May Xbox Update Includes Quick Resume Improvements, Passthrough Audio, and More

Summary Quick Resume is getting even better with improved reliability, faster load times, and a new group that organizes your Quick Resume games in one place. Passthrough audio gives your media apps the best possible listening...

Unpacking Returnal’s UX design: Gameplay-first UI, retro-futuristic tech, and accessibility

My name is Johannes Koski and I’m the UI/UX Director of Returnal here at Housemarque. My role in the project has been both taking part in the design and overseeing and supporting the work done by...

Samsung’s new DDR5 and PCIe 5.0 expander delivers memory by the terabyte Samsung CXL Memory Expander on grey background

Most major tech firms, including those most involved in PC gaming, are going in on CXL. It's effectively a way for devices to share and access resources over a fast and wide memory interconnect, which improves...

Adventure Game The Wardrobe Arrives on Xbox One

Our passion for adventure games precedes everything. When we decided to develop The Wardrobe, we had the goal of making a video game that could draw inspiration from the masterpieces of the genre, such as Monkey...

Remakes are nice, but Hitman 3’s quiet modernisation of old games is better agent 47 visiting Paris

retroactive additions from 2018's Hitman 2 and January's Hitman 3 respectively, folded back into the original game. To a latecomer like me, Hitman 2016 is a DLC expansion in a 2021 game—purchasable through the main menu...

Ubisoft’s next Division game will be free to play The Division Heartland

The Division 2, but that's not the only iron it's got in that particular Tom Clancy fire. In a big update on the future of the franchise, it revealed that an all-new, free-to-play Division game called...

Everything we know about Battlefield 6 A technical concept from Battlefield 6, possibly.

just a bit more information about Battlefield 6, hinting at something similar. Gabrielson says Battlefield 6 has "massive battles, packed with more players and mayhem than ever before. All brought to life with the power of...

Inside Xbox Series X|S Optimized: Warframe

One of the biggest benefits of all that power in the hardware is giving developers the ability to make games that are Xbox Series X|S Optimized. This means that they’ve taken full advantage of the unique...

GigaDrive 1TB external SSD GigaDrive external SSD

GigaDrive promises to be the world's fastest external SSD, and given that it's using one of our favourite NVMe SSDs at its heart, its pace comes as no surprise. Its Thunderbolt 4 / USB4 connection is...