Video games have evolved from a simple pastime into a cultural phenomenon. Join games blogger James Dominguez and the passionate Screen Play community as they discuss this phenomenon: the talented designers, the technology underlying them, and the place of games in our lives.
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Jason Hill Hundreds of rock-hard platforming stages that are different every time you play.
James Dominguez Screen Play readers tend to be older, busier, and have more responsibilities than many gamers. How do we all find time to play video games?
James Dominguez Literature is the deepest well of cultural content, but it also the one tapped least often by video games.
James Dominguez Choosing between a PlayStation 4 and an Xbox One later this year will be tough, as they are both so similar.
James Dominguez Melbourne's Voxel Agents, who created the hit iOS games Train Conductor 1 & 2, have launched their new game free on Facebook.
James Dominguez This week, Nintendo has made a quarterly profit, and Microsoft has dropped yet another Xbox One restriction.
Jason Hill Pikmin sprouted from Shigeru Miyamoto’s love of nature, and was fertilised by his design genius.
James Dominguez Have you ever been deeply in love with a game, only to have it beak your heart by spoiling the entire experience? Come and share your pain.
Screen Play reader Andrew Yoshimura Regular Your Turn contributor Andrew Yoshimura compiled a fascinating history of Nintendo last month. Now it's the hedgehog's turn.
James Dominguez In the lead-up to the GaymerX convention last weekend, many asked why LGBTI gamers need their own event. The event itself offered some answers.
James Dominguez Ubisoft is reportedly ploughing ahead with its plans to make films of many of its game properties. Can this plan work?
Screen Play reader Andrew Masters Prolific Your Turn writer Andrew Masters is back again today with his review of Pikmin 3, the long-awaited sequel on Wii U.
James Dominguez StreetPass Mii Plaza, the addictive social minigame collection on Nintendo 3DS, has received a substantial upgrade which may devour hours of your time.
James "DexX" Dominguez DexX is in San Francisco, but has still gathered news about the inaugural GaymerX con, the closure of Mana Bar Melbourne, and Carmack's view on the XBOne and PS4.
Jason Hill Mario & Luigi's latest is another wonderfully entertaining, varied and lengthy role-playing adventure.
James Dominguez DexX has run off overseas and left you on your own, but he made a jigsaw for you before he went.
James Dominguez Sony and Microsoft like to quote a lot of technical specifications when touting their new consoles, but what real effects will the next generation have on gaming?
Screen Play reader Tom Rees What do you do when your pile of unplayed games get too tall? Tom Rees tried something radical...
Screen Play reader Ryan O'Meara Reader Ryan O'Meara is excited about the studio working on the Warhammer Fantasy licence, but is worried about what it could mean in terms of DLC.
James Dominguez It was a quiet month for reader-submitted articles, but the quality was exceptional.