"There’s certainly nothing wrong with the Fruit Ninjas or Angry Birds of the world, but it’s 2014. Games have proven themselves capable of grappling with controversial, adult themes in interesting new ways. Sure, not every game that deals with serious issues works well, but they should at least have the opportunity to succeed or fail.”

—For Our Consideration: Apple’s hypocritical App Store policies infantilize games
Illustration by Nick Wanserski High-res

"There’s certainly nothing wrong with the Fruit Ninjas or Angry Birds of the world, but it’s 2014. Games have proven themselves capable of grappling with controversial, adult themes in interesting new ways. Sure, not every game that deals with serious issues works well, but they should at least have the opportunity to succeed or fail.”

For Our Consideration: Apple’s hypocritical App Store policies infantilize games

Illustration by Nick Wanserski

This weekend, the world’s best fighting-game players will gather in Las Vegas for Evo, the biggest tournament of the year. Here’s our in-depth viewer’s guide for Evo novices, breaking down—with the help of a few fighting-game experts—the eight games at the event, including the stories and players you can expect to see if you decide to tune in.  

A viewer’s guide to Evo, the year’s biggest fighting-game tournament

peekingboo:

Super Smash Boos - Donkey Kong - [tag]
He’s the leader of the bunch, you know him well… He’s finally back, to spook some tail ~
In the lead-up to the release of the new Super Smash Bros. games I am going to attempt making a Boo for every announced character.
There’s a lot to get through so reblog letting me know which character you’d like me to Boo next!
Be sure to click the tag to see what’s been done already too!

peekingboo:

Super Smash Boos - Donkey Kong - [tag]

He’s the leader of the bunch, you know him well… He’s finally back, to spook some tail ~

In the lead-up to the release of the new Super Smash Bros. games I am going to attempt making a Boo for every announced character.

There’s a lot to get through so reblog letting me know which character you’d like me to Boo next!

Be sure to click the tag to see what’s been done already too!