Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number Made Me Feel Like a Terrible Person

Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number is no ordinary game. That is, until you assume control of "Beard" in the Soldier Levels during war missions in the jungles of Hawaii. » 3/25/15 5:20pm 3/25/15 5:20pm

How David Lynch Influenced 17 Games

Pour yourself a damn fine cup of coffee and see how director David Lynch directly influenced 17 games, including Zelda: Link's Awakening, Silent Hills, and Life is Strange. Click annotations throughout to skip spoilers. » 3/20/15 4:30am 3/20/15 4:30am

It's Been A Helluva Couple Weeks For Video Game Music

Whether you want lush orchestral tracks of murderous dance-floor jams, it has been a heck of a couple of weeks for video game music. » 3/12/15 6:30pm 3/12/15 6:30pm

The Creator Of Hotline Miami 2 To Australians: "Just Pirate It"

In an email screencapped by a reddit user, Jonatan Söderströmm, co-creator of Hotline Miami, has told Australians that if they want to play the recently banned Hotline Miami 2 they should "just pirate it". » 1/15/15 10:00pm 1/15/15 10:00pm

Hotline Miami 2 Has Been Basically Banned In Australia [Update]

Well, not banned, more like refused classification, and...hey, wait a minute, weren't we supposed to be over this shit? » 1/14/15 8:49pm 1/14/15 8:49pm

PayDay 2 is getting a special Hotline Miami-themed DLC later this month, Overkill Software announced this morning. I wonder what it's gonna be like getting up close and personal with all that ultra-violence! » 9/11/14 11:20am 9/11/14 11:20am

Hotline Miami Action Figure Dials B For Badass

This 1/6 scale (so around 12") figure of Hotline Miami's Jacket is pretty much everything you could ask for in a Hotline Miami action figure. Nice sneakers, rubber masks and an assortment of brutal weaponry. » 8/18/14 10:00pm 8/18/14 10:00pm

For one moment, Hotline Miami 2's Steam page showed that it was coming out tomorrow, but it's since switched back to just "2014." A representative for Hotline Miami 2 says the game has no release date yet, so the date was a mistake. Alas. » 8/14/14 5:27pm 8/14/14 5:27pm

Hotline Miami is coming to the PS4 on August 19th, Sony just announced. If playing this excellent hyperviolent indie game on the new console isn't enough good news, Sony also promised will feel even more violent than ever before thanks to some newfangled DualShock 4 features: » 8/11/14 2:10pm 8/11/14 2:10pm

Team Fortress 2 Meets One Of The Most Violent Games Around

Hotline Miami 2 is sure to be one of the most violent we'll play this year, but it's even more violent when recreated in 3D with characters from Team Fortress 2. » 6/04/14 12:15pm 6/04/14 12:15pm

Devolver Digital and Dennaton Games just released a new trailer for Hotline Miami 2, the highly anticipated sequel to 2012's acclaimed indie gorefest and one of our favorite games for the PlayStation Vita. The video doesn't court as much controversy as, say, that notorious sexual assault scene from an early demo did.… » 4/08/14 11:15am 4/08/14 11:15am

Hotline Miami Pop Mash-Ups Combine Murder And Kanye

The top-down murder-death-kill simulator Hotline Miami had already earned the distinction of having one of 2012's top video game soundtracks. But these mash-ups from Jessica "NNXT" Gore take the whole thing to another level. » 1/14/14 7:30pm 1/14/14 7:30pm

Otherwise harmless little things, like the bunny mask from Team Fortress 2, can have a huge impact. For example, it can get someone in the Steam Community to pay homage to Hotline Miami with the game's characters (complete with 80s sunglasses) in a really stunning way. » 11/13/13 8:30am 11/13/13 8:30am

PS4 Controllers Work On A Mac Too, You Know

There are PS4 controllers popping up in the wild ahead of the console's release. Some people in the industry have one already. Here's one, taking advantage of the fact the pads will run - with a minimum of fuss on more than just a PS4. » 10/24/13 11:30pm 10/24/13 11:30pm

Sex Assault Scene Pulled From Hotline Miami 2 Demo

There's a point in the Hotline Miami 2 demo where it looks for all the world like one of the characters is about to rape a woman. That didn't go down too well. » 9/05/13 11:30pm 9/05/13 11:30pm

Director Wants To Turn Hotline: Miami Into A Short Film

Well, it was going to happen eventually. It's Hotline: Miami. Short, sweet, violent and exciting; the perfect recipe for a great internet flick, which is exactly what this man is trying to make—and crowdfund. » 9/03/13 5:40am 9/03/13 5:40am

Here's a humorously long list of banned questions for Hotline Miami 2, straight from the developers' gamescom booth. It might have been a slightly less time-consuming to put up a list of allowed questions. Maybe next year! In any case, the full list is below. » 8/23/13 6:45am 8/23/13 6:45am