“We know there’s this amazing game inside Age of Mythology that maybe wasn’t quite right out the gate, and that’s what we’re doing this time with Retold,” Adam Isgreen discusses upcoming Age of Empires games

“We want to keep Age going into perpetuity.” Friday was an exciting day for Age of Empires fans who learned during the Age of Empires New Year, New Age Livestream that various titles in the franchise were getting updates, including the new Victors and Vanquished DLC for Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition (Age 2). […]

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Pick the right color for the Galaxy Z Fold 5 and save $200

Even though the Galaxy S24 series stands out through the exclusive Galaxy AI features, the Galaxy Z Fold 5 arguably is the most high-tech smartphone in Samsung’s portfolio, even without clever AI. The Z Fold 5’s foldable display can make one stand in awe, and it is the only phone with an Under-Panel Camera. Even […]

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Helldivers 2 might be top of the Steam sales charts right now, but it’s having a hellfire of launch issues

What you need to know Helldivers 2, a new co-op third-person shooter from Arrowhead Game Studios, launched today on both PC and PS5, the first Playstation console exclusive to do so. The launch sales have surpassed many expectations as it currently tops the Steam charts, but the reviews are showing as ‘mixed’ due to major […]

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You Can Get Apple’s AirTag 4 Pack for $78.99 Right Now on Amazon

The AirTag 4 Pack is available for $78.99 today on Amazon, down from $99.00. This is just about $4 off from the previous all-time low price on the accessory, and right now it’s only available on Amazon. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with some of these vendors. When you click a link and make […]

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You Can Get Apple’s AirTag 4 Pack for $78.99 Right Now on Amazon

The AirTag 4 Pack is available for $78.99 today on Amazon, down from $99.00. This is just about $4 off from the previous all-time low price on the accessory, and right now it’s only available on Amazon. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with some of these vendors. When you click a link and make […]

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Two Nations, a Horrible Accident, and the Urgent Need to Understand the Laws of Space Right Now

Representing Xenovia, the Leiden team took full responsibility for the explosion but said their client repossessed Candidia’s satellite in full accordance with the Outer Space Treaty. Having given notice to the Candidian company that it was late on payments, they argued, the Xenovian creditor had satisfied the treaty’s requirement for “appropriate international consultations.” Katsande felt […]

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Why Xbox customers are right to be angry about Microsoft putting more ‘exclusive’ games on Nintendo or PlayStation

In mid-November, I started sending out feelers to contacts and sources within Microsoft to inquire about a tip I’d received, that Sea of Thieves was potentially exploring a PlayStation or Nintendo Switch version. I was unable to confirm, nor refute, those rumors. But it wouldn’t be the last time I’d hear similar.  A few weeks […]

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Microsoft’s support for Age of Empires II shows how to do right by a long-time dedicated fanbase, and other publishers should take note

What you need to know This week, competitive players from around the world gathered in Berlin for an Age of Empires II tournament known as Nili’s Apartment Cup V.  The tournament prize pool is more than $60,000 and tens of thousands of people have tuned in to watch it live on Twitch. In an interview […]

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There’s a Huge Covid Surge Right Now and Nobody Is Talking About It

Since 2021, all dominant Covid variants have descended from Omicron. The 2023–2024 booster was tailored for the XBB.1.5 strain of Omicron, but JN.1 is about as different from XBB.1.5 as Omicron was from Delta. Even so, researchers from China and the US have posted preliminary analyses suggesting that the newest vaccines still effectively defend against […]

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Razer announces Iskur V2 gaming chair and an exciting world-first ‘haptic gaming cushion’ — yes you read that right

What you need to know The Razer Iskur V2 gaming chair launches today and retails at $649.99. Unveiled at CES 2024, it boasts superior lumbar support to it’s predecessor with a spring loaded mechanism designed to adjust to the curvature of your spine. Razer also showed off the innovative Project Esther, the worlds first haptic […]

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Audeze Maxwell review (Xbox & PC): Incredible sound and all the right pieces, but not quite perfectly put together

Quick menu Audeze is on a mission to marry its audiophile legacy to the expanding gaming market, and the Maxwell wireless headset is the company’s latest attempt to do so. With the Maxwell, Audeze has crafted one of the best-sounding and most premium wireless gaming headsets on the market that — on paper, at least […]

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Baldur’s Gate 3 got its FIRST-EVER price drop right before Christmas — get 2023’s Game off the Year winner while it’s on sale!

The holiday season is always one of the best times to pick up the latest and greatest games thanks to sales events like Black Friday and Cyber Monday, and now — mere days before Christmas itself — I’ve spotted a deal on one I thought wouldn’t get a discount until well into 2024: Baldur’s Gate […]

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The HP Envy Move is ‘absolutely perfect as a family-oriented PC,’ and you can grab it right now for $100 off

The HP Envy Move is a unique All-in-One PC that features a built-in battery, a retractable handle, and pop-out feet. That design allows you to move the PC anywhere you’d like within a home or office. It’s an excellent PC for working from home, sharing a computer with your family, or even as a portable […]

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Is the PlayStation Portal Right for You?

PlayStation Portal: Gamechanger or Missed Opportunity? When Sony announced that it would launch a handheld console, people took note. After all, Sony’s previous attempts at entering portable gaming may not have been stellar commercial successes, but the PlayStation Portable and the PS Vita are both fondly remembered by longtime Sony fans. As details began to […]

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My favorite Warhammer action game is up to 55% off right now, and it’s a bloody good time

The Warhammer franchise has been host to everything from third-person shooters to squad-based tactics titles over the years, but I’ve always preferred the first-person co-op action games in the Vermintide series the most. These are widely known for having some of the best melee mechanics in gaming history, and that brutal, addicting combat is what […]

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Two of EA’s best games in years are 90% OFF right now with Xbox Game Pass, including the Dead Space remake!

When I stumbled onto this deal, I had trouble believing it was real for a moment. Two of EA’s best games in literal years — and brand-new 2023 releases to boot — discounted by a staggering 90% off on Xbox? It’s real, though, and I know because I immediately bought both of these games even […]

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This BEAUTIFUL Special Edition Stormcloud Vapor Xbox Wireless Controller is a top seller right now thanks to its great discount

Xbox Controllers are definitely some of the most comfortable and well-made gamepads on the market. Right now the various colors of the Xbox Wireless Controller are on sale at a low price of just $39.99 (or $49.99 for the special editions). That’s $20 off one of the very best gamepads on the market. Of course, […]

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This BEAUTIFUL Special Edition Stormcloud Vapor Xbox Wireless Controller is at a great discount right now

Xbox Controllers are definitely some of the most comfortable and well-made gamepads on the market. Right now the various colors of the Xbox Wireless Controller are on sale at a low price of just $39.99 (or $49.99 for the special editions). That’s $20 off one of the very best gamepads on the market. Of course, […]

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Halo Infinite’s campaign is one of my favorite games, and it’s JUST $15 on Xbox right now. But the clock’s ticking.

Halo Infinite’s slow-but-steady comeback in the live service multiplayer space is currently the talk of the town, but this Cyber Monday, allow me to also point you toward the game’s excellent single player campaign. It stands tall as one of the best in the series, and even though it’s totally worth its standard $59.99 MSRP, […]

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