Lou Kesten

'Killzone 2' lives up to hype, gives 'Halo' run for its money

When Sony announced the PlayStation 3 at the 2005 Electronic Entertainment Expo, its centerpiece was a breathtaking chunk of footage from a game... Read more

Xbox 360 online games offer variety of creativity, quality

If you're at all interested in online gaming, you need an Xbox 360.

For starters, it's home to the most popular multiplayer games, Halo... Read more

Video Games


Tiger Woods has been keeping a low profile as he prepares for his comeback from knee surgery -- and a possible round of... Read more

Some WiiWare titles rise above the rest

When Nintendo started its WiiWare download service in May, the range of its original games was laudable, with the action, puzzle, strategy and... Read more

Video Games


Further proof that Barack Obama could be our first geek president: He has a Nintendo Wii. According to The New York... Read more

Video Games

Most gamers spend the early part of the year catching up on software. Take your time. You still have more than a month until the first major game... Read more

TV, movies, board games inspire titles

Like so many American creations -- baseball, comic books, rock 'n' roll -- the video game is a mongrel art form. Literature, music, art and film... Read more

'Persona 4' mixes psychodrama with role-playing

I spent hundreds of hours last year immersed in role-playing games such as Fallout 3, Fable II and Lost Odyssey . The genre is special to those... Read more