Michael Rougeau

Michael Rougeau

Mike Rougeau is a freelance writer covering video games, technology and entertainment. His words have appeared in publications that include Kotaku, IFC, TechRadar, GamesRadar, Complex Magazine, G4, 1Up, and others. He loves Dark Souls and his dog. Follow him on Twitter at twitter.com/roguecheddar.
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Game Review

Dark Souls II: Crown of the Old Iron King Review

Dark Souls II: Crown of the Old Iron King review.
Gaming

2K leaves its minigame mark on wrestling with WWE 2K15

We've got a first look at what Yuke's and Visual Concepts are pulling together for WWE 2K15, the first game in the series that's coming to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
Game Review

Hohokum Review

Hohokum review.
Game Review

Metrico Review

Metrico review.
Game Review

Dark Souls II: Crown of the Sunken King Review

Dark Souls II: Crown of the Sunken King review.
Mobile

The Razer Junglecat iOS controller is perfectly portable, despite compromises

We wrap our paws around the Razer Junglecat, an iPhone controller/case combo that makes up for the lack of control flexibility with a sleek design.
Gaming

Solving ‘the violence equation’ in Lichdom: Battlemage

Atlanta-based indie Xaviant shows off the latest build of its magic-focused first-person action-RPG, Lichdom: Battlemage.
Gaming

EVE Online universe spans three games connected by immortal clone-jumpers

A broad overview of what's coming up for CCP Games' EVE Online universe, including how the Iceland-based team plans to link player accounts across three games.
Gaming

Alienware Alpha launches this holiday with custom Windows 8.1, SteamOS coming later

Take a peek at the Alienware Alpha, a small form factor gaming PC that hits stores this fall, though it won't be a Steam Machine -- as previously promised -- at launch.
Game Review

Dark Souls II Review

Dark Souls II review.
Gaming

A Dark Souls II starter guide: Trust us, you’ll need the help

Check out these Dark Souls II tips for an early edge in From Software's deliciously challenging action-RPG. You're still going to die an awful lot, but at least you'll be better prepared for it!
Gaming

The original Plants vs. Zombies made millions. So why is the sequel free-to-play?

After selling over 300,000 copies in just nine days, PopCap decided to take a chance and change the formula for Plants vs. Zombies 2: It's About Time. We sat down with Senior Producer Bernard Yee to chat about the changes to the game, the…