Why The Hell Do We Keep Playing Difficult Video Games?

I understand why you hate these video games. I really do. I understand why you shake your head as I play them. The truth is I don't always understand the impulse myself. Why do I want to hurt myself. Why do I choose to put myself through this physical pain and stress. What is the benefit? What is the evolutionary… » 5/06/14 12:47am 5/06/14 12:47am

Dark Souls II, As Told By Steam Reviews

Now that Dark Souls II has been out for nearly a week on Steam, players have gotten a chance to get a feel for the game (read: die endlessly). This also means players have had a chance to review the fiendishly difficult RPG—and even if they're don't provide the most in-depth critiques of the game, they're still pretty… » 4/30/14 6:00pm 4/30/14 6:00pm