Gaming

HP’s all-AMD desktop can get you gaming for $600

If you can’t wait for those wild graphics card prices to come down to earth and need a gaming rig that can play esports and other games at 1080p resolution, we’ve found a rare deal on a prebuilt PC you should consider. HP is selling an all-AMD Pavilion desktop for just $600. The gaming rig features a Ryzen 3 APU, …

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Fortnite's Dune crossover features the goofiest looking sandworm ever

Fortnite's latest crossover is with none other than Dune, Denis Villeneuve's upcoming big-screen take on Frank Herbert's epic sci-fi novel. You won't find Sting in a diaper amidst any of the many new cosmetics, I'm sorry to say, but you will catch a glimpse of what I'm pretty sure is the goofiest-looking sandworm ever envisioned. The dread Shai-Hulud: (Image credit: …

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Apple Considered A Cloud Gaming Service Alongside Apple Arcade, Report Says

Apple had apparently considered launching a cloud gaming service alongside its own gaming platform, Apple Arcade. It appears that Apple has dropped those plans. In the post-game Q&A section of Mark Gurman’s Power On newsletter for Bloomberg (the story is behind a paywall), one of his readers asked about whether Apple had plans for a cloud gaming service. He was …

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Top 10 Roguelikes To Play Right Now

Roguelikes have come a long way since Rogue, and the original tentpole facets such as permadeath and randomized dungeons tweaked and altered to create new iterations on the concept. Today, many roguelikes are instead roguelites, meaning they offer the player some or a lot of permanent progression elements at various levels to ensure that the experience can be completed by …

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Google’s big, bold Pixel 6 takes aim at Apple and Samsung

For five years, Google has been trying to show the mobile world the right way (or at least the Google way) to make an Android phone. And for five years, the general phone-buying public has replied with “meh,” then proceeded to buy the latest iPhone or Galaxy. The creator of Android is now hoping that the Pixel 6, the Pixel …

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Microsoft is 'definitely not done' acquiring studios

Phil Spencer says that Microsoft isn't quite done buying game studios. “I'm really proud of some of the creators that have chosen to become part of Xbox,” Spencer said during the Wall Street Journal Tech Live event, which has been transcribed by VGC.  He went on to explain how many of Xbox's acquisitions have been studios it already has “long-term …

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Destiny 2 The Witch Queen: Everything We Know

Destiny 2’s next expansion, Year 5’s The Witch Queen, will center around Savathun and the events following Season of the Lost. The foundation of Savathun’s story was built during Destiny 1’s The Taken King DLC in the Books of Sorrow lore that came from her brother, Oryx. With Savathun having finally arrived in the game, The Witch Queen will more …

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