Tag Archive: Games


Hop right into these free games for the Oculus Quest

Because the Oculus Quest is a standalone headset, the total cost to get into VR is lower than many headsets that require expensive PCs or phones. But costs can add up quickly between spending at least $ 400 for the device and additional costs for any games. Luckily, there are some impressive free apps and games that you can use on your Oculus Quest.

★ Featured favorite Rec Room

Staff Favorite

Rec Room isn’t just  [Read More…]

Android Q features you’ll love: Games will be better on weaker hardware

By borrowing a tool from Chrome, Android Q will run OpenGL ES features on your phone’s GPU no matter the version.

One of the coolest under the hood changes of Android Q is the implementation of ANGLE, the Almost Native Graphics Layer Engine. It’s one of those things that you’ll never see or know is there if it’s working properly, but will let your phone run games using it’s native GPU hardware APIs even if it was  [Read More…]

Is there a region lock on PS4 digital games?

Best answer: No, Sony has removed region locks for all PlayStation 4 games, which includes digital games. However, any DLC you buy will need to match the region of the game.

Top up your wallet: PlayStation Store gift card ($ 25 at Amazon) What is a region locked game?

Regional lockouts, or region coding, is a type of digital rights management that prevents the use of a product in certain regions. In games this typically means a  [Read More…]

You’ll still need PlayStation Plus to play multiplayer games on EA Access

Best answer: Probably not. EA Access does not require Xbox Live Gold on Xbox One, so it’s safe to guess that you won’t need PlayStation Plus to use it on PS4.

Amazon: PlayStation Plus 12 Month Membership ($ 60) Amazon: PlayStation Plus 3 Month Membership ($ 25) What is EA Access?

EA Access is a digital game subscription service that gives you access to a catalog of EA-published and developed games. Members also receive a 10% discount  [Read More…]

These are some the best puzzle games you can play on PS4

Puzzles and platformers tend to go hand-in-hand in a lot of cases, so you’ll see a few on this list along with games that are primarily puzzle-based. Those looking to test their intelligence, problem solving, reflexes, and wit will find some of the best mind benders on PlayStation 4 below.

★ Featured favorite Tetris Effect

Staff pick

You can teach an old dog new tricks! Or, you can still innovate on a decades old classic like Tetris.  [Read More…]

Riot Games employees may walk out today in protest over forced arbitration

This will be one of the first major studio walkouts in the games industry.

Riot Games has found itself in hot water lately over harassment and sexism concerns within the studio, and now it looks like employees are preparing to walk out today in protest over Riot’s forced arbitration policies, which prevents employees from filing lawsuits against the developer.

Speaking with Kotaku, one current Riot employee hopes that this walkout will force leadership to listen to their  [Read More…]

Marvelous Marvel! The best games for PS4

Iron Man, Deadpool, Gamora, Dr. Strange, Mystique… Marvel has been with us for nearly 50 years and they’ve created something for everyone. While Squirrel Girl, my personal favorite, isn’t likely to make it into the Marvel movies or video games anytime soon there are plenty of games to help get your fix no matter who your best-loved hero is!

★ Featured favorite Lego Marvel Super Heroes

Lego Marvel. What’s not to love? Two of our favorites  [Read More…]

Get some great deals on Star Wars Day in these Android games

May the Force be with you always — on your phone!

There are a ton of Star Wars games for Android. Like, so many.

In honor of May the Fourth (be with you), we’ve rounded up the best Star Wars games available for Android — along with some in-game deals that might be worth your attention.

Keep in mind that any AR-experiences or lightsaber simulators won’t make this list because despite how cool they might be, they’re  [Read More…]

Sit down and celebrate Star Wars Day these great PS4 games

Whether it’s May the Fourth or any other day of the year, it’s always the perfect time to start up a new Star Wars game. There are only a handful of Star Wars games available on PlayStation 4 right now, but there are some classics and a new one on the way that’s sure to spark some interest.

★ Featured favorite Star Wars Battlefront II

In its single-player campaign, play as a member of Inferno Squad, an elite  [Read More…]

YouTube and YouTube TV will exclusively stream 13 of the remainder of MLB’s hundreds of games this season

It’s a step in the right direction for sports fan, but still just a drop in the bucket.

Each of Major League Baseball’s 30 teams has 162 games scheduled for the 2019 season. That’s some 2,400 (give or take) games across the American and National leagues. Today, it was announced that YouTube and YouTube TV will exclusively stream 13 of those games.

Here’s what you need to know:

The YouTube stream will be free. No subscriptions required. The 13  [Read More…]