/25/2019

Hurricane Dorian picks up steam, menaces Florida A strengthening Hurricane Dorian is posing an increasing menace to Florida as it swirls toward a possible direct hit on the state over Labor Day weekend...
19:13, 08/29/2019

Restored steam locomotive rolls to anniversary event CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A nearly 80-year-old steam locomotive has been restored and is back on the tracks in the American West to help celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Transcontinental Railroad. Big Boy Number 4014 is longer than two city buses a...
09:00, 05/07/2019

| Serena picks up steam, crushes Japanese qualifier Serena Williams put her nervy start to the French Open behind her by thrashing Kurumi Nara to step up her bid for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title....
16:52, 05/30/2019

Steam's new experiment hub includes AI-based game recommendations Valve is tinkering with the way Steam works, and it wants you to try those experiments for yourself. It's launching a Steam Labs section with usable "works-in-progress" that might make it to the regular game portal if there's enough positi...
01:00, 07/12/2019

Steam will stop supporting Ubuntu Linux over 32-bit compatibility If you're a Linux gamer who prefers Ubuntu, you might want to look for another distribution in the near future. Valve is dropping official support for Ubuntu in Steam as of the operating system's upcoming 19.10 release, which will cut 32-b...
05:26, 06/23/2019

Xbox Project Scarlett games: all the games confirmed and expected on the next Xbox Microsoft officially announced Xbox Project Scarlett during its E3 2019 keynote conference. It's real, and it's coming.Faster and capable of more advanced graphics than its predecessors, the next-generation hardware promises to be the ...
22:00, 07/23/2019

PS4 PS Plus Games SALE: PlayStation games going cheap in Sony Summer sale PlayStation Plus subscribers can save the most in Sony's Summer Sale. But even if you don't have PS Plus, there's loads of savings to be found in the new PlayStation sale....
14:39, 07/25/2019

Microsoft courts Steam’s audience with Xbox Game Pass on PC Okay, Microsoft, what bad karma are you trying to negate? The company is not only bringing several of its games to Steam, relinquishing them from Windows Store purgatory, but it’s also bringing its Game Pass to PC now. That’s a previously-unforeseen ...
23:00, 05/30/2019

Here's the Biggest Steam Engine in the World Going on a Test Run For the First Time in Nearly 60 Years Union Pacific 4014, also known as the one of the only 25 Big Boys ever built and only eight still in existence, is now officially the only one running in the world. Earlier we heard it blow its whistle for the first time since 1962, and yesterday eve...
20:39, 05/03/2019

After nearly 60 years off the tracks, the world's largest steam locomotive roars With plumes of smoke billowing into the sky, the world's largest steam locomotive left Wisconsin on Friday morning, bound for an afternoon stop in West Chicago....
01:26, 07/27/2019

Steam’s library overhaul launches with a beta update September 17 Valve Software is planning to launch a major update that will improve the Steam library. This should make it easier to navigate the games you own.Read More...
19:39, 09/04/2019

Apple reversal allows Valve’s Steam Link streaming app on iOS, tvOS Valve's mobile Steam Link app, which lets users stream PC games to other screens inside and outside the home, is now available on Apple's iOS and tvOS App Stores. The news comes almost a year after Apple revoked its approval for the Steam Link app to...
16:39, 05/16/2019

Hunter Harrison's Train Overhaul Starts Running Out of Steam Precision-scheduled railroading, the industrywide system to boost efficiency pioneered by the late Hunter Harrison, led to widespread improvements in recent years. But the momentum from that shift is now fading....
02:52, 08/24/2019

Steam Store's experimental new features to help you find your next favorite game As the proprietor of the Steam Store, it’s Valve’s job to help you find the games you’re looking for – a job that’s easier starting today with the introduction of three new experimental features that are part of Val...
22:52, 07/11/2019

Cult Classic Alpha Protocol Removed From Sale On Steam Obsidian Entertainment’s 2010 spy-thriller Alpha Protocol has been removed from sale on Steam at the “request of the publisher.” According to a Sega representative, rights to publish the cult-classic RPG have expired. While players who previously bou...
23:52, 06/19/2019

This Year's Steam Summer Sale Was A Mess, Game Developers Say This year’s Grand Prix-themed Steam summer sale was a bumpy ride, to say the least. Two weeks ago, Valve apologized and altered the sale’s meta game—in which players join teams and “race” against each other for prizes—after players found it unbalance...
01:39, 07/10/2019

Spy thriller game Alpha Protocol mysteriously vanishes from Steam In what is perhaps an appropriate maneuver for its subject matter, spy game Alpha Protocol has vanished from Steam with no fanfare to speak of. Unfortunately, the reason for its disappearance is not as exciting as this stealthy exit would imply — and...
02:13, 06/20/2019

AMD and Nvidia on the rise, while Intel struggles in latest Steam survey The latest Steam Hardware and Software survey has been released, giving us a glimpse of the what kind of hardware PC gamers are using – and it seems AMD and Nvidia have a lot to be a happy about, though the picture is less rosy for Intel.Earli...
11:39, 09/06/2019

Valve releases Steam Link app for iPhone, iPad and Apple TV PC gaming is ready to meet iOS, now that Valve's Steam Link app is available for Apple's devices. You can evne play them on your TV easily via the Apple TV, streamed right from your PC. Apple had blocked its release last year, but evidently...
06:00, 05/16/2019

Xbox Game Pass for Steam: Everything you need to know about Microsoft's latest service Today, Microsoft announced several new steps it’s taking to contribute to the thriving PC gaming ecosystem via the successful Xbox Games Pass service. Here's what you need to know....
16:39, 05/30/2019

Steam’s latest experiment tests beefier search features Steam search is getting some notable improvements, like infinite scroll, to help people more easily discover hidden games that they may enjoy.Read More...
04:00, 09/07/2019

Steam's Interactive Recommender Aims to Personalise Game Discovery Steam Labs has unveiled a new experimental feature called Interactive Recommender that aims to dole out more personalised suggestions with a focus on less popular titles....
11:00, 07/12/2019

An artist’s journey from a Chicago steam room to a Brooklyn studio At 23, Rashid Johnson was getting inspiration in a steam room with Jesse Jackson. Now, at 42, he’s a vital voice on black cultural identity in his own space....
17:52, 07/03/2019

Steam recommendation engine no longer favors popular titles Steam has gone back to the drawing board with its game recommendation engine. The gaming marketplace today updated its recommendation feed to be more precise and diverse in the titles it suggests. The Steam Store's discovery system has taken som...
06:26, 09/13/2019

Valve Announces Dota Underlords, Preview Goes Live on Steam Valve has announced a new strategy based game called Dota Overlords, and it has already been made available as a preview for Dota 2 Battle Pass owners....
09:52, 06/14/2019

Autocar confidential: Bentley blows off some steam, Nissan fights the law and more Nissan's Intelligent Mobility autonomous development programme is held back by legal constraints Our reporters empty their notebooks to round up a week in gossip from across the automotive industry This week, as we chat to the motoring industry's ...
07:39, 08/20/2019

Stocks lose steam as threats to growth end relief rally Stocks eked out meager gains on Tuesday amid worries the global economy was faltering after data showed manufacturing activity slowed last month, weakening appetite for risk....
12:13, 07/02/2019

Valve Changes Steam Sale After Widespread Complaints From Developers And Players After a period of stagnation, Valve has gone back to its well of Steam sale meta games—something users have enjoyed in the past, even though they’re ultimately just a means of incentivizing people to spend more money. This time, though, Valve may hav...
07:26, 06/28/2019

30 years after Tiananmen – Is China's pro-democracy movement losing steam? Many pro-democracy activists fled China after the Tiananmen massacre, but they continue to support dissidents from abroad. With Beijing intensifying its crackdown on civil society, the movement faces new challenges....
14:39, 06/03/2019

| Cricket SA pushing full steam ahead with domestic restructure Cricket South Africa is pushing full steam ahead with plans for a domestic restructure that will see the number of professional sides increase from six to 12....
10:13, 08/08/2019

NASA to Land in Mars, Pennsylvania to Celebrate Red Planet with STEAM NASA returns to Mars, Pennsylvania Friday, May 31 to celebrate Mars exploration and share the agency’s excitement about landing astronauts on the Moon in five years....
16:52, 05/23/2019

