Assassin's Creed Rogue is Actually Pretty Different

My problem with the Assassin's Creed games is that I always try to play them like stealth games, and Assassin's Creed is not a very good stealth game. It's a great action game, when it wants to be, but it's just not built for stealth as anything other than a side-mechanic. It's not adaptive enough; stray from the… » 8/20/14 10:00am Today 10:00am

Going Back to the Best and Worst Schools in Video Games

"School's Out for Summer" are the rockin' lyrics that will be relevant again in May and June of 2015. As kids are gearing up to head back to those hallowed halls of higher education, or wallowing in self-pity at their desks as we speak, here are some of video games' best and worst classrooms and schools that heroes… » 8/20/14 9:06am Today 9:06am

The Swedish Radio Transmission in P.T. Hides A Major Revelation

P.T., the brilliant playable trailer for Silent Hills, continues to deservedly attract obsessive study. One of the demo's mysteries is a radio transmission in a foreign language. If these fans are correct, it's in Swedish, and seems to make a major revelation about the game. » 8/20/14 8:31am Today 8:31am

Welcome Fall With Open Arms (and a $150 GameStop Gift Card)

The time has come. Whether it's back to school or back to a workweek without the promise of a beach weekend, the end of summer is upon us. But before you start planning an elaborate funeral for your short shorts, hear us out: once it starts getting chilly, you have no more reasons to be outside. This means you can… » 8/14/14 12:00pm Thursday 12:00pm