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What's Your Favorite Console Revision?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | The Switch Lite is out today, so let's look back on the history of console revisions.

FIFA 20 Review: This Year's Version Takes to the Streets, But It's Strongest on the Pitch

A brand new mode and some much-improved gameplay highlight an ambitious update for FIFA.

Apple Arcade is Way Cooler Than You Think. Here are 10 Games to Check Out

Apple Arcade has dozens of neat games, so we highlighted 10 from its launch lineup that are a bit under the radar.

The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening Review

Come sail away with Link. Again.

Latest News

Spiritfarer's Art Director on Encouraging Relaxation, Exploration, and Just Chilling on a Boat

How Spirited Away led to a cozy management sim about the afterlife.

Borderlands 3's First Limited-Time Event Will Be a Free Halloween Ghoul Hunt

All Borderlands 3 players will have a few weeks to scoop up some creepy loot and take down a boney boss.

Street Fighter 2's Creator on Why Blocking Was Once a Controversial Issue

A creator and a pro sit down to talk blocking in fighting games.

Sonic the Hedgehog Monopoly Livens Up a Boring Game With High-Stakes Boss Fights

Just behave yourself, because this brave new society won't hesitate to jail a hedgehog.

Sony Teases More The Last Of Us Part 2 for Next Week's State of Play

Naughty Dog wants us all to tune in next week.

Latest Articles

Kunai Is The Best Feeling Platformer I've Played Since Dead Cells

This tiny robot samurai wins with precise platforming action.

Apple Arcade Brings Game Pricing Concerns Back to the Forefront

THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | Will successful subscription services turn into their own walled gardens?

Untitled Goose Game Review

What if Agent 47 was a rude goose who was down to clown?

The Coolest, Most Badass Guns of Borderlands 3

Crack open those chests and see some of the fantastic weapons in Gearbox' latest.

At Last, FIFA 20's Career Mode is Interesting Again - Review Impressions

Some much-needed improvements have a major impact on FIFA 20's much-maligned career mode.

Phantom Brigade Is a Fantastic New Spin on the Front Mission Formula

Brace Yourself Games is bringing the mech strategy genre back in a big way.

The 25 Best Nintendo Switch Games

Our rotating list of the best games on Switch, now updated for the Nintendo Switch Lite release!

Raids, Loot, and Balance: Ubisoft Massive on The Division 2's Challenges Six Months Later

Ubisoft Massive is beginning to firm up the ongoing foundation of The Division 2.

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Starting Screen | Games are Running Worse Than Ever on the Base PS4 and Xbox One. Is There a Solution?

Owners of the base consoles are increasingly saddled with long load times when playing games like Borderlands 3.

Starting Screen | Why I Ignored the Dreamcast 20 Years Ago

I was a teenage Debby Dreamcast Downer.

Starting Screen | Control's Creepy Memos and Unsettling Book Clubs Make Its Collectibles Actually Worth Collecting

The information buried in the collectibles is far more sinister than it lets on.

Latest Reviews

GreedFall Review

And I'm greed, greedfallin'.

Sayonara Wild Hearts Review

Wild hearts can't be broken.

Logitech G604 Review

Logitech revives another one of its older mice for a new generation.

NHL 20 Review

A conservative update that nevertheless shouldn't be ignored by hockey fans.

NBA 2K20 Review

NBA 2K20's excellence in some areas is marred by an uneven story mode and some major online problems.

Borderlands 3 Review

Leave Pandora behind, as you take to the stars to shoot and loot people on other planets.

River City Girls Review

There's substance in this stylish new game in the River City Ransom universe.

Monster Hunter World: Iceborne Review

One of the generation's best action games gets a terrific expansion.

Podcast

The 16-bit Console Wars Return on Axe of the Blood God

The Blood God drops listeners in a time warp back to 1994.

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Borderlands 3

Take-Two CEO Says Next-Gen Won't Send Game Development Costs Soaring

Strauss Zelnick seems optimistic about dev costs for Scarlett and PS5.

Borderlands 3's Endgame Fights for Position Against Destiny 2 and The Division 2

Gearbox is not letting Borderlands 3 get lost in the MMO shuffle.

The Strange Saga of Borderlands 3's Reviews

It wouldn't be seen as an odd situation if 2K provided a clear answer as to why it happened.

Borderlands 3's Endgame Brings Back True Vault Hunter Mode

Sounds like there's plenty to do once you've finished the main story of Borderlands 3.

Borderlands 3 Puts a Bow on the Main Trilogy's Story: "Where We Go From Here, We Have No Idea"

The new game will also resolve questions from Tales From the Borderlands and Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel.

"No Current Plans" for Borderlands 3 DLC Characters, Gearbox Confirms

Four Borderlands 3 DLC packs are planned, but new characters will have to wait.

Borderlands 3 Devs Respond to Odd Claptrap Mission in Borderlands 2 DLC

The mission seemingly referencing hostilities with a former employee is reportedly not actually doing that.

Ice-T Revealed as Ornery Stuffed Bear in Borderlands 3

And he gets eaten by an alien T-Rex.

Long Reads

Session is the Skate 4 Fans Have Been Pining For... Almost

Session tries to capture the trial and error of skateboarding, but right now it feels like a lot of the latter.

Haven is an RPG Where You Control Two Star-Crossed Lovers at the Same Time

It's a wonderfully fresh take on video game romance.

Sly 2: Band of Thieves' Stellar Heists Still Can't Be Topped, 15 Years Later

Sly 2 turns 15, making us all feel very, very old.

We've (Maybe) Reached A Turning Point in the Fight Over Loot Boxes

THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | A U.K. Parliamentary committee report offers another wake-up call for the industry, but the ESA hits snooze once more.

Why Porting the 16-Bit NBA Jam to PlayStation Was Such a Major Trial Back in 1995

An excerpt from the new book Arcade Perfect, following a programmer's daunting task with NBA Jam T.E.

Divinity: Original Sin 2 on Switch Has a Major Advantage Over Its Console Counterparts

Just let me move my game from platform to platform. That's all I ask.

Retro

SNK Reveals the 20 Games on Its Neo Geo Arcade Stick Pro

It's a lot of fighting games, as you would imagine.

We Dare You to Eat This Pile of Ancient Pokemon Food

Expiration dates are just suggestions.

Sega Sends Out Mini Genesis Towers of Power, Teases More to Come

A once-glorious hardware tower, now in adorable pint-sized form.

The First Three Dragon Quests Finally Leave Their Mobile Prison For Switch

Erdrick's violent kids are about to run rampant on your Switch.

Role Playing Games

Borderlands 3 Shift Codes List (September 2019)

Here are all of the Borderlands 3 Shift Codes available as of September 2019.

Borderlands 3 Gold Keys: How to Open the Gold Chest On Sanctuary

Golden Keys are a great way to get rare loot in Borderlands 3. Here’s how to get them.

The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening's Most Famous Song Now Has Soul-Shredding Lyrics

Let's be honest, you knew it wasn't going to be an uplifting ditty.

Borderlands 3 Nekrotafeyo Typhon Log Locations

Here’s where to find the Typhon Logs for Desolation’s Edge and Tazendeer Ruins.

Borderlands 3 Eden-6 Typhon Log Locations

Here’s where to find all of the Typhon Logs on Eden-6.

Borderlands 3 Athenas Typhon Log Locations

Here’s where to find the three Typhon Logs on Athenas in Borderlands 3.

Borderlands 3 Promethea Typhon Log Locations

Here’s where to find all of the Typhon Logs on Promethea.

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