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The Best (Last?) Hope For A Good Alien Game

There’s a reason that the first word in the next game based on 20th Century Fox’s sci-fi horror franchise is singular. Alien: Isolation will be taking its cues from Ridley Scott’s slower, more atmospheric 1979 original. That means no space marines and no P5000 power loader. Just you and one big, scary Xenomorph. Which you won’t be able to kill.


Super-Quick Looks At Destiny's Character Classes

Bungie’s promising to put players in an huge sci-fi universe with their next game. The new glimpses at Destiny‘s classes that debuted on the game’s official site? Those are very, very small.


The Game About Being A Jew That I Needed In High School

Bullying takes many different forms. It was the worst for me when it came under the guise of friendship. I had just entered ninth grade at a prestigious private school. This was a place of unimaginable wealth, the kind of school my mother had fought to get me and my brother to ever since our father had left the two of us stranded and her without any career to speak of.


BioWare Returns To Its Roots With The Next Dragon Age On October 7

We’ve seen Dragon Age: Inquisition in action, and have even detailed many of its new and returning features, but the question remains: what is the game actually about at its core?


The Best Things About Playing Video Games In Australia

In which I attempt to do the impossible: find the positives in playing video games in a country with a broken classification system, overly expensive games, digital rorts, and truly terrible internet.


Trials Fusion: A Conversational Review

Trials Fusion has been out for a day now and both myself and FatShady — Trials super fan and brain behind University Of Trials — have spent a fair amount of time with the game. Instead of a traditional review, we thought we’d talk it out. This is our conversational review.


I Built A 4K Ultra HD Gaming PC... And I Love It

The next-generation of monitor technology is upon us, quadrupling the number pixels our monitors can manifest and placing a heavy burden on our beleaguered video cards. What does it take to put together a 4K-ready gaming PC? Let’s find out with a little help from AMD.


Zynga Needed A New Strategy, And Country Escape Is A Good Start

Zynga hasn’t had the best time lately, with an exodus of executives and an underperforming IPO. But its latest offering for mobiles and tablets, FarmVille 2: Country Escape, show good signs — for both gamers, and Zynga.


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.


10 Things You Might Not Know About Sonic The Hedgehog

Trivia time! How much do you know about gaming’s speedy little hedgehog?