The Nintendo 64 launched in June 1996 along with its unusual controller design. The Retro Fighters controller is a modern take on the original.
Many online gaming communities are snake pits, but Fire Pro Wrestling World's fan base has proven friendly and helpful.
Within a decade, pro gamers could be winning gold medals for gaming while the world watches.
The app works with the free and premium versions of Spotify.
The modified GamePad has enough performance available to run the Cemu emulator. making this a handheld Wii U as well as a touchscreen Windows PC.
Why settle for a SNES Classic with limited games when you could have a Supa RetroN HD and access to all SNES games?
We shouldn't expect to hear anything about new projects for a while, but Blizzard does have multiple teams working on new IP and games.
Features/7 Retro Video Games With Crazy (and Gross) NamesRubberneck these crazy vintage game title disasters of yore.By Benj Edwards August 2, 2017 8:00AM EST August 2, 2017 7 Some video games hav
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Switch firmware update 3.0.1 fixes the problem, but the process involves repeatedly charging and draining your battery for a day... or two (no, I'm not kidding).
You'll get a red-and-white 2DS complete with New Super Mario Bros. 2 for $79.99.
Nintendo demands you spend a small fortune to unlock all content and features in Metroid: Samus Returns coming to 3DS in September.
The auction started at just $0.01, but 43 bids later it reached $30,100.44.
On PlayStation 4, you'll receive the action-adventure title Just Cause 3 and Assassin's Creed: Freedom Cry, a standalone adventure set after Black Flag.
Play the Ultimate Evil Edition from today until Monday for free as part of Microsoft's Xbox Live Gold Free Play Days.
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Nintendo's next retro console should never have been offered for pre-order on July 21.
The fan-run legacy server was emulating World of Warcraft's Burning Crusade Expansion, but Blizzard sent in the lawyers very quickly.
It makes sense that after the NES Classic and SNES Classic we'd get an N64 Classic, and Nintendo is certainly suggesting that with this trademark.
Sony isn't just ensuring all downloads are removed, it is forcing even discussions of the leaked PS4 software development kit offline.
A buffer overflow and malicious ragdoll in Team Fortress 2, Counter-Strike:GO, Left 4 Dead 2, Half-Life 2: Deathmatch, and Portal 2 meant your PC could get infected.
World of Warcraft, StarCraft II, Diablo III, Hearthstone, and Heroes of the Storm will no longer work on Windows XP or Windows Vista after October.
Sony hasn't yet offered up any details about the new features users can expect as part of the beta, but promised to share that information 'soon.'
Microsoft confirmed it's a test error page nobody should be seeing, but it confirms there is a Brony working at Team Xbox.
Developer Vicarious Visions decided to tweak Crash's jump and in so doing made the games harder than the originals, especially the first one.
Don't ask Atari what's inside these two cases, though, as not even they know yet.
Why drag someone around a mall when you can leave them happily playing games while you buy stuff?
Taking a first-person look around the world of Mario Kart requires a trip to an arcade in Shinjuku.
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Don't worry, there's still three models to choose between including the brand new 2DS XL launching later this month.
It looks almost as good as the original and is sure to fool quite a few people desperate to get their hands on Nintendo's now discontinued mini console.
The logo is Mario's Hat inside a map icon, suggesting location tracking and rewards linked to the Nintendo Account system.
The game was released in 1998, nearly 19 years on, Valve just released another patch to fix some crashes.
The $449.99 bundle includes a 'glacier white' PS4 Pro with a 1TB hard drive, a matching DualShock 4 Wireless Controller, and a copy of the Destiny sequel.
Soon you'll be able to buy a game on the Xbox store and gift it to someone else, a feature we've been enjoying for years elsewhere.
The new additions span a variety of genres — everything from first-person shooters and fighting games to racing, action-adventure, and real-time strategy titles.
Nintendo is ditching the ability to completely fail at playing a Mario game.
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We've had the patched free version, now play the updated version with 4K visuals, pre-order bonuses, and only a $15 price tag.
The SNES may be long dead, but that doesn't mean owners don't need a replacement mouse in 2017. How else will you carry on creating in Mario Paint?
Twitch's Facebook-like social feed is coming to the mobile app, along with the ability to broadcast live video directly from your phone's camera.
Microsoft unlike Sony, makes a very sensible decision when it comes to not downloading gigabytes of game data you don't need.
If the experience of Nintendo's last retro video game console is any indication, you'll need to be extremely lucky to find an SNES Classic in stock.
Brook Design's Super Converter Updated to Support PS4 and PS3 controllers on Nintendo Switch.
A normal playthrough is expected to take at least 16 hours, but speedrunners only care about one thing: speed.
An intrepid computer programmer recreated the first level of the Super Mario Bros. video game for the HoloLens and played it in New York City's Central Park.
Gamers were so excited about the sale that they hosed the Steam Store on Thursday.
Sega launches five games on mobile: Sonic the Hedgehog, Altered Beast, Phantasy Star II, Kid Chameleon, and Comix Zone. Best of all: they're all free.
The deal sees Twitch gain exclusive streaming rights to more than 20 Blizzard eSports events over the next two years. Twitch Prime members get special loot and deals.
Hoping to attract more talented coders to the auto industry, Jaguar Land Rover is adding code breaking puzzles to the app of the virtual band Gorillaz.
Your Android phone or tablet is a portal to an amazing selection of world-class gaming titles. Here are 10 of our favorites.
Polymega's modular approach to system support includes PlayStation, Sega CD, TurboGrafx-CD, and Neo-Geo CD thanks to an optical drive.
Version 3.0.0 fixes a couple of annoying stability problems while introducing some genuinely useful new features.
