2014: The Year in Review

As we close the book on 2014, there are so many amazing things to look back on. We thought we’d round up a list of a few of our favourite things of the year in one awesome compendium.

Before that, however, we can now officially say that 2014 was our biggest year yet, with a record 726 articles across nearly 70 categories, hitting a whopping 1.3 million words. We can’t thank our incredible authors enough! Brent Botsford, John Kalanderopoulos, Erika Szabo, and Tyson Dang have all done fantastic jobs at conveying their passion for the gaming and movie industries we love so much!

So, without further ado, here are our biggest stories of 2014:


January: Sony reveals PlayStation Now: cloud-streamed gaming
February: Nintendo Direct Roundup: February 2014
March: Sony unveils Project Morpheus, a PS4 virtual reality headset
April: Lucasfilm announces Star Wars Episode VII cast (updated)
May: Mario Kart 8 Review
June: E3 Interview: Eiji Aonuma, Zelda Director, Nintendo
July: Microsoft closing Xbox Entertainment Studios
August: DC sets movie dates through 2020, moves up Batman v Superman
September: Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS Review
October: Sunset Overdrive Review
November: Halo: The Master Chief Collection Review
December: PSXP: First gameplay revealed for Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End

E3 2014

Some of our biggest articles came out of E3 2014 in Los Angeles. Our sixth E3 in a row, this was our biggest yet, and even though we have bigger plans for E3 2015, there was no shortage of awesomeness out of Los Angeles this year!

Hands-On: Assassin’s Creed Unity
Hands-On: Rainbow Six Siege
New Star Fox game headed to Wii U in 2015
Next-gen Zelda due in 2015
Rise of the Tomb Raider revealed for Holiday 2015
EA announces new Mass Effect title, no details whatsoever
E3 2014: The Conferences, the Interviews, and the Booth Tours
Halo 5: Guardians coming Fall 2015

Next year, we’re going bigger and better, and we’re starting off with a bang with more coverage of the best gaming, movies, and toys on the planet. And we can’t wait to share it with you!