‘Deus Ex: Mankind Divided’ is the Straw That Broke the Pre-Ordering Camel’s Back
Sep21

‘Deus Ex: Mankind Divided’ is the Straw That Broke the Pre-Ordering Camel’s Back

If you play video games, you’ve probably noticed that in recent years no game release is complete without a major push by retail stores and the publishers for us to pre-order the game ahead of time. Hell, there is never a time GameStop stores don’t have giant posters up advertising all the pre-order exclusive goodies you will get by simply slapping down a $5 deposit. Extra skins for your character! Extra missions and maps! Exclusive...

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Let’s Talk About Gamergate
Oct23

Let’s Talk About Gamergate

By this point, I wouldn’t be surprised if your aunt who calls all video game devices “The Game Boy” has heard of Gamergate. Since it started back in August, the “movement” and talk of the movement has taken on a life of its own. For those who aren’t aware of the details, this here is a pretty nice summary. But the abridged version is this: indie game developer Zoe Quinn’s ex posted blog entries alleging that Quinn had cheated on...

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