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Roller Champions Tips - How to Win at Roller Champions

Roller Champions is a 3v3 competitive roller skating game. Here’s how to win.

All the Other Nintendo Switch Games Coming Out, From Spyro to Alien: Isolation

Nintendo had a lot of games to announce, so much that they had to do it in a sizzle reel.

Elder Scrolls Blades Nintendo Switch Release Date: Cross-Save, Gameplay - Everything we Know

Here's everything you need to know about The Elder Scrolls Blades, including a potential release date, early access beta sign ups, gameplay, platforms, and more.

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Roller Champions Tips - How to Win at Roller Champions

Roller Champions is a 3v3 competitive roller skating game. Here’s how to win.

All the Other Nintendo Switch Games Coming Out, From Spyro to Alien: Isolation

Nintendo had a lot of games to announce, so much that they had to do it in a sizzle reel.

Elder Scrolls Blades Nintendo Switch Release Date: Cross-Save, Gameplay - Everything we Know

Here's everything you need to know about The Elder Scrolls Blades, including a potential release date, early access beta sign ups, gameplay, platforms, and more.

Pokemon Rumble Rush Tips - Controls, Auto-Attack, Is it Just Gen 1?

Pokemon Rumble Rush is a brand new Pokemon game for iOS and Android. Here’s what you need to know.

Pokemon Rumble Rush Catch Bonus - How to Get a Catch Bonus

Much like in other Pokemon games, there are Catch Bonuses in Pokemon Rumble Rush. Here’s how to get them.

Pokemon Rumble Rush Shiny Pokemon - What Are the Sparkling Pokemon?

Let’s take a look at what the Shiny Pokemon are in Pokemon Rumble Rush.

Pokemon Quest Guide - Beginner’s Tips, Pokemon Quest Pokemon List, How to Beat Mewtwo

Evolving Pokemon in Pokemon Quest, cooking recipes, best Pokemon in Pokemon Quest, and more.

Pokemon GO Raid Tips and Tricks - Legendary Pokemon Raid Bosses, Cresselia Counters

Pokemon GO Raid Bosses are a tough bunch, so bring a friend or two, and know who you're facing. Use our guide and you'll be beating them in no time!

Pokemon Masters Release Date - Gym Leaders, Battles

There’s a brand new Pokemon game coming to mobile devices this year. Here’s what you need to know about Pokemon Masters.

Dauntless Feels Like Fortnite To Monster Hunter World's PUBG

Dauntless recalls other recent games, but that might not stand in the way of success.

From Candy Crush to Hearthstone: How the Loot Box Bill Could Affect Some of the Industry's Biggest Games

The bill defines microtransactions and loot boxes, but questions remain.

Pokemon Go June 2019 Community Day - Slakoth, Date, Exclusive Move, Bonuses

Here’s what you’ll begetting up to for the Pokemon Go June Community Day.

Horse Haven World Adventures Diamonds - How to Earn More Diamonds

Diamonds allow you to get ahead in Horse Haven World Adventures. Here’s how to get them.

Horse Haven World Adventures Coins - How to Earn More Coins

Coins are the main form of currency in Horse Haven World Adventures. Here’s how to earn more Coins.

New Marvel Online Games Deal is First Step in Broader Partnership With Chinese Mobile Developer NetEase

NetEase is becoming Marvel's de facto partner in China.

Pokemon Go Eevee - Evolving Eevee into Glaceon and Leafeon

Evolving Eevee in Pokemon Go. How to evolve your Pokemon GO Eevee into one of its five forms: Vaporeon, Flareon, Jolteon, Espeon, or Umbreon in 2019.

Minecraft Earth Will Have Monetization to "Customize and Enhance the Player Experience," but No Loot Boxes

The developers are trying to avoid "pain points" for incoming builders.

Assassin's Creed on iOS? Some of Ubisoft Biggest Franchise are Coming to Mobile Soon

Ubisoft is making a big play in Asia, and mobile is the key.

Pokemon Go Detective Pikachu - How to Catch Detective Pikachu, Research Tasks, Avatar Items

Great news Pokemon fans, there’s a brand new movie out, and to celebrate Niantic is running a special Detective Pikachu event. Here’s all of the details.