The game's developer Niantic on Monday announced it has temporarily disabled all Gyms to start rolling out the update. Once the update reaches all players around the world, Gyms will return.
You won't be able to buy a Varjo headset any time soon, but it promises resolutions 70 times greater than what current virtual reality headsets offer.
Details are scarce, but the upcoming AtariBox appears to be a powerful console with retro styling features that evokes the company's 1970s heyday.
A senior software engineer is required by Blizzard to help "restoring them to glory."
A Windows Store listing for the game shows the download size as 100GB, suggesting the installed game will be even bigger. Expect the same for the Xbox One version.
There is no sign of the 3DS coming to the end of its life or being replaced with a successor.
Why have two consoles taking up space when you can have both in one?
The company is making it difficult for former staff to get new jobs and even health insurance.
The Razer Blade Stealth, a sleek ultraportable equally at home in the board room and in your gaming den, is updated with a larger display and gunmetal gray makeover.
Imagine having Halo or Splinter Cell available to play again on your PC or Xbox One. Xbox chief Phil Spencer wants to make it happen.
As well as receiving $100 worth of curated games every month, Humble Trove unlocks access to a full catalog of Humble Originals and other DRM-free games.
Take your game to the next level with a monitor that's as powerful as your PC. Here's what to look for in a gaming display, along with our top-rated models at various sizes and price levels.
If you've maxed out the internal drive (and upgraded it), then Seagate's got your back with a 2TB external Game Drive for 40+ additional game installs.
Over 70 million active users are spending over 600 million hours per week entertaining themselves on PlayStation.
The Better Together Update means you can play Minecraft with people on other platforms.
By allowing a mouse mat to act as a wireless charger, Logitech removes the need to ever stop and charge your wireless mouse.
For the next week, access online multiplayer modes in any PS4 game you own without a PS Plus subscription.
The new CHG90 is the widest gaming monitor you can buy, with a resolution equivalent to two full HD monitors placed side by side.
The Electronic Entertainment Expo is next week, and that means lots of announcements about video games and gaming hardware. Here are some of the possibilities.
Initially Microsoft reserved 4GB of RAM for the interface, but they've now got that down to 3GB meaning more RAM for games.
With over 100 games to download and play with Xbox Games Pass, a large external hard drive could come in very handy. Seagate hopes you choose its Xbox-branded storage solution.
Niantic has some special in-game and real-world events planned; the fun kicks off with Pokémon Go Fest, which will take place in Chicago on July 22.
A report from Ars Technica suggests that a tiny fraction of overall Xbox One usage is dedicated to older games. Microsoft defended their popularity.
It's one of the most affordably-priced desktops capable of powering virtual reality headsets such as the Oculus Rift or HTC Vive.
Don't expect to check one out for free, though. They're intended to generate interest in VR through educational experiences.
Streamers in Twitch's invite-only Affiliate program will now get 5 percent of the revenue from sales made via the purchase buttons on their channels.
The arena battle game arrives on the Switch console in September, while the Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon RPG will come to the 3DS.
The installed user base for PS4 is about to reach 60 million, with PS4 selling 2-to-1 against Xbox in North America, 3-to-1 across Europe.
Developer feedback helped create a stackable development kit with 24GB of RAM, a front-mounted display, and five programmable buttons.
Apple is giving Google's Tango AR platform a run for its money, and also plans to bring support for VR headsets to future Macs.
Ronaldo, the all-time top scorer of Real Madrid C.F., will be the cover star of its next FIFA game, which is set to launch worldwide on Sept. 29.
Promises gaming performance from a Kaby Lake Core i7 complemented by a GTX 1060 GPU in a tiny footprint.
Steam Greenlight will become Steam Direct, and Valve will charge developers $100 per game.
So much for Denuvo DRM being uncrackable, it took just five days to render it useless.
Windows 10 remains the clear favorite operating system, but its use declined slightly while Windows 7 use grew.
That's a lot cheaper than Sony and Microsoft's online services while retaining access to free games and offering digital discounts.
Target employee posts a photo of PS4 Slim Gold box and confirms release date.
Hardware and software problems are keeping virtual reality from reaching the limits of human perception, but the industry hopes to catch up.
Project Alloy aims to join the physical and the virtual worlds. Here's what you can expect when the first Alloy-based headsets go on sale later this year.
The app lets you play and skip tracks with just your voice using Cortana, and you can pin your favorite playlists to easily find what you're looking for.
On PlayStation 4, you'll receive the first-person co-op zombie shooter Killing Floor 2 and 5-part episodic adventure title Life Is Strange.
It may be called Pokeland, but anyone looking at screenshots will realize this is Pokemon Rumble with a new name.
Sony will broadcast its E3 press conference live on Monday, June 12 in more than 85 theaters.
iCX Technology, an efficient heatpipe layout, and highly efficient digital VRM are what make this very fast graphics card possible.
Nintendo is countering 'unauthorized system modification' by banning access to online services.
Gaming laptops as thin as a MacBook Air, but with 70 percent more performance under the hood thanks to a GeForce GTX 10-series GPU.
Our writer takes a deep dive into the profitable world of eSports.
Cheaters will be 'shadowbanned,' meaning they can only see the most common Pokémon.
One card is fan-cooled, the other water-cooled, but both are only 21cm long and promise no compromise on performance.
Beam has been reincarnated as Mixer, and it comes with a new mobile app, co-streaming, and other features to lure you away from Twitch.
The Nitro 5 is for casual gamers; the Iconia Tab 10 tablet has four speakers and its own subwoofer.
Microsoft's new $10 subscription service is finally ready to roll out with over 100 games to play.
Every country will need help from its top players just to qualify.
Blizzard and Sony crushed opposition for column inches, says ICO Partners study