August 30, 2012
PC gaming can be a headache and often gamers bring their headaches to forums to see if anyone else brought the Excedrin. Terribly, people will post again to say their problem is resolved without posting the details of their solution. PCGamingWiki goes after problem by attempting to collect these workarounds for posterity. [via Reddit]
July 26, 2011
The third iteration of the Humble Indie Bundle is live. The same great deal as the last two times: pay what you want for five games from indie developers (Crayon Physics Deluxe, Cogs, vvvvvv , Hammerfight, and And Yet It Moves). As usual, all proceeds are split between the game developers, EFF, and Child's Play.
February 4, 2011
Jane McGonigal, the noted ARG designer and creator of I Love Bees and World Without Oil, among others has published a new book about the positive effect of video games called Reality Is Broken: Why Games Make Us Better And How They Can Change The World. In the book, she lays out the case for how video games can improve lives by promoting increased happiness, creativity, and resilience.