These are the games that are similar enough to scratch that Star Wars itch, but far enough away to have reasonable microtransactions—if they have any at all.
Moral choices have appeared in video games since Mortal Kombat---even if it was simply the choice of brutally murdering someone or Friendshipping your way to victory.
Morality can be a difficult concept to tackle, but the combination of creativity and interactivity in video games make them the ideal medium to explore the subject. But sometimes, implicitly or explicitly, video games really, really mess it up.
Video games with morality systems are pretty much the norm for most, but did you know that many of the toughest decisions we've been faced with have been around for decades, if not longer?
Dead Space is dead---and some are worried singleplayer games in general could soon be following in its wake.
Video game music has been shown to be extremely effective in promoting study, sleep, meditation---it's even great for setting down a chill atmosphere. To help you get your relax on, we've put together 5 of the best relaxing video game music playlists out there, and ranked them on four categories: Sleep---slow and repetitive for bonus... Continue Reading →
We take a look at what politics in games actually does, why people don't like it and whether it's a good idea to get rid of it altogether.
Couples that play together, stay together---and we've got the 7 best titles for you and the special geek in your life to laugh, cry, and ragequit over. 1. Portal 2 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A0K5EXfgJnk Just when you thought Portal 2 couldn't get any better, you start playing the co-op campaign. The simple mechanics but devilishly difficult puzzles... Continue Reading →
War of the Chosen adds content. A lot of content. A fuckload of content. So much content, in fact, that it was almost made into the sequel, rather than an expansion. Read more: Which is the more successful XCOM expansion: Enemy Within or War of the Chosen? You get: New soldier classes New enemies New maps... Continue Reading →