Hayden DingmanGames Reporter, PCWorld

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Hayden writes about games for PCWorld and doubles as the resident Zork enthusiast.

Prey (2017)

Prey's PC port isn't perfect, but it runs like a champ

Prey's not the best-looking PC game ever made, and there are a few nagging issues, but compared to Dishonored 2 it runs like a dream.

PC Gaming Show - 2017

The PC Gaming Show returns to E3, but without AMD

Expect trailers from PC-centric publishers like Bohemia, Tripwire, Nexon, and more as the PC Gaming Show rolls into its third year at E3.

Everything

Everything review: Live a thousand lives in this ambitious recreation of the universe

Everything asks you to contemplate your place in the universe by experiencing the point-of-view of hundreds of other creatures, plants, and objects.

Outlast II

Outlast 2 review: Fear turns to frustration

Outlast 2 has a few solid horror moments, but undermines those scares with tedious gameplay.

Forza Horizon 3 - Hot Wheels expansion

This week in games: Forza Horizon 3 gets Hot Wheels, Terry Crews gets a wild Old Spice PC

Plus: The unveiling of Night Trap's 25th Anniversary Edition, someone speedruns Dark Souls 3 in an hour and a half, and Planet Coaster shows off its "make everybody vomit" cheat code. This is gaming news for April 24 to 28.

Razer Ornata

Razer Ornata review: An expensive rubber-dome keyboard that comes with a mechanical click

This mechanical/rubber-dome hybrid keyboard is an interesting experiment, but too pricey to make sense for most people's needs.

Logitech G213 Prodigy

Logitech G213 Prodigy review: An ambitious keyboard that's oversized and overpriced

An exorbitant price, flimsy construction, and an overly large footprint undermine the high-end rubber-dome switch in Logitech's gaming keyboard.

SteelSeries QcK Prism

The SteelSeries Qck Prism is the first dual-sided RGB mousepad

The SteelSeries Qck Prism is a RGB light-laden mousepad no matter which side you flip it to.

Call of Duty: WWII

Call of Duty: WWII returns the series to Normandy and Germany on November 3

Ten years on from Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare, the series finally goes back to World War II to tell a Band of Brothers-style tale for a new generation.

Scanner Sombre

Scanner Sombre review: A weird and unsettling glimpse into darkness

Introversion's Prison Architect follow-up is a highly experimental art piece about navigating a dark cave with a handheld LIDAR scanner. Scanner Sombre's weird and unsettling, if ultimately a bit one-note.

Wilson's Heart

Wilson's Heart review: Not a perfect virtual reality game, but certainly the best so far

With its unique 1940's monster movie aesthetic and excellent voice casting, Wilson's Heart feels like the first "can't-miss" VR game. Too bad it's a Rift exclusive.

Call of Duty: WWII teaser

This week in games: Call of Duty returns to World War II, Syberia II is free and more

Plus N++ adds 2,000 more levels for free, Star Wars Battlefront II gets an official (not leaked) trailer, and Bandai Namco's "Prepare to Dine" teaser leads to something unexpected. This is gaming news for April 17 to 21.

freegames primary

The 16 best free PC games

These 16 free PC games will give you a good time even if you don't have a dime to spare.

Saints Row II

Saints Row II is free on GOG, but not for long

Plus GOG will give you DRM-free versions of any Saints Row games you already own on Steam, through GOG Connect.

Facebook Spaces

Hands-on: Oculus Rift's Spaces shows Facebook doesn't understand social VR

Oculus Rift's Spaces, Facebook's first stab at social VR is cold, sterile, and very corporate. There are better options for digital hangouts.