Wall Street rally loses steam as industrials drag Wall Street's main indexes gave up gains to trade slightly lower on Tuesday, as declines in industrial companies dampened early optimism over easing trade tensions and the prospect of an interest rate cut by the Federal Reserve....
20:26, 06/11/2019

Valve says turning away researcher reporting Steam vulnerability was a mistake Enlarge (credit: Timothy Brown / Flickr) In an attempt to quell a controversy that has raised the ire of white-hat hackers, the maker of the Steam online game platform said on Thursday it made a mistake when it turned away a researcher who recently...
00:39, 08/23/2019

RetroArch will be Steam’s biggest emulation launch yet, coming July 30 Coming to Steam on July 30. (credit: Libretro) RetroArch is coming to Steam as a free download on July 30, marking what appears to be the largest non-commercial emulation launch ever on Valve's digital download storefront. The news came on Friday v...
15:52, 07/13/2019

Quakecon's Steam sale offers steep discounts on 'Doom' and 'Wolfenstein' QuakeCon is right around the corner, and Bethesda is determined to capitalize on the wave of good vibe for id Software's gaming legacy -- including, we'd add, the looming 25th anniversary of Doom II. To that end, it's launching a Quake...
22:26, 07/23/2019

Makers Of Horror Game That Was Removed From Steam Say It's Not Coming Back Anytime Soon When it released in February, Devotion received thousands of positive reviews on Steam and was becoming popular with viewers on Twitch. But it was taken down after only a couple weeks when fans discovered art in the game that appeared to make fun of ...
16:52, 07/15/2019

Severe local 0-Day escalation exploit found in Steam Client Services Enlarge / Breaking bugs are as described—a security flaw in Steam's client service allows easy execution of arbitrary code as LOCALSYSTEM. (credit: Aurich Lawson / Getty Images) Earlier today, disgruntled security researcher Vasily Kravets released...
09:00, 08/08/2019

Shenmue III devs offering refunds for backers expecting Steam keys Enlarge / Artist's conception of Kickstarter backers about to open up their email, expecting a promised Steam key... Back at E3, Shenmue III developer Ys Net and publisher Deep Silver revealed that the PC version of the long-awaited sequel would b...
20:13, 07/02/2019

Epic buys Psyonix, will halt sales of 'Rocket League' on Steam Epic's determination to score exclusives for its game store now includes buying well-known studios. The company has acquired Rocket League creator Psyonix for an unspecified amount, and will bring the vehicular soccer game to the Epic Games Sto...
23:52, 05/01/2019

U.S. stocks lose steam as hopes waver for U.S.-China trade deal Equity indexes on Wall Street gave up earlier gains on Tuesday amid uncertainty over the prospects for a U.S.-China trade deal, while demand for U.S. treasuries and precious metals grew, showing an appetite for less-risky investments....
18:39, 08/27/2019

Delighted Djokovic wins third Madrid Open as Tsitsipas runs out of steam Delighted world number one Novak Djokovic said he was back to his best after winning a third Madrid Open title on Sunday, defeating Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-3 6-4....
01:13, 05/13/2019

Upstart Epic PC Store Launches Its First Steam-Style Mega Sale Epic Games’ store has announced its own take on the Steam Summer Sale—the latest spoonful of Steam’s game-selling pie that Epic has shoveled directly into its mouth. The move comes over a month before Steam typically offers its famous Summer Sale....
18:00, 05/16/2019

Steam game-streaming app debuts on iPhone and iPad, a year after controversy The introduction of Steam Link on Apple devices is a surprise after an episode in May 2018 in which Valve, Steam's parent company, publicly said that Apple's App Store had rejected the app for "business conflicts."...
03:39, 05/16/2019

Derek Jeter’s unanimous Hall of Fame quest gains steam If Mariano Rivera’s unanimous election to the Hall of Fame opened the floodgates, it’s only logical Derek Jeter would be next. The legendary Yankee shortstop, up for election next year, has a no-doubt Hall of Fame résumé, with the championship rings ...
01:26, 07/25/2019

Wall St. dips as trade-fueled relief rally loses steam U.S. stocks edged lower on Tuesday, as a relief rally sparked by optimism over the U.S.-China trade truce stalled after the United States threatened tariffs on additional European goods....
20:26, 07/02/2019

Apex Legends Is Losing Steam, Highlighting Questions of Content and Crunch Those latest tweaks, as well as previous patches, have reportedly come at a steep cost in terms of a gruelling work schedule for the game's developers at Epic/...
11:13, 05/07/2019

Donald Trump’s steam catapult speech grabs headlines in Japan President Donald Trump's preference for steam-powered catapults on U.S. aircraft carriers is drawing attention in Japan, where Trump recently met Prime Minister Shinzo Abe for a multi-day summit....
20:26, 05/29/2019

Britain's love affair with trains ran out of steam. Here's how its railway network compares with others Britain has a love-hate relationship with its railways. The Victorians pioneered the country's modern rail system, which has inspired children's stories from Paddington Bear to Thomas the Tank Engine, and the beloved InterCity 125 train holds the wor...
22:13, 07/16/2019

Crowdfunded 'Outer Wilds' drops Steam for Epic Store exclusivity It's not surprising to see Epic snapping up exclusives for its Games Store, but now it's making moves on crowdfunded titles. Mobius Digital has revealed that its space exploration title Outer Wilds (not to be confused with The Outer Worlds...
18:26, 05/13/2019

Asmodee Digital launches The Lord of the Rings card game on Steam https://fortyseven-dot-yamm-track.appspot.com/Redirect?ukey=1OCxvcYa0n-MpFLbkoHSfWQQzuqq1fCts2wxsEFKAV3w-1599102601&key=YAMMID-98605466&link=httpsyoutu.beKIt3bWe9wosAsmodee Digital has launched The Lord of the Rings: Adventure Card Game on the Window...
22:00, 08/29/2019

Bells, whistles and steam herald U.S. Transcontinental Railroad's 150th birthday As train bells clanged and steam whistles tooted, thousands of people on Friday witnessed the re-enactment of a ceremony in Utah's high desert that marked the completion of the first railroad to span the North American continent 150 years ago....
02:52, 05/11/2019

June Steam hardware survey: The Rift-Vive cap shrinks … sort of The Oculus Rift still leads the charge with 44.12% of the overall VR headset use on Steam, and HTC is at 42.42%. That’s a difference of just 1.7%.Read More...
08:52, 07/07/2019

The Biggest Steam Engine In The World Just Moved Under Its Own Power For The First Time In Decades The Titanic was immense in its day, but would be dwarfed by modern cruise ships. Union Pacific’s Big Boy locomotive was large when it was brand new in 1941–and still looks colossal next to modern trains. One special Boy has been in the barn for a lon...
22:52, 05/02/2019

Valve apologizes for confusing Steam Summer Sale Grand Prix event The Steam Summer Sale 2019 is currently running, and while Valve – the company behind Steam – has been cutting the prices of thousands of PC games, it’s also tried to liven things up with the Steam Grand Prix event, but the compl...
14:52, 06/28/2019

Valve forced to tweak its confusing Steam 'Grand Prix Summer Sale' The little cooperative game Valve conjured up to go with the Steam Summer Sale this year caused some pretty big issues, enough for the company to change things up a bit. Apparently, its mechanics were so complex, confusing and even broken that player...
00:52, 06/29/2019

Microsoft aims to win back PC gamers with Xbox Game Pass on PC and Halo on Steam Phil Spencer, executive vice-president of Gaming at Microsoft has admitted that the company has let down PC gamers in the past – and has explained how it's working to right those wrongs.According to Spencer, “We’ve not alway...
17:52, 05/30/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks lose steam as threats to growth end relief rally Stocks eked out meagre gains on Tuesday amid worries the global economy was faltering after data showed manufacturing activity slowed last month, weakening appetite for risk....
13:52, 07/02/2019

Steam Library update will dynamically sort your gaming backlog, coming Sept. 17 Enlarge / While we prefer our "handsome PC game box" collections with gatefold covers and lenticular prints, we're still pretty charmed by Steam's upcoming update. (credit: Valve) As the West's largest source of downloadable computer games, Steam h...
19:13, 09/04/2019

