Daily Archives: 02/22/2018

GI Show – Metal Gear Survive, Rainbow Six, Mike Laidlaw Interview

Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! On this episode, Ben Hanson is joined by Joe Juba, Elise Favis, and Suriel Vazquez to talk about the shocking state of Metal Gear in a post-Kojima world, the bizarre and impressive Assassin’s

Roverwatch: Check Out The Overwatch Cast Redrawn As Dogs

We already know that Overwatch would make a great fighting game, but who knew that a crossover between Overwatch and Nintendogs could be so adorable? Artist Lily Nishita celebrated Overwatch’s Year of the Dog by turning each character into a

Director Joss Whedon Steps Away From Batgirl Movie

As previously reported by Variety earlier last year, Batgirl was set to receive a standalone movie connected to the cinematic DC universe, and it would be helmed by Avengers and Buffy The Vampire Slayer director Joss Whedon. The film was to

Retro Games Author Talks Pioneering Video Game Journalism, Upcoming SNES Book

Video games have an endlessly fascinating history, and author Brett Weiss has been writing about the industry and pop culture in one form or another for over 20 years. He says his Classic Home Video Games series is the first

Rhode Island Representative Plans Tax Bill On Violent Video Games

Robert Nardolillo is a Republican member of the Rhode Island House of Representatives. Recently, the politician announced that he will be introducing legislation that would add a ten-percent tax to all M-rated video games sold in Rhode Island. Proceeds for

Vote For Your Favorite 300 Games Of All Time

We’re coming up on the 300th issue of Game Informer magazine, and spoiler alert, it will feature our editor-selected top 300 games of all time. We’re excited to share our list, but we want to know what a list made

Opinion – I Miss The Bad Games Based On Movies

Video games based on motion pictures often draw a wary eye. Perhaps, we, the consumers, are the ones to blame for thinking games based on Space Chimps, Night at the Museum, and The Polar Express would deliver reasonable amounts of

Trump Drudges Up The Violent Video Game Debate Again

During a White House listening session, President Trump talked about the violence in video games and films, alluding to the idea that video game violence is at least partly responsible for modern youth violence. The President also implied he’s keen

Photo Reveals Emily O'Brien And Troy Baker Join Cast Of Death Stranding

An Instagram photo posted by an actress reveals she and another well-known voice actor have joined Death Stranding’s cast. Emily O’Brien, who is in PlayStation 4’s upcoming zombie title Days Gone and plays Gamora in TellTale’s Guardians of the Galaxy,

EA Play Returns To Hollywood This June

Electronic Arts is making its way back to Los Angeles for this summer’s EA Play 2018. The convention will be hosted at the Hollywood Palladium from June 9-11. Along with food and entertainment for thousands of EA fans, EA Play