Making Empathy Accessible in Life is Strange: True Colors, Available Now for Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S

Summary The supernatural gameplay at the heart of Life is Strange: True Colors is built around tapping into the brightly colored auras surrounding other characters, and diving into the strong emotions they represent. Making this extremely...

Inside Bonfire Peaks – the atmospheric puzzle game about burning your belongings

Hello PlayStation Blog! I’m Corey Martin, designer, programmer and musician on Bonfire Peaks, a new puzzle game crafted in partnership with Draknek & Friends (creators/publishers of A Monster’s Expedition). I’m excited to share that Bonfire Peaks...

The Vale is an audio-based RPG with a genius approach to medieval combat The Vale: Shadow of the Crown

The Vale: Shadow of the Crown is a medieval RPG with one goal, to be accessible to players who have low to no vision. To that end there are no graphics at all, only a rich...

Psychonauts 2 is a masterclass in level design Raz looks out across a psychadelic world filled with eye-plants.

having mixed feelings about the original Psychonauts, I spent my weekend playing the sequel and I am hopelessly in love. Double Fine's follow-up fixes virtually all the problems I had with the first game, the pacing,...

Every version of Windows, ranked from worst to best Windows ranked

PC Gamer Ranked are our ridiculously comprehensive lists of the best, worst, and everything in-between from every corner of PC gaming. Does Bill Gates have a favorite version of Windows? If I had to guess, it...

What the hell is going on with these new Halo 3 armours? The skeleton king of Halo 3

Halo Waypoint blog post last night. (Image credit: 343 Industries) As art director Horia Dociu explains, Halo has always traded in old martial terms like Spartan, Mjolnir, Valhalla, and so on. It's not that much of...

Halo: The Master Chief Collection is bringing the Flood to Firefight A swarm of fungal flood "combat forms"

Like it or not, 343 has shown no sign of slowing down updates for Halo: The Master Chief Collection. Set to start this week, the next flight (test build) for the MCC adds a revamped arena...

Crapshoot: Dreamweb was doing cyberpunk and nudity before it was cool A man with a gun and sunglasses so you know he's cyberpunk

Richard Cobbett wrote Crapshoot, a column about rolling the dice to bring random obscure games back into the light. This week, a look back on a game that was just plucked from the archives and made...

Park Beyond is a theme park sim with the best and weirdest rides A Wild West-themed park

I missed out on my prime theme park years because I was deathly afraid of roller coasters. It wasn't until my late teens that I discovered that, no, I probably won't shoot off the tracks and...

EA is letting developers freely nick Apex Legends’ ping system Apex Legends

Apex Legends' ingenious ping system. But while games like Fortnite, Halo Infinite, and many others have implemented similar features, EA will now let developers freely copy Apex' pings wholesale as part of a wider push towards...