October 2019 Archive

    1. Enjoy a fleeting glimpse of Alien: Isolation gameplay on Switch in latest trailer
    2. New Netflix The Witcher trailer finally gives us a release date
    3. Ubisoft aiming for cross-play in all its PVP games
    4. The Outer Worlds doesn't have a colourblind mode for a good reason
    5. Steam's refreshing new library update is finally out of beta
    6. Fortnite Dockyard Deal Challenges list for Week 4
    7. Fortnite Boat Launch, Coral Cove and Flopper Pond locations explained
    8. Kojima to give Death Stranding talk at EGX Berlin
    9. It sounds like 1666: Amsterdam will be the game Patrice Désilets makes next
    10. With no new title on the near horizon, Battlefield is returning to its roots
    11. Latest Marvel's Avengers trailer offers clearest explanation of the game yet
    12. Donkey and Diddy Kong have finally earned their PhDs in Dr. Mario World
    13. Luigi's Mansion was so much more than a Halloween treat - it drew me back into games
    14. Nintendo Switch Lite sold 1.95m in 11 days
    15. Codemasters extends its F1 deal to 2025
    16. The creepy allure of video game dungeons
    17. Nioh, Outlast 2 are PlayStation Plus' games for November
    18. No Man's Sky's latest update introduces story-driven weekend community events
    1. Apex Legends is getting a limited-time Duos mode next week
    2. Nioh 2 gets March 2020 release date on PS4
    3. Here's your Xbox Games with Gold lineup for November
    4. Pokémon Go passes $3bn milestone, on track for most profitable year yet
    5. Mitsubishi pulls Blizzard sponsorship over Hong Kong controversy
    6. PS4 sales overtake Wii and PS1
    7. Ninja Theory launches project to improve mental wellbeing through game design
    8. Death Stranding's launch trailer is nearly eight minutes long
    9. Looks like Dragon Age 4 won't be released for at least another two years
    10. There's a Harry Potter mobile card battler on the horizon, but only for China right now
    11. Competition: Win a Switch Lite Pokémon Edition with Sword & Shield
    12. Apple Arcade: Lifelike offers more particle-powered brilliance from Kubani Brother
    13. From Xbox One to RTX 2080 Ti: how Modern Warfare's stunning tech scales across all systems
    14. Manifold Garden review - rewiring strange architecture in the void
    15. Tomorrow's Halloween-themed Fortnitemares event gets official start time
    1. EA confirms no new Battlefield for next year
    2. Minecraft's Bedrock Edition adds character creator and adorable, chicken-chomping foxes
    3. Sony shutting down PlayStation Vue TV streaming service early next year
    4. Steam now prompting players to revise old reviews after additional playtime
    5. Borderlands 3 Bloody Harvest Halloween event: How to search the galaxy for a ghost, Bloody Harvest rewards explained
    6. Borderlands 3 Pumpkin Puzzle - How to solve the coloured skulls and glowing pumpkins
    7. A speedrunner has already beaten The Outer Worlds in just over 30 minutes
    8. Fortnite Haunted Household Furniture explained
    9. Fortnite Haunted Forest, Ghost Town and Spooky Farm locations explained
    10. It's official - EA is returning to Steam
    11. Super Monkey Ball Banana Blitz HD review - a decent retooling that lacks refinement
    12. Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Super review: more power, more performance
    13. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare accused of "rewriting history" to blame Russia for controversial US attacks
    14. Luigi's Mansion 3 review - a sometimes daring sequel, haunted by the past
    15. New Blizzard leak reveals Overwatch 2 artwork ahead of BlizzCon
    16. Sony secures trademarks for PS6, PS7, PS8, PS9 and even PS10
    17. Ubisoft outlines plans to fix much-maligned Ghost Recon Breakpoint
    18. The historical precedent for video game demo melons
    19. Star Citizen's latest Free Fly event is now underway
    1. Surgeon Simulator dev launching three free prototypes, wants to know which to make next
    2. Microsoft announces upgrade option for the next Xbox console
    3. Minecraft Dungeons started life as a Nintendo 3DS game
    4. Afterparty review - a candid reflection on the fear of growing up
    5. Death Stranding confirmed for PC
    6. Pokémon Go Adventure Sync 25km, 50km and 100km walking rewards, weekly reset time and level requirement explained
    7. The Outer Worlds review - RPG comfort food that never stretches the imagination
    8. Someone should make a game about: Set theory
    1. Get 66% off Two Point Hospital as things get spooky
    2. Report: Overwatch 2's new "PvE features" will be revealed at BlizzCon next week
    3. Don't go to your inventory screen if you want your Apex Legends' Fight or Fright win to count
    4. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare's tactical insertions are a bit broken
