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Updated: 2021-04-23 12:08
Sony PlayStation DualSense Wireless Controller for $60 + free shipping - CNET
Sony PlayStation DualSense Wireless Controller for $60
Mortal Kombat review: Glorious action and fatalities, but shallow characters - CNET
The movie reboot will satisfy fans looking for gory cinematic battles, not those hoping for a deep dive into the game series' rich history.
Jeff Kaplan left Blizzard, but he wants fans to 'take care of the Overwatch team' - CNET
Overwatch's former lead tells fans that the team is full of "wonderful, caring, brilliant people and they need you right now."
PS5 restock update: How to find inventory at Amazon, Best Buy, GameStop, Target, Walmart and other retailers - CNET
The Sony PS5 is still the hottest ticket in gaming. These vendors are your best bets for finding one in stock.
Where to buy a PS5: Everything you need to know to get Sony's new console - CNET
Finding a PS5 is tricky business, as new consoles are immediately snapped up by keen customers.
Get a job: Join Insomniac Games as a Character TD
This talented person will contribute to the design, implementation and maintenance of the animation and rigging pipeline. ...
Xbox Series X restock: Updates from Best Buy, Amazon, Target, GameStop and more - CNET
Microsoft's new console isn't as difficult to find as the PlayStation 5, but that doesn't mean scoring one will be easy.
Don't Miss: Examining the 'pay-to-flay' monetization of 2015's Mortal Kombat X
F2P monetization mechanics are seeping into premium game design, and with Mortal Kombat X selling "Easy Fatality" consumables, Gamasutra asks: how do you monetize without compromising game design? ...
Where to buy the Xbox Series X and S: Best Buy, Target, Amazon, Microsoft, Walmart and more retailers - CNET
Finding Microsoft's new console is hard. Here's the latest on retailers that sell the Series X and Series S.
Gearbox pushes back against discriminatory Texas bills
"We bring a lot of money into this state. Weâ€ re headquartered here. Donâ€ t drive us to where we have to start expanding outside of Texas and outside of the country." ...
Alien: Isolation is just one of two free games you can get this week from Epic - CNET
Hand of Fate 2 is the other freebie. Together, you get to keep games totaling $70.
Supergiant's Hades named Game of the Year at 24th DICE Awards
Supergiant Games' narrative roguelike Hades has walked away with top honors at the 24th Annual DICE Awards this year, while also leading the pack as the most awarded game of the 2021 event. ...
Video: An AMA session with Obsidian's Carrie Patel
In this 2021 GDC Showcase AMA, Obsidian Entertainment's Carrie Patel answering questions about her experience working on both The Outer Worlds and Pillars of Eternity franchises. ...
Explore the world of Black Games at GDC 2021
University of Miami Knight Chair Lindsay Grace will be giving an overview on the history of games by Black developers at GDC 2021. ...
This Pikachu printer is made for the new Pokemon Snap on Nintendo Switch - CNET
Set your Nintendo Switch screenshots free with this Pikachu printer.
CD Projekt: Over $303 million in profit, 13.7 million Cyberpunk 2077 copies sold in 2020
CD Projekt says that it sold over 13.7 million copies of Cyberpunk 2077 between the game's December 10 launch and the end of both the calendar year and its fiscal year weeks later. ...
Firewalk Studios signs publishing deal with PlayStation for debut title
Firewalk Studios has signed a publishing partnership with PlayStation for its debut multiplayer title. ...
The best gaming laptop deals right now at Amazon, Dell, Best Buy and Newegg - CNET
You can save big on gaming laptops from Acer, Alienware, Asus, Dell, HP, MSI and Razer, including models that boast Nvidia's latest GeForce RTX 3000 series graphics.
EA is bringing Battlefield to mobile in 2022 - CNET
There's also a new mainline series game coming to consoles and PC later this year.
Indie marketplace Itch has been added to the Epic Games Store
Epic has added a number of new PC apps to the Epic Games Store, including the indie-centric game marketplace Itch.io. ...
EA is bringing the Battlefield franchise to mobile platforms for the first time
The publisher said a new mobileÂ version of the shooter is being developed by Industrial Toys, who'll be working closely with the DICE team. ...
Sony says its cloud gaming experience will 'be unique and only on PlayStation'
Sony Interactive Entertainment boss Jim Ryan says the company is working on a cloud gaming experience that will "be unique and only on PlayStation." ...
Diablo Immortal closed alpha starts tonight - CNET
Android users in Australia are the lucky few to participate in the test.
Steam Labs' new navigation options are now a bona fide Steam feature
A feature trialed in Steam's experimental Steam Labs program has now been upgraded to appear on Steam proper. ...
