Live service games have set impossible expectations for indie hits like Valheim Valheim

quickly patched in a rebalance to tip the new system a few clicks back toward how food used to work. I expect plenty more readjustments in the months ahead. But there have been a few other...

Unearthed Steam patent would let users play games as they’re downloading tf2

patent filed in March 2020 by Valve, which was recently uncovered by SteamDB creator Pavel Djundik on Twitter, shows that Valve is looking to implement a system that lets a Steam user play a game as...

Running your own gas station in Gas Station Simulator is just the best Gas Station Simulator, Dust Bowl

Gas Station Simulator hit Steam, I came at it with a side-eye glance—it's often hard to tell if a new simulator game is popular because it's a joke or because it's actually good. A few hours...

PC gaming is becoming way harder to get into, and that sucks All the components for a budget gaming laid out on a white background

Radeon RX 580 could be found for under $200 regularly, and don't even get me started on the RX 570. Shockingly affordable at times, the competitive price-to-performance of these cards spurred Nvidia to launch competitive lineups...

Inside Xbox Series X|S Optimized – Diablo II: Resurrected

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...

PC Gamer UK November issue: Valve’s Steam Deck PC Gamer magazine

App Store and Zinio. You can also order directly from Magazines Direct or purchase a subscription to save yourself some cash, receive monthly deliveries, and marvel at our exclusive subscriber covers. Here's what this month's looks like: (Image credit: Future) This month:...

Arkane is ‘actively investigating’ Deathloop stuttering on PC Deathloop Doofus

Deathloop is almost unanimously glowing: It's got an 88% aggregate score on Metacritic, which includes an 89% review from us. Yet the overall user rating on Steam is “mixed,” with just 64% of the more than...

Xbox Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

At Xbox, from game development to hardware design, representation and the diversity of our teams positively impacts the way we create and bring products to life that make gaming possible and accessible for everyone. As a...