Category: Culture / Video Games

March 15, 2021

What You Need to Know About Roblox—and Why Kids Are Obsessed

The video game was just valued at a staggering $45 billion. It’s also been a lifeline for my children since the start of lockdown.


by Simon Hill in Culture / Video Games
March 8, 2021

Ubisoft's Valhalla Is Too Long, Too Big, and Too Repetitive

In the latest Assassin’s Creed installment, I’m playing a Viking during the Dark Ages. Why am I bored?


by Simon Hill in Culture
February 28, 2021

The Best Nintendo Switch Games for Every Kind of Player

From Hyrule to Hallownest, these are our absolute favorite video game escapes for the Switch and Switch Lite.


by Wired Staff in Buying Guide
February 26, 2021

How Google's Grand Plan to Make Stadia Games Fell Apart

The tech giant hired 150 game developers for Stadia Games and Entertainment, only to lay them all off. Sources say it never gave the studios a chance.


by Cecilia DAnastasio in Business