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Ten Metroid-Like Games To Play While Waiting For Samus’ Return
on July 03, 2015 at 02:00 PM
One of the biggest disappointments coming out of E3 was the lack of what many people feel is a proper entry in Nintendo's Metroid series. Even Nintendo understands the complaints , but that doesn't mean we'll be getting the Metroid that everyone wants anytime soon . Thankfully, gamers no...
Other Game Series That Deserve The Theatrhythm Treatment
on December 20, 2014 at 06:30 PM
Final Fantasy is a huge series with lots of memorable tracks – enough tracks to fill up two rhythm games, as it turns out. It’s not the only series ( and nether is Dragon Quest ), however, full of enough fantastic music to merit its own dedicated rhythm game release. Castlevania Much like...
Rearmed - Ten Unique Weapons That Change Our Favorite Games
on November 06, 2014 at 03:43 PM
In most games, weapons are the player’s main way of interacting with the world. Enemies come at you and you dispatch them with whatever armament you’ve got. I imagine it must be extremely difficult to design a continually engaging gameplay system around a single weapon (I struggle even now...
6 Super Smash Bros. Fighter Hopefuls We're Disappointed Didn't Make The Cut
on October 04, 2014 at 06:59 PM
Since the beginning of 2012, we've written three different features about who we want to see in Super Smash Bros. on 3DS and Wii U. Some of our hopes found fruition – most did not. These are the characters we wanted to see that we're most disappointed don't appear in the game. Shortly...
Five Video Game Song Re-Imaginings Better Than The Originals
on July 13, 2014 at 07:24 PM
Classic video game soundtracks are dangerous to play with. It's easy to change them considering the limited palette of sounds they were originally created with, but change them too much and they lose what made them special. Sometimes though, modernizing a soundtrack works, and hearing a classic video...
More Great Games That Don't Cost A Dime
on March 06, 2014 at 05:44 PM
A few weeks back we took a look at some of the best free games currently available. We heard some of your favorites in the comments, and now we are back with another list of stellar free-to-play titles worthy of your attention. Whether you’re looking for a fast-paced shooter, an MMO, or a side...
Discussing The Best Wii Games Of All Time
on January 07, 2014 at 11:30 AM
Nintendo has abandoned the Wii, fully embracing its future the Wii U. The console may not have been beloved by all gamers, but there were some undeniably fantastic games that released for the system. We counted down a full list of of 25 best Wii games in the latest issue of the magazine , but for the...
The Essential Wiiware List
on April 18, 2012 at 02:00 PM
This week we return to the essential downloadable games of this generation, shining light on the newest titles that no gamer should miss. Last year we outlined some of the best games across the life of the major console download services, with an eye towards including the important early games on the...
The 3DS Essentials
on February 27, 2012 at 12:30 PM
The Nintendo 3DS shook off its shaky launch with the help of a price drop and some high-profile games. The once-troubled handheld is now riding high at retail, with Nintendo announcing worldwide sales of more than 15 million units at the end of 2011. Recently, the 3DS became the fastest selling video...
Replay Value: Games With Multiple Endings
on May 02, 2011 at 08:30 PM
If interactivity is what sets games apart from other mediums, then the narrative games that have the most potential to show off this form of art are those that feature multiple endings based on your decisions. Amongst the many games with multiple endings, some settle for simple dual options based on...
Indie Week Day One: Excellence In Visual Art
on February 24, 2011 at 01:00 PM
[Welcome to Indie Week at gameinformer.com. We’ve got a full seven days of indie game coverage leading up to the 2011 Independent Games Festival Awards. Check back daily for coverage of the top independent games of the year.] A unique art direction can set a game apart from the throng in a sea...
Indie Week: An Introduction To The IGF
on February 24, 2011 at 12:59 PM
Welcome back to Game Informer’s annual Indie Week – a celebration of little studios with big ideas – leading up to the 2011 Independent Game Festival Awards . Over the next seven days we’ll be taking a look at more than 25 titles nominated in seven unique categories, providing...
Five Great Downloadable Games You May Have Missed In 2010
on November 26, 2010 at 05:01 PM
2010 has been a standout year for downloadable games. We’ve gathered a list of several standouts that may have slipped under your radar. As independent developers continue to branch into new territory on the various downloadable game platforms, we’re seeing an increasing number of incredibly...
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