‘Sims 4’ fails to break any new ground

September 12, 2014

Devoted fans of “The Sims” spend years playing each entry, continually expanding their sims’ lives. Some have family lineages that span generations, and others hone their building skills to create iconic landmarks.

‘Remastered’ PlayStation Classic Better Than Ever

August 8, 2014

The last console generation was a tremendous success for Naughty Dog. The gorgeous visuals and natural dialogue of the “Uncharted” series proved the team was capable of much more than cartoonish character platformers.

A delightful tribute to the side-scrollers of yore

July 11, 2014

Yacht Club Games’ Shovel Knight not only looks and feels like a lost gem from gaming’s past, it hybridizes classic gameplay mechanics from Capcom hits while injecting a modern risk/reward system.

EA Sports Makes a Solid First Strike in the Octagon

June 27, 2014

It’s clear that EA’s “UFC” team bleeds martial arts. Everything about its new title — from the integration of UFC-branded videos to a roster including everyone from Jon “Bones” Jones to Ronda Rousey — has been painstakingly shaped into one of the most realistic depictions of the sport to date.