League Of Legends Restricting Toxic Players From Ranked Games

League of Legends has been waging a war on player toxicity — that is, widespread misbehavior, not dangerously high levels of secreted poison — for years, and Riot’s latest attempt to rein in meanness has players talking. In short, poor sports can now be restricted not only from chat, but also from ranked play entirely.


Bummed Tester Explains Why He Couldn't Love Valve's Steam Machine

Only 300 people have gotten to test out the Steam Machine that Valve itself is making. After six months with one of the hotly anticipated high-powered gaming PCs, one such man made a video talking about his experience with it. Watch it. You’ll laugh. You’ll cry. You’ll ask “why, why, why?”


The iPhone 6 Sells Beyond Most People's Expectations. Including Apple.

A new iPhone is a big deal. That’s a given. People are going to queue up no matter what. But when iPhone sales outperform the already high expectations people have for them, that’s kinda interesting. During the opening weekend the iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6+ combined managed to shift 10 million units. That’s a big number.


Sony: Delaying Games Is 'The Right Call'

It’s been a year of high-profile delays. Evolve, Battlefield Hardline, The Division, Batman, Dragon Age: Inquisition, Assassin’s Creed Unity, The Order and GTA 5 on PC are just a few high profile slips on the list. Chances are: if you want it, you’re going to have to wait a bit longer.



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Someone Hit Level 30 In Destiny

People figured out how to circumvent Destiny’s soft level 20 cap shortly after the game launched two weeks ago, and now one player has reached the next milestone: making it all the way to level 30 with one of his characters.


Sims 4 Mods Add Teen Pregnancy, Incest And Polygamy

Mods allow players to add nearly anything they want to The Sims 4 — and this includes stuff that could be considered to be on the more on the taboo side of things.


I Hope Someone Brings This JRPG To The West

A new 3DS RPG by the folks who worked on the SaGa series? Yes, please. This one had better get out of Japan.


Blizzard Cancels Titan

Technically, Blizzard never announced its long-in-development MMORPG Titan. It was always one of those big open secrets. And now, seven years later, the game is cancelled, Blizzard CEO Mike Morhaime tells Polygon.