Everyone in the game may be hot, but some of the characterizations we see aren’t as subversive as you might think.
Nintendo is releasing a new version of the game in April. But nothing can replace the magic of the rental store’s printed-out pocket monsters.
The show’s third season jumps forward 1,000 years into the future. It helped the show not stay mired in old ideas.
Sure, the metaphor is imperfect. But as the encyclopedia enters its 20th year, it’s worth reflecting on the “rules of the game”—and how they might change.
It has a lot to do with unity—and a little something to do with earworms.
MMORPGs and even social media can trace their roots to games that used simple text commands to construct vivid, fantastical worlds.
The Xbox Series X and PlayStation 5 have some great games coming this year—assuming schedules hold. Here’s a quick rundown of some great ones.
The creatures made famous by Game of Thrones went extinct some 13,000 years ago. Now geneticists know a little more about where they come from.
During a bleary fall and winter, the open world of Skyrim gave me the motivation and joy I couldn’t find in the real world.
The Disney-owned company just announced a new Star Wars title coming from Ubisoft and an Indiana Jones game from Bethesda. And that’s just the beginning.