The Best Games of 2011 | 29 Jan 2012 // 4:00 PM
This year was a year when something called Lesbian Spider-Queens of Mars could be celebrated alongside the latest Gears of War game. This was a year in which one of the most reviled games, Dragon Age II, was also one of the most revered.
Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception | 27 Mar 2012 // 10:50 PM
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was a weekend of awe, it was a weekend of fury, it was an age of perfection, it was an age chaff, it was the height of the series, it was the lowest of quality, it was a creation of pushing forward, it was a creation of stumbling backward -- in short, the game is a bit of a mixed bag.
Overstaying Its Welcome: The Place of 'Uncharted 3' in the Medium | 16 Nov 2011 // 10:00 PM
Unlike a video game hero, the action hero doesn't have to practice that tricky jump a dozen times, and he never gets wasted by a fluke grenade. The action and the story of a great blockbuster movie is designed to make the experience as novel and streamlined as possible.