Nostalgia is subjective.
"I listen to what I want! You have problem?"
The last minute changes to Garnet, its diverse development team, and other tidbits on Final Fantasy 9's 20th anniversary.
Final Fantasy 9 once relied on nostalgia, and now we're all nostalgic for it itself.
Let's celebrate the simple beauty of sprite-based games.
What is and what could have been.
Xenogears 2 died for Spirits Within, much like how Chu-Chu died for your sins.
USgamer spoke with six filmmakers about their work and how it makes gaming history accessible to viewers.
Director Yasumi Matsuno dropped this nugget on Twitter a little while ago, and it's well worth a read.
Demos and digital events are on the way to fill your summer.
Grab a cup of green tea and watch the master at work.
It's not hard to understand why Mega Man Legends 2 still has a small but enthusiastic fanbase.
Final Fantasy has many memorable characters. Let's talk about the ones we like best.
With Final Fantasy 7 Remake's new delay, let's look back on the first glimpse we got of a better-looking Cloud.
This is the story of Mick West: co-founder of Neversoft, and one of the most well-respected conspiracy theory debunkers around.
We talk to game preservation experts about what's been preserved, what's been squirreled away, and what's already been lost.
The lamentations of a tragic guitar player.
He says he's already working with a university museum on exhibiting the unit next year.
That's around $380,000 after fees and still a record, but it looks like high-spender interest really peaked weeks ago.
He doesn't know about any plans for the series, though.
This mobile game is hair-raising as a handheld experience.
Vagrant Story is a great game, but it shouldn't be excused from hard-hitting questions.
When it comes to video game discourse, everything old is forever new.
There weren't any car chases, but it's still a harrowing tale.
Bet it all on Green Team.
Sony says it does not feel the "vision of E3 2020" is the right venue for showing PS5 and other announcements.
The PS5's new logo isn't groundbreaking, but there's value in sticking to what works.
It's a week full of wonderful speedruns, and one mischievous goose.
The days of rigid console generations looks like it might be behind us.
The Kombat arena seems to be expanding.
New box art details indicate the remake might be a timed exclusive.
Devs recall how a tech test and late nights led to the king of 3D fighters.
Plus, some Breath of Fire 2 memories!
COMMUNITY QUESTION | This week is the 25th anniversary of the PlayStation, so let's look back on our fondest memories of Sony's first consoles.
The music that defined a generation. Oh and Nirvana, I guess.
Shuhei Yoshida will meanwhile be heading up a new indie-focused initiative.
The studio tweeted out a cavalcade of spooky references.
Reports are indicating the anticipated sequel has been pushed back.
It's not fully clear as to why, though.
The Fresh Prince collaborator was dazzled by his in-game cameo.
The chairman is moving on from Sony Interactive Entertainment.
An excerpt from the new book Arcade Perfect, following a programmer's daunting task with NBA Jam T.E.
Kinda makes us wish mo-cap suit Tony was a secret costume.
Reexamining one of the most divisive games in the series on its 20th anniversary.
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater turns 20 in September, so we spoke to people across the industry who remember the series fondly.
We're getting close to more directors than Uncharted games.
A remaster needs to give us the option to drop-kick Poshul into the sea, though.
COMMUNITY QUESTION | Let's celebrate Evo 2019 by talking about our favorite fighting games.
Only '90s kids remember mass shootings at an amusement park being used as a throwaway story device. Also: Chatter about Slay the Spire, Bloodstained, and a big apology for screwing up the TurboGrafx-16 Console Quest.
A 20th anniversary celebration seems to be teasing something more on the horizon.
From the NES Classic to the Sega Genesis Classic, we break down the best retro video game consoles you should buy—and which ones you should avoid.
In this ranking of the best Resident Evil games, we decide which ones are Tyrant-grade and which ones are basic, brain-dead zombies.
COMMUNITY QUESTION | What is the first video game Mt. Everest you have successfully climbed?
Fears of DMCA takedowns will result in a different endgame.
From NetHack to The Witcher 3, we celebrate the greatest RPGs throughout gaming history.
A cartridge's save battery is finite. Just like a parent's love.
New tech specs, drastically decreased load times, and more.
AXE OF THE BLOOD GOD | Our RPG podcast dives into the excellent RPGs that didn't quite make the cut.
Square Enix published a tell-all video about Final Fantasy 9's development. As the Skeksis would say, "Hmmmm!"
Whenever Suikoden 2's bad translation fails to relay its incredible story, its remarkable visuals are right there to pick up the slack.
AXE OF THE BLOOD GOD | We add Suikoden 2 to the Top 25 RPG countdown with the help of guest Jason Schreier.
AXE OF THE BLOOD GOD | The Top 25 RPG Countdown continues, but we've got a lot of news to cover first.
PlayStation's Shawn Layden opens up today's DICE Summit 2019 talks.
We look back on the kart racing hit with Naughty Dog's co-founders and Crash Team Racing's lead artist.
Now we just need someone to make a cake of Polygon Man.
Listen to some interesting details from the N64 porting process.
Resident Evil 2 is just feeding our hunger for more.
GUEST POST | A Silent Hill producer reflects on what drew him to the perennially haunted series, and what it was like to work on it during its troubled years.
The Italian regulators had an issue with Sony's marketing of PS Plus.
First week sales for both PlayStation Classic and SNES Classic highlights a wide gap.
More details about the PlayStation Classic.
The Amusement Tax rolls over to PlayStation.
But maybe don't consider that a negative.
We help you decide which PlayStation Classic games are worth going back to.
STARTING SCREEN | Licensing issues and questionable choices keep PS1 from reaching its potential.
Parasite Eve, Arc the Lad, Armored Core, and others make for a more tempting package.
As Sony reveals all 20 games included on the PlayStation Classic, we're left asking where some of the console's biggest hitters are.
Sony has followed Nintendo's lead and is releasing a mini PlayStation Classic later in 2018. Here's everything we know, including a release date, games list, price, and more. Pre-Orders are now live.
Sony's revealed the first five games on the PlayStation Classic, so we dreamed up our own expanded line-up of what should join it.
But if Sony remembers the power of the PlayStation's RPGs, it should be fine.
Symphony of the Night's Western success took Konami by surprise, and Richter's infamous quip might've played a small part in it.
The Power of PlayStation takes most of us straight back to the '90s.
18 years later, Scars of Time still gives me the shivers.
One of the greatest tactics RPGs ever outshines its better-known successor.
STARTING SCREEN | An ode to Sony's handheld, this week's releases, and more.
A surprise Resident Evil 2 remake, plus gameplay trailers for The Last of Us: Part 2, Death Stranding, and more.
At a theater near you.
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