Firewatch

Games News

This New Gaming Handheld Has a Crank (!!) And Looks Cool as Hell

Panic, the company who funded 'Firewatch,' has spent the last 20 years making Mac software. Now, they're doing something different.
Patrick Klepek
3 days ago
Steam

Valve's "Solution" to Review Bombing Ignores Steam's Longstanding Problems

A fancy graph may actually incentive further review bombing runs, and underscores Valve's reluctance to hire humans to deal with human problems.
Patrick Klepek
9.19.17
Steam

Is it Me, Or is the Steam Summer Sale Boring This Year?

Last year, I couldn't get enough games in the Steam Summer Sale. This time... I'm underwhelmed.
Natalie Watson
6.23.17
The Flame in the Flood

The 63-Year-Old Retiree Who Broke A Game Looking for The End of the World

How one retiree's obsession with 'The Flame in the Flood' encapsulates a lifetime of enjoying digital worlds.
Lewis Gordon
2.1.17
Dean's List

Five Honorable Mentions from a 2016 of Too Many Good Games

All of these could have had more said about them in my top ten piece, but I’m writing about them now, instead.
Mike Diver
1.10.17
2016

Not Every Good Video Game Can Make Your 2016 List

How do 'The Witcher 3: Blood and Wine,' 'Dishonored 2,' and other amazing games get left behind? You gotta cut someone.
Patrick Klepek
1.9.17
Dean's List

The Dean's List: Danielle's Top Ten Games of 2016

Waypoint's Managing Editor/Waypoint High's Vice Principal picks her favorite games of 2016.
Danielle Riendeau
12.26.16
ARG

Those Mysterious Symbols Hidden In 24 Games Have Crossed Over With 'Frog Fractions 2'

We've been waiting two years to find out what's up with <i>Frog Fractions 2</i>. The answer might be around the corner...or not.
Patrick Klepek
11.15.16
Gaming

These Are Probably the Seven Best Video Games of 2016 So Far

The year's been okay for new video games so far, right? Right.
Mike Diver
6.29.16
In My Opinion

These Are Probably the Seven Best Video Games of 2016 So Far

The year's been okay for new video games so far, right? Right.
Mike Diver
6.29.16
Gaming

Here’s What to Play on Your PS4 Now That ‘No Man’s Sky’ Is Delayed

The sci-fi epic from Hello Games has, apparently, moved back in the release schedule. But don't bemoan the delay—start playing these other games, instead.
Mike Diver
5.26.16
Gaming

These Are the Best Video Games You Can Finish in an Afternoon

You're bumming about the house, with time to kill. So kill it by starting, and finishing, a great game in a single sitting.
Mike Diver
4.7.16
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