Jake Green

Guides Editor

Jake is a former freelance writer who now heads up guides for USG. He spends his days dreaming of an X-Files dating-sim and will play literally any game with monkeys in it. He has an unhealthy obsession with Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, and would pretty much trade a kidney for Skate 4 at this point.



Five Things We Learned From the Xbox Series X Specs Reveal

Full system specs, more info on backward compatibility, and everything else we learned from today's reveal.

Days Gone’s New Game Plus Mode Launches Next Week

On the road again.

Leaked Apex Legends Season 2 Trailers are all Wattson, Giant Bird Monsters, and Good Times

"This is the least bored I’ve been all day."

Days Gone’s Secret Weapon is an Awesome Nod to Syphon Filter

Hidden all the way at the end of the game.

Games Industry Veteran Jade Raymond Joins Google as a Vice President

Google certainly seems to be up to something big.

Fallout 76 Wild Appalachia Update Has Been Delayed, But Not By Much

A seasonal event and survival mode are all coming this month.

Fortnite is Getting a Giant Hamster Ball Vehicle Called The Baller

'Your scientists were so preoccupied with whether or not they could, they didn’t stop to think if they should.'

Bethesda Details Fallout 76’s First Seasonal Event: The Fasnacht Parade

As well as a few highlights from the next major patch.

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Has Already Sold Twice as Many Units as Smash Wii U

Nintendo’s latest financial update boasts strong sales for Pokemon and Smash Bros.

SteamWorld Quest: Hand of Gilgamech is Coming First to Nintendo Switch in 2019

A deckbuilding, monster slaying, fantasy RPG.

Call of Duty Blackout’s Next Limited Time Mode is All Snipers and Melee Weapons

And once the circle starts collapsing, it doesn’t stop.

Watch Today’s Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Nintendo Direct Here - Possible Character Announcements and More

The internet has been abuzz with Smash Bros. rumours and character leaks all week-long. Time to find out if they hold true.

A Slasher-Style PUBG Halloween Event Has Been Teased

Fans react by moaning about the buggy state of the game.

The Games Industry Reacts to Red Dead Redemption 2’s '100-Hour Work Week' Report

“The whole industry should be ashamed.”

Darkness Rises in the New Fortnite Season 6 Trailer

Fortnite Season 6 drops later today.

Fortnite Cross-Play Finally Comes to PS4 Today - PS4, Xbox One, Switch, PC, and Mobile Can All Play Together

You can now link your Epic account to PlayStation and Xbox.

Dirt Rally 2.0 Announced, Coming February 2019

Check out the reveal trailer for the first look at Codemasters' sim racing sequel.

The Two Best Castlevania Games are Coming to PS4 With Full Trophy Support

Castlevania Requiem bundle brings Symphony of the Night and Rondo of Blood to PS4 next month.

Monster Hunter Stories for iOS and Android Now Available in the West

Fully translated and available now.

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Post Launch Content Detailed - PS4 Exclusive Period Reduced to Seven Days

Featuring the return of Nuketown, a new specialist, and more.

You Can Now Download PlayStation Now Games to Your PS4

Latency, be gone! But not PS3 games.

Earth Defense Force 5 is Heading West on December 11

Along with some pretty sweet pre-order bonuses.

Here are 7 Spidey Comics that Inspired Spider Man PS4

Spider Man PS4 tells its own original tale, but it takes some cues from these classic Spidey stories.

FIFA 19 PS4 Demo Release Seemingly Causes PSN Issues

Thousands of FIFA fans are currently unable to download the demo.

There’s an Awesome Seinfeld Reference in Spider Man PS4

Kramer gets lost downtown.

Bethesda Has Spoken to Nintendo About Smash Bros.

Pip Pip, Hooray!

An Alan Wake TV Show is in the Works - Call us Steven Urprised

Game Creator Sam Lake and Legion showrunner Peter Calloway are heading up the project.

New Call of Duty Blackout Beta Patch Ups Player Count to 88

Day 3 of the Call of Duty battle royale closed beta kicks off today.

FIFA Loot Boxes Seem to Have Landed EA in Hot Water With the Belgian Government

The Belgian Gaming Commission considers FIFA 18 loot boxes to be “an illegal game of chance”.

Treyarch Addresses Ammo Pick-Up and Other Call of Duty Blackout Beta Player Feedback

Armor effectiveness and unplanned friendly fire have also been raised as issues by the Black Ops 4 community.

New Sekiro Shadows Die Twice Trailer Shows Off New Bosses and Stealth Takedowns

The new trailer was shown off Sony's LineUp Tour before TGS.

