macabre masterpiece An oral history of DreamForge’s 1998 adventure hit Sanitarium.
Killer Clicks These under-celebrated adventure games hold up remarkably well more than 20 years later.
'80s star In the early '80s, Rawson Stovall started reviewing Atari games for the local paper. Before long he was the first syndicated game critic.
Radio Ga Ga Lets Go! Baby! Friends World is a baffling browser-based MMO that harks back to social chatroom games.
👻 With monsters pulled from Southeast Asian folklore, Ghostlore is the first action-RPG I’ve played that feels personal.
♀️ Twin sisters Amy Brady (Athena/Valkyrie) and Amber Dalton (Athena Twin) founded PMS Clan in 2002—now one of the oldest competitive gaming organizations in the world.
♠♥♣♦ For almost 20 years, Entropia players have been grinding, gambling, and selling virtual real estate to earn real dollars.
Getaway When I couldn't travel for real, I decided to pick gaming worlds that offered unique escapism.
Shark Freak The indie duo behind pixel-pulps are making visual novel throwbacks to the wild fantasy of Conan the Barbarian.
Worst Quest If you've ever wondered what kind of person has the fortitude and passion to play the world's worst MMORPGs, well, we found him.