Sea of Thieves’ big Tall Tale adventures are finally getting checkpoints

Sea of Thieves’ big Tall Tale adventures are finally getting checkpoints

One of my favorite things about Sea of Thieves is doing Tall Tales, the complex, multi-part adventures that collectively make up the game’s narrative backbone. One of my least-favorite things is that they can’t be saved midpoint: If you quit before you’re finished, all progress and rewards will be lost. That’s not great for players […]
Far Cry 5 is free to play this weekend

Far Cry 5 is free to play this weekend

I like Far Cry 5 for a couple of reasons. For one, it’s the game Ubisoft used to brutally own James, an incident that I will never get tired of mentioning every time Far Cry 5 comes up. (Sorry James.) It’s also a really good sandbox shooter, not quite up...
Dishonored studio Arkane teases 20th anniversary celebration plans

Dishonored studio Arkane teases 20th anniversary celebration plans

I find it hard to believe that Arkane Studios has been around for 20 years, but facts are facts: It was founded in 1999, released its first game (the brilliant Arx Fatalis) in 2002, and—with all due respect—languished in relative obscurity until Dishonored put it on...