Spider-Man PS4 Marriage Proposal Backfires, Dev Offers to Patch it Out

One fan had managed to get a marriage proposal into the game, though things did not go exactly to plan. Spiderman3qtefail.gif.

Mega Man 11 Demo Out Now For Nintendo Switch

PS4 and Xbox One to follow tomorrow.

Spider Man PS4: We Glitched Our Way to the Statue of Liberty

Yeah, we're definitely not supposed to be here.

A New Lord of the Rings Game is Coming From Warframe Publisher

It’s an "online game set in the world of Middle-earth."

Pokemon Quest Tomica Line Renders Pikachu and Bulbasaur in Toy Car Form

Arriving in Japan on October 27.

PS2 is Finally Dead, 18 Years After Release

Goodnight, sweet prince.

Watch the Dreams Devs Use a Mech to Halt an Alien Invasion in New Gameplay Demo

Media Molecule showed off some more of the peculiar creation game at PAX West.

Rocket League's Fortnite Style Game Pass is Coming Next Week

Rocket Pass 1 launches September 5

This Week’s PUBG Event is all Crossbows and Ghillie Suits

Ghillie Crossing is Back!

Nicalis Has Released a Mysterious Teaser Trailer For The Binding of Isaac: Repentance

As to what it is exactly? We have no idea.

Jurassic World Evolution Update 1.4 Adds Challenge Mode and Difficulty Options

Scheduled to arrive on September 13.

EA Reveals FIFA 19 PC Specs

Here are the recommended and minimum PC requirements for FIFA 19.

Xbox Games With Gold September Revealed - Includes Prison Architect and LEGO Star Wars III: The Clone Wars

Here are all of the games you can grab with your Xbox Live Gold subscription for September.

Spider-Man PS4’s Game Length and File Size Revealed

Here’s how long it’ll take you to beat the game.

No, You Can’t Play Fallout 76 Offline so Stop Asking Pete Hines

Allowing offline play would require Fallout 76 to be completely re-engineered.

Microsoft Interested in Acquiring More Mid-Tier Studios Like Ninja Theory

With the ultimate goal of bolstering Game Pass’ appeal.

A Nintendo Switch Summer Nindies Showcase is Coming Next Week

It’ll show off “multiple unannounced indie games”.

FIFA 19 Kick Off Mode Trailer Shows Off New Options, Including Long Shots Count Double

Survival, first to three, and iconic cup finals are all on the table.

Battle for Azeroth is the Fastest Selling World of Warcraft Expansion Ever

Shipping 3.4 million units in its first 24 hours.

Monster Hunter World PC Patch 1.01 Now Live, Fixes Connectivity Issues

Several launch bugs have also been addressed.

Portable Rifts are Set to Arrive in Fortnite, Patch V5.30 Coming Thursday

This week’s patch will arrive a little later than usual, and week 7 challenges go live on Friday.

Overwatch Busan Map Now on PTR and New D.Va Animated Short is Live

The new map features three separate locations which teams must fight for control of.

Gabe Newell Makes Half-Life 3 Joke as he Lends His Voice to a New Dota 2 Announcer Pack

The “Gabe Newell Mega-Kills” announcer pack has been released to all Dota 2 Battle Pass owners.

New Fallout 76 Trailer Focuses on Base Building

There’s a Fallout 76 Xbox One X bundle on the way as well.

PUBG Xbox Version 1.0 Arrives September 4

An official PUBG Xbox One controller is also on its way.

FIFA 19’s Campaign Focuses Partly on the United States Women’s National Team

You’ll be able to switch between three characters: Alex, Danny and Kim at any time during the campaign.

There’s a Sharknado VR Game and It Somehow Looks Even Sillier Than You’d Expect

Shoot sharks while looking dumber than a hammerhead.

Shenmue 3 Release Date Confirms We Have One More Year to Wait

A brand-new trailer highlights the progress that's been made with the highly anticipated project.

Ace Combat 7 Will Launch in January For PS4 and PSVR, Xbox and PC Later

Confirmed to be compatible with two new flight sticks.

Life Is Strange 2: Watch 20 Teenage Angst-Filled Minutes of Gameplay

Featuring one heck of a soundtrack.

Here’s 16 Minutes of Assassin’s Creed Odyssey 4K Gameplay

Sailing, Combat, Horseback Riding, and More.

It Wasn't a New Nintendo Direct, But the Switch Indie Highlights Video Showcased Loads of Games

Nintendo Direct teased at end of video presentation

Monster Hunter: World Hits 10 Million Copies Shipped Worldwide

Cumulative sales for the monster-slaying series now total over 50 million units sold.

