‘Red Dead Redemption 2’ Is Now Tied For Rockstar’s Best-Reviewed Game Ever, Sort Of

Red Dead Redemption 2 had a lot to live up to when it comes to reviews. Rockstar’s previous game, GTA 5, has a 97 on Metacritic. The original Red Dead Redemption has a 95,…

Seattle introduces ‘swatting’ protection measures—but does it go far enough?

The Seattle Police Department just launched new safety measures to protect streamers and online personalities from “swatting,” or when a perpetrator phones a fake 911 call in order to send heavily armed police…

Destiny 2: Forsaken feels like the best Halo game in years

Barreling through an alien prison in Destiny 2: Forsaken, I feel a familiar sensation. As my Guardian blasts through an oncoming throng of screeching creatures, old reactions begin to resurface. This…

Netflix’s ‘The Witcher’ showrunner leaves Twitter after racist backlash

For a show that doesn’t actually exist yet, Netflix‘s The Witcher is provoking a lot of strong opinions. Some because it’s based on a massively popular video game and book series, some because Henry…

LGBT Pride flags in the new ‘Spider-Man’ game have folks smiling

There’s a lot to be happy about with Marvel’s Spider-Man, the new web-slinging superhero video game from Sony and Insomniac, The Daily Dot’s AJ Moser called it “the most authentic Spider-Man game…