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Rocket League Launching On Xbox One On February 17
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Mad Catz Losses Jump, 37 Percent Of Staff To Be Laid Off On Weak Rock Band Hardware Sales
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Gigantic Developer Motiga Suffers ‘Significant, Temporary Layoffs’ That Will Impact Game Progress
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PlayStation 1’s Final Fantasy IX Arrives On iOS, Android
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Oculus Rift Plus PC Bundle Pre-Orders Open February 16, Start At $1,549
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Investigate A Cult In This Dying Light: The Following Launch Trailer
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Twisted Pixel Co-Founder Michael Wilford Departs Studio
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What Do Amiibos Do In What Games?
on October 04, 2015 at 05:10 PM
Nintendo still hasn't fully revealed exactly how amiibos will function across its many games, but we plan on keeping track of their compatibility in this feature. Nintendo’s amiibos differ from comparable toys like Skylanders and Disney Infinity figures in they will work across a collection...
19 Questions For 2015 Nintendo World Championship Winner John Numbers
on July 19, 2015 at 07:04 PM
Last month during E3, Nintendo held its first World Championship in more than a decade . We got a chance to speak with its winner, John Goldberg A.K.A. John Numbers about the event. John is familiar with the competitive video games scene as a competitive Smash Bros. player, but flying to Los Angeles...
Opinion – Super Smash Bros. Brawl Is My Favorite In The Series
on April 15, 2015 at 05:11 PM
Super Smash Bros. Brawl is not a bad game. I’m surprised that I have to say that up front, but many Smash fans claim it is, especially now during the revival of Melee’s competitive scene and the release of the fourth Super Smash Bros. on Wii U and 3DS. Some see Melee as the pinnacle of the...
The Top Ten Throws
on February 26, 2015 at 05:14 PM
Throwing characters and objects in games is immensely entertaining. Throws can be humorous, destructive, preposterous, and epic all at once. We’ve tossed together this list of the top 10 throws in gaming, highlighting the diverse and most impactful ones. As long as a character or object is moved...
Replay – Super Smash Bros.
on November 22, 2014 at 08:00 AM
Super Smash Bros. has finally returned, and as you may have read, it's pretty darned good . To mark this occasion, the Replay crew decided to set their clocks back to 1999 and check out the original Nintendo 64 game that started it all. Have the visuals aged well? Is it still fun? Will the editors...
Analyzing The New Super Smash Bros. Characters
on August 25, 2014 at 06:39 PM
The Smash Bros. series has always pulled together a diverse roster of characters, and Super Smash Bros. is no different. While rumors continue to surface of potential additions, Nintendo has already confirmed a host of newcomers. How will they stack up to the series' veterans? Let's find out...
Video Recap - Nintendo's E3 2014 Press Conference
on June 10, 2014 at 10:15 PM
For the second year in a row, Nintendo has opted out of the traditional E3 press conference. On Tuesday morning, Nintendo unveiled its new "Nintendo Digital Event" pre-made video and it contained plenty of announcements. Game Informer's Jeff Cork and Kyle Hilliard met up in an L.A. hotel...
Game Ideas That Were Crazy Enough To Work
on February 25, 2014 at 03:54 PM
PopCap latest installment in its Plants vs. Zombies franchise was a bit unorthodox, to say the least. Rather than follow up with yet another dose of reliable lawn-defense action, the studio decided to create an action-packed shooter, in the style of a Battlefield or Call of Duty. It’s just the...
Attention to Detail: 10 Things That Make Any Game Better
on November 22, 2012 at 04:12 PM
Great ideas are the foundations of great games, and no one can deny that developers today create many entertaining concepts. Even so, sometimes the simple things get overlooked. Every gamer has stopped in the middle of playing and wondered why a developer failed to include an obviously useful feature...
The Pillars of eSports
on June 29, 2012 at 02:00 PM
Last week, we discussed what the term eSports meant and made a case for why people might enjoy it. This week, we talk about the core games and franchises that make up the eSports scene. Just as traditional sports include different games like football, baseball, and hockey, eSports are comprised of many...
Game Informer Editors Set Guinness World Record
on March 20, 2011 at 05:15 PM
Earlier this year, a copy of Guinness World Records 2011: Gamer’s Edition showed up at our office. I spent some time flipping through its pages, amused at records for high scores in Donkey Konga and minigames from Zelda. As I continued reading it, I started thinking about getting in the book myself...
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