Chris HoltMacworld

Chris is a former Macworld editor who has turned to a life of crime.

Portal

Portal is Valve just showing off. When Portal was released in 2007 for Windows, Valve already had the Team Fortress, CounterStrike, and Half-Life franchises to...

The Chronicles of Riddick Game Series

Vin Diesel is not Batman. He is not the darkness, he is not the night, he is not the thing that every man fears deep in his soul. But Diesel's sci-fi likeness...

Gaming on the IPad: What Works, What Doesn't

If you still don't think Apple has designs on the gaming market with its mobile devices, you haven't been paying attention. The early April release of the Wi-Fi...

Supreme Commander 2 Is Mac-bound

Virtual Programming has been busy as of late. Not only did the game seller recently release ports of two The Chronicles of Riddick games (check back later this...

Starcraft II Launches July 27

On Monday, Blizzard gave millions of sci-fi strategy fans the news they've been waiting for. StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty is on its way to a computer near you...

Steam Set to Arrive on the Mac May 12

Valve revealed Thursday that Steam, its digital distribution service for games, will launch a Mac OS X version on Wednesday, May 12th. With over twenty-five...

Avastor PDX-800 500GB

Founded in 2005, Avastor is a hardware development company that’s relatively new to the Mac hard drive market. Its PDX-800 500GB hard drive is a portable storage...

Pocket Legends Set to Conquer Your IPhone and IPad

Imagine conquering castles from your iPhone. Or slaying demons from the comfort of your iPad. Thanks to Pocket Legends, a new massively multiplayer online game...

Rome: Total War Gold Edition

Fans of epic strategy games will know there is never a theater of war that is too big, a scale to large, or too many troop types. Developed by The Creative...

What Apple's Game Center Means to IPhone Gamers

On Thursday, Apple unveiled a developer preview of Game Center, a new social gaming platform for iPhone OS 4. With Game Center, Apple has finally acknowledged...

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2 Rides Onto IPhone

Though lost among the weekend iPad shuffle, game publisher Activision announced on Thursday Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2 for iPhone and iPod touch. Now available on...

Data Robotics Announces Drobo FS

On Tuesday, Data Robotics announced a new category for its robust line of high-end storage solutions. The Drobo FS is a high-end NAS device designed for...

LaCie Rikiki

LaCie's Rikiki (the company says rikiki is French for "tiny") is a small USB-only portable hard drive for users who want the most compact and potent hard drive...

Flight Control HD

If I had to survey my fellow gaming journalist about what game they were most excited about playing on the iPad, Flight Control HD would be the nearly unanimous...

Namco Brings Pac-Man, Pool Pro Online 3

With the launch of the iPad, some developers are hoping old standards will help them make the transition onto the platform. Others are using the new platform as...