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Games You Have Probably Missed in the First Half of 2020

A PC to Match Xbox Series X and PS5

Cyberpunk 2077 and Beyond – Top Upcoming Cyberpunk Games

The Last of Us 2 – Incredible Details and Easter Eggs You Might Have Missed

AMD or Intel – Tough Choice in 2020

Gamer Psychology: Why We Rage, and Why It's Ok to

Games of July – The Best Releases of Summer 2020

It's About Time Games Became Part of the Curriculum!

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Rankings, charts, opinions, throwbacks and interviews

Extensive articles on computer, console and mobile games, films, comics, pop culture as well as hardware and tech features. Here you will find rankings and charts, as well as factual editorials and essays on the video game industry and interviews with developers. We do not focus solely on AAA games, as the indie game scene is a bonanza of interesting subjects that we often discuss. In particular, we recommend the article, which is currently the most popular.

Games You Have Probably Missed in the First Half of 2020
Games You Have Probably Missed in the First Half of 2020

article07 July 2020

Is it really worth to kill time in free-to-play GTA 5 during the period of cancelled game showcases and delayed release of Cyberpunk? Definitely not! Many unique and interesting titles have been already released this year but you may have missed them.

A PC to Match Xbox Series X and PS5
A PC to Match Xbox Series X and PS5

article06 July 2020

Since we've learned the specs of PS5 and Xbox Series X, we can estimate what sort of components your PC will need to achieve satisfactory performance in next-gen games.

Cyberpunk 2077 and Beyond – Top Upcoming Cyberpunk Games
Cyberpunk 2077 and Beyond – Top Upcoming Cyberpunk Games

article05 July 2020

What's so romantic about dystopias ruled by greedy corporations; about neon colours, societies dependent on technology, and philosophical considerations regarding the nature of the individual? This selection of cyberpunk games may answer this question.

The Last of Us 2 – Incredible Details and Easter Eggs You Might Have Missed
The Last of Us 2 – Incredible Details and Easter Eggs You Might Have Missed

article03 July 2020

The world of The Last of Us 2 is filled with details and morsels that are easy to miss even when you're very careful, and which make the presented world much more believable and impressive.

AMD or Intel – Tough Choice in 2020
AMD or Intel – Tough Choice in 2020

article02 July 2020

In May this year, Intel introduced the 10th generation Comet Lake-S processors to compete with AMD Ryzen 3000 series, and today, we'll look at the consumer battle in mid-2020.

Gamer Psychology: Why We Rage, and Why It's Ok to
Gamer Psychology: Why We Rage, and Why It's Ok to

article01 July 2020

Have you ever screamed in front of a monitor, cursed, tossed a pad, smashed a keyboard? Relax. You can still be normal.

Games of July – The Best Releases of Summer 2020
Games of July – The Best Releases of Summer 2020

article30 June 2020

In July, we'll be introduced to Ghost of Tsushima, the last big exclusive game on PlayStation 4. Racing fans will celebrate a new Trackmania and Formula 1, and Hideo Kojima's loud Death Stranding will arrive on PC.

It's About Time Games Became Part of the Curriculum!
It's About Time Games Became Part of the Curriculum!

article26 June 2020

This War of Mine became (not mandatory, but still) part of the curriculum in Polish high-schools. Can we agree it's about time games became part of the education program? They often carry the same message as books, yet in more accessible form.

War Games that aren't About Killing
War Games that aren't About Killing

article24 June 2020

War never changes. But perception thereof by players does. Here are nine games that deal with the subject of war in an unconventional way – rarely encouraging the player to behave like John Rambo on speed.

Interview with Halley Gross: There's No Heroes in The Last of Us 2
Interview with Halley Gross: There's No Heroes in The Last of Us 2

article22 June 2020

The Last of Us 2 launched to quite a tumultuous reception. I spoke to Westworld script editor, Halley Gross, who co-created the game's story, and we talked about the game, the characters, and some other, very serious matters.

Beautiful, Unusual Games with Unique Graphics
Beautiful, Unusual Games with Unique Graphics

article22 June 2020

"Playability matters, not graphics" is often the justification for poor visuals. Graphics, however, can be much more than beautiful or ugly. It can also be ingenious, intriguing, and unusual, and these are the examples of the most unique games.

5 Simple Tips How to Prepare for PS5 and Xbox SX
5 Simple Tips How to Prepare for PS5 and Xbox SX

article19 June 2020

In the face of the inevitable invasion of next gen, it's easy to panic. With our advice, you'll stay calm and be ready to greet PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X!

Characters With Obesity Deserve More Depth
Characters With Obesity Deserve More Depth

article17 June 2020

Do you remember playing as an obese main character? Overweight characters are a rarity, and they're often portrayed according to the same, unflattering clichι.

