Nobody Saves the World scratches a Zelda itch I never knew I had

I’ve never played a Zelda game for the combat. Even The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, a game whose countless overlapping physics systems encourage creative violence, remains in my memory for the puzzle-solving and pure joy of discovery. But Nobody Saves the World, the recent release from Drinkbox Studios, shows me what a combat-centric Zelda game might look […]

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Social sabotage game Dread Hunger leaving early access on Jan. 26

Social sabotage game Dread Hunger is set to leave early access and launch properly on Jan. 26. As the date approaches, developer Dread Hunger Team has showcased a bit more of the game’s next map. The core gameplay around Dread Hunger is that your party has found themselves stranded in the Arctic, besieged by some unknown supernatural forces. Some players […]

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Classic flight sims F-15 Strike Eagle, Solo Flight come to Steam

F-15 Strike Eagle, Solo Flight, and three more classic flight simulation games will be re-released on Steam. The Thursday announcement by publisher Atari and developer MicroProse also includes three new bundles including plenty of classic titles from the early days of flight simulation. First released in 1984 for Atari’s 8-bit video game console, F-15 Strike Eagle is a seminal combat […]

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Valorant’s newest Agent is Neon, an electricity-fueled speed demon

Riot Games has revealed Valorant’s newest Agent, Neon, in a electric new cinematic. The video short shows off the character and her powers, and it reveals that she’ll arrive in the game with its next update. In the trailer, we see Neon relaxing in her bedroom as she reviews intelligence information given to her by Sage. She falls asleep on […]

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League of Legends’ new champion is Zeri, a flashy marksman from Zaun

Zeri is League of Legends’ newest champion. Unlike Riot’s normal reveals, Zeri seemed to show up almost out of the blue with a champion page on the League of Legends website. Unfortunately, Riot hasn’t announced exactly what Zeri’s abilities do just yet, but her champion page does say that she’s a marksman and includes a brief description of her powers: […]

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Tomb Raider trilogy is free on Epic Games Store

The Tomb Raider trilogy is free on the Epic Games Store, and players will have about a week into the new year to claim them. They became free on Dec. 30, and will return to their regular prices on Jan. 6, 2021, a week later. Tomb Raider, Rise of the Tomb Raider, and Shadow of the Tomb Raider all follow […]

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Here are the best selling Steam games of 2021

As 2021 draws to a close, Valve has published Steam’s annual best of lists, revealing this year’s top sellers, top new releases, most-played games, and more. Valve’s data shows that many of Steam’s most popular games on any given day, including nearly decade-old titles like Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and Grand Theft Auto 5, continue to outsell and be played more […]

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A battle royale where you fight to the death with words, not bullets

Where are we dropping, boys? Right onto a Scrabble board. Babble Royale, released Wednesday on Mac and Windows PC via Steam, is a free-to-play word game that pits 16 players against each other in a Scrabble-like fight until one player stands alone. Babble Royale will somehow look familiar to players of both Scrabble and PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds — there are power-ups […]

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NFL star celebrates Halo Infinite launch with a teabag sack dance

The Giants quarterback took the snap and dropped back another three steps, looking for his tight end. But the Chargers defensive end Bosa, closing in fast, wrapped up the QB and knocked loose the ball. Sack! Under such circumstances, it’s entirely appropriate for big-time Halo fan Bosa to bust out a teabag sack dance. He mimed holding an MA40 assault […]

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