Grand Theft Auto

The Escapists 2 is a Prison-Industrial Fun Fest

<i>If you have a Nintendo Switch, chances are you also have The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. The new Zelda is a massive, phenomenal game that</i> …

Geek

Poll: The New Games That Japan Wants On The Switch

Even though it's early in the Switch's life, the console already has some truly wonderful games. But what new titles in popular franchises do people …

Animal Crossing

The Resurgent Threat of White-Supremacist Violence

A new report finds that white supremacists committed the largest share of domestic-extremist related killings last year—highlighting the danger of racist rhetoric and hateful ideas.<p>Although the leaders of the white-supremacist alt-right insist their movement is nonviolent, racist rhetoric and …

Racism

Xbox One Sale: Lots Of Games On Sale For Deals With Gold From Now Until Jan. 23

Microsoft has rolled out a new batch of game discounts for Xbox One and Xbox 360. A big selection of titles are on sale for both platforms this week, and you don't need an Xbox Live Gold subscription to take advantage of most of them.<p>As per usual, the bulk of this week's deals are available on Xbox …

Xbox One

We Haven’t Seen a Video Game Hit Quite Like PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds

Take a moment to consider the biggest video game of the last five years: 2013’s <i>Grand Theft Auto V</i>. With an estimated 85 million copies sold, it’s …

Entertainment

Here's What's New In GTA 5 This Week On PS4, Xbox One, And PC

Grand Theft Auto V's latest multiplayer update is out now on PS4, Xbox One, and PC, and, as usual, it adds a new car and multiplayer mode. In addition, there are some sales on in-game items and new bonuses.<p>This week's featured vehicle is the Grotti GT500, a sleek sports car that has a bit of a …

PC Gaming

Watch: In a bizarre achievement, a man managed to crash his car into the first floor of a building

Harry Potter and Ron Weasley would have been in so much trouble if it had been them. But this was real life.<p>Maybe this is what might have happened …

Harry Potter

Red Dead Redemption 2 is Going to Shape the Future of Microtransactions

It surprises me that despite the widespread contempt for microtransactions, <i>Grand Theft Auto V</i> and its GTA Online mode essentially received a free …

Red Dead Redemption

Here's dashcam video showing that car launching into the second floor of a California dental office

By now you’ve probably seen photos of a car getting stuck in the second floor of a Santa Ana, CA dental office (and if you haven’t, look at the photo …

Santa Ana

Your guide to machinima – the movie genre made using Grand Theft Auto mods

What you need to know about the art form with a history stretching back to the 90s<p>16January 2018<p>On 350 5th Ave, Manhattan, the world’s tallest movie star stands at 1,454 feet. From a mile across town, on a quiet summer’s night, a small crew ascends the Time & Life Building to its 41st floor, mounts …

Art

Grand Theft Auto V tops the UK game chart (again)

<b>Rockstar’s Grand Theft Auto V returns to the top of the UK software chart, 1581 days after its initial release.</b><p>This week’s UK video game top twenty …

Mario Kart

The World's Top-Selling Video Game Has a Cheating Problem

Tencent Holdings Ltd. is going after the cheaters that infest PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds as it prepares to bring the world’s top-selling game to …

Business

Why You Should Not Play Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Wildlands From Your Backlog

Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands is the tenth installment in the Tom Clancy franchise of games. Developed by Ubisoft Paris, this iteration is an …

Ghost Recon Wildlands

Epic specials in the Humble Store Winter Sale

The Humble Store has launched its annual Winter Sale, offering savings of up to 90% on 3,500 games.<p>The Winter Sale discounts will be available until …

Tom Clancy

GTA 5: Here's Everything New In GTA Online For PS4, Xbox One, And PC This Week

Rockstar has rolled out the latest weekly update for Grand Theft Auto V. As was the case last week, the developer hasn't introduced any major new features with this update, though players can find another cool new vehicle and an assortment of deals and bonuses in GTA Online.<p>The aforementioned …

PC Gaming

The Week in Video Games – January 14, 2018

<b>This week in video games: PUBG sells 3 million on Xbox One, Dark Souls Remastered confirmed, and a new Nintendo Direct reveals upcoming Switch games.</b> …

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle

Crash Bandicoot Outsells Destiny 2 at UK Retail in 2017

A brand new set of figures concerning last year's sales of physical games in the UK has emerged, courtesy of gamesindustry.biz.<p>In a comprehensive …

PlayStation

This Couple Ended an Epic Police Chase by Just Giving Up and Making Out

Ah, the things we do for love.<p>Drivers find themselves on the wrong end of police chases for all kinds of reasons: maybe they're bored, or drunk, or living out some kind of weird <i>Grand Theft Auto</i> fantasy. But on Wednesday, two lovebirds in Arizona proved high-tailing it from the cops doesn't always …

Crime

Top 10 Best-Selling PS4 Games On PSN For 2017 Announced

Now that 2017 is officially behind us, Sony has revealed the list of best-selling games on PSN from the past year. The list encompasses the most downloaded PS4 games and DLC throughout 2017, and while many of last year's biggest releases place prominently on the list, there are also a few surprises …

Rocket League

Best PC gaming deals of the week

It’s a brand new year and we are hurtling through January quicker than previously thought possible. We’ve even had our first ‘here’s an old game …

PC Gaming

GTA Online celebrates best ever year and best ever month in 2017

Developer Rockstar Games has announced that Grand Theft Auto Online, the multiplayer component of Grand Theft Auto, has had its "biggest year" ever …

Red Dead Redemption

21 Video Games We Can’t Wait to Play in 2018

2017 was an annus mirabilis for video games. There was at least one game released (<i>Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild</i>) that will live on “Greatest …

Entertainment

Humble Winter Sale has big discounts on GTA 5, Destiny 2, Prey and more

The Humble Store has kicked off its annual winter sale today, so if your funds haven't been depleted by the holiday period (not to mention all the …

PC Gaming

‘LawBreakers’ Dead? Nexon Blames Low Player Count On ‘PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds’

The number of players actively playing “LawBreakers” at present is just a handful. And the idea that the first-person shooter is a failure is no …

Nintendo Switch

Man tells usual Friday lie that he’s not spending entire weekend playing videogames

<b>A 28-YEAR-OLD has once again pretended he has genuine plans for the weekend.</b><p>Nathan Muir, who lives on his own in a city-centre apartment, tiredly …

British Humour

Best-Selling PS4 Games For December 2017 On PSN In The US Revealed

The holiday season is finally over, and now we can look back to see which games dominated the Christmas sales rush. Sony has released the charts for the top ten most-downloaded games across PS4, Vita, PlayStation VR, and add-on content, and the lists contain some notable surprises.<p>Coming in first …

PlayStation 4

Humble Store launches its own winter sale

Now is the winter of our discount content, as yet another store has launched a big winter sale. With Steam and GOG now hibernating in nests of …

PC Gaming

GTA Online Breaks Its Player Record, 4 Years After Release

Rockstar Games has announced that Grand Theft Auto Online has broken its player record, four years after the release of the game.<p>According to …

Xbox

10 Great Movies That Give You Extreme Anxiety

Movies are an experience that regardless of the level of quality, provides a form of escapism. For 2 hours you are transported from the comforts of …

Edward Cullen

Get Nintendo Switch Docking Station for £60, 10% off Switch Joy-Cons With Promo Code

<b>Want IGN UK Deals in your social feeds? Like us on Facebook and follow me on Twitter for the most up-to-date bargains.</b><p><b>Nintendo Switch Docking Station</b> …

Xbox