THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | Can Sony's PS5 game showcase announcement finally get us excited for the new systems?
As we celebrate Super Mario Galaxy 2's 10th anniversary, we reflect on how Nintendo threw everything it had into its amazing sequel.
"It was quite surreal demonstrating music I'd created whilst [Shigeru Miyamoto] was in my studio, listening."
Four individual "Power-Up Packs" are launching alongside the starter set.
COMMUNITY QUESTION | What's a game that would convince you to pick up a PS5 or Xbox Series X right away?
Also Panel de Pon, a win for those who are too cool for Tetris Attack.
The viral Apocalypse just got a little more cheerful.
Sony Interactive Entertainment Worldwide Studios is a lot to type, so why not make things simpler?
Abs vs The Blood Queen is set to take Killer Queen from ten players down to one.
Place your bets on what they could be.
Billy Mitchell filed suit against retro gaming scorekeepers Twin Galaxies last year.
Nintendo players will have to wait a little longer for the update.
Bob-omb Battlefield at 4K resolution.
The pandemic is reportedly "forcing Nintendo to push back its schedule."
If only these could be combined with secret exits…
Some new tags and course options are neat little additions.
The Mario Maker sequel is going out with one last hurrah.
Some old cut content is making it back in.
The retro console looks rad, but it's unsure when the box will ship.
Lego ain't cheap, and getting your plastic plumber will set you back $60.
Mario's Uniqlo birthday suits aren't much fun compared to last year's Pokemon line.
Super Mario 3D World, Galaxy, Sunshine, and 64 are getting everyone's attention.
Super Mario 64, Sunshine, Galaxy to get Switch ports, while a new Paper Mario will hew to the N64 original.
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.
More Takeshi's Castle than Hunger Games.
Many Mario classics could make their way to Nintendo's latest console.
Shantae's latest is exclusive to Apple for a spell, with console release in May.
Ori's second adventure plays like poetry, but performance issues sometimes drag the experience down into the darkness.
Come for the silly joke, stay for the Irish folk cover of "City Escape."
It isn't swappable, but hopefully it'll strike the right balance between plus and dish.
Believe it or not, the mountain knows mercy.
It's like Super Mario Maker, but in real life.
Somehow we got Overwatch sets before Mario, but still, we'll take whatever we can get.
It was delisted back in August, but you can't keep Scrooge McDuck down—he bounces too much.
GAME OF THE MONTH | It was a bit of a dry month in terms of standouts.
Yacht Club revealed Shovel Knight Pocket Dungeon and a new Cyber Shadow trailer on its second Direct-like stream.
Bub and Bob are crossing the Atlantic in March.
Multiple levels, boss fights, even a snowboard.
A few good films don't constitute a pattern, unfortunately.
Here's everything we noticed in the Sonic the Hedgehog movie.
We look at whether and when the sequel to Ori and the Blind Forest will be making it onto the Switch.
Jamie White eats these mines for breakfast.
From smartphones to tablets, these are the best games you can get on your iOS and Android devices. Now updated for 2020!
Puyo Puyo and Knuckles.
Sadly, western audiences are denied the peaceful resolution X and Zero fought for.
Nintendo's hand-drawn Mario art is a real mood-booster, and someone just uploaded a ton of it.
Nicolas Doucet steps into a larger role at SIE.
The brand is strong, but it could be stronger.
Alien Hominid Invasion isn't a sequel, but it's not a remaster either.
Don't start planning your retirement just yet, brave knight.
There weren't any car chases, but it's still a harrowing tale.
Super Nintendo World is about to get Epic [Universe].
Our rotating list of the best games on PlayStation 4, now updated again for 2020!
Super Mario Bros. 2 is a major part of Nintendo's history, but it seems scared to dish out relevant nostalgia.
Sol and Dizzy can clash with Kunio and Riki.
Our rotating list of the best games on Switch, now updated for the start of 2020!
To celebrate, Nintendo's letting creators upload up to 100 courses each.
It's a week full of wonderful speedruns, and one mischievous goose.
You'll have to wait a teensy bit longer this spring to play the new Ori.
Hope you're ready to get lost in some ruins, and then smushed.
A new Sonic game? A new Arkham game? A crossover?
Over a dozen games will have demos available for a limited time.
The bar for Master Sword mastery is really, really high.
Thomas Happ answers our most pressing questions about today's announcement.
Tom Happ's been working on a follow-up to his Metroidvania for 4 years.
King of Cards is the most ambitious Shovel Knight game to date, but it's not quite the best.
Yacht Club Games concludes their deep dive into Specter of Torment's design!
In the penultimate entry, Yacht Club Games talks about the small but important details that can make the difference in a level.
Crystalis is also on its way to the NES version of the service.
Yacht Club shares their favorite secret areas; the art of positioning health pickups, and more.
Yacht Club Games explains the art of spacing, enemy placement, and more as it delves still further into the making of Specter of Torment.
In the first part of this Shovel Knight deep dive, Yacht Club Games explains the planning process behind Specter of Torment.
A bevy of new listings are teasing something new.
Yacht Club Games recounts the evolution of Shovel Knight's ambitious collection.
GENTLE LOVE re-arranges one of King Knight's jams.
Plus, there'll be a "PlayStation-exclusive secret homage."
Twenty-five years ago, Nintendo faced the threat of obsolescence with sheer bravado—and won.
They'll mark the end of Treasure Trove, but not for our brave blue Knight.
Tyson Hesse is no stranger to these blue quills and red kicks.
The Blue Bomber did quite well in his latest fight for everlasting peace.
The "Longest Passcode Level" isn't a troll. It's art.
The Switch Lite has been "additive."
"At first, we found it amusing that Ed Bryan's bag is being used as serious 'evidence.'"
The studio tweeted out a cavalcade of spooky references.
The smaller Switch is off to a big start.
The VCS is more like an "open PC," but recent controversies and delays paint a grim picture. We ask Atari's head where it's headed.
The HD remake of Super Monkey Ball's Wii installment is getting a classic, blue-quilled bonus.
Maybe don't get your hopes too high that this means anything, though.
Talking with developers and a few members of Killer Queen's dedicated New York arcade scene about the new multiplayer spin-off.
That's bonus Bubble Bobble bang for your buck.
Playtonic is just the first indie dev Nintendo will shout out via Mario Maker 2.
On top of this multiplayer and quality of life-focused update, Nintendo says new course parts are on the way.
After releasing these final two free updates, Yacht Club is moving on to new projects.
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