Halo 4, 10 Years Later, Remains an Admirable Mess

Image: 343 Industries/Microsoft It’s a law of nature that eventually, every long-running game franchise will have a particular entry that gets dinged for straying too far from what made it so fun in the first place. Your Super Mario Sunshine, your Dragon Age II, Assassin’s Creed III, and so on. Whether or not that opinion … Read more

District of Sechelt sues residents forced from subdivision by sinkholes

Residents of a Sunshine Coast subdivision who were forcibly displaced when sinkholes appeared in their neighbourhood are now being “bullied” by the municipal government, an affected homeowner says. Ed Pednaud says nearly four years after being forced out of his Porpoise Bay home in the Seawatch subdivision and ongoing legal wrangling, residents are now being … Read more

How Bungie’s 15 Year Old Shooter Defined Triple-A Games

Image: Microsoft/Bungie These days, the Blockbuster Game, a release from a major publisher that’s hoping to be an Event that occupies everyone’s attention and Game of the Year discussions, is an institution. It’s easy to tell what such a game is in its current state, as it’s typically about fathers trying to connect with their … Read more