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The cast of Borderlands.

All upcoming video game movies: release dates, development details, and rumors

Are video game movie adaptations the next big film trend? We hope so. Here's every video game confirmed and rumored to have a film in development.
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How to download Twitch clips

With the new Twitch interface, it seems impossible to download your favorite clips. However, there's still a quick, easy way to download clips if you search.
Steam library.

How to change your Steam username

Have you outgrown your Steam username? If it's time for a change, you can switch up your username easily in just a few clicks on both desktop and mobile.
Palafin Pokedex entry cover.

How to evolve Finizen into Palafin in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet

Trying to evolve Finizen into Palafin in Pokémon Scaret and Violet? The process is a bit tricky. Here's everything you need to know about this quirky evoltuion.
Ubisoft Connect logo.

Is Ubisoft Connect down?

If you're trying to game and having trouble connecting to Ubisoft Connect, you aren't alone. There appears to be an outage right now.
Cat lying on bed in Minecraft

How to tame a cat in Minecraft (and where to find them)

Adventuring and building a dream world is more fun with a feline friend. Here's our guide on how to tame a cat in Minecraft, including where you can find them.
A player in front of a massive sandworm in Dune: Awakening concept art.

Dune: Awakening will change its map every week thanks to rogue sandstorms

We learned a ton of new details on Dune: Awakening, an upcoming MMO that'll feature a whole lot of sand worms.
A Steam Collection shows a player's backlog.

How to gift games on Steam to friends, family, and anyone else

It's always a good time to give the gift of gaming! Thanks to Steam's easy-to-use gifting program, you can instantly buy games for friends. Here's how to do it.
Playing Words With Friends on a smartphone.

If you really want to, here’s how to cheat in Words With Friends

You dirty little liar. Are you considering cheating in Words With Friends? All right, well, we'll help you.
The Master Sword in Tears of the Kingdom.

The best single-player games

Single-player adventures are some of the most beloved and immersive gaming experiences out there. These are the best single-player games.
Steam library.

How to add external games to your Steam library

Steam has most PC games, but it doesn't have them all. You'll need to know how to add external games to your Steam library to have your collection in one spot.
A player character on a mountain in Enshrouded.

How to play Enshrouded with friends

You can explore Embervale on your own, but it'll be easier with friends. Here's how the Enshrouded servers work and how you can play multiplayer.
A Tocotoco in Palworld.

Is Palworld cross-platform?

Pokémon with guns? Everyone is excited for it. But when will Palworld players be able to play with friends on other platforms? Here's what we know right now.
Cortana, the AI NPC from the Halo series.

What is an NPC?

NPC is a gaming term that means non-playable character, but it has taken on a new meaning in real life recently. Here's why someone called you an NPC.
A PS5 sits on a table.

The best video game consoles for 2024

Choosing the right gaming console can be difficult. We compare the Xbox Series X, PS5, Nintendo Switch, and more in terms of games, power, and versatility.
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Is Fortnite down right now? Login, queue and matchmaking issues

Having trouble logging into Fortnite? You aren't alone. Here's what we know about the outage so far and when you can expect to play again.
A woman's face looking concerned.

Hideo Kojima’s next game is a creepy collaboration with Jordan Peele

Legendary Japanese game developer Hideo Kojima has revealed his next project — an eerie game-film hybrid that he's working on with director Jordan Peele.
A student waving a wand in Hogwarts Legacy.

When does Hogwarts Legacy come out on Nintendo Switch?

Hogwarts Legacy has launched on most platforms old and new, but when is it going to come to the Nintendo Switch?
Spaceship on planet in Starfield.

Will Starfield come to PS5?

Xbox and PC players are exploring the endless planets of Bethesda's new RPG Starfield, but PS5 owners have been left out. Will Starfield ever come to PS5?
Key art for Starfield

I made my own Starfield radio station for your space exploration needs

Starfield is quite an adventure, but there was something missing: a Fallout-style radio station. So we took matters into our own hands.
Key art for Starfield

Is Starfield on Xbox One?

You can still play Starfield on Xbox One if you have an Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscription. Here's how you can get set up on your last-gen console easily.
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Steam Summer Sale: best deals, how long is the sale, and more

What's the best part of summer? The Steam Summer Sale, of course! Here's everything you need to know so you can start shopping and get the best deals this year.
Steam Deck running Path of Exile and the S22 Ultra running Diablo Immortal.

You can get a Steam Deck for 20% off right now during Steam Summer Sale

If you've been thinking about buying a Steam Deck, now is the time. The Steam Summer Sale has discounts on all models until July 13.
Link soon after awakening in Tears of the Kingdom.

Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom guides, walkthroughs, and FAQs

It's dangerous to go alone! We're here to help you get through The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom and answer any questions you may have.
Sub-Zero in Mortal Kombat 1.

Mortal Kombat 1 beta: how to access the beta, expected dates, and exclusives

Mortal Kombat 1 launches in September, but there will be a beta available to players ahead of the release. Here's what you need to know about getting access.
An illustration of a Snorlax and other Pokémon napping from the Pokémon Sleep trailer.

Pokémon Sleep: expected release date, trailer, news, and more

Pokémon Sleep is a new mobile spinoff that asks players to help Professor Neroli study Pokémon sleep habits while the players sleep!
Two students lean over a cauldron in Hogwarts Legacy.

Is Hogwarts Legacy multiplayer?

Hogwarts Legacy doesn't have any multiplayer gameplay planned, but one modder is already working on a way for players to explore the school with friends.
Cal Kestis.

Will Star Wars Jedi: Survivor be on Nintendo Switch, PS4 and Xbox One?

Jedi Cal Kestis is leading the fight against the Empire in Star Wars Jedi: Survivor — will your console be able to handle running the game?
Raz runs on a colorful stage in Psychonauts 2.

Psychonauts 2 is 66% off on Steam right now alongside other Double Fine discounts

Psychonauts 2 is 66% off on Steam right now, and a whole bunch of Double Fine titles are discounted too.
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It’s the last day of Nintendo’s April Indie Sale — don’t miss these 7 great games

Nintendo is celebrating indie games this week with steep discounts on some fantastic titles. Don't miss your chance to snag these great games.
Jedi Cal Kestis.

Star Wars Jedi: Survivor: release date, trailers, preorders, and more

In Star Wars Jedi: Survivor, Cal Kestis is still learning what it means to be a Jedi, as he spreads hope, and fights the Empire every chance he gets.
Other players attack Crash Bandicoot in Crash Team Rumble.

All confirmed characters in Crash Team Rumble

Is your favorite Crash Bandicoot character going to make an appearance in the new multiplayer spinoff Crash Team Rumble? Here's who we know will be in the game.
The protagonist of Assassin's Creed: Valhalla shouting in battle and wielding two axes.

All Xbox One games with mouse and keyboard support

Certain Xbox One games support mouse and keyboard control schemes. Here are the Xbox One games that support mouse and keyboard, from Fortnite to Metro Exodus.
Four players stand together in the 4v4 PvP mode of Minecraft Legends.

Xbox Game Pass new games: what’s new and what’s leaving in April 2023

The Xbox Game Pass library is constantly changing. Stay on top of additions and removals to know what games are included with a subscription.