Hacker Banner Ads Are Totally Wild

While the advertising industry generally moved away from banner adverts, they’re still very much alive, well, and kicking on cybercrime forums.


This Week on Waypoint: Yoshi, Spaceships, and Incredible YouTube Intros

If you wanted to catch up on what we've done this week, here's the place to do it!


What Does ‘Replayability’ Mean Today, Anyway?

It’s one of those critical yardsticks of a game’s quality that doesn’t seem to factor so much anymore—at least, not in the old-school sense.


A Brief Lament for the Witcher Game That Never Came to Consoles

We’ve all got them—games on other systems that we’ll never play on ours. And the consoles-ducking ‘The Witcher’ is foremost amongst mine.


The iPhone Changed Video Gaming Forever

As Apple’s runaway success of a mobile phone (and more) marks its 10th anniversary, let’s talk about its impact on how and what we play.


I Finished Every 'BOTW' Shrine, But I Can’t Stop Playing Yet

I don’t know about anyone else, but the ‘Breath of the Wild’ DLC is landing at the perfect time for me.


The Zelda-'Twin Peaks' Connection is Real

I’m late to the party here, but I had no idea that ‘Link’s Awakening’ was directly influenced by David Lynch.


How About That British Election, Huh?

For once, people who don’t want to squeeze the poor and pour pressure on the NHS have woken up… not totally depressed.


We All Want More Zelda—But What Do We Want, Exactly?

Have a chat on our forums about what the ‘Breath of the Wild’ DLC might have in store for us.


‘Injustice 2’ Reminds Us That It’s OK to Like Games You’re No Good At

Today’s open thread is a fun-for-Friday discussion about games that you don’t need to completely click with to get a kick out of.


Let's Talk About the Nintendo DS's Weirdest and Wildest Games

Today’s open thread ask is a simple one: What are the most wonderfully unusual (and ideally awesome) games you played on the mega-successful handheld?


If Swearing Makes You Stronger, These Are the Toughest Games Ever

Screaming an f-bomb while hauling all that heavy shit really does make it easier. Which makes ‘Mafia II’ the champion weightlifter of video games.