The real reason that women in fantasy art wear such skimpy armor

It's horribly impractical for ladies to wear bikini armor while leaving their midsections exposed...or is it? Artist Stjepan Sejic reveals the "truth" behind half-naked women warriors. » 2/14/14 4:29pm 2/14/14 4:29pm

Top 10 Essential Stories About Power Armor

This weekend, we celebrate the awesome majesty of superpowered suits of armor, with Iron Man 3. But the "power armor" genre has a long and kick-ass history, spanning decades of battles and adventures. Here are the 10 most essential power-armor stories of all time! » 4/30/13 5:26pm 4/30/13 5:26pm

These Amazing Mass Effect 3 Costumes Are on Their Way to DragonCon

Prop creator extraordinaire Bill Doran and his wife, Brittany Sheppard Doran, gear up for DragonCon 2012 in style with a pair of expertly-crafted suits of Mass Effect armor. If that's not justification enough for me to hit up the show this weekend then I don't know what is. » 8/28/12 11:30pm 8/28/12 11:30pm

The Problem With Women's Armor, According to a Man Who Makes Armor…

Ryan, aka "Jabberwock" makes armor. He therefore knows more about armor than I do and maybe more than you do. » 12/16/11 5:00pm 12/16/11 5:00pm

In Which Sir Arthur Solicits the Worst Blacksmith Ever

The best armor will cover the wearer's body completely, providing maximum protection from swords, axes, spears, and other implements of destruction. The worst armor appears in Capcom classic Ghosts 'n Goblins. » 7/19/11 1:00pm 7/19/11 1:00pm

Being Human In Guild Wars 2

In the original Guild Wars being human was a requirement. In the sequel being human is a choice. This week ArenaNet is taking an in-depth look at what it means to be human in Guild Wars 2. » 2/09/11 3:20pm 2/09/11 3:20pm

This Is Not The Right Outfit To Wear In A Firefight

This is what passes for well-protected in SG Interactive's newly-launched free-to-play online first-person PC shooter Project Blackout. Nothing says "I'm combat ready!" like a camouflage crop jacket, Daisy Dukes with fishnet stockings, and a padded orange thermal bikini top. » 1/12/11 12:10pm 1/12/11 12:10pm

Don The Iron Man 2 Armor In PlayStation Home

Iron Man 2 is coming to theaters next week, but he's making a pit stop in Europe's PlayStation Home this Thursday, with the service's first movie-themed mini-game and your chance to win your own set of virtual Iron Man armor. » 4/26/10 12:55pm 4/26/10 12:55pm

World Of Warcraft's Arena Season 8 Armor Is Quite Fetching

Blizzard has posted pictures of the Arena Season 8 armor for World of Warcraft, showing off what the fashionable cold-blooded killers will be wearing about town. » 1/27/10 4:40pm 1/27/10 4:40pm

Booth Check: The Warlord Armor of TGS

The Game Science Museum at the Tokyo Game Show this year housed not only video games but an exhibition of armor and helmets of Japan's most popular warlords. » 9/27/09 9:30am 9/27/09 9:30am

Samurai Armor and Helmets To Invade Tokyo Game Show

With the Tokyo Game Show kicking off in just two weeks, the organizers are starting to fill us in on some of the neat things that will be on display: Like ancient Japanese warlord armor. » 9/10/09 1:20pm 9/10/09 1:20pm