Secretlab are still offering discounts on their great big gamer chairs

By Grace Curtis, Wednesday, 30 December 2020 15:33 GMT Let’s do a little experiment. Flex your shoulders back and count how many times your spine goes pop. Personally I’d put it at somewhere between fifteen and thirty, but that’s just me. Maybe it’s time to invest in a better chair...

The next free game on the Epic Store is… Torchlight 2!

By Grace Curtis, Wednesday, 30 December 2020 16:04 GMT Epic’s second last free game is here, and as predicted, it’s the 2012 action-RPG Torchlight 2. Log into the Epic Store any time between now and 8am PT / 11am ET / 4pm GMT tomorrow to download the game. You can also...

The last season of Netflix’s Chilling Adventures of Sabrina is too distracted

[Ed. note: This review contains major spoilers for seasons 1-3 of Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, and reveals some general plot points for season 4.] Like its title character, Netflix’s Chilling Adventures of Sabrina has always been pulled in too many directions. Half-mortal/half-witch Sabrina Spellman (Kiernan Shipka) started the series by...

War for Cybertron season 2 is once again loaded with deeper-cut Transformers references

Welcome to the cheat sheet for the second chapter in Netflix’s Transformers: War For Cybertron “anime” series, Earthrise! Across six new episodes, Megatron and his Decepticons are following Optimus Prime and his Autobots across the galaxy, and they brush against all sorts of Transformers nerd trivia along the way. So...

Card-based mashup Solitairica is free on the Epic Games Store

By Grace Curtis, Tuesday, 29 December 2020 16:24 GMT Drumroll please! Okay, maybe not. The list of free games in the Epic Games Store Winter Sale leaked quite a while ago, so there’ll be no monocle-popping or tea-spitting or expressions of indignant surprise in any form. But yes, the prophecy...

Best Buy sale cuts prices on gaming laptops & keyboards

By Grace Curtis, Wednesday, 30 December 2020 14:31 GMT Didn’t get that snazzy gaming laptop you wanted for Christmas? No sweat. Best Buy is running a surprisingly good end of year sale, which includes savings in the hundreds on new gaming laptops. As is often the case, discounts are proportional to...

Western Digital are running discounts on WD_Black game drives

By Grace Curtis, Tuesday, 29 December 2020 15:49 GMT Hello! While the rest of the VG team are away for the holidays, we here at Jelly Deals are burning the midnight oil, so you’ll see a little activity between now and the 4th. First things first: Cheap drives.They don’t look...

Apex Legends’ new Fight Night short shows off Pathfinder’s tragic backstory

If you’ve ever wondered what Pathfinder’s life was like before the Apex Games, Respawn Entertainment now has an answer. The game’s latest Stories from the Outlands video, called Fight Night, is all about the murderous and cheerful robot and gives us some idea of where he came from and what...

City of Villains reimagines Disney characters as edgy teen heroes

Disney princesses are all fine and dandy, but it’s the villains — with their killer songs and fabulous theatricality — who are the real stars. If you found yourself wishing Maleficent or Ursula or the Queen of Hearts had a cooler backstory to go along with their iconic aesthetics, then...

Wonder Woman’s lasso grants her a unique power: forgiveness

Wonder Woman’s magic lasso is a lariat, a zip line, a whip, and everything else you can craft from an unbreakable, seemingly prehensile, and infinitely extendable rope. And yes, it also has some pretty huge influence over the human mind, the kind that, if creators aren’t careful, can make the...