Nintendo Switch Online Could Get More Exclusive Games Like Tetris 99 In the Future

Nintendo Switch Online is growing, and so is the need for better content.

Loot Boxes and Pay-to-Win Microtransactions Could be Banned Under Law Introduced in U.S. Senate

A new bill could ban the sale of loot boxes to minors.

Pokemon GO Shiny Pokemon - List of Shiny Pokemon, How to Catch Shiny Pokemon

Want a shiny Pokemon, but aren’t sure where to start? We'll help you out!

How To Catch Ditto in Pokemon Go in 2019

Here's how to catch Ditto, the tricky mimic Pokemon, in Pokemon Go . This is the complete guide to Ditto in Pokemon Go.

The Elder Scrolls Blades Chests - How to Get Free Chests, Gold Chests

Here’s everything you need to know about Chests in The Elder Scrolls Blades.

The Elder Scrolls Blades Tips - What to Do First, Can Your Phone Run it?

Blades squeezes the Bethesda RPG experience you know and love into a bite size package. Here’s everything you need to know about The Elder Scrolls Blades.

Hearthstone Rise of Shadows Cards, Decks, Factions, Single-Player - Hearthstone Expansion Guide

All the details on the Hearthstone Rise of Shadows expansion, out now for Blizzard's card battling game.

The Fortnite x Avengers Endgame Event Will Include the Stormbreaker

But no Peter Dinklage in space.

Harry Potter Wizards Unite Everything We Know

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite is an upcoming augmented reality game from Niantic, the developers of Pokemon GO. Is this Harry Potter Go?

Fortnite is Getting an Apex Legends-Style Revive Mechanic

Reboot your fallen teammates in Fortnite.

Apex Legends Review

With the Battle Pass in full force, we figured it's time to finally review the biggest smash of the year.

Cyberpunk 2077 Could Be Cross-Gen, CD Projekt CEO Says

Cyberpunk is all about the future after all.

Call of Duty: Mobile Teases Battle Royale Mode, and You Can Pre-Register Now

A beta is coming before the game launches as a F2P title on iOS and Android devices.

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.'

News of Octopath Traveler Mobile Reminds Me Why I'll Never Get Used to Free-to-Play RPGs

Free-to-play mechanics mesh fine with some genres. RPGs aren't one of them.

Pokemon Go Legendary Lunch Hour - Start Date and Time, Increased Raids

Niantic is trying out a new kind of event for Pokemon Go. It’s called the Legendary Lunch Hour, here’s what you need to know.

Pokemon Go Dialga Raid - Counters, Shiny, Special Raid Event

Pokemon Go has a bunch of awesome legendaries to battle and catch at the moment. Here’s what you need to know about Dialga raids.

Pokemon Go Rayquaza Raid - Counters, Shiny, Special Raid

There’s a brand new special raid to take on in Pokemon Go. Here’s everything you need to know about Rayquaza.

Nintendo Doesn't Want to Look Greedy Over Mobile Game Microtransactions

Nintendo is doing its best to prevent its mobile partners from taking more of your money.

Starting Screen | Games Have Never "Just Worked," but They Were Better Than This

There's no reason major titles should be bricking consoles.

How to Get Smeargle in Pokemon Go

The elusive painter pokemon has been added into Pokemon Go. Here’s how to get it.

Pokemon Go is Introducing Team Changes, But There's a Steep Price for Betrayal

You can turn your back on your old Pokemon Go team, if you dare.

New Apex Legends Patch Fixes Multiple Crash Bugs on PS4 and Xbox One

But no sign of that rumored Survival mode.

Pokemon Go Valentine's Day Celebration - Date and Time, Double Candy, Six-Hour Lures

It’s the season of love, and Niantic is painting the town pink with a Pokemon Go Valentine's Day Celebration. Here’s what you need to know.

PS4 Cross-Play Favoritism Like Berlin Wall, Smite Developer Says

Some developers say they're isolated from cross-platform play.

