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If you're looking for reviews of games such as Where the Heart Leads or Sniper Elite VR, or new info and rumors about Battlefield 2042, you're in the right place.

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Sniper Elite VR review: A shot and a miss!

This could have been a great game and a milestone for VR technology. It came out ok at best, and that's definitely not enough. Read our Sniper Elite VR review.

Death's Door review

Doing a lot of things right, Death’s Door features a beautiful world and level design that rivals that of any Zelda game you’ve played. Plus you get to play as a little crow that wields a sword. What’s not to love?

Monster Hunter Stories 2 Wings of Ruin review

Sometimes you become such best friends with a monster that they go from your bestie to your monstie. And no, this isn’t Pokemon, but you will be hatching lots of eggs and battling alongside your favorite monsters. Read our review of Wings of Ruin.

Encased exposes classic RPG's ailments

I should be happy about Encased. Meanwhile, I'm unable to sit through more than a few dozen minutes of it, despite it being a great post-apocalyptic RPG. And this may be a symptom of a more serious problem of the genre.

Top 21 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.

Battlefield Portal - the future of online gaming?

The classic Battlefield installments finally return in a refreshed version! But not quite in the form we expected – the new Battlefield Portal service is as hopeful as it is risky.

New World has me worried right before the release

The beta is about to begin, and the release is coming soon. Amazon, on the other hand, seems to have made a few wrong decisions late in the development.

New World has me worried right before the release

New World has me worried right before the release

The beta is about to begin, and the release is coming soon. Amazon, on the other hand, seems to have made a few wrong decisions late in the development.

New World has me worried right before the release
Death’s Door Review: A Game Worth Dying For

Death’s Door Review: A Game Worth Dying For

Doing a lot of things right, Death’s Door features a beautiful world and level design that rivals that of any Zelda game you’ve played. Plus you get to play as a little crow that wields a sword. What’s not to love?

Death’s Door Review: A Game Worth Dying For
Where the Heart Leads Review: The Game of Life

Where the Heart Leads Review: The Game of Life

When you think of a video game, a piece of art that makes you think about your life and what it means to be alive doesn’t instantly come to mind. But maybe it should. Read our review to learn more about Where the Heart Leads.

Where the Heart Leads Review: The Game of Life
Casual Simulation? Microsoft Flight Simulator on Next-Gen Xbox Aims for Accessibility

Casual Simulation? Microsoft Flight Simulator on Next-Gen Xbox Aims for Accessibility

After a year of waiting, the most hardware-intensive PC game will land on Xbox Series X/S consoles. What new features will Microsoft Flight Simulator offer in an environment so alien for simulators?

Casual Simulation? Microsoft Flight Simulator on Next-Gen Xbox Aims for Accessibility
Hot Wheels Unleashed Preview - Tiny Cars Big Ambitions!

Hot Wheels Unleashed Preview - Tiny Cars Big Ambitions!

The iconic cars are back – Hot Wheels Unleashed is an interesting racing game for kids. And for those who have collected famous cars. And for those who have ever stepped on them.

Hot Wheels Unleashed Preview - Tiny Cars Big Ambitions!
Naraka: Bladepoint preview - A Melee-Focused Battle Royale

Naraka: Bladepoint preview - A Melee-Focused Battle Royale

Think you’ve played every battle royale out there? Naraka: Bladepoint wants you to experience a new kind of game with its fluid melee-focused combat that makes you feel like a martial arts superstar.

Naraka: Bladepoint preview - A Melee-Focused Battle Royale
Forza Horizon 5 Looks Stunning, Leaves Competition Behind

Forza Horizon 5 Looks Stunning, Leaves Competition Behind

The new Forza Horizon once again crushes the competition, not only with sensational graphics. The game will be accessible to everyone, is coming soon, and will be included in Game Pass! Can Gran Turismo even hold a candle to it anymore?