Petition calling for terminal to be named after Fort Hood's 'hug lady' gains steam More than 82,000 signatures have been collected by late Monday for a petition to rename the Fort Hood air terminal after the "hug lady," whose embrace boosted the spirits of thousands of American soldiers over nearly a decade as they shipped out for ...
12:26, 06/04/2019

Push for 'red flag' laws, background checks gains steam in wake of mass shootings The push for so-called "red flag" laws and stronger background checks is gaining steam amid apparent support from President Trump and Democrats in Congress in the wake of the two mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton, though it presents a delicate cha...
23:13, 08/16/2019

Steam Economy In Chaos After Team Fortress 2 Glitch Guarantees Players Rare Items Hats. It’s always been hats. Ever since Team Fortress 2 first added cosmetics back in 2009, which was (oh no) a decade ago, they’ve been equal parts a cornerstone of Valve’s oft-forgotten multiplayer shooter and a meme at the hat-obsessed game’s expe...
04:00, 07/27/2019

‘Fortnite’ competitor ‘Apex Legends’ is losing steam, highlighting questions of content and crunch Epic Games is facing scrutiny following a report of the extreme hours of labor required to sustain content updates for "Fortnite." Meanwhile a lack of such content appears to be costing "Apex Legends" players, while Respawn Entertainment says it is p...
21:26, 05/06/2019

Red Dead Redemption 2 PC leak: Steam Release confirmed by Rockstar website source code? Rockstar could have inadvertently confirmed the release of a PC version of Red Dead Redemption 2 on PC via an update to the official Social Club app. Here's what you need to know....
15:13, 07/04/2019

Steam Hardware survey shows gamers are embracing AMD and Nvidia, but falling out of love with Intel The latest Steam Hardware and Software survey has been released, giving us a glimpse of the what kind of hardware PC gamers are using – and it seems AMD and Nvidia have a lot to be a happy about, though the picture is less rosy for Intel.Earli...
15:13, 09/06/2019

Destiny 2 free-to-play, cross-save, Steam announcement confirmed via new Shadowkeep leak Another leak has surfaced regarding the future of Destiny 2 and Bungie - here's everything you need to know about the free-to-play move that Bungie is expected to make later this year....
17:52, 06/06/2019

Risk of Rain 2 storms to over 1 million copies sold after 1 month in Steam Early Access Risk of Rain 2 has seen over 1 million copies in sales since hitting Steam Early Access on March 28 for $20. It's Hopoo Games' third title. Read More...
15:39, 05/03/2019

Nadal racks up 12th French crown as Thiem runs out of steam at Roland Garros Defying the years and one of the most fierce onslaughts he has ever faced at Roland Garros, Rafa Nadal won his 12th French Open crown on Sunday, leaving Dominic Thiem crushed and a packed Parisian stadium shaking their heads in wonder....
21:39, 06/09/2019

Canada vows 'full steam ahead' on ratifying trade pact after U.S. lifts metals tariffs Canada will move quickly to ratify the new North American trade pact, Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland said on Saturday, a day after the United States agreed to lift tariffs on Canadian steel and aluminum....
01:13, 05/19/2019

Canada vows 'full steam ahead' on ratifying trade pact after US lifts metals tariffs Canada will move quickly to ratify the new North American trade pact, Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland said on Saturday, a day after the United States agreed to lift tariffs on Canadian steel and aluminum....
21:13, 05/18/2019

US weekly jobless claims unexpectedly rise, sparking fears the labor market is losing steam First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 216,000, down slightly from the 218,000 claims reported for the previous week....
20:52, 06/13/2019

Xbox Live Free Games BONUS: Good news for Microsoft and Xbox as mobile games add Xbox Live Xbox Live might have once been the beating heart of Xbox One consoles online service, but it's rapidly coming to mobile as three titles confirm support for Microsoft achievements and more...
10:13, 05/11/2019

Latest Steam hardware survey is good news for Intel and Nvidia, bad news for AMD The latest Steam Hardware & Software Survey is out, giving us a glimpse of what kind of rigs gamers are using when playing on Steam – and it looks like Windows 10, Intel and Nvidia are dominating PC gaming hardware and software.While the Steam...
12:52, 07/03/2019

Tetris Effect Steam PC Review: A virtually unbeatable rendition of Tetris Tetris Effect is an audiovisual banquet that's fantastic on a flatscreen and exemplary in VR. A brilliant blend of old and new that needs to be witnessed....
20:39, 08/08/2019

Lava, sulfur and steam: After the Hawaii volcano eruption, Hawaii residents struggle to recover A year after lava began flowing in what would become Hawaii's most destructive volcano eruption in decades, thousands are still struggling to recover.        ...
21:52, 06/20/2019

Mobile gaming sensation Lords Mobile is now available on Steam Lords Mobile has been downloaded well over two hundred million times on Android and iOS. It’s a mobile gaming sensation, and you can now download the game for your PC. It came to Steam in early June. You need more than a cute app icon and...
13:52, 06/11/2019

Maruti Suzuki Cut Production By 18% In May 2019; Plans 7 Days Shut Down In June 2019 Barring Super Carry, the company reduced production of all other segments, including that of its big selling compact and mini cars last month. MSI slashed production of passenger vehicles, including......
19:13, 06/11/2019

Bakrid 2019: 7 Delicious Mutton Kabab Recipes To On Eid Al-Adha 2019 Bakrid 2019: With the festival being just around the corner, we've got you a list of kabab recipes to prepare at home and relish with friends and family. From succulent shami kebab to juicy kakori,......
13:26, 08/09/2019

WWC 2019 Roundtable: How does France 2019 move the game forward? How has France 2019 changed the conversation around women's football in terms of visibility, credibility and marketability? CNN's roundtable discusses....
17:13, 07/17/2019

A few must-have games from E3 If you're going to try to keep up with the best video gaming has to offer, you'll want to start thinking about getting these titles when they launch.       ...
23:13, 06/13/2019

The 12 Best Games For 3DS And 2DS It’s been years since the original 3DS launched. There’s an updated version with better 3D , improved controls, and of course, a wealth of excellent games to play. There’s also a 2DS XL that can do everything its 3D brother can do, aside from 3D....
20:52, 08/23/2019

The best games for PC So how do you categorize a beast like gaming on the PC? With decades of titles to pluck from (and the first port of call for most indie titles, too), there's so much to choose from. Gaming on your PC adds the benefits of (nearly always flawless)...
22:13, 07/04/2019

The best games for PS4 Sony's PlayStation 4 is fast approaching its sixth birthday, and that poses a problem. You see, game developers have seen fit to release a game for almost every day the console has been available, leaving you with well over 1,500 titles to choos...
17:39, 07/01/2019

TCL TV catalog 2019: every TCL TV series coming in 2019 TCL is rapidly taking over the mid-range television space. It’s a spot it’s been vying for over the last five years, and with everything from budget HDR sets to 8K QLEDs to offer, it’s really beginning to hold its own.TCL has hel...
15:13, 06/19/2019

The six must-see MLB games of the next 5,000 years What if you had a baseball time machine? One that could only go forward, not backward? Which games would you attend? Sam Miller has a suggested itinerary....
22:39, 08/28/2019

The 12 Best Games For The Xbox One You’re heading to the store to get an Xbox One right now, and need to know which games to get. Or you’re at work or in school, daydreaming about what you want to play next. Or maybe you’re suiting up for a battle in the console war, cinching on your ...
22:52, 05/21/2019

One Of The Best WW2 Board Games Is Now Even Better Memoir 44 was already one of the great tactical board games, stripping the rules of war down to their barest bones and emphasising speed and fun over rulers and fine print. Now, with the release of an expansion that adds aircraft miniatures to the ga...
11:00, 08/09/2019

The best games for Xbox One A series of missteps put Microsoft in second place before the Xbox One even came out. While it's likely to remain there until the next generation begins, there are a lot of people out there who have never experienced what the console has to offe...
15:52, 07/02/2019

The best Android games There are loads of great games available for Android, but how can you pick out the gems from the dross, and amazing touchscreen experiences from botched console ports? With our lists, that’s how!We cover the best titles on Android right now, i...
17:39, 05/03/2019

Games Are Better When You Come To Them Late Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney first came out in 2005. I’m finally playing it in 2019, courtesy of the recent Nintendo Switch port. I’ve never played a Phoenix Wright game before, even though I love mysteries and my friends spent the past decade or so ...
20:00, 05/15/2019

