Hayden DingmanGames Reporter, PCWorld

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

Total War: Warhammer II

This week in games: Total War: Warhammer II adds undead pirates, Amazon's MMO leaks on Pornhub

Plus: Surviving Mars unveils its first expansion, Mike Morhaime departs Blizzard after 27 years, and Divinity developer Larian stars in an hour-long documentary. This is gaming news for October 1 to 5.

Logitech G305 and G603

Logitech G305 and G603 wireless mice review: A lifesaver for traveling gamers

Logitech's G305 and G603 give traveling gamers a choice of two wireless mice that are capable performers, easy to pack, and run on AA batteries.

shadow warrior 2

Grab Shadow Warrior 2 for free as part of GOG.com's 10th birthday celebrations

GOG is giving Shadow Warrior 2 for free, and you'll also find killer deals and compelling game bundles as part of the site's 10th anniversary blow-out.

The Crew 2

This week in games: The Xbox 360 controller's continued dominance, Ace Attorney on PC, and The Crew 2's free weekend

Plus Fallout 76 shows off its opening cinematic, Hitman 2 unveils its second mission, and an update on Telltale's woes. This is gaming news for September 24 to 28.

Antlion Modmic 5

Antlion ModMic 5 review: The best headset mic you can get, but is it worth it?

Antlion's ModMic 5 is the audiophile's alternative to a headset, by allowing you to add a studio-quality mic to your high-end headphones.

Razer Nari Ultimate

Razer Nari Ultimate review: This haptics-enabled gaming headset lets you literally feel the groove

Incredibly comfortable and aided by cooling gel in the ear cups, the Razer Nari Ultimate is a haptics-enabled headset that doesn't feel like a one-off gimmick.

Oculus Quest

Oculus Quest impressions: This no-hassle wireless VR headset could be a breakout hit

The Oculus Quest offers true standalone wireless VR, complete with handtracking that actually works. Most of the time.

oculus quest action

The $399 Oculus Quest is a premium VR headset with no wires—and no PC required

The $399 Oculus Connect VR headset will break free of PCs this spring.

Life is Strange 2

Life is Strange 2, Episode One review: The hard road

Life is Strange 2's opening chapter tackles a whole litany of touchy topics through the eyes of a teenage boy and his younger brother.

Elgato Stream Deck Mini

Elgato Stream Deck Mini review: All your streaming actions and enhancements are a button push away

Elgato's refined Stream Deck Mini is the perfect tool for any streamer, with the same power and most of the flexibility of the larger sibling, but in a smaller, cheaper, and more durable package.

Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4 review: Seasons and social hooks make the best arcade racer even better

Forza Horizon 4 brings the four seasons, Scottish streets, and a richer multiplayer experience.

Destiny 2: Forsaken

Destiny 2: Forsaken review: There's a reason to play Destiny every day again

Destiny 2's second-year refresh, Forsaken, caps off a troubled first year by fixing most of players' longstanding complaints with the end-game and multiplayer.

The Walking Dead: The Final Season

This week in games: Telltale hit with major layoffs and THQ continues its buying spree

Plus LawBreakers shuts down its servers, Call of Cthulhu puts out an eerie trailer, and Frostpunk releases a free expansion. This is gaming news for September 17 to 21.

Cube Escape: Paradox

Cube Escape: Paradox review: There's nothing else like this surreal room-escape/short film mash-up

The Rusty Lake series gets even weirder in Cube Escape: Paradox, a room-escape game mashed together with a 20-minute short film.

The Bard's Tale IV

The Bard's Tale IV review impressions: An enthralling adventure hobbled by PC performance issues

Ten hours in, The Bard's Tale IV has all the makings of a special adventure, but it's crippled by long load times and other technical issues