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'Mooncrash' Is Everything That's Great About 'Prey'

Arkane's ambitious DLC for 'Prey' serves up everything wonderful about the base game, in a format more folks might find palatable.
Danielle Riendeau
7.11.18
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We Talk About ArenaNet Firing Two People Last Week Over a Twitter Exchange

We take a look at the incident at ArenaNet last week, and what it might meant for the industry.
Danielle Riendeau
7.9.18
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When You Get the Exact Game You Wanted, and It Turns Out You Don't Like It

'Dishonored 2' was everything I hoped it would be, but now I'm realizing how much less I enjoyed it than the original.
Rob Zacny
4.9.18
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What’s a Game That You Love, But Never Finished?

'Dishonored' is just one beloved game that I might never complete.
Danielle Riendeau
10.10.17
Dishonored

Five Years Later, 'Dishonored' is Still a Revolutionary, Nasty Game

Happy Dishonored Halloween!
Danielle Riendeau
10.9.17
Breath of the Wild

The Special Satisfaction of Finishing a Great Video Game Epic

After a long run, I finally finished ‘Breath of the Wild.’
Danielle Riendeau
8.10.17
Guide To Games

'Prey' Puts Personal Drama into Classic Sci-Fi Horror

Arkane Studios' recent immersive sim is set in a thrilling, terrifying, corporate dystopia.
Danielle Riendeau
8.9.17
Not My Final Form

'Dishonored' Games Are Dark, Bloody Fables about Divine Right

Arkane's Dishonored games put the player in the center of the universe, in multiple ways.
Julie Muncy
6.1.17
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How the Queer Indie Game 'Gone Home' Influenced 'Prey'

We spoke with Arkane lead Designer Ricardo Bare about writing the game's characters, D&D-loving space lesbians, and actions that speak louder than words.
Danielle Riendeau
5.24.17
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When Was the Last Time You Fell In Love… With a Game?

No, I’m not being cheeky. ‘Prey’ has me singing its… praises.
Danielle Riendeau
5.16.17
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How a Speedrunner Broke ‘Prey’ in Three Days

Speedrunner and pro gamer Draqu knows his way around an immersive sim. And he can beat the 20+hour long ‘Prey’ in less than 20 minutes.
Danielle Riendeau
5.10.17
Bethesda

Someone Already Beat the New, Sprawling Space Epic 'Prey' in 20 Minutes

Speedrun uses map exploits and an item duplication glitch.
Leif Johnson
5.8.17
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