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Regular Show game is an amalgam of old-school genres

Not to be outdone by its contemporary, Adventure Time, and the upcoming Adventure Time: Explore the Dungeon Because I DON’T KNOW!, Cartoon Network toon Regular Show is getting a long-titled game of its own, Regular Sho...   more

Regular Show game is an amalgam of old-school genres photo


Regular Show game is an amalgam of old-school genres photo
Regular Show game is an amalgam of old-school genres photo
Regular Show game is an amalgam of old-school genres photo
Regular Show game is an amalgam of old-school genres photo
Regular Show game is an amalgam of old-school genres photo
Regular Show game is an amalgam of old-school genres photo



Wii U delay brought way more content to Rayman Legends

Rayman Legends is finally almost here. The delay of the Wii U version after the announcement of PS3, 360, and Vita ports seems worlds away, but I'm finally about to embark on the evolution of the gorgeous, 2D platforming good...   more

Wii U delay brought way more content to Rayman Legends photo


Wii U delay brought way more content to Rayman Legends photo
Wii U delay brought way more content to Rayman Legends photo
Wii U delay brought way more content to Rayman Legends photo
Wii U delay brought way more content to Rayman Legends photo
Wii U delay brought way more content to Rayman Legends photo
Wii U delay brought way more content to Rayman Legends photo



The LEGO Movie Videogame announced for everything

In today's universe-imploding news, TT Games is working on a new LEGO title based on the upcoming The LEGO Movie which, if you haven't seen the trailer, essentially looks like a big-screen adaptation of the studio's games. Th...   more

The LEGO Movie Videogame announced for everything photo


The LEGO Movie Videogame announced for everything photo
The LEGO Movie Videogame announced for everything photo
The LEGO Movie Videogame announced for everything photo
The LEGO Movie Videogame announced for everything photo
The LEGO Movie Videogame announced for everything photo
The LEGO Movie Videogame announced for everything photo



Ratchet & Clank: Into the Nexus announced for PS3

As many of you guessed, the teaser from this morning was indeed for a new Ratchet game. That title is called Ratchet & Clank: Into the Nexus. Coming off of All 4 One and Full Frontal Assault, the new installment is hitti...   more

Ratchet & Clank: Into the Nexus announced for PS3 photo

Shovel Knight update reveals female Shield Knight

Through updates on Yacht Club Games' Shovel Knight Kickstarter page, we've gotten familiar with the lineup of the very Mega Man-ish Order of No Quarter. That doesn't mean there aren't still surprises left in store! Yesterday ...   more

Shovel Knight update reveals female Shield Knight photo

Add your own colorful phrases to AVGN Adventures

In my E3 preview of the upcoming comedy platformer Angry Video Game Nerd Adventures, I noted that each time you die a random Nerd phrase appears on screen. Fans of the Nerd's foul-mouthed escapades are quite familiar with the...   more

Add your own colorful phrases to AVGN Adventures photo

Conker director's Rusty Pup coming to Wii U, 3DS

Chris Seavor, director of Conker's Bad Fur Day and voice of the titular squirrel, recently expressed his desire to acquire Wii U dev kits for his studio Gory Detail's next game. Well, the chicken is in the pot, so please welc...   more

Conker director's Rusty Pup coming to Wii U, 3DS photo

NEWER Super Mario Bros. Wii is available for free

If you are a Wii U owner and possess a copy of New Super Mario Bros. U, you've probably downloaded New Super Luigi U from the eShop already. That, or you are waiting on the limited edition retail release in the coming months...   more

NEWER Super Mario Bros. Wii is available for free photo


NEWER Super Mario Bros. Wii is available for free photo
NEWER Super Mario Bros. Wii is available for free photo
NEWER Super Mario Bros. Wii is available for free photo
NEWER Super Mario Bros. Wii is available for free photo
NEWER Super Mario Bros. Wii is available for free photo
NEWER Super Mario Bros. Wii is available for free photo



Randomly generated hell awaits in Cloudberry Kingdom

Other platformers have gone the random generation route, but not to the extent that Cloudberry Kingdom has. In fact, it's taken developer Pwnee Studios over four years to perfect the engine and game logic. After seeing it in ...   more

