The Failed Gaming Projects of This Year's Hottest Filmmakers

Zack Snyder. Guillermo Del Toro. Gore Verbinski. Michael Bay. Peter Jackson. These are just some of the top filmmakers in the world who have tried to make video games—who have said that they've got ideas that'd be great to play—yet who've mostly failed in the realm of PC, PlayStation, Xbox and Nintendo. » 7/08/13 10:40am 7/08/13 10:40am

This Year's San Diego Comic-Con Exclusives Are Gonna Break Me

Now that my wallet has finally recovered from Comic-Con 2009, it's time to venture forth once more into the land of must-buy exclusive toys and shame. Rather than surprise my bank account this year, I've compiled a shopping list containing the logical, illogical and not-embarrassing-at-all items I'll be bringing home… » 7/10/12 5:00pm 7/10/12 5:00pm

Toys R Us Brings Halo, Sonic, Marvel Vs. Capcom 3 and Republic Commando

Some people go to the San Diego Comic-Con for the latest news on their favorite comic books, television shows, and movies. Some go to hobnob with the stars, or show off their latest cosplay masterpiece. Me, I go for the toys, and this year Toys R Us is bringing plenty of exclusive video game merchandise for the masses. » 7/01/11 3:20pm 7/01/11 3:20pm

Game Moments You Don't Want Your Family Walking In On

Of whatever screen we're looking at, I'd say at bare minimum a good third of the visual information it displays in an hour is not something we want others seeing. Whether that's Thundercats reruns, saucy e-mails or online personals, or certain game sequences that, out-of-context, might make it look like you're up to… » 9/28/08 7:00pm 9/28/08 7:00pm