A rotating list of the best games on Steam may seem impossible on the surface, but against all odds, we've done it!
Our rotating list of the best PS4 games, now updated again for May 2019!
Our always rotating list of the best games on Microsoft's console, and its premium partner the Xbox One X.
The Game Boy is 30 years old, and we look at the system's 25 most important and most entertaining releases.
Another GDC, another year of great indies.
If you want to know what the best Fortnite skins are, we've got them. Now with Season 8 skins!
Katana Zero, Tunic, and more showcase some of the best indies at PAX South 2019!
From Devil May Cry 5 to Wargroove, these are the games we're most looking forward to next year.
The 20 best games of 2018, as determined by your friendly neighborhood USG team.
It was another marvelous year for games, but USG's brave leader loved two in particular.
Let me show you my Pokeymans. And my Dragon Quests, my Octopaths, and my sushi rolls.
Just me, my horse, my morbid magic pocket watch, and my exploding rubber duck.
Honestly, I do work here, and these are the best games I played in 2018.
Put down whatever you're doing. It's time to celebrate game music.
"We three kings picked up this electric yellow rat on our way here. That cool?"
Don't know what games to get your nerdy niece? What "grown-up" toys to get your significant other? We have the perfect holiday gift guide for you.
Sometimes all a game needs is one perfect interaction to stick out in your mind.
Spotlighting the unsung heroes of the year, from a parenting sim to card adventure games, and beyond.
On the 20th anniversary of Pokemon's release in North America, we rank the 25 best Pokemon to date.
The USgamer team voted on every Super Mario game ever made. Where does Super Mario Odyssey fit in?
Bonus: We also imagine a (good) Genesis Classic Edition.
2017 IN PREVIEW: From Horizon Zero Dawn to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, we pick 13 games that intrigue us for the upcoming year.
Yeah, the new level-design tool port definitely has some serious shortcomings. Fortunately, we can think of a few easy fixes.
Ms. Marvel? Luke Cage? Here are some intriguing possibilities.
Here's everything we know about the new beginning for BioWare's space epic
Nintendo's mini-NES seems likely to be a hit... and the first in a long line of inexpensive standalone retro consoles.
The USgamer team weighs in on the 30 titles included with the upcoming miniature NES, from crummiest to coolest.
You've seen our nominees and voted for your own. Which games stood out above the rest in a crowded show floor last week?
Shop smartly with this breakdown of ever classic game release available for Wii U Virtual Console. Now with full evaluations of all games from all platforms!
A comprehensive breakdown of classic games on 3DS, both good, great, and awful. Now complete for all systems: Game Boy, Game Boy Color, NES, Game Gear, Super NES, and 3D Classics! [Updated: May 13]
The year 1994 arrives, and with it some of the greatest games ever made. Our year-by-year video guide to the best of Super NES continues!
Kat picks some of the best RPGs to play on the now relatively inexpensive PlayStation TV.
PART 10: Not every add-on is worth adding on, but these expansions and updates rose above the rest.
PART NINE: When we had a few idle moments to kill, these games did the killing—with style!
PART EIGHT: The USgamer team celebrates the games that let us play 'em our own way, even if those ways were never intended.
PART SEVEN: The team discusses the video gaming swerves that hit them outta nowhere this past year.
PART SIX: The most memorable storylines of the year. (Spoilers, maybe?)
PART FIVE: They can't all be winners. We pause a moment in our celebration of the year's best games to note the ones we hoped would turn out better than they did.
PART FOUR: No matter how well a game plays, great mechanics are wasted on shoddy design. We celebrate 2015's cleverest play spaces.
PART THREE: Who was 2015's breakout video game character? The USgamer team name their faves, but in the end there can only be one.
PART TWO: Do you weep for your vanishing free time whenever a publisher announces another massive open-wold game? We pick the must-play sandbox space of 2015.
PART ONE: The team played lots of games in 2015, but which one left them with the greatest sense of accomplishment?
The Fallout 4 mod community is buzzing along. Try out the best of these performance-enhancing PC downloads.
The Fallout 4 mod community is already buzzing along. Try out the best of the first wave of performance-enhancing downloads!
Dogmeat's cool and all, but when the world's against you, nothing's more important than a capable friend.
If you want to know which vehicles you can buy in the latest Need for Speed, this list has all the details.
These less-than-friendly locales make your knees weak when you even think about them.
Big historic developer interviews a little tl;dr for your caffeine-addled mind? Try these 30 easy, bite-sized tidbits about the NES instead.
The 80's live on in Transformers: Devastation - but it shouldn't stop there.
Looks don't make a game, but interesting-looking titles have a way of imprinting on us.
Even the most popular series have games that shiver alone in the shadows.
New to the series? Intimidated by the unrelenting meanness of these ancient games? Don't be!
Keeping up with the classics is no longer as simple as plug-and-play. Here's your guide to recreating the highest-quality retro game experience with current equipment.
It's not enough to simply own classic consoles and a huge library — you need to know how to get them hooked up as well.
If you're looking for a compelling adventure on your Android mobile device, here's a few of the best offerings on the Google Play Store.
Batman turns 75th today, and to help the old-timer celebrate, we're sorting out the parties responsible for his finest video game appearances.
Being low on cash doesn't mean having to skimp on fun.
If you're looking for strategy action on your Android mobile device, here's a few of the best offerings on the Google Play Store.
Sometimes game titles take on a bizarre life of their own in the back and forth between Japan and America.
Think most free games aren't worth playing? Here are 101 reasons why we'd disagree.
Looking for something fun to do with a friend on a budget? These 10 games will bring a smile to your faces and relief to your bank accounts. Now with video!
A comprehensive video guide to the best games of the NES, from 1985 to 1994, with helpful advice on where to find these classic masterpieces legally!
Sometimes change is good. Sometimes, it's not. Here are a few of the best and worst character changes ever. Now with video!
How gaming's biggest blockbuster has shocked parents and catapulted game culture into the mainstream.
The newest consoles are a little light on must-have RPGs yet, but that just means now is the perfect time to catch up on the greats from last generation.
The Steam Halloween Sale is upon us! Overwhelmed by the selection? Here are some ideas for you.
These exotic works aren't sold in American stores, but they're worth tracking down.
Sony loves indies and those indies have created some great games for the PlayStation family.
Here's just a few of the great Steam games you can get for less than a Hamilton.
We rummage through the dusty archives of history to find Nintendo curiosities that time forgot.
Hunting down some old classics for Nintendo's Game Boy Advance? Be prepared to open your wallet to get some of the best games for the portable.
Navigating the lawless wilds of Steam Early Access is hard. we're here to make it a bit easier.
Not sure what to do with your Wii U until Smash Bros. and all those hot 2015 releases arrive? Consider exploring the treasures of the past.
25 years ago, Atari gave us the Lynx. We count down its 10 best all-American games.
Three Wizardries, four classic adventures and System Shock 2. And, uh, Shadow Man.
We've picked 15 must-play classics that you can, in fact, play quite easily.
Everyone's talking about "metroidvania" games these days, but which ones are best? We make our picks. How do your favorites stack up?
Back when the Nintendo Entertainment System was new and untested, these amazing releases helped make it the console every kid wanted to own.