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Here's An Hour Of 80s Video Game Commercials You May Have Forgotten About

The 80s were, at one time, known as an iconic era for video games. Now that we're living in an era where even the most modest budgets for development …

Random: Return To The '90s With This Super Mario All-Stars VHS Released By Nintendo UK

In 1993, Nintendo UK gave out a <b>Super Mario All-Stars</b> promotional video in the form of a VHS. Despite how odd this might sound by modern standards, at …

Retrogaming

Postmortem: Naughty Dog's Uncharted: Drake's Fortune

<i>[Naughty Dog calls Uncharted their 'biggest and most complex' challenge yet, and shares successes and stumbles in this fascinating postmortem,</i> …

Game Design

Seven years later, ‘Dark Souls’ is still a gloriously punishing masterpiece

Previous Next<p>1 of 30<p>I have a bit of a confession to make.<p>Despite my love of <i>Dark Souls III</i> and <i>Bloodborne</i>, my experience with the original <i>Dark Souls</i> …

Dark Souls

The many faults of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild – Reader’s Feature

A reader offers a retrospective on the most recent Zelda and explains why despite its flaws he still enjoyed every moment.<p>Reading GC’s cry for more …

Breath of the Wild

Replay – The Game Gear Spectacular

The Game Gear isn't talked about often, but ended up being one of Sega's great successes, selling over 10 million units worldwide. With over 300 …

Retrogaming

What to do when your PlayStation 4 won't accept a disc

If your PlayStation 4 won't accept a disc, there could be a myriad of factors involved, both on the hardware and software front. Whether it's the …

PS4 Pro

Resident Evil 2 Remake: Everything We Know About Capcom's Horror Remake

After several years of waiting, Capcom has finally debuted its remake of classic survival-horror game Resident Evil 2. If you only watched its E3 2018 reveal trailer, chances are you have some questions regarding how it plays and how faithful it is to the 1998 original. There are still plenty of …

Resident Evil

7 Hip Hop Albums Released In 2018 You Should Not Sleep On

2018 is shaping up to be a great year for Hip Hop, with quality releases all around – at least when you are able to ignore music (sadly labeled as …

Rap & Hip-Hop

The Nintendo Switch helps plug the gaps of my garbage, meaningless life

Upon its initial PC release, Hollow Knight was a game I was aware of, but only in the vaguest sense.<p>Hollow Knight is a gorgeously made indie game that takes cues from such classics as Dark Souls and Super Metroid. It takes those cues and updates them, adds its own unique aesthetic, its own quirks, …

Indie Gaming

Action & Questions on Autocracy in INJUSTICE VS. MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE #1

If you grew playing with action figures, you may have been one of those kids who liked to mix up your toy lines for an opportunity for your favorite …

Comics

21 Netflix Original Movies That Are Total Hidden Gems

You ever have one of those days where you just want to enjoy a huge bowl of popcorn, curl up on the couch with the a/c blowing, and cue up a movie or …

Entertainment

Disaster Report is a rare PS2 classic that finds horror in natural disasters, not zombies

Leave the gun, take the canteen<p>“Survival” as a video game concept has evolved radically through the years, yet it rarely strays from the horror trappings established decades ago in primal genre prototypes like 1989’s <i>Sweet Home</i> and 1995’s <i>Clock Tower</i>.<p>The close relationship between survival games and …

Sequels

12 Photographs Mainstream Archaeology Does Not Want You to See

Conventional archaeology propagates the notion that the further we look back into history, the more archaic the civilizations we see and the more …

Archaeology

Fallout: New Vegas Player Beats Game On Hardest Difficulty Without Killing Anyone Or Dying

There are self-imposed challenges, and then there’s gleeful masochism. This <i>Fallout: New Vegas</i> run looks like the latter. Rhetam, the gleeful …

Las Vegas

The 35 greatest NES games, part 2

Take a look at the top 15 games on Nintendo’s groundbreaking console<p><i>To celebrate the 35th anniversary of the NES’s launch in Japan (as the Family Computer), I’m counting down the 35 greatest games to appear on NES in the U.S.</i> <i>You can find the first part (from 35-16) here.</i> <i>Now, on to the top 15 …</i><p><b>15.</b> …

Retrogaming

The Geeksplainer: Metal Gear Solid

A key tenet of geek culture is knowledge – we judge and are judged based on our encyclopedic knowledge of games, sci-fi, comics, anime, collectibles …

Metal Gear

How Assassin’s Creed got its mojo back – Reader’s Feature

A reader looks back at the ups and downs of the Assassin’s Creed franchise and how the failures of Unity had such a positive effect.<p>Assassin’s Creed …

Assassin's Creed

Why I will always be a fan of the Street Fighter games – Reader’s Feature

A reader explains his 30 years of love for Street Fighter, with the lone exception of the Street Fighter: The Movie tie-in…<p>Very few fighting games …

Street Fighter

Sonic Mania Plus Review – Worthy of an Encore (PS4, Xbox One, Switch, PC)

When I reviewed 2017’s <i>Sonic Mania</i>, I praised it as being the best 2D Sonic game in decades. Now, a year later, SEGA is releasing a new version of the …

Retrogaming

The Game Boy Sewing Machine Is Still Very Cool

There have been a lot of peripherals in the history of video games. Light guns, fishing rods, and that giant <i>Steel Battalion</i> control board have graced …

Sewing

The 10 Greatest Zombie Games of All-Time

Top 10 Perfect Zombie Games<p>Our trio of podcasters, Press X To Podcast, are no stranger to zombie apocalypses. In fact, one of the criteria to work at …

The Walking Dead

Animal Crossing On GameCube Can Actually Play Any NES Game

A deleted feature from <i>Animal Crossing</i> for the GameCube would have let you play a library of 8-bit Nintendo Entertainment System games off of your …

Retrogaming

The 35 greatest NES games, part 1

Celebrate 35 years of Nintendo’s original console with 35 games still worth playing<p>On July 15, 1983, two major players made their debut in the Japanese home console market. While Sega’s release from that day, the SG-1000, didn’t amount to much — it’s mostly notable for paving the road to the …

Retrogaming

Why You (Probably) Will Not See Charles Barkley and Reggie Miller in NBA 2K19

The NBA 2K franchise prides itself on realism—so much so, that it markets itself more as a basketball simulator than a video game. But the NBA is …

Charles Barkley

15 Best Solid Colognes for Men

Solid colognes are longer lasting, more convenient for travel and easier to apply than traditional sprays. Here are our picks of the best solid …

Men's Fashion

The 25 best GBA games ever made

The Game Boy Advance brought Nintendo’s iconic platform of handhelds to the 32-bit era. Its massive library of original games and stellar selection …

Retrogaming

The most common Xbox One X problems, and how to fix them

The Xbox One X is the most powerful console ever created. Capable of playing many games in native 4K resolution at 60 frames per second and taking up …

Xbox One X

The best PS4 headsets you should buy in July 2018

If you're looking for the absolute best PS4 headset for you, the following list of ear mugs have all been carefully reviewed and selected for their …

Consumer Tech

Donkey Kong: How an Ape Evolved with Time in the past 37 Years

The most recognised ape among gamers turned 37 today. Donkey Kong is the main character of Nintendo’s video game series, Donkey Kong, that was first …

Retrogaming