The European Games so far British and Irish boxers kick off the European Games with an array of wins but some big names are eliminated early. John Dennen on the opening days’ action from June 22-24 The post The European Games so far appeared first on Boxing News....
12:00, 06/25/2019

U.S. take charge at Pan Am Games The United States jumped clear at the top of the Pan Am Games medal table after sweeping the 3x3 basketball gold medals on Monday and every indication would suggest they are likely to remain there for duration of the two-week showcase....
10:00, 07/30/2019

The Best Dreamcast Games Here’s a terrifying fact: Sega has been out of the console business longer than they were in it. And while it was the Dreamcast that finally did the struggling giant in, for a platform that was only around for a couple of years it certainly left one ...
01:39, 07/04/2019

The best games for your smartphone Sorry, but mobile gaming is the biggest player in the video game market. In 2018, it made almost half of the industry's global revenue. Smartphone games once existed separately from console and PC titles, but in the wake of titles like Fortnite,...
15:26, 07/05/2019

The Week In Games: The Doctor Will See You Now Dr. Mario has fired his brother, Dr. Luigi and now has control over the clinic once more and he is ready to start giving people pills. So many pills. Dr. Mario World for phones is coming out later this week....
03:26, 07/08/2019

Video Games Should Be Weirder I’ve been thinking a lot about yesterday’s surprise announcement of Playdate, the new handheld games experiment from Firewatch publisher Panic. More than anything, it’s weird: A small, single-purpose handheld with a set 12-week program of mystery gam...
02:26, 05/24/2019

The Week In Games: Brr! It's Cold In Here! Do you love Monster Hunter: World? Do you love snow and ice? Well, then you are going to be very excited this week! A brand new expansion for Monster Hunter: World releases later this week....
02:13, 09/02/2019

The best free-to-play games Gone are the days where free games equated to ropey puzzle games and knock-off clones of games that had a price tag. These days, courtesy of in-app payments and the ease of offering both a sample of title alongside its full-fat version, there's ...
16:26, 07/08/2019

The Week In Games: Saint's Row On The Go Saint’s Row The Third will soon be playable anywhere. That’s right, with Saint’s Row coming to the Switch this week fans will finally be able to use a dildo bat to beat people up while they wait for their bus to arrive. What a great future we live in...
01:00, 05/06/2019

The best games for Nintendo Switch Nintendo's Switch is on a roll. The youngest of the games consoles is punching above its weight with a mix of core Nintendo games that have pushed iconic characters like Mario and Link into the modern gaming age. The Switch is also a portable co...
22:26, 07/03/2019

Here’s What We Know About the New Hunger Games Prequel It’s been more than 10 years since author Suzanne Collins published the first book in the Hunger Games trilogy and kickstarted a global phenomenon that became one of the most lucrative film franchises of all time. Now, nearly four years after t...
02:13, 06/18/2019

Arcade Games, Ranked The Deadspin staff recently moved its office to Times Square, so we’ve been absolutely dying to check out every single frothy tourist trap around us that can sell grilled chicken sandwiches for $25 a pop because it has some sort of cute gimmick. Chie...
01:39, 05/15/2019

How to Win at Classic Arcade Games Even though I had plenty of access to PC games and consoles as a kid (ah, the amazingness that was the Super Nintendo Entertainment System), I loved going to the arcade. While I probably spent way too much time trying to master titles like Smash TV a...
17:52, 06/12/2019

Attitude toward esports does 180 at X Games There was controversy when an esports competition first took place at X Games in 2014. Five years later, action sports stars joke about making millions playing video games as Apex Legends teams compete at the EXP Invitational in Minneapolis....
02:00, 08/02/2019

10 top tennis games for Android and iOS Strawberries and cream, white uniforms and a lot of grunting - there are few events so ingrained in the psyche as Wimbledon. Not all are lucky enough to be able to attend the event in person however, most will be stuck at home finding a Wimbledo...
12:00, 07/06/2019

Goodell: Four preseason games not necessary Roger Goodell believes four preseason games aren't necessary, and they don't meet the standard he expects from NFL play. The NFL commissioner doubled down on that stance Monday....
19:52, 06/03/2019

E3: Nintendo Rolls Out New Games The biggest video game event of the year is underway in Los Angeles. The future of gaming is on display at E3. On Tuesday Nintendo executives unveiled the company’s newest offerings. New “Zelda” and “Resident Evil” games...
02:52, 06/12/2019

The Week In Games: Off The Chain! It’s almost September, and you know what that means. It’s time to ride the cybernetic battle cat of your dreams into the alien frey. Huzzah!...
02:52, 08/26/2019

Games Are Better With Double Jumps Last night, after hours exploring Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night, I unlocked the ability to double jump. It was such a simple thing—one jump, another jump—but I suddenly felt a rush of possibility hit me. That’s because of all the video game-y tri...
21:26, 06/27/2019

The 35 best indie games on PC and consoles Update: Added the open-world survival indie RPG OutwardAlthough the best PC games with cash to splash are quickly evolving, so are the best indie games you might not have heard of. One of the best things about our best indie games list is that m...
00:00, 05/29/2019

Ah, If Only These Nintendo Games Were Real It’s that time of year again! Time for indie Japanese games store Meteor to hold their annual Famicase exhibition, which asks artists from all over the world to create cartridge art for NES/Famicom games that don’t actually exist....
03:52, 05/08/2019

A's RHP Montas suspended 80 games for PED use Oakland Athletics right-hander Frankie Montas was suspended 80 games without pay on Friday after testing positive for Ostarine in violation of Major League Baseball's Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment program....
10:26, 06/22/2019

I Love Games About Bluffing (Or Do I?) I love games that involve bluffing, even though I can never tell when any of my friends are lying. This past weekend, my poker night buddies and I played a tabletop game called Skull, which involves bluffing. I didn’t win, perhaps because I have too ...
19:00, 07/16/2019

Maybe You Just Like Watching Baseball Games FiveThirtyEight, Nate Silver’s math blog, published an article by Travis Sawchik yesterday under the headline “Do We Even Need Minor League Baseball?” In the piece, Sawchik argues that advancements in technology and data analysis have made both the d...
23:39, 09/10/2019

We Need More Funny Video Games Comedy is one of the toughest things to get right. A lot of what makes humor connect is delivery and timing, whether it be an energetic setup to a deadpan punchline or an awkward silence left to linger in a movie scene. Games have plenty of throwaway...
08:26, 08/17/2019

The Curse Of The Yakuza Games The Yakuza games and their spin-offs have long starred some of Japan’s biggest celebrities. Now that some of those celebs have ended up in trouble, there are rumblings of a Yakuza curse. Dun dun dun....
13:52, 07/03/2019

Boy, 9, has built more than 30 mobile games Seated in a stylish living room of a home in a suburb of Nigeria's commercial center, Lagos, Basil Okpara Jr. is tapping away on his laptop keyboard....
20:13, 08/06/2019

The Week In Games: Totally Rad Yo, this upcoming week is totally tubular and rad. Like, you know it is just super rad. Very gnarly. Other 80s slang and phrases. Rad is coming out next week. I love the look of this game, but it doesn’t sound like it is very......rad. See what I did...
00:13, 08/19/2019

Get Over Yourself and Play Video Games With Your Kid You have to play video games with your children. It isn’t optional anymore. It’s your parental responsibility. Your child is growing up in an electronically mediated world, where the line between “virtual” and “real” life is becoming more and more bl...
20:26, 06/11/2019

The Week In Games: Despite All My Rage 2 Another week, another list of games coming out. The big one this week is Rage 2, which is a sequel that I really wanted but I doubt many others wanted. It is really nice of Bethesda, Id and Avalanche Studios to make a game for me and like 12 other pe...
04:26, 05/13/2019

The Week In Games: Race Together, Die Alone Get ready to go fast! Team Sonic Racing is speeding into stores this week for all major platforms. Our own Mike Fahey enjoyed the game, calling it “...a very good kart racer with a game-changing co-op twist.”...
01:00, 05/20/2019

Live-Action Games Are Having A Renaissance Full-motion video games have been around since the early days of VHS, but their implementation of real actors on camera usually felt like gimmicks. Now, though, the way developers are utilizing the strengths of real actors on camera is getting really...
21:52, 08/30/2019

