Assassin’s Creed Publisher Could See Tencent Take The Reigns

Assassin's Creed Publisher Could See Tencent Take The Reigns

Image: Ubisoft Tencent appears to be doubling down on its investment in Ubisoft. While it already owns 5 percent of the Assassin’s Creed editor, Reuters now reports the Chinese mega-conglomerate with huge investments throughout the gaming industry has its sights set on becoming Ubisoft’s single biggest shareholder. Its plan for achieving that? Pay double what … Read more

How To Craft A Pastel Gaming Room With The Most Kawaii Gear

How To Craft A Pastel Gaming Room With The Most Kawaii Gear

Photo: 10eegaming Crack open the door to self-described “kawaii tech creator” Celeste Flowers‘ room, and you’ll suddenly feel as if you’ve been living your life as a strawberry in some Fruity Pebbles cereal. Like countless others gamers onlineFlowers is an expert of “pastel gaming”—a term borne from Japanese kawaii aesthetics, and perhaps, a need to … Read more

FIA, Gran Turismo Iced Partnership Because GT7 Wasn’t Ready

FIA, Gran Turismo Iced Partnership Because GT7 Wasn't Ready

Photo: Jack Thomas (Getty Images) The FIA ​​revealed this past weekend that its esports collaboration with Gran Turismo isn’t over; it’s merely on a hiatus, to allow developer Polyphony Digital more time to add necessary features to GT7 and sort out the game’s multiplayer instability. Frederic Bertrand, the motorsport governing body’s director of Innovative Sport … Read more

The shiny new PlayStation Plus is an aging buffet of leftovers

The shiny new PlayStation Plus is an aging buffet of leftovers

Photo: justin sullivan (Getty Images) Every Friday, A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the real action is down in the comments, where we invite you to answer our eternal question: What Are You Playing This Weekend? We’re a couple … Read more

The 10 Best PlayStation Games of 2022 (So Far)

The 10 Best PlayStation Games of 2022 (So Far)

Did you love our list of the best games of 2022 (so far)? Thrill to our recap of the best Switch games of 2022 (so far)? Well, get ready, because the midyear regurgitation of paragraphs we first published months ago keeps on trucking. This time we run down the best PlayStation games of the year, … Read more

Star Wars Celebration Company ReedPop Taking Over Planning E3

Star Wars Celebration Company ReedPop Taking Over Planning E3

Photo: Mark Ralston (Getty Images) Like the video game with three endings, or the final boss fight that never ends, E3 refuse to die. Now the video game events world is doubling-down on it. ReedPop—organizers of PAX, New York Comic Con, and Star Wars Celebration—announced Thursday it will take over planning the annual summer gaming … Read more

Ghost Of Tsushima Dev Not Making Infamous Or Sly Cooper Sequels

Ghost Of Tsushima Dev Not Making Infamous Or Sly Cooper Sequels

Video game companies are notoriously cagey about sharing their plans. In a market saturated with sequels and spin-offs, developers nevertheless treat every new project with extreme secrecy. They’ll rarely even be up-front about what they are not working on, but today the PlayStation studio behind Ghost of Tsushima did just that. As it approaches its … Read more

Destiny And Spider-Man Studios Respond To Court Overturning Roe

Destiny And Spider-Man Studios Respond To Court Overturning Roe

Image: Insomniac Games / Sony On Friday the US Supreme Court made good on a longstanding right-wing threat to overturn Roe v. wadeand with it eradicates the constitutional right to abortion that had existed for nearly 50 years. Now some of gaming’s most well known studios, which had previously been silent, are speaking up about … Read more

10 Best PS5 and PS4 Games to Buy Now

10 Best PS5 and PS4 Games to Buy Now

Sony is in the midst of holding another massive series of sales on PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4 consoles right now to coincide with the summer. At the time of this writing alone, the PlayStation Store is holding its Mid-Year sale, a sale dedicated entirely to DLC, and another one that has discounted PS5 and … Read more