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Remaining big games to still release in 2022

The second, and usually the more exciting, half of the year is upon us, also when it comes to game releases. The third and fourth quarters of the year are a time when publishers fire their biggest guns. What hits are still coming in 2022?

8 times devs said too much and insulted players

Game developers are, of course, also humans. That's why strange statements and all sorts of slip-ups happen to them too. Especially when they feel defensive. We have aggregated a list of instances when they definitely said too much.

Which game has the most players?

Call of Duty, Minecraft, or Red Dead Redemption 2? The most popular games in the world are much less obvious than it might seem to regular players.

RPGs you might have wrongly skipped

There's plenty of good RPG releases every week. Unfortunately, many of them do not get the popularity they deserve. Today, we are looking into games that some fans of the genre might have missed, and definitely should play.

Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes review

Featuring some familiar faces, Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes blends two genres together to give you a game that is a blast to play. Read our review.

New video games coming in July 2022

And so, dog days it is. But it doesn't mean no new games! To the contrary, there's no shortage of new productions, but you won't see any grand launches of long-awaited titles in July. Instead, we will have to settle for smaller offerings.

Top 25 gacha games

Gacha is immensely popular in the East, but not so much in the West – for now. With its recent success, Genshin Impact blazes a trail for the genre. If you'd like to really get into it, you might want to browse this list of best gacha games.

Siege just got real

Siege just got real

TaleWorlds showed us how to conquer strongholds in Mount & Blade II: Bannerlord while they visited E3. The game will introduce lots of novelties, but it will stay true to the spirit of the original game.

Siege just got real
Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes Review - More Than Just Mashing Buttons

Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes Review - More Than Just Mashing Buttons

Featuring some familiar faces, Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes blends two genres together to give you a game that is a blast to play. Read our review.

Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes Review - More Than Just Mashing Buttons
TMNT Shredder's Revenge Review: A Tubular Throwback

TMNT Shredder's Revenge Review: A Tubular Throwback

A reimagining of the classic Turtles games from decades ago, TMNT Shredder’s Revenge has a lot to offer to fans and those wanting a fun, colorful arcade experience with lots of personality.

TMNT Shredder's Revenge Review: A Tubular Throwback
The Quarry Review: Camp of Consequences

The Quarry Review: Camp of Consequences

Camps are known to be dangerous at night in most horror films. How does Camp Hackett stand up to that trope in The Quarry?

The Quarry Review: Camp of Consequences
Sniper Elite 5 Review: Sharp Shooter

Sniper Elite 5 Review: Sharp Shooter

Sniper Elite 5 takes Karl Fairburne to the French countryside to thwart some Nazi plans once more. Gameplay improvements and new features make this installment feel familiar but still just as fun.

Sniper Elite 5 Review: Sharp Shooter
Songs of Conquest Preview: Singing Hymns of High Praise

Songs of Conquest Preview: Singing Hymns of High Praise

Is Songs of Conquest the Heroes of Might and Magic 3 worthy successor? Do we have a winner? Here's our preview of the Early Access version.

Songs of Conquest Preview: Singing Hymns of High Praise
Trek to Yomi Review: A Trek Worth Taking

Trek to Yomi Review: A Trek Worth Taking

A beautiful and immersive journey, Trek to Yomi is a game that Akira Kurosawa would have made. Read our review.

Trek to Yomi Review: A Trek Worth Taking
Nintendo Switch Sports Review: Back in Motion

Nintendo Switch Sports Review: Back in Motion

Back in 2006, Wii Sports had us flailing our arms at the TV screen alongside our family members. Nintendo Switch Sports now hopes to introduce new families to the sport of arm-flailing.

Nintendo Switch Sports Review: Back in Motion
50 Shades of The Sims - A List of Naughty Mods

50 Shades of The Sims - A List of Naughty Mods

Taking care of the highest quality of entertainment, we searched the Internet (because there's more than the Wicked Whims) so that your Sims 4 become a little more greasy. And maybe sometimes a tiny bit naughty.

