Jason Faulkner
Jason Faulkner
Aug. 15, 2017

‘Hellblade’ tries to show the real experience of psychosis — but ends up using it as a plot device

Ninja Theory's new game, 'Hellblade,' ultimately ends up using mental illness as as plot device.

Aug. 14, 2017

‘Observer’ Review: Bloober Team goes 2-for-2 with a haunting cyberpunk vision

Is 'Observer,' Bloober Team's second outing, the cyberpunk game of the year? Our review.
Aug. 12, 2017

OpenAI ‘Dota 2’: Elon Musk-founded company’s Artificial Intelligence beats pro player

An artificial intelligence from OpenAI has beaten the best 'Dota 2' players in the world.
Aug. 10, 2017

‘Battlefield 1’ DLC: DICE has a chance to fix the game’s meta before it’s too late, but will it?

'Battlefield 1' relies on teamwork and using your class specialties to help other players. The problem is, people just don't want to do that.
Aug. 10, 2017

Is ‘Destiny’ still worth playing or should I wait for ‘Destiny 2’?

With 'Destiny 2' coming soon, you can bet we'll see a price drop in the original game. Is 'Destiny' still worth playing though?
Aug. 6, 2017

Pokémon Lycanroc Dusk Form: New ‘Ultra Sun and Moon’ variation revealed

The Pokémon Company dropped a teaser showing the new Dusk Form Lycanroc that will be making its debut in 'Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon.'

Aug. 6, 2017

‘Splatoon 2’ Splatfest Winner: The results, who won, and when the next one will be

Find out who won in the battle for condiment supremacy between Mayo and Ketchup.
Aug. 5, 2017

‘Shadow of War’ Microtransactions: Loot chests will be available in-game via premium currency

'Middle-earth: Shadow of War' gets microtransactions and loot crates. Will they make the game pay-to-win, or are they benign?
Aug. 5, 2017

BioWare Montreal Closes: Will EA kill this brand like it has these? Part 1: Origin and Westwood

BioWare Montreal is closing, and looking back at the history of Origin Systems and Westwood, the whole BioWare brand may be in trouble.
July 30, 2017

A-1 Pictures ‘Persona 5’ Anime: The mega-popular RPG is getting a full-fledged anime series

'Persona 5' is getting its own anime series, which is great news for fans of the game.
July 30, 2017

New ‘Metroid’ amiibo: Why fans are upset at ‘Samus Returns’ figures — and why it’s not a big deal

You'll need to make sure you have four different 'Metroid' amiibo to access all the content in 'Metroid: Samus Returns,' but are is it worth it?

July 29, 2017

NES Classic Treasure Truck: Will Amazon be bringing more Nintendo mini consoles to more cities?

Amazon is making more NES Classic Edition's available, but there's a catch.
July 29, 2017

Video Game Purchases: Why is something so simple becoming so frustrating?

In a time where buying games should be easiest, I find myself more and more frustrated with the process.
July 26, 2017

SNES Classic Walmart pre-orders canceled because Super Nintendo Mini listing went live by mistake

Fans are furious over Walmart's apparent cancellation of SNES Classic Edition pre-orders.
July 22, 2017

SNES Classic Walmart Preorder: Is Super Nintendo Mini available again? Are orders being canceled?

Walmart suddenly set preorders for the SNES Classic live last night, and left us with a lot of questions.
July 22, 2017

‘Pokémon Go’ Fest is a disaster: Niantic CEO booed as connectivity issues have fans seeing red

'Pokémon Go' Fest in Chicago's Grant Park is being plagued by mobile connectivity and game server issues. Here's what fans have to say.

July 20, 2017

N64 Classic Edition: No, this trademark of a controller doesn’t mean a Nintendo 64 Mini is coming

A trademark filed in the EU has rumors abounding about an N64 Classic Edition. Here's why you should take them with a grain of salt.
July 19, 2017

Telltale Reveals ‘The Wolf Among Us’ Season 2, ‘Batman: The Enemy Within,’ Final ‘The Walking Dead’

Telltale is bringing new seasons of 'The Wolf Among Us,' 'Batman' and 'The Walking Dead' over the next year.
July 19, 2017

‘The Evil Within 2’ Trailer: Gameplay shown in the latest footage from Bethesda

The new 'The Evil Within 2' trailer shows gameplay and a sneak peek at the bizarre creatures Sebastian will face.
July 17, 2017

‘Game of Thrones’ video games: Here’s why there aren’t any good ones

Looking for a good 'Game of Thrones' video game to play after the Season 7 premiere? Here's why you shouldn't bother.