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Left Alive’s Metal Gear artist mechs have us super-intrigued

Left Alive’s Metal Gear artist mechs have us super-intrigued

Square Enix arrived at the Tokyo Game Show prepared, it seems. Not only did it reveal that Final Fantasy IX is coming to PlayStation 4 today, but it also announced that it has a new shooter in the works. The game is called Left Alive, and it'll be launching for PS4 and PC sometime next year.

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PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds breaks Steam record for most concurrent players

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds breaks Steam record for most concurrent players

Steam's all-time record for the most concurrent players has been broken by the game that almost everyone is talking about these days: PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds. Even though it was released six month ago, and still remains in early access, Battlegrounds' growth has shown no signs of slowing down. The multiplayer shooter has become one of Twitch's most-viewed games, and just last week it reached the 1 million concurrent players milestone on Steam.

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PUBG’s September update detailed with map tweaks and a new weapon

PUBG’s September update detailed with map tweaks and a new weapon

It's time for PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds to receive its monthly update, and this one sure seems to be a big one. The update is hitting PUBG's test servers today, which means that - barring some major issue that needs to be patched out immediately - it'll be arriving on live servers later this week. Patch notes aren't the only thing we're getting today, as PUBG developer Bluehole also gave us new information on upcoming features.

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Steam banned in Malaysia over religious-themed fighting game

Steam banned in Malaysia over religious-themed fighting game

Steam was temporarily banned across the country of Malaysia on Friday after a new fighting game on the service was found to be in violation of local laws. The Malaysian government ordered a nationwide block on Steam as the game called Fight of Gods did not adhere to religious-and-racial-unity laws, and was a threat to "racial unity and harmony."

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PUBG joins an exclusive Steam club

PUBG joins an exclusive Steam club

It's kind of difficult to overstate the success of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds at this point. Ever since it entered early access in March, the game has been hitting sales milestones quickly, most recently boasting an insane 10 million sales. Today, PUBG passed another milestone that's arguably just as important as total sales, becoming the top game in terms of concurrent players on Steam.

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Skyrim: Special Edition is free to play on Xbox One and PC this weekend

Skyrim: Special Edition is free to play on Xbox One and PC this weekend

If you're one of the six people left on Earth who haven't played Skyrim yet, then Microsoft, Valve, and Bethesda have some very exciting news for you. Skyrim: Special Edition will be free to play this weekend on Xbox One and Steam, giving you the chance to dive into the cold, harsh lands of Skyrim at no initial cost. This free weekend is already underway, so you can download the game now and start playing right away.

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PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds isn’t slowing down with latest milestone

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds isn’t slowing down with latest milestone

It's been just six months since PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds rolled into early access on Steam. In the time since then, it's become something of a sensation, climbing quickly to one of the most-played games on Steam and becoming one of the most-viewed games on Twitch. While you'd think that this success would slow down eventually, such a decline hasn't actually started yet, as PlayerUnknown himself announced another major milestone for the game today.

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Microsoft mixed reality gets a big boost with Steam support and Halo

Microsoft mixed reality gets a big boost with Steam support and Halo

Microsoft is gearing up for a big week of mixed reality announcements and showcases at IFA 2017, but it's also made a few big reveals ahead of time. Today Microsoft published what could be something of a refresher course to its mixed reality efforts, detailing things like expected pricing (both of mixed reality headset bundles and the PCs that will run them), along with expected content partners and games. Make no mistake, there are certainly some impressive names on that list.

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Darkwood developers put the game on Pirate Bay for those who can’t pay

Darkwood developers put the game on Pirate Bay for those who can’t pay

While most indie game developers would prefer that players didn't pirate their titles, the three-person team calling itself Acid Wizard Studio have done things a bit differently. They've taken their recently released horror game Darkwood and put it up for free on the popular torrent site Pirate Bay, all without any DRM. The reason? They simply want everyone who's interested to play their game, even if they can't afford it.

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Steam Link app now available for Samsung Smart TVs

Steam Link app now available for Samsung Smart TVs

Steam users who happen to own a recent Samsung Smart TV are in luck, as they no longer need to drop $50 on the physical Steam Link box in order to play PC games on their television. Following a beta test back in early July, the official Steam Link app can now be downloaded from the Smart Hub store on Samsung Smart TVs, allowing users to play games from a PC in another room, minus the pre-release bugs.

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Stardew Valley multiplayer mode finally detailed – here’s what to expect

Stardew Valley multiplayer mode finally detailed – here’s what to expect

It's been a long time coming, but today we're finally get significant details about Stardew Valley's upcoming multiplayer mode. Fans of the indie darling have been waiting a long time for these details to be released, and after getting the core systems in place, developer Eric "ConcernedApe" Barone and publisher Chucklefish are ready to share them. Unfortunately, you'll be stuck waiting a while longer if you were hoping that Stardew Valley's multiplayer mode would release this year.

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PUBG just passed a massive Steam milestone

PUBG just passed a massive Steam milestone

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is a phenomenon in the world of PC gaming. The game has only been available since March, but in those four months, it has managed to sell over six million copies. An impressive enough feat for an early access title, but now PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is onto breaking long-held Steam records.

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