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Steam Summer Sale: 11 discounted PC games to buy now

Red Dead Redemption 2, Doom Eternal and many more excellent games are discounted until July 9. → Read More

The Last of Us Part 2 is getting internet hate. You can ignore it

Commentary: The much anticipated sequel is getting plenty of 0/10 reviews that you don't need to pay attention to. → Read More

Steam Summer Sale: 9 discounted PC games to buy now

A ton of games are on sale from now until July 9. Here are our picks. → Read More

Cyberpunk 2077 hands-on: Possibly the year's most ambitious game

I got to play five hours of the upcoming blockbuster. It was a lot to take in. → Read More

Cyberpunk 2077 could be the year's most ambitious game

I got to play five hours of the upcoming blockbuster. → Read More

Nintendo just launched a new, free Switch game

Jump Rope Challenge will cost you $0 until October. → Read More

The Last of Us Part 2 is a profound and harrowing sequel

Commentary: A sequel to 2013's Last of Us, this is one of this generations most anticipated games. It's also one of its best. → Read More

The Last of Us Part 2: A profound, harrowing sequel

Commentary: One of the PlayStation 4's most anticipated games is easily one of its best. → Read More

The Last of Us 2 review: A profound, harrowing sequel

One of the PlayStation 4's most anticipated games is easily one of its best. → Read More

Animal Crossing New Horizons' Wedding Season: How to get rewards

Two loveable alpacas need your help. → Read More

In Animal Crossing: New Horizons the fun never stops. It's a problem

Commentary: Nintendo's new hit is a masterclass in keeping you hooked. → Read More

I can't stop playing Animal Crossing and it's ruining me

Commentary: The Switch game is good at keeping you hooked. Too good. → Read More

We might have just gotten a hint about GTA VI's release date

The parent company behind Grand Theft Auto intends to spend a huge amount on marketing in 2023. Hmm... → Read More

iPhone SE vs. Google Pixel 3A: Camera comparison

Apple entry-level phone versus Google's entry-level phone. Both cameras, compared. → Read More

PlayStation Store sale: 8 discounted PS4 games to buy now

There's some serious discounts going on -- but only until May 28. → Read More

Game of Thrones ended a year ago. What is its legacy?

Commentary: Some fans say the show was ruined by its final season. That's an overreaction. → Read More

Singaporean court hands out death sentence through Zoom

The bleakest use of the video conferencing app yet. → Read More

A year later, Game of Thrones remains one of TV's greatest achievements in spite of flaws

Commentary: May 19, 2019, marked the series finale for GoT. The lackluster final season tainted the show's legacy but doesn't spoil all of its glory. → Read More

Apple Stores are reopening, but you'll need a face mask to get inside

Plus, temperature checks at the door. → Read More

Animal Crossing: New Horizons' Stamp Rally: How to get rewards

Gold plaques for nerding out at the museum. → Read More