Gaming

The Last Train Is a Made in India PC Game with PS Vita Dreams

HIGHLIGHTS The Last Train is being made by Smash Game Studios It’s slated for a release in the first half of 2018 It takes place during World War 2 We’ve seen Indian game studios embrace the PC over the years, and Mumbai-based Smash Game Studios is the latest to do so with The Last Train. It’s an alternate history survival game taking place during World ... Read More »

The Best Upcoming Video Games of 2018

HIGHLIGHTS A new God of War game will finally hit the PS4 Sea of Thieves is one of the biggest Xbox One titles of the year Monster Hunter World from Capcom is out early in the year 2017 was one of the best years for gaming in recent memory with plenty to play on PS4, Xbox One, PC, and Nintendo Switch. 2018 promises more ... Read More »

A new Portal game will launch this month—Bridge Constructor Portal

Valve’s ultra-smart, interdimensional puzzle-platformer Portal celebrated its tenth anniversary this year, and its equally intelligent sequel is somehow almost seven years old. Headup Games and Clockstone Software have now announced an official partnership with Valve that’ll see us back at Aperture Laboratories before the end of 2017. Due two weeks from today, December 20, Bridge Constructor Portal combines Headup’s lighthearted engineering sim ... Read More »

Best PC Game

BEST OF 2017 NOMINEES BEST PC GAME Be sure to check back on December 20 to see IGN’s Best PC Game of 2017 winner. And of course our opinion isn’t the only one that matters — cast your vote in the poll at the bottom of the page to help decide the IGN People’s Choice selection! Cuphead From IGN’s Cuphead ... Read More »

PC Gaming 2017 Report Card

PC is the age-old platform when it comes to gaming, but it’s always evolving. While 2016 brought us a new generation of Nvidia graphics cards that redefined performance-to-price value, 2017 was the year AMD got back into the fold in a big way with high-end video cards and multi-core processors. The PC wasn’t showered with exclusive games, but many of the ... Read More »

HP India Says It Hopes to Capture 30 Percent of Gaming Laptop Market

Tech giant HP is placing big bets on the Indian gaming market and aims to garner 30 percent share in the nascent but fast-growing category. The company had unveiled its ‘Omen’ lineup of gaming laptops in India earlier this year, and has already captured 25 percent share, HP India Managing Director Sumeer Chandra told PTI. “We have seen pretty good penetration in small amount ... Read More »

Star Wars Battlefront 2 Loot Boxes Are Gambling, Could be Banned in Europe: Belgium Gaming Commission

HIGHLIGHTS The Belgium Gaming Commission has ruled that loot boxes are gambling It wants to ban them in Europe Star Wars Battlefront 2’s predatory micro-transactions has led to this It appears that Star Wars Battlefront 2’s loot box fiasco has had far-reaching consequences. Belgium’s Gaming Commission has ruled that loot boxes or loot crates in games like Star Wars Battlefront 2 ... Read More »

Black Friday 2017: Sony India Discounts PS4 Slim, PS VR, Uncharted 4, and More

Not content with leaving Black Friday deals for digital games alone, Sony India has announced a host of discounts for the PS4 Slim, PS VR, Uncharted 4, and other games at specialist game stores like Games The Shop, Sony’s own Sony Centre stores, and online retailers like Amazon. At the time of filing this story these discounts have not gone live just yet, but this is what you ... Read More »

The Best 4K, 1440p, And 1080p Gaming Monitor Black Friday 2017 Deals

With 4K on the rise and high refresh rate becoming more common, now is a good to time take a look at gaming monitors. These displays packed with great specs have become more affordable, even moreso with Black Friday sales going on now. So, we took a look at several retailers to find the best deals on PC gaming monitors. Note that ... Read More »

‘Social gaming growing rapidly in India due to proliferation of smartphones, cheap data’

BENGALURU, NOVEMBER 22:   Much like banking, insurance and retail, among others, migrated from the brick-and-mortar model to the online model in the last few years, the gaming industry in India too has moved online. And this industry is growing big-time – by 60-70 per cent a year. But it faces certain challenges, such as those related to perception (gaming being ... Read More »