Best games for Nintendo Switch in 2020
Main projects for the main portable console Nintendo products are a strange thing. It would seem, well, how many years has Switch been available to everyone? Everyone who wanted it…

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The game for creating Dreams games is gaining popularity. What do the pros think about it?
Gamedev veterans about the amazing designer and its significance for the industry On February 14, the full version of the innovative digital designer Dreams was released. Roughly speaking, this is…

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Best simulators of 2020
Extremely realistic games that allow you to become anyone — even a pilot, even a pigeon In 2020, most gamers will become actors in the most important simulator — choosing…

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What Red Dead Redemption 2 is lying about. Cowboys in games, movies, and reality

The whole truth about the not-so-Wild West
Endless prairies, a faithful “Colt” on the belt and a hardy stallion, carrying a silent and slightly hungover hero straight into the sunset: it is difficult to find a more romanticized character than a cowboy. Coming out today, Red Dead Redemption 2 on PC is literally woven from such passages. Let’s try to figure out how plausible the image of a brave cowboy, firmly entrenched in our heads thanks to countless films and games about the Wild West.

What there is to do in the life of a real man? It seems that there are only three things: arrange a shootout in a bar, Rob a train and become the fastest shooter in the West, winning a fair duel in the hot midday sun. Continue reading

How game developers communicate with fans in social networks

Trolling against officialdom: laughing with funny tweets and facepalm with bad ones
The bread and butter of any project is its audience. And the most important means of communication with the audience these days is social networks. For one funny tweet, the developer can be forgiven a lot, and total ignoring of community requests will not lead to anything good. The rule seems to be simple, but not everyone understands it. We offer you to look at specific examples!

The XX century was remembered by mankind for two world wars and a flight into space. XXI-a rampant passion for various kinds of social networks and virtual communication. Continue reading

We remember the wild pirate dubbing of old games

“Voiced by professional actors»
In 2020, gamers are excited about professional dubbing of games. Whole teams of famous actors are engaged in voicing, giving out the product at the level of dubbed movies. However, a couple of decades ago, everything was completely different — the official localization of video games could be counted on the fingers. This was the heyday of pirated translations.

The early 90’s, among other things, opened up a whole new world of video games for young and not very young people. Continue reading

How BioWare changed the entire RPG genre
We understand the legacy of the legendary company for its twenty-fifth anniversary On February 1, BioWare celebrates its 25th anniversary. And let the Studio now clearly lost its former positions,…

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Best gifts for gamers on February 23
Laptop, chair, keyboard, mouse, and headphones — complete game set The most male holiday annually puts girls in a dead end. What to give a young person/friend / colleague, except…

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Digest of the best gadgets in January
Robots, smartphones, TVs and laptops In the first month of the year, manufacturers traditionally present many new gadgets. The fact that in early January, the consumer electronics show CES is…

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How BioWare changed the entire RPG genre
We understand the legacy of the legendary company for its twenty-fifth anniversary On February 1, BioWare celebrates its 25th anniversary. And let the Studio now clearly lost its former positions,…

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Power Rangers: why did we watch this stuff?
Let's evaluate the main show of children of the nineties from the heights of 2020 Why did we even mention the Rangers? Recently released Power Rangers: Battle for the Grid-a…

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