Valheim visual update turns the Bonemass trophy into a gloopy nightmare Valheim Bonemass

patch for Valheim has been released, bringing a few fixes, localization updates, and visual tweaks. It also turns the Bonemass trophy from something that looks like a couple bones stuck in a clump of mud into...

Kynseed could be the next Stardew Valley, but with gods that can curse your harvest A screenshot of a green meadow with a character who is fishing.

Kynseed is an RPG about growing up, getting old, and dying, which is quite ironic since it feels like the game has been on Steam in various builds since forever. It actually first appeared on Steam...

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...

Dungeon Defenders II Spring Cleaning Update Brings Big Changes to Etheria

Hey Everyone, Recently we rebooted work on our free-to-play game, Dungeon Defenders II (DD2). We’re now committed to giving it a quality-of-life boost, with regular updates and additions based on feedback from our community. While Dungeon...

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...

AMD Ryzen 6000 chips are in line for a massive GPU overhaul Ryzen 5 5600X

May 8, 2021 See more The latest rumour originates from ExecutableFix, who tweeted on May 8 that Rembrandt uses RDNA 2 and has a maximum of 12 compute units (CUs). This follows a tweet on April...

Microsoft yanks a dodgy AMD driver that is bricking some Windows 10 PCs AMD chip in motherboard

Windows Latest, there are numerous reports of it crashing PCs with the blue screen of death (BSOD) error code "INACCESSIBLE_BOOT_DEVICE." Members of the Windows Insider program actually brought this issue to Microsoft's attention a couple of...

Epic apparently offered Sony $200M for first-party PlayStation exclusives The character Aloy from Horizon Zero Dawn. She is smiling.

Epic v Apple trial keeps delivering interesting information, particularly about deals and spending related to the Epic Games Store. We've learned, for example, that in 2019 and 2020 Epic promised about $1 billion in advances for...

This Week on Xbox: May 7, 2021

We know you’re busy and might miss out on all the exciting things we’re talking about on Xbox Wire every week. If you’ve got a few minutes, we can help remedy that. We’ve pared down the...