Let's Play Devil's Advocate And Consider Dead Island's Severed Torso As…

Anytime something shocking or awful is done by the video game industry, you'll have people chiming in that we should leave it alone because it's actually art and so it has a right to exist (because apparently being art means the ability to exist without criticism and any criticism is actually the equivalent of… » 1/16/13 8:30pm 1/16/13 8:30pm

Can People Still Get Dead Island In Countries Where It's Censored? 'I…

Like the original Dead Island, the sequel, Dead Island: Riptide won't have a German release, because that country is really weird about depictions of killing video game zombies, who technically are not even human and literally are not real. The game's creative director was asked if he thinks Germans are still getting… » 12/02/12 11:00am 12/02/12 11:00am

Aubrey Norris Writes The Best Press Releases In Video Gaming. Here's…

Every day, many, many PR people send us very boring press releases. And then there's Aubrey Norris, PR rep for Deep Silver. Her press release e-mails are masterpieces. They succeed because they actually make me want to read them through to the end. Even when they're not entirely about Dead Island » 10/15/12 5:45pm 10/15/12 5:45pm