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Crash Team Racing: Nitro-Fueled has the best launch in franchise history

Crash Team Racing: Nitro-Fueled has the best launch in franchise history

Crash Team Racing: Nitro Fueled had the best debut sales month in the franchise's history in the U.S., according to industry-tracking firm The NPD Group.
PS4 early access multiplayer game Don’t Even Think reaches 150,000 players

PS4 early access multiplayer game Don’t Even Think reaches 150,000 players

Don't Even Think has attracted over 150,000 players in its first week in early access on PlayStation 4.
Nintendo Unveils New Switch With Significantly Longer Battery Life

Nintendo Unveils New Switch With Significantly Longer Battery Life

The new model has drastically improved battery life and no other major differences and will sell for the same $299 base price. The post Nintendo Unveils New Switch With Significantly Longer Battery
PC Gamers Who Didn’t Play Classic Console Games Missed Out on Great Experiences

PC Gamers Who Didn’t Play Classic Console Games Missed Out on Great Experiences

I've been spending some time playing some of the classic console games I never got to try when young. Honestly? They're pretty great -- even if I'm personally terrible at them. The post PC Gamers Who
PUBG Season 4 brings a big update to the battle royale’s original map

PUBG Season 4 brings a big update to the battle royale’s original map

The PUBG Corp. has revealed the updates coming to its battle royale shooter when Season 4 launches on July 24 for PC.
Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey and Rainbow Six: Siege help Ubisoft beat its Q1 targets

Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey and Rainbow Six: Siege help Ubisoft beat its Q1 targets

Ubisoft released its financial results for the first quarter of the 2019-2020 fiscal year, reporting net bookings of $352.83 million.
Luigi’s Mansion 3 gets a spooky October 31 release date

Luigi’s Mansion 3 gets a spooky October 31 release date

Nintendo announced today that Luigi's Mansion 3 is coming out for the Switch on October 31.
Call of Duty Endowment: Fans can support veterans with new Black Ops 4 DLC

Call of Duty Endowment: Fans can support veterans with new Black Ops 4 DLC

Fans can support veterans by purchasing the latest DLC for Call of Duty: Black Ops 4. Proceeds will benefit the Call of Duty Endowment.
Merge Games turns 10, launches $4 million indie fund

Merge Games turns 10, launches $4 million indie fund

Game publisher Merge Games is starting a $4 warchest to help the funding and advertising of indie titles.
Pole to Win International expands Montreal game and tech outsourcing studio

Pole to Win International expands Montreal game and tech outsourcing studio

Pole to Win is a big game outsourcing company, and now it is expanding its game studio in Montreal.
The RetroBeat: I can’t wait for the TurboGrafx-16 Mini

The RetroBeat: I can’t wait for the TurboGrafx-16 Mini

The TurboGrafx-16 Mini is exciting because it gives a chance to experience a console few of us played, and I can't wait for it.
Fire Emblem: Three Houses hands-on — conveniences and calendars

Fire Emblem: Three Houses hands-on — conveniences and calendars

PREVIEW: Fire Emblem: Fates was a safe sequel to the excellent Fire Emblem: Awakening, but Three Houses looks to make some interesting changes to Nintendo’s strategy franchise. Fire Emblem: Three
The Messenger’s free Picnic Panic DLC is out now

The Messenger’s free Picnic Panic DLC is out now

Sabotage today released the Picnic Panic downloadable content update for its retro sidescroller The Messenger. The DLC is free.
Dragon Quest Builders 2 review — Busywork is happy work

Dragon Quest Builders 2 review — Busywork is happy work

Dragon Quest Builders 2 for PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch is better than the original in every way. It's from Omega Force and Square Enix.
I’m not playing Shadowbringers yet, but I’m still loving Final Fantasy XIV

I’m not playing Shadowbringers yet, but I’m still loving Final Fantasy XIV

I haven't touched Shadowbringers, but I'm still having a great time playing Final Fantasy XIV.
Nintendo Switch Online’s NES games are getting a rewind feature

Nintendo Switch Online’s NES games are getting a rewind feature

Nintendo announced today that a rewind feature is coming to the Nintendo Switch Online's collection of NES games on July 17.
Dauntless gets free Fortune & Glory update on July 16

Dauntless gets free Fortune & Glory update on July 16

Phoenix Labs announced today that the Fortune & Glory update will come to its multiplayer action game Dauntless on July 16.
Pokémon Sword and Shield now have Gigantamax on top of Dynamax for some reason

Pokémon Sword and Shield now have Gigantamax on top of Dynamax for some reason

Pokémon Sword and Shield add another way to make Pokémon bigger for some reason.
How Brendan Greene created the PUBG phenomenon and then moved on to something new

How Brendan Greene created the PUBG phenomenon and then moved on to something new

In a chat at Gamelab, Brendan Greene recounted the tale of how he created PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds and ignited the battle royale market.
The RetroBeat: The best retro speedruns from Summer Games Done Quick 2019

The RetroBeat: The best retro speedruns from Summer Games Done Quick 2019

These five runs were some of the best from Summer Games Done Quick 2019.