Jokes Fly Faster Than Arrows in the Goofy-Yet-Epic Bard's Tale

The Bard's Tale, the highly enjoyable action role-playing game that launches today at the App Store, has a long, storied history—far longer and storied-er than your average iOS game. The first Bard's Tale was a well-loved 1985 computer role-playing game, whose protagonist was, appropriately enough, a singing Bard.… » 12/01/11 9:30am 12/01/11 9:30am

Line Rider Brings Web Downloads to DS and Wii

I was delighted in 2006 when I heard that Line Rider » 8/28/08 3:00pm 8/28/08 3:00pm was picked up by a developer and headed to the DS. And almost immediately that short rush of excitement, I was perplexed. How was anyone going to take such an open, simple design and turn it into a traditional game without totally screwing it up. Turns out I wasn't…