Axiom Verge

Axiom Verge Review: Play it Again, Sam [Updated for Vita]

Think you're tired of retro Metroidvania games? You obviously haven't played Axiom Verge yet.

"BadLand has Literally Stolen Money From a Disabled Toddler"

THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | Investors ponder an exclusive Grand Theft Auto, BadLand Publishing is accused of stealing from a disabled toddler, and EA has an up-and-down week with influencers.

How to Fix Axiom Verge's Steam Problem on the Epic Games Store

It turns out "Steam" is the reason Axiom Verge keeps crashing on the Epic Games Store.

Axiom Verge Multiverse Edition Comes to the Switch, but is More Expensive

Honestly, I just want more video game documentaries.

Nintendo eShop Spotlights Indies for September

Nintendo's #Nindies Summer Jam takes the spotlight for the end of the season.

Axiom Verge Review: Play it Again, Sam [Updated for Vita]

Think you're tired of retro Metroidvania games? You obviously haven't played Axiom Verge yet.

Axiom Verge Finally Heading to Vita, Expanding to Glitch Out Even More Consoles

Expect the retro-themed platformer on every system but 3DS and mobile before long.

Axiom Verge Original Soundtrack LP Review: Stellar Grooves

The retro-style adventure gets a suitably old-school soundtrack release that more than does justice to the game's trippy tunes.

USgamer's Best Games of 2015: Best Time-Waster

PART NINE: When we had a few idle moments to kill, these games did the killing—with style!

Blog: Learning to Let Go

Will all long-running game series eventually run out of steam? And is that really all bad?

Axiom Verge and the Difference Between "Formulaic" and "By-The-Numbers"

2015 IN REVIEW: How two takes on the metroidvania concept highlighted the perils and potential of working within a genre.

From Us to You! Reviews the First Half of 2015 in Gaming

As 2015 nears its midpoint, Mike, Kat, and Jaz sit down to talk about Cities: Skylines, Bloodborne, Axiom Verge, and the rest of the year's top games.

It's Axioms and Allies in the Latest USgamer Podcast

From US To You! Episode 11 looks at the glories of Axiom Verge and the legacies of third-party console exclusives.

Axiom Verge is Unabashedly Metroid, but that's Okay

Like Shovel Knight before it, this tribute to 8-bit action doesn't fuss with its time-tested formula.

Game Dev Recipes: Axiom Verge

Metroid and Contra are obvious influences, but what else inspired the design of Axiom Verge? We asked its creator.

E3 2014: Axiom Verge. Loving a Game That Looks 27 Years Old

It might be E3 2014, but if you stand in front of Axiom Verge on Sony's booth, you might be fooled into thinking it's CES 1987.

Sony Locks Up All the Indies: Axiom Verge, Chasm, and More Coming to PS4

Sony's indie link gets stronger with a host of new games coming to PS4, PS3, and Vita.