Archive for March, 2013

  • Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon

    This Old House

    Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon makes home improvement a pleasure.

  • Gears Of War: Judgment

    Judge Not, Lest Ye Be Pwned

    Gears Of War: Judgment is as unnecessary as a chainsaw on the end of a gun, but the formula still works.

  • Mass Effect 3: Citadel

    Critical Mass Effect

    Highlights from the week’s comment threads.

  • Weapon Of Bass Destruction

    Ridiculous Fishing turns angling into an addictive bloodsport.

  • Starcraft II: Heart Of The Swarm

    The Great Pretender

    In StarCraft II: Heart Of The Swarm, the queen is dead. Long live the queen.

  • Magary

    Drew Magary, writer

    The Deadspin mainstay can’t get his head around first graders playing Call Of Duty.

  • Sonic Dash

    Born To Run

    In Sonic Dash, the world’s fastest hedgehog finally gets his own infinite-running game.

  • Thunder Force IV

    Electric Slide

    The music of Thunder Force IV is the sound of airborne triumph.

  • Deus Ex: Human Revolution

    Play It Again

    Which game-design tropes delight you every time they show up?

  • Dollar Dash

    Brother, Can You Spare A Hundred?

    Robbing your friends blind is encouraged in Dollar Dash.

  • Fight Club

    Punchless

    Fight Club the video game becomes what Fight Club the movie despises.

  • Games Of February 2013: Year Walk

    The strange woods of this Swedish game demand a return trip.

  • Crashed Lander

    Propane Propeller

    In Crashed Lander, it’s not the fall that kills you.