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Alyx looking out over City 17 while a Vortigaunt looks on in the Half-Life: Alyx NoVR mod

Half-Life: Alyx NoVR Mod Makes Entire Campaign Playable Without VR

If you've been waiting for a chance to play Half-Life: Alyx but you don't own a VR headset, your day may very well have come. Half-Life: Alyx NoVR is, as the name suggests, a mod that lets you play…

April 10, 2023 | 10:37 EDT

The player leaning against a knight in the peaceful Elden Ring mod

Elden Ring Mod Turns It Into A Walking Simulator

Have you ever wished the countless hostile creatures of the Lands Between would just leave you alone? Well, there's now an Elden Ring mod that will make them do just that. Peaceful Ring removes…

December 30, 2022 | 10:43 EST

Screenshot of the new MrBeast Mod, Super Smash Bros Ultimate mod

Super Smash Bros Ultimate Mod Brings MrBeast To The Game

It's showtime! Thanks to a new Super Smash Bros Ultimate mod you can play as iconic and legendary YouTuber MrBeast. The latest mod created by  LN_310 on GameBanana allows you to embody the iconic…

December 29, 2022 | 03:13 EST

A Pokemon Center atop the back of a Walking Mausoleum in the Elden Ring Pokemon Scarlet mashup, with credit to Arestame on Twitter

Elden Ring Pokemon Mashup Looks Terrifying And Brilliant

Elden Ring is a pretty terrifying game. The Lands Between play host to a number of horrible creatures, including the many-limbed Godrick the Grafted, the screeching Deathbirds, and cosmic horrors…

December 29, 2022 | 10:46 EST

Star Wars Dark Forces screenshot showing an Imperial and Darth Vader.

Use The Force Engine 1.0 To Play Star Wars: Dark Forces

The force is with us this Christmas, as The Force Engine's 1.0 update has just been released after three years of development. This means that you now have a much better way to play Star Wars: Dark…

December 20, 2022 | 09:45 EST

Duke Nukem Forever 2001 Restoration Project header showing the 'First Slice' logo and Duke Nukem.

The Duke Nukem Forever 2001 Restoration Mod Is Coming Very Soon

Do you always bet on Duke? You should, because the Duke Nukem Forever 2001 Restoration Project mod is releasing its 'First Slice' (basically the Las Vegas portion of the game) in a couple of days. It…

December 19, 2022 | 10:00 EST

Dying Light 2 screenshot shows a character with a spear facing off against many zombies.

Dying Light 2 Now Has Custom Map Support

Dying Light 2 keeps on chugging, and if you've been waiting to create some custom maps you now can, as Techland has partnered with in order to give you that chance. Basically, the beta…

December 13, 2022 | 11:28 EST

Class archetypes lined up and benefitting from the Sets of Skills mod

Sets of Skills Mod Gives Skyrim Some Class

Ever since Skyrim was released (for the first time) back in 2011, the decision made by Bethesda Game Studios to remove classes from character creation has been a contentious one. Evidence of this can…

December 11, 2022 | 11:00 EST

Warden of the Coast header shows off the logo of the mod.

Warden of the Coast Mod Adds Bioware-Type Story To Skyrim

Warden of the Coast is yet another Skyrim mod, but this one in particular does a bit more to stand out from the pack. For one, it's long, running at an estimated 10-15 hours. It's also fully voiced,…

December 5, 2022 | 10:44 EST

Several Trainers running in different directions in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet

Pokemon Scarlet 60FPS Mod In The Works

A modder is creating a Pokemon Scarlet 60FPS mod to try and make Trainers' journey through Paldea just a little less rough. While the games have been largely well-received, they've come under…

November 28, 2022 | 09:41 EST

Half-Life: Alyx mod header showing the Half-Life: Alyx - Levitation logo and background.

Ambitious Half-Life: Alyx Mod Adds New 4-Hour Campaign

Look up in the sky. What do you see? Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No! It's another Half-Life Alyx mod! Bad jokes aside, Half-Life: Alyx - Levitation is a new campaign mod that adds 3-4 hours of…

November 25, 2022 | 10:41 EST

Morrowind Mod Tamriel Rebuilt logo.

