Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2: The Kotaku Review

Over nearly three decades and dozens of games, the Castlevania series has let players battle through iconically fragmented gameworlds and crack the Belmont family's whips against Dracula. Now, with Lords of Shadow 2, the biggest, baddest vampire of all is yours to control. The shift from implacable archfiend to… » 2/25/14 9:40am 2/25/14 9:40am

Konami Appears to be Teasing Something Castlevania-Related

Over on their official Facebook page, Konami links out to a teaser site that sure seems to hint at something Dracula-related. The site bears the words "The Dragon Returns," which refers to the linguistic roots of the evil count's name. Dracul—as in Vlad Dracul—means dragon in Romanian. » 5/24/12 2:30pm 5/24/12 2:30pm

Study Says Video Games Have 'Problematized' View of Religion

Do video games spend too much time emphasizing the violent aspects of religion? A study released by the University of Missouri on Monday says so, concluding that video games present religion in a "problematized" way. » 2/27/12 5:30pm 2/27/12 5:30pm