The Best Time to Buy PS5 Will Be a Year After Its Launch [OPINION]
The Best Time to Buy PS5 Will Be a Year After Its Launch [OPINION]

article16 June 2020

The pattern is invariably the same. New-generation launches are usually rough, with numerous bugs, and few games to play. It will be no different this time around.

Not Just Story – The Best Mini-Games
Not Just Story – The Best Mini-Games

article14 June 2020

What do The Witcher 3, GTA and Mortal Kombat have in common? Perhaps curiously, playing big games usually implies playing smaller ones, and some of the mini-games are truly exquisite. Here's our selection of the best ones.

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

article12 June 2020

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.

The Best Couch Coop Games For Single Screen
The Best Couch Coop Games For Single Screen

article11 June 2020

Although for years on the decline because of online games, couch cooperation hasn't died out yet, and it's till possible to still find a lot of great titles to enjoy in front of the same screen .

The Best Contemporary Video Game Series
The Best Contemporary Video Game Series

article09 June 2020

We love excellent games, but we love excellent series even more. Here is our editorial selection of the best (active) video game series.

Victims of Digital Distribution – Games You Can't Buy Anymore
Victims of Digital Distribution – Games You Can't Buy Anymore

article08 June 2020

When a game released exclusively digitally disappears from distribution, it becomes impossible to play it legally. Actually, quite a few gems have disappeared in this manner, with the legendary P.T. being just the beginning of the story.

Like Phoenix from Ashes – The Story of MicroProse
Like Phoenix from Ashes – The Story of MicroProse

article04 June 2020

Discussing nostalgia in video games usually revolves around titles or series that we have the fondest memories for. The reawakening of MicroProse is something else, though. A dormant legend stands on the threshold of an incredible rebirth.

Best Sims 4 Mods 2020
Best Sims 4 Mods 2020

article03 June 2020

The Sims is one of the most phenomenal series of video games, especially if you consider that it's been around for nearly two decades. The latest installment, The Sims 4, is sure a fun game, but you can make it even better with our selection of mods!

Games of June 2020 – The Best Upcoming Releases
Games of June 2020 – The Best Upcoming Releases

article30 May 2020

The two biggest premieres of the month are definitely The Last of Us 2 and Valorant. In June, we will also play new Desperaros, returning after many years, a remasters of Command and Conquer series and a handful of interesting independent games.

Cybersex, Prostitution and Inevitability of Sex – The Dark Secrets of MMO
Cybersex, Prostitution and Inevitability of Sex – The Dark Secrets of MMO

article28 May 2020

Some people maintain our entire culture, since it's derived from primal instincts, is determined by sex. We're not going to ponder over this question, but rather examine it's manifestations in MMO RPGs.

Obscure Witcher Games No One Heard About
Obscure Witcher Games No One Heard About

article26 May 2020

A side-scroller, a League of Legends-style MOBA, a browser-based battle game – the story of the digital Witcher encompasses much more titles than we usually think, many of them forgotten despite the great success of the Wild Hunt.

Eight Enemies We Were Sorry to Kill
Eight Enemies We Were Sorry to Kill

article24 May 2020

Demons in Doom, Mecha-Hitler in Wolfenstein, humas in Goat Simulator – most games don't bother creating complex enemies that we'll treat as anything more than things to shoot. Here are eight exceptions to this rule.

Free GTA 5 Spells Checkmate from Epic Games
Free GTA 5 Spells Checkmate from Epic Games

article20 May 2020

No other game, even Red Dead Redemption 2, would give the Epic Games Store such a huge boost as Grand Theft Auto V. Here's why.

Generic Sci-fi Has to Go – Discussing the Problem of Averegness
Generic Sci-fi Has to Go – Discussing the Problem of Averegness

article19 May 2020

In the old days, all you needed to become absolutely riveted to the monitor, was a few colorful locations and a crosshair in the middle. Things are more nuanced now, and many creators seem to fall in the trap of creating mediocre, lackluster, safe games.

Mods for GTA 5 – The Best Ways to Change Grand Theft Auto V
Mods for GTA 5 – The Best Ways to Change Grand Theft Auto V

article18 May 2020

Playing as the law, improved graphics, and driving trains – GTA 5 has received many good mods, and this article lists the best of them.

The Best Servers for Minecraft and How to Host Servers
The Best Servers for Minecraft and How to Host Servers

article12 May 2020

How to create a Minecraft server? How to find the best server? In this text, you will find a short and concrete answer to these questions.

My Greatest Fears and Hopes for Assassin's Creed Valhalla
My Greatest Fears and Hopes for Assassin's Creed Valhalla

article11 May 2020

Ubisoft showed the first teaser of the new Assassin's Creed. Rumors and leaks about the trip to Viking land turned out to be true. What does that mean for players?