From thirsty gods to avaricious raccoons, these were our favorite games in 2020.
From humble beginnings came a tale of peanuts, necromancy, hellfire, and community.
It takes the few good impulses of Disney's TV expansion and combines them with the best kind of Star Wars worldbuilding there is.
Nearly five years on, Eric "ConcernedApe" Barone just pushed what he says is Stardew's "biggest update yet."
There's a lot—good, bad, and everything in between—to look back on this year. I don't know about you, but I'm mostly feeling tired.
Living life one development milestone at a time.
Hades, Final Fantasy 7 Remake, and Among Us did get some well-earned love too.
Pretend to be in a plane while listening to a podcast on recreating the experience you're pretending to have…
The researchers say the work could be "useful for almost all aspects of gaming and visual technologies."
Try and spot Santa's sleigh in the skies.
Checking in on Sakuna: Of Rice and Ruin, WoW: Shadowlands, and even more Fall 2020 releases.
Hades is a great choice, Doom Eternal... less so.
This photography sim dives deep into modern struggles.
Sorry, Nintendo, but Mitzi won't ever be taking down her Bernie 2020 yard sign.
Supergiant and Naughty Dog have racked up the nods at this year's Keighley-tastic show.
Looks like Titan and Vanguard are getting more support from EA after all.
Pokemon Go on and on and on.
Hugues Ricour, once the boss at Ubisoft Singapore, will remain employed in a different position after a leadership audit.
Move your island! Expand your home inventory! Go completely bald for the holidays!
They may not all have their own next-gen version, but they'll still get a boost on next-gen.
The Switch is still pretty popular.
A "human error" caused some Star Wars speculation to kick up.
Better visuals, higher resolutions, and bigger multiplayer sessions are coming at launch.
Sixteen years later, Rebellion is focusing on getting Evil Genius right.
Legume deicide is hard work, you know.
It's basically always Halloween in the Nullwhere.
The cultural event of Blaseball only continues to escalate.
Animal Crossing: New Horizons' new pumpking growing doesn't go full farming sim, thankfully.
Developer Hosni Auji tells us about the sim for the frequent flier set.
You, too, can spend your points on a Tom Nook tote.
The AI seems particularly unruly.
On launch day for Series X and Series S, Ultimate is getting a boatload of EA titles.
Flash is going, and taking FarmVille with it.
Pumpkins, vampire-pale skin, and everyone's favorite Halloween czar are on the way.
See the sights, only better now.
Geoff Keighley's big year-end show will be broadcast from LA, London, and Tokyo.
Hello Games has found a way to expand its universe without, y'know, starting it over.
See the world in even more ways.
Gather up some Goodfellas, it's time for crime.
EA Motive's dogfighting sim is being shown a bit of storytelling love from the Star Wars hive.
"Nor will it take 10 to 20 years to deliver."
Madden 21's dollar sales are up double-digits on its predecessor.
Everyone gets to build the X-Wing cockpit of their dreams now.
Set sail with some new canine companions.
Digital sales are trending upwards, however.
Visual playoff brackets and more are on the way.
It's the biggest PC Game Pass launch yet.
Who's hoping to make their island into Delfino Plaza?
A true graphical achievement highlights the best games of August 2020.
The Long Shadow stars Michael K. Williams and Djimon Hounsou.
A chill time with some chill dogs.
The Ooblets family is about to get bigger.
How Singapore's government is worryingly turning its sights to free expression in video games.
A surreal sports sim rose from the ashes of sports. Now we can't get enough.
Here are all the new fish and bugs that have been added for August. This guide includes additions for both southern and northern hemispheres.
You'll need Bells to pay for all manner of things while building up your island in Animal Crossing New Horizons.
We show you where Spade Gulch is so that you can head to the Complete the Marker quest objective in Grounded.
More pattern picking, less code entry.
From an ever-reliable dataminer, at that.
Thanks to a post-launch update you can now back up your island save data in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's how to back up your save and then restore it if you need to do so.
The cinematic story mode for Star Citizen is still incognito and fans aren't happy about it.
There's always backward compatibility, pilot.
One of New Leaf's best features is coming to islands this week.
GSC Game World also has more to share on console exclusivity, modding, and Game Pass.
We go hands-on with Star Wars: Squadrons and find a revival that's unpolished but promising.
Do you want the BFF-1 bulk freighter? You've got the BFF-1 bulk freighter.
Stuff your face with Overcooked.
Explore lost freighters for a quick score or a quick death.
It's a different version of a pirate's life for me.
It'll cost you a bit to land a Dreamliner.
Don't put money down on a joystick and throttle for PS4 or Xbox One just yet.
The latest game from George Batchelor offers a warm, daily mental health check-up.
The Sims Spark'd will be quite different from other game TV shows we've heard about recently, and it's premiering soon.
I hope it goes to fish Narnia.
Pearls are a rare crafting material introduced as part of Animal Crossing New Horizons first Summer update. Here's how to get Pearls.
There are 40 deep sea creatures to catch in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's all of the info you'll need to catch them all.
We detail all of the Mermaid Recipes you can get in Animal Crossing New Horizons.
The deep-sea diving otter called Pascal has been added to Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's where to find them.
A free-to-play mascot for a free game? It's appropriate!
Only a few select mateys will be invited to the alpha, however.
Publisher vows to do something with its exclusive rights to one of the biggest pop culture franchises.
EA Motive's Ian Frazier weighs in on customization, balancing lore with gameplay, and post-launch support.
We got a glimpse of EA's future today, from EA Originals to next-gen.
EA is making what may be Skate 4, but it's at a "really early" stage.
The new trailer gives off big X-Wing vs. Tie Fighter: Balance of Power vibes.
Please don't screw this up, EA.
Here's an idea of what to look forward to from EA this year.
The Siege of Sarajevo will come to life for students in Poland.
Pokemon Snap is just some dumb simulator where you take pictures of Pokemon, right? What's the big deal?
The Pokemon wildlife photographer sim finally returns.
So, add $40 to the cost of a new PC, a VR headset, and a high-end controller…
Bossa's building this sequel with co-op, puzzles, and user-created content in mind.
Now we know that Evil Genius 2 will play... just like Evil Genius.
It appears there's some space combat on the way.
From The Last of Us to Mega Man 2, these are our favorite title screens in video games.
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