Archive for November, 2013

  • The Gameological button

    Level 1 Complete

    You all kicked ass while we had a site of our own. Now it’s time to kick ass at The A.V. Club.

  • Big Buck HD

    Oh Deer

    Keyboard Geniuses is our weekly glance at a few intriguing, witty, or otherwise notable posts from the Gameological discussion threads. Comments have been excerpted and edited here for grammar, length, and/or clarity. You can follow the links to see the full threads. Buckin’ Up This week, Samantha Nelson reported back from inside the 2013 Big […]

  • Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes

    Sony announces Uncharted for PlayStation 4, Last Of Us prequel add-on, and more during hour-long commercial

    Last night, during a nationally televised hour-long PlayStation 4 commercial hosted by Geoff Keighley, Sony used its spotlight to announce some new games and other scrimps and scramps. The biggest and least substantial was the reveal that crackerjack game studio Naughty Dog is bringing its Uncharted series of games to the PlayStation 4. The news […]

  • Batman: Arkham Origins

    A.A. Dowd, A.V. Club Film Editor

    The A.V. Club’s film editor is returning to Gotham.

  • BioShock Infinite: Burial At Sea—Part One


    Burial At Sea’s romp through Rapture is both too short and just long enough.

  • Big Buck Hunter World Championship

    The Buck Stops Here

    The Big Buck HD World Championship in Chicago brings out hunting enthusiasts, serious competitors, and camouflage-clad infants for two days of virtual shooting.

  • Bubsy3D

    Indie developer revives Bubsy for bizarre, introspective art museum adventure

    Arcane Kids, the developers behind Perfect Stride and Sawbuck fave Room Of 1000 Snakes, are celebrating the 18th birthday of Bubsy, the cartoon cat who starred in a string of maligned games in the ’90s and who has actually been around for longer than 18 years, by reviving him for a new browser-based adventure. In […]

  • Dragon Age: Inquisition

    Here’s 30 minutes of Dragon Age: Inquisition filmed off a screen

    Some brave soul pulled out a camera and filmed 30 minutes of a Dragon Age: Inquisition demo at Digiexpo, a games convention in Finland. It turned out surprisingly sharp, given the circumstances, and it’s the best extended look we’ve gotten so far at the game, which is expected to be released next fall. The biggest […]

  • Text Adventure

    The writing in Device 6 is full of twists and turns, literally.

  • Book It!

    Highlights from the week’s comment threads.

  • David Anthony

    David Anthony, A.V. Club web producer

    David opens up a new, dangerous avenue of inquiry: What are you wearing while you’re playing?

  • Oodlegobs

    Viva La Revolución

    Someone finally stands against the oppressive force of cat videos—plus more in our free and cheap game roundup.

  • Call Of Duty

    Activision deploys $1 billion worth of Call Of Duty: Ghosts to store shelves, not consumers

    Hoping to appear more impressive than the record-breaking three-day sprint to $1 billion worth of sales Grand Theft Auto V achieved earlier this year, Activision announced today that it “has sold more than $1 billion of Call of Duty: Ghosts into retail stores worldwide as of day one.” In other words, by the first day […]