50 Shades of The Sims - A List of Naughty Mods
Best Gacha Games 2022 - There's an Anime Girl Hiding in This Loot Box!

Best Gacha Games 2022 - There's an Anime Girl Hiding in This Loot Box!

Gacha is immensly popular in the East, but not so much in the West – for now. With its recent success, Genshin Impact blazes a trail for the genre. If you'd like to really get into it, you might want to browse this list of best gacha games.

Best Gacha Games 2022 - There's an Anime Girl Hiding in This Loot Box!
New Video Games Coming in July 2022 - Cyberpunk Cats and Other Indies

New Video Games Coming in July 2022 - Cyberpunk Cats and Other Indies

And so, dog days it is. But it doesn't mean no new games! To the contrary, there's no shortage of new productions, but you won't see any grand launches of long-awaited titles in July. Instead, we will have to settle for smaller offerings.

New Video Games Coming in July 2022 - Cyberpunk Cats and Other Indies
The Best Obscure RPGs - 2022 Update

The Best Obscure RPGs - 2022 Update

There's plenty of good RPG releases every week. Unfortunately, many of them do not get the popularity they deserve. Today, we are looking into games that some fans of the genre might have missed, and definitely should play.

The Best Obscure RPGs - 2022 Update
8 Times When Developers Should Have Bit Their Tongue

8 Times When Developers Should Have Bit Their Tongue

Game developers are, of course, also humans. That's why strange statements and all sorts of slip-ups happen to them too. Especially when they feel defensive. We have aggregated a list of instances when they definitely said too much.

8 Times When Developers Should Have Bit Their Tongue
The Biggest Video Games Still Coming in 2022

The Biggest Video Games Still Coming in 2022

The second, and usually the more exciting, half of the year is upon us, also when it comes to game releases. The third and fourth quarters of the year are a time when publishers fire their biggest guns. What hits are still coming in 2022?

The Biggest Video Games Still Coming in 2022
Best Games You Might Have Missed in First Half of 2022

Best Games You Might Have Missed in First Half of 2022

The loudest premieres effectively draw attention away from those smaller, but no less interesting productions. We have prepared for you a list of the best of the more obscure games.

Best Games You Might Have Missed in First Half of 2022
The Best Video Games With Cats

The Best Video Games With Cats

Cats play a relatively minor role in video games. Fortunately, there are some titles that give them a fair amount of attention. Let's check out how the industry portrays them.

The Best Video Games With Cats
Epic Games Store - Indie Games' Shelter or Slaughterhouse?

Epic Games Store - Indie Games' Shelter or Slaughterhouse?

Epic Game Store launched in 2018 with the promise of a better environment for developers. After a few years of its existence, however, it's still hard to make a clear case that it's more sensible for independent creators than Steam.

Epic Games Store - Indie Games' Shelter or Slaughterhouse?
It's Great Max Payne is Coming Back. We've Missed These Games!

It's Great Max Payne is Coming Back. We've Missed These Games!

The announcement of remakes of the first two parts of Max Payne is as unexpected a news as it is great. Especially today, when action-packed productions have become sort of a thing of the past. Perhaps new versions of classics will be a harbinger.

It's Great Max Payne is Coming Back. We've Missed These Games!
The Witcher 3's Biggest Hunt - Dragon Age: Inquisition Was Actually a Good Game

The Witcher 3's Biggest Hunt - Dragon Age: Inquisition Was Actually a Good Game

Some games arrive at the wrong time and get squashed by the competition. Dragon Age: Inquisition was such a case, overshadowed by The Witcher 3, and for years I thought it as an RPG unworthy of attention. Until recently...

The Witcher 3's Biggest Hunt - Dragon Age: Inquisition Was Actually a Good Game
GTA 5 Proves Games Have Stopped Aging - And That's Great

GTA 5 Proves Games Have Stopped Aging - And That's Great

High-budget video games have reached a point where the best of them don't really age, and even many years after the release, they still manage to delight new players.

