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'NHL 20' adds Snoop Dogg as a commentator and playable character

EA has been letting loose a bit with NHL 20, having recently added the likes of Toronto Raptors' Kyle Lowery, Minnesota Vikings' Adam Thielen and Pittsburgh Steelers' Juju Smith-Schuster -- none of

'NHL 20' adds Snoop Dogg as a commentator and playable character

EA has been letting loose a bit with NHL 20, having recently added the likes of Toronto Raptors' Kyle Lowery, Minnesota Vikings' Adam Thielen and Pittsburgh Steelers' Juju Smith-Schuster -- none of

Enhanced 'Persona 5 Royal' comes to the US March 31st

Persona 5 fans in Japan have had a little over a month to delve into an expanded version of the title after it debuted there at the end of October. It was always going to be the case that fans

Enhanced 'Persona 5 Royal' comes to the US March 31st

Persona 5 fans in Japan have had a little over a month to delve into an expanded version of the title after it debuted there at the end of October. It was always going to be the case that fans

YouTube changes rules on violent game content to match movies and TV

YouTube is making a significant change in how it will moderate content that shows video game violence. Starting today, the company says it will treat "scripted or simulated" violence in games the same

YouTube changes rules on violent game content to match movies and TV

YouTube is making a significant change in how it will moderate content that shows video game violence. Starting today, the company says it will treat "scripted or simulated" violence in games the same
46 Best Cyber Monday Video Game Deals (2019): Switch, PS4, XB1, PC

46 Best Cyber Monday Video Game Deals (2019): Switch, PS4, XB1, PC

(Updated Frequently) Looking for a game or console? We've rounded up the best Black Friday deals so you can spend more time gaming.
47 Best Black Friday 2019 Video Game Deals: Switch, PS4, XB1, PC (Updated)

47 Best Black Friday 2019 Video Game Deals: Switch, PS4, XB1, PC (Updated)

(Updated Frequently) Looking for a game or console? We've rounded up the best Black Friday deals so you can spend more time gaming.

‘Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order' broke multiple sales records for EA

Less than a month after release, EA has declared Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order a success. While the publisher didn't break out any numbers, it did say that the title has sold more digital downloads

‘Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order' broke multiple sales records for EA

Less than a month after release, EA has declared Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order a success. While the publisher didn't break out any numbers, it did say that the title has sold more digital downloads
'Shenmue III' Defies All Expectations—in a Good Way, Mostly

'Shenmue III' Defies All Expectations—in a Good Way, Mostly

The half revenge epic and half slice-of-life simulator is back, baby, but hasn’t changed a bit.
'Half-Life' Is Coming Back—in Virtual Reality

'Half-Life' Is Coming Back—in Virtual Reality

This is easily the biggest videogame news of the week. Also, the CEO of Activision thinks games shouldn't be political.
Esports Gamers Experience the Same Stress as Pro Athletes

Esports Gamers Experience the Same Stress as Pro Athletes

In the first study of its kind, researchers interviewed seven elite players of *Counter-Strike: Global Offensive*.
Logos of videogame consoles from then and now

Logos of videogame consoles from then and now

Graphic designer Reagan Ray compiled more than 100 logos of videogame consoles from 1976 to 2017. (Just a handful seen above.) Oh how I miss the days of the, um, Fairchild Channel F and the Bandai
Epic Games Just Banned a 'Fortnite' Streamer for Life

Epic Games Just Banned a 'Fortnite' Streamer for Life

FaZe Jarvis got kicked off of the game after posting a video that showed him cheating.
The Best Game Controller Buttons of All Time

The Best Game Controller Buttons of All Time

From Nintendo to PlayStation, a definitive list of buttons, sticks, and more.
Hideo Kojima's 'Death Stranding' Is Beautiful, Smart—and Kinda Boring

Hideo Kojima's 'Death Stranding' Is Beautiful, Smart—and Kinda Boring

Here are 10 things you should know about the auteur’s latest game.
'The Outer Worlds': An Anticapitalist Game That's Too Much Work

'The Outer Worlds': An Anticapitalist Game That's Too Much Work

Obsidian Entertainment's latest has far too many pointless quests.
'The Witcher' Trailer Is Here—and It's Shockingly Good

'The Witcher' Trailer Is Here—and It's Shockingly Good

It also has a shot of Henry Cavill lounging in a bath that people are very, um, excited about.
‘Call of Duty: Modern Warfare’ Has Nothing Interesting to Say

‘Call of Duty: Modern Warfare’ Has Nothing Interesting to Say

The latest title in the franchise fails to interrogate the realities of combat.