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Scott Jones

Early on in Ninja Gaiden 3, stoic ninja Ryu Hayabusa squares off against an enemy who wears a Guy Fawkes mask and

The defining SSX moment—whistling toward earth while breakdancing on a wafer of fiberglass as Run DMC sings “It’s

The objective of Need For Speed: The Run is compelling: Finish first in a 200-driver, 3,000-mile road trip from San

id Software—creator of Doom and Quake—doesn’t make many games, so on the rare occasion when it does, it’s a bona

Criterion Games made car-crashing into a veritable art form with 2004’s Burnout 3: Takedown, which boldly asked

For more than a decade now, Tetsuya Mizuguchi has created his uniquely artful, marginally successful videogames,

The second installment in the Shift franchise again tries to position itself as the Switzerland of racing games.

Great champions like Manny Pacquiao still roam the earth, and great fights still occur, but boxing died a small,

Isaac Clarke, the central character from 2008’s Dead Space, is sadistically forced to relive the nightmare he

Anyone interested in seeing what multiplayer-centric games used to look like, and more importantly, what they played