Game Informer

The Game Informer (GI ) is an American video game magazine and contains reviews, previews and articles on all gaming platforms. The Game Informer is due to their edition, the third best-selling magazine in the United States and is published monthly.


The magazine was created in August 1991 and included in the first edition six pages. Edited it was of Funcoland. In 2000, the magazine of the computer game retail chain Stop Games Corporation was acquired. In 2009, the design of the magazine and the website was completely redesigned. The conditions currently reach over eight million subscribers. Thus, the magazine is the best selling video game magazine in the United States and the third - largest circulation publication. The magazine is one of the most important in the world.


The Game Informer consists largely of game reviews for the Wii, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, PC, Nintendo 3DS and PlayStation Vita. In addition, look for old games on articles such as tips, etc. to make their way into the magazine. The games are rated according to a fixed ranking. Here, points are awarded to the value of 1 to 10, with 10 as the maximum value. So far, only 22 games have received the maximum number of points. Mass Effect 3 has so far been the last game, which was evaluated with 10 points.


The magazine went online in 1996 and presented daily news and new articles. In 2003, the site has been completely redesigned and now offers additional content for subscribers of the magazine. In 2009 there was a further redesign of the performance, in which you design the magazine accessible. Since then it has a unique design.