I'm Worried We May Never Get A Good Avatar Video Game

Yesterday I posted my review of the Legend of Korra video game. While it had some high points, I mostly wasn't a fan. And now, with the Korra cartoon and entire Avatar universe winding down, I can't help but worry that we might never see a video game truly do the series justice. » 10/24/14 8:40pm Friday 8:40pm

The New Borderlands Is Loaded With Secrets And References [UPDATED]

Continuing in the Borderlands series' grand tradition of making sly winks at everything from Minecraft to Game of Thrones to a whole lot of Internet memes, Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel is littered with secrets and references—some especially elaborate. Here are all the ones we know of so far. » 10/24/14 4:30pm Friday 4:30pm

The Kind of Video Game Violence That Disturbs Me

Hatred is a game about the wanton slaughter of people fueled by nothing but pure, well, hatred. Its trailer came out this week, and many people found it to be upsetting, even deplorable. Video games, however, frequently revel in over-the-top violence. So why is everybody talking about this game in particular? » 10/18/14 2:00pm 10/18/14 2:00pm

A Game About Becoming A Better Person. And Claymation Birds

Not so long ago, Robin Hunicke played an instrumental role in making soothing, soulful PlayStation 3 hit Journey. Now she's heading up a new team and picking up where she left off: Luna is a game with no killing or amassing power, just human connection and learning from mistakes. » 10/17/14 7:00pm 10/17/14 7:00pm

This weekend's League of Legends' pro mega-event will be streamed on digital network ESPN 3. As it did with DOTA 2's colossal International tournament, ESPN will be streaming LoL's finals live from Seoul, South Korea. This comes as something of a relief, given that ESPN's president recently said eSports "is not a… » 10/16/14 7:15pm 10/16/14 7:15pm