Reader Discussion – What Gaming Crossover Would You Like To See?

Reader Discussion – What Gaming Crossover Would You Like To See? Earlier this week, we unveiled some of the nitty-gritty details of Marvel Vs. Capcom: Infinite's system and characters. The crossover between the two universes is one of the most enduring in gaming, but in my opinion, crossovers don't happen often enough. So: What gaming […]

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Building a video game for 50 Cent sounds like a soul-crushing experience

Swordfish Studios/THQ/50 Cent/Fiddy’s Kid/Vitamin Water/etc. 50 Cent: Blood on the Sand was one of the last vestiges of the mindless, licensed video games segment of the previous decade, when every movie, sport and entertainment superstar with an agent smart enough to ask for a video game adaptation got one. Somehow, Fiddy got a two-game deal, […]

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Latest Injustice 2 Trailers Reveal Joker, Multiverse Mode

This week brings us two Injustice trailers, one showing off a new character everyone's been dying to see, and another showing off a mode we've been curious to learn more about. The first trailer reveals the Joker, who looks quite different this time around. Rather than take cues from the look he had in Batman: […]

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For Honor’s second season opens in May

Ubisoft Montreal/Ubisoft Two new heroes will come to For Honor, Ubisoft's sword-clanging fighting game, when it opens its second season beginning in May. The new playable heroes are the Centurion and the Shinobi. The Centurion is a hybrid of the Vanguard and Assassin classes, and the Shinobi is a hybrid of the Samurai and Assassin. […]

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Video game releases for May 2017

Here are some of the big video game releases for the month of May 2017. Be sure to check out the list we put together of our most anticipated games of 2017 and subscribe to Polygon's YouTube channel for tons of gaming videos. Also, here are the free games you get with your Xbox Live […]

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Mario Kart 8 Deluxe guide: Winning in Battle Mode

Mario Kart 8 fans who have been clamoring for the past few years for a real battle mode will be pleased to know that Mario Kart 8 Deluxe delivers. In addition to bringing back four classic battle modes there’s also a new addition in Renegade Roundup, a cops and robbers style mode. In this guide, […]

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Never Played Shenmue II? Watch Us Play The First 23 Hours

Last year, over the course of four months, we played through Shenmue for the Dreamcast in its entirety. It was an experimental video series, with an undefined schedule that allowed us to take in all the feedback for each episode by reading and responding to comments in (almost) real time. The experiment was a success! […]

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Top Of The Table – Blood Rage

A few weeks back, I looked at Flick ‘em Up, one of my favorite casual games to play with family and friends, thanks to its simple rules and rewarding dexterity-based gameplay. If you’re more of a classic strategy gamer, this week’s spotlight should be right up your alley. Blood Rage is hands-down one of my […]

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