Culture and Criticism
Cheaters Hacked an AI Bot—and Beat the Rocket League Elite
Expert players of the popular vehicular soccer game have been caught out by lesser players using a superhuman bot built on cutting-edge machine learning.
Toxicity in Gaming Is Rampant. This Nonprofit Is Fighting Back
Take This is celebrating 10 years of fostering inclusive, safe, and collaborative spaces for everyone in the community.
A 3D Printing Renaissance Is Coming for Tabletop Games
The technology could draw more players into the pricey hobby by allowing individuals to design their own pieces and even develop their own games.
Gear & Tips
7 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Elgato Stream Deck
This LCD control panel is a popular tool for streamers, but you can use it to obtain real work done.
The Best Nintendo Switch Games for Every Kind of Player
From Hyrule to Hallownest, these are our absolute favorite video game escapes for the OLED Switch, Switch, and Switch Lite.
Reviews and Impressions
Pentiment May Be the Best New Game You’ve Never Heard Of
A crash course in 16th-century German history? Sold!
Daytime Horror Returns with the Texas Chain Saw Massacre Game
This adaptation of a classic ’70s horror movie lets you slash through the sunlight.