Xbox Games With Gold reveals another 2 underwhelming games for November

Microsoft on Friday morning announced the two titles that Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass subscribers get access to in November: Praetorians — HD Remaster and Dead End Job. Both are video games. Dead End Job launched for Xbox One in December 2019, and was an Apple Arcade launch...

9 things you should know before starting Bayonetta 3

Bayonetta 3 is the biggest game of the series to date, and not just from a marketing standpoint. Chapters tend to take place in open areas with dozens of hidden pathways, optional combat encounters, and collectibles to find. Between a new playable character and secondary objectives everywhere, it’s easy to...

The hit Indian horror movie Tumbbad is shocking in the best ways

Human fears are universal, but the expression of those fears is different in every culture — which can be a lot of fun for horror fans. There comes a point where being too steeped in your own culture’s horror stories can undercut the feelings of unfamiliarity and surprise that the...

Modern Warfare 2’s Hardcore mode isn’t out yet, but it’s on the way

The latest Call of Duty entry is here, and players are already feeling the absence of a series staple: Hardcore mode. Thankfully, according to developer Infinity Ward, Hardcore mode is coming to Modern Warfare 2 — it’s just not quite ready yet. One possible reason for players’ confusion around Modern...

Overwatch 2 has a new executive producer with an impressive resume

Blizzard has announced a new senior hire to oversee Overwatch development as Overwatch 2 settles in after a rocky launch. Jared Neuss, whose previous credits include Destiny 2 and League of Legends, steps into the role of executive producer and vice president for Overwatch 2. Neuss reports to Walter Kong,...

The best skills in Bayonetta 3

Picking the best skills in Bayonetta 3 is a tough task. After you’ve completed Chapter 1, you’ll gain access to a skills menu for Bayonetta. But that’s not all. Every weapon you unlock in the game also has its own skill tree that includes abilities and attacks for its corresponding...

Where to find Bayonetta 3’s Broken Moon Pearls

In Bayonetta 3, finding Broken Moon Pearls will upgrade your magic. Once you’ve collected four of them, they’ll automatically turn into a full Moon Pearl, which you can use in the Skills menu for both Bayonetta and Viola throughout the story. While Rodin’s shop has a few of them up...

How Splatoon fans discovered the secret of ‘Fuck You’ Tuesday

Since Nintendo launched the Splatoon franchise in 2015, each game in the series has represented its in-universe languages with writing seen in almost every aspect of gameplay: clothes, weapons, maps, and even the UI. Most of the time, players who decode this text into English simply find gibberish. But occasionally,...

The Witcher season 4 coming to Netflix, but without Henry Cavill

Ahead of the third season of Netflix’s live-action adaptation of The Witcher comes confirmation of a fourth season, but with a major change: Actor Henry Cavill is stepping aside as Geralt of Rivia. He will be replaced by Liam Hemsworth (The Hunger Games, Independence Day: Resurgence). On their respective Instagram...