People Are Playing Frogger On A Skyscraper

The comparison has been many many, many times by people trying to run and dodge through traffic: it feels just like playing Frogger. Except it's terrifying, because you're the frog. This is particularly troubling in developing countries still in need of a robust public infrastructure to regulate traffic. » 4/16/14 6:05pm Yesterday 6:05pm

Even Sony Thinks An $1850 PS4 Is "Bad For Gamers"

Video game pricing in South America has been outrageous for years, but it's taken a recent backlash against the Brazilian PS4 to convince Sony to weigh into the matter publicly. And their statement is a surprising one. » 10/21/13 9:15pm 10/21/13 9:15pm

Wounded Galatian: Max Payne 3's Soccer Mission, and the Meaning Behind…

This only marginally qualifies as a spoiler alert because, if you've played Max Payne 3 » 5/17/12 6:01pm 5/17/12 6:01pm longer than 20 minutes, you've encountered this mission already. It revolves around a shootout in the locker room of the Galatians FC in Sao Paulo, Brazil which, as a quick Internet search plus common sense reveals, ain't a real…

Did You Know In Brazil You Score Points for Killing Children in Grand…

Last Thursday, Brazil was visited by its own Columbine massacre. 23-year-old Wellington Menezes de Oliveira opened up fire at a school in Rio de Janeiro killing 12 pupils and injuring 13 others, aged between 12- and 14-years-old. Wellington killed himself minutes later, after being shot by a policeman. The country was… » 4/13/11 8:30am 4/13/11 8:30am