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What Classic Japanese Game Do You Still Want to Get an Official English Localization?

Many have come over, yet some remain overseas.

What's Your Favorite Console Boot-Up Sequence?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | From GameCube to Game Boy, we're admiring all the ways our games start.

What Other Action Movie Stars Should Be in Mortal Kombat?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | Who else you got in your dream movie match-up?

What October Game Are You Looking Forward To?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | We look ahead to a month of games, and highlight what's on our radar.

Did You Manage to Pre-Order a Next-Gen Console?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | Between PS5, Xbox Series X and S, and Nvidia's 3080 and 3090 graphics cards, it's been a busy couple weeks for next-gen preorders.

What's Your Favorite Nintendo 3DS Game?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | Now that the 3DS is officially no more, let's reminisce about our favorites on the portable platform.

What Game Are You Playing This Weekend?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | Tell us about what you're currently playing.

What's the Best Sports Game Ever Made?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | It's sports sim season, and we even have a new Tony Hawk game.

Who's Your Favorite RPG Companion?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | Who's your best friend 'til the end?

PS5 and Xbox Series X Upgrades Have Become a Land of Confusion

THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | Backward compatibility was nice and simple, then Microsoft had to go and do something people would like.

Elden Ring's Starved Community Are Making Their Own Version of the Game

One community has been particular productive in 2020.

What Game Are You Playing This Weekend?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | Let's keep things simple this week.

What's Your Favorite Video Game Demo?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | While we're not doing combos in the warehouse, let's chat about some great game demos.

What's the Best Controller of All Time?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | Let's look back on good game controllers.

What Song Would You Like to Hear in a Tony Hawk Game Soundtrack?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | We know what's in the Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 1 + 2 remake now, so let's suggest other tracks.

What's Your Favorite Halo Game?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | We've finally seen gameplay of Halo Infinite, so it's time to fondly look back on the series.

Who's Your Favorite Video Game Horse?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | Saddle up! Ghost of Tsushima's here, so let's talk about great game horses.

If You Could Get Any Studio to Make a Nintendo Game, What Would It Be?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | After this week's wild WayForward speculation, let's dream up more ideas!

What Game Would You Like to See As a TV Show?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | With the new Fallout TV show announcement, let's dream up other game adaptations.

What Game Are You Playing This Weekend?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | Let's chat about what we're playing right now.

What's Your Favorite Non-Essential Game Interaction?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | We love the guitar moment in The Last of Us Part 2, so it inspired us to talk about other non-essential game interactions.

What Was Your Favorite Game Reveal From the PS5 Showcase?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | The PS5 is coming.

Project Cars 3 Is Softening Its Hardcore Approach to Sim Racing

Slightly Mad Studios' simulation racer is trying to reach a wider audience, while still remaining hardcore.

Total War Saga: Troy Turns the Minotaur Into a Big Guy With Dreadlocks

Total War puts the history away for something a bit more mythic.

What Do You Hope to See at Next Week's PS5 Showcase?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | Next week is perhaps the biggest look yet at what awaits PS5. What do you want to see?

What's Your Favorite Rare Game?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | With the recent anniversary for Perfect Dark, it's time to figure out what's your favorite Rare game.

What Game Would Get You to Buy a Next-Gen Console Immediately?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | What's a game that would convince you to pick up a PS5 or Xbox Series X right away?

How Likely Are You to Buy An Xbox Series X at Launch?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | The next-generation of consoles is upon us.

What's Your Favorite Assassin's Creed Game?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | Assassin's Creed Valhalla is coming later this year, so let's look back on our favorites of the series.

What's Your Hangout Game of Choice?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | What game has been maintaining your now-digital friend gatherings?

USG Play Together Week: Every Story From Our Week of Celebrating Multiplayer

We're celebrating all the ways games keep us linked together.

What's a Memory That You Will Always Associate With Game Music?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | It's time to get nostalgic.

Who's Your Favorite Final Fantasy Character?

Final Fantasy has many memorable characters. Let's talk about the ones we like best.

What's Your Favorite Game Remake?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | Resident Evil 3 is out today, so let's look back on other remakes we've enjoyed.

