Nintendo DS

The 20 JRPGs You Must Play

There comes a time when every person must sit back, think about their life’s accomplishments, and wonder, “What JRPGs should I play?”<p>Worry not. I’m …

Gaming

How Gamification Can Increase Call Center Productivity

I grew up with a brother who loved video games. Through him, I was exposed to the world of Duck Hunt, Capcom vs SNK, and the Legend of Zelda. I used to play Sims on my home computer, sucking up all the memory on my windows 98 operating system as I created a virtual world.<p>I would plant crops and buy …

Employee Engagement

Harvest Moon creator dishes on the dramas behind Little Dragons Cafe and why he won't make free-to-play games

“Personally, I love fighting games, and shooters, and violent games in general.”<p>That wasn’t exactly what I thought I’d hear from Yasuhiro Wada when I …

Siblings

Walmart and Target are getting in on the action for Prime Day

Amazon Prime Day is finally here, y'all — and to honor Amazon's self-proclaimed holiday and let them have their spot on the internet for a day and a …

Tech Trends

Final Fantasy: Every Main Character Ranked From Weakest To Strongest

by Scott Baird<p>– on<p>in Lists<p>The <b>Final Fantasy</b> series is made up of numerous different RPGs, which means that each character's abilities can be broken …

Final Fantasy

Sometimes making a game is part of a longer game plan!

<b>The following blog post, unless otherwise noted, was written by a member of Gamasutra’s community.<br>The thoughts and opinions expressed are those of</b> …

Game Design

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 …

Entertainment (UK)

15 Hidden Pokémon Only True Fans Can Find (And 15 Hidden Locations)

by Tanner Fox<p>– on<p>in Lists<p><i>Pokémon</i> has seemingly been around forever at this point. Though barely past its twentieth anniversary, the Japanese …

Pokémon

Tetsuya Mizuguchi on the creation of puzzle classic Lumines and its new remaster

The PlayStation Portable was a technological marvel when it came out in 2004. With its huge 4.3-inch screen and unprecedented processing power that was capable of running near-as-dammit PS2 games, it felt like an almost-pocketable vision of the future. Ambitious games like <i>Grand Theft Auto: Vice</i> …

PS4 Pro

Game On: A Decade of iOS Gaming

Nowhere has the App Store’s impact been more profound than the game industry. Roughly one-third of the 500 initial apps that debuted on the App Store were games. The percentage of games on the App Store has risen over the past 10 years, but not by much. By some estimates, between 35 and 40 percent …

App Store

Dungeon Hunter V Moving from Mobile to PS4 and Vita

Gameloft and Laplace have joined forced to bring the latest in the <i>Dungeon Hunter</i> series to the PlayStation 4 and PS Vita. <i>Dungeon Hunter V</i>, which …

PlayStation

An Inazuma Eleven Ares Presentation Is Coming, Original Game Releasing For Free To Celebrate

This month’s CoroCoro magazine has revealed that a presentation for <b>Inazuma Eleven Ares</b> will be held on 26th August, potentially meaning that we'll …

Nintendo

The top 25 underappreciated Sony PSP games

From action games to RPGs, there are plenty of great, underappreciated games on the Sony PSP. Games like these... • facebook <br>• twitter <br>• google+ <br>• tumblr …

Retrogaming

This Souped-Up Smartwatch Is A Hololens For Your Wrist

The next Apple Watch feature? Maybe not. But it’s a fascinating bit of design that teases the future of interactivity.<p>Augmented reality glasses like Microsoft’s Hololens can float 3D images right in front of your eyes, creating the illusion that these pixels exist as objects in your real …

Augmented Reality

iPhone App Store at 10: How it Changed Gaming, Mobile, Tech Forever (EXCLUSIVE)

Ten years ago, the world of gaming and the value of cellphones changed forever. Those directly involved knew July 10, 2008, was significant but even …

Streaming

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

Etrian Odyssey X 3DS Game's Video Previews Tharsis Job Classes

Nintendo 3DS game ships in Japan on August 2<p>Atlus began streaming streaming a new promotional video on Friday for Etrian Odyssey X (pronounced …

Retrogaming

26 Things That'll Make All Gen Z'ers Suuuuuuper Nostalgic

*Snoop Dogg voice* Let's take a journey...

Sara Bareilles

Nintendo Trademark Hints at a Huge Addition to the 'Smash Bros.' Roster

Donkey Kong's long-time enemy may finally join the fight.<p>The new <i>Super Smash Bros. Ultimate</i> roster might not feature a ton of “new” characters — even …

Retrogaming

Every Castlevania game ranked worst to best

We've whipped ourselves into a fervor, opened our hearts, and traced the bloodline of the franchise all the way from its lowest points to the …

Retrogaming

Hackers are now playing Nintendo 64 and Gamecube games on Switch

When it comes to hackers, Nintendo has had to deal with a lot over the past couple of months. In late May the company restricted online services from …

Retrogaming

13 Hilarious Inventions That Failed Spectacularly

Sometimes a new product makes you say, “Why didn’t I think of that?” Other times, they make you wonder, “Why on earth did anyone think of that?” Here …

Inventions

Feature: It's Time to Celebrate the PSP, Sony's 21st Century Walkman

With the PlayStation Vita on life support and Sony seemingly disinterested in tackling the handheld arena again, it's easy to forget that not so long …

Retrogaming

Looking back on the greatest music games of all time

Right from the primitive loops of bleeps and bloops of the earliest arcade games, music has been an inseparable part of the gaming experience, …

Music

A history of Vita games: Final Fantasy releases on PlayStation handhelds

Long synonymous with the PlayStation brand ever since the series made the jump from Nintendo’s home consoles to Sony’s PS1, <i>Final Fantasy</i> is a …

Final Fantasy

Forget Windows Phone: Microsoft Has A Surface Laptop That Fits In Your Pocket

The long-rumoured dual screen laptop from Microsoft - codenamed 'Surface Andromeda' - could be inching closer to an official announcement. The most …

Windows Phone

Retro gadget resurgence sees old iPods and Walkmans worth a small fortune - how much could yours fetch?

There could be a small fortune hidden away in your parent’s home or even your own loft, just gathering dust (and increasing in value).<p>From board …

Nintendo

Microsoft leak hints that a rumored dual-screen Surface is pocket-sized

Just don't call it a Windows Phone.<p>Rumors of a dual-screen Surface have been kicking around for a little bit, but here's a surprising new detail: …

Tech Trends

Pokemon: Let's Go - the Nintendo Switch role-playing game that comes with a Poke Ball controller

If the hype that surrounded the augmented reality mobile phone game <i>Pokemon Go!</i> is anything to go by, this one is likely to fly off the shelves.<p>It was …

Pokémon

Royals Rumblings - News for June 29, 2018

The Royals did not lose yesterday!Jeff Passan had the story of the day, revisiting the big news of the week.Two facts define Luke Heimlich. The first …

Dominican Republic