A charming, stylish, surprisingly relaxing little dungeon crawler, at a budget price.
Much like Dracula himself, Super Castlevania looks amazingly good for its age.
Despite his inflated ego, Kirby’s first adventure is a bouncy good time.
Mega Man gameplay feels just as good on the Game Boy as it did on the NES. Also, it’s hard.
How does Street Fighter control on Nintendo Switch? And is this game even relevant anymore?
Celeste is a tough as nails yet masterly fun game. Instant classic.
Super Mario Odyssey is a charming romp around the world with everyone’s favorite plumber.
Does Retro Studios' Donkey Kong Country revival live up to legend of the original SNES series?
Nintendo’s latest Zelda breaks so many of the series' conventions, and yet feels more like the original Zelda than any of its sequels to date.
Zen of Super Mario Run: Your desire for the precision of physical buttons is an illusion.
No Man's Sky is not so much a game as it is a philosophical exercise.
The ghost of Ocarina of Time looms tantalizingly over Majora's Mask.
I finally got around to playing through Medal of Honor: Warfighter and here are a few thoughts I had, for those who are into the FPS genre.
In 1990, Dr. Mario was released simultaneously for the NES and Game Boy. But how does the classic puzzler stack up today?
The Game Boy Donkey Kong is a deceptively large game disguised as a remake, 101 levels of ambitious puzzle/platforming action.
In November 1994, Capcom released their first X-Men game on the Super Nintendo, a side-scrolling platformer/brawler titled X-Men: Mutant Apocalypse. And damn was it good.
Capitalizing on the popularity of the Saturday morning cartoon, Sega released the first decent X-Men game on Genesis in 1993. But just how good was it?
I was a Marvel Comics kid growing up, and Spider-Man was my first favorite superhero. I have fond memories of The Amazing Spider-Man, but is it worth going back to revisit this 1990 Game Boy “classic”?
I'm enjoying this FIFA game on my phone, but I'm beginning to realize part of the reason why the FIFA franchise (and other sports games) rarely were much fun for me.
Donkey Kong Country is one of my favorite games of all time, so intensely nostalgic, it’s almost painful. Perfect for our first review.
Character design will always be the beating heart of a fighting game.
The term “couch co-op” breaks my heart.
The learning curve has always been a core issue with Street Fighter, although I think it used to be much more balanced.
It looks like amiibo are officially cheating. Except you have to pay extra.
Here's our list of the top 30 games we're hoping to see on the SNES Mini Classic.
Using amiibos in Breath of the Wild is straight-up cheating.
At Oscar time, here's a list of last year's movies that we think you shouldn't miss.
Pokémon Go is here to remind us that everybody games.
That person on Facebook, that professional on LinkedIn: they aren’t the real you. Yet they're realer than you can be.
While some epic video game scores receive lots of praise, several amazing game soundtracks get little to no attention.
Nintendo has filed a patent for what appears to be a new game console, and the device has no disk drive. What does this mean for the future of Nintendo games? My guess: exclusively digital distribution.
For six weeks, a cast covered my right hand, making all aspects of my life considerably more challenging. Even playing video games.
Now that Nintendo is making games for smartphones, have handheld games run their course? And are all home consoles next?!
Dudes, we need to talk about Bayonetta. This is not a review of Bayonetta 2. Rather, it's a discussion of the character's over-sexualized design.
Harassment and increasingly violent threats made towards prominent woman in video games just hit the front page of the New York Times.
Tonight I find myself thinking about my virtual squad-mate Ashley Williams, who earlier this evening died in virtual combat. I wish we could go back.
Call of Duty, Medal of Honor, Battlefield... At the end of the day, I'm not really satisfied with any one of these shooters.
Play the Switch using a controller you already have laying around the house.
Every Nintendo system needs a proper D-pad.