Randomly generated hell awaits in Cloudberry Kingdom photo


Randomly generated hell awaits in Cloudberry Kingdom photo
Randomly generated hell awaits in Cloudberry Kingdom photo
Randomly generated hell awaits in Cloudberry Kingdom photo
Randomly generated hell awaits in Cloudberry Kingdom photo
Randomly generated hell awaits in Cloudberry Kingdom photo
Randomly generated hell awaits in Cloudberry Kingdom photo



The 'Quack Pack' is back in DuckTales Remastered

DuckTales was always one of those games that I never thought in a million years would get a re-release, much less a remake with hand-drawn art and fully voiced dialog performed by the original cartoon's voice actors. Somehow,...   more

The 'Quack Pack' is back in DuckTales Remastered photo


The 'Quack Pack' is back in DuckTales Remastered photo
The 'Quack Pack' is back in DuckTales Remastered photo
The 'Quack Pack' is back in DuckTales Remastered photo
The 'Quack Pack' is back in DuckTales Remastered photo
The 'Quack Pack' is back in DuckTales Remastered photo
The 'Quack Pack' is back in DuckTales Remastered photo



It's not a trick, Michael... it's a Castle of Illusion!

Let's call Disney Epic Mickey: Power of Illusion a false start. It tried to recapture the spirit of Castle of Illusion on SEGA Genesis, but it sadly fell short. The actual remake, on the other hand, is looking like the real d...   more

It's not a trick, Michael... it's a Castle of Illusion! photo

Angry Video Game Nerd Adventures ISN'T a sh*tload of f*ck

Angry Video Game Nerd Adventures is a game that wants you to curse at it. It wants you to flip out and go ballistic and yell at small children. It wants to give you the experience of being the Nerd in more ways than one. AVGN...   more

Angry Video Game Nerd Adventures ISN'T a sh*tload of f*ck photo

Sonic Lost World tastes like pancakes and candy

What is it with Sonic games on Nintendo consoles and levels constructed entirely out of sweets? Sonic Colors had Sweet Mountain, and Sonic Lost World has Desert Ruins -- that is "desert" with one "s," as in the hot and sandy ...   more

Sonic Lost World tastes like pancakes and candy photo


Sonic Lost World tastes like pancakes and candy photo
Sonic Lost World tastes like pancakes and candy photo
Sonic Lost World tastes like pancakes and candy photo
Sonic Lost World tastes like pancakes and candy photo
Sonic Lost World tastes like pancakes and candy photo
Sonic Lost World tastes like pancakes and candy photo



Scram Kitty is an anti-gravity war against mice in mechs

You thought all that talk about paying attention to indies was just lip service, and that Nintendo wasn't going to follow through on support? You thought wrong! Nintendo is loving the indies at its E3 booth this year! Mario ...   more

Scram Kitty is an anti-gravity war against mice in mechs photo


Scram Kitty is an anti-gravity war against mice in mechs photo
Scram Kitty is an anti-gravity war against mice in mechs photo
Scram Kitty is an anti-gravity war against mice in mechs photo
Scram Kitty is an anti-gravity war against mice in mechs photo
Scram Kitty is an anti-gravity war against mice in mechs photo
Scram Kitty is an anti-gravity war against mice in mechs photo



Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze isn't an ICEE flavor

"What's Retro working on? A new Metroid? Zelda Wii U? Something entirely original?" Those were the questions prior to E3. Turns out the secret project was yet another Donkey Kong Country sequel. Don't get me wrong! Returns is friggin' amazing and Tropical Freeze is just as fun so far. I simply think Retro has so much more potential. Never mind that, though. Tropical Freeze... it's pretty bangin'.   more

Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze isn't an ICEE flavor photo


Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze isn't an ICEE flavor photo
Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze isn't an ICEE flavor photo
Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze isn't an ICEE flavor photo
Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze isn't an ICEE flavor photo
Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze isn't an ICEE flavor photo
Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze isn't an ICEE flavor photo



There's nothing new about Yoshi's New Island

Have you played Yoshi's Island? Have you played Yoshi's Island DS? Yoshi's New Island is just like them. Only with a poop art style. And stiff animation. And giant eggs.   more

