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Half-Life is Breaking Its Record for Concurrent Players on Steam More Than 20 Years After Release

Valve's 1998 classic is enjoying a temporary popularity boost.

Disco Elysium's Latest Update Has a Brand New Feature: Getting Screwed by Big Pharma

USG's 2019 Game of the Year also just got ultra-widescreen support.

Apex Legends' Newest Character is a Cyborg MMA Fighter

Season four will kick off with this guy on Apex's one-year anniversary.

Over 10 Million Farmers Have Buried Their Hoes in Stardew Valley

Turns out there's massive appeal in petting cows without having to muck out stables.

Real-Life Jewel Thief Breaks Down Inaccuracies of GTA 5's Jewelry Heist Mission

Larry Lawton's not too impressed with Lester Crest.

Suspended Hearthstone Pro Blitzchung Doesn't Regret His Protest: "It's a Must-Do Thing"

Blitzchung reflects on the last few months, as he prepares to return to competition.

Bloober Team Teases a Follow-Up to Cyberpunk Horror Game Observer

The call connection is shoddy, but the hint comes through quite clearly.

Overwatch's Jeff Kaplan Explains Why Hero Bans Are Not a "Silver Bullet"

"We agree on the problems. That's the important thing."

Kojima Productions is Planning to Work on Multiple Projects, Including One "Big" Game

Yoji Shinkawa seems interested in manga, too.

Nioh 2 Will Get Three DLC Expansions After Launch

A brand new story trailer is here.

The Next Kingdom Hearts Game is a Mobile Spin-off, Launching in Spring

And there's a 'Guess the Name' contest to kick things off.

Housemarque's Stormdivers Has Been "Put on Hold"

All hands on deck for Housemarque's "largest project" to date.

Untitled Goose Game Has a Real Shot at Getting an Official Lego Set

House House supports the idea, and you can too.

Kingdom Hearts 3 Gets an Update That Tweaks the Ending, Right Before First Major DLC

Plus, two beloved Keyblades and some new abilities are yours to master.

Square Enix Says Two New Teams are Working on Kingdom Hearts Projects

Plus, we'll get a new announcement from the Union χ team tomorrow.

Valve Is "Confident" That Half-Life: Alyx Will Launch in March as Intended

In a Reddit AMA, Valve's giving away new details on the highly anticipated VR exclusive.

The Witcher is Getting an Anime Film From the Studio Behind Legend of Korra

The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf will tide you over until Season 2.

Rowlett is the Best Pokemon Starter, as Decided by a Real Owl

Whooo's the best starter Pokemon ever?

Halo Co-Creator Doesn't Want to Repeat Series' "Extended" Crunch At His New Studio

Lehto wants V1 Interactive to avoid the "human toll" of lengthy crunch.

Ninja Theory Teases New Game About "Mental Terror," Project: Mara

Ninja Theory is diving deeper into mental health issues and games.

California State Agencies Say Riot Games Could Owe Up to 40 Times More in Settlement

The state is trying to intervene to get more for the women of Riot.

Mortal Kombat Kollection Seemingly Resurrected According to Official PEGI Site

The European ratings board may have spilled the beans on an MK remaster.

PUBG Dev Says Its Destructive New Black Zones Could Come to Older Maps

"It all depends on the community."

The Apex Legends Community Debate What the UFO Could Contain

Images that precede legendary events.

Doom Eternal Will Launch "A Bit Later" on Nintendo Switch

Panic Button is still beavering away on the port.

76 Million Households Watched Netflix's The Witcher for At Least Two Minutes

More than 76 million households have watched the new show starring Henry Cavill. Or at least some of it.

Captain Tsubasa Giving FIFA Much-Needed Competition With Super-Powered Shonen Soccer

The original soccer anime is bringing arcade action to the West.

Microsoft's xCloud Streaming Service Expands With Destiny 2, Halo: The Master Chief Collection, and More

Microsoft takes a shot at Google Stadia with the addition of Destiny 2.

Report: Ubisoft is Changing Its Approach to Storytelling in Wake of Disappointing 2019

The publisher hunts for more differentiation in its games.

Shenmue 3 is Finally Letting You Skip (Almost) Every Single Conversation

No more waiting on someone's initial dialogue.

Apple TV's Upcoming Mythic Quest Will Show Crunch "in a Very Real and Big Way"

Mythic Quest might be a workplace comedy, but it'll still touch upon the realities of game development.

You Can Play All of Clem's Journey Through The Walking Dead on Switch Today [Update]

The delisted games will also be returning to Steam this week.

Gundam: Extreme Vs. Maxi Boost On Bringing Multiplayer Action, Extremely Long Title to the U.S.

An import favorite is once again making its way to the U.S.

You Won't Have to Complete Corridors of Time to Get Destiny 2's Bastion Exotic

Bungie removes one step of the grind.

Dying Light 2 Delayed Out of Spring 2020

The latest game to be delayed out of early 2020.

Disintegration's Technical Beta Launches Next Week

The two betas: Technical, and Open.

After Nearly a Week, Destiny 2's Corridors of Time Puzzle Has Been Solved

One final route through the maze has surfaced.

Monster Hunter: World's Motion Capture is Weirdly Amazing

Ever wondered how the Rajang was animated?

Where is Our Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot Review?

We're still training ourselves to prepare for the digital Tenkaichi Budokai.

Dragon Ball FighterZ Still Needs More Goku, Apparently

Smash has too many Fire Emblem characters you say? Well…

Apex Legends Player "Hijacks" Portland Airport TV to Squeeze in a Vital Match

We see this player's dedication, and we want to talk.

Trails of Cold Steel 3 Will Bring Rean and the Gang Back to the PC Soon

NIS America's bringing Falcom's RPG sequel to yet another platform.

