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Uncertain Future Several outlets have gone hands-on with the upcoming Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League live service, shooter-looter game, but opinions aren't positive.
Yoga Love Lenovo has announced sweeping updates to its Yoga line of devices, including Intel Core Ultra for most devices like the Yoga 9i 2-in-1 and Yoga Book.
LOQ and Loaded Lenovo's next-gen Legion lineup looks mostly the same, but 14th Gen Intel and the return of two fan-favorites redesigned is still exciting.
More of the Best HP has revealed the brand-new HP Spectre x360 14 and 16, two premium thin-and-light 2-in-1 Windows laptops with Intel Core Ultra and 120Hz OLED displays.
OMEN Power The brand-new HP OMEN Transcend 14 is a powerful and portable 14-inch gaming laptop that shares a lot of its DNA with the ultra-premium Spectre x360 14.
Transcend Indeed The HP OMEN Transcend 32 is a 4K, 240Hz, gaming-focused 32-inch monitor that combines all of HP's best design and features into one premium monitor.
Minecraft Movie Jack Black has been confirmed for the Minecraft movie slated to release in 2025, starring alongside Jason Mamoa. Black may possibly be playing Steve.
New to XGP Every month means new Xbox Game Pass games. Keep track of everything coming and going with our comprehensive guide.
Alternative Xbox Controls Behold our list of all the best Xbox games with mouse and keyboard support.
GOTY With 2023 nearing its final hours, I look back at some of the best Xbox and PC games of 2023... Even though I haven't played Baldur's Gate 3 or Alan Wake 2 yet.
Review The Acer Swift X 14 pairs powerful internals with an amazing OLED screen, but a boring design, bloated software, and inconsistent network performance hold it back.
Folklore Horror I'm closing out 2023 with one last 2023-released game, and it ended up being one of my favorites of the year. Bramble: The Mountain King is a hidden gem.
Review The Live Gamer ULTRA 2.1 is a premium capture box for recording up to 4K @ 60 FPS footage on practically any HDMI-connected device, and it's a pretty great option.
Review My review of the Audeze Maxwell wireless gaming headset for Xbox and PC details the absolutely incredible sound quality and all the little flaws.
Echoes My first experience with turn-based JRPGs was Octopath Traveler, but after 30 hours I just didn't want to play anymore. Chained Echoes was different.
Review I'd never heard of OBSBOT before reviewing the Tiny 2, but suddenly, it's the best place to get a premium webcam packed with every feature you could need.
Review ASUS has surprised me at every turn with its Zenbook 14X OLED, a ridiculously fun laptop that performs exceptionally well even before Intel Ultra arrives.
It's Me! I got a random package from Funko, and inside was a miniature version of myself. It turns out you can become a Funko POP right now.
Key Control We've compiled a list of the very best Xbox gaming keyboards to pair with your current-gen Xbox Series X|S console, for more control in-game.
Real World Minecraft The Noble Collection sent me some of its new Minecraft collectibles, and I came away genuinely impressed with the quality on offer.
Review The Lenovo Legion Pro 7i (Gen 8) is one of the best gaming laptops you can buy in this price range, as long as you're okay with its minor issues.
Armored Dillos Minecraft Preview 184.108.40.206 is now available to interested testers, and brings Armadillos, Wolf Armor, and 4K resolutions on Xbox Series X|S.
Preview I have little experience with the Prince of Persia franchise, so I was interested in checking out the latest from Ubisoft. After a preview session, I'm excited.
Update Turn 10 Studios has released Forza Motorsport (2023) Update 3.0 to players across Xbox Series X|S and PC. Here's what you need to know.