Blacksmith Creates Real, Flaming Overwatch Hammer

Blacksmith Creates Real, Flaming Overwatch Hammer

There are a lot of smaller, easier props you could make if you wanted to recreate a weapon from Overwatch, but nope, H-art has skipped past all of those and forged himself an enormous replica of Reinhardt’s hammer.

Luigi’s Mansion 3 Developers Explain Why Their DLC Is Multiplayer

Luigi’s Mansion 3 Developers Explain Why Their DLC Is Multiplayer

The developers of Luigi’s Mansion 3 say they didn’t strongly consider making single player expansions for the hit Switch game, but they promise that the recently announced $US10 ($15) multiplayer add-ons will satisfy players. They’re aware that it might be a tricky sell.

Funky Tetris Remix Lets You Play 4 Games At Once

Funky Tetris Remix Lets You Play 4 Games At Once

There are a few key ways to increase the difficulty of a puzzle game. You could add new rules that limit player options or strange hazards that shift their strategies. You can also just add a metric crap-ton of variables to track. Schwerkraftprojektionsgerät, a game by Stephen Lavelle, does exactly…

Overwatch Is Making Big Changes To Keep The Meta ‘Fluid’

Overwatch Is Making Big Changes To Keep The Meta ‘Fluid’

By this point, I would imagine that Overwatch director Jeff Kaplan is sick of talking about the meta. It’s a perennial topic among vocal portions of the Overwatch community and is a near-constant source of consternation. The meta over-prioritises certain heroes, say some people. It changes too slowly, say others,…

Soccer Star Has Sweet Street Fighter Boots

Soccer Star Has Sweet Street Fighter Boots

German star Lukas Podolski—who I’ll be honest, after a move to Japan in 2017 I thought had since retired—is still kicking around in the Turkish league, and doing so in style with this pair of custom Street Fighter boots.

Blizzard Owns Your Custom Warcraft 3: Reforged Games

Blizzard Owns Your Custom Warcraft 3: Reforged Games

It is a fact somewhat lost to time—though certainly not one Blizzard will ever forget—that the eternally enduring MOBA genre got its start in Blizzard games. Riot and Valve, however, ended up reaping the rewards of seeds that were sown by custom game-makers in StarCraft and Warcraft 3. After a…

Warcraft 3: Reforged Isn’t Much Of An Upgrade

Warcraft 3: Reforged Isn’t Much Of An Upgrade

The remastered version of Blizzard’s real-time strategy classic Warcraft 3 launched yesterday, and while I’m nowhere near as disappointed by the lack of enhancements and upgrades as the folks over at the official forums, Warcraft 3: Reforged certainly hasn’t impressed me.

Ninja’s Mixer Move Reportedly Made Him $US20-30 Million

Ninja’s Mixer Move Reportedly Made Him $US20-30 Million

Ninja shocked the gaming world in 2019 when he announced he was moving his streams from Twitch to Microsoft’s Mixer service, signalling a change in the video games streaming landscape. Several other prominent streamers joined him, including King Gothalion and Shroud. Now, reports have emerged that this move came after…

Unreal Engine Is Going To The Super Bowl

Unreal Engine Is Going To The Super Bowl

It’s not just the 49ers and Chiefs who will be turning out next week in Miami for LIV. The Unreal Engine, of all things, is also going to be there, powering a bunch of the graphics that will be shown during Fox Sports’ broadcast.

Temtem Takes The Pokémon Formula Online, But Doesn’t Do Much With It

Temtem Takes The Pokémon Formula Online, But Doesn’t Do Much With It

The first time I met Temtem’s monster-bequeathing hot dad science lad Professor Konstantinos, I immediately began calling him Professor Oak. Just now, I had to look up his real name for the purposes of writing this piece. What I’m saying is, Temtem is a whole, whole lot like Pokémon.

In Case You Have Problems Seeing Your Switch’s Screen

In Case You Have Problems Seeing Your Switch’s Screen

Going back to the original Game Boy, there have been peripherals like the Booster Boy or the Light Boy to help players see the screen. The Switch’s screen is more illuminated and has brighter colours, but just in case you’re having difficulties seeing it, you’ll be happy to hear that…

I Reviewed Cyberpunk 2077 Based On Its Trailers

I Reviewed Cyberpunk 2077 Based On Its Trailers

Cyberpunk 2077, my most anticipated game of the year, has been delayed from April to September. April was probably already too late for Cyberpunk 2077 to save my soul. Waiting until September is gonna feel like slow murder.