“Masahiro Sakurai on Creating Games” is a new YouTube channel from the creator of Kirby and Super Smash Bros. Here’s why it’s worth your time.
Author: Sam Martinelli
In Vol. 24, I discuss As Dusk Falls (Xbox’s only notable 2022 exclusive), highlight a Game Pass hidden gem, and rip into Ryan Reynolds.
Learn how the Mass Effect trilogy defined a gaming generation with its role-playing choices, DLC controversy, over-marketed ending, and more.
Is Diablo Immortal worth playing? Not at all, according to our recent time with the game — and that’s with or without microtransactions.
Get up to speed with Sam’s thoughts on Street Fighter, Tunic, Switch Sports, Halo, and more in the latest edition of Punished Notes.
Elden Ring may be similar to its Soulsborne brethren, but its open-world structure makes for a far more liberating and accessible experience.
In advance of the 3DS and Wii U eShop closures, I bought and played several legacy titles to see how well (or poorly) they hold up in 2022.
Nintendo’s decision to shutter the 3DS and Wii U eShops is disappointing, but there’s a small silver lining to the upcoming closures.
Pokémon Legends: Arceus may look like Breath of the Wild, but the two games couldn’t be more fundamentally different. Here’s why that’s OK.
While it can be tempting to want to play the newest video game releases, sometimes you can get just as much value by embracing the past.