Fortnite Expedition Outpost Locations - Visit All Expedition Outposts in Week 10

Looking to tick off the Expedition Outpost weekly challenge for Week 10? Well, look no further, as you’ll find all of the Fortnite Expedition Outpost Locations below.

Starting Screen | EA's Bad Reputation Hangs Over Apex Legends' Surprise Launch

Apex Legends has to do its best to outrun the perception of Electronic Arts.

Gotta Catalog 'Em All: New Pokemon App Lets You Scan in Your Pokemon Cards

Any hope your Pokemon cards once had of staging an escape and running away from you is about to be thwarted.

Ring of Elysium Uses Instagram Model's Likeness Without Her Permission

The character Lynn appears to bear a striking resemblance to a real-life model.

Unturned Cheats - Item IDs for Weapons, Animals, How Do You Enable Cheats?

Unturned is much more fun with cheats turned on. Here’s our Unturned Item IDs List and info on how to use cheats.

The Best Mobile Games for iOS and Android

From smartphones to tablets, these are the best games you can get on your iOS and Android devices.

Facebook Referred to Kids as Young as Five as "Whales" for Its Monetized Games

Facebook wouldn't refund large purchases made by underage gamers.

Fortnite Week 7 Challenges - How to Complete All Season 7, Week 7 Battle Pass Challenges

Here's our guide on completing all the Fortnite Week 7 Challenges, as part of the ongoing Battle Royale Season 7.

Pokemon Go Hoenn Celebration - Shiny Zigzagoon, Team Aqua, Kyogre

There's a new event running in Pokemon Go, one which celebrates all things Hoenn. Here's what you need to know.

Pokemon Go Feebas Research Tasks, Event Start Time, Date, Shiny Feebas

There’s a brand new type of research for Pokemon Go trainers to complete. The first run of limited research centers around fish pokemon Feebas. Here’s everything you need to know.

Warframe's Journey From Just Another F2P Shooter to One of the Best Games of the Generation

Warframe is five years old, with a new expansion and Switch port under its belt this month. We look back on how it got to this point.

Shigeru Miyamoto Has a Warning for the Games Industry

The Willy Wonka of video games gets serious.

Quake Champions is Going Free-to-Play Permanently

Pick up Quake Champions for free right now.

Warframe is Coming to Nintendo Switch

Panic Button picks up another Switch port as Warframe teases futures expansions and updates.

Inventory Management Sucks, so H1Z1 Is Doing Away With It for Its PS4 Release

From Battlefield inspirations to dazzling a new audience, we learned what went behind the massively retuned PS4 port of H1Z1.

Paragon is Shutting Down in April, Epic Will Issue Full Refunds

"We have failed you... and we're sorry."

When Games Like Marvel Heroes Shut Down, There Are Hardly Any Happy Endings

There's not a lot of closure when free-to-play games go away.

"It's Awkward Right Now:" What Some in the Games Industry Think of the Rise of the Loot Box in 2017

2017 was the year we opened Pandora's loot box. Here's what some in the games industry are thinking.

Master x Master Review: Jingtai Of All Trades, Master of None

NCSoft enters the MOBA fray with a game that has a bit of something for everyone.

Final Fantasy XV's New Mobile Game Sure Is a Free-To-Play Mobile Game

Noctis is far less grumpy than usual.

Rocket League Going Free-To-Play In China Via Tencent

The esports phenomenon is spreading to a new audience.

Quake Champions Closed Beta Begins on April 6

If you're looking to get in on the ground floor of the next Quake, the time is now.

Romero's Aftermath: A Zombie Survival Game for the Rest of Us?

Free Reign Entertainment's spiritual successor to The War Z pulls away from realism for a much more accessible take on zombie survival.

Forgotten Cousins: Free-to-Play Games and Arcade Games

Why do we get boiling mad over free-to-play games when their methods of monetization are similar to arcade games of old?

Sony Online Entertainment's President on the Future of Free-to-Play PS4 Games

We sit down with Sony Online Entertainment president John Smedley to recap SOE's first year on the PlayStation 4 and what lies ahead.

Farewell to Ultima

Eurogamer's Rich Stanton checks out the new, free-to-play installment of the classic series and... well, see for yourself.