Nintendo 64

Legend of Zelda Cut Content From Nintendo Gigaleak Includes Possible Boss Rush

Different branches of the N64 classics could have had some interesting twists.

New "Gigaleak" of Nintendo Prototypes and Source Code Is a Huge Deal - Here's Why

This is a massive look into older Nintendo development.

An Infamous Zelda Creepypasta Saga Is Using Artificial Intelligence to Craft Its Finale

A story about haunted machines is using machine intelligence.

One Collector's Quest to Find and Preserve the Rarest Retro Nintendo Artifacts

Nintendo Power mainly existed to sell games to kids, but to collector Stephan Reese, it represents something more.

Microsoft Says "Sorry To Get Your Hopes Up" Over Uncovered Fable and Perfect Dark Twitter Accounts

Those two accounts don't mean much, says Microsoft's Aaron Greenberg.

Why Everyone Is So Psyched For a New Pokemon Snap

Pokemon Snap is just some dumb simulator where you take pictures of Pokemon, right? What's the big deal?

Fan Turns Star Fox 64 Into a Paper Mario-Style Pop-Up Book

Once upon a time in the faraway system of Lylat...

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.

Rare Was Stumped Trying to Name Perfect Dark, So It Turned to an Unlikely Source

To come up with your FPS name, first think of a pun on a historical figure...

Perfect Dark Turns 20 This Week. Now is the Time for a Revival

Rare's ambitious shooter was ahead of its time, and it's a perfect fit for 2020.

A New Super Mario 64 PC Port Lets You Play the N64's Classic Platformer in 4K

Bob-omb Battlefield at 4K resolution.

Starting Screen | The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2 Needs to Be as Weird as Majora's Mask

Majora's Mask, now 20 years old, is unforgettable. That's a lesson Breath of the Wild 2 should take.

Rick May, Voice of StarFox 64's Peppy, Andross, and TF2's Soldier, Dies of COVID-19

May's passing was confirmed by his friend and fellow voice actor Larry Albert.

Uniqlo's Super Mario 35th Anniversary T-Shirt Line-Up is Totally Bland

Mario's Uniqlo birthday suits aren't much fun compared to last year's Pokemon line.

Starting Screen | We All Have Bad Opinions About 3D Mario Games, Especially You

You're wrong about Super Mario 64, you're wrong about Super Mario 3D World, but most of all, you're wrong about Super Mario Sunshine.

What Game Do You Replay At Least One Per Year?

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

Newly-Revealed Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time VHS Beta Footage Shows Off Big Last-Minute Changes

A promotional video tape reveals an important bit of Ocarina of Time's history.

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.

Starting Screen | I Moderated a Gaming BBS in 1995, and It Was a Beautiful, Life-Changing Mess

When it comes to video game discourse, everything old is forever new.

Long-Lost N64 Accessory Prototype Comes With Accusations of Theft by Sega

A resurfaced prototype for an N64 controller screen looks pretty familiar.

Super Nintendo World Will Let You Treat the Theme Park Like a Real-Life Video Game

Just make sure any pipes you jump down don't lead to the park's septic tanks.

Axe of the Blood God Console RPG Quest: Nintendo 64

We look back on a major turning point in Nintendo's history.

What's Your Favorite Video Game Monster?

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

Why Doom 64's Switch Port Is a Big Deal

One way Doom 64 differs from the original is that it's never officially been ported.

Downhill Jam: The Game Industry Reflects on 20 Years of Tony Hawk's Pro Skater

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater turns 20 in September, so we spoke to people across the industry who remember the series fondly.

Shadows of the Empire and The Empire Strikes Back Are Getting Re-Released For Retro Consoles

And publisher Limited Run Games says more are on the way.

How One Modder Builds Handheld Custom Consoles Through the Magic of Community and Self-Teaching

For modder Chris Downing, making his own handheld consoles is even more fun than playing them.

