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Revisiting The Order: 1886 with developer Ready At Dawn

We look back at one of the prettiest — and shortest — PS4 exclusives

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The Witcher 3 takes top honors at yet another award show, the SXSW Gaming Awards

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt led the way at the SXSW Gaming Awards with wins in three categories, including Game of the Year, beating out heavy hitters like Fallout 4 and indie darlings such as U...

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Bloodborne, Metal Gear Solid 5 among SXSW Gaming Award nominees

This year's SXSW Gaming Awards finalists include a diverse array of games, from Fallout 4 to Undertale to Rocket League. Each nominee was selected by the SXSW Gaming advisory board, but it's the...

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The Last of Us, Metal Gear Solid actors narrate the story inside The Witness

You'll recognize some of the voices you'll hear in The Witness, Jonathan Blow's intensely difficult puzzle game launching later this month. Leading the game's cast are actors Ashley Johnson and...

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DICE Awards finalists include Fallout 4, Witcher 3, Life is Strange and more

The 19th Annual DICE Awards will be held in Las Vegas next month, and today the Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences announced the finalists for this year's honors. Along with the various...

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The Witcher 3, Metal Gear Solid 5 lead 2016 Game Developers Choice Awards nominees

The nominees for the 2016 Game Developers Choice Awards include acclaimed open-world games such as The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain and Fallout 4, the event's...

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Amazon marks down Destiny, Skyrim and more in Digital Deals sale

Amazon is holding a big sale on digital games, with PC titles and download codes for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One games discounted. Many of these deals are available for a limited time — some until...

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June 8: Mega Man, Ready at Dawn, Quantum Break, Meat Boy, Smash Bros., Apple, Star Wars Battlefront

Welcome to Polygon Minimap, a daily audio podcast tour though the latest news about video games, related technologies and culture. Subscribe on iTunes Subscribe to the podcast (RSS) Download...

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The Order: 1886 studio Ready At Dawn hires Blizzard's COO, expands its business

Ready At Dawn, the Irvine, California-based developer behind The Order: 1886 and multiple God of War games, has a new CEO. The company announced today the hiring of Blizzard chief operating officer...

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Killing a T-rex with Shuhei Yoshida's tweets

In a recent hands-on demo of Super Time Force Ultra for the PlayStation 4, we were able to play with three new Sony-exclusive exclusive characters — SCEA’s President of Sony's Worldwide Studios...