Video Games - Las Vegas Weekly

Video Games

Plus, Carla Cooke and the Taco and Tamales Festival

David Guetta at XS, Stormy Daniels look-a-like contest, Mario Kart 64 and more stuff to do this week

March 29th, 2018

Plus, Carla Cooke and the Taco and Tamales Festival

  • Nightlife

    A pyramid formed from shining black glass with a powerful beam of light blasting from its pinnacle sounds like it could be a video game ...

  • Industry Weekly

    It could be a major spark for a new firestorm of entertainment in Las Vegas.

  • A&E

    Featuring the BEST. VIDEO. GAME. EVER. (Maybe.)

  • A&E

    The sub-bosses are “the Broodals,” an evil rabbit family of wedding planners (yes, really).

  • A&E

    Nintendo has somehow managed to store a large portion of my childhood inside it.

  • A&E

    Night in the Woods is an adorable drama about an anthropomorphic cat dropping out of college and returning home to her small town.

  • A&E

    Arguably more valuable than the show floor itself, the press conferences were a whirlwind of new-game announcements and gameplay trailers.

  • A&E

    There’s even a mode where you fly on the original USS Enterprise, complete with ludicrous glowing button consoles and retro decor.

  • A&E

    The story starts well enough, before discarding everything that made it compelling.

  • A&E

    There are no right or wrong choices, but there are consequences to all actions.

  • A&E

    Creators Ron Gilbert and Gary Winnick are responsible for some of the most beloved and influential adventure games of all time.

  • Intersection

    There’s something new in the former Drink & Drag in Neonopolis.

  • Music

    It's bold and different while holding on to tentpoles that have made the series much beloved for the past 30 years.

  • A&E

    Nintendo has claimed not to be competing with Sony and Microsoft, but of course it is.

  • Music

    Eighty hours in, it feels like I’ve barely scratched the surface of the combat system.

  • A&E

    It sheds the third-person perspective of past games for a more intense first-person view, so you feel intimately connected to the world in all its ...

  • A&E

    This week’s Resident Evil finale, The Final Chapter, is likely to suck.

  • A&E

    Mobile gaming has come a long way since Snake on your Nokia 3310.

  • Get More Video Games Stories
  • A&E

    There are so many new shows at Westgate, it's almost too much to keep up with. Almost.

  • NewsAllAggregate

    Natural wellness is a hot topic—and a lucrative one. There are scores of teas, essential oils, tinctures and supplements that contain powerful properties to help ...

  • SportsNHLhockey

    The Golden Knights have signed goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury to a three-year contract extension to keep him in Las Vegas through the 2021-22 season, the team ...

  • NewsAllAggregate

    The journey through cartel-controlled states in Mexico is safer than what they face in Central America’s Northern Triangle, comprised of Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador.

  • Dining

    Executive chef Shaun King and his crew have created new dishes for you to sample.

  • Best of Vegas 2018Best of Vegas 2018 Nightlife

    The Golden Tiki ticks all the boxes for a solid local hangout.

  • A&E

    Anne Martinez curently plays Satine in Baz and is bringing her own show, Alice, back to the Red Rock Resort in August.

  • Nightlife

    Encore Beach Club will see the most action, with a lineup including Dillon Francis, The Chainsmokers and Diplo, along with Nightswim shows headlined by Flosstradamus, ...

  • Best of Vegas 2018Best of Vegas 2018 A&E

    Always let this music enthusiast guide your purchases at this eastside music/movie outpost.

  • FeaturedBest of Vegas 2018Best of Vegas 2018 A&E

    You've made the reality TV winner—and his puppets—a bona fide Strip favorite.

  • Best of Vegas 2018Best of Vegas 2018 This&That

    Red Rock is nice enough to feel like a Strip casino, but offers all the perks that locals love.

  • FeaturedBest of Vegas 2018Best of Vegas 2018 A&E

    From guitar bands to Golden Knights watch parties, the Downtown outdoor venue hosts a wide variety of events.

  • Best of Vegas 2018Best of Vegas 2018 Food

    The Southwest gets the eye-popping eatery it has long deserved.

  • Music

    “Some sick part of me likes to get filled with dread and go out there and see what happens.”

  • Best of Vegas 2018Best of Vegas 2018 Food

    Vegas native James Trees opened this Italian jewel in the heart of the Arts District.

  • Best of Vegas 2018Best of Vegas 2018 Food

    Turn that hot, new restaurant you haven’t yet tried into your regular haunt.

  • Best of Vegas 2018Best of Vegas 2018 This&That

    With online ordering and two locations, the Grove offers convenience