The ten best console racing games of all time Enlarge / It's never a bad time to bust out your wheel—here's the T-GT wheel. (credit: Jonathan Gitlin) Welcome to Ars Gaming Week 2019! As a staff full of gamers and game-lovers, we'll be serving up extra reviews, guides, interviews, and other stor...
17:26, 08/22/2019

Netflix to invade E3 (and it might be bringing new games with it) Netflix revealed today that it was going to host a panel at E3, of all things. It’s not-so-subtly hinting at an interest in games, which it’s been developing for several months despite outwardly expressing the opposite. If nothing else, I’d be curiou...
06:26, 05/15/2019

Jobs done at Pan Am Games, now looks ahead to Olympics Eve Jobs contributed to a United States bronze in team show jumping at the Pan Am Games and narrowly missed out on another in the individual event on Friday, putting the youngest daughter of Apple founder Steve Jobs in the Olympic conversation....
15:00, 08/10/2019

Why bother playing games, when you can just read them instead? Every Friday, several A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the real action is down in the comments, where we invite you to answer our eternal question: What Ar...
08:13, 05/17/2019

Week In Games: Let's Go Make Another Mario Perhaps the best-known game coming out this week is Super Mario Maker 2, a sequel much anticipated by many of us here at Kotaku, not to mention Mario fans everywhere. But that’s not the only cool game on the docket this week. There’s a Switch port of...
00:00, 06/24/2019

Here Are the 31 Games Coming to Google Stadia Google has provided a list of 31 games that are coming to Stadia, its cloud-based video gaming service, with more to be announced at E3 2019 and beyond....
22:00, 06/07/2019

We Do Not Need To Defend Video Games From Politicians We have reached the point in American society where you can reliably predict the series of events that immediately follow a mass shooting. In 2019, you can set a clock to it: After the shock and scramble to understand what happened amid the chaotic p...
01:52, 08/06/2019

EA Announces Three New Games From Smaller Studios At EA Play 2019 the large publisher revealed three new games that they are releasing under their EA Originals label. The three games are being developed by smaller studios. No Way Out developers Hazelight, Zoink! developers of Fe and Glowmade are all...
01:13, 06/09/2019

Some Of The Best Summer Games Done Quick Runs So Far Summer Games Done Quick is in full swing with speedrunners racing to complete games as fast as possible. The charity event always boasts exciting runs, and while there’s still plenty of time left, there are already plenty of highlights to help you ge...
04:13, 06/27/2019

Riot Games And Sexism, One Year Later In the year since Kotaku’s investigation into sexism at Riot Games, the 2,500-person company behind League of Legends, the company has crafted and self-injected its proposed antidote to its so-called “bro culture.”...
23:00, 08/07/2019

UK Reveals Five Games of the Non-Conference Schedule (AP Photo/James Crisp) The Kentucky Basketball team likes to release its schedule a little at a time and on Thursday revealed the first five games on Twitter. We're beginning to build the 2019-20 schedule. Our games so far … Nov. 5 –...
02:13, 05/10/2019

The best PS4 Pro games: push your console to its 4K HDR limits There's no doubt about it: Sony's PS4 Pro is one of the best gaming consoles money can buy – maybe even the best. But when it comes to stocking up on new games, it's worth doing your research. There are a lot of PS4 Pro gam...
15:13, 08/23/2019

Before The Hunger Games: the best book prequels As Suzanne Collins announces a prequel to her bestselling trilogy, Lucy Mangan picks the most successful new beginningsDelighted cries rang out like the song of so many mockingjays when it was announced last week that Suzanne Collins is to publish a ...
10:13, 07/01/2019

The best co-op games to play with your badass mom on Mother’s Day Moms deserve better than dinner at a restaurant in a shopping mall for Mother’s Day. Give them the heads of their enemies instead, with a day of co-op gaming. Trust us: they’ll prefer it over a dozen wilted gas station roses. It doesn’t matter if the...
23:26, 05/09/2019

The Week In Games: Summer Things Stranger Things season 3 is almost here and next week, to coincide with the new season, a game based on the popular show launches on all major platforms. Will Barb return? (Probably not.)...
23:39, 06/30/2019

Help Your Kid Become a Better Problem Solver With These Video Games If you haven’t picked up a controller in a while, you might see your kids’ video games as mindless fun, or as their reward for cleaning their room. But video games can be more than that. While immersed in a virtual world, children can learn how to so...
17:26, 08/05/2019

11 best open world games on PC today Now that gaming PCs are more powerful than ever before, the best PC games have evolved in ways no one would have seen coming a decade ago. If you want proof, just take a look at the best open world games on PC. Even traditionally linear franchises ar...
23:26, 05/15/2019

The Hidden Psychology Behind Games of Thrones As Game of Thrones barrels to its conclusion, impatient fans can find torrents of rumors and alleged leaks as to who will rule Westeros when the curtain closes. We will not be linking to these flagrant would-be spoilers, but we can offer proprietary ...
20:52, 05/09/2019

How does Hollywood Game Night come up with its games? NBC’s Hollywood Game Night brings together two civilian contestants and some of their favorite celebrities for a night of fun party games and a chance to win $25,000. We spoke with some of the show producers and host Jane Lynch to find out how the G...
20:39, 07/09/2019

Skateboarding does not need Games validation, says Hawk Skateboarding does not need the prestige of Olympic status, and it could inadvertently harm the sport's counter-cultural standing, skateboarding great Tony Hawk said on Saturday....
04:13, 08/11/2019

The Week In Games: Say, That's A Nice Bike A quiet week. E3 is getting closer and closer and as usual, game releases are slowing down during this time of the year. But for you fans of fast motorcycles, the season is just starting! MotoGP 19 is out later this week for most platforms. Vroom vro...
00:00, 06/03/2019

U.S., Canada need to open eyes to Pan Am Games The United States and Canada need to open their eyes to what is happening outside their own borders if the Pan American Games is to get the kind of attention it deserves, the secretary general of Panam Sports said on Saturday....
16:39, 08/04/2019

Olympic Games Are Getting More Competitive for Advertisers The Olympic Games remain advertising gold—so much so that exclusive sponsorship deals are becoming much costlier for the world’s most powerful companies....
13:13, 06/25/2019

Here are the Star Wars games on sale for May the 4th May the 4th is almost upon us, and if you’re anything like me, you’re going to indulge in some Star Wars video games, which let you live out your space-faring action hero fantasies. Luckily for us, most gaming platforms are eager to cater to this lov...
01:52, 05/04/2019

Video games do not cause violence – but makers do need to think about it There is no compelling evidence that games cause real-life bloodshed, but the industry must address its attitude to guns and conflict, or risk being drowned out by fearmongersIt was not a surprise to see Donald Trump and a cabal of other Republican p...
17:52, 08/07/2019

The Golden Age Of Sierra On-Line's 'Big Box' PC Games Complete In Box is finally tackling a much-requested topic: The classic games of Sierra On-Line, one of the 80s’ and 90s’ most popular publishers of “big box” PC games. And to do it right, we teamed up with one of the best-known collectors of classic...
21:13, 05/08/2019

When you play the games of the Game Of Thrones, do they win, or do they die? Game Of Thrones is a series, fundamentally, about power: How you get it, what you do with it, and—in some of its most memorably bloody moments—what happens to people when they think they have it, but really don’t. Video games are good at power, too, ...
17:39, 05/07/2019

A's Montas suspended 80 games, out for playoffs Oakland right-hander Frankie Montas, in the midst of a breakout season, received an 80-game suspension after testing positive for Ostarine, a performance-enhancing substance....
02:52, 06/22/2019

| Kante set to miss Chelsea's next two games Maurizio Sarri says N'Golo Kante is likely to miss Chelsea's crucial games against Eintracht Frankfurt and Leicester after he suffered a hamstring injury....
22:26, 05/05/2019

Knights, tanks, and wizards: AR’s top 5 games Remote AR promises to take the loneliness out of augmented reality and turn it into an immersive experience that can be fully shared between friends.Read More...
09:26, 08/07/2019

This 9-year-old has built more than 30 mobile games Seated in a stylish living room of a home in a suburb of Nigeria's commercial center, Lagos, Basil Okpara Jr. is tapping away on his laptop keyboard....
09:00, 08/07/2019

