Parachute Fights, Naked Henchmen and Getting 'Whored,' All in the First…

When I saw Saints Row: The Third earlier this year, developer Volition showcased a spectacular bank heist from the game, a carnage-filled showdown with Steelport's SWAT team. It was a bizarre, comedically ultraviolent shootout that played like a major, mid-game highlight. » 10/19/11 12:00pm 10/19/11 12:00pm

EA: Hey, If Herman Cain Gets Elected, Don't Blame His Tax Plan on …

Did Republican presidential hopeful Herman Cain get his "999" tax plan from SimCity 4? Well, probably not, but if he did look to a 2003 urban planning simulation game, don't go blaming developer Maxis if that economic policy fails. » 10/14/11 11:20pm 10/14/11 11:20pm

Valve Celebrates Mann Co. Birthday & $2 Million in Team Fortress 2 Item…

Has it already been a full year since Valve launched the Team Fortress 2 Mann Co. Store, the in-game shop in which people trade cold hard cash for hats, weapons and hats? Yes, it has. Valve is therefore celebrating the shop's birthday and $2,000,000 in profits(!) for item creators with a high five-filled update. » 10/13/11 8:00pm 10/13/11 8:00pm

The People Who Make Pocket God Are First Out of the Gate with All-New…

iOS 5, the operating system that powers Apple's iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, goes live October 12. The people who make video games for iOS are already taking advantage of the update's newest features, including a revamped, Achievements-filled Game Center. » 10/11/11 11:00pm 10/11/11 11:00pm