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Axe of the Blood God Talks About RPGs Born of Non-RPG Game Franchises

Mega Man X be like, "This 'RPG hero' thing can't be too hard, right? ...Oh no."

PlayStation Plus Free Games For June Gives You a Chance to Catch Up on the Borderlands Series

Sonic Mania and Borderlands: The Handsome Collection headline June's free PS Plus games.

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Axe of the Blood God Talks About RPGs Born of Non-RPG Game Franchises

Mega Man X be like, "This 'RPG hero' thing can't be too hard, right? ...Oh no."

PlayStation Plus Free Games For June Gives You a Chance to Catch Up on the Borderlands Series

Sonic Mania and Borderlands: The Handsome Collection headline June's free PS Plus games.

Breaking Down the Subtle and Not So Subtle '90s References in the Sonic the Hedgehog Movie Trailer

The Sonic the Hedgehog movie trailer hints at a hedgehog of contrasts.

The Sonic the Hedgehog Movie Trailer Is Bizarre and Wrong, but You Must Watch It

You took a wrong turn at Green Hill Zone and stumbled into a gangsta's paradise, baby.

Dreams Wants to Make Game Developers of Us All, And I'm Convinced It's Working

Dreams has scope unlike any other creation-focused game before it.

A Yakuza JRPG and Our Other Favorite Video Game April Fools Jokes From Today

Here are the good gags from this year's April Fool's.

I Can't Wait to See How Ugly Live-Action Sonic Is

Here's the first poster for the Sonic live-action movie.

Sonic Mania Plus Presents a Mighty Challenge and a Little Ray of Sunshine

Encore Mode is both a chore and a nice spindash of excitement.

Team Sonic Racing Officially Announced

Rev up for some Sonic racing.

Check Out the First Episode of the Sonic Mania Adventure Mini Cartoon

The first in a five-part series.

New Sonic Racing Game Teased at SXSW

Sega shows off a familiar "R"

Sonic Mania Fixes That Annoying Home Button Problem on the Nintendo Switch

The home button lag should be gone now.

Sonic Adventure 3 Probably Won't Happen Anytime Soon

Sonic Team isn't really interested in revisiting that well.

Group Cracks Sonic Mania's Denuvo DRM

After eight days and a small controversy, a group breaks past Sonic Mania's Denuvo DRM.

All Fan Fiction is Real Thanks to Sonic Forces Persona 5 DLC

Sonic Forces is out November 7

The People Who Never Gave up on Sonic: A Deep Dive Into the Most Curious (and Passionate) Fandom on the Internet

Despite a flurry of critically panned games, fans have stuck with the speedy blue hedgehog.

Sonic Mania Review: Rolling Around at the Speed of Schmaltz

Sonic's first true 2D, pixelated outing since 2004's Sonic Advance 3 was well worth the wait.

Sonic Mania Could Affect the Direction of Future Sonic Games

There are more fans of 2D Sonic games than you might think.

Sonic Mania Already Has a Special Vinyl on the Way

Pre-orders for the Sonic-blue record begin in July.

Sonic Mania Might Have Accidentally Revealed Summer Release Date

It'll still be a couple months 'til you're rolling around at the speed of sound.

Two SNES Classic Edition Game Collections We Would Like to See

Bonus: We also imagine a (good) Genesis Classic Edition.

Watch Sonic the Hedgehog's 25th Anniversary Party Live Tonight at 6 PM PT

Tune in for the Blue Blur's quarter-century birthday party, and see the (probable) reveal of the next Sonic game.

Video Game Cheats 'n Beatums #41: Grab Bag Cheats

It’s time to initiate big head mode.

What's Next for Sonic the Hedgehog (and friends)?

With a new Sonic Boom game on the horizon, Jaz talks to Sega producer Omar Woodley about the future of the franchise.

3D Ecco the Dolphin Review 3DS: Chicken of the Sea

M2 does its best to make this '90s relic a little more dolphin-safe.

USdealhunter: Tomb Raider, Pokemon Y, and VGX Steam Sale

USgamer brings you some of the best deals coming at you this weekend and next week.

3D Sonic the Hedgehog Review: Giving a Sega Classic the Reverence it Deserves

M2 teaches this old 'hog some new tricks with another stunning port.

The Legend of Zelda and the Road Not Taken

How A Link Between Worlds defines Zelda's future by revisiting (and rewriting) its past.

The 10 Best Genesis/Mega Drive and Top 5 Sega CD Games

Sega's Genesis turns 25 today, and we're marking the occasion by celebrating the USgamer community's 10 favorite Genesis and top 5 Sega CD games.

The USgamer Community Reflects on Sega Genesis

We look back on their Mega Drive memories to celebrate 25 years of Sega's 16-bit wonder.

EGX: Cloudbuilt's Jet-Propelled Parkour

This new parkour platformer challenges your old-school Sonic and Mega Man skills... in 3D.

Sega and Sony Almost Teamed Up on a Console

Sega of America's former CEO details the system that almost happened.