Far Cry 'Z-Day' Mod Needs a New Name So Folks Know It Isn't a DayZ Clone

This mod for Far Cry 3 is called "Z-Day," and its creator says the name will be changed to something else before its final release is offered. It sort of shows how brand confusion can work in reverse, too, when people might confuse your game for something that it's really not, and you really don't want them to think… » 2/01/14 5:00pm 2/01/14 5:00pm

Here Are Ten Games Japanese Players Recommend

2013 is approaching the halfway point and this year, we've already seen several heavy-hitting game releases. Oftentimes it's difficult to choose a single game to buy out of several when you have a limited budget. The biggest and most influential factor in making a choice is usually other players' opinions. » 5/23/13 7:00am 5/23/13 7:00am

A Visual History of Attractive Video Game Characters: The 10s

The past few years produced a huge amount of great games and a surprisingly decent amount of them have well-developed characters that are hard to forget. And, of course, some of them look really attractive. » 5/03/13 6:30pm 5/03/13 6:30pm

A Far Cry Villain and a Deus Ex Hero Fight in Real Life

The guy who voiced Adam Jensen hosted The Canadian Video Game Awards this past weekend. In its fourth year, the industry celebration inadvertently became a gathering of first-class voice actors. But, as you can see in the backstage video with Deus Ex: Human Revolution’s Elias Toufexis and Far Cry 3’s Michael Mando,… » 4/23/13 4:00pm 4/23/13 4:00pm

The Moneysaver: Of Batmen and Blood Dragons

Just as quickly as Batman: Arkham Origins was announced, it's been discounted. By "discounted," I mean $10 in Amazon credit for pre-ordering on any platform, which is basically the same thing. If you don't like Batman, we've got more Batman for you anyway, with deals on Injustice: Gods Among Us for both platforms. Hit… » 4/12/13 2:15pm 4/12/13 2:15pm