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Eight of the Most Hilarious Anti-Piracy Measures in Video Games

Developer Greenheart Games' Game Dev Tycoon has an impressively clever anti-piracy measure. Users that pirate the game will start out normally, slowly building up their own game development studio. But eventually, something funny starts happening. More and more gamers start illegally downloading your games, eating into your profit margins, until it's impossible to turn a profit. This has led to incredible ...

Grand Theft Auto V: Ambition in the Big City

For all the ridiculous popularity of the Grand Theft Auto series, it’s difficult to identify a single reason why the franchise resonates with so many millions of gamers around the world. Then again, this very fact might actually be the central ingredient in Grand Theft Auto’s special sauce, because it does so much so well. When I recently sat down ...

The Bureau: XCOM Declassified Announced

2K has officially announced The Bureau: XCOM Declassified. Due on August 20th in North America and August 23rd in Europe, The Bureau will hit Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC for $59.99 and is a tactical squad-based third-person shooter in development at 2K Marin. The Bureau is set in 1962 against the backdrop of the Cold War. Players will take on ...

March of the Eagles Review

This Napoleonic wargame redeems its flaws with tense multiplayer matches that foster alliances as fragile as L'Empereur's. The Good Cutthroat multiplayer promotes backstabbing and short-lived coalitions Superb soundtrack for sacking Moscow Combat ...

Metro: Last Light has gone gold

Weeks from release, Deep Silver announced today thatMetro: Last Light has gone gold. The discs are now rolling off the assembly line, into boxes and onto trucks to release in stores on May 14. The FPS sequel toMetro 2033 will be available for PlayStation 3, PC and Xbox 360. InLast Light, the year is 2034, and a nuclear war has turned ...
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