PlayStation 4

The Gardens Between

'The Gardens Between' Is a Deeply Chill Puzzler That Won't Break Your Brain

Yes, sure, it involves time travel, but it's simpler than you think.
Patrick Klepek

'Astro Bot' Is a Nintendo Quality Platformer That's Also a VR Stunner

Wipe the dust off your VR headset, put the cables in the right spot, and spend some time with the game engineered to make you smile.
Patrick Klepek
playstation network

The Long, Weird Story Explaining Why I Bid $700 For a Stolen PSN Account

Justin has been using the same PSN account for 12 years. Then, someone tricked Sony into giving it away. Here's how I tracked it down, and started negotiating for its release.
Patrick Klepek

‘Anodyne,’ a Thoughtful 2D Zelda-Like, is Now on Consoles

‘Anodyne' is one of my favorite 2D Zelda-ish games, and it’s finally on PS4 and Xbox 1.
Danielle Riendeau
no man's sky

We Spent an Hour Talking to Hello Games About Everything ‘No Man’s Sky’

We touch on everything you might imagine: the game's launch, harassment, crunch, cut features, how they've spent the last two years improving the game, and much more.
Patrick Klepek and Austin Walker
God of War

'God of War' Smartly Fixes The Very Bad Way Most Games Handle Dialogue

The characters in 'God of War' talk like normal people. They stop, start, and resume conversations, so you never feel left out.
Patrick Klepek

From Toxic Men to Women Without a Voice, Let's Spoilercast 'God of War'

Austin and Patrick have finished 'God of War,' and let's just say there's a lot to talk about.
Patrick Klepek

'God of War' Triumphs Because It Confronts Its Own Bloody Legacy

Kratos has always been a sad, unlikable asshole, but in giving him something to live for—a son who questions his decisions, his violence—he's finally given a real test.
Patrick Klepek
What Happened To?

What Happened to 'WiLD,' Michel Ancel's Open World Game From 2014?

Years back, the 'Beyond Good & Evil' designer promised we'd be possessing animals. I went digging around to find out whether people should be worried about its future.
Patrick Klepek

'Moss' Suggests Maybe You Didn't Waste That Money Buying a VR Headset

There are three VR rigs in my home, but I haven't touched them in over a year. 'Moss' was good enough to change that.
Patrick Klepek

'Celeste,' the Ultra Hard Platformer That Also Wants to Give You a Hug

Not many games about death feel this warm, inviting, and playful. It's also very fun to play.
Patrick Klepek
hidden agenda

My 'Hidden Agenda' Session Was Ruined Because I'm Too Good at Video Games

The main hook from the developers of 'Until Dawn' is compromised if you play with people who can't keep up.
Patrick Klepek