    5. Sony issues refunds to unhappy WWE 2K20 PlayStation 4 players
    6. More than 2 years after release, Lone Echo is still one of the finest VR experiences around
    7. Ubisoft share price tumbles following delay of its 2020 releases
    8. Dell XPS 13 2-in-1 7390 review: can an ultrabook run the Crysis Trilogy at 60fps?
    1. As the Fallout 1st disaster hits mainstream headlines, Fallout 76 players head in-game to protest
    2. It looks like EA is coming back to Steam
    3. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare has a special message for players who keep shooting the baby
    4. Epic sues Fortnite tester for leaking Chapter Two map, swimming and more
    5. 2K promises patches for the disastrous WWE 2K20 as the glitch clips continue
    6. Shred humans as a blobby flesh monster in "reverse horror" game Carrion's new demo
    1. Embattled Starbreeze resurrecting Payday 2, despite officially ending development last year
    2. Layers of Fear, QUBE 2 currently free on the Epic Games Store
    3. Revisiting Crysis, the last great bastion of PC elitism
    4. Monster Hunter World's Iceborne expansion finally has a release date on PC
    5. Grid Autosport: an excellent racer transitions beautifully to Switch
    6. Pokémon Centre London closing earlier, imposing further purchase limits after "unprecedented demand"
    7. Ubisoft delays Watch Dogs Legion, Gods & Monsters, Rainbow Six Quarantine
    8. Report: The Last of Us 2 delayed to spring 2020
    9. Fortnite quietly fixed its XP problem
    10. Pokémon Go to get dedicated in-game PVP league in 2020
    11. Where's our Call of Duty: Modern Warfare review?
    12. Ubisoft sues teenage Rainbow Six: Siege cheat-maker that bragged about 'ruining' game
    1. Former Xbox exec Mike Ybarra announces move to Blizzard
    2. Big-name Twitch streamer Michael "Shroud" Grzesiek signs up as Mixer exclusive
    3. Fortnite Compact Cars, Lockie's Lighthouse and Weather Station locations explained
    4. Fortnite Forged in Slurp Challenges list for Week 3
    5. Big PES 2020 patch makes welcome gameplay improvements, fixes Daniel James' face
    6. The story behind that weird camping minigame in Pokémon Sword and Shield
    7. Game Freak's Junichi Masuda and Shigeru Ohmori talk inspiration, Sirfetch'd, and pressure from Pokémon fans
    8. Surprise! Dying Light is getting a Left 4 Dead 2 crossover
    9. Dragon Quest 11 on Switch: a beautifully executed, smart conversion
    10. Subnautica joins latest batch of Game Pass titles coming to Xbox One
    11. Of course Conan O'Brien is in Death Stranding
    12. MediEvil review - polished remake fails to de-clunk the PS1 original
    13. The Command & Conquer Remaster lets you switch between classic and modern graphics with a press of a button
    1. Elite Dangerous' long-overdue Fleet Carriers get another six month delay
    2. FTL-like high seas fantasy adventure Abandon Ship leaves early access on PC
    3. VR sneaker Budget Cuts 2: Mission Insolvency gets December release date on PC
    4. Paradox says it's yet to decide whether Crusader Kings 3 has Deus Vult
    5. Fallout 76 gets a £12-a-month subscription called Fallout 1st
    6. Battlefield 5's War in the Pacific trailer teases the return of a classic map
    7. Two Point Hospital on consoles delayed to 2020
    8. WWE 2K20 slammed after glitches go viral
    9. Outer Wilds review - an irresistible miniature solar system for the laidback explorer
    10. Activision faces an uphill battle nuking Call of Duty: Modern Warfare gameplay from the internet
    11. Sims 4's university expansion officially unveiled, out next month on PC
    12. Isometric spin-off Darksiders Genesis coming to PC and Stadia in December
    13. Ninja Theory opening Bleeding Edge technical alpha to PC players this week
    14. Crusader Kings 3 is trying to get better at bringing you on board
    1. Sony decides not to sell Call of Duty: Modern Warfare on the PlayStation Store in Russia
    2. Doctor Who VR game The Edge of Time gets November release date
    3. Doom 64 is a pre-order bonus for Doom Eternal on PC and consoles
