The Best and Worst Games of 2014 (So Far)

We hearthstoneentered 2014 with big expectations. Two new consoles, a Wii U desperate to make some strides, a healthy PC gaming ecosystem, a mobile market stuffed with hidden gems … this year was bound to be a big one for gamers, right?

We can’t say for certain until the year is through, but six months in and we’ve already got some answers. As we impatiently wait for the summer doldrums to pass and the fall deluge to begin, here are our picks of the five best and worst games of the first half of 2014.

Read more at Yahoo! Games

Rambo returns (in a video game)

When you think about it, it’s actually pretty astonishing that there hasn’t been a Rambo video game out in the past 22 years. Oh there have been games on Sylvester Stallone’s  “First Blood” hero before, sure… but since 1989’s “Rambo III” on the Amiga and Sega Genesis, he’s been silent.

UK publisher Reef Entertainment is bringing him back, though – securing the rights to develop several titles based on the popular character from StudioCanal.

Read more at Variety’s Technotainment blog