Fans have run onto field for three Dodgers games in a row For three days in a row, fans have rushed Dodgers players on the field -- the first at Dodgers Stadium and the next two at Chase Field.       ...
01:26, 06/27/2019

Stop Calling Games 'Metroidvania' Let’s talk about one of my least favorite words in the video game lexicon: metroidvania. A portmanteau combining the video game titles Metroid and Castlevania, it takes two made-up video game titles that are pretty cool and evocative on their own and...
21:13, 07/02/2019

The History Of Lightsabers In Video Games The lightsaber is the main weapon of the Jedi and Sith and is seen often in the main Star Wars films and TV shows. It emits a powerful beam of focused energy and also makes a really fun noise when you move it around. You know the one. You’ve made it ...
01:00, 05/06/2019

The Fed should stop its interest-rate games Rather than try to figure out which placebo will best assuage the delicate psychologies of day-traders, the Federal Reserve Board should announce it anticipates a long, long pause in any interest-rate manipulation....
07:39, 08/02/2019

Kapow! The history of fighting games We’ve come a long way since that 80s one where you punched a bull in the face. As fighting games hit home in Black Mirror’s Striking Vipers, we chart their evolutionNicole Beharie Q&A: ‘Technology might hinder a relationship in the Black Mirror world...
13:52, 06/01/2019

Video games are literature’s new frontier Games like Uncharted 2, The Last of Us, and Red Dead Redemption 2 are interactive, experiential art that deeply immerse the player in the narratives.Read More...
12:02, 08/14/2019

There Are Some Decent Card Games On The Switch, And More On The Way Hearthstone, The Elder Scrolls: Legends, and Gwent are nowhere to be found on the Nintendo Switch. While it’s unclear what’s holding the biggest digital card games back from the platform, their absence has opened up space for a handful of other decen...
20:00, 05/15/2019

Twitch Isn’t Just For Watching Games, It’s For Waiting For Them Earlier this week, Sony announced the Death Stranding release date via a nearly day-long Twitch stream that mostly just showed handprints appearing on a black screen. The reasons why fans would watch this is obvious: Anticipation is exciting, and inf...
02:00, 06/01/2019

Outer Wilds Is One Of The Best Games I've Ever Played If you put me in a room with ten executives and asked me to pitch Outer Wilds, here is what I would say: “It’s got the exploration of a Metroid game and the structure of Majora’s Mask crossed with the interstellar wonder of No Man’s Sky and the narra...
16:13, 06/24/2019

The Galaxy Note 10 can stream games from your PC Samsung is keeping gamers in mind with the Galaxy Note 10. Though the PlayGalaxy Link P2P streaming service, you can stream PC games to your Note 10 and keep playing while you're on the move -- all without having to store games on your phone....
02:39, 08/08/2019

Nintendo is considering more than just NES games for Switch Online Ever since the Nintendo Switch Online service launched back in 2018, fans have been clamoring for a more fleshed-out online offering – mainly when it comes to retro games. Judging by this year's Nintendo shareholder's meeting, i...
14:52, 06/28/2019

Somehow, I Can’t Get Hooked On Anime Gambling Games You know gacha games, right? Those free-to-play anime games with built-in slot machines you can play to collect new characters? They’re everywhere. Smartphone app stores are absolutely lousy with them because you can get them all for free, and people...
22:13, 05/14/2019

Google Stadia games won’t be free, but they don’t have to be Google Stadia was first unveiled a few months ago, but Google waited until the E3 gaming event earlier this month to give us more details about the game streaming service. We now know when and where it’ll launch as well as how much it’ll ...
23:00, 06/28/2019

One Of The Coolest Rhythm Games Ever, Now On Switch Originally released for iOS and Android way back in 2012, Rayark’s Cytus is one of the sleekest, most stylish rhythm games out there. Today it’s out on the Switch as Cytus Alpha, and with more than 200 songs (including previously unreleased tracks), ...
22:13, 05/14/2019

One positive test so far at Pan Am Games say officials There has been one positive test at this year's Pan Am Games out of 1,197 anti-doping controls, officials said on Friday with three days of competition remaining....
22:39, 08/09/2019

One of the best PlayStation games of all time just launched on iOS The more powerful our mobile devices become, the more frequently we’re seeing full console games make their way over to our phones and tablets. There’s often some fanfare when a major console game is ported to mobile, like when Fortnite f...
21:52, 08/06/2019

Pokémon Sleep: are games really the best way to get more rest? The augmented-reality giant is promising to turn shuteye into entertainment but experts aren’t convinced about the gamification of sleep Having swept the world of augmented reality with Pokémon Go, Pikachu et al are about to augment the reality of ou...
18:52, 05/29/2019

Playtika doubles down with a new casual games lab Playtika, the big social games casino company based in Tel Aviv, said it is launching an independent division dedicated to the creation and rapid development of casual games.Read More...
18:39, 05/20/2019

Cy-Hawk showdown among 7 Big 12 games vs. other Power 5s Iowa State and No. 19 Iowa still highly anticipated even though game fell short of being first with both ranked       ...
11:39, 09/12/2019

Let's Rank The Total War Games, From Best To Worst Few series are as dear to my heart as Creative Assembly’s Total War, with its mix of history, real-time tactics and turn-based strategy. Spanning 19 years and 13 games, there are times I feel like Total War games could occupy spots 1-13 on my all-tim...
03:52, 07/11/2019

How to Stream PC Games on Your Galaxy Note 10 The Galaxy Note 10, the latest in Samsung’s line of big, stylus-enabled smartphones, has a new feature that isn’t getting as much attention as the rest. The Note 10 is the first phone to support PlayGalaxy Link, a Samsung service that allows players ...
00:13, 09/12/2019

N.F.L. Suspends Bills Rookie for 6 Games Tyrel Dodson had previously been placed on the commissioner’s exempt list because he faces misdemeanor charges of domestic violence and disorderly conduct....
04:52, 09/13/2019

Why I love notebooks in video games In Discworld Noir, they help untangle puzzles. In Red Dead Redemption 2, they flesh out the central character. Is the notebook gaming’s most powerful narrative tool?We use notebooks to give form to the intangible, jotting down half-formed ideas and s...
15:00, 05/01/2019

Add Three Excellent Switch Games to Your Library For $40 Each Mario Kart 8 Deluxe [Digital Code] | $40 | AmazonDonkey Kong Country: Tropic Freeze [Digital Code] | $40 | Amazon Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition [Digital Code] | $40 | Amazon...
14:26, 06/12/2019

On #WorldEmojiDay, Guessing Games Take Over The Internet A number of guessing games have taken over Twitter and Facebook on World Emoji Day 2019, as various brands and companies try to engage their followers with emoji-themed posts....
11:39, 07/17/2019

Durant still limited, unlikely to play in games 1-2 Kevin Durant resumed light workouts in his recovery from a calf injury, but the Golden State Warriors are not expecting the All-Star forward to be on the court for the first two games of the NBA Finals in Toronto....
19:00, 05/29/2019

‘What are they, 15 games out?’ A Yankees-Red Sox role reversal BOSTON — What a difference a year makes. The Yankees head to Boston for a four-game set beginning Friday in command of the AL East and with the best record in the majors — pretty much where the Red Sox were last season. And the Red Sox are trying to ...
13:52, 09/06/2019

Emulator uses AI to offer the translations your games never had Many classic video games are only available in one language, making it difficult to enjoy them as a non-speaker unless you have a fan translation. Now, though, you might just need the right software. Version 1.7.8 of the RetroArch emulator front en...
18:39, 09/02/2019

All The Nintendo Games Ported From The Wii U To The Switch The Wii U wasn’t exactly a raging success. The Nintendo Switch certainly is. So you can’t blame Nintendo for wanting to bring a bunch of games that a lot of people missed on the former over to the latter....
09:26, 09/05/2019

Fancy Logos For Games That Don't Actually Exist For the past few days, I’ve had the pleasure of reading a copy of Raid, a magazine featuring a bunch of super talented artists and graphic designers coming up with logos and briefs for games that don’t actually exist....
02:52, 05/22/2019

