Games and Tech
'Call of Duty: Black Ops III' Director Dan Bunting
The cliche "if it ain't broke, don't fix it" has never applied to video games----new features that the developers didn't think of before vie with hardware upgrades that new game consoles bring. But with Call of Duty: Black Ops III it isn't about...
'Battleborn' Producer Chris Tomas: a Tapestry of Many Colors
A first-person shooter with 25 playable heroes--does that sound good or what? Add in the fact that it’s multiplayer and done by Gearbox (yeah, Borderlands) and it doesn’t just sound good but looks good, you betcha! We're excited and bet you will be...
The Summer Review of Everything
Did you have a nice summer? We did. Beer, barbecue, beach...these are the jewels in the treasure chest of a man's soul. So it shall be until the equinox, when the sun turns, the earth grows hard and unforgiving, and we go to ground to abide by our...
5 Great Cheap Games You Should Buy Instead of Sequels
Video games are infinite worlds of imagination, so it's a shame that so many are soap operas set in bombed-out warzones. Most major shooter series could be retitled The Gun And The Restless, with every alleged "sequel" just another episode of the...
Where Is Gotham City Located? The Answer, at Last...
Is Gotham City more New York or more Chicago? It's an eternal debate in comics, and one not resolved by the Dark Knight trilogy shooting in both cities. Turns out it to be neither. One keen-eyed redditor was watching Young Justice when s/he noticed a...
Nightmare Mode: The Disaster of 'Space Hulk'
Warhammer 40K is the greatest game setting imaginable. It's a universe where all the matter wants to kill each other, and all the physics wants to help them, preferably at melee range. Space Marine called out every single Gear of War as a coward for...
The Misogyny of Monogyny
Misogynists believe that women are inferior to men. Monogynists believe that they're also inferior to one perfect woman. They're the most common sub-species of misogynist, because most misogynists aren't stumbling around the subway screaming about...
Play As Arnold Schwarzenegger's 'Terminator' In WWE 2K16
2K Games announced Monday that Arnold Schwarzenegger would be part of the upcoming WWE 2K16 video game.
Zombies Will Never Die: Gaming's Eternal Enemy
Zombies aren't just an enemy in games, they're the enemy of games, a horde of brainless repetition outnumbering and eviscerating what outposts of original thought remain in a dark and gritty virtual world. And they aren't going anywhere. Yager...
ESL Gaming To Start Testing Gamers For Performance Enhancing Drugs
Electronic Sports League (ESL), world's largest gaming organization, announced on Thursday that they would begin testing competing e-sports gamers for PEDs.