Morrowind Mod Tamriel Rebuilt Adds Hundreds Of New Quests

If you're looking for something to play, one of the biggest Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind mods out there, Tamriel Rebuilt, has just received two new expansions in a massive new update: Dominions of…

November 25, 2022 | 09:35 EST

The player soaring across the skies on a mount in Final Fantasy XIV

Final Fantasy XIV VR Mod Aims To Immerse You In Eorzea

If you've ever wanted to experience Eorzea firsthand through a Final Fantasy XIV VR mod, then your time may almost be here. A pair of enterprising modders are working on a full VR mod for the game,…

November 7, 2022 | 10:31 EST

Screenshot of the Gotham Knights mod with the OG Nightwing character sporting Batman's official suit without the cape

Gotham Knights Mod Lets You Become The Batman

Who doesn't want to become Batman? Maybe a lot of people, but those who do can now live out their dreams with the newest Gotham Knights mod, where you can replace Nightwing's base suit with Batman's…

October 25, 2022 | 12:41 EDT

Screenshot of Skyrim player swinging their mace at a tree like enemy in an open golden field.

New Skyrim Mod Gives More Personality To NPCs

A new Skyrim mod allows for a more interactive and fun playthrough, as it injects the NPCs with a bit more much-needed personality. The Civil War Lines Expansion mod gives both Imperials and…

October 25, 2022 | 11:37 EDT

Street Fighter 6 beta screenshot showing Luke punching Jamie

Capcom Erases Street Fighter 6 Beta From Players' Computers

A group of enterprising players have modded their Street Fighter 6 betas to continue playing after the end of the beta period. This has resulted in Capcom releasing an update to ensure that the…

October 20, 2022 | 10:33 EDT

Harvest Moon Stardew Valley Mod screenshot showing off Mineral Town.

A Harvest Moon Stardew Valley Mod Lets You Explore Mineral Town

Have you been looking for a new farming sim to enjoy? Well, a Harvest Moon Stardew Valley mod might be what the digital farmer ordered. The Welcome to Mineral Town mod brings you back into the world…

October 18, 2022 | 10:54 EDT

Bannerlord Steam Workshop logo showing a knight and a soldier facing off against each other.

Mount & Blade II: Bannerlord Steam Workshop Goes Live

The Mount & Blade II: Bannerlord Steam Workshop has gone live. This is a feature that's been long awaited by Bannerlord players, as the game has been out on Steam's Early Access program for over…

October 14, 2022 | 11:33 EDT

A demon holding a book with the Domino's Pizza logo on it, intended to represent the Oblivion mod that lets you buy Domino's Pizza

Oblivion Mod Lets You Order Actual Domino's Pizza

When you think of the typical Oblivion mod, what do you picture? Endless rolling fields of adventure? New and exciting weaponry? How about the ability to actually order Domino's Pizza to your house?…

October 11, 2022 | 11:51 EDT

A Doom screenshot showing off gameplay of the 1993 classic.

You Can Now Play Doom In Notepad, Obviously

Doom, particularly the first game released in 1993, is eternal. Nearly 30 years after its release, people are still finding new ways to make what was old new again, with Doom running on Notepad being…

October 10, 2022 | 09:48 EDT

Cyberpunk 2077 mod screenshot showing the modded in Humanity system in action.

Cyberpunk 2077 Mod Lets You Become An Edgerunner

Have you watched the hit anime Edgerunners and wanted to become one? A new mod called Wannabe Edgerunner will let you do just that. To summarize, it adds "a very basic Humanity Cost system for…

October 10, 2022 | 11:02 EDT

Codename Loop screenshot showing Gordon off from the top-down perspective.

Half-Life Fan Game Codename: Loop Coming To Steam

Have you ever wondered how Half-Life might play as a twin-stick shooter? You won't have to wonder anymore because Codename: Loop is coming to Steam, although the release date is currently "when it's…

October 6, 2022 | 09:57 EDT

A demon opening its wings as the Unknown fires at it in Metal: Hellsinger

Metal: Hellsinger Mod Support Lets You Rock Out To Custom Tunes

Metal: Hellsinger mod support has finally arrived on PC, allowing you to load in your own custom tunes to the game. You don't have to stop at metal, either; you can mod in any genre from EDM to…

