Choco Mountain is at first glance an innocuous track in Mario Kart 64. But it is infamous within the speedrunning community - and was the setting for perhaps the most impressive video game speedrun of all time.
State of Decay 2 looks like a success: it's got two million players.
A logo for Hitman 2 popped up on the Warner Bros. website before being pulled offline.
Someone called Chris Bratt (any ideas?) has released a video revealing the bizarre story behind the first non-Valve game on Steam.
Guitar Hero Live's GHTV mode - the mode that let you buy premium shows to play along to - shuts down on 1st December 2018, Activision has announced.
Hot on the heels of the surprise announcement that Konami's agreement with top Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund for PES 2019 was "prematurely terminated", the Japanese company has hit back with the announcement that it's done a deal with rival German team FC Schalke 04 for PES 2019.
Remember when Iceland knocked England out of Euro 2016, and the players did that awesome Viking thunderclap celebration in front of their fans? EA's put that in FIFA.
There are Fallout mods, and then there's Fallout: New California.
Here's an odd one: Aston Villa, the once great English football club now struggling to get out of the Championship, has launched an esports league.
The Warhammer games continue to flow out from the Games Workshop licensing machine like a never-ending swarm of scaven or a tide of orks charging across the battlefield. The latest to hit the production line: Warhammer: Chaosbane.
Remember Evolve? Turtle Rock's ambitious 4v1 monster shooter is coming to the end of its life, with Evolve publisher and intellectual property owner 2K signalling a raft of key features will soon no longer be available.
There's panic in the world of flight simulators, with a controversial developer threatening legal action against reddit of all places.
State of Decay 2 launched in, well, a bit of a state. Our reviewer Edwin called the Microsoft Studios game "technically shambolic" in our State of Decay 2 review.
Xbox Game Pass just got four Star Wars games: Star Wars Knights of the Old Republic, Lego Star Wars: The Complete Saga, Star Wars: The Force Unleashed and Star Wars: The Force Unleashed 2.
Pro Evolution Soccer has already lost the Champions League - to rival football video game FIFA, it looks like - and now there's more bad news for Konami when it comes to official licences.
Bungie has received over $100m as part of an investment from a Chinese publisher to build a new game.
UPDATE 30/5/18: Valve has removed controversial school-shooting FPS Active Shooter from Steam, and its developer and publisher - Revived Games and Acid respectively - have been banned from the platform.
Microsoft's announced the Xbox Games With Gold lineup for June.
Atari co-founder Ted Dabney has died aged 80, according to a close friend.
Hideo Kojima has spent the last week teasing a new trailer for Death Stranding - and now fans think the game is set at least in part in Iceland.
Have you ever wondered what video game cities would look like as Ordnance Survey maps? A new project is working on turning the likes of City 17 from Half-Life, Los Santos from Grand Theft Auto and New Vegas from Fallout into city maps, so we may soon find out.
Here's an odd one: Microsoft Studios has released a new racing game for PC - but it's nothing like Forza.
As Fortnite's popularity has exploded, so has the rise of scammers who promise free V-Bucks.
If you're a Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland or Republic of Ireland fan, you'll need to pick a second team to root for at this summer's World Cup.
The boss of DICE has said "player choice and female playable characters are here to stay" after some people said they were upset with Battlefield V letting users play as a woman in the World War 2-set shooter.
Mike Laidlaw can still remember his first day at BioWare, even though it was over 15 years ago. He even remembers the date he answered the phone and found out he had got the job: 23rd December 2002. Laidlaw was used to answering the phone; at the time he was working at Bell, Canada's largest telecommunications company, in the province of Ontario. When Laidlaw first joined Bell's call centre, he worked the phones. Later, he got promoted to lead a team on the phones, "which was somehow way worse than being on the phones," Laidlaw told me last March, the day after his star turn at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco. "I went in and said, I'm sorry, I'm quitting. I'm not coming in tomorrow. They said, 'you can't quit two days before Christmas! If you quit you'll never work here again!' I said, 'that is pretty much the plan, yes.' So I walked out, and a bunch of people high-fived me because - yay! - I got out."
Battle royale game H1Z1 is out now on PlayStation 4 - and it's been an early hit.
EA is nearly ready to reveal Battlefield V, the next big game in DICE's blockbuster first-person shooter series.
Have you noticed the way the sound works in PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds has changed? If the answer to that question is yes, you're not alone.
Overwatch professional players train hard - that's how they get to the top of their game. But at what point does training become brutal and potentially unhealthy?