Hayden DingmanGames Reporter, PCWorld

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Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus review: No other game could pull this off

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus deftly blends social commentary with riding robo-dogs through Nazi-occupied streets.

Stronghold HD

Castle sim Stronghold HD is free on GOG today

GOG is giving away free copies of Stronghold HD—and one of the worst looking "cult classics" we've ever seen.

Destiny 2

Destiny 2 PC review impressions: Worth the wait

Destiny 2 just launched on PCs and it's glorious, with gorgeous graphics and tight gunplay.

Hitman

Hitman Game of the Year Edition brings back Elusive Targets after dodging a bullet

Hitman's Game of the Year Edition includes the first season, plus a new "Patient Zero" campaign. And Elusive Targets are back.

killing floor 2 halloween

This week in games: Civilization III for free, Halloween modes shower treats and tricks

Plus: Destiny 2, Assassin's Creed: Origins, and Wolfenstein 2 inbound, American Truck Simulator gets more of America, and Mafia: City of Lost Heaven returns from the void.

besthorrorgames primary

20 scary PC horror games to play with the lights off

Don't be ashamed to curl up in a ball in the corner. These PC horror games will scare the pants off of even hardened gamers.

Logitech G703

Logitech G703 review: A mainstream wireless mouse with some exceptional features

Logitech's G703 (aka G403 Redux) features high-end performance and Powerplay compatibility in an inexpensive package, albeit with some compromises.

Logitech Powerplay

Logitech Powerplay review: Wireless-charging mouse pad will make you a believer

At $100 for the mouse pad and another $100 to $150 for a compatible mouse, Logitech's Powerplay is still early-adopter tech for sure—but keeping your wireless mouse battery topped off sans wires is incredibly futuristic.

Logitech G903

Logitech G903 review: The best wireless mouse that (lots of) money can buy

Logitech's Powerplay-compatible G903 is probably the best wireless mouse on the market, backed by a PWM3366 sensor—but its high cost and ambidextrous shape may limit the appeal for some.

windows mixed reality surface

Don't be fooled: Windows Mixed Reality headsets are just VR headsets

Microsoft's "Mixed Reality" language makes buying a Windows VR headset more confusing than it needs to be.

age of empires definitive edition

Microsoft delays Age of Empires: Definitive Edition as the series turns 20

Happy 20th birthday Age of Empires! Microsoft's Definitive Edition is delayed.

South Park: The Fractured But Whole

South Park: The Fractured But Whole review: This game doesn't stink, but the bugs sure do

South Park: The Fractured But Whole builds off its predecessor's excellent foundation, with deeper combat, a stronger story, and vulgar jokes galore.

Forza Motorsport 7

This week in games: Loot boxes are "not gambling," Titanfall devs announce a VR game

Plus: Shadow of War's Denuvo implementation cracked in a single day, EVE Online loosens up its free-to-play restrictions, Rocket League gets Faster and Furiouser, and more. This is gaming news for October 9 to 13.

The Evil Within II

The Evil Within 2 (PC) impressions: Help, I'm stepping into the Twilight Zone

The Evil Within 2 might not be perfect, but it opens much stronger than its predecessor—and handles quite a bit better too.

oculus project santa cruz

Hands-on: Oculus Santa Cruz proves stunning wireless VR isn't a pipe dream

The Oculus Santa Cruz blends mobile VR's wireless flexibility with the power of PC-based virtual reality.