Aug. 1 2013 5:43 AMBoggle Is Better Than ScrabbleDon’t scoff, word nerds. It’s true.
Oct. 26 2012 11:38 AMThe American Revolution: The GameAssassin’s Creed III is a thrilling, hyperdetailed journey to the Colonial era. There are also aliens.
Aug. 17 2012 7:06 PMThe Case of the Stolen BlanksThe real story behind the cheating scandal at the National Scrabble Championship.
March 7 2012 6:40 AMYour Kinect Is Watching YouThe amazing, disturbing things your gaming console can learn about you.
Oct. 21 2011 4:40 PMA G ThingThe real story behind the alleged cheating scandal at the Scrabble World Championships.
May 12 2011 5:55 PMPixelated Breasts and Fountains of BloodMy strange, brief career as a video-game obscenity watchdog.
May 9 2011 3:37 PMA Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the First-Person ShooterPortal 2, the rare video game that will make you laugh out loud.
March 29 2011 2:14 PMI Don't Want To Be a SuperheroDitching reality for a game isn't as fun as it sounds.
Oct. 29 2010 12:24 PMI Wanna Rock!Can Rock Band 3's new, more realistic controller make me a real-life guitar god?
May 26 2010 3:34 PMReal Princes, Real PersiansIran's video-game developers find inspiration in America's best-selling Prince of Persia franchise.
Nov. 27 2009 7:35 AMIt Themes Somehow FamiliarHow could two crossword constructors come up with puzzles that are almost exactly alike?
March 9 2009 12:14 PMAnd You Thought Grand Theft Auto Was BadShould the United States ban a Japanese "rape simulator" game?
Feb. 20 2009 10:24 AMI Was Told There Would Be No MathWill KenKen be the next Sudoku or a passing puzzle fad?
Dec. 12 2008 7:13 AMEverybody's Playing Something Different—and That's What Makes Video Games So Great
Dec. 11 2008 7:02 AMThe Imminent Rise of the Self-Help Video Game
Jan. 17 2013 4:54 PMWhat’s a Z Really Worth?Why efforts to assign Scrabble tiles their “real value” miss the point of the game.
Sept. 12 2012 3:40 AMMarines Who Love Space MarinesWhy American troops can’t get enough of Warhammer 40,000, a fantasy tabletop game set in the 41st millennium.
July 10 2012 6:13 AMMax Payne Is My Life CoachHow a monstrously hard video game made me a better person.
Feb. 28 2012 12:46 PMDark Night (After Night After Night) of the SoulIs a 100-hour video game ever worthwhile?
Sept. 12 2011 6:53 AMShooting GalleryWhy aren't there any civilians in military video games?
May 12 2011 4:01 PMWord FreakoutThe latest brouhaha over changes to the Scrabble dictionary.
March 31 2011 5:47 PMThis Is the Future of Gaming?Why Nintendo's 3DS is a huge disappointment.
Feb. 1 2011 12:26 PMPlease Stop Talking About Ancient Alien ArtifactsDead Space 2, a fantastic video game that nearly ruins a franchise.
June 2 2010 5:49 PMA Fistful of ControllerRockstar's fantastic new Western Red Dead Redemption is even better than Grand Theft Auto.
Feb. 23 2010 10:01 AMBioShock 2The rare video-game sequel that builds on the original (and not just by adding better guns).
May 26 2009 6:53 AMThe Slow Video Game MovementThe Path asks gamers to stop shooting and start soaking in their surroundings.
Feb. 25 2009 5:49 PMIn BloomFlower is the only video game I've played that made me feel relaxed, peaceful, and happy.
Feb. 16 2009 3:27 PMWhat's Killing the Video-Game Business?Hint: It's not the economy.
Dec. 11 2008 11:20 AMPining for a Game That Doesn't Yet Exist
Dec. 10 2008 2:09 PMWhy Won't Cliff Bleszinski Let Stephen Kill His Wife?