You can’t go home again—but you can Return To Monkey Island

Image: Devolver Digital Every Friday, A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the real action is down in the comments, where we invite you to answer our eternal question: What Are You Playing This Weekend? I end up writing about … Read more

Steam Gets New Top Seller After Monumental Return

A new game on Valve’s Steam marketplace has found itself launching to the number one spot (for software) on the Top Sellers chart after a massive return. That game in question happens to be Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2. And while it’s not surprising at any point to see a Call of Duty title selling … Read more

Soul Hackers 2 (for PC) – Review 2022

The Shin Megami Tensei meta-series (technically just Megami Tensei for the entire JRPG franchise, but SMT is the shorthand) is one of my favorite overarching “things” in video games. It takes a handful of similar names and concepts, mixes them around, then puts them in several different game series, each with its own unique identity … Read more