STARTING SCREEN | Even though the IOC recognizes esports as a sport, the field has a long way to go for Olympics recognition.
STARTING SCREEN | Why Monster Hunter: World's hunts feel massive but grounded.
STARTING SCREEN | As someone who writes about games for a living, I usually don't have the time to chase 100 percent completions. Celeste is changing that.
STARTING SCREEN | The linear single-player game isn't dead, but it is on the struggle.
STARTING SCREEN | We'd love to get around to Monster Hunter World, but there's that little matter of Dragon Quest Builders coming to the Switch...
STARTING SCREEN | Speedrunning has its own language, and Games Done Quick over the years has only added to that vocabulary.
STARTING SCREEN | 2017 saw the release of the "most powerful console ever," but tech hardly seems to matter anymore.
STARTING SCREEN | Pokemon has all the good parts of an MMO while avoiding the bits that we hate.
STARTING SCREEN | Start your week with bad lists, Altered Carbon, and music from Animal Crossing.
STARTING SCREEN | What should have been a massive year for EA has instead been a year to forget.
STARTING SCREEN | Pokemon doesn't need to be an MMORPG, but it could sure learn a few lessons from the genre.
STARTING SCREEN | Like any forever-teenager, Sonic tries to fool us into thinking he has everything figured out, but he knows nothing. That's OK, though.
STARTING SCREEN | The Xbox One X is out tomorrow, but we wonder who it's even supposed to be for.
STARTING SCREEN | Why Mario's delightful new world is so special.
STARTING SCREEN | On the sudden end of a long-standing gaming community.
STARTING SCREEN | One of gaming's oldest design tropes is also its laziest.
STARTING SCREEN | Beneath the weirdness of experiencing a console family for the first time, past its prime.
STARTING SCREEN | This game's 20 years old and I'm learning new junk about it every day.
STARTING SCREEN | Paying tribute to Nintendo's creative peak. Plus: A mini-review of Star Trek: Discovery, the Switch's true killer app, and more.
STARTING SCREEN | Love, hope, friends, and dimension-sized enemies that induce madness.
Plastic tags, glass booths, catalogue shopping ... ahh, those were the days. Hey, get those grubby Angry Birds sneakers off my lawn you little punk.
STARTING SCREEN | Hey, Square Enix and Sega, you don't have to be afraid of the PC.
STARTING SCREEN | Trying to sort out a new way of thinking about games.
STARTING SCREEN | Hiding in plain sight.
STARTING SCREEN | Or any other strategy game for that matter.
STARTING SCREEN | The Sonic comic is dead. Long live the Sonic comic. Plus, Mega Man X music, Ready Player One trailer reactions, and strange things are afoot in Scarborough, Ontario.
STARTING SCREEN | A eulogy for the Godfather of the Dead. Plus Mike's Media Minute, game music, and all the rest for the upcoming week in gaming.
STARTING SCREEN | Since the topic was brought up this weekend, let's talk about video game reviews!
STARTING SCREEN | Friends don't let friends go to Dave & Buster's. But we went anyway.
STARTING SCREEN | The Witcher 3 continues to surprise me with every return, even years after its release.