Author: Charles

Win this SteelSeries headset and Neverwinter goodies on the PCG forums

Right now you can mosey on down to the PC Gamer forums to get the chance to win a SteelSeries headset and some Neverwinter content thanks to SteelSeries and Perfect World Entertainment. Neverwinter's 22nd module, Dragonbone Vale, is now available on PC and Valindra Shadowmantle is back. The antagonist is making a return alongside the […]

Final Fantasy 7 Remake’s plot twist is genius

Final Fantasy VII fans were expecting the 2020 Remake to be a faithful retelling of the original story. Square Enix had other plans: the final few chapters of Final Fantasy VII Remake wildly diverge from the original’s ending, introducing far-reaching consequences for the lore and inciting plenty of outrage from some players as a result. […]

IO Interactive offers free Hitman 3 upgrades on Steam after ugly launch

In response to Hitman 3's “mixed” user reviews on Steam, IO Interactive has announced that everyone who purchased the game on the storefront will be given a free upgrade to a higher-tier edition of the game. Hitman 3 was one of the best games of 2021, but it was hit with a flood of negative […]

Epic’s next free game is a platformer from Donkey Kong Country vets

It’s Thursday, and you know what that means – another round of free PC games from the Epic Games Store. This week, you can grab the post-apocalyptic action game Daemon x Machina, and as ever, Epic has revealed next week’s freebie, too, which isn’t to be missed if you like platform games or Donkey Kong […]

Apex Legends’ flying city is getting a violent relocation next season

Olympus has been conspicuously absent from Apex Legends during Season 11. But while we're all excited to return to the fan-favourite floating city, it's looking a wee bit worse for wear in the new launch trailer for Season 12: Defiance.  Earlier this week we were reintroduced to Mad Maggie, a tooth-spitting rebel who'll be joining […]

New Apex Legends: Defiance trailer shows off a wrecked Olympus

Apex Legends’ Olympus map is going to look pretty different next season. Following some teases, Respawn Entertainment has now shown off a new trailer that puts Olympus’s newly wrecked state front and centre. The trailer starts with Mad Maggie being thrown from a dropship into the map for a typical battle royale game. After fleeing […]

How to get into PC gaming without actually having a PC

It's no secret that there's a component shortage ravaging the PC building market, with demand exceeding supply by a long shot due to a boatload of depressing factors I'm not going to get into here. Currently, thanks to this fact, there's a less-than-useful PC sitting in my cupboard, with a great big hole where the […]