Thanks to a special Smash-Bros-focused Nintendo Direct today, there is a ton of new information on both the 3DS and Wii U versions of Smash Bros. Let's take a moment to recap both the major news, and some of the smaller things you might've missed.
AMD has revealed its Radeon R9 295X2 graphics card, a dual-processor, 500 watt beast that generates 11.5 teraflops and uses an Asetek liquid cooling system.
"The pattern is always the same," video game designer Pawel Miechowski told me recently. "People struggle for food, soap and medicine. They trade liquor or any alcohol for bullets or any weapons. That's what happened in Sarajevo." That's what happens in cities wracked by war. That's what will happen in Pawel Miechowski's most unusual war video game.
Chances are you'll never play Korean MMO Black Desert, but you can still marvel at the crazy detail of its character creation system.
Watch Final Fantasy artist and character designer Yoshitaka Amano as he creates some custom art 'inspired' by Ubi's Child Of Light.
LEGO genius Baron von Brunk has been building an ongoing series of gaming related Transformers. Here's his latest: a Game Boy Advance.
This video by IGN is especially useful if you're on the fence about which version to buy (and are a stickler for graphics).
"It feels like an unnecessary add-on... I'm sure they're going to release an Xbox One without Kinect. It would be unthinkable that they wouldn't." Game designer and programmer Peter Molyneux. Read more...
Turns out you can do adorable things with a strip of paper and a hedgehog, as proved by the twitter account of Hedgehogdays.
Here's a look at concept artist James Paick's evocative work on Titanfall, with a series of paintings that really bring the world alive.
Last year the creators of Outcast got together and bought back the rights to the game. Now they're up on Kickstarter looking to fund a HD remake of the 1999 space adventure.
A Star Trek strategy role-playing game that allows fans to build their dream crew out of characters from every generation of the television series? You have my attention, Disruptor Beam.
Stanford University are working on a controller that can detect your mood and change the game if you get bored or need a break.
Just watched the latest episode of Game Of Thrones and need to talk about it? Here you go. Watch out though, it's spoilery.
This is Mark of the Old Ones, a physics adventure-platformer with a Lovecraftian twist in which you're some sort of a tentacled abomination. Watching the trailer I'm reminded more of Gish than anything. A really pretty, horror-themed Gish. It has an ongoing Kickstarter campaign, if you're interested. Video within. Read more...