What's The Best Animal Crossing Fruit?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | Are you a pear defender? #PeachSquad? Let us know!

What Game Are You Playing This Weekend?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | It's a big day for games today! What game is keeping you company?

What's Your Favorite PlayStation 2 Game?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | Let's look back on our favorite PS2 games for the console's 20th anniversary.

What Game Do You Replay At Least One Per Year?

COMMUNITY REQUEST | Let's talk about the games we never quite finish playing.

What Are You Playing as February 2020 Rolls to a Quiet Conclusion?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | We want to know what game is getting you through the current release drought.

Three Major Differences That Make Persona 5 Royal a 100 Hour RPG Worth Replaying

Atlus makes some big improvements.

What Video Game Romances Should Have Remained Friendships?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | On Valentine's Day, we want to hear who you don't ship.

The Ups and Downs of Tim Sweeney’s DICE Keynote

THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney delivers mixed messages in a DICE keynote roller coaster.

The President of The ESA On The Waning of Big Names at E3, Winning Back Media's Trust, and More

Is E3 getting obsolete? The ESA still doesn't think so.

What Was the Best Console Launch Lineup Ever? Share Your Answer and Win Tickets to PAX East

COMMUNITY QUESTION | We're giving away passes to PAX East to anyone who answers this week's CQ.

Grand Theft Auto will be fine without Dan Houser

THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | Rockstar is losing one of its rock star co-founders, but the band will play on

Nier Automata's Concert Was a Love Letter to Gestalt

PlatinumGames reflect on past glories and niches.

What's Your Game of the Decade?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | You've probably seen our massive Top 100 Games of the Decade list by now. Now tell us about yours!

What Underused Setting Would be Amazing in a Video Game?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | South Asia? Toronto? We want to hear from you which underused setting would be great for a video game.

Is Sony Making the Right Call by Skipping E3 2020?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | What do you think about PlayStation 5 skipping E3 2020? We want to hear your opinion.

Which Pokemon Do You Want to See Make It Back Into the Galar Region's Pokedex?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | Expansions are headed to Pokemon Sword and Shield, so we're dreaming up who we want to make a grand return.

What Game Did You Play Over the Holidays?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | We're back from our break with tales from our backlog.

PlayStation 5's Controller Might Have Rear Paddles, and That's Incredibly Exciting

In time, you will join me in the sun. Paddles will help you accomplish wonders.

Community Question: What’s Your Game of the Year for 2019?

We've shared our favorite games of the year, so now it's time to share yours!

What Was Your Favorite Reveal At The Game Awards 2019?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | It was another packed night for game announcements. What do you think was the best of them?

Assassin's Creed: The Rebel Collection Shows the Series Can Shine on Switch

This great collection highlights a potential direction for the Assassin's Creed franchise.

What's Your Favorite PlayStation Memory?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | This week is the 25th anniversary of the PlayStation, so let's look back on our fondest memories of Sony's first consoles.

Halo: Reach is Still Great—But Its PC Port is Missing Some Key Features

The magic of Halo coming to Steam is marred by a barebones port.

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare's Microtransactions Are Here. Are They Less Predatory Than Before?

Season One for Modern Warfare has kicked off, with a new online store in tow.

Nintendo Needs to Actually Support Its Games For Longer Than a Year

Smash benefits from healthy ongoing support, but where is the love for the rest of Nintendo's games?

Minecraft Black Friday Deals - Games, Toys, Playsets, and More

You can't build a Minecraft deal this good.

What's Your Favorite Game to Play With Family?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | Gobble gobble.

Fortnite Black Friday Deals - Games, Toys, Accessories, and More

Start dancing and bring in the llamas, because we have some awesome Fortnite deals for you.

We Test Project xCloud: Why Xbox Already Has the Lead in the Next-Gen Streaming Wars

Project xCloud wins by not being the main event for Xbox.

What's The Coolest Video Game Collector's Item You Own?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | Let's talk about the cool stuff on our bookshelves.

We Tested Google Stadia at Dunkin Donuts, Safeway, and Panda Express, And We Were Surprised by the Results

Trying out Google Stadia in the real world is an interesting experience.

