Erika Stewart

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New PC game discovery service aims to reach beyond Steam

Game discovery service Sprked debuted last month with a simple premise: help people find new PC games to play by serving up recommendations (from a …

Game Design

Someone's Making A Working Copy Of Pokémon Red In Minecraft

Well, this is pretty damn incredible.<p>What you’re looking at above is a screenshot of an ambitious project undertaken by Redditor Magib1, who is using …

Pokémon

The Beginner's Guide is a challenging game about validation and isolation

<b>Watch on YouTube | Subscribe to Polygon on YouTube</b><p>I'm still digesting <i>The Beginner's Guide</i>, the spiritual successor to Davey Wreden's meta examination of game design, <i>The Stanley Parable</i>.<p>There are certainly some similarities between Wreden's 2013 indie hit and <i>The Beginner's Guide</i> — in fact, the game …

Gaming Industry

Watch the trailer for the first episode of Minecraft: Story Mode

Mojang and Telltale Games embark on their first story-driven foray into the world of <i>Minecraft</i> this month, and a new trailer is here to give a sneak peek. <i>Minecraft: Story Mode</i>'s first episode, "The Order of the Stone," will take players on a mythical quest to save the world from destruction — only …

Minecraft

Humble Bundle will send you indie games every month for $12

There's yet another interesting roundup of products hitting Humble Bundle's digital shelves tomorrow. The charitable gaming distributor announced on Thursday that it is rolling out a new monthly subscription bundle of online indie games. The subscription service will cost an even $12 each month …

Animal Crossing

Minecraft is being used to seek out cybersecurity talent

The UK government and Cyber Security Challenge UK have launched a new 3D video game platform that’s aiming to seek out the next generation of cybersecurity geniuses.<p>Funded by the Cabinet Office, the browser-based MMO game asks anyone who’s interested to participate by cracking codes and completing …