There are so many potion games brewing right now

There are several games you can play this autumn that are all named “potion”-something. They’re all about cauldrons and brewing magic elixirs to some extent, but they’re all slightly different simulation subgenres, too. There’s medieval witchery and modern witch entrepreneurship and even large-scale potion pipelines. I’ve been following a couple of these for years and … Read more

Best Modern Warfare 2 beta controller settings

For those looking to optimize their settings in the Modern Warfare 2 beta, here are the best controller settings to use. In addition to using the meta weapons and Perks, having the best settings possible can really go a long way in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2. While the beta doesn’t allow players to … Read more

Airoheart Review (Switch) | Nintendo Life

Captured on Nintendo Switch (Docked) It’s said that imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, and if that is indeed the case, then Airoheart is one of the most sycophantic releases on the Switch today. There’s certainly no shortage of ‘Zelda-likes’ available on the console, but this is a game that stretches the term “inspired … Read more

Return to Monkey Island Review (Switch eShop)

In 1990, Ron Gilbert created the seminal point-and-click adventure The Secret of Monkey Island. It grabbed hearts and hasn’t let go for 32 years. In 1991, he concluded Monkey Island 2: LeChuck’s Revenge on a bombshell cliffhanger. In 1992, he left Lucasarts, and the secret third part of his trilogy went down in legend like … Read more

Answering The Internet’s Most Asked Questions

This represents my relationship with the internet.Image: Blizzard I’m not necessarily looking forward to it Overwatch 2Activision Blizzard’s follow-up and replacement to its team-based 2016 shooter. PC Gamer reported this week that the series’ lead hero designers, Geoff Goodman, who had helped shape the series from its incubation period six years ago, recently left Blizzard. … Read more

Will the Rockstar Hack Delay Grand Theft Auto 6?

Photo: Luca Lorenzelli (Shutterstock) Rockstar Games got hacked earlier this week, in what some are calling the biggest hack of its kind in recent memory. The game publisher, which is known for popular franchises like Red Dead and Grand Theft Auto, said that he was “extremely disappointed” that the “illegal” hacking episode had taken place. … Read more

How to Play the Halo Games in Chronological Order

Xbox’s flagship shooter is an intergalactic sci-fi saga with narrative foundations that date back billions of years. Despite that far-reaching history, the actual Halo games largely take place within a single decade during the tail end and aftermath of the Human-Covenant War. The mainline Halo games present a sequential storyline, although several spinoffs complicate the … Read more