The wrapping paper is strewn across the floor, the shrink-wrap is but a memory, the packaging has been burst open, and your new Christmas smartphone is finally in your hand. Once the SIM card is in, you’ve
If you’re asking whether or not your kids should be allowed to play video games, this post isn’t for you. You live in a different world than I do. From my perspective, video games are the future of storytelling.
As we reach the end of the year, it’s time to reflect on various trends we’ve seen in the gaming realm over that time. Now, looking back, I’m ready to declare 2013 a pretty great year for video game women.
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First things first: if you have not yet read my companion piece, “Not the Top 5 Indie Games of Christmas“, might I suggest you take a look? This was a remarkable year for indie games, and the strength
From classic apple to blueberry—we've got a pie for every season. No matter what the season, pie is one of our favorite desserts. There's not much you can't put into a flaky, buttery crust. From fruity
Check here for more from GamesBeat’s 12 Days of the Best and Worst of 2013. No year-end retrospective would be complete without an article full of facts and figures about the video games and business the
It’s always a delight when outrageously cool-looking games materialize out of nowhere from the indie game community. Strike Vector from Ragequit is one of those titles. Made in 10 months and started by
From Zelda to Killzone, these are the best handheld games of the year. While 2013 saw the release of many great AAA home console releases and two new next-gen systems in the PS4 and Xbox One, perhaps best
Google has released its annual Zeitgeist, which includes a bunch of top-10 lists of popular and trending searches, including the most talked about and searched for games of 2013. “The 2013 Zeitgeist site
The top five console video games you should be playing with your family this Christmas, including some easily overlooked gems. As we head into the wee hours of 2013 our thoughts at Forbes Games turn to
Second Runner Up: Grand Theft Auto 5 You can’t spell open world without Rockstar. The Grand Theft Auto series redefined the genre back in 2001, and this year’s Grand Theft Auto 5 proved that the studio
There are many ways the world could end, but not many have predicted we'll fall victim to a horrifying race of monsters living under the surface of the Earth. On "E-Day" everything changed in the Gears
BitTorrent wants to build a secure chat service that will only ever let a message's sender and receiver take a look at what's being sent — encrypted or otherwise. It announced the service several months