Don’t Neglect Turnips In Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Don’t Neglect Turnips In Animal Crossing: New Horizons

If you ask me, Animal Crossing is much more fun when you don’t spend all your time in the pursuit of money. But if you’re set on making bank, New Horizons offers you a bunch of good ways to indulge your inner Scrooge. One such option that many new players…

How To Choose Your D&D Character Class

How To Choose Your D&D Character Class

“What Dungeons and Dragons class should I play?” is the kind of question you could answer with a cursory quiz, but that would be a mistake. You owe it to yourself – and to your D&D dungeon master – to think holistically about character class, maybe the most important choice…

Maybe Sony Will Finally Fulfil One Of Playstation’s Oldest Promises

Maybe Sony Will Finally Fulfil One Of Playstation’s Oldest Promises

Loading screen-free direct gameplay on the PlayStation has been an ambition of Sony’s for a while, and maybe it’s actually getting closer to finally implementing that in its consoles. According to TechRadar, Sony recently filed a patent that will allow players to skip the loading screens and cycling through menus…

How To Send Doom Eternal’s Frustrating Marauders Straight Back To Hell

How To Send Doom Eternal’s Frustrating Marauders Straight Back To Hell

Last week, Doom Eternal entered the mortal plane for PS4, Xbox One, and PC. As you can imagine, id Software’s first-person shooter is a riotous, heavy-metal blast. The game offers the same frenetic fun as 2016’s Doom, but adds a bunch of new features—like a sweet grappling hook—to the core…

Nintendo Donates 9500 Facemasks To Local U.S. Responders

Nintendo Donates 9500 Facemasks To Local U.S. Responders

With a global shortage of protective facemasks endangering those on the front line in the fight against covid-19, Nintendo has looked in its back room and found 9500 N95 particulate respirator masks, which are being donated to responders near the company’s American operations.

It Sucks Being Player 2 In Animal Crossing

It Sucks Being Player 2 In Animal Crossing

Animal Crossing: New Horizons is all about working together and building a sense of community, but if you’re not the primary player account on the game, it’s a lot harder to participate.

How To Help Your Friends Get Better At Animal Crossing

How To Help Your Friends Get Better At Animal Crossing

Animal Crossing: New Horizons can be a little lonely, but you can always get together with your friends. If your friends aren’t quite as far along in the game as you, there are lots of ways to help them pay off their house loans and start laying out the island…

Plague Inc. Is Adding A Game Mode About Fighting A Global Pandemic

Plague Inc. Is Adding A Game Mode About Fighting A Global Pandemic

Plague Inc. is a video game in which players create and cultivate a deadly pathogen in order to wipe out as much of the global population as possible. In response to the real-world covid-19 pandemic, developer Ndemic Creations is working on a new game mode where players work toward stopping…

Tips For Playing Doom: Eternal

Tips For Playing Doom: Eternal

On paper, Doom: Eternal is a simple game. Use big guns. Kill all the demons. Rock out like there’s no tomorrow. But id Software’s hilariously metal first-person shooter—which came out last week for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC—is more than meets the eye. By making the most of the…

Here’s 20 Minutes Of Half-Life: Alyx

Here’s 20 Minutes Of Half-Life: Alyx

Man, I was not ready to have to deal with VR headcrabs. Half-Life: Alyx is just a terrifying experience all around, one that I would highly recommend. Half-Life is back, and it’s good. In the video above, watch as I navigate through an early section of Half-Life: Alyx and give…

Why Valve Gave Up On ‘Multiple’ Half-Life 3s

Why Valve Gave Up On ‘Multiple’ Half-Life 3s

Half-Life: Alyx comes out today. It’s the first Half-Life game since 2007’s Half-Life 2: Episode Two—a conspicuous fact given that Episode Two was supposed to be followed by Episode Three in fairly short order, and it is now, according to my cyberpunk futurephone, 2020. This is not to say, however,…

Nvidia’s Shield TV Has Already Risen In Price

Nvidia’s Shield TV Has Already Risen In Price

The global pandemic has sent the Australian dollar into the toilet, and it hasn’t taken long before companies were forced to adjust. Take Nvidia. The company finally launched the latest version of their Shield TV streaming box in Australia last week, and literally days after it went on sale, the…

How To Use QR Codes In Animal Crossing: New Horizons

How To Use QR Codes In Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Fashion is an integral part of Animal Crossing: New Horizons, and while you might like to settle for the game’s existing wardrobe, there are much cooler options available through QR codes. QR codes can be used in New Horizons to transfer clothing patterns from past games like New Leaf and…

Tips For Playing Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Tips For Playing Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Animal Crossing: New Horizons is out today. I’ve spent a lot of time with this massive game over the last few weeks, and while that may not be enough to truly grasp the entirety of what it has to offer, I do have a few tips for folks looking to…

The Half-Life Games That Don’t Star Gordon Freeman

The Half-Life Games That Don’t Star Gordon Freeman

The latest Half-Life game comes out tomorrow. But unlike Half-LIfe 2 and its episodes, where you play as Gordon Freeman, Half-Life: Alyx has players taking on the role of Alyx Vance. While it has been a while since this last happened, this isn’t the first time a Half-Life game has…

‘Shop Contest: Going To Hell, Winners!

‘Shop Contest: Going To Hell, Winners!

Last week I asked you all to send some video game characters to Hell. None of you objected and did as you were told. Which is really messed up. Come on, folks. Don’t let me push you around like that. None of these game characters deserved to go to Hell….

How To Choose The Right Mouse

How To Choose The Right Mouse

Finding the right mouse for your hands can give you a major advantage when it comes to aiming and precision in games, but that isn’t the only benefit. It can also prevent long-term cramps and complications like repetitive strain injury (RSI). Here’s how to find the perfect fit.

Every Big Game Coming Out In Autumn 2020

Every Big Game Coming Out In Autumn 2020

Spring is here, the flowers are in bloom, and the urge to go outside and frolic is strong. Cracking open a window and letting in some fresh air while you game is almost the same thing. With games like Animal Crossing: New Horizons, the Final Fantasy VII Remake, and The…