Features

  • Steam Controller

    What Am I Looking At?

    Valve makes another move into the living room, EA makes a deal with ex-college jocks, Grand Theft Auto V gets ready to make even more money, and Mega Man makes an unexpected return.

  • Alternate Soundtrack: Deadly Premonition and Nouvelle Vague

    Haunting Melodies: Deadly Premonition & Nouvelle Vague’s Nouvelle Vague

    Embracing the mystery of works that feel both unique and familiar.

  • Donkey Kong

    Mistapen Identities

    Highlights from the week’s comment threads.

  • Gone Home

    You Go, Grrrl

    Gone Home’s soundtrack is every teenager’s diary set to ’90s rock.

  • Star turns: 14 bad guys who got their own games

    From heel to hero.

  • DuckTales Remastered

    You’ve Seen Everything

    DuckTales Remastered breaks the magic of the original by forcing you to see it all.

  • Scribblenauts Unmasked

    Venice Envy

    In this week’s releases, Venice rises and the Scribblenauts get a superhero makeover.

  • Pathfinder RPG

    A Monster Of Their Own Making

    Wizards Of The Coast tried for mass appeal when it released the fourth edition of Dungeons & Dragons. What the publisher got instead was a powerful new rival.

  • The Big Score

    Grand Theft Auto hits it big and SimCity travels to the world of tomorrow.

  • Amnesia: A Machine For Pigs

    Of Pigs And Men And Pigmen

    Highlights from the week’s comment threads.

  • Game That Tune: Grand Theft Auto IV

    One Last Score

    A rock song from Grand Theft Auto IV inadvertently predicts a shift for the series.

  • Super Mario Bros.

    There And Back Again

    What game have you played through, from start to finish, more than any other?

  • Wind Waker HD

    There Can Be Only 101

    In this week’s releases, Grand Theft Auto returns, Nintendo releases something old and something new, and immortals clash in Infinity Blade III.