In Praise Of The New Game Plus

Last week, I played through Dead Space 2. This week, I'll see it through to the end one more time, perhaps having more fun, feeling less stressed, better appreciating its immense technical and visual artistry. Let's hear it for New Game Plus. » 1/31/11 8:00pm 1/31/11 8:00pm

Our Missing Video Game Robot Hero

Osamu Tezuka's beloved boy robot, Astro Boy, defined an art form, inspired a nation, and is a cultural icon worthy of the Robot Hall of Fame. So why doesn't he get more video games? » 5/27/09 4:00pm 5/27/09 4:00pm