Alex Perry
Alex Perry

Alex Perry is a video games writer at Mic. Before Mic, he was at Business Insider. He can be reached at aperry@mic.com.

Aug. 14, 2017

The best ‘Sonic’ game in years is mostly just a remake — and that's a shame

'Sonic Mania' new game offers some of Sonic’s finest hour in many years, but it still falls into some obvious traps that hold it back from its potential.

Aug. 4, 2017

This documentary about two champion esports teams shows network TV still doesn't understand professional gaming

The TBS documentary about pro 'Dota 2' players is at its best when it's not about video games.
Aug. 4, 2017

Bungie is restricting use of OBS, XSplit and PC monitoring programs in 'Destiny 2'

'Destiny 2' will have some restrictions with certain streaming apps on PC.
Aug. 3, 2017

21 years after its formation, the WNBA is finally getting a video game debut in 'NBA Live 18'

The biggest women's professional basketball league is finally making its video game debut in 'NBA Live 18.'
Aug. 3, 2017

These leaked screenshots allegedly show new 'Midnight Club' reboot

These screenshots look a little fishy, but they're worth checking out.
Aug. 2, 2017

Color me excited! A 'The Witcher' adult coloring book is coming this fall — and yes, it has bathtub Geralt.

Ninety-six pages of pure Polish "The Witcher' fantasy can be yours in November.

Aug. 2, 2017

Why Bungie doesn’t care about local multiplayer anymore

Sorry, but split screen co-op in 'Destiny 2' just doesn't make a ton of sense for the kind of game Bungie is making.
Aug. 1, 2017

‘Pyre’ doesn’t have traditional game overs — and neither should other RPGs

Losing is part of life. It should be a part of video games too.
Aug. 1, 2017

In our preview we saw ‘Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle’ breaks tactical gameplay down into layman's terms

The most bizarre crossover game in years is actually a great intro to a hardcore genre.
Aug. 1, 2017

'Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle' and its creative director have had quite the journey

It took several stressful meetings in Japan to convince Nintendo to make this strange tactics game.
Aug. 1, 2017

‘Destiny 2’ gets an ugly, exclusive PS4 controller

If you only plan on playing one video game for the foreseeable future, and that game is 'Destiny,' this is the PS4 controller for you.

July 31, 2017

Five things we want to see from Blizzard when 'Diablo 4' is finally a reality

We have no idea when Blizzard will make 'Diablo 4,' but we know what we want from it.
July 28, 2017

Find out what 'Splatoon 2' weapon is best for your play style 

Do you like sniping or getting up in people's faces?
July 28, 2017

Eyes up, Guardians — the 'Destiny 2' PC beta starts on August 28 

You can play 'Destiny 2' on max settings soon.
July 26, 2017

Supergiant's sports RPG 'Pyre' takes the genre to new frontiers

Supergiant's latest game, 'Pyre,' gives a hell of a first impression.
July 26, 2017

You'll have to wait a little longer to sign up for the ‘Dragon Ball FighterZ’ closed beta

Ready to sign up for the 'Dragon Ball FighterZ' closed beta? Set your calendars for Aug. 22.

July 26, 2017

It's almost time to migrate your 'Destiny' clan over to ‘Destiny 2’

Keep your eye on Bungie.net today if you want to migrate your 'Destiny' clan to 'Destiny 2.'
July 25, 2017

‘The Sims 4’ may finally be coming to Xbox One

Something went wrong on the Xbox Live store, but it produced some good new for anyone hoping for a 'Sims 4' Xbox One release date.
July 25, 2017

Here are all the games you can get for free in August with Xbox Live Gold

'Bayonetta' is also part of the monthly free games offering from Xbox Live Gold.
July 25, 2017

Grizzco runs on a schedule, so get your 'Salmon Run' time in when it’s open

Salmon Run in 'Splatoon 2' is great, but the way it works is a bit strange.