"I’m of the opinion that designing a game around a variable budget is a terrible way to design a game..."
Kojima has gotten a bit typecast over the years, but he says he hasn't "shown the world what else [he] might be capable of yet..."
Keep the Faith, as a former DICE employee says a sequel to the first-person freerunner is cooking up back in the studio...
One of the most famous Madden fans in the country joins us for an in-depth look at Madden NFL 13. From fantasy drafts to physics engines and Peyton Manning to John Elway, Rich and Gus cover Madden NFL 13 from front to back.
Self-employed musicians understand how challenging it can be to find work and pay the bills in this economy. In a competitive market, it's not always easy to ensure a steady income. But it's not uncommon for those working in the videogame industry to band together for a charitable event to help those in need. Novum Initium is the latest benefit album dedicated to working musicians who struggle to make ends meet due to illness or disability.
In case you somehow missed the media blitz that was last
year’s Spike Video Game Awards, it’s a bit like a mini-E3 filled with B-list
celebs and terrible award show banter. Honestly the winners hardly matter
compared to all the trailers that premier there. Last year we got our first
glimpses of Skyrim, Mass Effect 3 and Uncharted 3, and the year before they
revealed Arkham City. Now we already know that the Dec 10 event will have at
least three big announcements, with the reveal of an Alan Wake sequel, BioWare’s
next game, and the first time we’ll see Metal Gear Solid: Rising since E3 2010...
Warning: the following video contains scenes of violence against classic Nintendo technology for the sole purpose of creating wicked cool beats. It is not intended for squares, monocle wearing videogame collectors, or viewers who should really be doing something productive right now. It's also catchy as hell. So really, your call...
Super Mario Bros for the NES/Famicom turned 25 today, and that’s quite an anniversary for arguably the most well known game in the world. Though it wasn’t Mario’s first appearance – that was as Jumpman in Donkey Kong (1981) – SMB is still the biggest moment in the humble plumber’s life and a touchstone for an entire generation of players. And to celebrate this occasion, Nintendo has opened up a special site for Mario’s super quarter-centennial...
The spiritual successor to X-Men Legends, Marvel Ultimate Alliance will be bolstering PS3 and Wii's launch day line-up this autumn, and we've had a chance to see what it's like on the go.
But despite being touted as a next-gen title, this action RPG looks like being little more than a prettied-up version of what X-Men Legends has already brought to current-gen systems.
Ultimate Alliance has the looks - we were able to see a PS3 version running, and it's as crisp as a dewy spring morning. But