PCG Q&A Tell us about the monsters and villains that spooked you.
9999/9999 Before regenerating health, before Doomguy, before D&D RPGs...where did hit points come from?
Big bada boom We reflect on the design, history and evolution of the PC gamer's best friend with John Romero and a whole lot of gifs.
SLASHER The Shining's axe and Friday the 13th's slasher knife are now available as mods in Left 4 Dead 2.
smoke and mirrors Invisible rabbits, sneaky bookcases and tiny cities; these are the odd dev tricks that make game worlds work.