Popular Games Articles for 2012
The upcoming Gods and Kings expansion pack for 2K's Civilization V doesn't just bring new units and civilizations, it changes how the game is played...and that's a good thing.
Borderlands 2, the sequel to the 2009 co-op FPS/RPG hybrid from Gearbox, doesn't stray far from the roots of its predecessor. But that may be the best decision Gearbox could[...]
Style is the name of the game with Max Payne 3, as the game's demo at PAX East showed. Who would have thought it could be so easy to look[...]
Mass Effect 3 is quickly shaping up to be one of the most controversial games of 2012 - thanks largely to the reactions of an incredibly dedicated fan base. In[...]
Square Enix may not be reinventing the wheel with its rescue project, Sleeping Dogs, so its best hope is to perfect it instead.
No action is without consequence in XCOM: Enemy Unknown, Firaxis Games' upcoming contribution to the storied franchise. Plan your moves carefully.
Developer Telltale Games, known for their solid stable of adventure games, has created an episodic series of games based on The Walking Dead. And while the result is a bit[...]
Good old Neverwinter. Bringing D&D's Forgotten Realms campaign to life in an all-new way, Neverwinter Nights was both the first graphical MMORPG and a wildly successful series of 3rd-person RPGs.[...]
Renaud Bedard, the sole programmer of Fez (and one of only two members of Polytron, the game's developer), was at GDC this year, where he shed some light on the[...]
What better way for Moms, Dads, and Grads to take the edge off and relieve the stress of everyday activities than games? We're here to help you choose the best[...]
The Tomb Raider reboot takes the series back to its roots, with Lara Croft not only fighting against bad guys with guns, but against Mother Nature, as well.
Origin PC is allowing gamers to now enjoy all three dimensions on its latest gaming laptop the EON17-SLX. The gaming notebook is now available for configuration at online at originpc.com.[...]
Stealth action, crossbows, pistols, magic, a steampunk theme...really, the question when approaching Bethesda's Dishonored is: What does it not have?
The once small time, free-to-play MOBA, League of Legends, has officially become the #1 played PC game in the world, dethroning World of Warcraft.
Melding the lines between RPG and first-person-shooter, Far Cry 3 will test players' ingenuity - generating an experience both reactionary as well as hopelessly addicting.
We got our hands on the latest entry in the Resident Evil series at this year's E3, and with six characters, three campaigns, and no shortage of zombies, it's shaping[...]
Splinter Cell: Blacklist may be Ubisoft Toronto's first title, but the studio doesn't seem to be having any problems creating a game that fits in seamlessly alongside the other entries[...]
Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition gives players a chance to experience what is easily one of the greatest RPGs of all time. So what does this re-release bring to the table?
EA showcased a lineup of new games from 10 different franchises during its E3 2012 press conference, including new entries to franchises like Dead Space, Crysis, Need for Speed, and[...]
Will Valve be able to usher Counter-Strike: Global Offensive into the new era of gaming, while simultaneously staying true to their core FPS mechanics?