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The Making of Shovel Knight: Specter of Torment, Part 4: The Subtle Art of Backgrounds

In the penultimate entry, Yacht Club Games talks about the small but important details that can make the difference in a level.

Catching Up With Kawazu: The Legendary RPG Developer Talks SaGa and Why We Shouldn't Call Everything an RPG

SaGa series Director Akitoshi Kawazu and Producer Masanori Ichikawa talk to us about the series' revival in the West, Final Fantasy Legend, and the industry's tendency to call everything an "RPG."

How Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove Went From Minor DLC to a Collection Built to Last

Yacht Club Games recounts the evolution of Shovel Knight's ambitious collection.

A Massive Stardew Valley Update is Dropping Very Soon

The free 1.4 update is just around the corner for PC players.

Shovel Knight's Final Expansions Are Coming Next Month

They'll mark the end of Treasure Trove, but not for our brave blue Knight.

Stardew Valley's Creator on Self-Publishing, the "Everything" Update, and His Future as a Solo Developer

Talking to Eric "ConcernedApe" Barone about the future of the popular farming sim.

Shovel Knight Developers Say King of Cards and Showdown Mark "The End"

After releasing these final two free updates, Yacht Club is moving on to new projects.

What's Your Favorite Fighting Game of All-Time?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | Let's celebrate Evo 2019 by talking about our favorite fighting games.

Stardew Valley Fish Guide

Fishing is one of the best ways to make money in Stardew Valley. Here’s all of the info you need to know.

Minecraft: Story Mode Episodes Re-Listed At $100 Apiece On Xbox Store To Deter New Purchases

A high price to pay to play Story Mode before it disappears.

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.

Telltale's Minecraft: Story Mode is Getting Delisted From Online Storefronts Soon

Get it downloaded before it's gone forever.

What's Your Most Outlandish E3 2019 Prediction?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | It's time to predict things that will most definitely not happen at this year's E3.

Shakedown: Hawaii Developer Brian Provinciano Still Loves Making Oddball Ports, Even If It Makes His Life More Complicated

From MS-DOS to PSP, we look back on Retro City Rampage and Shakedown: Hawaii's peculiar port history with developer Brian Provinciano.

The Top 5 Animal Buddies in RPGs

Companions, friends, and killers: Your fuzzy RPG pals are whatever you need them to be.

Axe of the Blood God Presents: The 25 Best RPGs of All Time

From NetHack to The Witcher 3, we celebrate the greatest RPGs throughout gaming history.

Resident Evil 2, Kingdom Hearts 3, and More on Sale for PSN Golden Week

Celebrate this Japanese holiday in the states with good deals.

The Best Version of Every Final Fantasy Game

Some Final Fantasy games have remakes of their remakes. What's the definitive version of each single-player mainline installment? Let us help you.

PlayStation Network Name Changes Coming Today, but Not Every Game Will Support Your New ID

Sony's released a list of games with known PSN ID change issues.

PlayStation Store Now Offering Refunds, But There's a Catch

Maybe turn off your automatic download settings.

Sony No Longer Providing PlayStation Store Game Codes to Retailers [Update]

It looks like players won't be buying digital PS4 games from GameStop or Amazon anymore.

The Top 25 RPGs of All Time #5: Suikoden 2

Whenever Suikoden 2's bad translation fails to relay its incredible story, its remarkable visuals are right there to pick up the slack.

The PS Vita Officially Ends Production in Japan

The Vita, it turns out, no longer means "life."

Fortnite Season 8

Here's everything you need to know about Fortnite Battle Royale Season 8, including the pirate theme, Battle Pass cost, and upcoming map changes.

Reports of PlayStation Vita's Demise Aren't Exaggerated

Goodnight, sweet prince.

Shovel Knight's King of Cards Expansion Gets a New Release Date: Whenever It's Ready

By the Troupple King's dorsal stem! This is sad news indeed.

Catherine: Full Body Spoilers Leaked Online, and The Twists are Truly Strange

Major plot spoilers for Rin's storyline.

Stardew Valley Guide - Essential Tips to Help You Become the Ultimate Farmer

Everything you need to know to go from rags to riches in Stardew Valley.

Stardew Valley Villager Locations - Introduction Quest, Meet Everyone Explained

The first quest you are given is a tough one, but well worth doing. Here’s how to meet everyone in Stardew Valley.

Stardew Valley Marriage Guide - Gift Guide, Who Can You Romance in Stardew Valley?

Got your eye on someone special in Stardew Valley and wanna know what makes them tick. Look no further.

Chasm Review

Symphony of the Mines.

Chasm Release Date on PS4, Vita, and Steam Finally Confirmed

It's been a long time, but the game is almost here.

Starting Screen | The Vita Deserves to be Remembered as More Than a Failure

STARTING SCREEN | An ode to Sony's handheld, this week's releases, and more.

