What Creators Of Doom And Myst Thought Of Each Other's Games In 1993

‘”It’s an adventure game! It’s mass market! It’s the anti-Doom! We have to crush this game!” “‘What is this?! Demons on Mars?! People are playing this?!”


Keep It Up Luigi, You Don't Wanna Fall Behind

Here’s a superb animation from Slamschultz made for National Sibling Day, featuring the greatest brothers in video game history.


10 Great Video Game Easter Egg Collections

Happy Easter, everybody! I’m guessing not many people will be choosing to read the Internet today instead of testing the limits of human chocolate consumption, but just in case, here are some amazing video-game-themed Easter eggs I found on the Internet. Some of them even come with instructions.


Titanfall Dropped The Ball On Longevity

Titanfall is a damn good game. I’m really happy Respawn was able to emerge through all of its legal challenges and produce a genuine competitor to Call of Duty. Something that actually pushed forward a genre that was in dire need of it. And it’s wonderful we got our local servers. But it’ll be a short-lived victory. Here’s why.


Someone's Compiling A List Of Every Video Game Ever Made

With help from a growing posse on 4chan, Pastebin user Data_Baser is attempting to compile a list of every video game ever released. Not just console games or PC games, but every mobile and browser-based game as well. The current count? 43,806.


This Week In The Business: The Power Of The PlayStation Vita

QUOTE | “People who rag on the Vita don’t understand… the purchasing power of Vita owners.” – Guacamelee developer Chris McQuinn on why they think the PS Vita is a great target for game development.


Grab Battlefield 1942 For Free This Month

EA really wants you to install their Origin service. And to make that happen, it’s offering a free game every month. Last month it was Dead Space, and now, it’s Battlefield 1942. All you have to do is log in, and download it.


King Backs Down Over Trademark Disputes

Casual gaming giant King has “amicably” resolved its disputes with both The Banner Saga and CandySwipe, perhaps concluding that being seen as the games industry’s top villain isn’t the best business practice.


Finally, A Comic That Gets Sex Right.

Finally, a comic that gets sex right. If you read comics, you probably know writer Matt Fraction. He’s widely (and rightly) considered one of the best writers in the business, from Casanova to Hawkeye to other great stuff. Wired‘s got a really cool new profile of him, all about his latest comic Sex Criminals. A lot of what he’s saying about sex and comics could just as easily be said about sex and video games.


6 Snazzy Source Filmmaker Music Videos

It’s easy to see why music videos are so popular with Source Filmmaker, the movie making tool with all of Valve’s models included. A few interesting camera angles, some slow mo, and all that’s left to do is add music. But as is the way of the internet, some of these amateur efforts have impressive skill on display.