The PCG Q&AFind all previous editions of the PCG Q&A here. Below are some highlights:What's the funniest thing that's happened to you in a game?When did you know you were playing a game way too much?How would you change Steam?The news that Fallout 76 isn't launching on Steam later this year naturally provoked a lot of discussion this week, with over 900 comments on our news piece and counting. How likely are you to play a game if it's not released on Steam? That's the subject of our midweek PCG Q&A. While our answers vary a lot, we mostly don't mind buying games away from Steam as long as we're offered a good experience. In some cases, we prefer it. But we want to know what you think. Tell us in the comments below. Wes Fenlon: Very likely—as long as it's not the Windows StoreI'm always running Steam, but I play plenty of games now and then that don't run Steam, and for the most part I'm fine with those secondary launchers. I always have the Dolphin emulator … [Read more...] about How likely are you to play a game if it’s not released on Steam?
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Microsoft has announced a set of new Xbox One dashboard features that will start to roll out to Alpha Preview members in the June update. These won't be available to the wider Xbox One user population until a later date, but as usual the preview features give us an advance look at what's coming.A new customization option called Groups will allow you to create custom collections of games and apps. They're essentially custom sets of Pins, so you'll be able to display multiple collections on the Home and the My Games and Apps menus. Your Groups will be tied to your Xbox Live account, so they'll appear consistently across multiple consoles.Other new features include an improved search, with the function mapped to Y across anywhere in the dashboard and easier access to displaying more results. You'll also be able to store multiple wi-fi passwords, and the Narrator will add five more languages: Spanish, Portuguese, Polish, Swedish, and Dutch. The notes mention an improvement to family … [Read more...] about New Xbox One Update Out Now For Some
Sega has officially announced another iteration of a mini console based on the Genesis/Mega Drive. While it is still made in conjunction with ATGames, it seems Sega is taking more involvement in this model, and ATGames has noted that they are switching to a more accurate emulator. With that in mind, here are a few games we’d like to see on this new mini console: Castlevania: Bloodlines (AKA Castlevania: The New Generation in PAL regions, Vampire Killer in Japan) For some inexplicable reason, Konami has never re-released Bloodlines. Even Rondo of Blood, made for the relatively low-key PC Engine/TurboGrafx-16, saw a port to the Wii’s Virtual Console and the PSP as an extra in Dracula X Chronicles. A direct sequel, Portrait of Ruin, was made for the DS with no rerelease or in-game unlockable. Starring John Morris, the game is a classic-style Castlevania that plays similarly to Super Castlevania IV, featuring diagonal whipping, downward whipping, and whip swinging … [Read more...] about Games We’d Like To See On The Genesis Mini
DO you have a child obsessed with Fortnite? The popular video game is loved by Britain's youngsters, but some parents aren't as happy. Mums and dads have revealed how they're being hit by surprise bills caused by their kids spending cash in Fortnite – here's how to make sure it doesn't happen to you. Earlier this year, a concerned parent on Mumsnet complained that their son has "accidentally spent £80 on Fortnite". "He was literally scrolling through, and press the A button instead of B. "It was done by that one press of a button. "Any ideas? I really can't afford to lose £80, certainly not this month." It echoes a large number of reports online about kids accidentally (or intentionally) dropping money on virtual items in Fortnite. We recently reported how Fortnite players on iPhone spent an incredible £10million in just a few weeks. Fortunately, it's easy to prevent this from even happening. Here's how. How to stop Fortnite purchases on PS4 The big problem with … [Read more...] about Massive Fortnite bill? An easy guide to stop your kids spending money in the hit video game
We like to spend our Thursday stewing in a hot bath of cowboys, Lohan legal woes, and classic warfare. Now, thanks to our handy news blast, you can too. Westworld's latest trailer shows us Shogun World I'm impressed you made it this far through the day without watching the new trailer for Westworld, but that's about to change. Grand Theft Auto 5 versus Lindsay Lohan: the results are in It's over. The Mean Girls star turned meme has lost her appeal after a judge decided that Rockstar and Take-Two Interactive Software hadn't invaded her privacy with the allegedly Lohan-like character Lacey Jonas in GTA 5. According to Reuters, the state Court of Appeals called Take-Two Interactive Software Inc’s depictions “nothing more than cultural comment." Experience the horror of warfare for free with Spec Ops: The Line The 2K Games shooter is an underrated classic and, lucky for you, totally free on Humble Bundle today. Spec Ops: The Line was first … [Read more...] about Daily NewsRadar: Westworld gives us Shogun World, Lindsay Lohan and GTA 5, Free Spec Ops and more