Gaming

Destiny 2 PC Launch Issues: Buffalo Error, Crashes, No Way To Exit With A Controller, And More

As was the case with its launch on consoles, things appear to be going pretty smoothly for Destiny 2 now that it’s available on PC. There are, of course, inevitable issues that have begun to pop up, and Bungie has offered a rundown on those that it’s aware of and some possible workarounds that you can try to resolve them. Above ... Read More »

Which old PC game do you revisit regularly?

I can’t count the times I’ve played through Portal and Portal 2. With over 100 hours clocked in each, I’m an amateur speedrunner at this point. I treat every puzzle like a choreographed dance, a nearly unconscious performance that to any observer unfamiliar with the series makes me look like the master of all time and space. Because the Portal ... Read More »

‘Hey dude, do this’: the last resort for female gamers escaping online abuse

Fear of online abuse has made female gamers change their behaviour. Photograph: OcusFocus/Getty Images/iStockphoto In an extract from her book, Game Changers: From Minecraft to Misogyny, the Fight for the Future of Videogames (co-authored by Dan Golding), Leena van Deventer writes candidly about a time she was sexually harassed online. She was playing Team Fortress 2, an online multiplayer shooter, and one ... Read More »

PS4 FIFA 18 Bundle India Price and Release Date Revealed

HIGHLIGHTS FIFA 18 PS4 bundle for India is Rs. 32,990 It comes with a 1TB console It will be available this week Announced in July, Sony is finally making the PS4 FIFA 18 bundle available in India. Multiple retailers speaking to Gadgets 360 have confirmed that they will be receiving stock of the PS4 Slim FIFA 18 bundle this week. Expect listings on ... Read More »

PlayStation Boss Andrew House to Leave Sony

HIGHLIGHTS Andrew House will leave Sony at the end of the year He will be taking on “new challenges” outside of Sony John Kodera takes his place A familiar face at E3, Andrew House is no longer the PlayStation President and CEO. John (Tsuyoshi) Kodera has immediately taken over House’s role. As for House himself, he moves on to being Director and Chairman ... Read More »

Modern Combat Versus Launched on Android and iOS

HIGHLIGHTS Modern Combat Versus is free to download The game is currently available just in beta It can only be downloaded in select countries as of now Gameloft has now released the latest entry in its popular Modern Combat franchise called Modern Combat Versus on both Android and iOS. The new online multiplayer game is currently available only in select countries and will be ... Read More »

Commodore 64 Mini Poised To Continue The Hot Retro Gaming Trend

Retro gaming has been a hot topic as of late and it appears to show no signs of slowing. The NES Classic generated a ton of buzz for Nintendo last year (some good, some bad) and the company followed up with the SNES Classic which just hit store shelves today – and quickly sold out almost everywhere. The Ataribox continues to draw interest as ... Read More »

This week’s highs and lows in PC gaming

This week I interviewed X-Com creator Julian Gollop about Phoenix Point, his return to the turn-based strategy genre. It’s shaping up to be a treat for those who want more of that kind of game after knocking through War of the Chosen, with a totally different approach to the strategic layer. It borrows more from Civ in that way than anything ... Read More »

The best gaming headsets you can buy

Video game fans will know there is nothing quite like getting the very best sound out of your favourite games, from the rush of bullets to the deathly quiet of stealth missions. Which is why many people turn to a gaming headset to get the top experience out of a new game. Whether for use on a console such as the Xbox ... Read More »

This week in games: Psychonauts goes temporarily free, Fortnite goes Battlegrounds

  Okay, I’ll keep this short because we are well-and-truly into review season now—this week alone we had Dishonored: Death of the Outsider, Divinity: Original Sin 2, Tooth and Tail, Cook Serve Delicious 2, some strategy game called Oriental Empires, and more. So many games. Death of the Outsider has a launch trailer below, plus Humble is giving away copies of Psychonauts, thatgamecompany unveiled its Journey follow-up, Fortnite added a PUBG mode, Sea of Thieves lays ... Read More »