The Fallout Vaults That Performed Messed Up Cloning Experiments

Vaults in Fallout are no strangers to horrific experiment—according to the lore, that's why vaults exist in the first place. Vaults were constructed for social experiments, the likes of which couldn't be carried out in any other circumstance. » 1/23/15 4:00pm 1/23/15 4:00pm

Maybe you've heard of 2048? The folks at Grantland have, including the popular smartphone game in a new list of media recommendations while almost entirely glossing over the fact that 2048 is a derivation of a clone of the well-liked game Threes. Well, Threes does get to be an oblique punchline at the end of the… » 4/02/14 2:45pm 4/02/14 2:45pm

Joust Creators Weigh In on Cloning Controversy

J.S. Joust developers Die Gute Fabrik have posted a statement about the recent cloning controversey that in which they've recently been embroiled. » 5/24/12 10:15pm 5/24/12 10:15pm

Indie Gem J.S. Joust Is Flagrantly Cloned [Update]

Die Gute Fabrik's hugely enjoyable screenless indie game Johann Sebastian Joust is the latest victim of app-store cloning. An iOS game called Papa Quash released yesterday apes not only Joust's core mechanical idea, but shamelessly lifts its marketing, imagery, and overall vibe. » 5/22/12 4:30pm 5/22/12 4:30pm

This Pokémon Was Too Controversial To Live

A recent interview in Best Buy's official @Gamer Magazine reveals that plans for a Pokémon based on the lovable creature above were scrapped after being deemed too controversial. What's controversial about Dolly the sheep? She's a clone. » 2/11/11 2:00pm 2/11/11 2:00pm