Despite updates, some Animal Crossing fans are burned out

Despite updates, some Animal Crossing fans are burned out

Animal Crossing: New Horizons has only been out since March 20th, but the game’s most die-hard fans have already sunk hundreds of hours into the slice-of-life simulator. They’ve customized their entire island — and in some cases, torn it all down and re-customized it from scratch — filled out their museum, and curated their towns … Read more

Microsoft launches new Family Safety app for iOS and Android

Microsoft launches new Family Safety app for iOS and Android

Microsoft is launching a new Family Safety app for iOS and Android today. The software giant has been testing the app in recent months, and it’s designed to allow families to manage screentime and app usage. Parents can use the Family Safety app to receive reports on app usage and overall screentime and even set … Read more

Valorant’s new agent, Killjoy, teased by Riot on Twitter

Valorant’s new agent, Killjoy, teased by Riot on Twitter

Valorant’s next season is set to start around Aug. 4 — the exact date is still unknown — and Riot’s already teasing the new Agent that’s likely to come with it. The new Agent’s first teaser came via cryptic tweet with a short message and a few images. The tweet’s message is the phrase “who … Read more

Microsoft’s Family Safety app is now available to all

Microsoft's Family Safety app is now available to all

If you just want to keep tabs on your little one, the app can be configured to send a weekly ‘activity report’ email that breaks down their screen time by device and application. The idea, of course, is to help you know when there’s a problem and start a conversation with your loved ones. Finally, … Read more

Xbox Games with Gold August 2020 free games announced

Xbox Games with Gold August 2020 free games announced

Xbox Live Gold subscribers and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members are getting four free games in August thanks to Xbox Games with Gold. Players can pick up the first of the month’s free games on Aug. 1 with Portal Knights, a third-person action RPG, and MX Unleashed, a classic Xbox dirt bike game with the … Read more