Archive for July, 2012

  • Takeshi No Chousenjou

    Is this thing on?: 13 games with tin-eared voice recognition

    These games can hear you; they’re just not listening.

  • ir/rational redux

    Why Ask Why?

    ir/rational redux makes a game of Logic 101 class.

  • The Secret World

    New World Order

    The Secret World delivers a conspiracy-laden alternative to World Of Warcraft.

  • Tiny & Big: Grandpa's Leftovers

    Games Of June 2012: Tiny & Big: Grandpa’s Leftovers

    A game where you tear the desert apart in search of a good pair of underpants. Neat idea, but does it have legs?

  • Agent Turnright

    He’s All Right

    Agent Turnright has nothing left to offer you.

  • Ice Age: Continental Drift—Arctic Games

    Stay Cool

    The Ice Age 4 game hits store shelves this week. Also, some other stuff.

  • Lego Batman 2

    Games Of June 2012: Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes

    The Lego series’ latest entry follows the “Do as we say, not as you do” school of game design.

  • Erik Wolpaw, Portal 2 head writer

    Funny People: Erik Wolpaw, Portal 2 head writer

    The Valve veteran and former game critic talks about stepping away from the cake and writing a comedy sequel without the element of surprise on your side.

  • Hot Air Jr.

    Gust A Move

    Hot Air Jr. is anything but a breeze.

  • Delicious (?) Fried Twinkie

    Games Of June 2012: Lollipop Chainsaw

    Is the game’s camp sensibility a foundation for clever commentary or just an excuse for T&A?

  • You Don't Know Jack

    Make With The Funny

    Highlights from the week’s comment threads.

  • Beat The Interns!

    Episode 5: Beat The Interns

    Are you smarter than a Gameological intern?

  • Band Together

    And We Would All Go Down Together

    Will these adorable li’l guys suffer horrible fates or will they Band Together?