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Replay of the Blood God: Watch the First Part of Our Final Fantasy IV Let's Play!

Kat kicks off her Let's Play of Final Fantasy IV by bombing a village, conning a prince, and killing lots of wildlife.

USgamer's One-Hit Wonders Grapple With an NES Classic

Bob, Jeremy, Kat, and Nadia swing their way toward victory with Capcom's Bionic Commando.

Celebrate Mighty No. 9 Going Gold with a Stream of the Greatest Mega Man Ever*

*(Or maybe just join the chat so you can argue endlessly about whether Mega Man 2 or 3 is best. Join the debate at 5 p.m. ET/2 p.m. PT!)

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Replay of the Blood God: Watch the First Part of Our Final Fantasy IV Let's Play!

Kat kicks off her Let's Play of Final Fantasy IV by bombing a village, conning a prince, and killing lots of wildlife.

USgamer's One-Hit Wonders Grapple With an NES Classic

Bob, Jeremy, Kat, and Nadia swing their way toward victory with Capcom's Bionic Commando.

Celebrate Mighty No. 9 Going Gold with a Stream of the Greatest Mega Man Ever*

*(Or maybe just join the chat so you can argue endlessly about whether Mega Man 2 or 3 is best. Join the debate at 5 p.m. ET/2 p.m. PT!)

Retronauts Explores Little Samson, Mega Man's Hipster Cousin

Before he vanished from the public eye, Mega Man's original creator left the world with this final gift.

Today's USstreamer Retro Show Kicks Off the Mega Man-a-thon [Archived]

It's like a marathon, but with an N in place of the R. We begin at the beginning, with the original Mega Man for NES!

Uncharted IV: A Thief's End Video Preview

Bob takes on 15 minutes of Madagascar in the long-awaited next installment of Naughty Dog's blockbuster series.

One-Hit Wonders Returns as We Take on Life Force

But who can get the furthest without losing a life? Therein lies the rub!

Nintendo's All-Time Greats: Our Comprehensive Guide to the Best NES Games

A comprehensive video guide to the best games of the NES, from 1985 to 1994, with helpful advice on where to find these classic masterpieces legally!

The 10 Essential Last-Gen Console RPGs

The newest consoles are a little light on must-have RPGs yet, but that just means now is the perfect time to catch up on the greats from last generation.

Video Feature: The Iconic Sounds of Gaming

From Pac-Man to Metal Gear Solid, we highlight the importance of sound effects in games.

Video Feature: A Brief History of Zombies in Video Games

Take a look at how the undead have changed over the years with our video tour of zombies through the generations.

Celebrate July 4th by Remembering America's Only Major Handheld Console

25 years ago, Atari gave us the Lynx. We count down its 10 best all-American games.

Who Makes the Best Sonic the Hedgehog Games?

More than a dozen different developers have tried their hand at creating Sonic's adventures, but all Sonic games are definitely not created equal. Whose are best? Consider the facts and weigh in!

The Heartbreaking Casualties of Nintendo's Wi-Fi Connection Shutdown

We lament the most tragic losses to result from the end of Nintendo's Internet service for Wii and DS games.

What are the Best PSP Games to Play on Vita?

We've picked out 10 of them. Load up your shiny new Vita slim with these last-gen greats!

Video Feature: 10 of the Worst Superhero Games

Heroes don't always win and superhero games aren't always good. Here's a few of the absolute worst.

Exploring Game Boy's True Successor, Bandai WonderSwan

10 years after Game Boy revolutionized portable games, its creator took a swing at creating a faithful follow-up.

Mario Golf: World Tour 3DS Review: Class Clown, Pro Golfer

Camelot's latest tries to offer up laughs alongside hardcore golfing. Sometimes, it succeeds.

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Watch Dogs on PS4 Is "Pretty Fricking Close" to the PC Version

The floodgates have opened and we finally have some more concrete information on Ubisoft's Watch Dogs.

Theatrhythm Curtain Call Coming West with Over 200 Final Fantasy Songs

The second installment in the music game series brings new characters, new modes and a whole heap of classic songs.

Epic Games Reaches For Everyone With Unreal Engine 4 Subscription Fee

The engine developer is offering its latest creation for only $19 a month.

Watch Dogs Coming May 27, Was Too "Repetitive" Before Delay

Watch Dogs gets a firm release date and we learn why the game was delayed in the first place.

Drunken Robot Pornography PC Review: Cleanest Game on the Internet

Drunken Robot Pornography is totally not what you think it is, unless you think it's a first-person bullet-hell arena shooter.

