China calls for less ‘effeminate’ men in videogames New Taric art, shirtless Fabio-type

new regulations which will strictly limit when and for how long people under the age of 18 are allowed to play online games: Just one hour per day, from 8-9 pm, on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, and...

The top 100 PC games The PC Gamer Top 100

most important—PC games of all time, but rather the best ones to play right now. It's a reflection of all the brilliant experiences the industry has to offer in 2021. Yes, that includes some retro classics...

Have you ever played a game so much it changes your dreams? Alice lies in bed

PCG Q&A here. Some highlights: – What's the last game whose graphics wowed you? – Which underappreciated comic book character deserves their own game? – What 'dead genre' deserves a comeback? Too much Tetris will have...

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...

California claims Riot is delaying its sexual harassment investigation League of Legends art.

damning culture of abuse and harassment at Activision Blizzard, now claims League of Legends maker Riot Games is dragging its heels in a similar investigation. Last month, a Redditor spotted that the DFEH had posted a...

Prudential Center to host ‘LCS Championship Delivered by GrubHub’

The LCS will host its first fan-attended event since Summer of 2019 in Newark, NJ at the Prudential Center. The LCS Championship Delivered by GrubHub will take place on August 28 and 29 and will crown...

It’s become impossible to keep up with all these damn ‘seasons’

Battlefield 2042. Hearthstone currently hosts around 5,000 total cards, as Blizzard seems to accelerate its content roadmap with each set. (In 2014, the company printed 153 new cards. In 2019, that number jumped to 440.)  Even...

Inside the groundbreaking 1997 all-women Quake tournament Kornelia Takacs

Bridget "t0nka" Fitzgerald blew off her freshman orientation at Juilliard to play at the finals ("My teacher was like, you are leaving to do what?" she said). Kornelia Takacs had made a name for herself at...

You can’t get a new AMD Radeon GPU, right? These ready-to-ship Prime Day gaming PCs disagree Prime Day this week delivery PCs

Amazon Prime Day. They rarely make an appearance most years, but this year the silicon shortage has meant that any GPU even approaching the MSRP would be considered a deal of the century. In summary, there...

Orcs Must Die! 3 marks the return of a quintessential co-op series to Steam Orcs Must Die 3!

Orcs Must Die! Unchained shut down in 2019. Orcs Must Die! 3 brings an end to that ignominy. It comes to Steam on July 23, after a year on Stadia—during which time I’ve come to know...