    4. Riot says ditching loot boxes will help Legends of Runeterra stand out from the CCG crowd
    5. Stellaris' sci-fi strategy gets a diplomacy boost in new Federations expansion
    6. Lonely Mountains: Downhill review - a celebration of landscape
    7. Children's commissioner calls on UK government to regulate loot boxes under the Gambling Act
    8. You can now play your local multiplayer Steam games online with friends
    9. Prison Architect's previously console-exclusive Psych Ward DLC heading to PC
    10. Agent 47 gets a big ol' pumpkin head in Hitman 2's special Halloween event
    11. Surreal plague horror Pathologic 2's Marble Nest DLC out next week
    12. Five of the Best: Bags
    13. In an ideal gaming universe, Atomega would be as huge as Fortnite
    1. Upgrade your PS4 or Xbox One with a discounted WD portable hard drive
    2. Fortnite's supercharged XP event is an imperfect solution to Chapter 2's levelling grind
    3. Hide your purses, three upcoming Steam Sale dates have leaked
    4. Overwatch on Switch: an overly compromised conversion?
    5. World record Fallout sex speedrunner "tomatoanus" changes name for GDQ
    6. Apple Arcade: Hold onto your socks! It's Ballistic Baseball
    7. Monaco is on Switch, which is great because Monaco is great
    8. Tetris 99 will get a spooky Luigi's Mansion 3 crossover
    9. Fortnite Fishing - how to catch a weapon and fishing locations explained, including fish chart
    10. Sunless Skies: Sovereign Edition flies to console early next year
    11. Fortnite's ultra-rare Mythic Goldfish finally captured on film
    12. OutRun is still the pinnacle of driving games
    1. Reky is like playing inside an abstract print
    2. This Fortnite dumpster bug turns players "into a dementor"
    3. Looks like those The Sims 4 "Discover University" expansion pack rumours are true
    4. Flotsam is a beautiful sim where you salvage your own floating island
    5. Here's Untitled Goose Game's goose in its most terrifying role to date
    6. NBA 2K20 is America's best-selling game in 2019 to date
    7. Unto the End sounds great and plays even better
    8. Lord Winklebottom Investigates is about a crime solving giraffe
    9. We built a 'next-gen' Zen 2/Navi-based PC - how much faster is it than current-gen consoles?
    10. Bungie pulls Telesto from Destiny 2 after players discovered it could charge supers without a single kill
    11. Nintendo dusts off Mario Kart DS' Luigi's Mansion course for Mario Kart Tour's next spooky event
    12. Hundred Days makes the complex process of winemaking palatable
    13. Interrogating detective mechanics with a real-life detective
    1. London's Pokémon Store has queues round the block
    2. Call of Duty community braces itself for spoilers as Modern Warfare is spotted in the wild
    3. Moving Out is game about the joy of chucking things out the window
    4. Skybolt Zack is what happens when Sonic riffs on Guitar Hero
    5. PlanetSide Arena the "stepping stone" to PlanetSide 3
    6. Bird of Passage is a relaxing, yet melancholy, taxi ride
    7. Change: A Homeless Survival Experience is exactly that
    8. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare ditches Prestige for Officer Ranks
    9. Swansong is the name of the Vampire: The Masquerade game due out 2021
    10. EA reveals #NoRoomForRacism kits for FIFA 20
    11. US politicians write to Activision Blizzard boss Bobby Kotick expressing "deep concern" over punishment of Hong Kong Hearthstone pro
    12. Crusader Kings 3 coming to PC next year
    13. Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order knows the power of exploration
    14. Blizzard faces an impossible choice, but choose it must
    1. Final Fantasy 14's Nier: Automata-inspired raid gets an airing in new trailer
    2. Eastward is a sumptuous pixel art adventurer
    3. Stadia's wireless controller won't be wireless for phone and PC play at launch
    4. art of rally is rally done artfully
    5. Hollow Knight: Silksong is the fast-paced and fluid sequel the original deserves