8 of the Best New Pokemon in Sword and Shield, From Polteageist to Grapploct

Eight of our favorite new monsters from Pokemon Gen 8.

Where is Our Shenmue 3 Review?

Reviewing things takes time.

What's Your Favorite Pokemon Generation?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | Red and Blue? Ruby and Sapphire? We want to know that generation of Pokemon speaks to you the most.

Red Dead Redemption 2 PC Makes Arthur the Clumsiest, and Most Unstoppable, Sharpshooter in the West

Revisiting Red Dead Redemption 2 on PC is an unexpected treat.

What Game Would Be Better If You Had to Carry a Baby Around With You?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | Death Stranding's out, so let's think about what games would be better if you nurtured a baby.

What's Your Favorite Sports Game?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | Deadspin forever.

What's Your Favorite In-Game Costume?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | Happy Halloween! Let's talk video game costumes and skins.

What's Your Favorite Video Game Monster?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | We love to be scared of 'em.

What's The Scariest Video Game Setting?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | To continue with Halloween tradition, let's talk about the creepiest environments in games.

What's Your Favorite Horror Game?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | 'Tis the season to be frightened.

WoW Classic "Bug" List Has Fans Fighting With Blizzard and Their Memories

Blizzard's "Not a Bug" list is oddly contentious within the community.

What Gaming Experience Has Positively Impacted Your Mental Health?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | Let's share a little positivity heading into the weekend.

What's Your Favorite Console Revision?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | The Switch Lite is out today, so let's look back on the history of console revisions.

What's Your Favorite Dreamcast Game?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | With the Dreamcast turning 20 this week, let's talk about our favorite Dreamcast games.

A PSA for the USG Community: Why We're Wiping Our Comments Archive

A note from the editor on why we're scrubbing the comments.

What's Your Favorite SNES Game?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | With Nintendo Switch Online boosting its library, tell us about your favorite SNES game.

What Game Are You Playing Over the Long Labor Day Weekend?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | It's a three-day weekend for most people out there, and a lot of games came out this week.

What Retro Game Do You Still Play Regularly?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | Mario 3? Planescape Torment? StarCraft? We want to know what classic games are still in your regular rotation.

Every Game and Trailer Shown off During the August Nintendo Indie World Showcase

Did you miss this morning's Indie World showcase? Let us help you.

What's The Best Video Game Spaceship?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | In honor of No Man's Sky Beyond, let's look back on the coolest spaceships around.

What's Your Favorite Non-Violent Game?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | Let's talk about our favorite chill, combat-free games.

What's Your Favorite Fighting Game of All-Time?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | Let's celebrate Evo 2019 by talking about our favorite fighting games.

What's Your Favorite Strategy Game?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | With a new Fire Emblem out in the wild, let's talk strategy.

Who's Your Favorite Video Game Cat?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | Morgana? Cait Sith? Tell us who your favorite video game feline is.

What's Your Favorite Video Game Spinoff?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | Dragon Quest's latest spinoff is out, so let's talk about other spinoff games we adore.

The Switch Mini Is Officially the Portable-Focused Switch Lite, Has Multiple Compromises Over Original Switch

The Switch Lite is releasing in September, costs $200, and comes in three colors, but it's missing some key features of the original Nintendo Switch.

What Game Are You Playing Over 4th of July Weekend?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | It's a long weekend for some folks, or a fractured week for others. Anyway, what are you playing?

What Non-Mario Level Maker Game Would You Like to See Happen?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | Super Mario Maker 2 is out, so let's theorize what level maker game should come next!

What's Your Favorite Anime Series?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | With Evangelion's resurrection comes anime discourse.

After Playing a Bunch of Dota Underlords, Valve's Effort Feels a Little Too Safe

Underlords takes the tried-and-true Valve approach, for all that entails.

Now That E3 2019 Is Done, What's Your Most Anticipated Game for the Rest of 2019?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | The smoke has cleared. Let's look ahead to what's next now.

Ninja Theory's Next Game, Bleeding Edge, Hitting Technical Alpha Later This Month

Bleeding Edge was officially revealed at the Xbox E3 press conference.

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