Game Studio Co-Founder's Farewell Is A Tough, Sobering Read

Composer Jessica Curry, who most recently worked on Everybody’s Gone to the Rapture, has announced she’s (sort of) leaving The Chinese Room. There’s more on her mind, though. In a blog post, Curry pulled no punches when talking about her negative experiences working with Sony, how the industry devalues the… »10/09/15 1:09pm50 minutes ago

The amazingly difficult landings of the U-2 Dragon Lady spy plane

The Lockheed U-2 Dragon Lady is a beautiful spy plane that flies at high altitudes (70,000 feet in the air) to provide reconnaissance for the military. It’s also a pain in the ass to land too, requiring an actual chase car on the ground to tell the pilot how far the U-2 is from the ground. Here’s a Sploid video… »10/09/15 1:05pm53 minutes ago

Today's Best Gaming Deals: PS4 Price Drop, TriForce Heroes, Game of Thrones, and More

Sony’s official US price drop for the PS4 went into effect today, knocking up to $50 off all of these bundles. This isn’t a deal in the sense that these prices are permanent, but if you were waiting for the first official price drop to pick up a new console, your time has finally come. »10/09/15 11:45amToday 11:45am

The New PS4 Uncharted Collection Shows How Much The PS3 Evolved

If you asked a bunch of people to list the most influential games of the last console generation, there’s a solid chance most of them would include the PS3’s Uncharted series. Four or five years ago, when we needed to show a friend how visually impressive video games had become, we often reached for one of Nathan… »10/09/15 10:40amToday 10:40am