News Bloomberg's Jason Schreier reports a major change of direction for 343 Industries after recent layoffs and development difficulties.
whacked Expiring rights, sexual content, shady developer practices—and sometimes because the game just isn't good.
Feeling blue Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora could be brilliant if it leans into the universe's many oddities.
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Crapshoot We're rerunning Richard Cobbett's classic Crapshoot column, in which he rolled the dice and took a chance on obscure games—both good and bad.
stay alive Craft an axe. Now sharpen it. We're hacking into the best survival games 2023 has to offer.
WAKE UP Investigations get weird as the famous detective delves into the Lovecraft mythos for this clever crossover
Weightless VR I genuinely almost walked out of that HTC press event with a $1,100 XR headset on
Clockers Less than 'X' is definitely more, but those pesky Intel hybrid CPU are still awfully tough to beat.
Horde mode Fight hundreds of alien monsters at once in the bigger, meaner Space Marine 2.
waterworld Havendock is oozing with quirky charm, fun management systems, and (mostly) helpful little NPCs.
micro morrowind Dread Delusion loses the faff in favor of dense, imm-sim detail, I just wish it was already out of early access.