Editorial

A month with Xbox One – what’s working, and what’s not

by 12 months ago

We've spent a little over a month with the Xbox One and its launch titles.   We've tabulated what we love about the new hardware and software, and what gives us …

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Five games to tide you over until Mass Effect 4

by 12 months ago

There are people out there playing Mass Effect 4 (tentative title) right now, but it's not you or me. Employees at Bioware, such as general manager Aaryn Flynn, are playing …

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No one is playing Super Mario 3D World – a historical look at Mario series sales figures

by 1 year ago

[Update: Changed chart data sort to chronological] It's not shocking that Super Mario 3D World is performing below expecations given the meager install base of the Wii U, plus new …

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Play This, Not That! – A Dozen Better Board Games

by 1 year ago

Eat This, Not That! is one of the bestselling books of the last decade. In its pages, you learn how to eat better. Now before you panic, Gaming Trend is …

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Eight reasons the Mushroom Kingdom would be a horrible place to live

by 1 year ago

We’ve all wondered, wouldn’t it be fun to live in the Mushroom Kingdom? Poppin’ goombas, kickin’ koopas, and making snowmen in the Freezy Flake galaxy seems pretty exciting.  But I’m …

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720p? 1080p? ESRAM? Why it matters and why it doesn’t

by 1 year ago

    The press has been foaming at the mouth like a dog with a bone for the last few weeks, spewing venom over resolutions, rumors about memory, and miscellaneous falsehoods and …

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    13 scary games to frighten up your day (Outlast giveaway!)

    by 1 year ago

      Halloween is today, but if you're too young or old to go out partying or trick-or-treating, then it's a perfect time to break out your games starring the damned, dismembered, disembodied, …

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      Are we about to get fooled again by NBA Live 14?

      by 1 year ago

      The story of EA Sports and their failing basketball franchise is one that is well known within the games industry. It’s developed to the point where it was becoming the …

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      This is Not Your Cookie Cutter Browser Game

      by 1 year ago

      I had a dream! A dream that one day a cookie would be clicked. And on that day a smile would break upon the face of humanity. The world would …

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      Why Games Suck – It’s Human Nature

      by 1 year ago

        Christmas Morning. The excitement of finding shiny-wrapped boxes under the tree with my name written on each card. Dreams fulfilled. For kids, Christmas morning has less to do with Baby …

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        Citizens of Earth Wants You! A New Kickstarter from the folks who made Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon

        by 1 year ago

          If there is one thing Citizens of Earth looks to have, it's charm; from the cartoonish and vibrant hand-drawn art to the upbeat and catchy tunes that hearkens back to …

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          Games Galore: A look at the Tokyo Game Show

          by 1 year ago

            The Tokyo Game Show took place this week (Sept. 19-22) and was an event full of live demos, trailers, news, and more. Japanese game development has taken a back seat …

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