first-person shooter

Why Video Game Headshots Will Always Be Popular And Unsettling

Why Video Game Headshots Will Always Be Popular And Unsettling

Like a lot of people who play video games, I have spent decades aiming at digital heads. I have also spent a considerable amount of time during those years feeling uncomfortable about it. “Headshots” as a concept are, as Kotaku’s Stephen Totilo wrote in a 2010 report, ghoulish to the…

Killing Rage 2’s Enemies Is As Satisfying As Popping Pimples

Killing Rage 2’s Enemies Is As Satisfying As Popping Pimples

I know something about you that you probably won’t even admit to yourself, a fundamental human truth as undeniable as breathing: You like popping pimples. Slowly applying pressure until those tiny face volcanoes erupt into a gooey spew is one of life’s small pleasures. It is gross, yes, but so…

The Handful Of People Still Playing LawBreakers On PC

The Handful Of People Still Playing LawBreakers On PC

Image: Nexon (LawBreakers) If you ask Boss Key Productions, LawBreakers isn’t dead yet. Talk to the game’s most dedicated players, and some will tell you the online shooter is ready for the big dirt nap. And, unlikely as it may be, some are clinging to hope that it will one…