How Blizzard’s reputation collapsed in just 3 years Blizzard

sexual harassment and discrimination lawsuit filed by the state of California is just the latest in a long string of controversies. Between massive layoffs, numerous reports on its toxic workplace, and highly anticipated launches reportedly sabotaged...

Everything that’s happened since the Activision Blizzard lawsuit went public Activision Blizzard walkout

IGN speaks to 7 current and former employees about discrimination and harassment in the workplace, collecting new stories that mirror the DFEH report. Friday, July 30: Vice publishes an article about Blizzard recruiters at a 2015...

Survival game Icarus delayed until November Icarus survival game

Icarus, the co-op sci-fi survival game from Dean Hall and RocketWerkz, has been delayed from its August 11 launch date. Icarus will now release in November. “We’ve been keeping a close eye on the state of...

A gorgeous new Stray trailer showcases the adventures of a cat in a crumbling robot city Stray

Stray, an action-adventure tale of a cat trapped inside a glowing cyber-world, was announced with a “stunning” trailer at Sony's PlayStation 5 reveal event in 2020. During today's Annpurna Interactive online showcase, we got a closer...

It’s been an incredible 2 years for fan translations Go For It Goemon!

Steam Deck) thanks to emulation. It's called Boku no Natsuyasumi, which translates to “My Summer Vacation”—it's a slice-of-life Japanese series about spending a summer in the Japanese countryside of the 1970s as a young boy. None...

Corsair One a200 gaming PC review Corsair a200 compact gaming PC on a carpet in front of a bike

best gaming PCs going, small form factor or not. Being only 20 x 17.3 x 38cm in size seemingly has very little impact on these PCs' performance—the new and improved a200's specs list is every bit...

Facebook stops sales of the Oculus Quest 2 because it might irritate your face Facebook stops sales of the Oculus Quest 2 because it might irritate your face

Oculus Quest 2 worldwide as the company announces a voluntary recall after concerns that a small percentage (0.01% according to Oculus) of users were experiencing adverse skin reactions after using the popular VR headset. This comes...

Why a ‘freedom flag’ from Dream’s Minecraft server waved over a London anti-vax rally The flag of L'Manburg.

Despite only existing for six months (and god knows this incident will probably see it make a comeback) L'Manburg was taken very seriously by its players, to the extent the nation has not only a flag...

This Week on Xbox: July 23, 2021

We know you’re busy and might miss out on all the exciting things we’re talking about on Xbox Wire every week. If you’ve got a few minutes, we can help remedy that. We’ve pared down the...

The Splitgate crossplay beta is so popular the developers had to take it offline splitgate

Splitgate has been around on PC for a couple of years now, during which time it's struggled to maintain a player base. According to Steam Charts, a reasonably strong launch in May 2019 quickly tailed off...