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An armored warrior raises a sword against a fantasy-style monster in Throne and Liberty.

Amazon's Throne and Liberty MMO is coming to the west in September

The company will be hoping for another Lost Ark-sized hit from this free-to-play game.

Amazon will bring free-to-play MMO Throne and Liberty to North America, South America, Europe and Japan in September. It'll be available on PC, PS5 and Xbox Series X/S.

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Kris Holt
Kris Holt
6 hours ago
Habbo Hotel Origins

Habbo Hotel Origins brings the original PC game back to life

Welcome back to the (slightly sketchy) hotel of your childhood.

The 2005 PC game Habbo Hotel is back.

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Cristina Alexander
Cristina Alexander
21 hours ago
From the launch trailer

Paradox Interactive closes Life By You’s studio after canceling the life sim game

All 24 employees of Paradox Tectonic are out of work.

Life By You, which was scrapped yesterday after multiple delays, was the studio's only game.

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Danny Gallagher
Danny Gallagher
a day ago

Latest reviews and previews

Tales of the Shire

Tales of the Shire is a cozy village sim where you can’t run, but you can skip

Bilbo Crossing.

The march of big-budget Tolkien fantasy has hit gaming yet again. While ignoring Gollum’s misadventures, another game, Tales of the Shire, offers a gentler, low-stakes way to play in the universe of Bagginses, lembas bread, and Gandalf.

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Mat Smith
Mat Smith
5 hours ago
Black Myth: Wukong

Black Myth: Wukong is pretty, intriguing and as challenging as it looks

Am I actually interested in a difficult game?

Black Myth: Wukong is gorgeous. It’s built up a lot of momentum, feeding trailer after gorgeous trailer, and at Summer Game Fest this year, We finally got to play it. Is it just a gorgeous tech demo with a heavy dose of Chinese mythology or your next gaming challenge?

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Mat Smith
Mat Smith
06.18.2024
Metaphor: ReFantazio

Metaphor: ReFantazio feels like a JRPG free from restraint and sanity

If you’ve been itching for a new Persona game, this is probably going to be your jam.

Atlus' giant fantasy RPG 'Metaphor: ReFantazio' has been a long time in the making. After rolling through a demo at Summer Game Fest last weekend, I’m dying to play it.

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Aaron Souppouris
Aaron Souppouris
06.14.2024
Neva

Neva hands-on: A grand achievement in emotional game design

And a stellar platformer.

Neva is going to make me cry.

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Jessica Conditt
Jessica Conditt
06.14.2024
Phoenix Springs

Phoenix Springs offers breathtaking beauty in a desolate neo-noir world

I desperately want to play all of it, right now.

Take me back.

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Jessica Conditt
Jessica Conditt
06.13.2024
Skate Story hands-on: Kick, push, shatter

Skate Story hands-on: Kick, push, shatter

Repeat.

Skate Story encourages you to enter a peak state early on, only so you can chase that feeling the rest of the game.

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Jessica Conditt
Jessica Conditt
06.13.2024

The best gaming tech

The best gaming monitors

The best gaming monitors in 2024

Refresh rate, resolution and response times? Let Engadget help you demystify it all.

Choosing any computer monitor can be tricky, but it gets even more confusing when you want a new display for gaming. Here's everything you need to know before buying a gaming monitor, plus the best gaming monitors you can get today.

Ramattra in 'Overwatch 2'

The best free games in 2024 that you can start playing today

Some great games don't cost a thing.

These are the best free games you can play today, as chosen by Engadget editors.

The best Xbox games

The best Xbox games for 2024

Whether you have Series X, Series S, One X or One S, there's something here for you.

Here's a list of the best games for Xbox One and Xbox Series X/S, as chosen by Engadget editors.

The best PC games

The 20 best PC games you can play right now for 2024

Where to start with a juggernaut like PC gaming?

Here is a list of the best PC games you can get right now, as chosen by Engadget editors.

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