    6. Disco Elysium review - large-scale whodunit with a distinct lack of focus
    7. Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order director on risk-taking, crunch, and Cal
    8. Sega and Retro-Bit Gaming to release exclusive controllers in aid of Breast Cancer Awareness
    9. FIFA 20 messed up Franck Ribéry's face and Franck Ribéry has noticed
    10. Activision says Call of Duty: Modern Warfare will monetise through Battle Pass not loot boxes
    11. Overwatch's Ashe to get patch to fix "unusable" Halloween skin
    12. Pokémon Go A Spooky Message quest steps - how to catch Spiritomb and Spiritomb stats
    13. The Double-A Team: Brisk and stylish, The Adventures of Tintin is a film tie-in to cherish
    14. Crusader Kings 2 is free to play
    15. Ring Fit Adventure review - pure Nintendo magic
    1. Fallout 76's NPC-adding Wastelanders update has been delayed into next year
    2. Anthem's getting in on the Halloween action too in new limited-time event
    3. Rockstar shows off Red Dead Redemption 2 PC enhancements in gorgeous new trailer
    4. Westwood's classic Blade Runner adventure finally easily playable again on PC
    5. Fruit Ninja, Jetpack Joyride studio just released its first new game in three years
    6. If you buy the Xbox One version of The Outer Worlds on a disc you need to download a 38GB day one patch
    7. Fortnite Open Water Challenges list for Week 2
    8. Hands on with the enchanting first two hours of Pokémon Sword and Shield
    9. Gears 5's first character DLC drop adds General Raam, DeeBee, COG Gear and Warden
    10. Someone should make a game about: Puppets
    11. Observer and Alan Wake's American Nightmare the next free games on Epic's store
    12. The Taco Bell Xbox One X makes the Taco Bell bong noise when you turn it on
    13. Kine review - a jazzy puzzler that's better, and harder, than it looks
    14. What you should know before starting The Witcher 3
    15. Fortnite's new map leaked online weeks ago but no one believed it was real
    16. Sea of Thieves' sizeable Halloween update lets you change the colour of your underpants
    17. Google winding down support for mobile VR platform Daydream
    18. Norwood Suite dev's next surreal jazz adventure Tales From Off-Peak City gets first trailer
    19. Jelly Deals roundup: PSVR for £250, Wolfenstein 2, PS4 Pro bundles and more
    20. Blizzard finally suspends US Hearthstone team that staged Hong Kong livestream protest
    21. Black Friday 2017: Argos will host a 14-day Black Friday sale
    22. The Elixir Golem is Clash Royale design at its most devious
    1. Acclaimed Viking RTS Bad North revealed for iOS and Android devices
    2. Analogue announces the Pocket, an all-new, all-encompassing retro handheld
    3. Paradox's grand strategy space game Stellaris heading to iOS and Android
    4. In Gears 5, Terminator is a bit of a cheat character
    5. Overwatch's third annual Halloween Terror event has begun
    6. Black Friday: the best PS4 game deals under £30
    7. Get an Xbox One S with a new game for £169.99 on Black Friday
    8. Black Friday Switch game deals include Spyro for £25, LA Noire for £13, discounts on Skyrim and Zelda
    9. Leaked Tesco Black Friday deals include Nintendo Switch discount and Xbox One S for £159
    10. Hitman 2 and Fallout 76 have already had Black Friday price cuts
    11. Black Friday deal: get a 500GB SSD PS4 hard drive for almost half-price, today only
    12. God of War, Spider-Man and Black Ops 4 are cheap on PS4 for Black Friday
    13. Here are the best Black Friday deals, even though it isn't Black Friday
    14. Zelda and Dark Souls reduced on Nintendo Switch for Black Friday
    15. Microsoft's Xbox Black Friday Sale offers up to 75% off games
    16. Get Nintendo Switch with Pokémon Let's Go and Just Dance 2019 for £60 off
    17. Get yourself 4TB of extra games space with £25 off an official Xbox Game Drive
    18. Official portable Nintendo Switch charger currently half-price
    19. Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2 delayed to avoid repeating the mistakes of the first game
