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"Video games and movies are finally starting to steal the right things from each other," according to the writer of an interesting new essay in Dissolve that covers the likes of L.A. Noire, Snowpiercer, The Last of Us and Edge of Tomorrow.
If you're craving innovation, the latest game in a series created as Gameloft's answer to Call of Duty is the wrong place to look, but its lack of ambition doesn't preclude Modern Combat 5: Blackout from being one of the best mobile first-person shooters going.
Tetsuya Mizuguchi of Rez and Lumines fame is working on a new puzzle game.The title is TBA, but the game will have a "mysterious story" and is slated for this winter. Currently, there are negotiations for a global distributor.