The State of Games Journalism

An introspective look at what gaming journalism, ourselves included, could do differently.

The State of Games Journalism

The State of Games Journalism

An introspective look at what gaming journalism, ourselves included, could do differently.

GOG.com Site Error...
GOG.com Site Error Gives Away Thousands of Games

The error has since been fixed, but GOG.com is letting anyone who got games for free as a result keep them.
Monday 28 Jul 4:50pm | PC | 5

Katsuhiro Harada...
Katsuhiro Harada Hasn't Forgotten Tekken X Street Fighter

"It is proceeding. It hasn't been cancelled, so please relax," said the Tekken series producer of the new Tekken / Street Fighter crossover.
Monday 28 Jul 3:21pm | PS4 | Xbox One | PS3 | 360 | PC | 3

BioWare Teases New...
BioWare Teases New Horror Game

"The time is near. They are watching. Your power is rising. Cologne, Germany. You’ve Been Chosen," teases BioWare.
Monday 28 Jul 12:29pm | PS4 | Xbox One | PS3 | 360 | PC | 3

New LEGO Minifigures...
New LEGO Minifigures Series Includes a "Video Game Guy"

The upcoming LEGO Minifigures Series 12 includes a person with a T-shirt that says "Player 1" and a SNES-like game controller.
Monday 28 Jul 10:58am | PC | iOS | Android | 1

First Details on...
First Details on Battlefield Hardline's Story

The singleplayer campaign will follow a pair of good cops who get framed, and then set out to clear their names.
Monday 28 Jul 9:59am | PS4 | Xbox One | PS3 | 360 | PC | 6

Mako Vehicle Returning...
Mako Vehicle Returning in Next Mass Effect, Shepard Isn't

The all-terrain vehicle from the original Mass Effect is back, but will be more responsive this time around.
Monday 28 Jul 9:26am | PS4 | Xbox One | PC | 4

Wayward Manor
Wayward Manor Review

Neil Gaiman and The Odd Gentlemen come together to bring you an interactive ghost story. Sounds great, right? Hold onto that thought...
Monday 28 Jul 8:00am | PC | 3

Lords of the Fallen...
Lords of the Fallen "Day One Edition" Revealed

Pre-orders will automatically be upgraded to the Day One Edition, which includes three bonus weapons and a singleplayer DLC pack.
Sunday 27 Jul 4:08pm | PS4 | Xbox One | PC | 4

Original Cast...
Original Cast Returning for Firefly Online

The cast of Serenity's crew will reprise their roles for Firefly Online, with Alan Tudyk playing multiple roles.
Sunday 27 Jul 1:02pm | PC | 8

The Walking Dead:...
The Walking Dead: Season Three Announced

Telltale's Kevin Bruner and The Walking Dead co-creator Robert Kirkman announced The Walking Dead: Season Three at Comic-Con.
Sunday 27 Jul 11:46am | PS4 | Xbox One | PS3 | 360 | PC | 8

New Adventure Time...
New Adventure Time Game Announced at SDCC

Adventure Time: The Secret of the Nameless Kingdom is planned for release on PS3, Xbox 360, 3DS, and PC in Spring 2014.
Saturday 26 Jul 4:49pm | PS3 | 360 | PC | 3DS | 3

Ubisoft Contest Will...
Ubisoft Contest Will Send Winner to Mt Everest to Play Far Cry 4

The Quest for Everest competition will send one lucky winner on a 15 day trek through the Himalayas, playing Far Cry 4 all the way.
Friday 25 Jul 3:18pm | PS4 | Xbox One | PS3 | 360 | PC | 15

Report: Google Buys...
Report: Google Buys Twitch for $1B

A source "familiar with the matter" says that Google's acquisition of Twitch, which was rumoured in May, has been finalised.
Friday 25 Jul 2:30pm | PS4 | Xbox One | PC | 8

A Closer Look at The...
A Closer Look at The Wolf Among Us

A lot of people disagreed with Matt’s verdict on the Wolf Among Us’ finale, so he offers a deeper, spoiler-ridden look at the game as a..
Friday 25 Jul 11:00am | PS3 | 360 | PC | Vita | iOS | 5

The Sims 2 Ultimate...
The Sims 2 Ultimate Collection Currently Free on Origin

EA is giving away The Sims 2 Ultimate Collection until the end of the month, following the closure of support for the game.
Friday 25 Jul 10:44am | PC | 9

Tetsya Nomura's Batman...
Tetsya Nomura's Batman Looks Like a Final Fantasy Boss

Square Enix has unveiled a new Play Arts KAI Batman figure designed by Tetsuya Nomura, the first in a planned Batman series.
Thursday 24 Jul 5:01pm | PS4 | Xbox One | PS3 | 360 | Wii U | PC | Vita | 3DS | 10

The Walking Dead:...
The Walking Dead: Season Two, Episode 4 Review

The previous episode was something of a weak point in the series, but can Telltale get it back on track with the penultimate chapter?
Thursday 24 Jul 4:00pm | PS3 | 360 | PC | iOS | 4

In-game Pride Parade...
In-game Pride Parade Celebrates Final Fantasy 14's Same Sex Marriage

The Rough Trade Gaming Community, one of the largest LGBTQ guilds in the world, has thanked Naoki Yoshida for including same-sex marriage in..
Thursday 24 Jul 11:41am | PS4 | PS3 | PC | 2

Uncharted Film Gets a...
Uncharted Film Gets a Release Date

A movie adaptation of Naughty Dogs hit series, Uncharted, has been pencilled in for release on June 10, 2016.
Thursday 24 Jul 9:31am | PS4 | PS3 | PC | Vita | 12

Batman: Arkham Knight...
Batman: Arkham Knight Gets GameStop-exclusive Red Hood Story DLC

A promotional image that leaked overnight showing a Red Hood story DLC as an exclusive pre-order bonus has been confirmed as authentic.
Thursday 24 Jul 8:15am | PS4 | Xbox One | PC | 13

Hearthstone's First...
Hearthstone's First Adventure, Curse of Naxxramas, Now Live

The first singleplayer Adventure is split into five parts, with the first part free until early September.
Wednesday 23 Jul 4:42pm | PC | iOS | 4

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