Jason Hill The Kaplans are a family in crisis. You can try to help, but some failure is inevitable when faced with impossible decisions...
James "DexX" Dominguez Diablo III had a troubled launch 12 months ago. Now, expansion pack Reaper of Souls has fixed everything.
Kathy Matheson Hundreds of Tetris fans had a little fun over the weekend with a big version of the classic video game.
James Dominguez Failure is not just inevitable, but essential. Today, DexX notes a parallel between how we play games and how we live.
Screen Play reader Leigh Martin Watching an outdated made-for-TV thriller about murder by video game might have been a source of comedy, but reader Leigh Martin found it got him thinking about some important issues.
Emily Bazelon Can kids learn empathy on an iPad?
James Dominguez Some gamers find it hard to remember which precise game was their first, while others can never forget it. Which are you?
Bennett Ring Wii was a hugely profitable leap forward for Nintendo, but its successor has struggled to make its mark.
James Dominguez The traditionally quiet January-to-April period, when we usually catch up on last year's games, will be packed with releases this year.
James Dominguez On sale tomorrow, the PlayStation 4 is a smooth, polished piece of hardware, but some missing features and a lacklustre game library hold it back from perfection.
James Dominguez After last week's popular Disney Infinity buying guide, this week we're following up with a guide to Skylanders Swap Force.
Tuesday Newsday: Crytek reverses sexist decision, and next-gen consoles waiting for features after launch
James Dominguez In the news this week, Crytek has reversed a controversial decision to make female characters in Warface highly sexualised, and both PS4 and XBone look set to wait until after launch for some...
Derrik Lang Like a stubborn family member or insubordinate employee, Xbox One owners might need to tell their fancy new console what to do more than once.
Screen Play reader Andrew Yoshimura In the final part of his fascinating series of retrospectives looking at the major players in video gaming history, today Andrew Yoshimura looks at Microsoft and the Xbox.
James Dominguez Every new console has a dodgy selection of games at launch, but the Xbox One has some pleasant surprises mixed in with the let-downs.
An Australian man has created a game in which players reenact the shooting massacre at the Sandy Hook Elementary school, enraging parents of some of the 20 children killed by gunman Adam Lanza.
James Dominguez The Xbox One has a lot of features that make it feel very different from previous consoles.
James Dominguez The Xbox One has cracked a million day one sales too, John Carmack quits Id Software, and TrackMania turns ten, plus even more news.
Your Turn reader Sam Spackman Today reader Sam Spackman presents an entertaining exploration - literally - of the vast range of war games.
Hayley Tsukayama Grand Theft Auto V