This Fallout 76 fan trailer captures the best parts of the game

Fallout 76 has fostered a vibrant community since its launch in 2018. While the game had a notoriously rough launch, the environments of Appalachia have been a strength since the start. Later updates like the Wastelanders expansion added life to West Virginia, and there have always been a stalwart group...

When does Call of Duty: Warzone 2.0 go live?

Call of Duty: Warzone 2.0, the sequel to Activision’s shooter battle royale mega hit, arrives Wednesday. Like the original Warzone, it will be a free-to-play, stand-alone game — you don’t need Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 (or any other Call of Duty game) to download and play Warzone 2.0....

Final Fantasy 14’s big 6.3 patch adds new deep dungeon and main story this winter

Final Fantasy XIV is getting even bigger. In a developers’ stream on Friday, Naoki Yoshida, director and producer of the hit massively multiplayer online role-playing game, laid out future plans for the game in the coming months. The new 6.3 patch, titled “Gods Revels, Lands Tremble,” is scheduled to arrive...

All God of War Ragnarök Nornir Chests and puzzle solutions

God of War Ragnarök brings back the tantalizing yet infuriating Nornir Chest puzzles, which will allow you to increase your health and Rage meters. To unlock these chests, you’ll need to interact with three objects — be it a series of bells, totems, or braziers — in the chest’s relative...

Can you turn off Atreus and Mimir’s puzzle hints in God of War Ragnarök?

The Nine Realms of God of War Ragnarök are brimming with environmental puzzles blocking Kratos’ path: geysers to freeze, vines to burn, and light bridges to activate. And just as you might have wrapped your head around a puzzle’s solution, it feels like Atreus (always eager to prove himself) or...

NBA 2K23’s worst builds are the best comedy in sports

Running around The City in NBA 2K23, I try not to stay in one place too long. Players in this MMO-like space will show a banner underneath their feet when you get close to them. I’m self-conscious about the fact my banner shows a player rating of 85, but I’m...

Call of Duty: Warzone 2.0 won’t replace the original Warzone

Call of Duty: Warzone’s sequel is almost here, but the questions about what will happen to the original game still linger for a lot of players. Thankfully, Activision answered them today as part of a larger blog post on Call of Duty: Warzone 2.0. The sequel’s arrival won’t mean that...

13 things you should know before starting God of War Ragnarök

God of War Ragnarök, the most lavishly produced parenting handbook of 2022, is out now for PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4. For the most part, it’s a natural extension of its predecessor, 2018’s God War, right down to the way certain gameplay mechanics work (sincerest condolences to everyone who hated...

Final Fantasy 16 will be ‘exclusive’ to PS5 for 6 months

The next mainline Final Fantasy game will be a PlayStation 5 exclusive for six months, according to a new ad for Sony’s current-gen console. Final Fantasy 16 has always been pitched as being tied to some sort of PlayStation exclusivity — despite being initially confirmed for PC as well —...