Former DICE CEO Patrick Söderlund is Leaving EA

He will move on from his position as Chief Design Officer over the next three months.

Early Death's Gambit Reviews on Steam Are Looking Pretty Good

The 2D RPG Platformer is going down a treat with Steam users.

Nintendo Switch VR Feature Triggered by Dataminer

After last year’s discovery of VR code in a Nintendo switch update, one user has managed to turn the feature on.

Monster Hunter World is the Biggest New Game Launch on Steam This Year

It’s also takes the top spot for the biggest launch of any Japanese game on Steam, ever.

This Week’s PUBG Event Mode is a Grenades-Only Deathmatch Called “Dodgebomb”

Oh, there will also be frying pans of course.

Real Madrid Has Signed FIFA 19’s Alex Hunter, and Fans Aren’t Happy

A bit of marketing between Real Madrid and EA's FIFA 19 has brought out the worst in the club's fans.

Hello Games Moves Onto Major No Man’s Sky Gameplay Fixes With Experimental PC Update

No Man’s Sky Developer Moves Onto Major Gameplay Fixes With Experimental PC Update

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Character Reveal Rumor Spreads as Nintendo Direct Approaches

Castlevania Star Simon Belmont has supposedly been outed by a new music update.

H1Z1 PS4 Servers Taken Down in Preparation for Full Launch

The battle royale shooter is set to launch out of open beta later today.

PvP Battles Could be Coming to Pokemon GO This Year

According to comments made in a recent interview by Niantic.

Crackdown 3 Developer Sumo Digital Doesn’t Want a Repeat of Crackdown 2

The UK studio has slightly pulled back the curtain on the development of Crackdown 3.

This Week’s PUBG Event Mode is Sanhok Forty-Fivers

Tommy Guns, Win94s, R45s and throwables only.

Battlefield 1 Summer Update Patch Notes, Adds Xbox One X 4K Support

As well as a ton of re-balancing and bug fixes.

Play as a Toy Soldier in the New Call of Duty WW2 "Sandbox" Map, but Only on PS4 for Now

The new Sandbox map kicks off the Days of Summer Community Event. Xbox One and PC players can't play with sand castles just yet.

Sony Has Shipped 82 Million PS4s, on Track to Surpass Lifetime PS3 Sales by the End of the Year

A newly released financial report shows strong gaming sales for Sony this year.

Explosive New Footage Released for Call of Duty Black Ops 4 Battle Royale Mode, Blackout

The eagerly anticipated Blackout mode is shown at the end of a new Black Ops 4 multiplayer beta trailer.

No Man’s Sky Patch 1.52.1 Rolls Out For PC Players

The new patch fixes a number of issues that have cropped up since the addition of the No Man’s Sky NEXT update.

This Demon's Souls Lookalike Was Made in Dreams on PS4 in One Hour

"I dub thee Dreamon's Souls."

Epic Games is Now Worth $8 Billion Thanks to Fortnite’s Continued Success

Fortnite is expected to bring in $2 Billion this year

Valve Launches New Discord-Like Steam Chat Update

Users can now group chat and join friends with ease, as part of the major UI redesign.

Nintendo and Mattel Team Up For Mario Kart Hot Wheels Toys

The new toys debuted at this year’s SDCC, but there's quite a wait ahead of you before you can buy them.

PUBG's Popular Metal Rain Event Mode Returns, Focuses on Flare Guns and Armored Vehicles

PUBG continues to experiment with limited time event modes.

GTA Online Nightlife Expansion “After Hours” Launches Next Week, Brings Back Gay Tony

“I don’t think you can say Gay Tony anymore, the internet will go crazy.”

Souls-Like Battle Royale Game Egress Gets Closed Beta Release Date

Winner winner Estus dinner. Probably tastes like Huel.

You Can Now Sign-Up for the PS4 System Update 6.00 Beta

Be the first to test out the newest PS4 features, whatever they might be.

Microsoft Set to Announce “All-New Xbox Hardware” at Gamescom Next Month [Update: No New Hardware, Sorry]

A new blog post outlines every Xbox event set to take place during Gamescom in August.

New Call of Duty Black Ops 4 Trailer Highlights “Voyage of Despair” and “IX” Missions

Zombie tigers, a magic staff, and underwater combat all feature.

Fear the Wolves Early Access Delayed Based on Closed Beta Player Feedback

The Stalker-inspired FPS battle royale game was set to launch today.

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