September 27, 2022 | 11:29 EDT

Gordon Freeman standing and looking at a bridge while holding a crossbow in the Half-Life 2 mod that mirrors the game

Half-Life 2 Mod Mirrors The Entire Game

A new Half-Life 2 mod has been released, and unlike many other mods, this one isn't adding any huge new content or overhauling mechanics. Instead, it just mirrors the entire game, so everything that…

September 12, 2022 | 09:29 EDT

Fallout: New Vegas cut content mod screenshot shows off Mojave Outpost

Fallout New Vegas Cut Content Restored In New Mod

If you're in the mood to hop back into the Fallout universe, there's a new mod, LD's Improved New Vegas, that restores Fallout: New Vegas cut content. Players can expect to see re-enabled creatures…

September 6, 2022 | 11:04 EDT

A picture of Spider-Man looking heroic in Marvel's Spider-Man Remastered on PC

Marvel's Spider-Man Remastered PC Modding Tool Released

If you have a copy of Marvel's Spider-Man Remastered on PC, you'll be happy to know that there's now a Marvel's Spider-Man Remastered PC modding tool available on Nexus Mods. Basically, modders are…

August 15, 2022 | 11:42 EDT

fallout 4 mods

The Best Fallout 4 Mods

As janky as they may be, Bethesda's games manage to maintain a strong following throughout the years because of the legion of modders who leap at the opportunity to leave their mark on the game.…

August 5, 2022 | 11:00 EDT

Half-Life: Incursion

Half-Life: Incursion is a Half-Life: Alyx Mod Created by Pros

An interesting new Half-Life: Alyx mod has just released: Half-Life: Incursion, which is a wave-based Half-Life: Alyx mod that has been created by professionals working in the gaming industry. There'…

July 29, 2022 | 10:10 EDT

A dog modded into Stray

Stray Mods Let You Play As Puppers, Pirates, And More

Modders are creating some pretty cute Stray mods now that the game is finally here. If you've ever wanted to swap the adorable kitty for a cute doggo, there's a mod for that, and you'll also find…

July 25, 2022 | 09:17 EDT

A group of skaters skating through a park in Skate 4

Modders Have Already Created Skate 4 Multiplayer Mods

Several groups of modders have apparently already created multiplayer mods for a recently-leaked build of Skate 4. Several passionate communities of Skate players have created fully working servers…

July 14, 2022 | 09:08 EDT

A group of players in the Skyrim co-op mod Skyrim Together Reborn

Skyrim Co-Op Mod Racks Up Over 75k Downloads In Just A Few Days

A new Skyrim co-op mod has managed to rack up more than 75,000 downloads within just a few days of its launch. Skyrim Together Reborn allows groups of between 2 and 8 players to adventure through…

July 11, 2022 | 11:57 EDT

Character of Final Fantasy VII standing before a sunset.

Best Final Fantasy 7 Remake Mods for PC

Now that Final Fantasy VII Remake Intergrade has hacked into the Steam community, players are thrilled to be able to play their favorite title on PC. Fans of the Final Fantasy franchise were thrilled…

July 8, 2022 | 11:00 EDT

Fallout London

Fallout London is an Ambitious Fallout 4 Mod Coming Next Year

If you're looking for a reason to pick up Fallout 4 again, you just might get one next year with the announcement of Fallout London. It's a "DLC-sized mod" that takes place in a version of London…

June 27, 2022 | 09:42 EDT

Stardew Valley 1.6 Modding cover

Stardew Valley 1.6 Will Be a 'Modding-Focused' Update

Eric "ConcernedApe" Barone has effectively confirmed the Stardew Valley 1.6 update is in development, but don't expect a lot of new content -- this next update is focused on making modding better.…

June 24, 2022 | 01:35 EDT

Guards and a townsperson in Daggerfall Unity: GOG Cut

Daggerfall Unity: GOG Cut Modernizes The Classic RPG

A group of modders and GOG have partnered up to release Daggerfall Unity: GOG Cut, a collection of mods and user tweaks for The Elder Scrolls II: Daggerfall. The Daggerfall Unity project has been…

June 15, 2022 | 11:57 EDT

Idol Hotline: Nakayama Miho no Tokimeki High School

Historic Dating Sim Gets First English Translation

After 35 years, Idol Hotline: Nakayama Miho no Tokimeki High School has finally received an English patch. Why is this important? Well, it was designed by Hironobu Sakaguchi and Yoshio Sakamoto, who…

