Machine-Gun This Truck from the Comfort of Your Computer Desk on…

Out in the middle of the desert, a remote-controlled M249 Squad Automatic Weapon will unload its magazine into Sweet Tooth's iconic ice cream truck from Twisted Metal, releasing on Tuesday for the PlayStation 3. The trigger will be thousands of spacebars from across the Internet, and the finger on one of them can be… » 2/11/12 3:00pm 2/11/12 3:00pm

A Follow-Up with David Jaffe About that Oral Sex Remark

In a promotional video interview that went live on February 6th, David Jaffe included a statement that I and others found objectionable. So I objected. After the piece ran, Jaffe reached out to me through Twitter and we agreed to schedule a call. Yesterday evening, we spoke about the issue by phone for roughly half an… » 2/08/12 6:30pm 2/08/12 6:30pm

Twisted Metal’s Chopper-Riding Reaper Takes the Spotlight in This New…

There's no getting around the fact that the playable characters of Twisted Metal are pretty much a veritable parade of broken souls. With an apparent deal with the devil lurking in his past, biker-turned-grim-reaper Mr. Grimm may be the most shattered of all the game's automotive combatants. This clip puts his… » 12/16/11 4:40pm 12/16/11 4:40pm

Twisted Metal Multiplayer Is Frantic, Fantastic

It's not unfair to say that vehicle combat games have gone out of fashion. There are very few, if any AAA franchises anymore, which is definitely a big part of why Twisted Metal's multiplayer is so refreshing. The combat in the game is just as fast-paced and competitive as a FPS or fighting game, but without the… » 6/08/11 7:30pm 6/08/11 7:30pm