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How Dragon Quest Inspired the First Big Console RPG Boom in Japan, Both For Better and For Worse

HISTORY OF RPGS | A survey of the innovative RPGs to emerge in Loto's wake.

New Alien Game in Development After Fox Buys Cold Iron Studios

Fox is working with the bay area studio on a new shooter set in the Alien cinematic universe.

USgamer Reacts: Are We Excited About the Nintendo Switch?

Did Nintendo make a positive first impression with their new console? The USgamer staff shares their thoughts.

Does it Hold Up? Looking Back on XCOM 2 Now That it's on Xbox One and PS4

We loved XCOM 2 when it launched earlier this year, but does it hold up? Plus, some thoughts on the console version.

Op-Ed: Thanks, Grammys, I Guess Games Aren't in Such Bad Shape After All

Times may be tough for the games biz, but last night's Grammy Awards offered a glimpse of how much worse it could be.