    20. Pokémon Sword and Shield revives longcat meme for Gigantamax Meowth
    21. Here's everything Riot announced for League of Legends' 10 year anniversary
    22. Someone should make a game about: The Palomar Observatory Sky Survey
    23. Someone should make a game about: Birmingham New Street Station
    24. Someone should make a game about: Stanley Kubrick's archives
    25. Someone should make a game about: Seven Force
    26. Zombie Army 4: Dead War has a zombie shark
    27. SimGolf goes sci-fi in "management sim, tower defense, pinball hybrid" GolfTopia
    28. The Double-A Team: The booms, bots and B-movie magic of Binary Domain
    29. Concrete Genie is a game with a ghost in its walls
    1. The Witcher 3 endings explained: What to choose to get good, bad and best endings
    2. Control getting Photo Mode tomorrow, free Expeditions mode later this year
    3. Fortnite New World Challenges list for Week 1
    4. Fortnite boat locations: Where to find boats and how they work?
    5. The island where you can't play Pokémon Go
    6. Google Stadia release date detailed
    7. Fortnite Chapter 2 overhauls the game's map, mechanics, items and more
    8. Sonic will be a playable character in Super Monkey Ball: Banana Blitz HD
    9. Divinity: Fallen Heroes put on hold indefinitely
    10. Here are Nintendo's official Christmas jumpers
    11. Fortnite Season 11 estimated release date, live event as it happened, and what to expect from Fortnite Chapter 2
    12. Volition finds long-lost Saints Row 2 source code, pledges to fix notoriously wonky PC port
    13. Fortnite secret Battle Star locations from Season X loading screens explained
    14. My nan taught me how to play Baldur's Gate
    15. Final Fantasy 7 Remake playable at EGX this week
    16. Big FIFA 20 patch is packed with bug fixes, Career Mode improvements and more
    17. Fortnite Chapter 2 patch released, map shown
    18. Nintendo's New York Overwatch Switch launch event cancelled in wake of Blizzard boycott
    19. Fortnite Fountain and Junkyard Crane locations
    20. Fortnite Spray Can locations: Where to find the 5 lost spray cans
    21. Fortnite gas station locations: Where to find the gas stations to graffiti
    22. Fortnite graffiti billboard locations explained
    23. Fortnite containers with windows locations explained
    24. Fortnite Foraged Mushroom locations, as well as Apple, Banana, Coconut and Pepper locations explained
    25. Fortnite Cube Memorial locations: Where to find the Cube Memorials in the desert and lake
    26. Fortnite Glitched Consumables locations: Where to find the Glitched Foraged Items
    27. Fortnite Rift Zone locations explained, and the best different Rift Zones to visit in the same match route
    28. Fortnite rotary phone, a fork-knife and a hilltop house full of Carbide and Omega posters location
    29. Fortnite Hero Mansion and Villain Lair locations explained
    30. Fortnite basement film camera, a snowy stone head and flashy gold big rig location
    31. Fortnite Vault Symbol locations explained in the Fortnite Borderlands event
    32. Fortnite - Claptrap's missing eye and Claptrap location explained
    33. Fortnite - Touch a giant glowing cube, enter the Rift above Loot Lake, and search a landing pod within a meteor locations
    34. Fortnite Joker Gas Canister locations: Where to defuse Joker gas canisters found in different named locations
    35. Fortnite Bat Signal locations: Where to light up different Bat Signals outside of Gotham City
    36. Fortnite Visitor Recording locations, White Visitor Scientist skin location explained
    37. Fortnite Durrr Burger Head, Dinosaur and Stone Head Statue locations explained
    38. Fortnite Stop Sign locations explained
    39. Football Manager 2020 gets November release date on PC and mobile devices
    40. The writing of The Witcher 3
    1. Wargroove details sizeable, and free, co-op-focussed DLC update Double Trouble
