Matthew Tripp

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Best mobile games of 2015 (pictures)

You Must Build a Boat will turn you into a Match-3 RPG junkie

<b>Watch on YouTube | Subscribe to Polygon on YouTube</b><p><i>You Must Build a Boat</i> is the sequel to EightyEight Games' tile-sliding puzzle title <i>10000000</i>, and boy howdy, is it covering familiar territory. You're the owner of a humble seafaring vessel who must — you guessed it — improve the structural integrity …

Latest Free EA PC Game Is One of 1993's Best

Electronic Arts has revealed the latest free PC game available to players via the publisher's Origin On The House promotion.<p>Replacing Theme Hospital is Syndicate, the 1993 dystopian game designed by industry veteran Peter Molyneux and Bullfrog Productions. GameSpot recently cited Syndicate as one …

How to die the right way in Darkest Dungeon: 5 tips from the game's designer

<i>Darkest Dungeon</i> is challenging and unforgiving by design. Bad things happen to good heroes; the game is about making the most of a tough situation while attempting to accomplish the goals whatever the cost.<p>However, this also sets the stage for truly heroic moments. Without risk and fear, can there …

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Watch the impossible as Destiny player solos Crota's End with game's 'worst weapon'

Be warned: This is painful to watch. But I bet it's not nearly as painful to watch as it was to play.<p>Redditor xThreeDoG decided that soloing Crota's End, the latest raid in <i>Destiny</i>, wasn't enough of a challenge. Instead, he decided to solo the raid using a notoriously bad, some would say worst, …

Watch an amazing Destiny player finish Crota's End ... by himself (correction)

Players may rush to be the first to finish a new raid in <i>Destiny</i>, and then the competition to do it in the craziest way possible begins. While there are some major problems with the latest <i>Destiny</i> update, the raids remain one of the most challenging aspects of the game, designed to be played with a …

Welcome to 'Endgame,' Google's worldwide augmented reality game that begins today

"[James Frey] had this whole thing conceived of as a never-before-done experience across all these media."<p>"Over a period of time, [Stella] herself as a character and the website itself as a game board will expand and get much more robust and much more interesting," says Stewartson. While there will …

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What Grand Theft Auto 5 would look like in real life

Zapruder Pictures, a duo of fan filmmakers out of Madrid, recreated the <i>Grand Theft Auto 5</i> announcement trailer in their hometown. How close the short comes to replicating the original is impressive, though it's not afraid to bend reality with the help of some well-placed special effects.<p>Watching …

Steam’s Summer Sale is underway, and here are 50 games you should check out

Since Valve released the Steam marketplace as a method of distributing Counter Strike patches in 2002, it’s expanded into a massive gaming store and …

Threes! developer has a new game. Don't read this.

If you have an addiction problem with Sirvo's <i>Threes!</i> then stop reading now. You don't want to know about this game. Asher Vollmer, the game designer of the crack cocaine-like mobile game — we may as well call him Heisenberg — has created another digital recreational substance to abuse: <i>Close …

Someone shaved their cat and turned it into Simba: http://t.co/XFMtUi87sI

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Who want to do this: http://t.co/TCd0ADdG4S

This lizard looks like he's just hatched a plan to take over the world: http://t.co/G7WmY4VLOr

9 Game Franchises that Returned from the Dead

Rise from your grave.<p>Exit Theatre Mode<p>A bad game can hurt a franchise. Several bad games can kill it. Once a series dies, it’s sadly almost always …

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At first glance, this may scare the hell out of anyone till they notice what it really is. http://t.co/8jB3lLuJch

Below, or How I Learned to Stop Being a Baby and Love Punishing Games

Last year at the Electronic Entertainment Expo, I saw Below at an Xbox event and wasn't sure what to think. Well, that's not entirely true. I did know what to think, and it went something like this: "Boy, this is a pretty game. But holy heck does this look hard. Hey, is that Ryse?"<p>My past self was …

Did you know: http://t.co/4EfK2Dp9QH

No matter how hard you try your brain will refuse to see dolphins in this pic at first: http://t.co/9d4eRiI6Uq

Having a bad day here's a pic of fluffy baby bunny. http://t.co/uaMZd70MM4

A group of bunnies is called a fluffle. http://t.co/1t45TkGyCa

Best mobile games of March 2014

<b>Looking for a new game to play on your mobile device? Here's our pick of the best released in March 2014.</b><p>Shattered Planet<p>Montreal-based studio Kitfox …

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Dungeon crawler Mind Zero hits PS Vita May 27

<i>Class of Heroes</i> developer Zero Div and Acquire's collaboration dungeon crawler <i>Mind Zero</i> will launch for PlayStation Vita on May 27, according to a post on the PlayStation Blog.<p><i>Mind Zero</i> is a first-person game in which characters fight using mind-controlled powers. Players will move between two …

Best iOS Games 2018

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How did South Park make video games funny?

Welcome to Friends List!<p>If this is your first episode, Friends List is a daily web series where we have one-on-one talks about a single question related to video games. The goal is to give both Polygon's many team members across the globe and those involved in covering, designing and releasing …

Man Stabbed With Replica 'Zelda' Master Sword In Serious Condition

Maybe video games do cause real world violence.<p>I know—that’s a position I’ve argued against time and time again.<p>But sometimes you hear a story and you just have to concede that without video games, this particular violent act would not have been committed.<p>Like this story, of a man stabbed …

Learn to code through dungeon crawling

Looking at a bunch of code for the first time can be something of a daunting affair. All those strings and symbols can simply look like a mess to the …