Sea of Thieves’ Twitch Rivals tournament has a $100,000 prize pool

Sea of Thieves’ Twitch Rivals tournament has a $100,000 prize pool

Sea of Thieves is the next game to feature in Twitch Rivals, and it’s been announced that the upcoming tournament’s swashbuckling prize pool is $100,000 USD (£79,000). No pirate in their right mind would miss this opportunity to plunder some major booty. Twitch Rivals is a series of competitions that...

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This Teamfight Tactics overlay adds an item cheat sheet and real-time chance tracker

This Teamfight Tactics overlay adds an item cheat sheet and real-time chance tracker

I’ve enjoyed Teamfight Tactics a lot in my short time with it, but two things have irked me. The first are those moments you realise you’ve spent all your gold re-rolling the store, desperately trying to get that last champion you need from, and the second is my apparent inability...

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The Moon in Destiny 2 Shadowkeep is double the size of the original map

The Moon in Destiny 2 Shadowkeep is double the size of the original map

Destiny 2 fans had better get their virtual walking booties on because the Moon in Shadowkeep will be twice the size of the original map. Bungie’s upcoming expansion will have players returning to the once-familiar destination, but this time around there much more to explore, and many more places to...

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“There is no more SR decay” in Overwatch, says Jeff Kaplan

“There is no more SR decay” in Overwatch, says Jeff Kaplan

Following news of changes to Overwatch’s role and queue system, it looks like Skill Rating in Blizzard’s multiplayer FPS is about to see a big change. In a stream with a former Overwatch pro player, the game’s director Jeff Kaplan revealed that the studio will be removing one key feature...

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Here’s six minutes of fast-paced footage from Modern Warfare’s Gunfight PvP mode

Here’s six minutes of fast-paced footage from Modern Warfare’s Gunfight PvP mode

Last week, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare developer Infinity Ward showed off livestreamed gameplay of the upcoming title’s new 2v2 PvP mode, Gunfight. Last night, the team posted a new video, showing off raw footage of the game, in response to requests from the community. The video, which you can...

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The original Borderlands is free on PC this weekend

The original Borderlands is free on PC this weekend

The OG co-op loot-shooter Borderlands is free on Steam this weekend. With the Borderlands 3 release date of September 13 just around the corner, now is the perfect time to get caught up on the bombastic series and its trigger-happy characters. The edition that’s on sale is the Game of...

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AMD joins low-latency CPU to GPU interconnect group founded by Intel

AMD joins low-latency CPU to GPU interconnect group founded by Intel

AMD is joining the Compute Express Link cabal, a group of companies hoping to redefine the CPU-to-Device and CPU-to-Memory interconnect standard. The consortium, which initially began development in Intel’s labs, will see the likes of Arm, Google, Microsoft, Intel, and now AMD all pitch in together to build a high-speed...

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Leaked Marvel’s Avengers gameplay shows off Thor’s moves

Leaked Marvel’s Avengers gameplay shows off Thor’s moves

It was recently announced that upcoming Marvel’s The Avengers would be getting its first “public” airing – to a small crowd of San Diego Comic Con attendees. With no livestream of the event, many of us are still curious about what gameplay of Thor and the gang will look like,...

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Netflix’s Witcher series will explore the “defining moments” of Yennefer’s life

Netflix’s Witcher series will explore the “defining moments” of Yennefer’s life

Netflix The Witcher showrunner Lauren Hissrich has revealed encouraging details about the show in a new interview with Entertainment Weekly. In it, she explains that she’s particularly excited to give fans a deeper dive into the life of Yennefer, including her “defining moments”. “There’s also fun in exploring what happens...

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Google says Stadia Pro is like Xbox Live Gold, but with one free game a month

Google says Stadia Pro is like Xbox Live Gold, but with one free game a month

Google has clarified various aspects of its upcoming Stadia game streaming service in a Reddit AMA. In it, director of product Andrey Doronichev answered questions about the service’s controller, achievement system, Stadia Pro, and more. However, perhaps the most important takeaway from Doronichev is the reiteration of what Stadia isn’t....

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