Forza Horizon 5 Looks Stunning, Leaves Competition Behind
Terra Nil preview - The World's Not Over Yet

Terra Nil preview - The World's Not Over Yet

Can you imagine a city builder with no cities? Terra Nil is exactly that - beautiful, relaxing, and giving tons of fun. It really is unique.

Terra Nil preview - The World's Not Over Yet
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 2021 - There's an Anime Girl Hiding in This Loot Box!

Best Gacha Games 2021 - 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 2021 - There's an Anime Girl Hiding in This Loot Box!
Free Steam Games - 17 Excellent Titles You Probably Don't Know

Free Steam Games - 17 Excellent Titles You Probably Don't Know

The free games collection on Steam is a great place to find interesting games, but if you don't know what to look for, it's easy to end up with crap. Here's our selection of best free games available on Steam.

Free Steam Games - 17 Excellent Titles You Probably Don't Know
11 Hardest Arcade and Platform Video Games Ever

11 Hardest Arcade and Platform Video Games Ever

Difficult games means not just Souls, Bloodborne, NiOh and Sekiro. We present you eleven titles that will either be an incredible challenge for the most persistent, or a source of unprecedented frustration for the more impatient.

11 Hardest Arcade and Platform Video Games Ever
A New Coat of Paint - Video Game Remakes and Remasters we Badly Need

A New Coat of Paint - Video Game Remakes and Remasters we Badly Need

We may all despise them, but everyone has a list of things they’d like to see done – remakes and remasters have become an obligatory part of the gaming landscape. Our editorial staff has chosen several games they’d like to see upgraded.

A New Coat of Paint - Video Game Remakes and Remasters we Badly Need
Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis Would be Great if There Was Content

Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis Would be Great if There Was Content

Apart from being a SEO nightmare, Phantasy Star Online 2 New Genesis is exciting. It's an extremely dynamic MMORPG that conquered Japan – unfortunately, what was supposed to be a debut on western market, turned out just Early Access.

Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis Would be Great if There Was Content
Best Crossplay Games 2021

Best Crossplay Games 2021

If you have a PC and your friend has a PS4, that doesn't mean you can't play together. There are multiplayer crossplay games that you can still play even if you have different hardware. Here's a list of cross-platform games for 2021.

Best Crossplay Games 2021
The Most Popular Classic Single-Player Games 2021

The Most Popular Classic Single-Player Games 2021

There are some games that we just keep playing. Never mind the fact that these are titles that are already a few good years old. Many of them have even lived to see remasters, many have become very outdated – so what? We can't seem to stop playing.

The Most Popular Classic Single-Player Games 2021
AC Infinity is Wrong Way. Assassins Are Too Long Already

AC Infinity is Wrong Way. Assassins Are Too Long Already

Ubisoft revealed Assassin's Creed: Infinity – a huge game-service, the scale of which is to be incomparably greater than any previous installment. Unfortunately, I'm unlikely to play it, because Odyssey gave me hodophobia.

AC Infinity is Wrong Way. Assassins Are Too Long Already
Encased - Great Game That Proves Classic RPGs are Cornered

Encased - Great Game That Proves Classic RPGs are Cornered

I should be happy about Encased. Meanwhile, I'm unable to sit through more than a few dozen minutes of it, despite it being a great post-apocalyptic RPG. And this may be a symptom of a more serious problem of the genre.

Encased - Great Game That Proves Classic RPGs are Cornered
We've Had Triple-A; Now It's Time for Triple-I - The Future of Indie Games

We've Had Triple-A; Now It's Time for Triple-I - The Future of Indie Games

Indie games have evolved a lot lately. Independent games are created with more and more momentum and budget and, paradoxically, with the support of big publishers. The era of triple-i has arrived.

We've Had Triple-A; Now It's Time for Triple-I - The Future of Indie Games
FPS Veterans Talk Genre Future - And I Can't Agree More

FPS Veterans Talk Genre Future - And I Can't Agree More

Veterans of the FPS genre from Electronic Arts have outlined their vision for the future of the genre. It's worth remembering their words, because they are probably based not only on hunches, but also work they're already doing.

