What In The World Do Video Game Writers Do? The Minds Behind Some Of Last Year's Biggest Games Explain.

What does a games writer do, exactly? What is a writer's job? If we're talking about a writer on a movie or the author of a book, it's easy for us to figure out on our own what exactly that person is doing. But when we look at the writer of a video game, things become a bit more cloudy. »3/05/13 5:00pm3/05/13 5:00pm

Let's Play Devil's Advocate And Consider Dead Island's Severed Torso As A Piece Of Art

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 8:30pm1/16/13 8:30pm

Can People Still Get Dead Island In Countries Where It's Censored? 'I Hope So,' Says Developer

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 11:00am12/02/12 11:00am