Hayden Dingman

Games Reporter

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

Hands-on: Oculus Rift's Spaces shows Facebook doesn't understand social VR

Hands-on: The HTC Vive's new VR accessories make virtual reality even more immersive

Hands-on: The HTC Vive's new VR accessories make virtual reality even more immersive

The HTC Vive's Deluxe Audio Strap and wild Vive Tracker hardware could just make virtual reality easier to use—and even more immersive.

HTC's new Vive payment plans diffuse the high cost of PC virtual reality

HTC's new Vive payment plans diffuse the high cost of PC virtual reality

The HTC Vive is getting an installment payment plan and some new accessories.

Logitech's new G533 headset packs performance into a more office-friendly design

Logitech's new G533 headset packs performance into a more office-friendly design

Take the G933, ditch the LEDs and the strange angles, and you've got the G533—a good-looking, no-frills wireless gaming headset for $150.

The 14 PC games we can't wait to play in 2017

The 14 PC games we can't wait to play in 2017

Out with the old and in with the games that got delayed into 2017—we share our most-anticipated PC releases for the upcoming year.

The 10 best PC games of 2016

The 10 best PC games of 2016

From Battlefield 1 to XCOM 2, these PC games stood out among the pack in 2016.

14 great PC games you might have missed in 2016

14 great PC games you might have missed in 2016

These stellar, smaller-profile PC games from 2016 are worth seeking out.

Oculus reveals a tantalizing glimpse at social VR's future

Oculus reveals a tantalizing glimpse at social VR's future

At Oculus Connect 3, Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg provided a tantalizing glimpse at what social VR could become.

10 games to bring on your next trip

10 games to bring on your next trip

These travel-themed games are not only entertaining, but also immune to a so-so internet connection and the limitations of your portable device.

The best gaming headsets of the year

The best gaming headsets of the year

We pick the best wireless headsets and the best overall headset for your PC gaming pleasure.

The 10 best PC games you haven't played in 2016 (so far)

The 10 best PC games you haven't played in 2016 (so far)

These are the best PC games you haven't heard of in 2016 (so far). The weird-but-charming indies. The wonderful, yet under-advertised B-tier. The games to add to the backlog and then play on a rainy Saturday.

Oculus ditches controversial Rift headset DRM after triggering Internet uproar

Oculus ditches controversial Rift headset DRM after triggering Internet uproar

For once, an internet riot worked. Oculus backed down from its controversial headset DRM, and didn't even make an announcement ahead of time.

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