Steam tweaks recommended games to de-emphasize popular titles

Discovery on Steam is something that has always been difficult to perfect, due in part to the sheer number of games on the service. Steam has attempted to improve the discovery system over the years, and while some aspects have gotten better, sometimes people still encounter recommendations that don’t make much sense. Today, Valve issued an update to Steam Discovery, … Continue reading

World of Warcraft Classic review: Second time lucky

How on earth are you supposed to review something like World of Warcraft Classic? Not only are MMOs hard to review in the first place given their emphasis on community, but WoW Classic is already a known quantity. We already played this game 15 years ago – or, more specifically, 13 years ago as WoW Classic is based on patch … Continue reading

New Steam Labs features launch for experimental game-finding

Several new experimental features were released today in Steam in the system called Steam Labs. This ecosystem is a place where Valve tests its newest ways in which users can find, view, follow along with, and likely BUY new games. Users can have a peek at the system through Steam Labs right this minute – assuming you’re all about testing … Continue reading

Predator Thronos Air makes Acer’s gaming chair even wilder

The Predator Thronos is a gaming chair – an amalgamation of parts made by Acer to exemplify the most extreme state of gamer they’re able to offer. They made this device not to appeal to the masses, but to draw our eye from the competition. This is not the first time we’ve seen such an offering from Acer – in … Continue reading

Ubisoft Uplay+ subscription service released: Here are the basics

Back at E3 2019, Ubisoft made something of a surprise announcement, revealing that it was getting into the subscription game. Perhaps it shouldn’t be that surprising considering how much entertainment companies seem to love the Netflix model these days, but regardless, Ubisoft’s service is called Uplay+ and it’s officially launching today. What do you get with Uplay+? For as long … Continue reading

Well, I’m addicted to World of Warcraft again

A week ago today, World of Warcraft Classic launched. During this past week, I’ve been playing it pretty much whenever possible, and it certainly doesn’t seem like I’m alone there. Shortly after WoW Classic launched, it had over one million viewers on Twitch, and even now as I write this, it’s sitting at a very respectable 244,000 viewers – still … Continue reading

How to remotely queue for WoW Classic while you work

We’re now a couple of days out from the launch of World of Warcraft Classic, and unfortunately, the insanely long queue times don’t seem to be getting any better. Players are facing 6+ hour queue times just to get into some of the more popular WoW Classic realms, and though Blizzard has added more servers in the time since launch, … Continue reading