Double Dragon IV Review – Nostalgia Is Not Enough

The Double Dragon franchise was instrumental in turning brawlers into a bustling genre during the arcade era. Jimmy and Billy Lee now return decades later (once again tasked with rescuing Marian), and their journey takes them down memory lane for

Meet A Foul-Mouthed Clown In Thimbleweed Park’s New Trailer

Thimbleweed Park is an upcoming point-and-click adventure game from Ron Gilbert and Gary Winnick, the creators of 1987's Maniac Mansion. Inspired heavily by classic adventure games, Thimbleweed Park puts you in the shoes of five different characters

The Analogue Nt Mini Is A High-End, $450 NES

There have been lots of "faux-retro" consoles of over the last few years. The Retron series, the NES Classic, The Super Retro Boy. But few of them have been exactly what we've wanted, always leaving something to be

Reader Discussion – What Square Series Would You Like To See As An Avengers Game?

The recent news that Square Enix and Marvel are partnering up to produce an Avengers game (among other projects) raises a number of questions: Does this mean the Avengers will be a part Kingdom Hearts III? Will

Ninja Theory-Developed Shooter Dexed Coming To PlayStation VR Next Week

Released last year on PC, Dexed offers Rift and Vive owners a Panzer Dragoon-style shooter, allowing you to tag enemies before firing upon them, and target enemies based on their elemental weakness. Next week, PlayStation VR owners

See Who The Fire Emblem Heroes Are In Two New Trailers

The recently announced Fire Emblem: Heroes brings the series to mobile for the first time. Rather than focus on creating a new world and characters to dig into, Heroes works as a crossover game, bringing together heroes

What To Watch This Weekend: Pax South, Frosty Faustings IX, And Counter-Strike:Global Offensive

It's the end of the month, which means... wait, what does it mean, other than it's almost February? Regardless of what time of the month it is, we've got some major things going on in a number

Replay – Marvel: Ultimate Alliance

With the announcement of Marvel and Square Enix partnering for an Avengers game earlier this week, we decided to take a look at some Marvel games – some better known than others.

Joe Juba joins me, and office comic book super

Weekend Warrior – The Terror Of Days Off

Some people like to enjoy their days off; we like to scare ourselves silly. Resident Evil 7 and Yakuza 0 are on our playlists for the weekend. What will you be playing, watching, reading, and otherwise doing

Michel Ancel Posts Picture Of Wild, Promises More Spoiler-Free Screens Soon

Michel Ancel, creator of Rayman and Beyond Good & Evil, has been hard at work on his next game, Wild. Or at least, that's what we assume he has been doing. We haven't heard from the game

Reader Discussion: Which Style Of Resident Evil Game Do You Prefer?

There is a clear dividing line in the Resident Evil franchise and it is right before the release of Resident Evil 4. That game took the series in an action-focused direction, changing it dramatically for years to

Funny To A Point – The Highs And Lows Of Nintendo Being Nintendo

With just over a month until release, we finally have a good idea of what Nintendo's new console/handheld hybrid is all about. It's exciting. It's infuriating. It's Nintendo.

Note: If you view Nintendo through the lens of divine infallibility usually reserved

Pokémon Producer Junichi Masuda Names As Many Pokémon As He Can In 20 Seconds

Junichi Masuda, who goes by the title producer these days, has been with Pokémon since the very beginning. He was recently tasked with naming as many pocket monster as he could in 20 seconds. Unsurprisingly, as the man who was there

Nintendo Offers Official Image Of The Switch Home Menu

Nintendo's UK site recently posted a detailed spec breakdown of the Switch, and within it is an official image of the Switch's home menu.

The menu appeared briefly, possibly accidentally, during one of Nintendo's Treehouse live streams that

Test Chamber – Why Playing Is Believing In For Honor

We’ve been following the development of For Honor for many months now, but now Ubisoft’s new franchise is in closed beta. Javy Gwaltney and Matt Miller sat down to show off a couple of battles, which go a long way

Respawn Lays Out Titanfall 2 DLC Road Map And Details New Live Fire Mode

Respawn and EA have stuck to their free DLC plan since announcing it, and have some new details to offer about what's in store for the future.

Live Fire mode will be available in February. It is apparently

Dead Rising 4 Is Getting Street Fighter Clothes And Harder Difficulties With Free DLC

Capcom has announced some free DLC (and a patch) coming to Dead Rising 4 on Xbox One right before the end of the month.

The DLC is bundled with a patch to address some of the game's bugs,

How Activision Is Remaking Naughty Dog’s Crash Bandicoot Trilogy

This week on The Game Informer Show podcast, which you can subscribe to right here, we interviewed producer Kara Massie and game director Dan Tanguay from Vicarious Visions on their work remaking Naughty Dog's Crash Bandicoot trilogy

Resident Evil 7 Ships 2.5 Million In First Week

Capcom announced that it has shipped more than 2.5 million copies of Resident Evil 7 to retail worldwide across PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.

To put that number in perspective, let's look back at Resident Evil 6. A

Star Wars Rogue One Makes An Adorable 8-Bit Game

The NES had its fair share of Star Wars games, but it hasn’t seen a version of Rogue One…yet. Here’s what that adaptation might look like. CineFix put together this 8-bit take on Disney recent blockbuster. For more of the

Overwatch Continues To Grow, Now Over 25 Million Players

Some people might be sick of hearing about Blizzard’s expertly-balance hero shooter (I'm one of them), but the game’s sales certainly haven’t slowed down any.

This might not be as ceremonious as when Overwatch hit 20 million players last October

GI Show – Resident Evil 7, Ghost Recon Wildlands, Remaking Crash Bandicoot

We have a great show for you this week. First up, Andrew Reiner, Kyle Hilliard, and Javy Gwaltney have played through and are excited to talk about the big release of Resident Evil 7. And while that

Nintendo Switch games to play at launch and beyond

There are over 80 titles currently in development for the Nintendo Switch system from both Nintendo and our third-party partners.

Celebrate National Puzzle Day with these brain-twisting games

On January 29th, people across the country will be sharpening their senses and clutching their craniums in honor of National Puzzle Day, a fun celebration of brain games.

Xbox Live Monthly Active Users Reach Record 55 Million

In a Microsoft quarterly earnings report and conference call, it was announced that Xbox Live monthly active users have reached a new record 55 million. This is a significant boost compared to the same time last year.

How Resident Evil 7 Connects To The Rest Of The Series

Resident Evil 7 marks a new chapter for the franchise, but that doesn't mean it abandons its roots. In many ways, it feels like classic Resident Evil, but from a modern perspective. We talk