June 15, 2022 | 10:45 EDT

Zagreus looking at a new weapon in the Hades mod OlympusExtra

Fan-Made Hades Mod Adds New Gods And Boons

If, like me, finishing Hades left a hole in your heart, you'll be happy to know that there's a mod to fix that. OlympusExtra is a Hades mod that will add four new Olympians such as Apollo to the game…

June 9, 2022 | 11:21 EDT

Duke Nukem

Duke Nukem Forever 2001 Restoration Mod Project Announced

Just under a month ago, Duke Nukem Forever 2001 leaked, which has long been considered a holy grail and virtually unattainable for Duke Nukem fans. For those not in the know, I'm not talking about…

June 6, 2022 | 10:09 EDT

Terraria Mod Tools Modding Re-Logic Chicken Bones cover

Re-Logic Hires Minecraft Modder to Work on Terraria Mod Tools

Prominent Minecraft modder Chicken Bones has been hired by Re-Logic to work on Terraria mod tools, with a particular focus on further developing tModLoader and tModPorter. As with Minecraft, …

May 26, 2022 | 03:22 EDT

Elden Ring

Elden Ring Seamless Coop Mod is Releasing Soon

The Elden Ring Seamless Coop mod is releasing on May 27th, 2022 on PC, and adds in a feature that Elden Ring fans have been begging for since release: a way to play unfettered coop with their friends…

May 23, 2022 | 12:11 EDT

Nintendo Patent Attestation Anti-Cheat Anti-Modding cover

Nintendo Patents Anti-Cheat and Anti-Modding Code

A new Nintendo patent has been published that shows how "attestation programs" can be used in anti-cheat and anti-modding applications for games. Things have been a little rough for Nintendo lately…

May 19, 2022 | 03:07 EDT

Stardew Valley Pokemania Mod outside of Barn with several pokemon

Stardew Valley Pokemon Mod Pokemania Returns

Stardew Valley is known for being one of the best relaxing and wholesome games to have come out in the past decade, but people are always wanting to spruce up games with something else. Not much hits…

May 19, 2022 | 03:32 EDT

Fallout 4 Point Lookout Mod Capital Wasteland Project cover

Fallout 4 Point Lookout Mod Modernizes Classic DLC

The Capital Wasteland Project has released the Fallout 4 Point Lookout mod, bringing a major Fallout 3 DLC to the newer game -- and with some new features, too. Bethesda's games get tons of mods…

May 12, 2022 | 02:18 EDT

Mount and Blade 2 Bannerlord RTS Mod Age of Bannerlords cover

Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord Mod Makes an RTS Like Age of Empires

A new Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord mod is in development and it does something pretty interesting -- it turns Bannerlord into a real-time strategy game in the style of Age of Empires. A big part of…

May 5, 2022 | 03:24 EDT

Krystal in the Half-Life 2 Krystal mod

Half-Life 2 Krystal Mod Stars The Original VA

Have you ever wanted to play a Half-Life 2 Star Fox mod that replaces Alyx Vance with Krystal? Well, that's exactly what modder Gagnetar is creating. His new Half-Life 2 Krystal mod swaps out Gordon…

April 15, 2022 | 11:47 EDT

Terraria Pokemon Mod Terramon cover

Terramon is a Terraria Pokemon Mod Coming This Summer

Fans of Terraria and Pokemon alike will have something cool to look forward to this summer: Terramon, a Terraria Pokemon mod that brings the adorable critters (and a new battle mechanic) into the…

April 4, 2022 | 01:56 EDT

A Short Hike

A Short Hike Multiplayer Mod Released by Developer

Have you ever played A Short Hike? If not, it's a peaceful game where players hike, climb, and fish as they make their way to Hawk Peak Provincial Park's summit. Its creator, adamgryu, has just…

April 1, 2022 | 12:09 EDT

Doom Classic Ray Traced

Doom Classic Ray Tracing Added Thanks To New Mod

Do you like ray tracing and wish more games had it? You're not alone, and if you're wanting to check out an interesting project sultim_t has released Doom Classic Ray Traced, which offers real-time…

April 1, 2022 | 10:40 EDT