I’m a nosy girl, so I can’t entirely blame Guybrush for being a little salty, and it’s been three damn decades and he still doesn’t know what the secrets of Monkey Island are. But hey, anything can happen – after all, returning to Monkey Island is a real release.
This month, we’re talking to Ron Gilbert about a sequel that shouldn’t exist. The Old Monkey Island team has a new perspective, from an evolving art style to a modern point-and-click gameplay. After all these years, what is the plan of our dear Guybrush Threepwood? Fans of Monkey Island also love the Subscriber cover featuring gorgeous art from Guybrush’s favorite zombie pirate friend LeChuck.
We also got to sit down with Naoki Yoshida, director and producer of Final Fantasy XIV, to look back on the acclaimed MMORPG’s remarkable 12 months and see what happens in the years ahead for Yoshida and our Warriors of Light. what.
It’s that time of year again: our PC Gamer Top 100 is here. With blood dripping, hair being ripped out, and tears falling, we’re fighting to identify the 100 best PC games you can play right now. There were some tough choices to make this year – we bumped into some classics while others soared to the very best. However, we think this list is pretty good and reflects our current team and where PC gaming stands today.
For reviews, this month you can get a sneak peek at our take on everyone’s new favorite four-legged friend in Stray. If Spider is more for you (first, why?) then we also get the inside scoop on Spider-Man Remake as it finally hits PC, and what it takes to see what it takes to run a college on a two-point campus.
On our hardware page, we’re discussing whether RGB has begun to die in colorful, flashy ways as chassis and peripherals mature, and shed the old days of rainbow light shows. With money tighter for many of us, we’ve also looked at budget cases that can help us keep in touch with our hobbies while saving some money.
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- How do you develop a sequel that shouldn’t have happened? Ron Gilbert recounts his journey back to Monkey Island.
- In 2021, Final Fantasy XIV took hold, and ultimately suffered its own success in the process. How does Naoki Yoshida see all this and what is the future of gaming?
- Digital Extremes keeps us dreaming with Soulframe.
- Reviews of games big and small, including Stray, Two Point Campus, and Spider-Man Remastered.
- A convenient way to become a PC gamer on a budget.
- there are more!