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The Hearthstone Soundtrack Is So Good

The first thing that struck me about Hearthstone wasn’t the lovely art or the goofy writing; it was the music. That killer music.


Real PS4 Screenshots Justify All That 'Next-Gen' Hype

Back when the PS4 and Xbox One were announced, “next-gen” meant a lot of things to a lot of people. Smarter games, bigger games, different games, more ways to play with your friends. But it also meant that games would look a whole lot better.


Yep, Infamous: Second Son Looks Really Nice

Last week, when Sucker Punch released that super cool Photo Mode for their game, I had a feeling videos like this one would start turning up. And, lo and behold, here we are.


The PlayStation Gold Wireless Headset: Not Bad For A Hundred Bucks

The PlayStation Gold Wireless Headset is not actually made of gold, nor does it feature any gold branding or gold paint. There’s no gold anywhere, in fact.


How Many Gaming Systems Do You Use?

Earlier this week, we asked you guys which gaming system you use the most. The results were interesting, so I thought I’d continue the line of thought by asking the logical follow-up.


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.


Video Games Sure Can Be Beautiful

Yesterday, I spent an inordinate amount of time messing around with the nifty new photo mode in Infamous: Second Son. It’s surprisingly rare that we get that kind of opportunity to slow way down and really appreciate how beautiful video games can be.


Infamous: Second Son's New Photo Mode Is A Blast

We’ve already pretty well established that Infamous: Second Son is a really nice-looking game. Wouldn’t it be cool if we had an easy way to freeze the game in action and really drink in all those shiny graphics?


Solid Dating Advice For The Modern Geek

Online dating, romance at cons, asking out the girl at the game store — it’s a wild world out there for the geek who seeks love. Our resident dating columnist Harris “Dr Nerdlove” O’Malley is here to help.


If You Like Thief And Dishonored, Read This Book

Picture it: A beautiful, 18th-century city with a dark underbelly. The labyrinthine streets are faintly lit by alchemical light, and gangs of thieves and cutthroats roam the lower quarters and canal-ways. High above, Dukes and Dons attend gala society parties, far away from the plague-ridden quarters below.