Minecraft's New Terrain Generator Looks Amazing

Mojang has been slowly teasing out details about the next big update for Minecraft for a while now. This Tuesday, the team decided to drop a bombshell on fans of the legendary PC game in the form of a quiet little YouTube video announcing how players will soon be able "to create their own wild and crazy terrain!" » 4/22/14 11:00am 4/22/14 11:00am

Pixel People Was Dangerously Entertaining. Now It's Deadly.

In late January, LambdaMu Games took over every non-working waking hour of my life with Pixel People for iOS, a game about gene splicing, city-building, and desperately trying to avoid spending money (I failed on more than one occassion). It took me a month to stop playing. That's why today's massive update is a jerk. » 8/14/13 5:00pm 8/14/13 5:00pm

3DS Update Adds StreetPass Relay Points, Removes Need For Real People

Hear that? It's rural America's sprawling masses roaring their approval for Nintendo's latest 3DS update, allowing North American owners to exchange StreetPasses for games via one of the country's more than 29,000 Nintendo Zone locations instead of sitting in the empty mall cradling their console and crying. » 8/06/13 1:00am 8/06/13 1:00am

This Decade-Old Massively Multiplayer Space Odyssey Wants to Open a…

Launched into open alpha in 2002 by Milwaukee-based Guild Software, massively multiplayer space sim Vendetta Online has traveled a long way from Wisconsin over the past ten years. Officially released in 2004 for PC, Mac and Linux, in 2011 the game was launched on Android devices, making it the first computer-based MMO… » 1/18/13 11:55am 1/18/13 11:55am

You Want a Steam Box? Cut the Rope's Got a Steam Box, and It's Free.

Not even the candy-craving critter Om Nom can resist the allure of steam-powered technology. Today's free Steam Box update for the Android and iOS versions of ZeptoLab's popular physics puzzler may not offer popular PC games via Valve's online service, but it does deliver 25 new levels featuring the awesome power of… » 1/10/13 2:55pm 1/10/13 2:55pm