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Valve Condemns Dota 2 Pros Making Racist Remarks But Calls On Teams To Regulate Themselves Valve Condemns Dota 2 Pros Making Racist Remarks But Calls On Teams To Regulate Themselves

Following a series of offensive remarks made by professional Dota 2 players recently, the game’s creator Valve has published a blog post condemning the behavior. In keeping with the company’s traditional approach of remaining mostly hands-off, however, it leaves the responsibility for sanctioning players strictly with…

The New Smash Trailer Is Better With Pop Music The New Smash Trailer Is Better With Pop Music

Over the weekend, Nintendo released a new commercial for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate without any background music. The internet proceeded to work its magic and there are now hundreds of different versions of the video floating around set to songs ranging from Prince’s 1991 to the Dragon Ball Z intro music. They all…

The beautifully pixel animated, hoverbike racing game Desert Child will release for PS4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC on December 11. It takes place in a futuristic solar system where you can customize your ride to shoot stuff and win races all while chilling to lo-fi hip-hop.

The Best Team In Rocket League Is On The Hunt For Another World Championship The Best Team In Rocket League Is On The Hunt For Another World Championship

Team Dignitas won Rocket League’s season five championship earlier this year. It was not easy, though, requiring a long run through the lower bracket that culminated in a back-to-back best-of-seven series against NRG Esports. Despite a nail-biter in the final match after NRG tied things up 3-3 with what some have …

Warframe's New Expansion Features Class Warfare Warframe's New Expansion Features Class Warfare

Fortuna was released yesterday on PC, and is expected to arrive on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 in the near future. It’s too early to know whether Fortunat rights some of the wrongs made by last year’s expansion, Plains of Eidolon, when it first released, including it felt too isolated from the rest of the game. What…

Bethesda Says It Plans To Fix Fallout 76’s Item Storage Problem Bethesda Says It Plans To Fix Fallout 76’s Item Storage Problem

Fallout 76 players are running out of room in their inventories, and the game’s not even out yet. Fortunately, Bethesda is promising a fix.

New PS4 Pro Models Seem Much Quieter New PS4 Pro Models Seem Much Quieter

While the PlayStation 4 Pro has been out in the wild for two years now, it’s recently undergone some slight hardware refinements that change how loud it is. According to a recent analysis by Digital Foundry, the noise reduction in the latest iteration of the console, currently only available as part of a Red Dead…

YouTube is now available on the Nintendo Switch, bringing the console’s total app count up to two. The only other app currently available on the platform is Hulu (which, thanks to Hulu’s live TV, I actually use a lot). This also means you can officially watch the next Nintendo Direct on Switch.

Players Have Discovered Payday 2's Secret Ending Players Have Discovered Payday 2's Secret Ending

Payday 2 came out in 2013, but players are only just now uncovering what appears to be its secret ending after weeks of piecing together esoteric clues in the culmination of a challenge that began even before the game was officially released and was finally able to be completed thanks to a new update to the game.

The beautiful and haunting platformer Gris will release on Switch and PC on December 13. I demoed the game over the summer and was impressed with how elegantly the gameplay and animation meshed together.  

Nintendo Says It Will Remove Racist Native American Animation From Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Nintendo Says It Will Remove Racist Native American Animation From Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

In pre-release marketing materials for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, set to release on December 7, the character Mr. Game & Watch uses racist Native American imagery during one of his attacks. Nintendo now says it plans to remove that imagery from the game and has apologized to fans, saying the caricature doesn’t…

Some Switch Players Are Looking Outside Nintendo For Matchmaking Some Switch Players Are Looking Outside Nintendo For Matchmaking

Nintendo Switch Online went live over a month ago. While the paid service is required for people to play games like Mario Tennis Aces online together, it still doesn’t include any way for players to easily meet and connect with one another. As a result, fans have tried to fill that void with their own solutions, the…

I Don’t Want Fortnite’s Cube Monsters To Go I Don’t Want Fortnite’s Cube Monsters To Go

For the last couple weeks, cube monsters have been rampaging through Fortnite matches (don’t call them zombies or you’ll hurt Epic Games’ feelings). But on Sunday, they, along with their namesake, disappeared from the game. It was beautiful, but I was sad. Cube monsters have been my favorite thing to happen to the…

Warframe’s big Fortuna expansion is due out later this week on PC, according to a press release by Digital Extremes. Strangely, the studio didn’t provide a specific date. The expansion adds the game’s largest open world area yet, a new faction, hoverboards, and lots of other stuff.

Parent Wants Just Dance To Stop Asking Their Kid To Subscribe Parent Wants Just Dance To Stop Asking Their Kid To Subscribe

In response to a complaint about Just Dance 2019’s Kids mode on the Switch mixing in songs that require a monthly subscription with the free ones, a spokesperson for Ubisoft said the publisher is currently working on solving the issue.

Warhawk and other PS3 games have had their server shutdowns delayed until January 31, 2019. The games were originally due to go offline late last month, even though in Warhawk’s case, owners did not receive the promised 90 days notice. Sony did not immediately respond to a request for comment on the extension.

There Are Already Mods For Fallout 76 On PC, But They Might Not Last There Are Already Mods For Fallout 76 On PC, But They Might Not Last

While Fallout 76 isn’t officially out until next week, there’s already a small but growing modding community for the game congregating on Nexus Mods, a fan-run network of mods for PC games.

Eight Nations Face-Off In This Weekend’s Overwatch World Cup Eight Nations Face-Off In This Weekend’s Overwatch World Cup

In Overwatch, as in soccer, there’s annual league play and international World Cups. This weekend belongs to the second. Before OWL’s second season gets underway, teams from around the world will represent their nations at BlizzCon in the Overwatch World Cup. It’s one of the game’s most entertaining events for all the…

You Can Now Get Destiny 2 Free On PC You Can Now Get Destiny 2 Free On PC

From today until November 18, Destiny 2 will be free for people on PC to download through Blizzard’s Battle.net client, the company announced today at BlizzCon. The giveaway is to mark the game’s one year anniversary of first coming to PC.

I Can't Stop Kicking People To Death In Assassin's Creed Odyssey I Can't Stop Kicking People To Death In Assassin's Creed Odyssey

I’ve kicked so many people to death in Assassin’s Creed Odyssey. Off hill tops, mountain ledges, and temple roofs. I can’t help myself. In this latest entrant in the stealth series about assassinating historical figures, stealth is no longer the most important skill, and assassination attacks no longer guarantee…

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