Dan Crabtree

DAN CRABTREE

Review: "AMY" Repels the Zombie Virus and Playability

Review: "AMY" Repels the Zombie Virus and Playability

AMY has the visual veneer and the spirited potential of a successful Silent Hill game.

The 15 Best Video Game Castles (And Their Real-Life Counterparts)

The 15 Best Video Game Castles (And Their Real-Life Counterparts)

These collaborations of nerd and geek culture are just begging to house kidnapped princesses, or to be invaded, or to produce winged beasties.

The 25 Funniest Video Game-Themed Web Comic Strips

The 25 Funniest Video Game-Themed Web Comic Strips

Since the first days of 4Chan, gamers have populated the Internet with their own brand of comic. These are the funniest.

The 10 Best Beta Games of 2011

The 10 Best Beta Games of 2011

The top ten betas that packed this year full of gaming prospect.

Keepin’ It Rail Part 2: 10 More of the Best Light-Gun Games

Keepin’ It Rail Part 2: 10 More of the Best Light-Gun Games

If the top ten light gun games from recent history are indicators, the future of this often dismissed peripheral and its accompanying titles will be w?

Review: Painful Precision Propels “F1 2011”

Review: Painful Precision Propels “F1 2011”

To the locomotive enthusiast, simulators may be the closest and most authentic approximation of train operation he will experience.

[Editorial] Visible Walls: Designing Game Obstacles Inside the Box

[Editorial] Visible Walls: Designing Game Obstacles Inside the Box

The invisible wall has been a necessary if undesirable constraint for game developers since the first 8-bit sprites were doomed to rightward travel.