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Lego cars drive around a green open world in Lego 2K Drive.

Lego 2K Drive review: an imaginative kart racer with one big catch

Lego 2K Drive puts an inventive spin on both Forza Horizon and Mario Kart, but its microtransactions should raise red flags for parents.
Link stands in front of a shrine in The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom.

Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom’s shrines are even better than Breath of the Wild’s

Breath of the Wild's shrines function like pop quizzes, Tears of the Kingdom's act more as a learner's permit test.
Zelda with the Master Sword in Tears of the Kingdom.

With Tears of the Kingdom, Zelda gets the spotlight she’s always deserved

The voice behind Princess Zelda breaks down what makes the iconic princess so legendary in The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom.
A Korok walks in The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom.

Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom players are terrorizing its cutest characters

The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom has inspired creativity in players. And that's unfortunate news for Hyrule's Korok population.
A hand picks up an 8BitDo Ultimate controller.

Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom’s controls are easier with these Switch controllers

If you're struggling with The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom's controls, you may want to invest in a new controller.
Link looks at Hyrule Castle in The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom.

Here’s what Breath of the Wild’s iconic locations look like in Tears of the Kingdom

Just how similar is Hyrule in The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom? Take a look at some side-by-side comparisons with Breath of the Wild.
Link stands in front of a large stone structure in The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom.

Does Tears of the Kingdom have traditional Zelda dungeons?

Yes, The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom does have dungeons, but they might not be the traditional format you're expecting.
A tower stands against a skyline in The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom.

Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom: how to open the Sahasra Slope Skyview Tower

Most towers in The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom are easy to open. The Sahasra Slope Skyview Tower is a little trickier though.
A Like Like appears in The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom.

Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom’s Like Likes are absolutely horrifying

Like Likes return in The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom, and they're absolutely horrifying.
Link holds a Purah Pad in The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom.

The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom: how long to beat and how many quests

Wondering how long it'll take to vanquish Ganondorf in The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom? Here's what you can expect.
Link flies into the air with a rocket in The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom.

7 essential crafts you need to know before starting Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom

These 7 crafting recipes will make your journey through The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom much easier.
Zonai batteries glow on Link's belt in The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom.

Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom: how to upgrade and increase Zonai battery

Link has a new resource to manage in The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom. Here's how to max out his Zonai battery power quickly.
Link on island in the sky in Tears of the Kingdom.

The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom review: limitless creativity

The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom is a spectacular sequel that places no limits on players' curiosity and creativity.
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The 50 best video games of all time

From Doom to Breath of the Wild, we believe these 50 games represent the best of what video games have to offer.
A woman walks by a large building in Harmony: The Fall of Reverie.

Life is Strange studio’s stylish new game is coming this summer

Harmony: The Fall of Reverie is a stylish visual novel with a much more interactive approach to choice.
The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles fight Leatherface in TMNT: Splintered Fate.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Splintered Fate takes the right lessons from Hades

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Splintered Fate is a co-op roguelike that takes some good lessons from games like Hades.
A car with legs runs on a track in What The Car?

Apple Arcade adds 20 new games today, including 4 originals

Apple Arcade just added 20 games, including a TMNT roguelike and a Disney twist on Words With Friends.
Gaia walks through a dark field full of debris in After Us.

Don’t miss this surreal, postapocalyptic indie coming this month

If you love atmospheric games like Inside, you're going to want to keep an eye out for After Us this month.
A player stands in Metro City's Times Square equivalent in Street Fighter 6 World Tour.

Street Fighter 6 is the single-player fighting experience I’ve always wanted

We played four hours of Street Fighter 6, testing its entire roster and seeing more of its standout World Tour mode.
A Turtle Beach Stealth Pro headset is worn by a man.

Turtle Beach Stealth Pro review: high-end gaming headset brings the noise

Turtle Beach delivers a top-tier gaming headset with its pricey, but impressive Stealth Pro.
Two beasts battle a monster named Undyin in Cassette Beasts.

Cassette Beasts shows the challenges of iterating on Pokémon perfection

Cassette Beasts stands out from other monster-catching games with its unique style, but its battle system will have you hunting for a strategy guide.
Link fights a Construct with a fused weapon in The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom.

I’m already crafting spectacular chaos in The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom

In just 70 minutes with The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom, I brought chaos to Hyrule by crafting some truly ridiculous vehicles.
A Steam Deck, Asus ROG Ally, and Nintendo Switch OLED sit on a table.

After trying the Asus ROG Ally, I’m ready to ditch my Steam Deck

Based on our hands-on time with the Asus ROG Ally, the Steam Deck has its first real competitor. And it'll be a hard one to beat.
Monkeys shake their maracas in Samba de Amigo: Party Central.

Samba de Amigo: Party Central soundtrack includes Carly Rae Jepsen, Miley Cyrus, and more

Samba de Amigo: Party Central is bringing out some heavy hitters for its soundtrack, including pop stars like Carly Rae Jepsen and Miley Cyrus.
A crime scene appears in The Portopia Serial Murder Case.

Square Enix’s free AI game isn’t selling me on the tech’s power

Square Enix released a free tech demo of how AI can be used in games, but the showcase isn't inspiring confidence in players so far.
Raz runs on a colorful stage in Psychonauts 2.

7 excellent game deals you can’t miss during Steam’s Xbox publisher sale

Major Xbox exclusives are currently on sale via Steam, with can't miss deals as low as $5.
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Before Tears of the Kingdom, you need to play Zelda’s most underrated game

You might be planning to revisit Breath of the Wild before Tears of the Kingdom, but don't forget another crucial chapter in Link's story.
A stick figure fishes off a pier in Shadows Over Loathing.

Take a quick break from Octopath Traveler 2 with this absurd Switch RPG

Shadows Over Loathing got a surprise Nintendo Switch port this week, just in time to butt into my long Octopath Traveler 2 playthrough.
A character grinds through a fiery pipe in Teslagrad 2.

Teslagrad 2 review: magnetic sequel trades puzzles for Sonic speed

Ten years after its predecessor, Teslagrad 2 delivers a much faster-paced puzzle platformer that plays like an electrified spin on Sonic.
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KarmaZoo turns Super Mario Bros. into a chaotic 10-player 2D platformer

Imagine Super Mario Bros. but with 10 players platforming together at once. That's the idea behind co-op oddity KarmaZoo.
Aloy flies past the Hollywood sign in Horizon Forbidden West: Burning Shores.

Horizon Forbidden West: Burning Shores review: Aloy gets a Hollywood ending

Horizon Forbidden West: Burning Shores doesn't make the most of its LA setting, but the DLC is still an important chapter in Aloy's journey.
A masked man with a gun stands in front of a hotel in OTXO.

This stylish shooter is the perfect John Wick: Chapter 4 chaser

OTXO turns Hotline Miami into a stylish roguelike that'll make you feel like John Wick.
Dead Island 2.

Dead Island 2 review: gory zombie sequel is all blood, no brains

Dead Island 2 misses a good chance to deliver sharp-witted social satire, but at least its zombie-slaying combat is bloody fun.
Deadshot, Harley Quinn, King Shark, and Captain Boomerang in Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League.

Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League delayed nine months, moving it to 2024

Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League will no longer launch next month, with a major delay moving it to next year.