14 Strangest Romances in Gaming

Love in both gaming and real life can be as strange and erratic as Tetris pieces. Sometimes the tetriminoes fit, but just as often jar against each other, jammed into disjointed layers that we hope will eventually layer into completion. There have been lots of strange romances in gaming, as perennial as Mario's… » 2/13/15 12:00am 2/13/15 12:00am

The 16 Best Final Fantasy Songs. Ever.

A continuation of the compilation soundtrack to your life has released today, Final Fantasy fans. With 221 songs of field music to traverse, boss battles to fight and events to trigger, what better way to celebrate Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call and FF music than with a little Mixtape Challenge of our own? » 9/16/14 12:00am 9/16/14 12:00am

Going Back to the Best and Worst Schools in Video Games

"School's Out for Summer" are the rockin' lyrics that will be relevant again in May and June of 2015. As kids are gearing up to head back to those hallowed halls of higher education, or wallowing in self-pity at their desks as we speak, here are some of video games' best and worst classrooms and schools that heroes… » 8/19/14 6:36pm 8/19/14 6:36pm

Those Somewhat Silent Protagonists

Of the many stories and controversies that boarded and disembarked the 2014 E3 hype train, the one I found most interesting was the speculation on whether or not the Link in the trailers for the future Wii U title was actually female. Lines were drawn in the sands of the Internet and the division became clear: the… » 7/18/14 8:30am 7/18/14 8:30am

Those Sassy Silver-Haired Video Game Characters

With the possibility of Suikoden II being released on the PSN, I will finally get to know all the joys of one much-talked about JRPG. As per my motto, I'm still lowering my expectations so as to not be disappointed even though I've heard only great things about its amazeballs, complex story and the characters who… » 5/22/14 8:30am 5/22/14 8:30am

The Perfect Song: When Television Gets it Right

This week when seven heroes were forced to live under new identities, curb behavior that could be marked as deviant and run to avoid execution, a song to keep us warm was not the one played when all hell broke loose. » 5/17/14 1:40pm 5/17/14 1:40pm