We’re back down to two-thirds AGAIN, so Tiffany and Elizabeth cover the week’s best news along with the question of the week, what we’ve been playing (yes, Portal 2 is in there), and more. Full show notes are below the player. Download the file here. The question of the week: …

Rating: M (for Mature) Publisher:Electronic Arts Developer: Bioware Release Date: January 28, 2011 (PS3) RENT Mass Effect 2 was released for Xbox 360 and PC back in the beginning of 2010. It is getting pretty tired that it takes games like this another whole year to come out on the …

Okay, not everyone is really digging BioWare’s Dragon Age II that much. Our own editor @Cherithe, who loves Dragon Age: Origins more than anyone I’ve ever known, wasn’t even that enthused by it. (And for completely understandable reasons.) But hey! If you activated your copy online, you’re halfway to getting …

BioWare’s Mass Effect 2 took home the biggest award at last night’s British Academy Video Games Awards as the best game. The voters obviously loved the title, calling it a “combined achievement of technology, art, design [and] audio… a beautiful complete gaming experience.” Quantic Dream’s Heavy Rain took home three …

At last night’s Game Developers Choice Awards at GDC in San Francisco, Rockstar San Diego’s Red Dead Redemption was clearly the big winner, bringing home four awards, including Game of the Year. Sandbox title Minecraft was also quite successful, taking home three awards during the GDCA. Earlier in the day, …

At last night’s 14th Annual Interactive Achievement Awards in Las Vegas, Rockstar’s Red Dead Redemption managed to ride off with five awards. However, the Game of the Year wasn’t the sandbox Western – that went to Bioware’s Mass Effect 2. Casual craze Angry Birds flew home with the Casual Game …