It's Much Easier to Play A Game When You Can Tell What The Buttons Do

Over the years, I've dabbled in a hefty number of video games. I'm pretty used to sitting down and picking up a new system reasonably quickly. It's part of my job, after all. I may not be good at it right away (or ever), but I can navigate myself around a world and figure out what I'm doing. » 7/31/12 2:30pm 7/31/12 2:30pm

What Are The Best Innovations In Gaming? The Ones That Let Me Walk…

I play many more games now than I used to when I was younger. There are a bunch of reasons for that. One is money: I have much more access to cash as a working adult than I did as a kid, teenager, or student. Another is time: again, as an adult without kids I determine for myself how to allocate my leisure hours,… » 6/21/12 3:00pm 6/21/12 3:00pm

They've Hidden A Free Role-Playing Game In Every Nintendo 3DS

Among the many surprises pre-loaded into the 3DS, Nintendo's next big handheld device, the biggest is that the thing is packed with a hidden role-playing game. It's no Final Fantasy or Dragon Age. It's something simpler and, arguably, more important. » 3/18/11 12:00pm 3/18/11 12:00pm

Super Monkey Ball Uses One Of The 3DS' Odder Features

The new Super Monkey Ball game for the Nintendo 3DS will let you unlock a character in the game if you walk around a lot with the 3DS. The price is 20 3DS Play Coins, the currency Nintendo said would be earned by any 3DS owner for the steps they take each day. » 2/24/11 5:00pm 2/24/11 5:00pm