Sea Stars Pulls Off an Upside-Down Joyride

After about a year of the Gaming App of the Week, I've been very hard on games that are nakedly derivative of existing hits. Then one comes along and literally does everything a previous success did, except upside down, and I feel like I have to tip my hat. That's Sea Stars. » 12/02/11 9:30am 12/02/11 9:30am

Magic: The Gathering Creator's New Kard Combat Won't Kill Your Wallet

» 7/28/11 1:30pm 7/28/11 1:30pm

As the father of Magic: The Gathering, Richard Garfield is the man responsible for countless crazed gamers spending their savings on tiny bits of colorful card stock. With Kard Combat Garfield and Hothead Games deliver card-based strategy as deep as Magic, and it doesn't cost players one penny (unless they want it… » 7/28/11 1:30pm 7/28/11 1:30pm

Penny Arcade's Episodic Adventures Live On In With The Written Word

Followers of Penny Arcade's foray into game development may never see the last two chapters of their Penny Arcade Adventures: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness come to video game form. But the series will continue, if only in text. » 8/12/10 6:20pm 8/12/10 6:20pm