One of 2018's hottest board games... involves birds, cats, and a little raccoon? ARS T...
When 12-year-old Wes Pak learned that the cancer he’d been fighting for more than half his life had taken a turn for the worse, he was devastated. Doctors had recommended to his parents that they stop treatment, and they said he likely wouldn’t live to the end of the year. As the reality of the diagnosis set in over the next few days, Pak realized that he wouldn’t ever have a chance to play Fallout 76, which comes out in November.
A look at what arcades were like long before the days of Pac-Man—and even pinball. ARS T...
Cyberpunk 2077 is a sci-fi action RPG title from the creators of The Witcher franchise, CD Projekt RED. Since its gameplay premier during E3 2018, the game went under criticism for its first-person view and other topics. In addition to that, the studio wanted to make sure players felt Cyberpunk 2077’s world is live and vibrant, and they aren’t afraid to admit there is politics involved.
EA DICE’s latest entry in the Battlefield franchise, Battlefield V, enjoyed a successful beta phase, and they even addressed several issues. The studio made changes to matchmaking, connectivity, progression, customization and other miscellaneous aspects.
There have been a multitude of Assassin’s Creed games since the series began, and many of them let you climb things. Many of those things are appropriate for climbing, like trees and ladders. Some are things you definitely shouldn’t climb, like cathedrals and other historic sites. But no climbing option has ever been quite so inappropriate as Zeus’s penis.
Bungie has filed a trademark for something called Matter. The filing specifically specifically covers videogames, and even comes with a logo that doesn’t appear to fit in with any existing Destiny iconography – meaning this is unlikely to be a new expansion or addition to the lore. There’s no official word just yet on what this is, but popular speculation suggests it’s Bungie’s next IP.
Fortnite keeps springing leaks since the launch of season 6, and now we’ve got the premature reveal of a new trap type. Dataminers have uncovered Freeze Traps in the game files, so it looks like you’ll be giving unsuspecting opponents a frosty bad time soon.
New "Art of Super Mario Galaxy" book shows official tease of a Bowser-ized Peach. ARS T...
Valve has offered a steady reveal of Artifact cards over the past several days, but one of those reveals came with some extremely unfortunate connotations. Thankfully, the developers have already confirmed that the card – originally titled Crack the Whip – will now be called Coordinated Assault, after a wave of criticism about the original title’s implied (though admittedly accidental) racism.