Nintendo’s plucky plumber Mario has encountered some incredible creatures across many strange worlds. But in Super Mario Odyssey, he’s meeting some of the weirdest of all: human beings.
The action-heavy Far Cry video game series has always been known for its exotic settings: tropical Pacific islands, sun-baked African savannahs, the lush valleys and snow-capped peaks of the Himalayas.
When it comes to video game machines, Nintendo has never been afraid to switch things up. A console that resembles a child’s purple lunchbox, motion-sensing controls you vigorously waggle, dual-screen experiences at home and on the go… Mario and pals have always forged their own path.
A Virginia man who died at home while playing a 24-hour video game marathon was part of an online live-streaming community where members sometimes go to extremes to build their audiences, experts say.
In Horizon Zero Dawn, there are robot animals to fight, bloodthirsty bandits to eliminate and millennium-spanning mysteries to uncover.
New York state’s highest court has agreed to allow Lindsay Lohan to appeal her lawsuit against the makers of Grand Theft Auto, who the actress says used her likeness in the video game without permission.
Masaya Nakamura, the “Father of Pac-Man” who founded the Japanese video game company behind the hit creature-gobbling game, has died. He was 91.