Fumito Ueda's greatest creation is the creature Trico, not the bog-standard adventure it stars in.
Short answer: Because you love them. Long answer? Well, it's complicated.
If one video game can teach us about finding bright lights in dark places, it's Final Fantasy VII.
Who could have guessed a week ago how precious the dream of civil civic government would become?
Classic games have been a key component of Nintendo's console strategy for a decade, but will that remain true for its new system?
So, you fell in love with a game that everyone hates. Does that mean you're broken and empty inside?
It's just that your idea of a third-party Nintendo probably doesn't match up with the company's own vision.
Seriously, is a Metal Gear Solid V spin-off really that offensive?
These trite, tacky tokens of geekdom need to be stopped.
Video games can and should attempt to make a statement, but Deus Ex: Mankind Divided needs to take a few level-ups in subtlety.
Please tell me the answer, is fate unchangeable?
Things look pretty dark for gaming's most venerable first party. But then, when don't they?
A sensible and non-reactionary take on how we as a species just might be too stupid for VR.
Are reviews for FromSoftware's latest RPG not taking into account those who might not be on board with its wicked ways? Maybe it's not that simple...
Why an old technology is getting a new lease on life.
...At the end of the day, it's still just another awards show.
News of a possible extension, and a playable PS4 prototype, help push the promising but lagging project closer to reality.
People talk about franchise fatigue, but Mike doesn't think that's the problem with Assassin's Creed.
Uncharted Collection offered Mike a feature he didn't know he needed, but now he wants it in everything.
Tri Force Heroes is merely the latest example of Nintendo responding to cultural criticism in a simple, direct, and decidedly undramatic fashion.
Seriously, 15 years is long enough.
Surely it's high time for the medium to grow up.
When gaming's most conservative RPG series changes its console-exclusive ways, the end truly has arrived.
Jaz spent this morning at the Oculus Rift event. He came away impressed, but not fully convinced. Here's why.
While Happy Madison's latest effort seems more inspired than their usual dreck, Sandler's lowest-common-denominator approach still applies.
Is there something Nintendo of America isn't telling us about Level-5's hit monster-hoarding RPG?
Which 3DS model is right for you?
Giving your money to a developer early isn't always the best idea.
Times may be tough for the games biz, but last night's Grammy Awards offered a glimpse of how much worse it could be.
After putting thousands of hours into World of Warcraft, Jaz muses on walking away from a game that's become a cornerstone of his gaming life.