Hayden Dingman

Games Reporter

Hayden writes about games for PCWorld and doubles as the resident Zork enthusiast.

Cooler Master SK630 review: Low-profile gaming keyboards are officially a trend

Heaven's Vault review: In search of lost time

Heaven's Vault review: In search of lost time

Inkle's archaeological adventure is rough around the edges, but Heaven's Vault's unique language translation mechanic and its effect on player choice more than make up for it.

Microsoft's Xbox One S All-Digital Edition finally joins PC gamers in the disc-less future

Microsoft's Xbox One S All-Digital Edition finally joins PC gamers in the disc-less future

Nearly a decade after the PC went all-digital, the Xbox One is finally doing the same—or at least one version of the Xbox One. It won't save you much, though.

Anno 1800 review: An Industrial Revolution but not a design revolution

Anno 1800 review: An Industrial Revolution but not a design revolution

Anno 1800 bolsters the hybrid city-builder-slash-strategy series with some quality-of-life improvements and truly impressive technical feats, but old interface issues continue to hold it back.

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order revealed at Star Wars Celebration with a story-centric trailer

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order revealed at Star Wars Celebration with a story-centric trailer

Respawn's promising this is the "singleplayer, story-driven" Star Wars game you've been waiting for, and it's due to release later in 2019.

The Sinking City hands-on preview: Like Sherlock Holmes, but weird

The Sinking City hands-on preview: Like Sherlock Holmes, but weird

Sherlock Holmes never had it this rough, as Frogwares brings its decade of detective game experience to a Lovecraft-inspired world.

Lenovo Legion Y7000 review: A smart, sophisticated gaming laptop you can actually afford

Lenovo Legion Y7000 review: A smart, sophisticated gaming laptop you can actually afford

Lenovo's Legion Y7000 is a smart, sophisticated gaming laptop that will perform admirably for at least a few years—and at a competitive price point.

Remnant: From the Ashes and the search for the infinitely replayable shooter

Remnant: From the Ashes and the search for the infinitely replayable shooter

Darksiders III developer Gunfire Games is back with another project—yes, already—and this time it's a Souls-inspired shooter with procedurally generated levels.

Best gaming keyboards: Our picks for the top budget, mid-tier, and RGB boards
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Best gaming keyboards: Our picks for the top budget, mid-tier, and RGB boards

We sifted through the latest and greatest mechanical keyboards to come up with our top recommendations.

HyperX Alloy FPS RGB review: Rainbow lights and silver switches at an affordable price

HyperX Alloy FPS RGB review: Rainbow lights and silver switches at an affordable price

HyperX's entry-level Alloy FPS keyboard gets an RGB upgrade but otherwise stays the same, for better and for worse.

Microsoft powers up Windows 10's Game Bar with truly useful tools for PC enthusiasts

Microsoft powers up Windows 10's Game Bar with truly useful tools for PC enthusiasts

Performance tracking, Spotify integration, better volume management tools, and cross-platform chat are all coming to the Windows 10 Game Bar.

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4's battle royale mode Blackout is free to play throughout April

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4's battle royale mode Blackout is free to play throughout April

Yeah, you read that right: An entire month of free Blackout for people who haven't purchased Call of Duty: Black Ops 4. At some point, you have to wonder whether there's a free-to-play pivot in the works.

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