Features

Features Index


Akaneiro and American McGee's new Spicy Horse
Akaneiro and American McGee's new Spicy Horse
FEATURE Little Red Riding Hood gets feudal.
PC, iOS
4
Welcome to the new Gameplanet
Welcome to the new Gameplanet
EDITORIAL We hope you like it.
48
Good Game: the BWC, and the rise of eSports
Good Game: the BWC, and the rise of eSports
FEATURE When I close my eyes, I see StarCraft.
PC
Strategy: Real Time
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm and eSports
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm and eSports
INTERVIEW Dustin Browder on growing a phenomenon.
PC
Strategy: Real Time
1
PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale wants to come out swinging
PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale wants to come out swinging
FEATURE In training for fight night.
PS3, Vita
Fighting
4
343 Industries' Kiki Wolfkill on Halo 4
343 Industries' Kiki Wolfkill on Halo 4
INTERVIEW Progression and the future of a franchise.
360
Action: First-Person
Blizzard's Ion Hazzikostas on Pandaria's encounters
Blizzard's Ion Hazzikostas on Pandaria's encounters
INTERVIEW Raids, instances, scenarios and challenges.
PC
2
Ubisoft's Jason Schroeder on Rocksmith
Ubisoft's Jason Schroeder on Rocksmith
INTERVIEW No stairway.
2
Developed down-under: Toybox
Developed down-under: Toybox
INTERVIEW Barrel of Donkeys.
BioWare's Jeff Hickman on Star Wars: The Old Republic going free-to-play
BioWare's Jeff Hickman on Star Wars: The Old Republic going free-to-play
INTERVIEW Changes to a galaxy far, far away.
PC
RPG: MMO
12
Gearbox's Randy Pitchford on Borderlands 2
Gearbox's Randy Pitchford on Borderlands 2
INTERVIEW Also Ouya, Vita, and that "mode".
PC, 360, PS3
Adventure & RPG
2
WWE '13: done with Attitude
WWE '13: done with Attitude
INTERVIEW THQ's Cory Ledesma.
360, PS3
Sports
6
Diablo III: Paragons and Legendaries
Diablo III: Paragons and Legendaries
INTERVIEW Jay Wilson and Wyatt Cheng on 1.04.
PC, 360, PS3
RPG: Online
10
Is this the beginning of the end for PlayStation?
OPINION New results are cause for concern.
PS3, Vita
38
Wii U: the first new home console in six years
INTERVIEW Nintendo's Katsuya Eguchi.
Wii, WiiU
4
DayZ: gaming's hottest new property, created by a Kiwi
FEATURE Brutal open-world zombie survival.
PC
17
Ouya? Don't drink the Kool-Aid
OPINION History in the repeating.
73
Publishers and pennies
OPINION Why you're offered Day-One DLC.
47
There will never be a used digital market
OPINION EU ruling a false dawn.
26
Disney Interactive: building a games empire from the sewer
FEATURE Success from the jaws of Swampy.
3
Ubisoft's E3 press event: a typically strong showing
FEATURE Assassin's, Far Cry franchises wow crowds.
7
Nintendo's E3 press event: Wii U takes centre stage
FEATURE Plus new titles for a new platform.
7
Sony's E3 press event: all about the games
FEATURE Quantic Dream & Naughty Dog steal limelight.
EA's E3 press event: A digital directive
FEATURE Persistent services, anticipated sequels.
3
Microsoft's E3 press event: mostly disappointing
FEATURE Few surprises from the green corner.
360
3
Tex Murphy: resurrecting a pulp noir classic
INTERVIEW Chris Jones and Aaron Conners.
5
EA Sports' Andrew Wilson: building a recreational empire
INTERVIEW Aussie EVP on FIFA, NHL, and more.
Dishonored: the art of stealth
INTERVIEW Arkane's Harvey Smith and Raf Colantonio.
360, PS3
Action: First-Person
1
Starhawk: bringing innovation to the sci-fi shooter genre
INTERVIEW Sony's Harvard Bonin.
PS3
Action: Third-Person
5
Crysis 3: diversity and scale
INTERVIEW Crytek's Rasmus Hojengaard.
PC, 360, PS3
Action: First-Person
1