    2. Here's what you'll get for your money in Pokémon Go's first paid-for global event
    3. Fortnite Chapter 2 leaked trailer points to boats, swimming, pogoing, and more
    4. Digital Foundry's highlights from the big Ebay sale
    5. Life is Strange 2 getting a fancy boxed edition later this year
    6. Nintendo and Sony customer support are here to help Fortnite players worried by the Blackout
    7. The Witcher 3 on Switch: a close-up look at a mobile miracle
    8. Farewell to Fortnite's living island
    9. Pokémon Go Halloween event dresses up Pikachu in a Mimikyu costume
    10. Baldur's Gate and Planescape Torment on console: let a legend lie
    11. Players worked through the night to decode Fortnite's black hole numbers
    12. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare developer insists Infinity Ward is not working on loot boxes
    13. Players are doing sweet parkour in Minecraft thanks to the new honey blocks
    14. I wish they made one of those classic mini consoles stuffed with games that aren't classics
    1. Epic Games Store experiencing issues following Fortnite live finale
    2. Fortnite pulled off a brief but spectacular finale - and now the world waits
    3. Turns out Dead Space's Isaac Clarke's cameo in Tiger Woods PGA Tour wasn't as random as it first seems
    4. Cyberpunk 2077 will "probably not" be released on Nintendo Switch
    5. Test out new characters, guns, and mods with Apex Legend's upcoming firing range
    6. Sony celebrates 3 years of PS VR with a massive sale and confirms The Playroom VR is Europe's most played VR title
    7. Metro Exodus DLC takes its ray tracing to the next level
    8. Crackdown 3 PVP dev Ruffian Games teams with Rockstar for "unspecified titles"
    9. Asgard's Wrath looks set to be one of the best VR games ever made
    10. The boy behind the biggest coin-op conversion of the 80s
    1. Cyberpunk 2077 is already fine art
    2. Starbreeze says it will release Payday 3 in 2022-2023
    3. As the fallout from #BoycottBlizzard continues, video game companies warn pro players and staff to keep politics private
    4. Rebellion's Sniper Elite 3 Switch port hits the target
    5. After a week of protests, Blizzard issues statement on pro-Hong Kong Hearthstone player ban
    6. NetherRealm trolls Mortal Kombat 11 dataminers with Terminator "Kombat Pack 2" Easter egg
    1. Official fan-made 7th Guest sequel The 13th Doll finally ready for release this Halloween
    2. Mega Man is getting a six-disc vinyl soundtrack collection
    3. This fan-made character creator for Untitled Goose Game lets the goose be a detective
    4. Fortnite leak appears to confirm new map, and re-brand as Fortnite: Chapter 2
    5. Rounding up the retro mini console deals
    6. Nintendo announces Brain Training for Switch
    7. Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair: spotless on Switch, superb elsewhere
    8. Zelda: Link's Awakening Chamber Dungeons: How to unlock, save and share levels, plus amiibo unlocks explained
    9. Former Dragon Age writer reveals first game with new studio - and it's a musical
    10. Harry Potter accidentally turns Kickstarter game into huge success
    11. I never got to play that game Sega made out of sand
    12. Star Citizen gets caves
    13. Get the Dreamcast Collection on Steam for just £2.99
    14. Five of the best: Weird Sega
    15. Overwatch's Mei has reached Hong Kong protests
    16. Murder by Numbers blends campy 90s TV detective sleuthing with Picross
    17. Destiny 2 players find way to cheese new raid boss, just like poor old Atheon
    18. Adorable quick-fire action-RPG sequel Cat Quest 2 coming to consoles later this month
    19. Niantic's new Wayfarer tool will hopefully smooth the process of adding places into Pokémon Go
    1. Switch mech shooter Daemon X Machina adds competitive multiplayer mode
    2. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare is a whopping 175GB on PC