The Neo Geo Arcade Stick Pro Has 20 SNK Games Built In Earlier this month SNK announced the Neo Geo Arcade Stick Pro, a fight stick with a design based on the Neo Geo CD’s Controller Pad stick. Turns out it’s not only a joystick but also a standalone retro console that can be hooked directly to a televis...
19:26, 09/10/2019

A brief history of cheating at video games For as long as we've played games, there have been players willing to break the rules in order to win. Whether it's rolling weighted dice, counting cards, or hip checking pinball machines, you can bet your bottom dollar that if there's...
17:39, 06/15/2019

Smith: 18 NFL games not in players' best interest NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith confirmed to ESPN that the NFL proposed an 18-game schedule in early labor negotiations, as the Wall Street Journal reported Friday, but he said he doesn't see it "being in the best interest of our players."...
04:26, 07/13/2019

Video Games That Let You Travel To The Moon This weekend marks the 50th anniversary of the historic Apollo 11 mission and the Moon landing. Five decades ago, NASA used old computers and a lot of math to send men to the moon and bring them back. In honor of this historic event, let’s take a loo...
02:39, 07/21/2019

In praise of ultra-short games Enlarge / Is falling in this hole going to take long? I have a meeting at 2... These days, the game industry at large seems to be focused on games that can keep players playing, and paying, indefinitely. This overarching genre of "forever" games e...
20:39, 05/29/2019

The Week In Games: Avengers And Everyone Else, Assemble! The Avengers, their friends and some of their foes are hitting the Switch this week with the release of Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3. Pick your favorite hero and argue with your friends who is getting stuck playing with the right Joycon....
23:52, 07/14/2019

Oculus VP: 2D games will find a new home in VR Nearly one year ago – in May 2018 – something amazing happened: Beat Saber, a breakout VR game from Beat Games, hit the top of the Steam charts. It was a groundbreaking moment for VR and one that Oculus’ Vice President of Sp...
17:39, 06/13/2019

All The Video Games You Can't Play When You're Pregnant There are plenty of fun things you can’t really do when pregnant: waterslides, alcohol, trampolines, staying up past 10pm. You’d think that video games would be a totally unaffected pursuit, but as I’ve discovered, even cherished sofa-time is not saf...
21:00, 05/22/2019

PS5 and PS4 players will be able to play games together online Although it could be months or even years before we actually see the next-generation home gaming console Sony has been teasing in recent weeks, the picture of the PlayStation 5 is beginning to take shape. In the same week that Sony showed just how fa...
02:13, 05/24/2019

Durant traveling to Toronto for Games 1 and 2 Injured star Kevin Durant is accompanying the Warriors to Toronto for Games 1 and 2, even though he has already been ruled out of Game 1 with a strained calf....
00:13, 05/29/2019

Two Old Men Rank The SNES Games On Switch After years of wishing and hoping, Nintendo finally added a selection of Super Nintendo games to its Switch online service. Which of the 20 classics should you play first? We had Kotaku’s resident old men, Chris Kohler and Mike Fahey, Statler and Wal...
13:00, 09/07/2019

Lightsabers In Video Games Are Too Weak At E3 this past week we saw a good amount of gameplay from the upcoming Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, the new game from Apex Legends developers Respawn Entertainment. The game looks good and I’m excited to see characters like Saw Gerrera appear. But ...
23:00, 06/16/2019

A Six-Sided LED Screen You Can Play Games On One of the cooler things we stumbled across at E3 last week was over at the IndieCade booth. The Pixxl Maze from Hungary-based PirateGames is a cube made of 6 LED panels. While not quite 4K, the 32x32 resolution still cooks up some colorful glowing v...
21:00, 06/19/2019

Play These Retro Video Games With Your Kid You know who are the worst people on earth? Dingbats who condescendingly scoff at creative works because they’re not “modern.” Those who go to revival screenings to guffaw at pre-digital special effects, or who say things like, “This game sucks! The ...
01:00, 07/25/2019

The Week In Games: Are You Ready For Some Football? Like taxes and death, we can never really escape the yearly Madden games. If you love football, then get ready. This week Madden NFL 20 releases for PS4, Xbox One and PC....
05:00, 07/29/2019

What is ray tracing? The games, the graphics cards and everything else you need to know Ever since Nvidia Turing was announced back at Gamescom 2018, ray tracing has been the talk of the town. This rendering method has long been the holy grail of graphics technology, but finally with graphics cards like the Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080, you ...
19:13, 07/26/2019

Ben Simmons will probably beat you one-on-one -- in video games Besides being good at basketball, Philadelphia 76ers star Ben Simmons is good at video games. The Australian guard's current favorite is PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, but his love for video games began while playing Resistance and Call of Duty....
21:13, 07/30/2019

Square Enix Doesn't Know Where Some Of Its Old Games Are Square Enix, one of the largest video game publishers on the planet, is interested in getting its entire back catalogue of games together so it can sell/stream them to you online. But there’s just this one tiny problem: some of the older games are mi...
06:26, 06/14/2019

How Vegas handled two quirky NFL preseason games Two quirky NFL preseason games made it an interesting night for the Las Vegas sportsbooks Thursday. The Ravens beat the Eagles 26-15 for their 16th straight preseason win, but that wasn’t any consolation for Over bettors. The game was stopped with 11...
07:13, 08/23/2019

TurboGrafx-16 mini arrives next March with nearly 50 games Konami's attempt to ride the retro console bandwagon, the TurboGrafx-16 mini, now has a release date and a rather hefty game list. The company has revealed that the mini will be available exclusively through Amazon on March 19th, 2020, with pre...
22:52, 07/12/2019

Argentina make kit-astrophic exit from Pan Am Games Argentina's women's basketball team made a kit-astrophic exit from the Pan Am Games on Wednesday when they were forced to forfeit a preliminary round match to Colombia after showing up with the wrong uniforms....
10:13, 08/08/2019

Trump Takes Credit for the Red Sox Winning Exactly Three Games President Donald Trump started his week by seemingly insisting that the Boston Red Sox have him to thank for their extremely limited winning streak over the past several days....
15:39, 05/13/2019

Pan Am Games Protesters Get Probation. Olympians Get a Warning. Two athletes who protested the national anthem at a recent competition were placed on 12 months’ probation. But stopping other competitors from making political stands at next year’s Tokyo Olympics won’t be easy....
23:52, 08/21/2019

Hunger Games prequel book and possible movie on the way Suzanne Collins has written a book set in Panem 64 years before the original dystopian trilogy and Lionsgate has confirmed interest in adapting it for the big screenSuzanne Collins is writing a prequel to her best-selling Hunger Games trilogy with a ...
20:13, 06/17/2019

A Plague Tale Is One Of The Most Disturbing Games I’ve Played It’s been so long since a game has truly scared me that A Plague Tale: Innocence caught me completely off guard. Tense, terrifying, and meticulously crafted, Plague Tale excels at making you feel utterly helpless. Set in late 1349 in Aquitaine, Franc...
01:00, 08/25/2019

TurboGrafx-16 Mini Launches In March With 50-ish Games You’ll be able to complete the trifecta of tiny 16-bit throwback systems on March 19, 2020, when Konami releases the TurboGrafx-16 Mini. It’ll include Dracula X, Bonk’s Revenge, Gradius and many more games, including many Japanese exclusives....
08:13, 07/12/2019

Missed the E3 News? Here Are the Games and Consoles We’re Most Excited About Ah, the Electronics Entertainment Expo, or E3 for short — that time of the year when the video game industry gathers to tell us all about the incredible games and projects it’s working on. From a Breath of the Wild sequel to Keanu Reeves ...
23:52, 06/11/2019

Dee Gordon back with Mariners after missing 19 games MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Seattle Mariners have reinstated second baseman Dee Gordon from the injured list, following a 19-game absence because of a bruised right wrist. Gordon was hit by a pitch on May 9 in New York. He was batting .281 with 16 runs, s...
00:00, 06/12/2019

Review: Blood and Truth is one of VR’s best action games Blood and Truth is a decidedly British PSVR game that plays out like a Guy Ritchie flick. It’s a grime-filled love letter to the kind of action pieces Vinnie Jones and Jason Statham flourish in – only you get to be the star of this one instead. It’s ...
02:13, 05/29/2019

