hot  /  reviews  /  videos  /  cblogs  /  qposts

Magazines

 photo

Best Buy launching official game magazine


May 12
// Jim Sterling
GameStop has Game Informer, and soon it shall be rivaled by Best Buy and its own gaming rag, @Gamer. Dubbed the "official games magazine of Best Buy", @Gamer is to be helmed by reputed writer Andy Eddy and published by F...
 photo

First look at Bulletstorm on May cover of Game Informer


Apr 10
// Matthew Razak
And so the trademark becomes a game, and there was much rejoicing. The next issue of Game Informer will be revealing Bulletstorm, which is being developed by Epic-owned (Gears of War) studio People Can Fly (Painkiller), and p...
 photo

Penny Arcade creators, Molyneux in Time's Top 100 poll


Apr 04
// Conrad Zimmerman
Time Magazine is putting together its yearly poll for the hundred most important people in the world, and gaming is getting some representation. Making the list this year is Lionhead CEO Peter Molyneux and Penny Arcade's brai...
 photo

Check out what EGM's digital version will be like


Feb 20
// Matthew Razak
EGM is coming back, people. Are you ready? Have you been following every last update that EGMNOW has been posting, waiting in desperate hope of the return of the magazine? If so, then this post will be useless to you because ...
 photo

Retailers have 'lost faith entirely' with PC games


Feb 16
// Jim Sterling
The bad news for PC gamers just keeps on rolling in, with yet another death knell ringing loud and clear. This time, the knife wound comes courtesy of magazine publisher Imagine Publishing, who has seen a sharp decline in PC ...
 photo

Letter predicts Super Mario Galaxy 16 years ahead of time


Feb 14
// Matthew Razak
I think that any person of a certain age knows it to be a fact that Nintendo Power once had magical powers. The magazine today does not have these powers, it's just a magazine, but back then it was an amazing doorway into the...
 photo

More details emerge on Fallout New Vegas


Feb 06
// Josh Tolentino
Subscribing to a magazine comes with its own perks. For one, you pay less per issue than store-buyers. For two, you get your copies a little earlier than most. Perk number two applies in this case, as it seems PC Gamer subscr...
 photo

Rockstar teases L.A. Noire reveal in February


Jan 22
// Samit Sarkar
Remember L.A. Noire, Rockstar’s 1940s-themed PS3 exclusive? You know, the game that we’ve pretty much seen nothing of, except for two trailers that were released in late 2006? (The video above is the game’s...
 photo

Game Informer's February issue is all about Halo: Reach


Jan 09
// Hamza CTZ Aziz
Dying for some Halo: Reach info? Well then you're going to have to pick up the February issue of Game Informer as they'll be bringing us the first detailed look at the game. The February cover story will have ten pages of exc...
 photo

Gamers are inherent masturbators, so it's no surprise that Playboy regularly reaches out to them with nude renderings of videogame girls. BloodRayne, Velvet Assassin and Clive Barker's Jericho are among the D-list games that ...

 photo

Time's top ten games of 2009


Dec 09
// Jim Sterling
It's almost the end of the year, which means that top ten lists and reflective features are all the rage. Time magazine is among the first to print its definitive top ten games of 2009, and I'm sure you can all guess which ga...
 photo

Splinter Cell: Conviction co-op details are coming


Nov 27
// Brad Nicholson
More videogame-related beans are being spilled in another magazine. According to CVG, the January issue of PC Zone magazine has the first shred of information about Splinter Cell: Conviction’s co-operative component as ...
 photo

Dude, relive the 90s with these rad game ads


Oct 01
// Jordan Devore
Our friends over at Bitmob recently scrounged up some ancient videogame magazines that date all the way back to the mid 1990s, and yes, they were nice enough to share their shocking archeological find with us. Depending on wh...
 photo

Check out Made of Myth, wish you could read French


Aug 15
// Matthew Razak
Kotaku posted about a new French gaming magazine called Amusement a few days ago that caught my eye and today they got some very cool images from one of the mag's stories. I'm going two ways with this story so stick with me. ...
 photo

PlayStation World Magazine bites the dust


Aug 14
// Colette Bennett
I know we talk here and there about the death of the print magazine, but seriously folks, it's not looking so good. This morning, MCV reported that Future Publishing has announced that they will be closing PlayStation World M...
 photo