    3. Devil May Cry 5 and more Capcom discounts for PC players at Fanatical
    4. Ubisoft adapting Watch Dogs into TV show for tweens
    5. Switch's latest eShop sale has big RPG savings
    6. 153 Sea of Thieves players named their pets after the game's executive producer
    7. Twitch details response to Germany shooting livestream, viewable for 30 minutes
    8. We try and decide the best Sonic... everything
    9. Rocket League's Halloween event starts next week, gets Stranger Things tie-in
    10. Tales from inside Sega AM2's top-secret studio
    11. PlayStation reportedly lays off "dozens" of employees in UK office
    12. The Double-A Team: A Batman about town in Arkham Origins
    13. Beating the Bully
    14. Steam getting new feature to make local multiplayer playable online
    15. Nintendo Switch console sales up nearly 30% in Europe this year
    1. Sci-fi strategy game Stellaris joins Xbox Game Pass for PC this month
    2. Xbox corporate vice president Mike Ybarra announces departure from Microsoft
    3. Rockstar details enhancements coming to Red Dead Redemption 2 on PC
    4. Fans have found a way to fly - sort of - in Apex Legends
    5. Save on the Yakuza Remastered Collection
    6. This crowd-designed display aims to beat our best gaming monitor
    7. Bonanza Bros and the 16-bit difference
    8. Mizuguchi in Tokyo: When Sega made art from the arcade spirit
    9. Welcome to Sega Week on Eurogamer
    10. Mario Kart Tour update includes atrocious £39 pack that unlocks Diddy Kong
    11. Sony's latest PS5 details: the Digital Foundry analysis
    12. Get an Arwing model for a tenner
    13. 24-hour Sword and Shield livestream reveals new Pokémon
    14. Sony patent points to next-gen PlayStation VR
    15. Yooka Laylee devs create Super Mario Maker 2 course
    16. Overwatch's Mei is being turned into a Hong Kong protest symbol
    17. Someone's stolen every item in Untitled Goose Game
    18. EA leaks the personal information of 1600 FIFA 20 Global Series competitors
    19. Apex Legends Fight or Fright Halloween event: start date, time, Shadowfall mode and challenge rewards
    20. Time loop space exploration adventure Outer Wilds comes to PS4 next week
    21. Disco Elysium is an RPG of overwhelming proportions
    1. Later this week, you'll be able to pre-order an official Destiny shoe
    2. Man robs Valve, wheels $40K worth of stolen goods away in a bin
    3. Mario Kart Tour off to Tokyo tomorrow, Rainbow Road and Rosalina incoming
    4. Playable fox people and gnome cyborgs coming to World of Warcraft
    5. Destiny 2 Eyes on the Moon quest: How to start Eyes on the Moon and unlock Vex Offensive
    6. Facebook integration pulled from PlayStation 4
    7. Blizzard under fire after punishing pro-Hong Kong Hearthstone player
    8. John Wick Hex review - sweet economy
    9. Doom Eternal delayed until March 2020
    10. Looks like the leaked PlayStation 5 dev kit is real
    11. Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair review - a brilliant and better follow-up
    12. Sony confirms PS5 is indeed called PS5 - and it's out Christmas 2020
    13. Grid review - a slim, muscular and magnificent arcade racer
    14. Destiny 2 Shadowkeep guide and New Light content explained
    15. Redout dogfighter spin-off Space Assault is now available on Apple Arcade
    16. NPCs will live or die depending upon your decisions in Death Stranding
    17. Apex Legends "Fight or Fright" Halloween event starts next week
    18. Machinarium and Samorost dev surprise-releases offbeat adventure Pilgrims
    19. Planetary colonisation sim Surviving Mars is getting a post-apocalyptic follow-up
    20. Concrete Genie review - a bright and thoughtful exploration of some dark and difficult themes
    21. Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Breakpoint review - a limp and lifeless spin on the Ubisoft formula
