Star Wars: Squadrons will support full HOTAS setups

Star Wars: Squadrons will support full HOTAS setups

One of the things that’s turned me off of space combat sims over the past couple of decades is the decline of the joystick. When PC gaming was new, joysticks were standard equipment, and not just for flight simulators—old Sierra adventure games supported joystick inputs too. But the advent of the FPS and RTS genres […]
Elite Dangerous: Odyssey won’t launch with VR support

Elite Dangerous: Odyssey won’t launch with VR support

Elite Dangerous: Odyssey offers the tantalising promise of, at last, being able to jump out of your ship and go for a wander. The expansion, due out early next year, sounds like the most significant update to the space sim yet, but Frontier has confirmed that...
The Xbox (Beta) app has started to roll out mod support

The Xbox (Beta) app has started to roll out mod support

As the popularity of the Xbox Game Pass on PC has grown, the shortcomings of the Xbox (Beta) launcher have become clear. While the app itself is generally quite functional, some key features of PC gaming are lacking: Like mods. Games that would be easily modded on...