PC Gaming

Battlefield 1’s final DLC, Apocalypse, thunders in next month

All good things must come to an end. Not to imply that World War 1 was good in the slightest, but the fanciful and oft-spectacular playground of …

Ys VIII delayed on PC again to fix performance problems

For a second time, Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana has been delayed mere days before it was due to launch on PC. Nihon Falcom’s JRPG had been due in …

A lucky 7 turned this Hearthstone championship match into a clown fiesta

At a press conference ahead of his quarter-final match against Sintolol, Fr0zen admitted he didn't expect to win. Fr0zen's decks were tuned to beat …

Free-to-play MMO Rift is adding a new subscription server free of loot boxes

MMO Rift went free-to-play in 2011, opening its gates to more players but also ushering in loot boxes and a store packed with items you could buy …

Pretty dungeon crawler Tangledeep shoots out of Early Access on February 1

I've had my eye on Tangledeep for a while: it's a roguelike dungeon crawler where you start underground and your goal is to reach the surface, which …

Check Out Overwatch's Cool New Legendary Hanzo Skin

In the lead up to releasing new cosmetic items for Overwatch , Blizzard has been teasing some of the skins that will be available from January 23. The latest of these pre-release previews is the Kabuki Hanzo legendary skin, which gives the archer a Kumadori makeover and a sweet futuristic-looking …

PlayStation 4

The hottest PC gaming gear to look forward to in 2018

The only thing better than the Ultra HD graphics and silky-smooth gameplay that PC gaming affords is all the cool gear surrounding your computer. …

Gear & Gadgets

Dystopian Survival Game We Happy Few Delayed; Removing Option To Pre-Purchase Game

Remember We Happy Few, the BioShock-inspired survival game that entered Early Access back in 2016? Developer Compulsion Games is still working on it, but today it announced that the game's full launch has been delayed until Summer 2018.<p>Compulsion revealed that the game is now content complete, but …

PlayStation 4

Overwatch League pro suspended for homophobic insult against opponent

Overwatch pro Félix “xQc” Lengyel of the Dallas Fuel has been suspended from the Overwatch League in the wake of a homophobic insult directed at …

Overwatch League

Fortnite: Battle Royale Update Out Now; Patch Notes Detail What's New

Following a relatively brief maintenance period, Epic Games has released the new 2.2.0 update for Fortnite on PC, PS4, and Xbox One. As detailed previously, it deals primarily with Battle Royale, adding a newly updated version of the map, pre-game voice chat, and more.<p>Updates to the map are the …

PlayStation 4

The No Man's Sky ARG is back in action

It appears that things are once again happening in the No Man's Sky 'Waking Titan' ARG that began way back in May 2017. As noted by Game Detectives …

No Man's Sky

The No Man's Sky ARG might be teasing the 1.5 update, skipping 1.4

Subscribe to PCGamesN on YouTube<p>In the middle of 2017, No Man’s Sky players discovered an ARG called Waking Titan, which featured a series events …

No Man's Sky

Watch Us Break Our Necks In The Thrilling Trials-Like Game Descenders

If your life's been missing some excitement, a new game launching for Steam early next month might just be what you need. Descenders, the downhill racing game first revealed last year, has an official release date on PC, and we've taken a new look at it.<p>Descenders is coming to PC and unspecified …

This ultrawide 29-inch IPS monitor from LG is on sale for $184

We've never seen this monitor sell for less.

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Wot I Think- Total War: Warhammer 2 – Rise of the Tomb Kings DLC

I can sympathise, at least a little, with the ancient Egyptian-themed undead known as the Tomb Kings, and who are Total War: Warhammer 2’s newest …

Egypt

GTA 5: Here's What's New In GTA Online 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 …

PlayStation 4

Total War: Warhammer 2 powering up Bretonnia when Tomb Kings arrive

The big news on the Total War: Warhammer II scene next week is the launch of its first expansion, Rise of the Tomb Kings (read our review of it), but …

What Is Overwatch League? What You Need To Know For Season 1

The regular season of the inaugural year of the Overwatch League is officially underway this week. As the premiere esports circuit for the game, it's a massive undertaking by Blizzard, an entire year in the making. It'll feature over 100 players from around the world, with 12 areas playing host to …

PlayStation 4

Sea of Thieves' gorgeous world looks ripe for exploring in latest dev diary

As much as I fancy the idea of treasure hunting, storm-weathering, and drunken sea shantying, I'm most looking forward to exploring Sea of Thieves' …

Joe Donnelly

Have You Played… Wunderdoktor

Have You Played? <i>is an endless stream of game retrospectives. One a day, every day, perhaps for all time.</i><p>Pulling worms out of eye sockets, popping …

Pharma

Corsair Scimitar Pro RGB and MM800c RGB Polaris review: The ultimate rainbow lightshow

When I first saw Corsair’s Scimitar mouse a couple of years ago, I thought it was the most bonkers-looking thing I’d ever seen. Just like its equally …

This week's highs and lows in PC gaming

These takes are so incendiary they need to be read in the dark.

Joe Donnelly

Dragon Ball FighterZ PC: Requirements, Specs, And Release Date

With the release of Dragon Ball FighterZ drawing closer, Bandai Namco Games took to Twitter to release info about the required specs needed for the game's PC version. The game will release for PC, PS4, and Xbox One on January 25. Developed by Arc System Works, the same team behind the Guilty Gear …

PlayStation 4

Symmetry is a 'survival management' game about a crashed spaceship and an alien horror

The trouble with deep space exploration is that it's awfully easy for the people doing it to die. That, simplistically, is the situation in the …

LG launches a 27-inch 4K monitor with HDR and Freesync support

LG is expanding its monitor line with a new 27-inch model (27UK650-W) featuring an IPS panel with a 4K resolution (3840x2160) and FreeSync support. …

Tablets

Old-school RPG Tower of Time will leave Early Access in April

Tower of Time, a "new take on classic RPGs" about a shattered land, a mysterious tower, and a gang of champions who decide to venture inside and see …

RPGs

Tons Of Great PC Games Are Discounted In Humble's Winter Sale

The holidays may be over, but you can still find plenty of deals on games if you're looking for something new to play. Many digital storefronts are holding New Year sales to usher in 2018, and that includes the Humble Store, which has now kicked off its annual winter sale.<p>Humble's winter sale runs …

Rainbow Six Siege

Every Game Release Date In 2018: Far Cry 5, Red Dead Redemption 2, Kingdom Hearts 3, And More

While 2017 was packed with an assortment of amazing games, 2018 is primed with its own roster of exciting games, including heavy hitters like Red Dead Redemption 2, Anthem, God of War, Kingdom Hearts III, Dragon Ball FighterZ, and much more. To help you keep track of all the games coming out, we've …

Nintendo Switch

My 120TB NAS is faster than an SSD

I remember a time when buying a 1GB hard drive costed me a mind-melting $300. That was a lot of money, and a lot of storage. My first PC had a 20MB …

Battlefield 1 Apocalypse DLC Releases In February With Five New Maps

Battlefield 1 will receive another batch of new content in just a few weeks' time. EA has announced that Apocalypse, the fourth DLC expansion coming to the WW1 shooter, launches in February for those who own the game's Premium Pass.<p>As with previous expansions, the major addition comes in the form …

PlayStation 4