The PS4's Black Friday Discount is Already Available

While Xbox One Bundles will be getting discounts and tons of extras games and accessories on Black Friday, it seems like the best deal you can hope for on a PS4 is a straightforward $50 discount. Of course, you never want to rule out the possibility of surprise deal later on, but if you don’t feel like waiting, that … »11/19/15 3:15pm11/19/15 3:15pm


This Is Not a Prank: Cards Against Humanity is Actually On Sale Today

Cards Against Humanity is the most popular game we’ve ever posted, and it never goes on sale. Hell, on Black Friday last year, they actually raised the game’s price by $5. Today only though, Amazon is taking 20% off the base game and all of its expansion packs, while supplies last. »9/30/15 8:00am9/30/15 8:00am

Your Most Heinous Stories of Role-Playing Games Gone Wrong

Everybody loves role-playing games (unless you’re irrationally worried about Satan.) Escaping into a fantasy world, surrounded by like-minded nerds, is just the best thing ever. Except when it isn’t, because someone is deciding to be a total Gelatinous Cube. Here are some of your worst RPG horror stories. »9/01/15 9:02pm9/01/15 9:02pm

Save $15 on $100 Worth of Gift Cards, PSN and Xbox Live Included

Feel like shopping anywhere other than Amazon after yesterday’s Prime Day overload? You’re in luck, because eBay is taking $15 off every $100 you spend on a selection of gift cards to various stores and restaurants. Assuming they’re places you would have shopped anyway, that’s basically free money. »7/16/15 9:35am7/16/15 9:35am

The Future Of The Culture Wars Is Here, And It's Gamergate

Over the weekend, a game developer in Boston named Brianna Wu fled her home after an online stalker vowed to rape and kill her. She isn't the first woman who's been forced into hiding by aggrieved video game fans associated with Gamergate, the self-styled reform movement that's become difficult to ignore over the… »10/14/14 3:46pm10/14/14 3:46pm

Game Over: Nintendo Power To Cease Publishing After 24 Years

There was some surprising news today when we learned that Nintendo Power magazine was shutting down after 24 years of publication, according to Ars Technica and one of the magazine's senior editors (albeit somewhat cryptically). It was sad for me, personally, because before Sports Illustrated and (yikes) Yahoo!… »8/22/12 1:20am8/22/12 1:20am