Five things we learned from our In Conversation video chat with Kid Bookie

Next month, South East Londoner Kid Bookie will release his cathartic debut album ‘Cheaper Than Therapy’. The genre-spanning record offers rage-fuelled, screamo-trap-metal anthems that...

Watch Metronomy x Pinty perform ‘Half An Inch’ for NME Home Sessions

For the latest edition of NME’s Home Sessions we're joined by Metronomy and Pinty, who perform a stripped back version of 'Half An Inch'. 'Half An...

Watch Clinton Kane perform ‘Chicken Tendies’, ‘I Guess I’m In Love’ and ‘Hopeless’ for NME Home Sessions

For the latest NME Home Sessions video, we’re joined by singer-songwriter Clinton Kane who treats us to performances of ‘Chicken Tendies’, ‘Hopeless’ and his...

‘Deathloop’ still has one more secret left to uncover

These days it doesn’t take long for the internet sleuths to pick apart a game for all its hidden secrets, and ‘Deathloop’ the latest (and arguably greatest) game from Arkane Studios and Bethesda has been received incredibly well, with people digging into everything it has to offer. But apparently, there’s one major secret left to uncover, and that’s coming from someone who worked on the level designs.

‘Borderlands’ developer Gearbox Software has a new president

The company behind the incredibly successful ‘Borderlands’ series is having a good time of it, it seems. There’s been a little bit of a shake up, and there’s a new president of the software side of things, though the co-founder of the company, Randy Pitchford is going nowhere, having sort of been promoted. It’s all a bit confusing.

The original Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon is free to keep

In celebration of the 20th anniversary of the series, Ubisoft has announced a brand new game and made the original Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon game free to keep, as well as some DLC for the more modern day sequels.

Metroidvania title ‘FIST: Forged in Shadow Torch’ has suddenly appeared on Steam

It was one of the quieter releases this year in a very busy calendar, but ‘FIST: Forged in Shadow Torch’ hit PlayStation platforms in September. And while it may not be the most catchy name you’ve ever heard, it did well with the critics, sitting on an 80 metascore, and now, with very little fanfare, it’s been released on PC, via Steam as well, with some added extras.

‘Back 4 Blood’ leads the charge for October’s Game Pass additions

For those who played and enjoyed the beta of ‘Back 4 Blood’, the wait for the full game to come out has felt like an age, but not only is it due pretty imminently, it’s coming to Game Pass for PC and Xbox on the same day it is released, and is leading the charge for October’s decent list of Game Pass additions.

‘Battlefield 2042’ has cross progression and dual entitlement

After delaying the game by a month, EA and DICE are delivering some good news, and it’s directly aimed at those people who haven’t been able to secure or afford a new-generation console yet. The developer doesn’t want to leave anyone behind, so everyone is getting dual entitlement.

Major ‘Genshin Impact’ update brings new island and a new character

The free to play game that took the world by storm on PlayStation, PC, and mobile devices is getting even bigger this month, as update 2.2 is hitting ‘Genshin Impact’ to bring a new character, new area, and plenty of other content.