Playstation Network Flash Sale: 30 Games for $1/each

Sony is kicking off your weekend with some deep, deep discounts on 30 different PSN titles, some PS3, some Vita, some cross-buy. Highlights includes Braid, Everyday Shooter, echochrome ii, Plants vs. Zombies, Super Stardust HD, and Tokyo Jungle. [Playstation Blog] » 4/18/14 5:06pm Friday 5:06pm

Digital Distribution Could Learn from Nintendo’s Disk Writer Kiosk

A few weeks ago, I saw the Retro Game Master movie, half of which took place in 1986 Japan. In the film, the characters are often seen visiting a game store—a store complete with one of the coolest things Nintendo ever created, the Nintendo Disk Writer Kiosk. » 3/14/14 4:30am 3/14/14 4:30am

The Guy Looking To Expose Online Gaming's Worst Jerks

The guy recording racist and sexist crap in online multiplayer matches know he's going to stop doing it soon. "I really only play one game these days; [Call of Duty:]Ghosts on Xbox Live," he says. "I am a pretty nasty FIFA player but I really don't want to invest any more money or time into video games. I'm pretty sure… » 3/13/14 4:00pm 3/13/14 4:00pm

The Week in Games: Garden Warfare and Thief

Thief arrives on the PC and both PlayStations and Xboxes this week, along with Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare on Xbox 360 and Xbox One and the latest Castlevania for PC and the previous-gen consoles. Call of Duty fans on PC and the PlayStations get the Onslaught DLC this week, too. » 2/23/14 6:00pm 2/23/14 6:00pm

Last Year's Portable Batman Hits Consoles and PC in April

Two Batman games came out last year. The big console version, Batman: Arkham Origins, came from a new development studio. That game's overshadowed, on-the-go semi-sequel Batman: Arkham Origins: Blackgate came from Armature, a collective of creators who helped make the great Metroid Prime games. Previously released only … » 2/20/14 10:00am 2/20/14 10:00am

The Week in Games: There's Money in the Banana Stand

Rayman Legends makes its way to Xbox One and PS4 this week, followed by Strider's long-awaited return to the PlayStation and Xbox consoles, plus PC. But the week's big gorilla arrives on Friday, with Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze for the Wii U. » 2/16/14 6:30pm 2/16/14 6:30pm

The Week in Games: Back in Business with Bravely Default

We now return to our regularly scheduled The Week in Games, now that we have enough titles to properly justify discussing an upcoming week for them. Key releases are Bravely Default on 3DS, the latest episode of The Wolf Among Us, and The LEGO Movie Video Game doing a Full Ginsburg on all eight (8) current platforms. » 2/02/14 5:03pm 2/02/14 5:03pm

Playstation Plus Will Be Your Valentine In February

February brings another six free games to Playstation Plus subscribers, including Outlast on the Playstation 4 and Metro: Last Light on the Playstation 3. A wide variety of genres are represented, and what's more, it's a selection of quality games you probably didn't play already- perfect choices for the service. » 1/30/14 11:00am 1/30/14 11:00am