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Storylines to Watch Heading Into E3 2019, From Streaming to Next-Gen Consoles

E3 is next week and we want answers to the most pressing video game questions of 2019.

Watch the PS5 Crush the PS4 in Spider-Man Load Time Demo

Zipping around New York is going to get a whole lot faster.

Watch Dogs PS4 Review: Game of Phones

Ubisoft's Watch_Dogs was set to be a next generation launch title, but ended up being delayed at the very last moment. Is it worth the extra six-month wait? Oh yes. Oh yes indeed.

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Storylines to Watch Heading Into E3 2019, From Streaming to Next-Gen Consoles

E3 is next week and we want answers to the most pressing video game questions of 2019.

Watch the PS5 Crush the PS4 in Spider-Man Load Time Demo

Zipping around New York is going to get a whole lot faster.

Watch Dogs PS4 Review: Game of Phones

Ubisoft's Watch_Dogs was set to be a next generation launch title, but ended up being delayed at the very last moment. Is it worth the extra six-month wait? Oh yes. Oh yes indeed.

Xbox One vs. PS4: How Useful Are They As Entertainment Systems?

How have the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 fared as shiny new additions to USgamer's entertainment centers? Jaz, Jeremy, and Mike talk about their trials and tribulations with these cutting edge, all-in-one gaming/media machines.

Does PlayStation 4 Live Up to Its Hype? USgamer's In-Depth Hardware Review

We locked ourselves in a hotel room with Sony’s new system for two days, and here’s what we saw.

Assassin's Creed 4 PS4 Review: Deserves Another Look on Next Gen

Better graphics and Vita Remote Play make a compelling argument for the PlayStation 4 version of Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag.

The Fall and Rise of the Franchise Titans

With Assassin's Creed and CoD sales slowing, Eurogamer's Martin Robinson looks to the next-gen successors waiting in the wings.

JPgamer: The Next Generation

In this week's round-up of all things Japanese, we ask where all the Japanese next-gen games are, and there's news on Guided Fate Paradox, Idea Factory, Bunny Must Die, "Western JRPG" Septerra Core and a teaser from Treasure.

How Konami Remade Its Own HD Remake

Digital Foundry's John Linneman explores the drastic effect the recent Zone of the Enders HD patch had on performance.

Tomb Raider Sequel Confirmed as Square Enix Commits to AAA

Square Enix US/Europe CEO Phil Rogers promises "the best quality games possible, faster."

When It's OK to Say "It's Like Call of Duty"

Developers could do well to borrow ideas from Infinity Ward... if it's the right idea.

Virtual Spotlight: Vampire, Master of Darkness

What's interesting on Virtual Console this week? Sega's bold (if flawed) Castlevania clone.

Forza 5 vs Gran Turismo 6 vs Driveclub - E3 Comparison

Three new racers. Three different platforms. Which one took pole at E3?

USG Reacts to Nintendo's E3 Presentation

Nintendo gave us its E3 Nintendo Direct at some ungodly hour this morning; the USG team gives its thoughts on the content therein.

Ubisoft at E3: Belly-First, Ass-Out into Next-Gen

Ubisoft's E3 press conference was somewhat muted compared to past years, but that doesn't mean there wasn't some interesting stuff on show.