Fallout 3 is Suddenly One of The Best-Looking Games on Earth

Fallout 3 was released in 2008. In that time, all kinds of gorgeous video games have come and gone, including Bethesda's own Skyrim. But you wouldn't tell by looking at these screens. You'd think they were for Fallout 4, a thing I'm pretty sure doesn't even exist yet. » 8/08/12 2:00am 8/08/12 2:00am

Fallout 3's Tunnel Snakes Rule, and So Does This Amazing Classic Remix

Who could forget the Tunnel Snakes, the dorkiest, least menacing group of post-apocalyptic greaser wanna-be gangsters to ever grace a role-playing game? I sure couldn't. And who could forget this classic video, which though it's a few years old, still holds up remarkably well?


Not Jenn Frank, anyway, who was kind… » 2/16/12 8:45pm 2/16/12 8:45pm

Are Foreign Games Losing Their Stigma in Japan?

For decades, the term "youge" (洋ゲー) or "Western game" was pejorative. In Japanese, "you" (洋) is used to denote Western things, whether that be "Western music" (洋楽) or "Western clothes" (洋服). These words are not pejorative—not like youge has been. » 5/12/11 8:00am 5/12/11 8:00am