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Matt Wales


Matt Wales is a freelance writer and gambolling summer child who won't even pretend to live a busily impressive life of dynamic go-getting for the purposes of this bio. He is the sole and founding member of the Birdo for President of Everything Society.

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Stadia Pro is currently free for two months

UPDATE: Basic version now free to all, permanently.

Sony unveils PlayStation 5's wireless DualSense game controller

UPDATE: Sony confirms there's an audio jack.

Rayman Legends is currently free on PC until the end of the week

As part of Ubisoft's month-long stay-at-home event.

Valve says Artifact's reboot will no longer let players buy cards or decks

All cards unlocked through play in new version.

InXile's post-apocalyptic RPG Wasteland 3 delayed until August

Due to coronavirus-related "logistical challenges".

This year's 25th anniversary QuakeCon is cancelled due to coronavirus

"Gathering is the last thing any of us should be doing right now".

Minecraft Dungeons gets a May release date on consoles and PC

Also coming to Xbox Game Pass on launch day.

Here's a look at Half-Life: Alyx being played without VR

Courtesy of a leaked pre-release build.

Shantae and the Seven Sirens is coming to PC and consoles in May

And Part 2 arrives on Apple Arcade today.

Ghost Recon Breakpoint is free to play this weekend on PC and consoles

Includes Immersive Mode and Splinter Cell crossover.

Borderlands 3 getting another level cap increase this week

Plus more on April's seasonal event and Mayhem 2.0.

Here's a solitary STALKER 2 screenshot for your perusal

More news promised later this year.

Sea of Thieves' PvP-focussed Arena mode getting major overhaul next month

Plus this weekend's birthday celebrations detailed.

Microsoft reveals then retracts "Thanksgiving 2020" launch date for Xbox Series X

Says it's still committed to "Holiday 2020" release.

Bleeding Edge, The Surge 2 and more coming to Xbox Game Pass this month

And Microsoft introduces Ultimate subscriber Perks.

Call of Duty: Warzone now has a Solos mode

"No squadmates, no friends - only you and a pistol".

No Man's Sky now has dashboard bobbleheads for your ships

But the community needs to unlock them first.

Control's upcoming The Foundation expansion gets new gameplay details, trailer

Features 4-5 hours of new story and side missions.

Doom 64's upcoming port will add a brand-new post-campaign chapter

Out next week on Xbox One, PS4, Switch, and PC.

Another World creator's surreal PSVR ecosystem sim Paper Beast out this month

A "dreamlike odyssey...born from lost Internet data".

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