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Destiny Review: Lost in Space
Sep 16, 2014 - in Reviews
The ambitious and content-rich Destiny pushes the shooter genre forward, but lacks the quality storytelling that maker Bungie is known for.
Most Violent Video Games of All Time
Sep 15, 2014 - in News
Bloodshed and gore, morally reprehensible behavior, intense violence; all just par for the course when it comes to violent video games.
The Sims 4 Review: Welcome to the Dollhouse
Sep 8, 2014 - in Reviews
A detailed emotions mechanic makes this the most gamelike Sims yet.
Tales of Xillia 2 Review — Second Verse, Same as the First
Aug 18, 2014 - in Reviews
Tales of Xillia 2 isn't the best starting point for newcomers to the series, but it hits the sweet spot for long-term fans.
Doom Returns to Its Hellish Roots at Quakecon 2014
Jul 18, 2014 - in News
At Quakecon in Dallas, fans got a glimpse of the next Doom, which will be a brutal reboot complete with cyberdemons and super-fast gameplay.
Top 10 Nintendo 3DS Games
Jul 3, 2014 - in Picture Story
Just bought a Nintendo 3DS or 2DS? Here are 10 great games to catch up on right now.
Angry Birds Epic Review: These Eggs Ain't Free
Jun 18, 2014 - in Reviews
'Angry Birds Epic' brings role playing to the furious fowls' line of games, but too many ads and in-game purchases spoil the experience.
Halo: The Master Chief Collection to Include Halo 5 Beta
Jun 9, 2014 - in News
Microsoft's upcoming 'Halo: The Chief Collection' will bring together four Halo original titles and access to the 'Halo 5' Multiplayer beta.
Two Dots Review: Dots Evolved
Jun 9, 2014 - in Reviews
Two Dots takes dot-connecting to new heights, adding depth and personality with quirky illustrations and 85 levels of evolving gameplay.
The Best Puzzle Games to Play Now
Jun 6, 2014 - in Reviews
Here are some of the best puzzle games around, from quick-fix mobile addictions to RPG-influenced puzzle adventures.
Murdered: Soul Suspect Review — Worth Investigating
Jun 6, 2014 - in Reviews
'Murdered: Soul Suspect' is a throwback adventure game that delivers plenty of fun — no bullets required.
Wolfenstein: The New Order Review - Rewriting History
Jun 4, 2014 - in Reviews
Action-packed and full of heart, 'Wolfenstein: The New Order' is the storied series' most memorable installment yet.
Watch Dogs Review: So Much To Hack, So Little Time
Jun 4, 2014 - in Reviews
'Watch Dogs' delivers big action and creepy thrills by way of its innovative hacking, even if the story falls a little short.
E3 2014 Preview: What To Expect From Gaming's Big Expo
Jun 4, 2014 - in News
From game reveals to new evolutions in hardware, here's what you can expect from E3 2014.
Could 'Watch Dogs' City Hacking Really Happen?
May 30, 2014 - in News
The hackers in the video game 'Watch Dogs' hack ATMs, streetlights and more with ease. Is that really possible? We asked the experts.
Minecraft Hits Next-Gen Consoles in August
May 22, 2014 - in News
This August, both the Xbox One and the PS4 will play host to 'Minecraft,' offering cheap upgrades for those who already own the game.
Playing it Forward: Video Games and Gamers Evolving (Op-Ed)
May 15, 2014 - in News
With Oculus Rift and other systems transforming gaming, how are people evolving their experiences with the new technologies?
'Age of Mythology: Extended Edition' Review — Legendary
May 8, 2014 - in Reviews
Whether you worship Poseidon, Freya, Set or Gaia, leave an appropriate offering for your deity; "Age of Mythology" is a gift from the gods.
10 Worst Video Games of All Time
Apr 29, 2014 - in Picture Story
From a certain alien that should have never graced Atari to a travesty 10 years in the making, these are the worst video games ever made.
Hearthstone iPad Review
Apr 25, 2014 - in Reviews
'Hearthstone' is a free and addictive card battle game that works even better on iPad than it does on PC.
'This War of Mine' Hands-On: Collateral Damage
Apr 17, 2014 - in News
'Call of Duty' this is not: the indie game 'This War of Mine' focuses on civilians as they struggle for survival in a war-torn city.
Top 10 'Minecraft' Alternatives
Apr 12, 2014 - in Picture Story
If you're a Minecraft fan looking for something new, check out these 10 PC and mobile games that take inspiration from the modern classic.
Sev Zero Review: More Spark Than Fire
Apr 4, 2014 - in Reviews
'Sev Zero,' the first exclusive game for Amazon's Fire TV, is without any significant flaws — or any significant merits.
'Pele: King of Football' Scores in Game Hands-On
Apr 3, 2014 - in News
'Pele: King of Football' is a flick-to-shoot game that soccer fans will love, thanks to the compelling rewards.
Best Xbox One Games 2014
Apr 3, 2014 - in Picture Story
From Titanfall to Forza Motorsport 5, here are the top 10 Xbox One games you can buy right now.
What is the Oculus Rift?
Mar 26, 2014 - in News
The virtual reality experience long promised in science fiction is finally becoming a reality with the Oculus Rift. Here are the facts.
10 Great Indie Games Coming to Xbox One
Mar 21, 2014 - in Picture Story
Microsoft's ID@Xbox label helps indie developers put their wares up for sale on the Xbox One, and the first batch of titles is on its way.
South Park: Stick of Truth Review
Mar 7, 2014 - in Reviews
The newest South Park game is bigger, faster, funnier and definitely NSFW.
Hands-On with the Elder Scrolls Online Beta
Feb 7, 2014 - in Reviews
We head back to Tamriel, going hands-on with the beta for upcoming massively multiplayer online game "Elder Scrolls Online."
Top 50 Steam Machine Games 2014
Feb 5, 2014 - in News
SteamOS is based on the Linux operating system, so only Steam's Linux-compatible games, which currently number 502, can be played on it.