GTA 5 Proves Games Have Stopped Aging - And That's Great
Elex 2 Wants to be Mass Effect, but It's Not Working Out

Elex 2 Wants to be Mass Effect, but It's Not Working Out

I enjoyed Elex 2 on its own terms, and it is evocative of various games. There's a bit of Fallout: New Vegas, a bit of Gothic, and a bit of The Witcher 3, but there's a whole lot of Mass Effect, too – and not in a good way.

Elex 2 Wants to be Mass Effect, but It's Not Working Out
Siofra River, Or How Elden Ring Creates Rare, Genuine Sense of Adventure

Siofra River, Or How Elden Ring Creates Rare, Genuine Sense of Adventure

Elden Ring discards the beaten path of triple-A games and invites the player to do the same thing inside their game. This makes the adventure feel genuine and organic – for it is about secrets, risks and ostensible alienation.

Siofra River, Or How Elden Ring Creates Rare, Genuine Sense of Adventure
Elden Ring is My First Souls and I Immediately Fell in Love

Elden Ring is My First Souls and I Immediately Fell in Love

So far I've been bouncing back from FromSoftware games, and from Elden Ring on the other hand I can't tear myself away. Great exploration, fascinating world or satisfaction from defeating each boss make my adventure will not end soon.

Elden Ring is My First Souls and I Immediately Fell in Love
Assassin's Creed: Black Flag Is The Best Pirate Game Ever

Assassin's Creed: Black Flag Is The Best Pirate Game Ever

Assassin's Creed Black Flag is, in my opinion, the best pirate game ever made – even if it doesn't quite fit the series it represents. But what do I love most about this work of Ubisoft? Let me tell you.

Assassin's Creed: Black Flag Is The Best Pirate Game Ever
The Classic Movies That Inspired Stranger Things

The Classic Movies That Inspired Stranger Things

The Duffer brothers' Stranger Things has stolen the hearts of adventure horror fans, richly drawing on both 80s style and more contemporary teen dramas. The success of the Netflix series, however, would not have been possible without inspiration.

The Classic Movies That Inspired Stranger Things
The Best Fights in Naruto Shippuden

The Best Fights in Naruto Shippuden

Shonen, i.e. manga and anime focused on martial arts, transformations and striving for new limits, are not only Dragon Ball, One Piece or One Punch Man. One of the best of these is the now somewhat forgotten Naruto.

The Best Fights in Naruto Shippuden
The Most Expensive Scenes in Cinema History

The Most Expensive Scenes in Cinema History

Today, we present nine movie scenes that filmmakers and studios paid through the nose for. Which movies are they from? What is their story? See for yourself!

The Most Expensive Scenes in Cinema History
Cult Roles Almost Played by Somebody Else

Cult Roles Almost Played by Somebody Else

There's a ton of cult characters from movies out there, and we tend to associate figures like Han Solo or Daenerys Targaryen exclusively with actors who performed them. Here, we have some fun imagining alternative versions of famous castings.

Cult Roles Almost Played by Somebody Else
What Can CD Projekt RED Teach Netflix About The Witcher?

What Can CD Projekt RED Teach Netflix About The Witcher?

The Witcher 3 set a standard for adaptations that will be hard to match. Over two years ago, Netflix tried it, and while the series didn't do badly, it could learn a few things from the third games.

What Can CD Projekt RED Teach Netflix About The Witcher?
Best Anime Showing Apocalyptic Future

Best Anime Showing Apocalyptic Future

Anime films offer a wide range of genres and themes. One very fertile area, for example, is movies and shows depicting humanity struggling against self-inflicted apocalypse. We present a few interesting animations of this type.

Best Anime Showing Apocalyptic Future
The Batman - Triumphant Baptism of Fire for New Dark Knight

The Batman - Triumphant Baptism of Fire for New Dark Knight

The Batman is another example of why trailers lie. Matt Reeves' film turned out to be simply better than anything the trailers ever suggested. It excels as entertainment for lovers of noir crime fiction, but it is also much more than that.

The Batman - Triumphant Baptism of Fire for New Dark Knight
11 Great Scenes in Bad Movies

11 Great Scenes in Bad Movies

Today we present eleven brilliant scenes and film sequences that we got a chance to see in not necessarily successful productions.

11 Great Scenes in Bad Movies