VGW’s “Best of PAX East 2014″ Awards

PAX East
Apr
23

VGW’s “Best of PAX East 2014″ Awards

PAX East 2014 is, sadly, in the rearview mirror, so it’s time to reflect on the best games we saw. […]

Titanfall
Apr
11

Space Westerns and the thematic roots of ‘Titanfall’

Exploring Your Roots Knowing where you and the things you love come from is important, and our history can tell […]

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Apr
10

3 important things to know about Super Smash Bros.

Saying that Super Smash Bros. is a crucial release for Nintendo in 2014  may be an understatement. With fan service, […]

featured
Apr
09

Gaming outside the box: expanding next-gen games through companion content

I’ve previously discussed the novelty of “Paper Trail,” a free batch of Infamous: Second Son DLC that engages players inside the game and out by […]

Wii U Sales
Apr
04

Opinion: Do poor Wii U sales demonstrate an identity crisis among gamers?

As the sales of PlayStation 4 and Xbox One climb higher ever so steadily, the Wii U sales numbers are […]

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Apr
03

Capcom goes ‘E-Sports’ with Pro Tour, Street Fighter Online Series

An announcement last month from Capcom USA Community manager Peter “Combofiend” Rosas introduced the Capcom Pro Tour. The tournament series […]

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Apr
03

Why ‘The Elder Scrolls Online’ is an easy sell for Elder Scrolls fans

Early Access has begun for Zenimax’s The Elder Scrolls Online with launch day coming up fast, and by now the […]

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Apr
02

Interview with ‘Infamous Second Son’ composer Marc Canham

    The nomination of Autin Wintory’s Journey score for a Grammy marked the coming of age–or, at least, critical recognition–of video […]

White doves
Mar
31

The best part of ‘Infamous: Second Son’ is free DLC “Paper Trail”

Down the rabbit hole Infamous: Second Son is a downright gorgeous game, and fun to boot, but players looking for a […]

Concept01
Mar
31

‘Dead Man’s Trail’ and a conversation with Chris Totten

Zombies are always awesome, right? This line of thinking has predominated popular culture ever since The Walking Dead first made […]

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Mar
27

D3Publisher interview with Joe Fletcher on ‘Marvel Puzzle Quest’, free-to-play

No two phrases seem to raise the ire of gaming consumers more than “free-to-play” and “licensed title.” Perhaps operant conditioning is […]

zuckerberg
Mar
26

Opinion: Facebook, Oculus rage, and consumer role

I suppose it should be put out there that I don’t quite see the potential of virtual reality just yet […]

GTL
Mar
26

The Dark Souls II Guide to Life

Dark Souls II, like its predecessors, is many things: a carefully crafted role-playing game, a challenging, sometime infuriating experience, an […]