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Beats The Game: An Interview with the Creators of 140

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Danish developers combine platforming and EDM, with excellent results.

Halloween Horror: Free Games from Asylum Jam and More

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HorrorScope is a recurring feature exploring the horror genre in gaming and drawing attention to its elements, its tropes, and…

Game Front Podcast #7 – Horror Games, GTA Sales, Next-Gen Graphics

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Happy Halloween! Time for some talk about our favorite horror games, plus Battlefield 4, Grand Theft Auto V, and the Xbox One versus Playstation 4.

Getting Lost in Kraven Manor in Phil and Phil vs. Horror (VID)

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Phil and Phil venture into Kraven Manor and awaken what’s waiting there. (Hint: mannequins.)

How BioWare Can Bring Us Back With Mass Effect 4

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BioWare has some fences to mend with fans for Mass Effect 4 to be successful. Here are our suggestions on how to make up for the past.

Can LotRO’s Helm’s Deep Bring Fresh Blood to the MMO?

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The battle you’ve been waiting for. The needlessly complex progression systems you’ve been dreading.

Carving A Kick-Ass Gaming Jack-O-Lantern

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More work than you’d expect!

HorrorScope Halloween: Doom – 23 Mods For Your Circle Of Hell

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This is part two of our massive two-part retrospective of DOOM, to commemorate its 20 year anniversary this year. Check…

HorrorScope Halloween: Doom At 20 – Guns, Gore & Good Times

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This is Part one of our massive two-part retrospective on DOOM, to celebrate its 20 year anniversary this year. Check…

Jack Emmert on Day One Server Struggles, Online Games, and More

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Image credit to Forbes.com It’s getting to the point where it seems as though we’ll never see a smooth launch…

15 Pictures of Way-Too-Good Video Game Pumpkins

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Yesterday I was at Phil Hornshaw’s house, and I saw one of the pumpkins he had carved over the weekend….

We Freak Out at SCP Containment Breach on Phil and Phil vs. Horror

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Watch Phil and Phil play a horror game in the dark.

EA Q2 Report: Titanfall Exclusive To Microsoft, Strong Digital Sales

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On the heels of the only somewhat surprising news that the Command & Conquer relaunch has been cancelled and along…

State on StarCraft: Dear’s Historic Victory in WCS Season 3

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Pro StarCraft 2 player Ryan “State” Visbeck discusses Dear’s victory in the WCS Season 3 Finals.

Game Front Podcast #6 – Early Access, Aliens, and Next-Gen

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It’s time once again for the Game Front podcast, and this week’s episode is the biggest yet! We’re discussing how…

FIFA 14 Review: EA’s Behemoth Retains Title

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EA’s soccer superfranchise, satisfyingly updated.

The Bureau is Underrated Because of the XCOM Name

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The Bureau straddles two genres, but that might be okay if not for the XCOM name.

GOG: DRM-Free Soldiers and Building a Digital Distribution Service

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Want to win a code for a $9.99 game from GoG.com? Hit this link to find out how. Last month,…

How Beyond: Two Souls Fails Where Heavy Rain Succeeds

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Beyond: Two Souls has its story problems, and needs to learn the lessons of Heavy Rain.

XCOM: Enemy Within Preview — More of What Fans Want

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Those who play with the devil’s toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.” -Buckminster Fuller

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Fun Fun Fun

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Can’t we just play games to have fun anymore? That’s what it’s supposed to be all about, right?

Really, THQ? Did Metro: Last Light Need Multiplayer That Bad?

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While you’re at it, let’s have some co-op too! No game’s done that for at least a minute.

Shut Up About SWTOR vs. WoW Already

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It’s fine if you want to compare things about the games that make sense, but stop bitching that SWTOR isn’t WoW, please.

Are We Too Generous to Indie Games?

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Not all indie games are great, after all.

Mass Effect 3 Ending Post-Mortem: Fans Are Still Right

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We revisit our original analysis of the Mass Effect 3 endings and check those issues against the Extended Cut’s fixes.

Video Game Streaming: Bridge To The Future, Or One Too Far?

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Why the gaming industry’s obsession with ‘gaming as a service’ fundamentally misunderstands the technological, entertainment, and fiscal realities.

Assassin’s Creed 3 Could Have Made Us Care About Templars

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Instead of cartoonish evil guys, Assassin’s Creed 3 gets dangerously close to presenting us with deep antagonists.

Mass Effect 3 ‘Omega’ Post-Mortem: Time To Stop Caring?

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We look back on the most recent Mass Effect 3 DLC and conclude… dang.

Comment of the Week: BioWare Has Lost Touch With Fans

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Don’t blame the fans, Dr. Zeschuk.

EA CTO: XB1/PS4 ‘Generation Ahead of PC,’ Mark Rein Calls ‘Bullshit’

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Earlier today, EA CTO Rajat Taneja took to his LinkedIn page to wax poetic about console hardware (Develop Online reported…

5 Reasons Not to Give Diablo 3 Another Try with Reaper of Souls

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Here are five reasons you shouldn’t even consider giving Diablo 3 another chance when the free patch releases.

The Hunkiest Heroes in Video Games – Too Bad There Aren’t Enough of Them

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Everybody who has ever played a video game can attest to the fact that the majority of the female characters…

Uncharted on 360? Not a Chance

Rumors on the internet just never seem to die, even though a lot of them should quite easily. Somehow, some…

Features Games Should be Required to Have

I posted recently about a so called “Co-Op Bill of Rights,” which was a concept inspired by Penny-Arcade and then…

Your Activision Boycott Will Never Work

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Why you should think carefully before jumping on your high horse.

Gearbox’s Randy Pitchford: Reviewers Who Don’t Like Duke Nukem Forever Will Be “Held Accountable”

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Don’t make him sic the internet on you!

Biggest Gaming Disappointments of 2012

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We haz a sad.

Phil vs. Phil: Is It Crazy to Skip Crysis 3 Because of Origin?

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Phil Owen and Phil Hornshaw debate whether platform should be an impediment to great games.

‘He Doesn’t Row’: How BioShock Infinite Isn’t Booker’s Story

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BioShock Infinite might put the gun in your hands, but it’s Elizabeth who makes all the decisions.

Can Microsoft Redeem Itself at E3? Game Front Weighs In

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Microsoft’s Xbox One reveal saw the company stumble hard on elements such as Internet connectivity and used game sales. Can the company get things back on track at E3?

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