Hayden DingmanGames Reporter, PCWorld

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

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This week in games: A first look at Vampire: The Masquerade 2 (sort-of) and Overwatch's new script editor

Plus details on Fortnite-induced crunch, and Josh Sawyer reminisces about Chris Avellone's old Fallout-themed tabletop campaign. This is gaming news for April 22 to 26.

Razer BlackWidow Elite

Razer BlackWidow Elite review: Finally, Razer's flagship keyboard gets media controls

It took far longer than it should have, but at long last the BlackWidow has reached parity with its high-priced competition.

Mortal Kombat 11

Mortal Kombat 11 review: Great fighting, bad port, ugly monetization

Mortal Kombat 11 is an excellent end to this story arc and a smart fighting game, marred by performance issues and a never-ending grind for unlocks.

Assassin's Creed: Unity

This week in games: Lego Star Wars returns, Ubisoft gives away Assassin's Creed: Unity after Notre Dame fire

Plus a remake of cult classic shooter XIII, details on Netflix's upcoming Witcher series, a Mortal Kombat launch trailer, and more. This is gaming news for April 15 to 19.

Cooler Master SK630

Cooler Master SK630 review: Low-profile gaming keyboards are officially a trend

The Cooler Master SK630's flat laptop feel might appeal to some, but awkward ergonomics and a lack of premium features make it a questionable value proposition.

Heaven's Vault

Heaven's Vault review: In search of lost time

Inkle's archaeological adventure is rough around the edges, but Heaven's Vault's unique language translation mechanic and its effect on player choice more than make up for it.

Xbox One S All-Digital Edition

Microsoft's Xbox One S All-Digital Edition finally joins PC gamers in the disc-less future

Nearly a decade after the PC went all-digital, the Xbox One is finally doing the same—or at least one version of the Xbox One. It won't save you much, though.

Anno 1800

Anno 1800 review: An Industrial Revolution but not a design revolution

Anno 1800 bolsters the hybrid city-builder-slash-strategy series with some quality-of-life improvements and truly impressive technical feats, but old interface issues continue to hold it back.

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order revealed at Star Wars Celebration with a story-centric trailer

Respawn's promising this is the "singleplayer, story-driven" Star Wars game you've been waiting for, and it's due to release later in 2019.

Yakuza Kiwami 2

This week in games: Yakuza Kiwami 2 confirmed for PC next month, H1Z1's new developers call it quits

Plus: Kotaku reveals the original spies-and-heists concept for Dragon Age 4, the BFG-9000 comes to Rage 2, and Surviving Mars teases a terraforming expansion. This is gaming news for April 8 to 12.

The Sinking City

The Sinking City hands-on preview: Like Sherlock Holmes, but weird

Sherlock Holmes never had it this rough, as Frogwares brings its decade of detective game experience to a Lovecraft-inspired world.

lenovo legion y7000 primary

Lenovo Legion Y7000 review: A smart, sophisticated gaming laptop you can actually afford

Lenovo's Legion Y7000 is a smart, sophisticated gaming laptop that will perform admirably for at least a few years—and at a competitive price point.

Remnant: From the Ashes

Remnant: From the Ashes and the search for the infinitely replayable shooter

Darksiders III developer Gunfire Games is back with another project—yes, already—and this time it's a Souls-inspired shooter with procedurally generated levels.

Borderlands 3

This week in games: Borderlands 3 is an Epic exclusive, Obsidian shows off The Outer Worlds

Plus: Prince Harry calls for Fortnite to be banned, Rage 2 adds a wandering wizard who sells cheat codes, and more. This is gaming news for April 1 to 5.

HyperX FPS Alloy RGB

HyperX Alloy FPS RGB review: Rainbow lights and silver switches at an affordable price

HyperX's entry-level Alloy FPS keyboard gets an RGB upgrade but otherwise stays the same, for better and for worse.