STARTING SCREEN | The nightmare that is February 2019, Square Enix Avengers is a no-show so far, and more.
STARTING SCREEN | E3 2006 is still an infamous show, and I was there. It was something.
STARTING SCREEN | If an IP dies in the woods, should a publisher still slap a 2 on it?
STARTING SCREEN | The humble Game Boy Advance follow-up to Symphony of the Night managed to live up to its predecessor—and even exceed it in some ways.
STARTING SCREEN | Kick off your week with Persona, Knuckle Sandwich's free demo, and Avengers: Infinity War.
STARTING SCREEN | Shenmue's dueling identities, Rampage, and more.
STARTING SCREEN | The Persona series is one that's built on deep character development, which is not a short-term anime series' strong suit.
STARTING SCREEN | The older you get, the easier it is to appreciate Square Enix's 16-bit RPG masterpiece.
STARTING SCREEN | Tomb Raider's ongoing success in the movie theaters, Ni No Kuni 2's excellent soundtrack, and more.
STARTING SCREEN | On what we can learn from Age of Empire's new release, Ni No Kuni 2, and more.
STARTING SCREEN | Thoughts on the game industry's big meeting with Donald Trump, this week's upcoming games, and more.
STARTING SCREEN | And neither do a lot of other games.
STARTING SCREEN | The uncertain future of Metal Gear Solid, Caty's Alt-Game Corner, and more!
STARTING SCREEN | Stretching the limits of the RPG.
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.