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Clash Of The Titans: How Gaming's Iconic Creatures And Bosses Measure Up
on November 18, 2015 at 06:30 PM
Have you ever wondered how giant creatures and machines from completely different games would look if they stood side by side? We took some of the biggest and most well-known bosses and creatures in video game history and calculated how they would stack up shoulder to shoulder. This chart originally...
Six Pointless Video Game Pets We Love Anyway
on April 11, 2015 at 07:10 PM
Pets are adorable and we love them, but their true purpose is hard to define. They eat our food, take our money and time, and look at us with deep sorrow in their eyes while we eat dinner. It doesn't matter though, because we love them anyway. On today, National Pet Day, we're considering some...
Rearmed - Ten Unique Weapons That Change Our Favorite Games
on November 06, 2014 at 03:43 PM
In most games, weapons are the player’s main way of interacting with the world. Enemies come at you and you dispatch them with whatever armament you’ve got. I imagine it must be extremely difficult to design a continually engaging gameplay system around a single weapon (I struggle even now...
10 Spooky Video Game Locations To Visit This Halloween
on October 31, 2014 at 06:45 PM
All Hallow’s Eve is upon us, and for many that means seeking out the best scares the holiday has to offer. If you’re one of those brave people who walk unfazed through haunted houses and yawn at the spookiest horror films, then why not try getting your scares at these video game locations...
Four More Video Game Commercials That Spoof Other Commercials
on August 16, 2014 at 05:29 PM
Last week, we took a look at a handful of video game commercials that spoofed other commercials . Here's a few more. This is an equally short list compared to last week's, but looking through the comments, it was obvious that I missed some memorable video game spoof commercials that deserve calling...
Remembering Half-Life 2 For The First Time
on February 14, 2014 at 03:23 PM
I don't have to tell you how popular Half-Life 2 has become over the years. However, it's one thing to know something is big and another to experience it for the first time almost 10 years after the fact. A lot has happened in the near decade since its release, but it's a testament to the...
The Great Lengths We Go To Finish Our Games
on December 11, 2013 at 05:15 PM
We want to play every video game that looks cool, but some things get in the way of us having a good time. Over the years, the Game Informer crew has collected a few anecdotes in our ongoing quest to finish our games in the face of adversity. Whether it’s battling minimum PC requirements or navigating...
Connection Failed: Troubled Online Launches
on October 30, 2013 at 01:00 PM
Games are more connected than ever. Many of the world's most popular games are now exclusively online, and an increasing number blur the line between single- and multiplayer. Times are changing, but one thing has remained constant: Launching a large-scale online game is a difficult proposition -...
Developer Salute – Valve
on September 02, 2013 at 03:00 PM
Few studios boast the diversity of hit titles like Valve. The Half-Life series is celebrated for its innovative gameplay, seamless narrative, and cutting edge technology. Left 4 Dead accentuates teamwork like no other game before it, and was voted the best cooperative game of all time by the Game Informer...
The Worst Artificial Barriers In Video Games
on August 30, 2013 at 09:30 PM
Even the most open-world experiences in video games must restrict the player in some way. If you could go everywhere right away, what would be the point of progressing? Sometimes a barrier makes sense, like a locked door in need of a key, or a wall too high to climb. More often though, you have to suspend...
Top Video Game Leaks
on November 28, 2012 at 03:33 PM
Details of Bungie’s latest game leaked online yesterday , and it led us to start thinking about some of video game’s biggest leaks of the past. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 – About six months before the release of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, and before the game was even officially...
The Top 10 Video Game Openings
on December 31, 2010 at 06:22 PM
In November of 2008 we ran our top 10 list of best intro sequences in the biz. If a picture is worth a thousand words, a movie must be worth a million. Check out our original list below, and feel free to add your top contenders in the comments. The beginning of a game can set the tone for the entire...
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