I Just Took A Screenshot Directly From My Xbox One Dashboard

Members of Microsoft's Xbox Dashboard Preview program are now enjoying the ability to tap a button twice or say "Xbox take a screenshot" and create a still image suitable for making your dashboard wallpaper—and not much else at the moment. » 2/21/15 4:00pm 2/21/15 4:00pm

Player Photographs Recreate GTA Vice City in GTA V

The Snapography crew is currently running a Snapmatic photography competition within GTA V, challenging players to recreate the spirit of Vice City within Los Santos, spotted by VG247. The responses have been pretty impressive. » 2/12/15 7:30am 2/12/15 7:30am

12 Months In Very Pretty Video Game Screenshots

Much like myself, K-putt has spent the last year taking screenshots of video games. While mine are of Crusader Kings II menu screens, though, his are of a whole range of games, and they are absolutely gorgeous. » 1/04/15 7:30pm 1/04/15 7:30pm

A serene view from Just Cause 3. Of course, Rico will likely take over the chopper in the next minute or so and drop it on the heads of several panicking soldiers. All in a day's work. The picture's part of a batch of 21 new screenshots recently sent out by Square Enix—you can find the other 20 below. » 12/12/14 8:30am 12/12/14 8:30am

How To Step Up Your Screenshot Game In The Sims 4

It's very easy to capture screenshots in The Sims 4. All you have to do is press "C." Capturing screenshots that actually look good is a totally different story. More than many other games, The Sims forces you to act like a photographer or filmmaker. Here are some ways to do that. » 10/31/14 12:20pm 10/31/14 12:20pm

People Are Putting Shadow Of Mordor's New Photo Mode To Good Use

Shadow of Mordor gave its players some nifty new ways to capture and edit screenshots yesterday. Judging by the wealth of snazzy images that have popped up online since then, gamers seem to be having a lot of fun with it so far. Here are some of the best I've come across. Enjoy. » 10/17/14 1:00pm 10/17/14 1:00pm

Your Shadow Of Mordor Screenshots Just Got Snazzier (UPDATE)

What's better than ogling buckets and buckets of orc gore in Shadow of Mordor? Spiffing up those same heaping piles of gratuity with Instagram-esque filters, you say? Well, if you actually did say that, then boy do I have the thing for you. » 10/16/14 10:40am 10/16/14 10:40am

The Real World Reflected In The Vanishing Of Ethan Carter

Video games often strive to appear "realistic" in one way or another, but the new indie horror game The Vanishing of Ethan Carter took things a step further verisimilitude-wise: creating many of its levels by pulling from real-world photographs. » 10/06/14 11:30am 10/06/14 11:30am

Battlefield 4 Screenshots Become Stunning Photographs

A game that's been modded inside and out is sometimes indistinguishable from the game that was released, and Battlefield 4 is no different. » 8/19/14 4:15pm 8/19/14 4:15pm

Rage Sure Looked Nice

I never could get all that excited about Rage (this was at least partly due to that terrible name), but I did appreciate how good it often looked. Especially those nice, oddly bulbous character models—not everyone liked them, but I did. » 6/17/14 9:00pm 6/17/14 9:00pm

These Wolfenstein Screenshots Look Like Paintings

Your Computer Probably Can't Make Crysis 3 Look This Good

Sure, games are slowly moving toward 4k resolutions, but what if you skipped that and went straight to almost 8 times larger than highest resolutions consoles can run right now? The result is incredible. » 5/02/14 6:00pm 5/02/14 6:00pm

Appropriately Dark Screens From The Canceled World Of Darkness MMO

We didn't get to see much of CCP's World of Darkness vampire MMO before it was officially canceled earlier this month. Now that early testers are no longer worried about breaking embargo, we're still not seeing much. Damn these are some dark screenshots. » 4/30/14 2:38pm 4/30/14 2:38pm

​Video Games Sure Can Be Beautiful

Yesterday, I spent an inordinate amount of time messing around with the nifty new photo mode in Infamous: Second Son. It's surprisingly rare that we get that kind of opportunity to slow way down and really appreciate how beautiful video games can be. » 4/18/14 8:00pm 4/18/14 8:00pm

12 Beautiful Options For Your Next Desktop Wallpaper

Joanne Harper is a screenshot artist, risking life and (her graphics card's) limb to bring you pictures of video games so pretty you'll want to stick them straight onto your desktop. » 1/26/14 6:00pm 1/26/14 6:00pm

New Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Screenshots Show A Shiny World

Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD, the inevitable remaster of one of the most popular Final Fantasy games and its direct sequel, is shaping up nicely! Square-Enix just released a large number of new screenshots, teasing smooth menus, trophies, summoning and a beautifully colorful Spira. » 8/12/13 5:30am 8/12/13 5:30am

In GTA V's Latest Screens: Cars and Trucks and Things That Go

Rockstar just dropped another dozen shots of Grand Theft Auto V, offering more glimpses of the fast life in Los Santos and the pastoral tranquility of Blaine County. Vehicles are the theme of this latest batch, including an ATV, a corporate jet, a ferry, and a Marine helicopter. » 7/29/13 11:25am 7/29/13 11:25am

Oh My God, Look at This Enormous Shark in Assassin's Creed IV

Shark Week is right around the corner, and Los Angeles just finished recovering from the sharknado so, of course, the latest batch of screenshots for Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag would feature a couple of big-ass sharks prominently. They're the assassins of the sea, after all. » 7/22/13 1:30pm 7/22/13 1:30pm