Black Ops 2 producer Daniel Suarez and military analyst P.W. Singer discuss how they conjured the future of war for the new COD installment and what businesses and futurists get wrong when trying to predict what’s next.
It's not enough for video game makers to hype new franchises and titles with a sleek ad campaign and a trailer, these days. They're running huge events—like BlizzCon, which kicked off Friday—sometimes at a loss, to keep fans engaged. Does it work, and how well?
The gaming vet who fell in love with The Sims years ago—then went on to create the game's latest, most successful iterations—talks about the importance of listening to users and always respecting the idea of playfulness.
With the holidays just around the corner, you're wondering what games to buy for the beloved gamer geeks on your list ... or yourself (you have to spend those gift cards on something). In no particular order, here are 12 great games released this year guaranteed to fill the season with rocking, shooting, zombie-slaying joy.