LA Noire and Portal 2 are video games that challenge the mind instead of the thumbs.
This article titled “Hollywood shuns intelligent entertainment. The games industry doesn't. Guess who's winning?” was written by Charlie Brooker, for The Guardian on Sunday 22nd May 2011 23.05 UTC
Do you remember the days when you used to be able to head out to the cinema safe in the knowledge that even if the film you wanted to see had sold out, there'd be something else worth watching? I'm talking about 10,000 years ago, obviously, because here's what's on at your local multiplex.