Facebook's Oculus Quest game event: Everything announced - CNET
Resident Evil 4, Star Wars and a Nintendo 64 classic reborn -- sort of.
Get a job: Join PlayStation as a Facial Modeler
PlayStation is looking for a Blendshape Artist/Facial Modeler to bring highly realistic faces to life for both cinematic and in-game sequences. ...
Departing GameStop CEO to land $179 million on exit thanks to recent stock saga
GameStop CEO George Sherman announced his departure from the struggling retail giant this week and will do so with an extra $179 million in his pockets. ...
Saddlebred Light-Up Bean Bag Toss for $15 + free shipping w/ $49 - CNET
Saddlebred Light-Up Bean Bag Toss for $15
Hover-1 Gambit Folding Electric Scooter for $180 + free shipping - CNET
Hover-1 Gambit Folding Electric Scooter for $180
The perfect Steam trailer, overlooked tools, & more
What do you really need in your Steam trailer? What video game data tools are you not aware of, but should be? This and more game platform round-ups within... ...
Xbox All Access: How to purchase an Xbox Series console for as little as $25 a month - CNET
Is a payment plan a good option when it comes to buying your next console?
Xbox lets you play multiplayer games like Destiny 2 for free - CNET
You no longer need an Xbox Live Gold membership to jump into free-to-play games like Apex Legends, Call of Duty: Warzone and Fortnite.
A 'sizable' Xbox Series X restock is now available at GameStop (Update: Sold out) - CNET
You can get the console via Microsoft's All Access financing option -- which is actually a great deal for most gamers.
Best Xbox Series X or Series S accessories for 2021 - CNET
From controllers to headsets to storage, this list will help you build a better gaming experience.
Discord reportedly ends talks for $10B acquisition by Microsoft - CNET
Microsoft won't be replacing Skype anytime soon.
MTV The Throwback Party Game for $10 + free shipping w/ $25 - CNET
MTV The Throwback Party Game for $10
Best gaming PC for 2021 - CNET
From cheapie computers that can just about handle HD to 4K PC monsters, we'll help you navigate the terrain.
Gund Starflower Rainbow Unicorn 15" Plush Stuffed Animal for $12 + free shipping w/ $25 - CNET
Gund Starflower Rainbow Unicorn 15" Plush Stuffed Animal for $12
Best Lenovo laptop deals: Half-priced ThinkPads, discounted Yoga 2-in-1s and more - CNET
You can save big on ThinkPads, Yoga convertibles and a powerful Legion gaming laptop.
Best gaming chair for 2021 - CNET
We tried gaming chairs from DXRacer, Secretlab and others to help you find the size and style that's right for you.
THQ's de Blob rights picked up by Nordic Games
More than 18 months after Nordic Games snapped up rights to THQ franchises Darksiders, Red Faction and more from the bankrupt publisher, Nordic announced today it has acquired the de Blob intellectual property from the company. "de ...
THQ's abandoned office is a ghost town full of video game relics
When THQ declared bankruptcy and dissolved, it abandoned its office, leaving boxes, games, marketing materials and more behind, according to a gallery created by Reddit user Soulessgingr. The Redditor works for a company that moved ...
EA discussed buyout of THQ a year before it went bankrupt, say court docs
Electronic Arts and THQ discussed a potential buyout of THQ, the former Darksiders, Saints Row and Red Faction publisher, as early as December 2011, a year before the company filed for bankruptcy, according to documents filed in ...
THQ sues UFC and EA over UFC video game license
Defunct publisher THQ is suing Electronic Arts and Zuffa, the parent company of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), over the UFC video game license, which THQ formerly held and EA now possesses. In the complaint, which THQ filed ...
Nordic Games' plans for THQ titles in early stages, Deadly Creatures high on the list
Young video game company Nordic Games now owns the majority of bankrupt publisher THQ's most famous properties, including Darksiders, Red Faction and the MX series. Its plans for those franchises are still gelling, says Reinhard Pollice...
THQ 'couldn't change fast enough,' says former exec Danny Bilson (update)
Danny Bilson joined now-bankrupt publisher THQ in 2008 to help shift it from a licensed and kids' games company to a core games publisher, but the company "couldn't change fast enough," he said yesterday at the GameHorizon conference. ...
THQ creditors claim hundreds of millions owed, include Double Fine, Microsoft, UFC
Bankrupt publisher THQ has a lengthy list of creditors seeking money from the former video game maker, with more than $200 million in claims to date from various parties filed against THQ Inc. and its subsidiaries since the company ...
The future of Darksiders, Red Faction and THQ's other IP at Nordic Games
In an industry thick with creators, Lars Wingefors is an unapologetic business man first, perhaps only. "I've seen bad experiences with trying to handle creative people," said Wingefors, self-described entrepreneur and owner of Nordic ...