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...

Outbreak: Endless Nightmares launches on PS5 and PS4 May 19

Hey survivors! I’m Evan Wolbach, founder of Dead Drop Studios, and a solo indie developer working tirelessly to drag you kicking and screaming back into the world of survival horror. I’m here to tell you all...

Totally Rated: The ultimate gaming desk, poké photography, and next-gen roguelikes totally rated

best gaming chairs in our book. However, like those stellar-but-expensive seats, I fear the Magnus may be a bit too pricey for my home office. (Image credit: Housemarque) Either way, T3's Robert Jones loves the Magnus:...

Hunter’s Arena: Legends Closed Beta coming to PS5

Get ready, Hunters! This is Mantisco and we are excited to announce our closed beta for Hunter’s Arena on PS5 and PS4 on May 14. Hunter’s Arena, a new era of Battle Royale For those of...

Resident Evil Village: Meet Lady Dimitrescu’s three daughters

When Alcina Dimitrescu (a.k.a. “Tall Vampire Lady”) was introduced to the world ahead of the first Resident Evil Showcase, many people fell head over heels for the nine-and-a-half foot tall femme fatale who’s brought excitement for...

RIMS Racing will let you customize motorcycles down to the brake fluids A first-person view from the perspective of a motorcycle racer.

announcement trailer that appeared in April didn't include any gameplay footage, though, so I asked publisher Nacon and developer RaceWard Studio if we could see some actual racing. They came through: Check out the first RIMS...

In-depth look at the art style of Dark Alliance

Before working on Dark Alliance – the action RPG set in the world of Dungeons & Dragons – I was a game cinematics director at a few major gaming studios. My time before Tuque taught me...

Customizable companions come to The Elder Scrolls Online next month

Arriving as part of the upcoming Blackwood Chapter (releasing June 8 on PS4 and PS5 alongside ESO’s next-gen optimized Console Enhanced upgrade, free for ESO players), the Companions System will allow you to recruit a new...

Totally Rated: Nier Replicant upgrade, Horizon Zero Dawn goes free Nier Replicant

Nier Replicant review, sharing the view that the welcome improvements don't hinder the unique charm of the original version. (Image credit: Guerrilla Games) Meanwhile, there's great news for PS4 and PS5 owners this month: Horizon Zero...

Grab your crew – Among Us drops on PS4 and PS5 this year

Think you can trust your friends? Think again!  Our social deception game, Among Us, is coming to PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 later this year. Hop aboard the spaceship with 4-10 players via online play and get...