Videogames

EA for the Holidays! Videogames for the Whole Family

'Tis the season for giving and if you have some rabid video game enthusiasts in your home there are some…

‘Newfound Courage’ DLC: Winter’s Fair Review

The holiday-themed continuation for 'Newfound Courage' reminds us that good stories don’t have to be long.

‘The Beast Inside’ Comes for You on PC!

In England, it is customary to tell a ghost story on Christmas. Taking that into consideration, 'The Beast Inside' by…

End Your Gaming Year on a High Note With ‘Pokémon Sword’ and ‘Pokémon Shield’

After a banner year for the Nintendo Switch, it's no surprise that the system's last major release of 2019, 'Pokémon…

How to Set Up a Minecraft Server

If you have kids, there’s a good chance you’ve noticed a huge uptick in the popularity of Minecraft recently. [Sponsored]

Review: ‘Some Distant Memory’ For Nintendo Switch

If you're in the market for a really good story (some history, science, technology and a bit of romance) and…

Bust a Move This Holiday Season With ‘Just Dance 2020’ for Nintendo Switch

When Nintendo of America sent my family a 'Just Dance' party pack—complete with snacks and silly hats and, of course,…

‘Doctor Who: The Edge of Time’ VR Review

Playstack brings the universe of 'Doctor Who' to PC and PS4 VR with 'Doctor Who: The Edge of Time'!

From the Clouds Above – GeekDad Reviews the Google Stadia

Google Stadia is an incredibly ambitious project that actually fulfills its promise, but it may be 2020 before all of…

GeekDad Unboxing: A Look at the Google Stadia Founder’s Edition

Set for release next week, Google's Stadia service seeks to bring cloud gaming to the masses.

Internet Classics: All Your Base Are Belong to Us

"All Your Base Are Belong to Us" is one of the internet's earliest memes. The astoundingly poor Chinese to English…

Even More Cosmic Horror Comes to PC With ‘Moons of Madness’

Funcom releases a fascinating cosmic horror game set in (of all places) space. Experience 'Moons of Madness' now on PC!

All in the Family: ‘Layton’s Mystery Journey: Katrielle and the Millionaires’ Conspiracy – Deluxe Edition’ for Nintendo Switch

If talking dogs, rotating character wardrobes, and solving mysteries for London's eccentric one-percenters sounds like your idea of a good…

Taito’s ‘The Ninja Saviors: Return of the Warriors’ on Nintendo Switch

Taito and ININ Games release a great retro, side-scrolling ninja game with 'The Ninja Saviors: Return of the Warriors' for…

Narrative And Early Access: Supergiant’s Greg Kasavin Discusses ‘Hades’ Development

In our chat with Creative Director Greg Kasavin, we discuss Supergiant's recent game, Hades, and how early feedback impacts game development.

Who You Gonna Call? – GeekDad Reviews ‘Luigi’s Mansion 3’

Capture pesky spirits with decidedly niche technology, save your friends from the spectral clutches of a big bad, cause massive…

Celebrate Halloween With Play Nintendo

If you're looking for arts, crafts, and online activities to share with even the most timid trick-or-treaters, look no further…

Interview With Mathieu Cote, Game Director of ‘Dead by Daylight’

At this year's NYCC, I had the chance to interview Mathieu Cote, Game Director of 'Dead by Daylight.'

The Language of Supergiant’s ‘Pyre’

We chatted with Greg Kasavin, Creative Director at Supergiant, on how the company designed its own language for the fictional…

‘Minecraft: The Exhibition’ Gets Its World Premiere at MoPop

'Minecraft: The Exhibition' opened this past weekend at MoPop in Seattle and will run until September 2020. The exhibit features…

The Analogue Pocket Brings Elegance to the Game Boy Line

Analogue's upcoming Pocket looks to be the ultimate in Game Boy, Game Boy Color, and Game Boy Advance gaming, but…

Curse That Sexy Dragon! – GeekDad Reviews ‘Ring Fit Adventure’

'Ring Fit Adventure' awards intension above intensity and praises attitude above accuracy; in doing so, it gamifies exercise in a…

Kickstarter Quick Picks: ‘Tilt Five: Holographic Tabletop Gaming’

What are Kickstarter Quick Picks? Kickstarter Quick Picks are short looks at projects currently on Kickstarter that are of interest…

‘Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age – Definitive Edition’ Is an Adventure for the Ages

Though your early autumn videogame backlog may already be substantial, don't let 'Dragon Quest XI S' pass you by.

Review: ‘Ashes of Oahu’ on Steam/PC

'Ashes of Oahu' is a new post-apocalyptic survival RPG in a Polynesian setting.

WaterField’s New Slip Case Is a Perfect Fit for the Nintendo Switch Lite

What makes the WaterField Slip Case different from all the other Nintendo Switch Lite cases on the market? In a…

The Family Fun and Multiplayer Mayhem of ‘Super Kirby Clash’

'Super Kirby Clash' shines in local multiplayer; the only thing really holding it back is its slant toward in-game purchases.

‘Stygian: Reign of the Old Ones’ for PC/Steam

Cultic games releases the long-awaited isometric RPG 'Stygian: Reign of the Old Ones' for PC.

10 Things Parents Should Know About the Nintendo Switch Lite

The Nintendo Switch Lite is the latest example of Nintendo's long tradition of stellar handheld gaming systems.

‘Newfound Courage’: The Refreshing, Queer-Friendly Game We Needed

With a beautiful story, excellent music, and solid art, 'Newfound Courage' is a game I can wholeheartedly recommend, especially to…