Super Mario Odyssey

Chrissy Teigen sat courtside at the Lakers game and played ‘Super Mario Odyssey’

This is just good multi-tasking.<p>The Lakers played really well Sunday night, beating the Nuggets at the Staples Center. Chrissy Teigen played <i>Super Mario Odyssey</i> really well Sunday night, also in the Staples Center.<p><i>Super Mario Odyssey</i> is objectively wonderful, and if I had the option to play it court …

Sports

Top 10 UK Sales Chart: Star Wars Battlefront 2 Fails To Top Chart In Debut Week

Star Wars Battlefront II launched on PS4, Xbox One, and PC amid much controversy last week, and now it has failed to top the UK chart for its first week on sale. The sci-fi shooter was "narrowly" beaten by Call of Duty: WWII in that game's third week of availability, according to sales monitor …

Today’s Best Game Deals: LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2 Switch $40, Last of Us PS4 $10, more

In today’s best console game deals, Toys R Us is now offering LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2 for Nintendo Switch at <b>$39.99 shipped</b>. That’s $20 off the regular price and the lowest we have tracked. It is also down at that price for PS4 and Xbox One.<p>The rest of the most notable deals are listed below …

Marvel Super Heroes

Hot holiday toys: Oonies, Fingerlings, Legos and some ‘surprises’

The holidays are upon us, which means toys are popping up everywhere.<p>There are Hatchimals and Shopkins, Fingerlings and Oonies, and of course updates on classics like Legos and Nintendo. The most popular of the bunch have already begun selling out online and in stores.<p>Shoppers are projected to …

Lego

Call Of Duty: WWII earns third week at number one – Games charts 18 November

UK individual formats chart – 18 November<p>1 (1) Call Of Duty: WWII (PS4)<br>2 (-) Star Wars: Battlefront II (PS4)<br>3 (2) Call Of Duty: WWII (XO)<br>4 (-) Star …

Sonic Forces

"He looks like a Sims character" - Twitter has serious feelings about Superman's CG moustache removal in Justice League

Justice League is out, for better or worse. Some like it, many hate it, and a few in between think i ...

Justice League

Empire Christmas Gift Guide 2017

Tech<p>Xbox One X<p>£449.95<br>4K gaming has a new champion. Released at the start of November, the Xbox One X deploys native 4K and HDR to provide detail good …

George R.R. Martin

Opinion: Mario’s Motion-Only Abilities Are Infuriating

I’ve been playing a ton of Super Mario Odyssey since its launch last week, and much like Ryan’s rave review of the game, I’m seriously loving it. …

Gaming

Animal Crossing on Nintendo Switch - everything we want, and what to expect

Our favorite small town simulator is finally back on the radar with Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp

Nintendo Switch

The Original Super Mario Bros. Arcade Game Is Coming To Nintendo Switch

Earlier this year, the developers at Hamster expanded its Arcade Archives line-up for the Nintendo Switch by introducing an old-school port of the …

Nintendo Switch

Nintendo is Not Discounting the Nintendo Switch this Black Friday

With Black Friday deals abound, many holiday consumers and gamers alike are wondering “Where can I get my discounted Nintendo Switch for Black …

Nintendo Switch

Super Mario Odyssey Switch bundle sold 24,000 units in Japan last week

Media Create has offered a little bit of additional information about sales in Japan during the week of November 6. Specifically, we have news about …

Media Industry

Skyrim on Nintendo Switch supports video capture feature

As a console/handheld hybrid, the Nintendo Switch is definitely lacking in terms of hardware power when compared to the PS4 and Xbox One. However, …

Nintendo Switch

The Game Boy Classic – What Should It Have?

The Game Boy Classic – What Should It Have?<p>/ November 20, 2017 at 8:00 AM / Gaming, Gaming Opinions<p>With sales of the Classic consoles reaching over …

Gaming

The Week in Video Games – November 19, 2017

<b>New Destiny 2 content revealed, the Nintendo Switch tops the NPDs, and Star Wars Battlefront II ditches micro-transactions, for now. Here’s your</b> …

Gaming

First Montreal Expo Gaming Arcade launched at Bonsecours Market

For some fans, video games are everything. Just ask 10-year-old Joseph Valliers, who loves to play with his father.<p>“I’m [currently] playing <i>Super</i> …

Canadian News

10% At Big W Online And In Store This Weekend

Image: Big W<p>There's a friends and family sale this weekend at Big W with 10 per cent off most of their range. All you need is the discount code, a …

This Guy Built His Own Mario Game Made Entirely of Cardboard

And it looks every bit as fun as the real thing.<p>By<p>Nov 17 2017, 10:45 AM<p>Updated Nov 17 2017, 10:45 AM<p>ADVERTISEMENT<p>More than 30 years after its initial …

Handy

Here are the Golden Joystick award winners for 2017

Team Zelda grateful for Mario's late arrival<p>The Golden Joystick Awards took place yesterday, one of the first major "Year in Review" events to happen …

Horizon Zero Dawn

Game developed by Irish man secures seven Guinness World Records

An online multiplayer video game created by Irish man Brendan Greene has added to its industry success by securing seven world records, writes <b>Cillian</b> …

News (Ireland)

5 Tips to Get You Started in Super Mario Odyssey Speedrunning

Super Mario Odyssey is finally here, and players from around the world are enjoying the incredible gameplay, beautiful visuals, and wealth of Moons …

What to play this weekend: Star Wars, Pokemon and Skyrim

There's something for everyone this week. Even PlayStation Vita owners.<p>I'm facing a rare, frustrating quandary. A game I've waited months for is finally here, and I'm not sure if I should buy it. It's not that I don't want to play the game -- it's just that I'm not sure if I want to support it. I …

Nintendo Switch

Super Mario Odyssey - Racing to Grab One of the Hardest Moons - IGN Video

IGN Staffers race to see who can nab one of the hardest moons in the game in the shortest amount of time.

Game Scoop! 460: Will Publishers Learn Anything from the Battlefront 2 Debacle?

The rebels have overthrown the empire.<p>Welcome back to Game Scoop!, IGN's weekly video game talk show. This week we're discussing Star Wars …

Star Wars Battlefront

A look at some Super Mario Odyssey glitches

Super Mario Odyssey is far from a glitchy game. Even so, just like amost anything out there, it’s inevitable that the rare glitch will be encountered …

Pizza

Talking Point: What Games Are You Playing This Weekend? - There Are So Many...

Let's be truthful, 2016 was quite a quiet year for Nintendo gaming. This year's been rather different, however, which helped inspire the return of …

Nintendo

Post Arcade’s Holiday Gift Guide, Part One: How to buy your kids’ love

To rework one of Jane Austen’s most beloved lines, it is a truth universally acknowledged that a parent in possession of a good child must be in want …

Canadian News

Nintendo Switch Vs. Xbox One X: The Console Wars Are Finally Interesting

In recent years, the term “console war” has largely been about PlayStation vs. Xbox, first in the guise of the Xbox 360 vs. the PS3, then the Xbox One vs. the PS4, and now the Xbox One X vs. the PS4 Pro. And let’s be real: this is a marketing battle more than anything else. Yes, the consoles do …

Nintendo Switch

GameStop’s Black Friday ad leaks with plenty of gaming deals

Even though we’re only a week away from the time that many companies will start offering their Black Friday deals, we haven’t heard anything official …

Sonic Forces

The Nintendo Switch Is Continuing to Sell Like Crazy

The Switch became the fastest-selling console in Nintendo’s history just about a month after it launched, and it’s showing no signs of slowing down. …

Gaming Consoles