Ruthless Reviews E3 Drinking Game, 2014 Edition

Ruthless Reviews E3 Drinking Game, 2014 Edition His grace, Geoff of the house Keighley, first of his name, king of the Doritos and the Dew Men, lord of the softball coverage and protector of the Metacritic average, does hereby sentence you to suffer three days of wankery. Itís time, folks! Once again, itís time for […]

Wolfenstein – The New Order Review

Wolfenstein – The New Order Review †You’ll be doing a lot of this in Wolfenstein! Yay! In Wolfenstien: The New Order, we have a strong frontrunner for Game of the Year, 2014. Here we find the very definition of lateral thinking by way of extreme violence: Itís a game from an alternate timeline where developers […]

Indie Games Rockstardom: A How To Guide

Indie Games Rockstardom: A How-To Guide The world of independent game development is exploding. There have never been more people making more games with more tools or for more platforms than at this point in history. If you want in on that action, there’s good and bad news: The bad news is that the market […]

Infamous Second Son Review

Infamous Second Son Review Spoiler Alert: Things blow up in this game. Infamous: Second Son, the third in developer Sucker Punchís open-world superhero franchise, has the distinction of being one of the first games on either next-gen console to truly look the part. Sucker Punch is based in Seattle, and the in-game version of their […]

Five Great Game Developers Turned Insane and Irrelevant

When insane game developers attack, we all suffer. Here are five of the worst.

South Park: The Stick of Truth Review

Playing through South Park: The Stick of Truth is like getting a pitch-perfect, 10-12 hour glimpse into an alternate universe where the properties we know and love from film and television are lovingly adapted by game designers who give a shit. Iím shocked to be writing this, as the game had every reason to bomb. […]

Review: Thief (2014)

The reboot of Thief has had a long, rough development, and it shows: Playing through the game, it’s clear that the seed of a legitimately good time lies within. But that game never manifests. Instead, we’re left with wasted potential in a game that commits the worst possible sin: Thief is fucking boring. At its […]

Review: Titanfall

Titanfall is a fun $20-30 multiplayer shooter that, through the timeless process of game ďjournalistsĒ getting overly cozy with the makers of the products they cover, has been given a $60 price tag and built up as the next milestone title in the history of video games. Yeah, sorry, thatís not true. Itís important you […]

The ABCs of Game Journalism

Adclicks: The alpha and the omega, the end all/be all of the profession. This is why the usual rags update a hundred times a day, about anything that has even the flimsiest of connections to video games. You may think you got into games writing to share your love of the medium with a like-minded […]