Oh Eidos, your PR department is really, really bad at keeping this crap under wraps, aren't you? The company has become notorious for trying to fix and/or "encourage" high review scores for its games, first becoming...

 photo

New EGM to invade all of your devices at once


Jul 05
// Nick Chester
Electronic Gaming Monthly as you knew it may have folded, your subscription turned into Maxim, pictures of Street Fighter’s Ryu now a hot-young-actress-of-the-moment in lingerie. But the magazine (at least in name) is f...
 photo

BioShock 2's Big Daddy design revealed in GamePro


May 21
// Colette Bennett
If you loved the first BioShock as much as I did, surely you've been keeping up with the details on BioShock 2. In that case, you'll likely be quite interested in this image on the cover of the July issue of GamePro. The issu...
 photo

Yes, folks, the rumblings were true: 1UP has been sold by Ziff Davis to UGO Entertainment and its parent company, Hearst Corporation, including 1UP's associated Web sites GameVideos, MyCheats, and GameTab.Sadly, the acquisiti...

 photo

Strauss Zelnick: In better shape than T2's shares


Oct 22
// Brad Nicholson
Strauss Zelnick has a few things going for him. First, he’s the chairman for Take-Two Interactive and successfully ousted the evil EA Empire out of his front room. Secondly, he’s ripped. GamePolitics is reporting ...
 photo

OPM is tossing out some Kratos action for LittleBigPlanet in the UK


Sep 09
// Brad Nicholson
According to CVG, Media Molecule and the guys at Official PlayStation Magazine in the UK have teamed up to offer a fairly exciting download code to be used with LittleBigPlanet. Included in the packaging of issue 24 will be a...
 photo

Gaming magazines aren't dead yet


Aug 14
// Dale North
It seems like everyone is saying "print is dead" lately, especially when it comes to videogame magazines. Even though I write for a gaming Web site, I really enjoy reading gaming mags -- even the sh*tty ones. Does a...
 photo

Grand Theft Auto IV to PC confirmed


Jul 24
// Brad Nicholson
According to the front Malaysia’s “premier gaming mag” PC Gamer, Grand Theft Auto IV is coming to the PC. As we aren’t in Malaysia, when the misadventures of Niko Bellic and company will be invading yo...
 photo

TIME names top ten games of 2007


Dec 10
// Colette Bennett
This list ought to cause some waves in the internets. TIME has complied their top ten games of the year, in numerical order, which will certainly but subject to a great deal of disagreement, flame war and general crap slingin...
 photo

Game Informer to reveal Ghostbusters game in December issue (Update)


Nov 14
// Nick Chester
Well, it's official, and Surfer Girl was correct: there's most certainly a Ghostbusters videogame in the works. Game Informer is set to reveal all of the information on the upcoming game -- which is said to be a sequel to two...
 photo

Final Fantasy IV remake for DS gets new system


Sep 14
// Jim Sterling
It seems that a graphical overhaul isn't the only thing that Final Fantasy IV's DS remake is getting. Next in line for the Square-Enix Self-Whoring Parade, Final Fantasy IV will actually get a brand new system feature to go a...
 photo

While we sit idle waiting 48 hours to see what lies behind the curtain of the new No More Heroes site, Famitsu unzips the pants of the protagonist and offers up a few more photos of the game.  The scan was posted by a F...

 photo

SimCity Societies, amiable alliteration abounds


Jun 05
// Jim Sterling
EA's long running city building franchise is due a fifth installment, according to CVG, who report that the next issue of US Games for Windows magazine will see the announcement of what has become known as SimCity Societ...
 photo

Art Attack Friday: Kamekichi


May 04
// Hamza CTZ Aziz
You know what my favorite kind of art is? The kind that rips apart everything you're used to and are made by artists who were dropped on their heads into a lake of crack, meth and cocaine! So it's only natural that t...
 photo

Game Informer gets their GTA IV exclusive on in upcoming May issue


Mar 31
// Nick Chester
Do your loins burn in anticipation? Perhaps you've got the IV! After bringing the Internet to its knees with the trailer for Grand Theft Auto IV, Rockstar has decided to once again give Game Informer the first exclusive ...

Auto-loading more stories ... un momento, corazón ...