Have you tried… Overcooked but in space with Spacelines from the Far Out?

Scramble to run a spaceship with pals in Spacelines from the Far Out

Owner of itch.io accuses newly launched alternative w3itch.io of theft

As well as copying another site's UI, w3itch.io is apparently selling games without their creators' consent.

The best free PC games in 2022

A curated selection of our favorite free PC games right now.

Controversial tactical shooter Ready or Not returns to Steam after brief removal

The disappearance was tied to a nightclub level added on the anniversary of the Pulse shooting, but not due to its objectionable content.

Steam's most-wishlisted game admits to using some 'volunteer' workers

Fntastic has come under fire for using unpaid labor to help develop The Day Before, one of the most anticipated games on Steam.

Have you tried... going green with a bear, an axe and cute indie LumbearJack?

Destroy an evil corporation as a bear with an axe to grind

Escape Academy does an impressive job of recreating the escape room experience

And doing some stuff real escape rooms can't do, too.

The Steam Summer Sale has begun, and it's a little weird this year

Valve is trying something different with the big seasonal Steam event.

Five new Steam games you probably missed (June 20, 2022)

Sorting through every new game on Steam so you don't have to.

It took me maybe 10 seconds to fall in love with Schim

This indie game about jumping from shadow to shadow is interactive modern art.

The makers of Cloudpunk reveal Nivalis, a 'slice of life simulation in a cyberpunk world'

The new game from Ion Lands will put the great, crumbling cyberpunk city in a very different perspective.

Put on cabarets and fight nightmarish monsters in Decarnation next year

Face your demons in this horror adventure game.

Kingdoms Rise developer Flyleap calls it quits, leaving game unfinished

Ten years of development goes out the window in one short post.

Cure ailments with alchemy in Stardew-like town sim Potion Permit

This upcoming town and life sim gives you a lab and a town full of new neighbors to cure.

How to watch Wholesome Direct's indie game showcase

Take a break from the big budget flash and relax with a showcase of upcoming indie games.

Waiting for Hollow Knight: Silksong is the new waiting for Elden Ring

Every big press conference is a new opportunity for disappointment.

How to watch the 2022 Devolver Direct showcase

Get ready for the "Marketing Countdown to Marketing" and Suda51 hosting.

Little Witch in the Woods has a talking hat, but doesn't quite have that Stardew charm

The Early Access witch-life sim has the collecting and crafting down pat though, and cat-collecting is on the way.

The best indie games to play right now

These are the best indies available, according to the PC Gamer staff.

Five new Steam games you probably missed (June 6, 2022)

Sorting through every new game on Steam so you don't have to.

For the price of one AAA game, you can get hundreds of queer indies in this bundle

The giant bundle of queer games is back for pride month.

Great moments in PC Gaming: Releasing your first game

Leaving your mark on the great tapestry of games history.

Award-winning puzzle game Monument Valley is heading to PC in a new collection

The Alba: A Wildlife Adventure dev is bringing back one of its classic games

V Rising developers talk about the 'journey' to full release

Notes that development updates "might not come as frequently at first."

Cute indie games keep trying to make me cry, and I choose to blame Pixar

Peaceful worlds. Adorable characters. Wholesome fun. Overwhelming grief.

Kitori Academy is like an indie Hogwarts Legacy but with more cats

Move over Dumbledore, a frog headmaster is where it’s at

This adorable WIP project is like Townscaper with castles

Procedurally generating long lost history.

Five new Steam games you probably missed (May 30, 2022)

Sorting through every new game on Steam so you don't have to.

Crystal Project is a love letter to JRPGs and job systems

The indie RPG features a seamless, non-linear open world to sandbox in.

Unexplored 2 review

Despite strong art and a clever roleplaying system, Unexplored 2 struggles to hit its stride.

This Chinese indie RPG brings 'wuxia games of the MS-DOS era' to Unreal Engine 4

Become a martial arts hero exploring a gorgeous retro game world in Codename: Wandering Sword.

Five new Steam games you probably missed (May 23, 2022)

Sorting through every new game on Steam so you don't have to.

Scratch that post-Elden Ring itch with sci-fi soulslike Dolmen

Robo dudes do battle with gross-out aliens in this colorful sci-fi RPG.

V Rising doesn't make me feel much like a vampire

Unless I've forgotten a chapter in Dracula where he collects crafting material to upgrade his pants.

V Rising is more than Valheim with vampires

But they're both adept at keeping me playing until dawn.

I'm still riding the high of unlocking Tunic's secret language

Playing amateur linguist in Tunic is some of the best fun I've had this year.

V Rising developers will make offline mode available 'as soon as possible'

"It's our estimation that offline play should be available some time in the next couple of days, but may be earlier."


Vampire survival game V Rising is out now

Five new Steam games you probably missed (May 16, 2022)

Trying to understand four-dimensional Minecraft broke my brain

Cantata is fascinating but sometimes ponderous logistics porn

Rimworld meets Banished in this blandly-named city-builder

Harvest, craft, and avoid 'old-timey diseases' in this medieval city sim from the makers of Grim Dawn

Five new Steam games you probably missed (February 28, 2022)

A Game Award trophy that's been missing for four years turned up on eBay

Steam Next Fest kicks off with more than 600 demos and developer livestreams

Napoleonic shooter Holdfast gets a free total conversion to WWI

Milk Outside a Bag of Milk Outside a Bag of Milk is a chance to examine a me outside a bag of me

Classic videogame designs meet modern art in Please, Touch the Artwork

Worldle is Wordle, except for geography

Five new Steam games you probably missed (February 14, 2022)

Great moments in PC gaming: Feeding the bear in The Long Dark

Sorry, Re-Logic isn't teasing Terraria 2, it's just 'good fun' banter with fans

Assemble a crew and rip off the king in this new Thief-style stealth adventure

The best weapons in Project Zomboid

Project Zomboid traits guide

When you should watch TV in Project Zomboid

'NFTs are a scam', says indie game marketplace itch.io

Explore frozen wastes and cozy fixed-camera interiors in indie RPG Mortal Crux

Five new Steam games you probably missed (May 9, 2022)

Five new Steam games you probably missed (February 7, 2022)

Twelve Minutes is coming for Nintendo Switch

Summer Game Fest is coming on June 9

Loot River, the 'Diablo and Tetris had a baby' game, is out today

Here's adorably delightful metroidvania Haiku, the Robot

This claymation indie gem has become my new go-to party game