Archive for July, 2013

  • Sound Shapes

    Comment Cat’s Favorite Things

    Highlights from the week’s comment threads.

  • Dubstep Dungeons

    What’s In A Name?

    Dubstep Dungeons has a deceptive title, but its beats are solid.

  • Champs: Battlegrounds

    Choose Unwisely

    The upcoming mobile strategy game Champs: Battlegrounds makes a bid to sidestep the “paradox of choice.”

  • The Back Nine

    You’ve professed your favorites of the year, but what game are you looking forward to?

  • Wayward Manor

    Neil Gaiman is making a very Neil Gaiman video game

    Neil Gaiman, author of American Gods and the comic book series Sandman, is making a video game. He’s partnered with The Odd Gentlemen, the studio behind The Misadventures Of P.B. Winterbottom, to make Wayward Manor. It’s a game about a ghost who needs to scare the living invaders out of its 1920s-era New England mansion. […]

  • Mike Tyson's Punch Out!!: Glass Joe

    Mike Tyson admits he was terrible at Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out!!

    Mike Tyson shattered his fair share of jaws in his successful boxing career, but today, news broke that will shatter hundreds of Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out!! fans’ hearts (if Tyson’s decades of sordid and depressing travails didn’t do so already): Tyson stinks at his own game. As captured by TMZ and as seen in the video […]

  • Occupational Hazard

    Off To Work We Go finds meaning in menial labor.

  • Canabalt

    Marathon Man

    Canabalt’s soundtrack is a frantic dash for your life.

  • Halftime Report

    What is your favorite game of 2013 so far?

  • Rogue Legacy

    Games Of June 2013: Rogue Legacy

    It’s a family affair.

  • Miseria

    Stuck In Limbo

    Miseria is moody, but it’s a mood we’ve felt before.

  • Shin Megami Tensei IV

    Can’t We All Just Get Along?

    In Shin Megami Tensei IV, negotiation is as important as fighting.

  • Game & Wario

    Games Of June 2013: Game & Wario

    Nintendo knows how to show off their console’s tricks. Now they just need to make the most of it.