There's nothing new about Yoshi's New Island photo


There's nothing new about Yoshi's New Island photo
There's nothing new about Yoshi's New Island photo
There's nothing new about Yoshi's New Island photo
There's nothing new about Yoshi's New Island photo
There's nothing new about Yoshi's New Island photo
There's nothing new about Yoshi's New Island photo



Super Mario 3D World is so catty

No, it's not Galaxy 3 -- and I would have been upset if it was. Rather, Super Mario 3D World is taking the 2D-3D hybrid platforming of Super Mario 3D Land on 3DS, incorporating the multiplayer chaos of New Super Mario Bros. W...   more

Super Mario 3D World is so catty photo


Super Mario 3D World is so catty photo
Super Mario 3D World is so catty photo
Super Mario 3D World is so catty photo
Super Mario 3D World is so catty photo
Super Mario 3D World is so catty photo
Super Mario 3D World is so catty photo



Stylish, sultry Contrast available on PS4 at launch

I'm in love. Contrast is slated to come to PC, PS3 (PSN), and Xbox 360 (XBLA) by year's end, but according to the game's website it will also be available for PS4 at launch. Also, the above YouTube trailer is designated "(PS...   more



Stylish, sultry Contrast available on PS4 at launch photo
Stylish, sultry Contrast available on PS4 at launch photo
Stylish, sultry Contrast available on PS4 at launch photo
Stylish, sultry Contrast available on PS4 at launch photo
Stylish, sultry Contrast available on PS4 at launch photo
Stylish, sultry Contrast available on PS4 at launch photo



Latest trailer reminds us that Knack still exists

I feel bad for not being more invested in Knack when I'm reasonably sure it will end up being a worthy pickup for PlayStation 4 owners. For starters, it looks like something Pixar could have put out, which isn't the kind of ...   more

Latest trailer reminds us that Knack still exists photo

Rayman Legends looks phenomenal as always

The E3 2013 Ubisoft press conference got off to an unusual start, but it wasn't long before the company made it to Rayman Legends which looks, simply put, phenomenal. We also got a nice CGI trailer that had me wanting anothe...   more

Rayman Legends looks phenomenal as always photo


Rayman Legends looks phenomenal as always photo
Rayman Legends looks phenomenal as always photo
Rayman Legends looks phenomenal as always photo
Rayman Legends looks phenomenal as always photo
Rayman Legends looks phenomenal as always photo
Rayman Legends looks phenomenal as always photo



Weird & wacky: Stick It to The Man! coming to PS3, Vita

Have you ever slapped someone with a sticky hand out of a coin-operated vending machine? Do you need a modern-day analog sans real-world repercussions? Well, small Swedish developer Zoink! seems to have you covered in Stick ...   more

Weird & wacky: Stick It to The Man! coming to PS3, Vita photo

Rayman Legends is great, but you already knew that

There aren't many games out there where you just know you're going to buy it after the second you see it in action. Rayman Legends is one such game, and I've played it on every platform it's coming out for now. Xbox 360, Pla...   more

Rayman Legends is great, but you already knew that photo


Rayman Legends is great, but you already knew that photo
Rayman Legends is great, but you already knew that photo
Rayman Legends is great, but you already knew that photo
Rayman Legends is great, but you already knew that photo
Rayman Legends is great, but you already knew that photo
Rayman Legends is great, but you already knew that photo



Sonic has a new control system in Sonic Lost World

I got ridiculously excited when I saw the trailer for Sonic Lost World, but if the "Sonic Cycle" has taught us anything, it's that we should keep our expectations in check lest we disappoint ourselves for the umpteenth time. ...   more

Sonic has a new control system in Sonic Lost World photo


Sonic has a new control system in Sonic Lost World photo
Sonic has a new control system in Sonic Lost World photo
Sonic has a new control system in Sonic Lost World photo
Sonic has a new control system in Sonic Lost World photo
Sonic has a new control system in Sonic Lost World photo
Sonic has a new control system in Sonic Lost World photo



