Hayden DingmanGames Reporter, PCWorld

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

Two Point Hospital

This week in games: Theme Hospital's spiritual successor, rumors of Fable's return from death

Plus: Epic shifts developers from Paragon to Fortnite, Age of Empires remaster gets a release date, and Fox teases a new Alien shooter instead of the Alien: Isolation sequel everyone wanted. This is gaming news for January 15 to 19.

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The best free PC games

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

Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV's PC port needs up to 155GB of storage space

Final Fantasy XV demands a whopping 155GB of storage space if you want 4K HDR visuals. Better start clearing out your hard drives.

Destiny 2: Curse of Osiris

This week in games: Big Destiny 2 changes revealed, Dark Souls finally gets a proper PC port

Plus: Cyberpunk 2077 shows signs of life, Creative Assembly announces Total War: Three Kingdoms, and Stellaris adds Death Stars. This is gaming news for January 8 through 12.

NZXT N7 Z370

NZXT's debut motherboard is one of the most breathtaking motherboards ever

NZXT's N7 Z370 looks "finished" in a way most motherboards don't, bringing the NZXT minimalist aesthetic over from NZXT cases. It's pricey, though.

Razer HyperFlux Firefly and Mamba

Razer's HyperFlux Mamba is a self-charging mouse with no wires and no battery

Razer's answer to Logitech's Powerplay mousepad and mice is here, but with a twist: There's no battery inside the HyperFlux Mamba. It's powered directly from the new Razer Firefly HyperFlux, and that's it.

HTC Vive Pro

The HTC Vive Pro's upgrades make the Vive finally feel complete

HTC's Vive Pro boasts "78 percent more pixels" and more, as VR's second generation of hardware heats up.

Life is Strange: Before the Storm

Life is Strange: Before the Storm review: A small town and smaller stakes

Life is Strange: Before the Storm isn’t as groundbreaking as its predecessor, but it's an excellent refinement of those ideas and a solid prequel.

Monster Hunter: World

This week in games: PUBG goes to Hollywood, Monster Hunter: World gets a PC release window

Plus: Need for Speed: Payback is adding online free-roam, CCP Newcastle was sold, Titanic: Adventure Out of Time lands on GOG.com, and more. This is gaming news for January 1 to 5.

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds

Some of 2017's best games were ugly, and that's a good thing

Some of 2017's best games weren't gorgeous—and that's encouraging.

Mad Catz RAT Air

Mad Catz is back from the dead with new PC gaming hardware

Mad Catz filed for bankruptcy in 2017, killed off by a pile of unsold Rock Band guitars. Less than a year later the brand owners have resurrected it though, along with an updated set of PC peripherals.

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The new PC games we're excited for in 2018

2018's new PC games have big shoes to fill after a stellar 2017. They're off to a good start.

Last Day of June

10 of the best indie PC games you might have missed in 2017

These are some of the best indie games you might have missed in 2017's PC gaming deluge.

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The 10 best PC games of 2017

These are the best PC games of 2017, in one of the best years for PC games ever.

Steam Winter Sale 2017

The 2017 Steam Winter Sale is live with deals on thousands of PC games

The 2017 Steam Winter Sale is here, bearing the gift of steep PC game deals.