Videogame designers should embrace the opportunity to give us new worlds, rather than relying on watered-down Tolkien and Lovecraft.
From the super-stylized Land of the Dead in LucasArts' classic Grim Fandango comes a game about life.
Where better to play games than in your own back yard, on the White House lawn, or in the Sea of Tranquility? The Escapist considers what sort of games could be used to terraform Google Earth.
Pokemon pulls a cruel trick on its fans by encouraging them to "Catch 'em all!", but makes it nearly impossible for them to actually do it.