Roleplaying the Renegade: Lessons from My 2nd Mass Effect Playthrough

Well, I did it. I played Mass Effect again. And if there's one thing I took away, it's that it's awfully hard to have fun replaying things differently the second time around. » 9/17/14 11:30am Today 11:30am

Gearbox's Next Big Game Is Going to Be Very Different from Borderlands

It was the guns that did it for the Borderlands games, wasn't it? Thousands, millions, umpty-trillions of weapons to find, collect and love more than some actual flesh-and-blood human beings. Well, in Battleborn, the people who made those games want to do for characters what they did for guns in Borderlands. » 9/17/14 8:00am Today 8:00am

Reminder: Quake Live, with some changes, arrives on Steam today—in the afternoon, to be specific. Of course, it'll be free-to-play, so those jonesing for some old-school arena-shooting action will be able to dive right in. Above's the launch trailer, featuring copious amounts of bunnyhopping and spectacular shooting. » 9/17/14 4:00am Today 4:00am