Alex RubensPCWorld

Alex is a freelance videogame writer who writers for PCWorld's GameOn. He likes Star Wars a lot, maybe a bit much.

Spec Ops: The Line Hands-On Preview

Developer Yager Development has completely redone the simple things, and its revamped version is one of the most intriguing shooters in recent memory.

Borderlands 2 Hands-On Preview

We go hands-on with the upcoming Borderlands 2 and deliver our impressions on the new characters, skills and weapons.

Orcs Must Die 2 Hands-On Preview

After the surprise success of Orcs Must Die last year, Robot Entertainment has been hard at work on making a sequel.

Max Payne 3 Preview: Max Is Back

Max is older, he’s a drunk, and he can’t stop popping pills; he’s in pretty rough shape. Does he have what it takes to make Max Payne 3 a worthy successor to the Max Payne franchise?

Inside EVE Online’s Fanfest 2012

Fanfest is a celebration of all things EVE Online, a yearly gathering of fans and players in Reykjavík, Iceland. I made the trip, and got an interesting look at the community that the game has spawned.

Hands on With DUST 514

CCP Games’ upcoming first person shooter looks to break the mold, with a unique take on pairing up PC and console gamers.