Here's What Banjo and Kazooie Look Like in The Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker

Rare's iconic animal duo weren't originally native fauna on Outset Island, but a mod is changing that.

A New Nintendo 64 HD Adapter Lets You Play Classic Games Like Star Fox 64 on Modern TVs

The Super 64 gives your old Nintendo 64 a second chance.

The Best Resident Evil Games Ranked From Worst to Best

In this ranking of the best Resident Evil games, we decide which ones are Tyrant-grade and which ones are basic, brain-dead zombies.

Best Zelda Games Ranked Worst to Best

We rank the best Zelda games of all time with our definitive list covering more than a dozen consoles, including Breath of the Wild! What is the best Zelda game ever made?

Super Mario 64 Hack Mod De-Makes Super Mario Odyssey's Sand Kingdom

Welcome to the new Sand Kingdom! Watch out for sharp edges.

Conker Lead Details Ill-Fated Bad Fur Day Sequel in Which Conker Dies

The squirrel would've had to fight his way out of the underworld.

Nintendo Switch Surpasses N64 Lifetime Sales

A weapon to surpass the N64.

What's Your Favorite Star Wars Game?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | Tomorrow, we'll finally see what Respawn's Jedi: Fallen Order is all about. In the meantime, let's chat about our favorite Star Wars games.

YouTube Videos Show Off Rare Beta Footage for Super Mario 64 and Super Mario RPG

Mario goes for a great big slide ride, and Croco looks a little green around the gills.

Original Resident Evil 2 N64 Port Developers are Livestreaming the Remake and Sharing War Stories

Listen to some interesting details from the N64 porting process.

Nintendo of America President Shoots Down N64 Mini Rumors

Look for another stocking-stuffer.

Nintendo Trademarks N64 for What Sure Sounds Like an N64 Classic Mini

Is Nintendo going to miniaturize the N64?

New Nintendo Trademark for 1080° Snowboarding Series Sparks Rumors

A new sequel? N64 mini? GameCube Virtual Console? Anything's possible!

Video Shows off Rare Clean Footage of Super Mario 64 Beta

Crisp, clean video of Super Mario 64 in its earliest form doesn't come around every day.

15 Years Later, Looking Back on Animal Crossing's Sugarcoated Dose of Reality

With debt, neighborhood drama, and more, Animal Crossing's world was always incredibly familiar from the first step of its North American debut.

A New Nintendo 64 Controller Has Been Successfully Crowdfunded

It has a sleek modern redesign too.

Nintendo Files for a Nintendo 64 Trademark, is a Nintendo 64 Mini Coming?

It would be silly if a Nintendo 64 Mini wasn't in the cards.

As Nintendo Wii Turns 10, So Too Do Retronauts' Complaints About Virtual Console

A decade of lamentations for a potentially brilliant service that never quite lived up to its promise.

Shriek With Childlike Delight for This N64 Episode Of Retronauts

It's like Christmas in September!

Is Super Mario 64 Really 20 Years Old? Yep, So Watch The Archived Livestream

Embrace your mortality as Jeremy plays this landmark N64 adventure at 4 p.m. ET/1 p.m. PT.

What are the Best Virtual Console Games for Nintendo Wii U?

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!

Retronauts Takes to the Skies with Super Mario 64

This week, USgamer's classic gaming podcast digs into one of the most important early 3D games of all time.

USgamer Community Question: What's the Coolest Gaming Collectible You Own?

It's show-and-tell this week. Embrace your inner materialist and tell us about your greatest gaming swag. Pictures requested!

Why You Should Care About The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask

The black sheep of the Zelda family is out today—here's why you shouldn't pass it up a second time.

Slip on Majora's Mask with Retronauts Micro Episode 2

We celebrate the upcoming 3DS remake by discussing why this great little N64 Zelda is so misunderstood.

Next Gen Graphics, Part 2: PlayStation 2, Dreamcast, Nintendo 64, and More

Our visual look into the graphical leaps between console generations continues