Assassin's Creed Unity's New Patch: Wait, There's A Difference?

There's no doubt that Assassin's Creed Unity had technical problems, otherwise Ubisoft wouldn't have apologized for the game's performance and issued a series of ever-larger patches. So what's it mean if the graphics, then and now, seem to in many ways be the same? » 12/18/14 3:00pm Thursday 3:00pm

A Much Better Way To Shop For Video Games On A Console

I'm not sure when Microsoft added the best thing ever to their Xbox Live game store, but I'd like to show you some video of it so you can marvel with me. Seriously, who needs breathless catalog copy or sketchy user reviews when you can get live gamer-driven broadcasts of the $60 Xbox epic you are considering buying? » 12/17/14 2:27pm Wednesday 2:27pm

Not surprising, sadly. Mordor's systems were great and worthy alone of putting it in Game of the Year discussions, but mission design in the main game was poor and the map wasn't very interesting to explore. It seems that Monolith is still going well with designing systems for the game, but they need some better… » 12/17/14 11:43am Wednesday 11:43am

Anyone Want To Vouch For This $10 Dragon Age: Inquisition Upgrade?

Owners of the "deluxe edition" of Dragon Age: Inquisition, have you sat on the Skyhold Throne or ridden the Bog Unicorn? Standard edition schlubs like me can now buy the deluxe edition's extra content (listed above) for $9.99 today. I'm thinking this is a pass. But if you have this stuff and think it's worth it, speak… » 12/17/14 10:35am Wednesday 10:35am

6.7GB Assassin's Creed Unity Patch Issued To Fix Framerate, Other Stuff…

Delayed just one day for most players, Patch 4 for Ubisoft's premiere fall 2014 release, Assassin's Creed Unity, is out today for Xbox One and PS4 (PC later this week). It's massive. » 12/16/14 3:20pm Tuesday 3:20pm

I Was Chris Benoit: Playing A Video Game As A Real-Life Murderer

Seven and a half years ago, one of the most acclaimed pro wrestlers of all time, Chris Benoit, murdered his wife and his seven-year-old son. He then killed himself. Today, some gamers want to play as Chris Benoit in a wrestling video game and keep trying to make that happen. The company behind the game doesn't want… » 12/12/14 1:00pm 12/12/14 1:00pm