Super Smash Bros. Melee emulation now has a fully-featured online mode

Super Smash Bros. Melee didn’t ship with online features—it released in 2001 exclusively for the GameCube. The Dolphin emulator changed that, allowing players to compete online in what is still considered the best competitive Smash game. Those online features are now greatly improved thanks to the development of Slippi, a fan-made plug-in for Dolphin. It […]

PAX will be a 9-day, non-stop online event this year

PAX West, PAX Australia, and EGX have been cancelled as physical events this year, but the organizers behind them are pooling their energy to replace them with a nine-day online event that’ll run 24-hours-a-day for the whole duration. They’re calling it...

Rockstar stops modders from spawning KKK members in Red Dead Online

Rockstar’s multiplayer Wild West-fest Red Dead Online, like the older GTA Online, has its fair share of hackers. Sometimes they do funny things, like turning into two-headed skeletons and punching out cowboys, or messing with Chris in various ways. Other times,...

EVE Online players can help scientists understand the coronavirus

EVE Online’s Project Discovery initiative is back, and after helping scientists study how human cells are built and identify exoplanets it’s now tasking players with analysing data to assist coronavirus research.  Pilots can take a break from their regular...