Why Mortal Kombat X Is So Gory

If you, like me, were in the front few rows of Sony's E3 press conference when they showed off Mortal Kombat X on stage, you would also have been deafened by the loud cheers of excited gamers. They were oohing and aahing at decapitations and exposed organs and lost limbs. » 6/24/14 2:45pm 6/24/14 2:45pm

Did Nintendo just make an original shooter starring girls?

While other companies are struggling with concepts of diversity, and some gamers are feeling fatigued by shooters featuring ludicrously macho guys - Nintendo just splatted out a new (almost) non-violent shooter with a distinctly feminine aesthetic. » 6/13/14 11:28am 6/13/14 11:28am

​An Oculus Rift Game That Let Me Be Neo From The Matrix

Everybody has dreams. One of my dreams involves me dodging bullets in slow-mo like a badass. Yesterday at E3, the Oculus Rift and a game called Superhot allowed me to live that dream. » 6/12/14 10:17pm 6/12/14 10:17pm

The New Zelda Is Open-World, Looks Absolutely Incredible

Mario & Mega Man: Together at Last

A human. An android. Will they be friends? Foes? Who knows? My first thought after seeing this image from the official Super Smash Bros. site: “A million slashfic stories start here.” » 6/12/13 5:59pm 6/12/13 5:59pm

The Just Cause Guys Are Making A Mad Max Game

Avalanche Studios, the developers of the Just Cause series, are making a Mad Max game. We don't know much about it, since only a short clip and logo was shown, but if you remember a few months back some blurry teaser images were shown which suggest the game is basically a post-apocalyptic Just Cause. With Australians. » 6/11/13 6:13pm 6/11/13 6:13pm

James Cameron's Na’vi Banshees Take Flight In The Avatar Video Game

Take a ride between the 1,000-foot tall trees on the moon of Pandora, with a few stills from the new video game based on James Cameron's other-worldly epic. Check out the full presentation from E3, where Cameron explains his master plan. » 6/02/09 8:00am 6/02/09 8:00am

The Dead Space Trailer So Scary It's Banned

Electronic Arts recently debuted the "Lullaby" trailer for upcoming space-horror video game Dead Space. It's creepy and gory, but did it deserve bannination? Check out this teaser trailer that's intended "for mature audiences only." » 7/23/08 8:00am 7/23/08 8:00am