The First Super Robot Wars You Should Play

AXE OF THE BLOOD GOD | Kat and Nadia wrap Cosmic Star Heroine, talk about the impact of graphics, and pick the first Super Robot Wars you should play.

Catherine Remastered for PS4 and Vita With A Brand-New "Catherine"

Atlus' odd Catherine gets a remaster for this generation.

Super Robot Wars X Announced, English Subtitled Version Coming April 26

If you've never played a Super Robot Wars game because of the language barrier, now is your chance.

Summon Night 6 Survives Delays, Coming This Halloween

Gaijinworks finally offers up the goods on Summon Night 6.

Charted: Ranking All The Uncharted Games

Drake's done and Chloe's climbing, but which of the Uncharted games takes the treasure?

Secret of Mana Gets a Remake on PS4, Vita, and PC

Like Adventures of Mana, Seiken Densetsu 2 is getting a polish.

Falcom's President Shares the Studio's Secret to Surviving in the Brutally Competitive Games Industry for More Than 30 Years

INTERVIEW | We go in-depth with Toshiro Kondo on Ys VIII, the PS4, his first ever project at Falcom, and more.

Samurai Shodown V Special Preparing A Bloody Good Time On PS4 and Vita

The last official Neo Geo game is getting a bloody re-release.

Why Trails in the Sky Developer Falcom is Embracing the PS4, and Their Thoughts on the Switch

Falcom's president talks about the decline of the Vita, the rise of the PS4, and the Switch's prospects.

Valkyria Revolution Review: War Crimes

Sega's Valkyria Chronicles revival is a disappointment.

Sony Doesn't Really Like Talking About the Vita

It's a viable console in Asia!

Shovel Knight Uncovered: Breaking Down a Perfect Introduction Screen by Screen

DESIGN IN ACTION | Yacht Club Games' brilliant platformer called back to the golden age of gaming with a reminder that the best tutorial is experience.

Cult Indie Game Risk of Rain is Getting a 3D Sequel

Risk of Rain 2 will be a fully 3D follow-up to the popular indie game.

Danganronpa Team Announces Zanki Zero for PS4 and Vita

There's a new survival game afoot from the folks at Spike Chunsoft.

Romancing Saga 3 Remaster May Have "New Element" Added

Square Enix may boost the upcoming remaster of Romancing Saga 3 for PlayStation Vita and mobile.

Square Enix Remastering Romancing SaGa 3 For Vita, iOS, and Android

The publisher remasters one of its classic games.

Digimon Story Cyber Sleuth Gets a New Entry on PS4 and Vita

Hacker’s Memory is the other side to the original game.

Virtual-On Returns With A Certain Magical Index Crossover in 2018

PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita are getting the oddest series revival ever.

Cosmic Star Heroine Coming April 11 to PC and PS4

Zeboyd Games' science fiction RPG epic finally has a release date!

Shovel Knight Heads To Switch, Yacht Clubs Explains Spring Price Hike

Yacht Club Games announces the Shovel Knight is going to keep expanding.

The Handheld's Last Stand

2017 in Preview: The final days of 3DS and Vita herald the end of an entire way of gaming.

USgamer's Best Games of 2016: Our Game of the Year

At last, we choose our favorite game of 2016!

USgamer's Best Games of 2016: The Game Universe We'd Like to Live In

We take a moment to pick our favorite game worlds from 2016.

USgamer's Best Games of 2016: Best Visual Style

What were the best-looking games of 2016?

Our Favorites: Each USgamer Staff Member Picks Their 10 Best Games of the Year

We all voted on the best of 2016, but here are our personal favorites.

USgamer's Best Games of 2016: Best Single-Player Campaign

We kick off our annual awards with a look at the best in this year's single-player campaigns.

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero PlayStation 4 Review: Ret-2-Go!

Shantae is back, and she brought the magic.

Toukiden 2 Hunts the Americas in Spring 2017

Omega Force's action RPG finally has a concrete release window in North America.

Valkyria Chronicles Sequel Heads West and Expands to Xbox One in 2017

The Valkyria Chronicles sequel is coming to the Americas and Europe, with a new friend in tow.

Shovel Knight's Specter of Torment Will Be Even More Different Than You Think

Yacht Club Games talks about Specter of Torment's new story and structure, as well as why they keep putting out such elaborate expansions for free.

Danganronpa V3 Heads West for PS4 and Vita in 2017

The next Danganronpa is coming to our shores as Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony.

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero Is Done, Release Date Incoming

Wayforward's Kickstarted platformer is finished, but it has to get through platform submission before a release date is offered.

Dynasty Warriors: Godseekers Brings Musou Tactics to PS4 & Vita on Jan 31

Koei Tecmo America bringing Dynasty Warriors: Eiketsuden to our shores.

Zero Escape 999 and VLR Coming to PC, PS4, and Vita in 2017

Aksys Games and Spike Chunsoft are bringing 999 and Virtue’s Last Reward to a new audience.

