Hayden DingmanGames Reporter, PCWorld

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Battlefield 1 beta

Battlefield 1 beta impressions: Riding an armored train through the middle of hell

We spent a few hours with Battlefield 1's beta and managed to shoot down a plane with a cannon. A cannon mounted on the front of a train. You might want to play this.

The Warlock of Firetop Mountain

The Warlock of Firetop Mountain review: Another 1980s sword-and-board adapted for the modern era

Another of Steve Jackson's circa-1980 adventure gamebooks gets a hybrid RPG/text adventure adaptation, this time by Tin Man Games—and with an excellent tabletop gaming aesthetic.

Stranger Things - SCUMM

This week in games: Stranger Things becomes an 80s-style SCUMM, Duke Nukem returns from the grave

Plus WB says "Just kidding, we're bringing Mortal Kombat XL to PC," and some new trailers for Cities: Skylines, Yooka-Laylee, and ToeJam and Earl. This is gaming news for August 22 - 26.

80 Days

10 games to bring on your next trip

These travel-themed games are not only entertaining, but also immune to a so-so internet connection and the limitations of your portable device.

Obduction

Obduction review: The captivating start of the post-Myst age

It's been ten years since Cyan's last Myst game. Can spiritual successor Obduction step cleanly into those shoes? We found out.

sony ps4 dualshock adapter pc

Sony reveals DualShock 4 wireless adapter for PCs

Sony's DualShock 4 controller is finally getting official PC support, but in the form of a dongle rather than simple PC drivers.

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided review: Human Evolution

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided feels exactly like Deus Ex: Human Revolution, for better and worse.

Divinity: Original Sin II

Divinity: Original Sin II preview: Choose your own reactive, gloriously chaotic adventure

We spent an hour hands-on with Divinity: Original Sin II. Our major takeaway? Make sure to hit F5 and save the game before you do anything stupid.

titanfall 2

The 15 most exciting PC games still coming in 2016

Fall draws nigh, and with it comes a deluge of top-tier PC games.

South Park: The Fractured But Whole

South Park: The Fractured But Whole preview: With great farts come great responsibility

South Park: The Fractured But Whole is basically the “Ain’t Broke, Don’t Fix It” approach to a sequel, and that’s totally fine.

Tesoro Lobera Spectrum

Tesoro Lobera review: This budget RGB keyboard could use a new look

It's packed with features, but the Tesoro Lobera's faux-metal and plastic rivets could use an overhaul for 2016.

Tesoro Excalibur Spectrum

Tesoro Excalibur review: An RGB-enabled keyboard for the budget-conscious

Tesoro's streamlined Excalibur lets you live in the cyberpunk future without dropping $150-plus on a keyboard.

Metal Gear Survive

Konami's Metal Gear Survive is a co-op zombie survival game

Spoiler: It does not look much like a Metal Gear game.

Xbox One Elite Controller

Microsoft wants all your devices to run on Xbox One’s proprietary wireless signal

Microsoft envisions a future where headsets, keyboards, controllers, and all your PC peripherals run seamlessly on the Xbox One's wireless signal. But should you care?

No Man's Sky

Warning: No Man’s Sky's PC port is broken and buggy

There will indeed be no men in the sky today, at this rate.