Even Civilization VI Has a Battle Royale Mode Now

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. You’d have to be living under a rock with no internet connection to be unaware of how popular battle royale-style games have become. PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds was the first major success in this genre, but then there was Fortnite, which has […]

At a Glance: Origin Millennium Hard Line Vice Edition Review

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Over the years America has seen its fair share of memorable decades in fashion. We’ve had the roaring twenties, the golden era following the end of WWII, disco, and so on. A lot has changed since then, but in nostalgic […]

Nintendo shows off exercise-powered RPG for Switch, Ring Fit Adventure – gpgmail

Nintendo has been at the crossroads of video games and fitness since the famous Power Pad for the NES, and the Switch is the latest to receive a game powered by physical activity: Ring Fit Adventure. And it actually looks fun! In the game, you’ll jog in place to advance your character, and perform various […]

Nintendo Files Multi-Million Dollar Lawsuit Against Another Large ROM Site

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Nintendo owns some of the most iconic intellectual property in games, and it’s taking a stand against ROM sites. After securing a win against two major ROM distributors, Nintendo has set its sights on another website called RomUniverse. Nintendo has […]

Loot boxes in games are gambling and should be banned for kids, say UK MPs – gpgmail

UK MPs have called for the government to regulate the games industry’s use of loot boxes under current gambling legislation — urging a blanket ban on the sale of loot boxes to players who are children. Kids should instead be able to earn in-game credits to unlock look boxes, MPs have suggested in a recommendation […]

Samsung’s PlayGalaxy Game Streaming Is Live on the Note 10

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. The Galaxy Note 10 got most of the attention at Samsung’s recent Unpacked event, and quite understandably. Samsung also talked about its upcoming PlayGalaxy Link game streaming platform. PlayGalaxy wasn’t available when the Note 10 launched, but it has now […]

Meet the PiS2: A PS2 Portable Built with a Raspberry Pi 2 Server

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Redditor and modder darkwingmod has posted a video of his new, homemade Sony PS2 portable — which isn’t actually a thing Sony ever built, but after seeing this, possibly should have been. According to posts he’s made, the well-named “PiS2” […]

Assassin’s Creed Odyssey gets an educational mode — complete with quizzes – gpgmail

In my review of Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey, I was blown away by the authenticity and level of detail in the game world. The game itself — well, it was fine. But the highlight was ancient Greece in all its classical splendor, and a new educational Discovery Tour mode aims to teach the history of that […]

Upcoming AMD UEFI Update Will Improve Ryzen Boost Clocks

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. One ongoing question reviewers have been digging into for the past few weeks is the expected behavior of AMD 7nm Ryzen CPUs at high boost clock versus the actual, measured behavior. AMD promised to update the user community today, September […]

Pour One Out for the Dreamcast, Sega’s Awesome, Quirky, Gone-Too-Soon Console

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. On September 9, 1999, Sega launched the Dreamcast in North America — it’s last, best hope for relevance in the console market. The console, which was intended to put Sega on a more even footing against competitors like Sony, wound […]