Square Enix's Sleeping Dogs is a solid, mission-to-mission, open-world action experience. You’ll hurt a lot of thugs, drive a lot of cars recklessly, and work for a lot of shady characters — all while kicking and capping through a you’ll-see-everything-coming-by-a-mile storyline.
GamesBeat goes hands-on with Call of Duty: Black Ops II's multiplayer, which allows for better customization of your killer machines and brings eSports to the franchise.
The video game industry has tapped several mediums for inspiration including film, TV, and comic books. But we haven't seen much in the way of classical literature. Sure, we've seen Dante's Inferno and Warriors: Legends of Troy, but neither of …
NASA's scientists have taken advantage of 3D graphics and game-like simulations to figure out how to control the rover Curiosity on the rocky Martian landscape.
The Olympics are officially over, but you can cure your summer games withdrawal with this video. Who needs boring, regular Olympics when you can have 8-bit Olympics? I'll take the latter any day. Real people are so complicated and gross …
Nintendo's list of upcoming handheld games features the glorious return of Paper Mario, Professor Layton, and Imagine Babyz.
The 3D modeling expert worked on such monumental games as Wing Commander, Doom, and Quake.
Whether you'd rather head bang to some Iron Maiden or gently sway along to Elton John, the tracklist for Rock Band Blitz has got you covered.
Kids still prefer their gaming consoles to tablets.
A teenager made an iPhone game that taps into America's divisive political climate and its love of mascots.
I figured out The Secret World's secret about six hours into my free trial last weekend.
Ironically, it happened while I was trying (and failing) to puzzle through one of the massively multiplayer game's unique "investigation” quests — riddles that …
Here it is: the first episode of GamesBeat's official podcast, BYOT.
World of Tanks: Generals represents Wargaming's move into browser-based platforms.
If you have $200 to drop on an expensive nostalgia trip, you could probably do worse than the Neo Geo X Gold, a new handheld machine that plays classic Neo Geo games on its 4.3 inch screen or on your television.
Hybrid wears its cover shooter heritage with pride, while introducing some genuinely interesting ideas to the genre.
As big as gaming has become on smartphones, the lack of buttons or analog sticks can make more traditional experiences difficult and clunky. A new device, coco, is aiming to fix that problem.
In part two of our interview with Wikipad's James Bower and Fraser Townley, we learn more about this new Android tablet/game console and how they view the market, Windows 8, and Ouya.
The last game in Microsoft's 2012 Xbox Live Summer of Arcade is gorgeous to look at, but is it anything more than that?
YoYo Games is making it easy to tap monetization and analytics services from within its cross-platform game development tools.
Recently, I came across Ico: Castle in the Mist, a novelization based on the critically acclaimed PlayStation 2 title Ico. This struck me as odd. I picked up the book and gave it a once over, and after a couple of …