Sci-Fi Games

The New 'Walking Dead' Mobile Game Looks Like a Post-Apocalyptic Version of 'Civilization'

Anybody who's played Sid Meier's more recent Civilization games knows two things: invest in animal husbandry and annihilate...

Chris Mahon
Thursday, 13 July 2017 - 4:43PM

Why Story Matters in Video Games

The first time I cried playing a video game was when I killed The Boss.   Not any boss in any boss fight, but The Boss in Metal...

Mike Chen
Tuesday, 11 July 2017 - 4:16PM

'Star Wars Battlefront II' Alpha Leak Reveals Heroes and Villains (and their Abilities)

Data miners have been looking through the Battlefront II alpha for new information, and so far they’ve been able to come up with a...

Grant Davis
Monday, 10 July 2017 - 2:52PM

How Disruptor Beam Fits the Giant Worlds of 'The Walking Dead' and 'Star Trek' Into Mobile Games

For fans who are used to playing games on a TV-sized surface with a controller (or mouse), the downgrade to a smaller...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 28 June 2017 - 5:15PM

Spider-Man Double Feature: Check Out the New 22-Minute 'Homecoming' Featurette and Awesome Gameplay Footage from E3

Remember a few years ago, when all Spider-Man fans had to be excited about was an incredibly average Amazing Spider-Man 2 and an...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 13 June 2017 - 12:02PM

'Star Wars Battlefront II' Trailer Spans From 'The Force Awakens' to 'Phantom Menace'

2015's Battlefront was knocked for being thin on content and very thin on story, which might be less of a problem if it wasn't set...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 11 June 2017 - 11:55AM

Mobile Gaming Double Bill: Our First Look at 'The Walking Dead: March to War' and 'Valerian: City of Alpha'

In our experience, there's a couple different kinds of mobile games: there's the addictive, time-killing ones with 850 levels (Plants...

Chris Mahon
Thursday, 08 June 2017 - 2:52PM

7 Most Exciting Nintendo Switch Games Coming in 2017

Well, Nintendo did it. Against all odds, the company that a year ago seemed caught in an inescapable slump has managed to pull out...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 12 May 2017 - 4:40PM

7 Best Sci-Fi and Fantasy Mobile Games

These days, you can hold a good adventure in the palm of your hand.   Sure, mobile games aren’t as mind blowing as their...

Stephen Lovely
Friday, 14 April 2017 - 7:01PM

Leaked 'Star Wars: Battlefront II' Trailer Is All About Its Single-Player Story

We all know that 2015's Star Wars Battlefront was far from perfect, particularly at launch. Sure, the visuals were breathtaking, but...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 12 April 2017 - 11:31AM

'Metal Gear Solid' Director Answers Fan Questions on Reddit AMA

There are few video game franchises that are as beloved (or convoluted) as Metal Gear Solid. The games' unique cinematic approach to...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 09 March 2017 - 11:34AM

Check Out the First 13 Minutes Of 'Mass Effect: Andromeda'

"Every great moment in our history began with a dream."BioWare has officially released the first 13 minutes of gameplay from Mass...

Devin Klos
Monday, 06 March 2017 - 3:30PM

'Star Wars: Battlefront 2' Will Be "Dramatically Larger," According EA

Of all the criticism leveled at 2015's Star Wars: Battlefront, the one that cuts deepest is that there simply isn't enough to do in...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 02 March 2017 - 10:50AM

6 Things We Don’t Want to See in ‘Mass Effect: Andromeda’

Mass Effect Andromeda is now only a month away from release, and fans of the ten-year-old sci-fi series are beginning to get excited....

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 22 February 2017 - 4:24PM

The New Director of the 'Metal Gear Solid' Movie Is Considering an R-Rating

A Metal Gear Solid movie has been long rumored (2006!) but may finally have some serious traction behind it. Director Jordan...

Devin Klos
Tuesday, 21 February 2017 - 2:58PM

New 'Mass Effect: Andromeda' Screenshots Show Off New Characters and Environments

Mass Effect: Andromeda is barely more than a month away, and just in case that's not enough to excite you, we've now been given a look...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 15 February 2017 - 10:56AM

The Nintendo Switch Just Debuted Super Mario Odyssey and Splatoon 2

Let's face it: the Wii shipped a lot of units, but few self-identified 'gamers' really cared about it aside from Super Mario Galaxy,...

Chris Mahon
Friday, 13 January 2017 - 11:58AM

Injustice 2 Finally Gets an Official Release Date

DC Comics may have had a rocky 2016 with their cinematic outings, but one medium that they have undoubtedly conquered is video games....

Zain Charkawi
Friday, 06 January 2017 - 7:07PM

Telltale Releases Teaser for New Guardians of the Galaxy Video Game

Around the time Telltale released their first teaser for Batman: The Telltale Series, they also made it known that they were working...

Zain Charkawi
Saturday, 03 December 2016 - 3:05PM

A New Sega Genesis Is Coming

Not impressed with the Nintendo Switch? Well, today's modern video game system scene is about to get a shot of nostalgia thanks to a...

Johnny Brayson
Monday, 07 November 2016 - 8:31PM