HTC Vive Exec Seems to Suggest Left 4 Dead 3 is Happening, Valve Pushes Back Hard

"We are absolutely not working on anything L4D related now," says Valve.

Iron Man VR Delayed to May, Taking the Avengers' Old Release Date

Well, at least one Marvel game will come out that month.

Kingpin: Reloaded Bringing the 1999 FPS to Modern Systems, Profanities Intact

Time to see if the cuss-filled crime story holds up.

Official Charmander ASMR Video is Guaranteed to Get Your Scalp Tingling

I'm as happy as a Charmander snoozing by a campfire.

Destiny 2's Absurdly Powerful Bow Got Nerfed, But Now it's Broken in Another Way

C'mon Guardian, stop playing around in that foliage.

Everyone Loves Yuri, Fire Emblem: Three Houses' New Sewer Boy

The prettiest Ninja Turtle.

There's a Comic For Sekiro's Hanbei the Undying

The Undying Warrior gets his time in the spotlight.

Yes, Cyberpunk 2077 Devs Will Crunch in the Five-Month Delay

"We try to limit crunch as much as possible, but it is the final stage."

Dragon Quest Builders 2 Producer: "We're Working on a Game Different From Builders"

Could Square Enix be working on a new Dragon Quest spin-off?

Crypto's Drone has Another Exploit in Apex Legends

"Coming at you, brothers!"

NPD: Call of Duty and Rockstar Dominate the Top 10 Best-Selling Games of the Decade

Ten of the top 15 games were Call of Duty.

The Elder Scrolls Online Ventures Into Skyrim With Greymoor Expansion This May

Help the Nord tackle their vampire problem in Greymoor.

Cyberpunk 2077 Studio Says Multiplayer Appears Unlikely Until After 2021

The delay seems to have pushed back multiplayer development as well.

Stadia Promises a Handful of Timed Exclusives and Over 100 Other Games for 2020

Google expects "more than ten" timed exclusives over the next six months.

Long-Lost N64 Accessory Prototype Comes With Accusations of Theft by Sega

A resurfaced prototype for an N64 controller screen looks pretty familiar.

Report: Horizon Zero Dawn May Leave PS4 Exclusivity Behind for PC

Sony has yet to comment on the matter.

The New GamesIndustry.biz Academy Has Guides on Making, Selling, and Writing About Games

Want to work in games? The Academy can help.

Cyberpunk 2077 Delayed to September: "There's Still Work to Be Done"

CD Projekt Red wants this game to be its "crowning achievement for this generation."

World of Horror, a One-Bit Love Letter to Junji Ito, Enters Early Access Next Month

This is it, this roguelike, it was made for me!

Dragon Quest: Your Story Is Coming to Netflix—Along With All Its Controversies

Dragon Quest fans are happy this movie's coming West, sort of.

Metro Redux Brings the First Two Games to Switch Next Month

Artyom's braved the wastes to find a new home on a Nintendo system.

Mortal Kombat 11's Joker Feigns Friendship in New Gameplay Video

Batman's greatest enemy leans into R-rated action again.

Fire Emblem: Three Houses Adds a Secret Fourth House in New DLC

Byleth dives deep into the Abyss for more students to teach.

New Star Wars Fan Game Hopes to Be a Better Fighter Than Masters of Teras Kasi

Force Combat asks, "What if Netherrealm made a Star Wars game?"

Devil May Cry 3 on Switch Introduces Style Switching

Switch on the Switch.

Byleth is the Next Fighter Joining Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

And there are even more Smash DLC fighters on the way.

Watch the New Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Presentation Here

Mr. Sakurai with another history lesson.

As Destiny 2 Puzzle Stretches Into Second Day, Bungie Advises It's "a Marathon, Not a Sprint"

At least one streamer's been on the case for 24 hours.

Shenmue 3's First DLC Will Let You Play As Someone Other Than Ryo

Some new playable characters enter the fray.

PUBG Season 6: You See That House? You Can Blow It Up

It's not quite full building destruction yet, but PUBG is taking a step in that direction.

From the USG Notebook: A Farewell to the E3 Corridor of Console Rivalry

One of E3's most infamous sights seems like it might never return.

Wolfenstein: Youngblood's New Ray Tracing Update Shows Off Some Next-Gen Tricks

Digital Foundry goes deep on id Tech 6's RTX features.

The First Episode of Pokemon: Twilight Wings Is a Wee Bit Emotional

It's quite a departure from the regular Pokemon anime.

Fortnite Is Introducing Skins Based on Streaming Celebs, Starting With Ninja

The man got a Halloween costume first, so this sort of feels appropriate.

The Doom Eternal Community is Torn Over Doomguy's New Face

He's part hammerhead shark.

Apex Legends' Gibraltar Has a Wholesome New Revival Animation

All praise the big lad.

Slay the Spire's Fourth Character Arrives in a Huge Update

The Watcher makes her debut.

Fortnite Introduces Weapon "Sidegrading" at Upgrade Stations

Turn your assault rifle into a heavy assault rifle.

Destiny 2 Players Are Staring at an Obelisk to Unravel a New Puzzle

Don't get lost in the Corridors of Time, Guardian.

A Decade Ago, Microsoft Had to Remind Kinect Testers to Keep Their Clothes on

In a new Polygon feature, some key Kinect architects reflect on the doomed peripheral.

Phil Spencer Responds to PlayStation Skipping E3 2020

Without PlayStation at the show, Microsoft will have the next-gen stage to itself.

Cook, Serve, Delicious 3 Will Serve Up a Restaurant Sim With a Hint of Fallout as it Enters Early Access

Time to sharpen your knives and warm up those fryers.

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