Games & Hobbies
[LESS INFO] 16 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 10/03/12
Jessica Chobot is at Ubisoft's huge Assassin's Creed 3 hands-on event, hanging with Creative Dir. Alex Hutchinson to check out game's new control schemes, naval missions, treasure hunts and market places that build up around your homestead.
[LESS INFO] 2 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 10/01/12
The iPhone 5 offers a larger screen and more processing power but has drawn criticism for its new charger and subpar mapping. Tiffany Smith is with LA Times Tech Writer Sal Rodriguez asking if Apple's new phone keeps them ahead of the competition.
[LESS INFO] 12 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 09/28/12
After spending Angry Birds building structure after structure only to watch them fall at the hands of slingshotting birds, the pigs are turning the tables in Bad Piggies. Blair Herter gets an exclusive look from Rovio's Andrew Stalbow on what to expect.
[LESS INFO] 7 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 09/26/12
Metal Gear celebrated 25 years at a recent event during PAX, and Hideo Kojima treated guests to a 10-minute trailer for new game Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes that raised more questions than answers. Morgan Webb and Blair Herter take a closer look.
[LESS INFO] 2 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 09/24/12
Calling all vault hunters for the return trip to Pandora, Borderlands 2 is out, and it's been upgraded in pretty much every way possible, with new characters, a stronger campaign, and guns guns guns. Blair Herter weighs in on the results with our review.
[LESS INFO] 47 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 09/21/12
Hot-headed fury Maegara is coming for Kratos in the upcoming God of War: Ascension, and Morgan Webb is at PAX Prime 2012 getting details from Todd Papy and learning why this time around the series is going the multiplayer route.
[LESS INFO] 19 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 09/19/12
343 Industries' Kiki Wolfkill was at PAX Prime 2012 giving Halo 4 fans the jump on new multiplayer map "Exile" and an updated "Capture The Flag" mode, plus character and story details and a sneak peek at "Forward Unto Dawn." Morgan Webb gets the scoop.
[LESS INFO] 9 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 09/17/12
Morgan Webb gets the latest on Gears of War Judgment at PAX Prime 2012, hearing from Cliff Bleszinski on this series prequel that takes the game back to the basics, with refined controls and new multiplayer modes "OverRun" and "Free-For-All".
[LESS INFO] 4 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 09/14/12
In 1997 Square released Final Fantasy 7 and introduced many to the RPG world who would become fans for life. Jessica Chobot, Blair Herter, Scott Porter and Tim Schafer share memories of what this gaming milestone meant for them.
[LESS INFO] 11 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 09/07/12
25 years ago The Legend of Zelda's gold cartridge hit stores, going on to change gaming forever. Blair Herter, Morgan Webb, Danny Pudi, Sara Paxton, Scott Porter, Robert Bowling, Soulja Boy and more share memories of adventuring in Hyrule.
[LESS INFO] 12 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 09/03/12
It's that time of year football fans, and with Madden NFL 13 the franchise promises more realistic physics with an all-new Infinity Engine and online connectivity like never before. Blair Herter renders a verdict in our brutally honest review.
[LESS INFO] 25 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 08/31/12
Assassin's Creed 3 takes to the waters with its all-new naval combat, and Blair Herter gets details from Lead Game Designer Steve Masters on the explosive battle for Chesapeake Bay, with dozens of ships and multiple kinds of ammo.