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By Brad Grier | Games | Culture | Development
The video game series helped me understand the Cold War … and my parents
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I wandered the wastelands, desperately searching for a water …Cold War
Portal Stories: Mel consists of more than 20 maps, full of all-new voice lines, models, high quality materials, and challenging puzzles. We estimate …Puzzles
Update: Apple has indicated it may be walking back some of these removals.Original StoryThe renewed debate over the Confederate battle flag is …Civil War
Canadian game developers flooded Los Angeles for the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), this week, showing off games ranging from big-budget blockbusters to those made by single-person studios.
Julien Lavoie, vice president of public affairs for the Entertainment Software Association of Canada, …News (Canada)
Within 30 seconds of playing Star Wars Battlefront’s survival mode at E3, I was yearning for a mouse. Here I was, finally playing DICE’s Battlefront …Star Wars
In the proud tradition of realism-obsessed flight simulators, Rogue System models individual components and their parent systems, right down to …Proof of Concept
Playing boardgames and tabletop RPGs can bring you a lot of surprising benefits, but it’s not as fun when your dice keep rolling the same result over …Cool Stuff
What can we learn by data mining Steam for fun and profit.
The information in this article was gathered with the help of the tool Steam Spy that I’ve …Grand Theft Auto
Not that great, really.A couple days ago I was hit up with a press release for a new site called Tabletopia, a website that acts as a portal for …iPad
We’re thrilled to announce that The Long Dark is the first survival game to come to Xbox One, and launches today on the new Game Preview program, …Xbox
It appears that Steam’s new refund policy will hurt indie developers more than they initially thought. Today, Qwiboo and Puppygames shared some …Indie Gaming
This week, Doom joined the first-ever class of the World Video Game Hall of Fame, and its reasons for being inducted now seem obvious in …Game Design
"The very nature of digital [history] is that it's both inherently easy to save and inherently easy to utterly destroy forever."Jason Scott knows …Digital Preservation
LEDhead is a multi-platform project that simulates the classic Mattel electronic LED (light emitting diode) based handheld games of the 70's. Now you …Mattel
When I picture what Blizzard HQ must look like, the first image that enters my mind is Scrooge McDuck cannonballing into a monstrous pile …Blizzard
This November, XCOM 2 will appear exclusively on PC (Windows, Mac OS, and Linux), delivered through Steam.
“Yeah, we figured that would surprise some …Xbox One
“We're delighted to celebrate our 1.0 release with this Gamer's Edition pack, taking the Kerbals off your screen and onto your desk.”
–Miguel A. Piña …
Written by James L. Sutter
As the editor in charge of Pathfinder Tales&mdashthe Tor and Paizo novel line that tie into the Pathfinder Roleplaying …
Paizo launches this week Wrath of the Righteous, a new series for the Pathfinder Adventure Card Game and new season of organized play. With it …Pathfinder
Agent Decker is a free, print-and-play deckbuilding game using only 52 cards. In the game you’re an agent trying to get the gear and skills needed to …
Owen Stephens with his mom, Claire McMurray, because he’s just that adorable
Every now and then, I pester my creative colleagues with five questions …
I’d rather die in the mud with those men than live forever as a god.
Athena meets Hades in the miniature-game-without-miniatures that is Mythic Battles!
A huge bounty of assets that are being worked on for Star Citizen have leaked to the public. An …Imperium
Matt: Initially, I didn’t spot the mistake. Enthusiastically firing out a message that proposed a date for a day of Star Wars: Imperial Assault, I …Star Wars
The Internet Archive just debuted a collection of vintage games made popular on Apple II computers, including Frogger and Spy Hunter.
The games are not only bizarre (apparently Curious George Goes Shopping existed?), but how the Internet Archive obtained these games using a method called “cracking.” To …Internet Archive