Curious platformer Contrast also hitting PSN and XBLA

Joining the already announced PC version, Compulsion Games has signed on with Focus Home Interactive to bring its hybrid 2D/3D puzzle platformer Contrast to Xbox Live Arcade and PlayStation Network later this year. Set in th...   more

Curious platformer Contrast also hitting PSN and XBLA photo

Tearaway is a must-own for the PlayStation Vita

Last week, I got to preview a bunch of current-gen games, which we can expect to see during E3, at a special pre-show event that entailed several different game companies. The Sony showcase in particular had a handful of game...   more

Tearaway is a must-own for the PlayStation Vita photo


Tearaway is a must-own for the PlayStation Vita photo
Tearaway is a must-own for the PlayStation Vita photo
Tearaway is a must-own for the PlayStation Vita photo
Tearaway is a must-own for the PlayStation Vita photo
Tearaway is a must-own for the PlayStation Vita photo
Tearaway is a must-own for the PlayStation Vita photo



New Super Luigi U release date, standalone ver. revealed

Luigi is rockin' it hardcore! The upcoming New Super Mario Bros. U expansion, New Super Luigi U, is ready to drop on eShop on June 20 for $19.99. Not only that, there will be a special standalone disc, which doesn't require y...   more

New Super Luigi U release date, standalone ver. revealed photo

Wii U owners don't know how to play Super Metroid

If you're a jaded hardcore gamer, and if you've ever complained that the new generation of "dumbed down" console gamers are the bane of life, prepare to feel justified. The arrival of Super Metroid on Wii U demonstrates the d...   more

Wii U owners don't know how to play Super Metroid photo

Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures is what it sounds like

What makes a Pac-Man game a Pac-Man game? Perhaps I'm overthinking this. Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures puts the iconic character in a story built off the animated television series of the same name, which makes a lot of...   more

Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures is what it sounds like photo


Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures is what it sounds like photo
Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures is what it sounds like photo
Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures is what it sounds like photo
Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures is what it sounds like photo
Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures is what it sounds like photo
Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures is what it sounds like photo



3D Sonic The Hedgehog coming to 3DS eShop in Japan

It's been a while since any region outside of Japan received a new 3D Classics touch-up on the 3DS eShop. You may think that the only difference between the originals and their 3D remakes is the added stereoscopic effect, but...   more

3D Sonic The Hedgehog coming to 3DS eShop in Japan photo

Indie platformer A.N.N.E. launches Kickstarter campaign

The Metroidvania-inspired indie platformer A.N.N.E. has launched a Kickstarter, and unlike other massive projects floating around right now asking for millions of dollars, the goal is only $70,000. At the time of writing, it...   more

Indie platformer A.N.N.E. launches Kickstarter campaign photo


Indie platformer A.N.N.E. launches Kickstarter campaign photo
Indie platformer A.N.N.E. launches Kickstarter campaign photo
Indie platformer A.N.N.E. launches Kickstarter campaign photo
Indie platformer A.N.N.E. launches Kickstarter campaign photo
Indie platformer A.N.N.E. launches Kickstarter campaign photo
Indie platformer A.N.N.E. launches Kickstarter campaign photo



Donkey Kong Country Returns is more accessible on 3DS

By the time Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D is released, it will have been two and half years from the original's debut on the Wii. So what has changed in that time? Well, not a whole lot, and that's not a bad thing. Donkey Ko...   more

Donkey Kong Country Returns is more accessible on 3DS photo

Nintendo Direct: New Yoshi's Island coming to 3DS

New Yoshi's Island for the 3DS! New Yoshi's Island for the 3DS! Oh my God, you guys! Iwata dropped the bomb. From the footage and screens, this new Yoshi's Island sequel will use all the same abilities as in past installments...   more

Nintendo Direct: New Yoshi's Island coming to 3DS photo

This looks a lot like a new Prince of Persia game

Climax Studios, responsible for titles such as Smart As, Rocket Knight (2010), Silent Hill: Shattered Memories, and many more, has a couple of new games in the works according to their official website. One is a creepy lookin...   more

