By David Craddock   //   May 30, 2016 12:00 PM

Opinion: Doom Release Highlights Shifting Problem of Embargoes

Review embargoes can help critics craft detailed critiques, or hinder them. We take a look at the good, bad, and ugly of review embargoes by putting the circumstances surrounding coverage of id's Doom reboot under a lens.

By Steve Watts   //   May 30, 2016 10:00 AM

Five Ways to Improve Overwatch

Blizzard is known for supporting its releases well after release, but where should the company start with its popular new shooter? We have some thoughts.

By Steve Watts   //   May 27, 2016 10:20 AM

Overwatch Review: Watch Yourself

Overwatch introduces Blizzard's first foray into shooters and its first original universe in years. How does this double-duty debut stand up? Our review.

By Josh Hawkins   //   May 20, 2016 1:00 PM

Fallout 4: Far Harbor Impressions - Lovecraft Meets the Nuclear Apocalypse

Far Harbor is Fallout 4’s first big story DLC, and unlike the previous DLC, it offers up an entirely new area for players to explore and adventure within. But is more landmass to explore enough to keep players coming back to the wasteland? Our impressions.

By Daniel Perez   //   May 20, 2016 9:30 AM

Final Score: Doom

It's been over 20 years since the original Doom was released, and this week, its reboot was released. Fans are understandably skeptical of a new Doom game in 2016, so let's see how well it did with reviewers in our Final Score.

By David Craddock   //   May 17, 2016 1:05 PM

Doom Review: Like Hell You Will

Nothing carries baggage quite like Doom, but id Software uses that baggage to beat a demon to death. Our review.

By Steve Watts   //   May 11, 2016 12:45 PM

Battleborn Review: Crossing the Border

Battleborn brings Gearbox's style and humor into a shooter-MOBA mash-up, but it lacks some needed gameplay depth to provide longevity. Our review.

By Cassidee Moser   //   May 10, 2016 2:30 PM

Mass Effect: Andromeda: What We Know, What We Think We Know

Shepard cameos? Multiplayer? New worlds? There's a lot out there to process when it comes to BioWare's upcoming Mass Effect adventure. Let's take a look at the confirmed facts and the speculative theories. 

By Cassidee Moser   //   May 10, 2016 12:00 PM

Infinite Warfare and Battlefield 1: Where do We Go From Here?

What's old is new, and what's new is...sort of new. Our main competing blockbuster shooters are taking two very different approaches this year, and it could influence a lot of what we see in the future. 

By Cassidee Moser   //   May 6, 2016 1:30 PM

Civil War: Video Games Edition

In honor of Marvel's grand super fight event, let's imagine if a similar situation caused a rift within key video game franchises.