League of Legends contains all of the basic elements of role playing, combat with foes both great and small, developing a character's skill sets on your own terms, and generating enough loot to make yourself a god, just served up really, really, really quickly.
The Moving Pixels Podcast crew considers what happens when you mix a hardcore franchise with the social gaming experience. It may not be pretty.
Human Revolution has the best story recaps of any game so far, proving that even video games can find a use for archaic technologies . . . like text.
In Gears 3, the series’s iconic gritty brown-grey aesthetic finally couples with narrative and gameplay to actually tell a truly melancholy and sobering war story.
No one wants to buy the win. They want to own the world. Oh, and preferably a much better world than their neighbor's.
Ruins exudes a sense not just of a mystical dream setting but also a private one.
There's nothing that makes a game easier than cheating. But is it still fun?
Perhaps in this age of serialized television, franchise-driven films, and transmedia everything, the very idea of a stand-alone product is antiquated.
What's worse than enduring Catherine's selfish, unlikeable characters? The fact that I found myself relating to them.
Dead Island's Jin bears not only the weight of the supplies of the protagonists, but also the weight of the game's plot.