GYGO: Epic vs Apple, Facebook’s Oculus, Shakeups at Lab Zero

GYGO: Epic vs Apple, Facebook’s Oculus, Shakeups at Lab Zero

Howdy, everyone! What have you been playing lately? As part of my gauntlet of Dad Games in 2020, I recently finished God of War. Now I’m catching up on some speedruns from Summer Games Done Quick, which raised more than $2.3 million for Doctors Without Borders last week. (I really enjoyed the Arkham City run by ShikenNuggets!) Now, here’s the other news… (more…)

GYGO: Epic vs Apple, Facebook’s Oculus, Shakeups at Lab Zero

GYGO: Epic Games vs. Apple and Google, Twitch Copyright Strikes, and More

Happy Wednesday! What games are you playing lately? I’ve been playing Skyrim on Switch a lot, which has been a completely different experience from my hundreds of hours playing Skyrim with mods on PC. I always played Skyrim with godlike abilities including extraordinary health, really high jumping, and a spell to unlock doors and chests without lock picking. I also miss mods that introduced custom houses into the world, like modern apartments, cute treehouses, and massive palaces. Besides Skyrim, I’m also playing Stardew Valley, The Division 2, Destiny 2, and Elder Scrolls Online. Feel free to tweet at me if you want to talk about any games!

Let us know on Twitter what you’re playing! Here’s this week’s news and links: (more…)

GYGO: Epic vs Apple, Facebook’s Oculus, Shakeups at Lab Zero

GYGO: Blizzard and Hong Kong, PS5 Details, and My Little Pony Pokemon

Happy Wednesday! What games are you playing lately? I finally beat Watch Dogs 2, which I highly recommend. If you like exploring open world cities like in GTA V and Spider-Man, you’ll enjoy the San Francisco Bay setting of Watch Dogs 2. Plus, it lets you do something you can’t do in GTA V or Spider-Man: (more…)

This Month In Yikes: May 2019

This Month In Yikes: May 2019

Welcome to This Month in Yikes, a new column where we round up the worst behavior of the month in a single column. From sales gone awry to the evergreen issue of harassment in video games, May felt especially long and fraught with drama.

We began and ended May with some news from Gearbox that dotted the spectrum from strange to terrible. Here’s the rundown on that and everything else that occurred in the middle of the Randy Pitchford sandwich. (more…)

GYGO: Epic vs Apple, Facebook’s Oculus, Shakeups at Lab Zero

GYGO: Death Stranding, Coming Home, and Dangerous DMs

Hello, friends and welcome to this week’s GYGO! I’m Avery, Sidequest’s resident little red panda, and I’ve dug my way out of my ever-growing blanket pile again to bring you this week’s biggest weekly gaming news. (more…)