Archive for May, 2012

  • Inspiration Dave

    Pounding The Davement

    The hero of Inspiration Dave travels back in time to be more like his favorite band.

  • Tomb Raider

    Tomb Raider: “Lost Valley”

    Lara Croft changed the game, one prehistoric lizard at a time.

  • Flying Kingdoms

    Castle On A Cloud

    The cute Flying Kingdoms lets you adventure one click at a time.

  • Dragon's Dogma

    My Heart Will Go On, Somewhere

    The chatty Dragon’s Dogma is a better fit for a mercenary than a Galahad.

  • Free-To-Play On $20 A Day

    Free-To-Play On $20 A Day

    A shopper’s guide to the diverse worlds of “freemium” games.

  • Undo The End

    Apocalypse Then

    Your time-traveling iPhone is the world’s salvation in Undo The End.

  • Morels

    Morel Majority

    Three new games, only one of which involves foraging for mushrooms, comprise our post-Memorial Day new-release roundup.

  • Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Future Soldier

    Eternal Sunshine Of The Military Mind

    Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Future Soldier insists that you’re a good guy. It doth protest too much.

  • The Exit List

    British Game Shows: The Exit List

    An almost-great show weakens its own drama for the sake of a time slot.

  • Street Countdown

    Countdown Conundrums

    Highlights from the week’s comment threads.

  • Podcast Episode 4: Your Cheating Heart

    Episode 4: Your Cheating Heart

    Gameological In Stereo dares to bend the rules.

  • Pirateers!

    One For All And All For Booty

    The peg legs in Pirateers! are made from imitation wood.

  • Dennis Cooper, author

    Dennis Cooper, author

    The acclaimed author opines on the emotional resonance of video game bad guys.