It’s the best thing since the invention of trees — the Xbox One! But its immaculate perfection won’t stop our panel of iconic game characters from ripping it an even bigger One.
Walking tanks and full body cyborgs are some of the outlandish predictions made in Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance. But Kojima Productions’ vision of privatized police forces may just be their most accurate to date.
One community writer looks back at the games that made him buy a Wii, Xbox 360, and PlayStation 3.
The latest entry in the Metal Gear franchise is a video game in all the hyperbolic, make-believe, stupid-fun sense of the term.
We’re showcasing some of the most hilarious virtual rewards in games this week. First up: Let’s take a good look at your mistakes.
Here are eight button prompts we would have loved to see in some recent games — even if they wouldn’t all be particularly useful.
Artist Shaun Nakasone sculpts incredibly detailed vinyl figurines based on video game characters, comic book superheroes, and more.
Editor’s Pick It’s no secret that first-person shooters — in all their Hollywood-inspired clamor and spectacle — don’t simulate the realities of war very well. From basic rules of engagement, to gun safety (i.e., don’t flag your buddies), and the dynamics of combat, FPSs are more akin to interactive action flicks than a proper recreation of armed conflict.
It’s a feat worthy of Solid Snake that Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance should be so wildly inventive and yet so wildly conventional.
The industry has littered gaming with great characters, but they’re often a bit…well, one-dimensional, so let’s have fun and watch some of the biggest icons in virtual entertainment act out of character.
Acclaimed Metal Gear Solid creator Hideo Kojima says that the franchise’s primary protagonist isn’t quite done with war just yet and could appear in Metal Gear Solid 5.