This looks a lot like a new Prince of Persia game photo

I-Mockery's next game is Bionic Chainsaw Pogo Gorilla

Last year, fans of I-Mockery's irreverent brand of pop culture humor were treated to Abobo's Big Adventure, a mashup of all things NES starring the muscle-bound Double Dragon boss Abobo. As hilarious as Abobo's Big Adventure ...   more

I-Mockery's next game is Bionic Chainsaw Pogo Gorilla photo

This Smurfs game from WayForward could be decent

Even as a fan of the original cartoon as a child, I just couldn't get into the new Smurfs film, even on a base level. But WayForward maybe change that, at least in the videogame realm, with a The Smurfs 2 game based on the u...   more

This Smurfs game from WayForward could be decent photo

Here are a few of the craziest references in Guacamelee

Jonathan Holmes and I have been plugging away at Guacamelee for the past week, and I have to say, it's been an incredibly positive experience. Alongside of solid Metroidvania action, DrinkBox Studios created a memorable world...   more

Here are a few of the craziest references in Guacamelee photo


Here are a few of the craziest references in Guacamelee photo
Here are a few of the craziest references in Guacamelee photo
Here are a few of the craziest references in Guacamelee photo
Here are a few of the craziest references in Guacamelee photo
Here are a few of the craziest references in Guacamelee photo
Here are a few of the craziest references in Guacamelee photo



Castle of Illusion digital box art materializes

Last month, the Brazilian ratings board DJCTQ revealed that the SEGA Genesis platforming classic Castle of Illusion was coming to PS3, Vita, 360, and Wii U. Now, XBLA digital box art has appeared, indicating that a formal ann...   more

Castle of Illusion digital box art materializes photo

Sonic 1 is being remastered for iOS, Android

SEGA is bringing Sonic the Hedgehog to mobile devices? Color me surprised! Sarcasm aside, you might not want to completely disregard this latest nostalgia cash-in. Instead of a straight port, Sonic 1 is receiving the same tre...   more

Sonic 1 is being remastered for iOS, Android photo

The Swapper deserves your attention

PAX East had a ton of indie games on display this year, and while many of them looked great, only a handful stopped me dead in my tracks as I became mesmerized by what was happening on-screen. The Swapper was one such game, ...   more

The Swapper deserves your attention photo

Max: The Curse of Brotherhood is surprisingly violent

What was once a thriving area of small and unique downloadables titles has slowly become a void. It just seems Microsoft doesn't care to support what made Xbox Live Arcade so special in the first place. Max: The Curse of Br...   more

Max: The Curse of Brotherhood is surprisingly violent photo


Max: The Curse of Brotherhood is surprisingly violent photo
Max: The Curse of Brotherhood is surprisingly violent photo
Max: The Curse of Brotherhood is surprisingly violent photo
Max: The Curse of Brotherhood is surprisingly violent photo
Max: The Curse of Brotherhood is surprisingly violent photo
Max: The Curse of Brotherhood is surprisingly violent photo



PAX: DuckTales Remastered announced for XBLA, PSN, Wii U

[Update: Check out our Interview with WayForward] In today's "unexpected, f*cking awesome" news, Capcom has announced DuckTales Remastered for PlayStation Network, Wii U eShop, and Xbox Live Arcade. WayForward is handling de...   more

PAX: DuckTales Remastered announced for XBLA, PSN, Wii U photo


PAX: DuckTales Remastered announced for XBLA, PSN, Wii U photo
PAX: DuckTales Remastered announced for XBLA, PSN, Wii U photo
PAX: DuckTales Remastered announced for XBLA, PSN, Wii U photo
PAX: DuckTales Remastered announced for XBLA, PSN, Wii U photo
PAX: DuckTales Remastered announced for XBLA, PSN, Wii U photo
PAX: DuckTales Remastered announced for XBLA, PSN, Wii U photo



Mighty Switch Force 2 screens burst on the scene

Austin Ivansmith from WayForward was gracious enough to announce Mighty Switch Force 2 a few weeks back, and now we have the official screen and press release to get us properly informed. Series star Patricia Wagon has g...   more

