Ghosts of Tsushima did that rare thing that great games do, which is to make me rethink what, truly, makes a title great.
MONDAY, DEC. 7, 2020
FRIDAY, AUG. 21, 2020
SUNDAY, JULY 19, 2020
Do you like Souls-like games but find them a bit too dark and difficult? Indie developer Max Mraz has a game for you!
TUESDAY, JULY 7, 2020
You'll have to log in to a livestream Saturday and sign up for a Ubisoft UPlay account, but once you do, you'll have access to one of the better open-world follow-ups in recent memory on PC.
FRIDAY, JUNE 19, 2020
SUNDAY, MAY 24, 2020
SUNDAY, APRIL 26, 2020
The self-isolation video game giveaway tree bears some more delicious fruit, with Bandai Namco's PAC-MAN Championship Edition 2 free for Xbox, Playstation and PC players.
SATURDAY, APRIL 18, 2020
Both Sony and Microsoft are offering free titles to their console owners this month, regardless of whether you are subscribed through their premium online service.
SUNDAY, MARCH 29, 2020
A good game of Pictionary in 2020 doesn't require a sandwich board, a sharpie and a digital timer. The folks from Jackbox Games, makers of You Don't Know Jack!, have an online version that is free to download from the Epic Game Store, Steam and Xbox One right now.
MONDAY, MARCH 16, 2020
MONDAY, FEB. 24, 2020
SUNDAY, FEB. 16, 2020
MONDAY, FEB. 10, 2020
I wrote a few weeks back about a game built in Flash called N+, which will soon become impossible to play because of the lack of support for Flash. Well, a programmer calling himself BlueMaxima is trying to save those titles for you, and you can download them all for free right now!
MONDAY, JAN. 20, 2020
Scrooge McDuck is out to prove he's the richest foul on the planet. Literally.
MONDAY, JAN. 13, 2020
MONDAY, JAN. 6, 2020
MONDAY, DEC. 30, 2019
Fan-made games are hit and miss, but this title released earlier this year by Merso_X is a faithful adaptation of the beat-em-ups that made the heroes in a half-shell arcade favorites in the 1990s.
MONDAY, DEC. 23, 2019
Prepare to infiltrate a neighborhood home in an effort to preserve that Christmas magic.
MONDAY, DEC. 16, 2019
MONDAY, DEC. 9, 2019
There were a ton of great single-player experiences to be had in the past decade. But, for my money, the decade will be remembered for the options to team up in games tl
MONDAY, DEC. 2, 2019
MONDAY, NOV. 25, 2019
Prolific macabre illustrator Gahan Wilson, who drew for Playboy magazine, the New Yorker and the Matthew Looney series of sci-fi books, died last week at the age of 89. In the early 1990s, he provided the artwork for a quirky horror adventure game that rivaled the brilliance of LucasArt's finest entries to the genre.
MONDAY, NOV. 18, 2019
MONDAY, NOV. 11, 2019
Hideo Kojima's latest epic, "Death Stranding," may have just released and divided fans of the longtime game designer. But you can play a chunk of arguably his greatest work to date, 1998's "Metal Gear Solid," for free online!
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 6, 2019
The A.V. Club has included video games in their decade wrap-up media column. How'd they do?