Forza Horizon 5’s minimum requirements announced.

If you’re anything like me, you’re trying not to freak out while you wait for Forza Horizon 5. It’s been a little over a month. In the meanwhile, we may look at the Forza Horizon 5 recommended specifications, which were revealed today. Before you can even play Forza Horizon 5, you must first install it. […]

Back 4 Blood does not require a powerful computer to run.

Back 4 Blood is the forthcoming co-op zombie shooter from Turtle Rock Studios that is essentially Left 4 Dead 3 in all but name. It’s hardly the most innovative gaming concept ever, but if you’ve been craving a new round of zombie-slaying action, it may be just what you’re looking for. But first, you’ll need […]

Gungrave revival has a surprise addition to the dev team.

The latest Gungrave game, slated for earlier this year, was officially unveiled at the Tokyo Game Show, more than 20 years after the series’ original debut. The new video, which mixes a previously published CG movie with fresh gameplay footage, showcases Gungrave’s third-person shooting in a contemporary setting. Take a peek at the video above. […]

Daemonhunters, a grimdark Warhammer 40k XCOM.

Warhammer 40,000: Chaos Gate – Daemonhunters is a Warhammer-ass gaming title, and the gloriously overblown cinematic that debuted in August matched that intensity well. However, the gameplay reveals video released today manages to outdo it all with a dramatic cry to arms exhorting the Grey Knights to take against Chaos’ terrible taint. However, once you’ve […]

Second Extinction receiving crossplay and horde mode.

Second Extinction’s “janky co-op dino shooting has potential,” we remarked last year, although it could use a bit more time in Early Access. It’s come a long way in almost a year, and developer Systemic Reaction revealed the specifics of its largest update yet today. Second Extinction, which was shown last year, is a co-op […]

On Game Pass, The Ascent lacks DLSS and ray tracing but not on Steam.

The Ascent is a ray tracing and DLSS-enabled cyberpunk action RPG. Sometimes. It’s occasionally a cyberpunk action RPG with ray tracing but no DLSS. That ray tracing implementation may not always work. And whether or not you receive those Nvidia settings is entirely dependent on where you access the PC version. The Microsoft Game Pass […]

Hexes have never looked more lovely than in the Hexoplanet trailer.

I’m not sure why a hex map appeals to me so much—perhaps it’s a flashback to classic D&D games from my adolescence when world maps were made on hexagonal graph paper rather than a square grid. Hex maps, in my opinion, offer an added element of wonder and mystery. So anytime I see a hex […]

A stunning new Stray trailer depicts a cat’s travels amid a decaying robot metropolis.

Stray, an action-adventure story about a cat lost inside a bright cyber-world, was revealed during Sony’s PlayStation 5 announcement event in 2020 with a “beautiful” video. We got a closer look at that weird (and, yes, gorgeous) gaming environment at today’s Annpurna Interactive online demo, and how you—like a cat—will live, travel through, and eventually […]