World of Final Fantasy Review-in-Progress: Day 1

Square Enix's enigmatic RPG turns out to be as substantial as it is adorable.

Square Enix "Committed To Bringing More Dragon Quest Titles" West

Dragon Quest may have gotten the short end before now, but Square Enix isn't leaving the West behind anymore.

USstreamer: Nadia Clubs Rocks and Monsters Alike in Dragon Quest Builders at 4 PM ET / 1 PM PT [Uploaded on YouTube!]

Join Nadia this afternoon as she takes up the mallet of the legendary Builder and turns mighty mountains into Swiss cheese.

NIS America Publishing Touhou Genso Wanderer in US on Feb 7

Two Touhou titles are coming to North America next year.

Bloodstained Being Published By 505 Games

Castlevania's spiritual successor finds a new publisher.

September Community Power Poll: Dragon Quest VII Gets Its Moment in the Sun

Destiny is hogging the headlines, but our readers are busy enjoying a long-awaited remake.

New Danganronpa V3 Coming to Japan On January 12, 2017

Spike Chunsoft's latest visual novel has a Japanese release date.

Dragon Quest: Builders Demo Hits PS4 and Vita Today

Think of it as a temp structure to make use of until they complete construction on the real thing.

Saga: Scarlet Grace Details Recall PSOne Classic Saga Frontier

Square Enix' Vita-only follow-up to the Saga franchise, sounds like a game in the Saga franchise.

NIS America Bringing God Wars to PS4 and Vita in Early 2017

Kadokawa Games' tactical RPG is heading Westward. Starving tactics fans rejoice.

Bloodstained Delayed Into the First Half of 2018

The spiritual successor to Igarashi's Castlevania games needs another year in its coffin.

Hyper Light Drifter for Wii U and Vita Canned Due to Port Problems and Health Issues

If you were hoping to see the Wii U or Vita, Heart Machine has some bad news.

2016 Video Game Release Dates & Reviews

Here's all the games coming in 2016, that we know of, constantly updated for your benefit.

God Eater 2: Rage Burst Gets the Monster Hunter Basics, but None of the Nuance

While this might be the closest you'll come to playing Capcom's hit RPG on the PC, you may be better off just buying a 3DS.

"Dragon Quest Builders is Minecraft Meets Dragon Quest!" OK, but What Does That Actually Mean?

Looking beyond the slimy blue skin of Square Enix's construction sandbox adventure.

Shiren the Wanderer Vita Review: Rogue Leader

The original console roguelike returns to show the new kids how it's done.

Nintendo NX: Does the World Want Another Dedicated Portable?

If the reports about the Nintendo NX are true, are we even sure that the mainstream consumer wants another dedicate portable system?

Summon Night 6 to Bring PlayStation Devotees the Closest Thing They're Gonna Get to Fire Emblem in Feb. 2017

But, you can order the impressively excessive limited edition now.

Gaming Deserves Another Handheld Like the Vita

It's just a shame we probably won't get it.

Odin Sphere Leifthrasir: Vanillaware's Perfectly Imperfect Game

Odin Sphere Leifthrasir is a wonderfully warm game despite its flaws (and occasionally because of them).

USgamer Power Poll: Here are the Games You've All Been Enjoying Most in June

One big game continues to get traction with the USG community, but there are a few surprises as well. Plus: The staff also shares what they're playing.

Grand Kingdom PlayStation Vita Review: Just Short of Greatness

A clever and very attractive tactics RPG that is nevertheless missing that certain something.

That Time at E3 That NIS America Tried to Get Me Drunk

Not that they needed to; their lineup of niche software stands on its own.

Dragon Quest Builders Truly is the Dragon Quest of Minecraft Clones

Not just in appearance, but in terms of its fundamental design philosophy.

Summon Night 6 Breaks Borders With Western Launch in 2017

Gaijinworks brings a localized version of the strategy RPG to PlayStation 4 and Vita.

NIS Discusses Criminal Girls 2 Content Changes for Western Release

NIS America decides to be open and honest about why it's making changes to Criminal Girls 2.

Retronauts Micro Returns to Phantomile With a Look At Klonoa

We'll probably never see another entry in Namco's dreamlike platform action series, and that's a darned shame.

The Final Fantasist: A Conversation With Yoshitaka Amano

COVER STORY: The artist who has given life to so many Final Fantasy games speaks about his inspirations, the difference between fine and commercial art, and his current projects.

I Am Setsuna: Turning Back Time to Chrono Trigger

Square Enix' latest RPG is aimed right at JRPG fans' nostalgia.

Blog: The Spirit of Working Designs Lives on Through Summon Night 5

Gaijinworks is seriously partying like it's 1999.

Project Setsuna Heads West, But Not on Vita

Square Enix announces I Am Setsuna for PlayStation 4 and Steam. Cue cries of anguish.

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