    1. Archaeology is RuneScape's first new skill in four years
    2. Bloodborne's yearly community event has returned for Halloween
    3. Radeon RX 5500 announced: Navi comes to the mainstream
    4. Crossroads Inn, a fantasy pub sim, comes out in a couple of weeks
    5. What do I really love about Jet Set Radio Future?
    6. PlayStation 4 party size will double to 16
    7. The 6 best upcoming VR games from Oculus Connect 6
    8. Fortnite finally dates its end of season 10 live event
    9. Strictly Come Dancing did Pokémon
    10. Trine 4 review: the biggest and best Trine yet
    1. New Overwatch YA novel, The Hero of Numbani, set to release next year
    2. New legal challenge accuses Epic of "knowingly" creating the "very, very addictive game", Fortnite
    3. Bully 2 "never got off the ground", says Rockstar source
    4. The Writers Guild of America drops games writing category from its 2020 awards
    5. Hot on the Trails of Falcom, Japan's longest-running RPG developer
    1. Mortal Kombat 11's Terminator is packed with Terminator 2 references
    2. John Kirby, the ex-Nintendo lawyer Kirby was named after, dies aged 79
    3. Ms. Marvel is a playable character in Marvel's Avengers
    4. Games can be our time machines
    1. Iron Man VR gets new story trailer, February 2020 release date on PS4
    2. Monster Hunter World: Iceborne is getting a Resident Evil crossover
    3. Crash, Spyro and COD: WW2 are just £10/$12 in the latest Humble Monthly
    4. How could Red Dead Redemption 2 improve on PC?
    5. Untitled Goose Game heading to PlayStation, Xbox and possibly mobile
    6. Red Dead Redemption 2 arrives on PC next month
    7. Why Apple Arcade works so well
    8. After years of waiting, Destiny 2: Shadowkeep finally gives fans a huge plot moment
    9. Watch the 24-hour Pokémon Sword and Shield livestream here
    10. Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled's spooky seasonal grand prix event starts tomorrow
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    12. The Double-A Team: Dive-in cinema with Stranglehold
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    14. Epic responds to concerns around Fortnite's new cross-platform matchmaking
    15. Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford and former lawyer bring end to messy legal dispute
    16. Apex Legends players are gassing their competitors in a toilet
    17. Quirky 60-second puzzle adventure Minit is currently free on the Epic Store
    18. Apple Arcade: Down in Bermuda is one of those Activity Bear games
    19. Pirate-y "open world farming game" Stranded Sails dated for PC and consoles
    20. Apple Arcade is great because developers have steadily made iOS an amazing platform
    21. Dead End Job: A twin-stick ghoul-buster with style
    22. Sayonara Wild Hearts review - exuberance, precision and shattered love
    23. Mutazione review - warm-hearted gardening in a neglected world
    24. Dear Reader is a delightful game of wordplay
    25. Mini Motorways is the gloriously organic sequel to Mini Metro
    26. Assemble with Care is The Repair Shop by the studio behind Monument Valley
    27. Gearbox boss Randy Pitchford accused of taking secret $12m bonus, more during legal tussle with studio's former lawyer
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    2. Shenmue 3: an Unreal take on a classic Dreamcast experience
    3. Looks like Apex Legends is getting zombies for Halloween
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    6. Apple Arcade: Agent Intercept is a driving game with drifting and rockets
    7. Apple Arcade: Skate City is dreamy and refined
    8. Is Painty Mob the best game on Apple Arcade?
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    10. Apple Arcade: What the Golf is pure comedy
    11. Apple Arcade: Bleak Sword is sheer bloody class
    12. Apple Arcade: Cricket Through the Ages is a funny game about hitting things
    13. Apple Arcade: Hexaflip is a brisk and breezy joy
    14. Apple Arcade: Neo Cab's chilly satire is matched with a warm heart
    15. Apple Arcade: Murder Mystery Machine offers episodic detective work
    16. Mario Kart Tour is Nintendo's most-downloaded smartphone game at launch
    17. Cult shooter XIII returns to GOG
    18. Titanfall 2 speedrunner has pretty much perfected Gauntlet
    19. 10 years on and 20 more to go - Mojang on the present and future of Minecraft
    20. Obra Dinn sails onto PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Switch this month
    21. AMD Ryzen 5 3600X vs Core i5 9600K review
    22. Pokémon Sword and Shield starters star in an app for Google Pixel 4 phones
    23. PS4 cross-play features reportedly out of beta, now available to all developers
    24. Nintendo UK says "small number" of additional SNES controllers for Switch on the way
    25. Pokémon Go readying first global ticketed event
    26. The Double-A Team: Fracture wanted to make the earth move for you
    27. The Legend of Zelda is teeming with Celtic mythology
    28. Corporate skullduggery and henges await next week in The Bradwell Conspiracy
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    2. Charming pixel art game Yes, Your Grace re-emerges after years of silence
    3. Avengers, Doom and COD: Modern Warfare all playable at EGX this year
    4. Fortnite season 11 release date delayed
    5. The Uncharted movie has a new director! Again!
    6. Super Mario Maker 2 update finally lets you play online with pals
    7. All Assassin's Creed Odyssey epic encounters returning as part of 1st birthday celebrations
    8. Bungie pulls Destiny 2 offline following relaunch day server woes
    1. BlizzCon's £35 Virtual Tickets now available, include WoW-themed Overwatch skins
    2. Psyonix unveils Rocket League's new monetisation system ahead of loot boxes' December removal
    3. Destiny 2 missing Eris quest bug solution: How to continue the second campaign mission
    4. Here's how Zelda: Link's Awakening Switch handles the original's secret ending
    5. Destiny 2 Ascendant Challenge location this week, how to get Tincture of Queensfoil and Toland location
    6. Fallout: New Vegas, Dishonored 2 headline October Xbox Game Pass for console
    7. PlayStation Now gets a big push and a permanent price cut
    8. Call of Duty Mobile is out now - and yes, people are playing on PC with mouse and keyboard
    9. Mortal Kombat 11 players find Terminator in-game a week before he's officially out
    10. Respawn on Medal of Honor VR: "Our goal is to make the Nazis as scary as they actually were"
    11. Here's how Bungie remixed Destiny 2's opening for New Light
    12. Kind Words is a beautiful game about helping real people by writing letters
    13. Bungie says it will have new non-Destiny franchises "within the marketplace" by 2025
    14. Troy Baker: I didn't voice Rhys in Borderlands 3 because Gearbox "wouldn't go union"
    15. Sony veteran Shawn Layden leaving PlayStation
    16. Apex Legends shows off Season 3 gameplay trailer ahead of tomorrow's launch