FiveM devs say their Red Dead Redemption 2 mod engine will be out this year

FiveM devs say their Red Dead Redemption 2 mod engine will be out this year

Yes, it looks like Red Dead RP is within our grasp. The folks behind FiveM – the wildly popular mod framework that powers most of the big GTA RP servers – have confirmed that they’re working on a similar mod for when Red Dead Redemption 2 hits PC, and if...

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The League of Legends Worlds 2019 song is Phoenix, and it’s out now

The League of Legends Worlds 2019 song is Phoenix, and it’s out now

October 8, 2019 The Worlds 2019 song for League of Legends is out now. Riot Games has made a tradition of debuting new songs featuring established artists at the League of Legends World Championship every year. That song usually precedes the tournament, and has never previously launched later than the end...

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Fans threaten to boycott Blizzard after the company punishes a pro’s Hong Kong protest support

Fans threaten to boycott Blizzard after the company punishes a pro’s Hong Kong protest support

Hearthstone pro player Ng Wai Chung, also known as ‘Blitzchung’, appeared in post-match interview wearing a gas mask and goggles that evoked the ongoing protests in his home of Hong Kong. Blitzchung called for the liberation of Hong Kong, and in response Blizzard has suspended the player, withheld his prize...

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Top 5 Ways to Stay Alive in Worse Than Death

Top 5 Ways to Stay Alive in Worse Than Death

Hey there, Xbox fans! We are a mom-and-pop indie studio from Toronto, Canada, and we’ve been making spooky, story-rich and thoughtful games for a decade now. Our newest title, Worse Than Death, launches today and is our first foray into the Xbox family. Worse Than Death is an action-adventure horror...

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A man broke into Valve four times, stole equipment and games, and sold them at GameStop

A man broke into Valve four times, stole equipment and games, and sold them at GameStop

How bad do you want a look at Half-Life 3? Seattle police say that 32-year-old Shawn Shaputis has brought a year-long burglary spree to Valve. A series of break-ins at Valve’s Bellevue, Washington office led to $40,000 in stolen equipment and games. There are multiple warrants for Shaputis’s arrest, and...

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John Wick Hex scores – our roundup of the critics

John Wick Hex scores – our roundup of the critics

The long-awaited gaming debut of cinema’s favourite pencil-abuser is here, and the John Wick Hex scores are in. The strategy game puts you in the role of Keanu Reeves’ Baba Yaga, and aims to capture that methodical ballet of murder under the turn-based auspices of tactical thinking. The consensus? It’s...

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Activision knows your age, sex, and location, and wants to use it to make NPCs

Activision knows your age, sex, and location, and wants to use it to make NPCs

Activision wants to blur the lines between human players and online bots, and a patent application suggests that the publisher plans to use your profile to make it happen. The patent concerns methods of monitoring player information, mining profiles for data that can make NPCs seem human, and using that...

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A Closer Look at Modern Warfare’s Co-op Special Ops Mode

A Closer Look at Modern Warfare’s Co-op Special Ops Mode

Special Ops marks the return of one of the series’ most-beloved game modes. In Modern Warfare, the cooperative-focused mode is reimagined as a collection of expansive, interconnected Operations against a new threat stemming from the Eastern Hemisphere. In Special Ops, players will assemble into strike teams of four to execute...

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PlayStation Store: September’s Top Downloads

PlayStation Store: September’s Top Downloads

Welcome back! NBA 2K20, Borderlands 3, and FIFA 20 topped last month’s PS4 charts, but our old pals Minecraft, Madden, and Final Fantasy VIII Remastered had great months, too. Note: Monster Hunter World: Iceborne landed in the DLC / Expansions chart, but we crunched the numbers and found that it...

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We’ve got a bunch of codes for Neverwinter: Uprising to give away!

We’ve got a bunch of codes for Neverwinter: Uprising to give away!

Not all of us have the time to play through a full Dungeons and Dragons campaign, and even when you do they can be exhausting. Death saving roll my foot. If you’re like us, though, you’ll always want a little fantasy going on, so what better place to do it...

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