Marco Palmieri

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The XYZ legendaries are also available as a free download in Pokémon this month

May, clearly the greatest month of the year and not just because it happens to be my birth-month. I’ve been talking a LOT about the current Pokémon …

Pokémon

7 Surprisingly Good Anime Every Gamer Needs To Watch

<b>It may sound cliche, but there really is good anime for everybody.</b><p>Even if you’re the ones who spend all free time playing World of Warcraft or …

Luigi will always be a second place, runner-up, wannabe Mario

A few years ago, it seemed Luigi — brother of Mario, hunter of ghosts, possessor of no surname — would finally assert himself as something more than a milquetoast other guy. In 2013, Luigi's fans linked arms to celebrate the secondary figure in the Year of Luigi, and the back-up plumber landed his …

7 Minutes of Sword Art Online: Lost Song - IGN Video

Kirito, Asuna, and Leafa take on a dragon and other creatures in flying and ground combat.

Mario and Sonic look absolutely stunning in Unreal Engine 4

Unreal Engine 4 has shown us what the next generation of video games can look like: large, realistic and mind-bogglingly gorgeous. Frankly, its tech demos are breathtaking -- technical marvels that show off photo-realistic apartments and stunningly beautiful landscapes; but what happens when you …

The Pokémon fighting game adds Blaziken to its roster

<i>Pokkén Tournament</i>, Bandai Namco's arcade fighting game based on the Pokémon franchise, had its official release in Japan today. The game's roster will continue to grow after its debut with the addition of a new fighter, Blaziken, in an update to the game next month, Bandai Namco confirmed.<p>Blaziken …

Batman: Arkham Knight - Gotham After Midnight Achievement / Trophy - Best Way to Play - IGN Video

We show you how to quickly unlock this Achievement / Trophy in Batman Arkham Knight.

Street Fighter's Ryu joins the Super Smash Bros. squad

Ryu from <i>Street Fighter</i> and Roy from <i>Fire Emblem</i> are officially coming to the <i>Super Smash Bros</i>. roster, Nintendo announced this morning. Along with Lucas from <i>Mother 3</i>, the characters are available to download now on Wii U and Nintendo 3DS.<p>Squad goals<p>Nintendo's pre-E3 announcement confirms rumors that …

Retrogaming

Dragon Ball Super TV Anime Teased in 1st Preview Video

1st Dragon Ball show in 18 years to premiere on July 5<p>The short version of the preview video for Dragon Ball Super, the first new Dragon Ball …

Shia LaBeouf’s rant was made for this ‘Dragon Ball Z’ mashup

Just when you thought Shia LaBeouf had found his true calling as a motivational trainer, this hysterical mashup with <i>Dragon Ball Z</i> goes one better, …

Project CARS review: the anti-Mario Kart

I tested the Xbox One version of <i>Project CARS</i>, which feels like a port from the moment it’s powered on. The on-screen text is uniformly microscopic, as if it’s designed to be viewed on a PC monitor that’s a few inches from your face. That doesn’t work particularly well on a sub-40-inch television …

The 90's Arcade Racer - Wii U Gameplay Trailer - IGN Video

Get a look at two of the courses in this driving game.

35 Interesting Things Few Fans Notice in Dragon Ball

<b>No doubt, Dragon Ball is one of the most recognized in the history of anime.</b><p>As almost every anime fan has spent their time enjoying the classic …

The Attractions We Have To See At Universal's Nintendo Theme Park

When Nintendo said that they were willing to expand the use of their IPs last year, everyone wasn’t quite sure what they meant. But now, we’re seeing the biggest step forward in Nintendo’s non-gaming applications of their brand, a partnership with Universal Studios to get Nintendo into the theme …

Dragon Ball Super – What We Can Expect of the New Series

<b>Dragon Ball Super, the next installment in Akira Toriyama’s acclaimed manga/anime series, is set to debut later this year in Japan. What do we …

Wii U - LEGO Dimensions: Official Announce Video – Extended Cut

$386,000 Dying Light Special Edition Announced

Here's something you don't see every day.<p>Dying Light developer Techland on Thursday announced an ultra-rare special edition version of the game--the My Apocalypse Collectors Edition--that costs £250,000, which comes to around $386,000. It packs in a ton of extras (you'd hope so, for that price …

Parkour

What it really sounds like when Super Smash Bros.' cast claps for the winner

This is ... this is so stupid ... but it's hilarious. <i>GrumpOut of YouTube</i> observed that <i>Super Smash Bros.</i> on Wii U includes applause when someone wins, but it has no sound. So they went to the trouble of recording what it might sound like realistically — clapping at different speeds, against …

Someone awesome already put Spider-Man in The Avengers

The ScreenCrush YouTube channel did the world a service recently with a video showing what it would look like if Spider-Man joined the Avengers.<p>Press play above to watch the sarcastic superhero as he could have appeared alongside Marvel Cinematic Universe heroes like Black Widow, Captain America, …

Why Donald Glover Is The Spiderman We Need

On Monday night, after Marvel announced that it had recovered Spiderman from a beleaguered Sony Pictures, it started again. We had heard it before, back before Sony cast Andrew Garfield as Spiderman. The message was this: that Donald Glover, of Community had Childish Gambino fame, would be the …

Raw sexuality explodes out of this 50 Shades of Grey trailer ... rendered in Lego

I want to talk to you about hot, throbbing sexuality. And Lego bricks.<p>Everything is getting the Lego treatment, and those bricks can do anything, as we've seen from the <i>Jurassic World</i> trailer. Fans have even made great-looking versions of <i>Destiny</i> guns. Lego has infiltrated every fandom, every corner …

Check Out This Impressive Live-Action Smash Bros. Fan Video

From YouTube user Tim Wang comes this impressively produced live-action Smash Bros . video showing off a fight between Little Mac and an evil version of Ness. Dark Ness, according to Wang, is on a mission to destroy all other video game characters, beginning with Little Mac.<p>The video, shot in what …

Retrogaming

New 'Pokkén Tournament' Footage Shows Pokémon's Coolest Evolution Yet

“Tekken meets Pokémon” may be a phrase most in the gaming industry never thought they’d hear, but with ‘Pokkén Tournament, the collaboration between Namco and The Pokémon Company, that’s exactly what we’re going to see in 2015.<p>Right now, the fighting game is heading only to Japanese arcades, but …

J-Stars Victory Vs: Checking Out The Next Big Game to be Localized - IGN Plays - IGN Video

It was recently announced that J-Stars Victory Vs was the next big game to become localized and we thought we would show you guys what you are in for …

Bandi Namco’s bringing its Super Smash Bros.-like anime brawler to the West

Think of it as Super Smash Bros. but with anime and manga characters instead of Mario and Pikachu.<p>Publisher Bandai Namco announced today that it is bringing J-Stars Victory VS+ to the West for PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, and PlayStation 3. The fighter contains characters from over 30 different …

6 Books Every Gamer Should Read

The stories behind the games.<p>Way back in 2010, I wrote an article suggesting some books about gaming that I felt every gamer should read. After all, …

A year in video games, condensed into two minutes

2014 is drawing to a close, and with its end comes reflection on the year's best — and worst — games. To highlight these releases, YouTube user Malcolm Klock created a video montage you can view above.<p>"2014 has been an intense time for games," the description reads. "It has been a year of big …