No Man's Sky

PC and console games that should be ported to Android

As an avid gamer who has become somewhat jaded with the state of the industry lately, the Nintendo Switch has been an absolute breath of fresh air. I love being able to boot up a console-quality game in seconds while on the go.<p>When I say console-quality I’m not exaggerating either. <i>Dragon Ball</i> …

Technology (India)

Female Game Developer Fired For Calling Other Women ‘Pretty’

They assumed she was a man and called her "sexist" and her described her language as "uninclusive."

Feminism

No Man’s Sky adds save slots, improves quality of space-life

Another day, another No Man’s Sky [official site] update. Hello Games have had their noses to the space-grindstone ever since launch, with the recent …

PC Gaming

Calm Down With These Stress-Free, Non-Violent Video Games

Inspired by games from the 2016 Self-Care Jam (which Kotaku mined for favorites), MetaFilter users recently named their favorite calming video games. …

Archeologist Digs Into Remains of No Man's Sky Abandoned Player Civilization

When <i>No Man’s Sky</i> launched last year, an archaeology PhD student led a team of 30 players on a survey intending to understand the algorithms that …

Gaming

Morphite – Graphical Excellency, But Bad Variety

Morphite is a space exploration adventure game that merges the explorative aspects of No Man’s Sky with the gameplay and ascetic feel of …

Coming home to video games

Home sweet hydroelectric dam<p>A few weeks ago, the 1.3 update for <i>No Man's Sky</i> inadvertently displaced several players who had painstakingly built an …

Animal Crossing

Blog: What is UX, and how does it help your game?

Games user researcher Sebastian Long digs into the nitty gritty of 'user experience' in games to better understand the benefits it brings. ...

Game Design

4 Massive Empty Open World Games With Nothing To Do

I love playing Open World games just because of how big and beautiful they are and also the activities in that world. I totally played the heck out …

Gaming

'Morphite'

Author Jared Nelson<p>Posted On2017-09-22 20:45:49<p>Watch App<p>The idea behind the TouchArcade Game of the Week is that every Friday afternoon we post the …

April Fools' Day

TouchArcade iOS Gaming Roundup: The Witness, XCOM, Another Lost Phone, Morphite, and More

Last year when the iPhone 7 came out, we posted this article detailing some of the most graphically impressive games on the App Store to stretch the legs of the increasingly powerful GPUs inside of these devices. With today's launch of the iPhone 8, we've assembled another article that has been …

App Store

Have You Played… No Man’s Sky?

<i>Have You Played? is an endless stream of game retrospectives. One a day, every day, perhaps for all time.</i>No Man’s Sky has changed a great deal since …

PC Gaming

Lego Worlds is Lego’s Final Video Game Form

<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

Could advances in AI fashion design signal the beginning of the end for the industry?

Amazon’s new artificially intelligent fashion designer may not be ready to vie with real-world fashion giants, but it raises questions about the …

News (China)

Low-poly space adventure Morphite is out now on multiple platforms

Channeling No Man's Sky, Metroid, and the '80s<p><i>Morphite</i> looks really similar to <i>No Man's Sky</i> at first glance, but it seems to have enough key …

Low-Poly Adventure 'Morphite' Hits the App Store Alongside New Launch Trailer

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This Week In Games: Infinite Car Porn

It's a good week if you like pretty things on a screen. The flashy effects of the Marvel vs Capcom universe are back, thanks to MvC. Infinite. And if …

Guild Wars

Feature: Morphite Devs Explain Why It's Much More Than Just "No Man's Sky On Switch"

Sci-Fi adventure <b>Morphite</b> is one indie title that has been on our radar ever since it was first confirmed as coming to the Switch, and with good …

Nintendo

An AI Recreated an Old-School Video Game Just by Watching Someone Play It

Whoa.<p>There are many video game companies around these days, from established names to indie developers. Just when it seems that everyone with the …

Science

The Imperfect Art of ‘No Man’s Sky’

Has the flurry of recent updates saved <i>No Man’s Sky</i> and transformed it into the game we were hoping it would be prior to release? Probably not.<p>Sure, …

Return to No Man's Sky in this 3D printed, light up Starship

It’s been more than a year since the initial launch of No Man’s Sky and the game still has a loyal following that occasionally creates awesome …

An AI can recreate your favorite old-school video game just by watching someone play it

A New Kind of Developer<p>There are many video game companies around these days, from established names to indie developers. Just when it seems that …

Technology

5 Awesome Indie Games You Should Play Immediately

The Indie game genre has been taking off over the past few years, and with good reason. The fact that small, independent game developers are able to …

Gaming

The best building games on PC

Subscribe to PCGamesN on YouTube<p>What are the best crafting games? At the moment, it feels like, for better or worse, every PC game has some sort of …

PC Gaming

Destiny 2's Performance On PS4, PS4 Pro, Xbox One Compared

Image: Bungie/Destiny 2<p>There's a new <i>Destiny</i>, and with it, a new chance to see how the PS4, PS4 Pro and Xbox One shape up against each other.<p>Digital …

PS4 Pro

After $159 Million in Crowdfunding, Star Citizen Releases Drake Dragonfly Trailer

September 8, 2017<p>Share This<p>Another Vehicle, More Ways to Explore in the Space Simulator<p><i>Star Citizen</i> is getting more goodies, as the latest …

6 Retrospectively Questionable Decisions in Gaming

6 Retrospectively Questionable Decisions in Gaming<p>/ September 24, 2017 at 10:00 AM / Gaming, Gaming Features<p>There is no real debate over whether or …

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