FPS Veterans Talk Genre Future - And I Can't Agree More
So Does Battlefield 2042 Only Pretend It's Not About Climate Change?

So Does Battlefield 2042 Only Pretend It's Not About Climate Change?

Battlefield 2042 uses the climate catastrophe and the subsequent refugee crisis as the backdrop for its fictitious conflict – and yet tries to pretend it doesn't. For AAA games, weirdly understood notion of being apolitical has become sanctity.

So Does Battlefield 2042 Only Pretend It's Not About Climate Change?
Nintendo Showed Up to E3 Prepared

Nintendo Showed Up to E3 Prepared

This year's E3 wasn't particularly fun, but it wasn't without a few nice moments. One of them was the Nintendo Direct.

Nintendo Showed Up to E3 Prepared
Indie Games Won E3 2021

Indie Games Won E3 2021

For a show known for their blockbuster reveals and showcases, E3 2021 felt very different this year giving smaller studios and their games the chance to shine.

Indie Games Won E3 2021
Capcom’s E3 Showcase Didn’t Need to Happen

Capcom’s E3 Showcase Didn’t Need to Happen

I'm not sure it could have been worse. Capcom's presentation might as well have just not happened.

Capcom’s E3 Showcase Didn’t Need to Happen
10 Things Netflix has to Improve in The Witcher Season 2

10 Things Netflix has to Improve in The Witcher Season 2

The Witcher rocking Netflix, and we're looking for holes in the whole thing, dismantling the American production to the first factors and wondering what could have been done better.

10 Things Netflix has to Improve in The Witcher Season 2
Marvel's Heroes Who Need Their Own Movies!

Marvel's Heroes Who Need Their Own Movies!

For those less familiar with the comic book pedigree of superheroes, it may seem that MCU used all possible Marvel's heroes, adding a few new. But the truth is quite different – many of them are still waiting for their chance.

Marvel's Heroes Who Need Their Own Movies!
The Real Monsters were Racists – Lovecraft Country is Scary in Its Own Way

The Real Monsters were Racists – Lovecraft Country is Scary in Its Own Way

"Stories are like people," says the hero of HBO's Lovecraft Country, "They're never perfect, but you love them despite their flaws." This is how he explains how a Black American can like a book, in which a racist is saving the day.

The Real Monsters were Racists – Lovecraft Country is Scary in Its Own Way
Absolutely Worst Video Game Adaptations – Uwe Boll Would be Proud!

Absolutely Worst Video Game Adaptations – Uwe Boll Would be Proud!

Hollywood has been awkwardly flirting with electronic entertainment hits since the early nineties. Already then, the general rule was that the movies mostly sucked, and yet, Uwe Boll was only getting started. Here's the selection of terrible movies.

Absolutely Worst Video Game Adaptations – Uwe Boll Would be Proud!
Absurdities of Epidemics in Movies

Absurdities of Epidemics in Movies

Epidemics are currently one of the hottest subjects in media. Many movies were made about such occurrences, few of them were good, and almost none were realistic.

Absurdities of Epidemics in Movies
What Home Alone and Sex Education Have in Common?

What Home Alone and Sex Education Have in Common?

Sex Education from Netflix is family cinema that makes the family blush – unlike Kevin in Home Alone. But these two titles have more in common than it seems!

What Home Alone and Sex Education Have in Common?
Pleasant Movies That Will Make You Feel Better in Quarantine

Pleasant Movies That Will Make You Feel Better in Quarantine

The coronavirus has a huge impact on the whole society, including popculture. However, in order to keep the weather, it is worth refreshing a few positive classics. However, in order to stay in a good mood, it is worth refreshing a few positive classics.

Pleasant Movies That Will Make You Feel Better in Quarantine
Crime Shows to Watch on Netflix

Crime Shows to Watch on Netflix

Crime, punishment, chase. Criminal series have become wildly popular in recent years. Incidentally, in 2020 Netflix has a large number of stories about criminals and detectives. Here's our recommendations.

Crime Shows to Watch on Netflix