By Helen Lewis - 06 December 07:04
What makes you care about a videogame character? Clue: it's not ladles of expository dialogue.
By John Brindle - 05 December 04:19
Text-based games are saying things about the wars we fight that the AAA shooter cannot.
By Helen Lewis - 03 December 02:19
Brendan Keogh cuts through the dross to uncover the best writing about games anywhere on the internet.
By Charlotte Simmonds - 03 December 01:06
From Pac-Man to Dwarf Fortress, the museum records the development of the medium for posterity.
By Helen Lewis - 28 November 10:02
Videogame writer Ed Stern argues that "video games as a medium are not going to gain cultural legitimacy or worth through the attention of critics or theorists - it's going to be because the games are good".
By Helen Lewis - 22 November 05:47
"How the world reacts to your character tells you who you are," says Jeffrey Yolahem.
By Helen Lewis - 14 November 05:28
The new Rockstar game comes out in the second quarter of next year.
By Helen Lewis - 20 September 08:18
The rise of digital folk games, which are designed to break social taboos, to get strangers talking and interacting and to make public spaces feel more friendly.
By Helen Lewis - 30 July 11:20
Sega only likes women if they're in bikinis.
By Helen Lewis - 13 June 01:07
"She is literally turned into a cornered animal."