Crispy Gamer

Why print gaming journalism is doomed


Winners in each category are underlined.'s "365 Days of Free Games" PC Gamer's "Big Book of Free" Special Edition Magazine
Cost $0 $9.99
# of free games listed 365 365
Publication date (US)
Roughly ten months ago Roughly a month ago
Publisher Future US Future US
Aesthetically pleasing No
Blatantly false advertising None "100s of shooters, RPGs and much more for zero cash"; "100% recession-proof!" (emphasis added)
Screenshots Yes Yes
Gameplay videos Yes No
One-click download/play links Yes No
Better than the alternative in all important ways
Yes No