Plus: Destiny 2 will be sold through Battle.net, Devolver adds yet another E3 press conference to the pile, and ZeniMax broadens its lawsuits to include Samsung. This is gaming news for May 15 to 19.
We saw our first demo of Surviving Mars, the new city builder from Tropico devs Haemimont, and the takeaway? Death can come swiftly and silently on Mars—but that makes survival so much sweeter.
The 2004 cult classic Phantom Dust finally is landing on Windows 10 PCs and Xbox One today, for free.
The Steam Summer Sale 2017 dates have apparently leaked. Prepare your wallets accordingly.
Plus: Someone beat Prey in 20 minutes, Need for Speed confirmed for 2017, Mass Effect also put "on hiatus," and Strafe's launch trailer is even better than the game itself. This is gaming news for May 8 through 12.
At PDXCon, Paradox unveiled a new Europa Universalis IV expansion, a Mars survival game with Tropico's developers, and that it's now publishing BattleTech.
Divinity: Original Sin II's custom campaign tools, called Game Master Mode, has players rolling virtual dice like an actual tabletop role-playing game.
Exploring Prey's mammoth Talos I space station and discovering its secrets is a constant source of joy, even when the combat and story falter.
It's not the most powerful gaming laptop ever made, but a quad-core i5 and a 1050 for only $850? That's a steal of a price.
Plus: Valve opens up about receiving 75,000 support requests per day, Oculus shuts down Story Studio, and Rocket League is free for the weekend. This is gaming news for May 1 through 5.
Prey's not the best-looking PC game ever made, and there are a few nagging issues, but compared to Dishonored 2 it runs like a dream.
Expect trailers from PC-centric publishers like Bohemia, Tripwire, Nexon, and more as the PC Gaming Show rolls into its third year at E3.
Everything asks you to contemplate your place in the universe by experiencing the point-of-view of hundreds of other creatures, plants, and objects.
Outlast 2 has a few solid horror moments, but undermines those scares with tedious gameplay.
Plus: The unveiling of Night Trap's 25th Anniversary Edition, someone speedruns Dark Souls 3 in an hour and a half, and Planet Coaster shows off its "make everybody vomit" cheat code. This is gaming news for April 24 to 28.