The Roundup: Reggie Retires, AR Advances, China’s Censorship Hits Games, And Cities: Skylines’ NYC Subways

By Matt Gerardi Welcome back to The Roundup, the New York Videogame Critics Circle’s weekly look at our members’ writing and news from around the world of videogames. This week, we’re celebrating Nintendo Of America president Reggie Fils-Aime, who announced his upcoming retirement, and we’re dipping out toes back into the worlds of Kingdom Hearts…

The Insight: Rogue Aces Is The Roguelite Gold Standard

By Shane Ferguson You may have missed it, but that would be a shame. Rogue Aces is incredibly addictive, a 2D, side-scrolling free roam air combat shmup arcade game. While that’s a lot of adjectives, it’s a game that’s nuanced and intriguing. Developed by Infinite State Games, Rogue Aces is a spiritual successor to classics such as Wings of…

Awards! Here Are All The NY Game Awards Nominees!

New York Videogame Critics Circle announces 7th Annual New York Game Award Nominees and Honors Bethesda’s Todd Howard with Legend Award New York City, January 4, 2018 – The New York Videogame Critics Circle will host the seventh annual New York Game Awards, honoring the top in video gaming on January 24 at Manhattan’s Abrons Playhouse. From…