Pokémon Sword and Shield release times announced

Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield, developer Game Freaks first new game for Nintendos latest console,will be released on Nov. 15 for Nintendo Switch. Theres a lot of anticipationand controversy ahead of its release date. Sword and Shield largely follow traditi… [+591 chars]

Bethesda acquires original Prey, Rune developer Human Head Studios

The developer of the original Prey, Rune, and The Quiet Man, Human Head Studios, has closed its doors. But the employees of that studio have joined Fallout and The Elder Scrolls publisher Bethesda Softworks as part of a new developer called Roundhouse Studios… [+1674 chars]

Unity of Command gets sequel eight years later

Unity of Command 2, the sequel to the hit 2011 wargame, is out today on Steam. Full price is $29.99, with a discount of 10% during its launch window. The original Unity of Command was an operational-level wargame set in World War II. Players moved around mas… [+888 chars]

Modern Warfare’s infamous shotgun gets another nerf

Call of Duty: Modern Warfares 725 shotgun has plagued players since release. What should be a high damage short-range weapon is instead killing people from across the map, even after Infinity Ward tried to fix it. In the games latest patch, the developer is b… [+2659 chars]

Mercy’s Recall Challenge begins today in Overwatch, awarding Dr. Ziegler skin

On Monday, Overwatch developer Blizzard Entertainment released a short story called Valkyrie, a 24-page story about Mercy. Now, the companys celebrating the Swiss healer with a new event, Mercys Recall Challenge. Overwatch players can participate in Mercys R… [+902 chars]

8BitDo’s making a wireless NES mouse

8BitDo, the company behind a long list of smart wireless and retro video game controllers, is making a mouse. This one is inspired by the original Nintendo Entertainment System, featuring a d-pad and two NES gamepad-style buttons for something that looks aest… [+1175 chars]

These D&D dice have a real sapphire embedded in one side, cost $300

Its quite the week for polyhedrals, but these come with a lab-grown sapphire

Binding of Isaac developers’ next game, The Legend of Bum-Bo, is out now

Help a naked man fight paper poops in this turn-based dungeon crawler