Mighty Switch Force 2 screens burst on the scene photo


Mighty Switch Force 2 screens burst on the scene photo
Mighty Switch Force 2 screens burst on the scene photo
Mighty Switch Force 2 screens burst on the scene photo
Mighty Switch Force 2 screens burst on the scene photo
Mighty Switch Force 2 screens burst on the scene photo
Mighty Switch Force 2 screens burst on the scene photo



Mighty Switch Force 2 teaser screens spit hot fire

A pair of teaser images have appeared on WayForward's Twitter page. The first is a seemingly in-game image of baby sitting alone on the sidewalk as the city around him burns to the ground, with the caption, "Who's ready to Sw...   more

Mighty Switch Force 2 teaser screens spit hot fire photo

Max: The Curse of Brotherhood looks surprisingly great

I can't say I've ever bothered to play Max and the Magic Marker, but with a completely different art style, this Xbox Live Arcade-exclusive spiritual successor looks hard to resist. If you're into games like Trine, you shoul...   more

Max: The Curse of Brotherhood looks surprisingly great photo


Max: The Curse of Brotherhood looks surprisingly great photo
Max: The Curse of Brotherhood looks surprisingly great photo
Max: The Curse of Brotherhood looks surprisingly great photo
Max: The Curse of Brotherhood looks surprisingly great photo
Max: The Curse of Brotherhood looks surprisingly great photo
Max: The Curse of Brotherhood looks surprisingly great photo



You need to put SteamWorld Dig on your 3DS eShop radar

Seeing more original titles on the 3DS eShop is one way to put me in a good mood. Today, we got the heads up on SteamWorld Dig, a platform game designed by Gothenburg, Sweden-based studio Image & Form. It's set in a post-...   more

You need to put SteamWorld Dig on your 3DS eShop radar photo

Donkey Kong also got ripped off for an iOS game

What was that saying again? "When it rains, it pours"? The Android developer who released a game unwittingly starring Yoshi may have been able to cover his ass -- albeit barely -- but there is no way in hell that the mastermi...   more

Donkey Kong also got ripped off for an iOS game photo

Jett Rocket II on 3DS eShop looks like tasty pudding

German developer Shin'en is quite the wunderkind on Nintendo platforms. The studio has a history of pulling off technically impressive feats, such as the Iridion series on Game Boy Advance and most recently Nano Assault Neo o...   more

Jett Rocket II on 3DS eShop looks like tasty pudding photo


Jett Rocket II on 3DS eShop looks like tasty pudding photo
Jett Rocket II on 3DS eShop looks like tasty pudding photo
Jett Rocket II on 3DS eShop looks like tasty pudding photo
Jett Rocket II on 3DS eShop looks like tasty pudding photo
Jett Rocket II on 3DS eShop looks like tasty pudding photo
Jett Rocket II on 3DS eShop looks like tasty pudding photo



Another Castle is a roguelike-platformer hybrid for Wii U

How 'bout that Dusty Raging Fist, eh? Or the recently crowdfunded Cryamore, hmm? Seems like the Wii U eShop is getting some much welcome indie love even as big boxed publishers turn up their noses. Would anyone object to ano...   more

Another Castle is a roguelike-platformer hybrid for Wii U photo


Another Castle is a roguelike-platformer hybrid for Wii U photo
Another Castle is a roguelike-platformer hybrid for Wii U photo
Another Castle is a roguelike-platformer hybrid for Wii U photo
Another Castle is a roguelike-platformer hybrid for Wii U photo
Another Castle is a roguelike-platformer hybrid for Wii U photo
Another Castle is a roguelike-platformer hybrid for Wii U photo



Pid gets 72 new levels for free on PC and Mac today

Might & Delight's puzzle-platformer Pid seemed to go under the radar, despite being a game worthy of attention. Here's hoping, then, that a fair amount of free downloadable content can give the title a nice boost. On PC ...   more

Pid gets 72 new levels for free on PC and Mac today photo

Team17 to bring back Superfrog with HD PS3 and Vita game

Amiga platformer Superfrog is making a comeback. Rather than get a whole new game that couldn't possibly live up to fans' expectations, Team17 will put its energy into Superfrog HD, which features brand new visuals. No screen...   more

Team17 to bring back Superfrog with HD PS3 and Vita game photo