JPgamer: Bullet Heaven

With shmup specialists Cave seemingly pulling out of the West, what better time to have a look back at some of their best work? Three, two, one, go!

Tomb Raider Definitive Edition PS4 & Xbox One Review: Challenging The PC

The new version of Tomb Raider isn't worth a double-dip, but it stands far ahead what has come before.

Titanfall Alpha Footage Leaks Onto the Net

Despite the currently running alpha test being subject to a non-disclosure agreement, players have been sharing footage. Catch it while you can.

Twitch Viewers More Than Double to 45 Million in 2013

The game streaming service grew immensely last year.

Video Preview: The Games We’re Most Excited for in 2014

Take a peek at the upcoming games we're currently most excited about.

2014 in Preview: Can Everquest Next Take MMOs to the Next Level?

Everquest Next is doing something no MMO has attempted before: smushing Minecraft and Molten Core together. Yeah, Mike and Cass had the same response.

There's a New Robocop Game

I'd buy that for a dollar. Actually, no, I'm all right; I think I'll open a savings account instead.

2013 in Review: Our Earliest Video Gaming Memories

We all have plenty of favorite gaming memories. But what about our very earliest one? The team looks way, way back into their childhoods to figure that out.

Gaming YouTubers Struck with Wave of Copyright Claims

Is this the beginning of a big shift for gaming-related video content creators?

VGX 2013: Titanfall's New Classes, Telltale's Borderlands Game, and No Man's Sky

Here's all the winners and announcements from this year's version of Spike TV's Video Game Awards show.

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.

Adventure Time: Explore the Dungeon Because I DON'T KNOW Wii U Review

Much as the title would suggest, we find ourselves feeling a little uncertain about the merits of this eccentric but repetitive Gauntlet-alike.

Xbox One vs. PS4: How Useful Are They As Entertainment Systems?

How have the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 fared as shiny new additions to USgamer's entertainment centers? Jaz, Jeremy, and Mike talk about their trials and tribulations with these cutting edge, all-in-one gaming/media machines.

The Legend of Zelda and the Road Not Taken

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

Does PlayStation 4 Live Up to Its Hype? USgamer's In-Depth Hardware Review

We locked ourselves in a hotel room with Sony’s new system for two days, and here’s what we saw.

Road to Next-Gen: On Hard Drives and SkyDrives

Prospective Xbox One owners, this post is for you; let's talk storage.

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.

Beyond Creator Says No One Can Define What a Video Game Is

Quantic Dream's David Cage wants us to have a more open game industry with less labels

EGX: Cloudbuilt's Jet-Propelled Parkour

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

EGX: East Meets West in Assault Android Cactus' Bullet Hell

We check out Australian indie developer Witch Beam Games' upcoming manic shooter Assault Android Cactus, and how it's drawn inspiration from Radiant Silvergun, Ikaruga and the distinctive Dreamcast-era "Sega look."

Explore All of Great Britain in Minecraft

UK mapping service Ordnance Survey uses its own data to create a 3.6GB Minecraft world.

Fallout Fan Film Explores Legate Lanius' Origins

An ambitious fan project has finally come to fruition -- watch it right here.

Space Hulk Review

Plodding, ponderous and not-quite polished. Space Hulk could have been so good.

How Konami Remade Its Own HD Remake

Digital Foundry's John Linneman explores the drastic effect the recent Zone of the Enders HD patch had on performance.

Indies Did This: Season of Releases

Wondering what the indies have been up to last week? Releasing games, that's what. Lots o'em.

Everquest Next is All About Creation and Destruction

Sony Online shows off two different products with the Everquest Next name.

Love for the Middle Child: Mario Bros. Turns 30

Mario and Luigi leapt into their first starring roles in an arcade adventure its creators seem oddly eager to forget.

Close Your Eyes: Games Without Sight

A new studio, headed up by a veteran of the Xbox project, aims to create games that are driven primarily by sound.

The Rap Game[r]

"Xenogears, that's the type of game that relieves my fears." We're right there with you, Del.

A Realm Reborn, the MMO for MMO Idiots Like Me

An MMO novice talks to Naoki Yoshida, the man tasked with reinventing Final Fantasy XIV from the ground up, and likes what he hears.

Classic Board Game Agricola Hits iOS App Store

Uwe Rosenberg's board game Agricola has finally arrived on the App Store. This ain't no FarmVille.

USG Reacts to Nintendo's E3 Presentation

Nintendo gave us its E3 Nintendo Direct at some ungodly hour this morning; the USG team gives its thoughts on the content therein.