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The One Thing Nintendo Left Out At E3

By Jason Schreier on at

It has long been a silly tradition for video game fans to declare that a company has "won" E3. Yet it's also inevitable that every single year one or two companies will have a stronger show than the rest. They are The Winners.

How The Alien in Alien: Isolation Works

By András Neltz on at

The best kind of horror game doesn't need any guns. It doesn't need to scare you with difficult enemy encounters and shock value. Sometimes, silence is scarier than all of that. That's a lot of what Alien: Isolation is about

Pirate DOOM is ARRRRRRRRR-right

By Leon Hurley on at

Not only does this Doom 2 mod put eye patches and pirate hats on everything and replace guns with things like flintlocks and cannons, but it's actual piracy - using sprites, music and textures from games like Monkey Island, Rayman and Heretic.

Realistic Mud Physics!

By Gergo Vas on at

Getting stuck is on a completely different - and realistic - level in the off-road truck simulator Spintires, where your biggest enemy is not other huge vehicles, or time, but mud.