Josh Esquivel

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Memories Of My 16-Year Career In Video Games

After 16 years covering the game industry, playing hundreds of games and interviewing thousands of people, I've slowly developed a catalog of life …

San Francisco

Man Arrested in Japan for Owning 3D-Printed Guns

A 27-year-old man has been arrested in Kawasaki, Japan, on accusations of possessing several 3D-printed guns, according to local news …

3D printer lets you print your own functioning game controllers

A 3D printer attachment created by Stanford University graduate students is capable of printing functioning circuitry inside a game controller, Computerworld reports.<p>It's called the Rabbit Proto, and it's designed to fit different versions of RepRap printers — machines that can print their own …

Here's another peek at Google's build-your-own-smartphone project

Project Ara has only exploded in prominence since Google unloaded Motorola earlier this year, and now we're getting yet another peek at the work in progress. The Phonebloks team just released a video showing off the progress Google and its partners have made on those modular smartphones, and things …

I Met The World's Smartest Dog

Chaser isn't just learning objects by name: she's beginning to understand the basic structure of human language.<p>"Chaser, this is Dan. Chaser! This is <i>Dan</i>," said Deb Pilley, a classical musician who goes by the name Pilley Bianchi professionally and signs her emails as "Pill." Pill is the daughter of …

Wind Waker HD Wii U Bundle hinted in since-pulled trailer

News of a special Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD Wii U bundle may have leaked early in a trailer for the game's Hero Mode. The trailer has since …

Wii U

Kingdom Hearts: HD 1.5 Remix trailer shows Final Mix-ins

Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 Remix's smooth and vivid visual update is enough to get any fan keyed up, but the new content in Kingdom Hearts Final Mix may …

Bayonetta 2 review

Unlikely though it once seemed, the sassy witch with the killer heels/hair combo is back, 100% exclusive to Wii U. First-off, let me reassure the …

Comic Books

Sora is all grown in up Kingdom Hearts 3

Kingdom Hearts III will feature a more “mature” Sora, according to John Pleasants, co president of Disney Interactive. During an E3 2013 presentation …

Enix

How Microsoft dug its own E3 grave, and how it MIGHT climb out

I’m not going to start this with a drawn-out bashing of Microsoft’s Xbox One policies. You probably know all about that stuff by now. The over-focus …

Gaming Industry

The Last Guardian is on hiatus, says SCEA boss

UPDATE: Following comments made by Sony Computer Entertainment America CEO Jack Tretton (see below), SCE Worldwide Studios boss Shuhei Yoshida has …

Microsoft says if your internet can't support Xbox One, use 360

If your internet connection can't meet Xbox One's requirements, Microsoft advises you stick with Xbox 360. Both Microsoft Interactive Entertainment …

Xbox

Rainbow 6: Patriots misses current-gen

Ubisoft has confirmed that Tom Clancy's Rainbow 6: Patriots won’t be released on current-gen platforms as originally planned. Announced in 2011 as a …

Nextgen

11 things E3 tells us about the future of PS4 and Xbox One

Get your crystal balls out<p>Now that the dust has settled at E3 2013, we can take stock of what we've seen and start getting a clearer picture of what …

Microtransactions

See more of Star Wars: The Last Jedi's Finn, Poe, and Leia costumes in these new photos

These Star Wars: The Last Jedi photos offer a first look at some of the film's costume designs. Shot by photographer Annie Leibovitz, the four Vanity …

Star Wars

Want to shoot a guy in the nuts and kick his head off? Play Bulletstorm

Immature. Wafer-thin plot. Dumb bro game. Just a long-list of dick-jokes. These were some of the criticisms thrown at Bulletstorm when it appeared …

Call of Duty

UK Chart: The Last of Us enters at No.1

The Last of Us debuted atop the UK all formats all prices chart for the week ended June 15. Naughty Dog’s PS3 exclusive became publisher Sony's first …

no.1

The Top 7... E3 2013 no-shows

Late to the party<p>Every year's E3 has a few disappointments. Every year's E3 has a few potential guests who, despite being thoroughly welcome to …

Dead Space 4 not in development, series future uncertain

Dead Space 4 isn't in the works, but that doesn't mean the series is dismembered for good. EA Games Label Executive Vice President Patrick Söderlund …

Visceral

Nvidia cuts Shield price ahead of June 27 launch

Nvidia has cut the price of upcoming handheld system Shield by $50 ahead of a newly announced launch date of June 27. Just last month, Nvidia said …

Nvidia

The Black Flag team is back for the new Assassin's Creed... here's why that really, really matters

‘Inspired by historical events and characters, this work of fiction was designed, developed, and produced by a multicultural team of various beliefs, …

Assassin's Creed

Why The Last of Us is the first truly mature action game (and our Game of the Year)

<i>Warning before you start. I need to discuss the entire game to do this right, so there will be spoilers. Gigantic ones. With teeth.</i><p>“…it could be …