Eflin 1st in MLB with 2 complete games, Phils top Royals 7-0 KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Zach Eflin became the majors’ first pitcher with two complete games this season, lifting the Philadelphia Phillies over the Kansas City Royals 7-0 Saturday night. Eflin (5-3) finished his second career shutout, the other...
10:26, 05/12/2019

NBA suspends free agent Beasley for five games Michael Beasley, an unsigned free agent and former second overall pick in the NBA Draft, has been suspended five games by the league for a violation of its drug policy, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic....
11:00, 08/09/2019

Buccaneers CB Ryan Smith suspended four games Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback Ryan Smith has been suspended for four games in 2019 for violating the NFL's policy on performance-enhancing substances....
17:39, 07/11/2019

Hear Me Out: Infinite-Field Baseball Games A few weeks ago, I was reading this interview with architectural critic Paul Goldberger about baseball stadiums in America when I stumbled upon a reminder from Goldberger that doubles as a breathtaking conversation piece for stoners all across the la...
00:39, 05/31/2019

Vertigo Games releases VR co-op shooter ‘After the Fall’ Vertigo Games previewed its new multiplayer VR shooter After the Fall today at the Upload VR conference. The game, set in the frigid aftermath of a 1980s post-apocalyptic Los Angeles, can be played solo or with up to four players. The objective is to...
18:39, 06/10/2019

Rio Rico grad & UA alum win gold at Pan Am Games LIMA, PERU – Two track and field athletes with University of Arizona ties joined diver Delaney Schnell by medaling at the 2019 Pan American Games.  Rio Rico High school grad Carlos Villareal (who’ll be a senior at the U of A) grabbed a go...
09:52, 08/09/2019

Raptors win first NBA title, knocking off Warriors in six games In the first NBA Finals featuring games played outside the United States, the Raptors prevailed behind a strong playoff run from Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard and fan support that stretched across Canada....
16:39, 06/14/2019

Video Games Get One Step Closer To Being In The Olympics Although the Olympics are known more physical competitive pursuits like gymnastics and swimming, the organization has been inching closer and closer to the world of esports over the last few years. Its latest toe dip into the water comes in the form ...
22:52, 09/11/2019

Games: Mexico celebrates on Peru Independence Day at Pan Ams It might have been Peru's Independence Day but it was Mexico doing much of the celebrating at the Pan Am Games on Sunday as they continued their spectacular start in Lima, claiming gold in the women's mountain bike and taekwondo....
23:00, 07/28/2019

Games: No Biles, no problem as U.S. steamrolls to Pan Am gold Simone Biles did not make the trip to Lima but the U.S. women's gymnastics juggernaut didn't need the services of the world and Olympic champion as they steamrolled to the Pan Games team gold medal on Saturday....
09:00, 07/28/2019

My.Games will launch global game store in Q4 My.Games is a Russian game publisher that is going global. And so the company announced today that its My.Games Store will debut in the fourth quarter.Read More...
17:39, 08/16/2019

Activision Results Hurt by Lack of New Games Activision Blizzard’s revenue fell nearly 15% in the second quarter, hurt by the videogame maker once again not releasing any major new games during the period....
05:52, 08/09/2019

The 10 Video Games We Can’t Wait to Play This Fall Can you feel it in the air? The heat is starting to falter. The wind is coming in stronger. Starbucks is about to start selling Pumpkin Spice Lattes. Fall is almost here, and with it come all the biggest video game releases of the year. It’s al...
17:13, 08/26/2019

Netflix is launching two Stranger Things games After dominating the streaming video arena, Netflix is set to dip its toes into gaming. At E3 last night, the company announced it’s going to make video games based on its popular original shows, starting with its hit 80s-themed horror series, Strang...
11:52, 06/13/2019

'Shenmue 3' will be an Epic Games Store exclusive on PC Surprise! The PC version of Shenmue 3 is now an Epic Games Store exclusive. That means the crowdfunded sequel, which was originally unveiled as part of Sony's E3 press conference in 2015, won't be sold through Steam or any other PC-centric ...
21:13, 06/10/2019

Put Yaddle In Star Wars Games, You Cowards Star Wars games like Galaxy of Heroes and LEGO Star Wars include hundreds of characters. Some are popular, like Han Solo or Darth Vader. But many of these games also include lesser-known or obscure characters, like Bib Fortuna. Yet after decades of S...
22:26, 05/04/2019

WNBA bans Williams 10 games for dom. violence The Sparks' Riquna Williams, who was charged last December on felony counts for allegedly striking an ex-girlfriend and then threatening another person with a firearm, has been suspended 10 games by the WNBA....
05:13, 07/17/2019

No link between video games and violence, studies say NEW YORK (AP) — Do video games trigger violent behavior? Scientific studies have found no link. But the persistent theory is back in the headlines following Saturday's mass shooting in El Paso, Texas....
19:26, 08/06/2019

Cyberpunk 2077 And More Games Coming To Stadia CD Projekt Red’s anticipated Keanu Reeves vehicle Cyberpunk 2077 is coming to Stadia among other games, Google said today in its second Stadia Connect livestream....
07:39, 08/20/2019

Overwatch Cheaters Are About To Get Games Automatically Shut Down Blizzard is currently testing a new and interesting way of dealing with cheaters in an Overwatch match: whenever cheating is detected, they’ll just automatically shut the game down, no questions asked. They call it the “next evolution of cheat detect...
07:00, 07/16/2019

YouTube will exclusively stream 13 MLB games this season YouTube has just made another major push with its sports broadcasting agenda, announcing a deal with Major League Baseball (MLB) that will give it exclusive rights to 13 games during the 2019 season. The games will be livestreamed for viewers in the....
18:13, 04/30/2019

Try these drinking games for the Democratic primary debates These aren’t your father’s debates. Political junkies are treating the two-night Democratic primary debates like a Beltway Super Bowl — by scheduling watch parties, drafting the rules for drinking games and mocking up bingo cards. T...
22:39, 06/26/2019

Wade plans to work out with LeBron before games While Dwyane Wade's retired from the NBA, he tells the Los Angeles Times that he plans to work out with former teammate LeBron James both at the Lakers' training facility and at Staples Center before games this season....
09:26, 09/08/2019

The Days When Blockbuster Had Exclusive Video Games On the season finale of Complete In Box, we’re taking a look at a piece of gaming history that’s so totally ‘90s: The rental store exclusive video game....
23:52, 06/05/2019

Start Times Set For EKU Home Football Games RICHMOND, Ky. – Start times for Eastern Kentucky University’s five home football games were announced today. The Colonels will begin the 2019 season at home against Valparaiso on Thursday, August 29.  Kick off is scheduled for 7 p.m. After playing ...
02:52, 05/15/2019

Sony to buy 'Spider-Man' developer Insomniac Games PlayStation console maker Sony Interactive Entertainment said on Monday it would buy privately held Insomniac Games Inc, known for developing games such as Marvel's "Spider-Man" and third-person shooter "Ratchet & Clank" franchise....
00:00, 08/20/2019

The Week In Games: Inglorious Void Bastards Sometimes a game just looks so damn cool you want to play it and Void Bastards is one of those games. It just looks incredible. Like an old comic book and a first-person shooter got together, had a baby and raised it in space. Also, that name is grea...
01:00, 05/27/2019

Sony to Buy Spider-Man Developer Insomniac Games Sony Interactive Entertainment on Monday announced a deal to buy Insomniac Games, the studio behind hot-selling Spider-Man and Ratchet & Clank video games....
10:26, 08/20/2019

Remembering the best shareware-era DOS games that time forgot Enlarge / A DOS prompt. Welcome to Ars Gaming Week 2019! As a staff full of gamers and game-lovers, we'll be serving up extra reviews, guides, interviews, and other stories all about gaming from August 19 to August 23. Anyone who has played ...
23:00, 08/21/2019

The Week In Games: Loot And Shoot With Your Friends After a long wait, the new Borderlands is finally coming out this week. Borderlands 3 is releasing Friday for PS4, Xbox One, and PC and bringing with it some ridiculous number of guns. Maybe too much loot, really?...
18:13, 09/09/2019

Biden says violent games are “not healthy” but not the cause of “carnage” Enlarge / US Vice President Joe Biden speaks to a roundtable of game industry representatives as ESA CEO Mike Gallagher and Attorney General Eric Holder look on. (credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images) As Republican politicians once again point a...
18:39, 08/06/2019