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Lost SNES pixel art shows Rayman as you've never seen him before

A piece of gaming history has been discovered, as <i>Rayman</i> creator Michel Ansel has unearthed the original Super Nintendo version of his colourful …

Retrogaming

Rule of Rose Is Now 10 Years Old And Still Savagely Twisted

I was young when I saw the not-at-all good 1990 adaptation of <i>Lord of the Flies</i>, but the scene where Piggy dies is still etched into my memory. It’s …

Lilo And Stitch Was Originally Going To Be A Much More Violent Movie

<i>Lilo and Stitch</i> didn't really cause any controversy with audiences, but it sure caused problems for the crew at Disney's Hollywood Studios during the …

Experience The Wonders Of A Century Of Stop Motion Animation In Three Mesmerizing Minutes

Stop-motion animation has come a long way. Considering the glacial pace it can take to get these projects done, the amount of progress made in the medium is pretty impressive.<p>A dazzling new video from Vugar Efendi has emerged showcasing the incredible achievements made in stop-motion in over a …

Experience John Lennon’s First Acid Trip In This Mind-Bending Animation

<b>WHO:</b> The team at <i>Rolling Stone</i>.<p><b>WHY WE CARE:</b> It is never okay to dose your friends’ food or drink with acid unbeknownst to them. However, if <i>Co.Create</i> …

Animation

15 Great Animated Movies Every Adult Should See

Since the release of Toy Story in 1995 by Pixar/Walt Disney Studios, the market has been flooded with Computer Generated (CG) films. There have been …

8 Anime to Watch if You Love Video Games

A lot of anime fans are also video game fans, so it’s a lot of fun when the two worlds overlap. Here are eight awesome anime to watch if you love …

Overwatch could be getting a free trial mode

Overwatch is not free-to-play but, if dataminers poking through the patch that recently hit the PTR are correct, a free trial mode of some sort may …

The 5 Most Bizarre Video Game Storylines Out There

As fun as it can be to saddle up and defend the world from an oncoming alien threat or get the Chosen One to a safe place so he or she can fulfill …

Bum Rush Is Cibele Dev’s Racing-Combat-Dating Sim

If there was an award for the most incongruous mix of videogame genre discriptors, Bum Rush [Itch page] would almost certainly grab first prize. “Bum …

‘Ghost in the Shell’ Meets ‘Cheers’ in New Cyberpunk Bartending Game

VA-11 HALL-A offers a vision of the future, or at least the future’s barflies.<p>The year is 207X, and people apparently still say "fuckboy," which should stick out as much as me saying "daddy-o" today. Glitch City, a neo-megatropolis you'd recognize from <i>Akira</i> or <i>Deus Ex</i>, is crumbling. Jobs are scarce, …

RANKED: The 20 best Nintendo 64 games of all time

One of the world's best video game consoles just turned 20 years old.<p>On June 23, 1996, a little console called the Nintendo 64 was released in Japan, forever altering the way we think about video games. Whether you loved it for your first glimpses at 3D gaming in "Super Mario 64" or your first …

7 Forgotten Game Boy Advance Classics

Explore seven underrated classics from Nintendo's Game Boy Advance handheld.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

Japanese horror classic D finally makes PC debut

Time to replay the creepy cult hit<p>Creepy, quirky horror game <i>D</i> is now available on GOG.com, more than 20 years after it launched on 3DO, Sega Saturn, MS-DOS and PlayStation. The Linux, Mac and Windows PC release marks the first time director Kenji Eno's cult classic is available on those platforms.<p><i>D</i> …

It is on like Donkey Kong! Vans, Nintendo partner on footwear and apparel collection

Roll out the barrels! Cypress-based action sports brand Vans has teamed up with Nintendo for a nostalgic 8-bit romp through the Japanese video-game maker's early-'80s catalog, resulting in Donkey Kong kicks, Duck Hunt socks and tie-dyed backpacks and trucker caps depicting a mushroom-pouncing Mario.<p>…

Vans x Nintendo Sneaker Collection Is Live and Most People — But Not Everyone — Are Psyched

The gaming and sneaker world have collided today with the launch of Vans's new collaboration with Nintendo. The throwback collection for men, women, and children includes everything from sneakers and bags, to T-shirts, socks, and hats decked out in an assortment of prints designed to showcase your …

Overwatch is shockingly playable on a laptop without a dedicated graphics card

Blizzard’s latest release is a fast-paced shooter with a lot of wonderful visual details, and it is totally something you could play on an older system or lightweight laptop.<p>Overwatch is a gorgeous shooter that still maintains its character when you boot it up on something like a Razer Blade …

Overwatch

The Best Mind-Altering Animated Movies – Page 5

This 1985 film, featuring vignettes based on several of Mark Twain’s works, is centered on a skybound adventure and a bizarre character known only as …

Inside The Restoration Of Lost ’70s Animated Curiosity “Belladonna Of Sadness”

By KC Ifeanyi5 minute Read<p>Being “ahead of its time” doesn’t even begin to describe <i>Belladonna of Sadness</i>.<p>The 1973 Japanese film is considered to be a …

Comic Strips

Animation for Beginners: How to Animate Squash and Stretch

In this tutorial, I will be taking you through the steps of how to animate a squash and stretch. Incorporating squash and stretch into animation of a …

We found a copy of Prince's 1994 video game. You're welcome.

Did you know Prince was the star of his very own (sort of) video game?<p><i>Prince Interactive</i> surfaced in 1994, right when the introduction of CD-ROMs was …

See the Animation Behind a Single Shot From Beauty and the Beast

For those of us who aren’t animators (so, most of us), it can be impossible to fathom just how much work goes into making a feature-length film. …

Animation

Rare, canceled Beavis and Butt-Head arcade game surfaces in Chicago-area arcade

They needed to buy a 3DO to repair it<p>One of what is believed to be only a dozen remaining cabinets of a canceled <i>Beavis and Butt-Head</i> arcade game has been repaired and is playable in a Chicago-area aracde.<p>Galloping Ghost Arcade, a curator of very rare units in Brookfield, Ill., says it restored unit …

Lost Beavis and Butt-Head Arcade Game Found, Restored And Now Playable

In 1996, Atari started work on a <i>Beavis & Butt-Head</i> arcade game. It tested poorly, was never completed and few of the 12 prototype machines were …

Why People Love Persona

How many games do you know that manage to combine Jungian psychology, Japanese school-life and urban legends? Just like me, the <i>Persona</i> series isn’t …