Scandal or No, EA Sports Stands by Its Man

This is hardly a shock - if Gatorade, Nike and Gillette aren't running from Tiger Woods, in light of his philandering, why would EA Sports? The publisher released a statement standing by the namesake of its golf franchise. » 12/02/09 6:00pm 12/02/09 6:00pm

People Played Real Plane Crash Web Game 4.6 Million Times

Hero On The Hudson, a gameplay-light web game about Captain "Sully" Sullenberger's successful landing of an Airbus A320 on the Hudson River, is just one popular game based on that stuff most commercial video games don't deal with: current events. » 7/10/09 4:00pm 7/10/09 4:00pm

A View of the Inauguration From a Devastated Washington, D.C.

Today Barack Obama will be sworn in as the 44th president of the United States. It certainly didn't escape Stephen Totilo's notice who's created quite an ode to the event. » 1/20/09 12:00pm 1/20/09 12:00pm

On Relevant Settings in Games

L.B. Jeffries has a nice piece up arguing for more relevant and provocative settings in games in order to raise awareness and perhaps do something a little greater for disastrous (real world) situations. He points out that violence isn't incompatible with this, thus many classic genres would probably be quite at homeā€¦ » 11/01/08 5:30pm 11/01/08 5:30pm