Then And Now: Five Generations Of Radeon Graphics Compared

Last month we compared half a decade's worth of DirectX 11-capable GeForce cards in the latest and greatest PC games to see where Nvidia has made the biggest performance leaps and which GPUs have aged the best. » 1/19/15 9:40am 1/19/15 9:40am

Destiny And Phantasy Star Online Have An Awful Lot In Common

While I wouldn't go as far as calling Destiny and Phantasy Star Online the same game, this lovely chart from Redditor KytorIndustries makes a compelling argument that they pretty much are. » 10/12/14 3:10pm 10/12/14 3:10pm

Comparison: The Wii U Gets The "Definitive Version" Bayonetta

After the famously fudged-up PlayStation 3 port of Platinum Games sexy action game, fans were rightly cautious when Nintendo announced the original Bayonetta would come bundled with its Wii U exclusive sequel. Digital Foundry puts those worries to rest. » 9/27/14 12:00pm 9/27/14 12:00pm

Sniper Elite 3 on Xbox One vs. PS4 vs. PC

Sniper Elite 3 seems like a perfect summer-doldrums game, a guilty pleasure that will keep you occupied while not much else is on the horizon. Wondering which platform should you get it for? You should watch these comparison videos first. There is a clear loser. » 7/09/14 11:15am 7/09/14 11:15am

The PlayStation 4 Makes Skylanders: Swap Force Look So Much Better

In August I got an early chance to play the latest installment of Skylanders on a PlayStation 4. I thought it was just the prettiest thing ever. After reviewing the game on the PS3, I thought I might have just been seeing things. Nope. So much better. » 11/16/13 4:30pm 11/16/13 4:30pm

Flower On PS3 Versus PS4

Flower is often cited as an example of how beautiful games can be. Part something about flower petals instead of guns, but it's also to do with how beautifully the environment moved and responded to you. So, as a PS4 launch title, it's a good example of how visuals have improved since Sony's last generation of… » 11/13/13 2:00pm 11/13/13 2:00pm

Picking a Graphics Card Can Be Hard. Can Help.

The graphics card marketplace can be quite confusing to the new PC gamer. There are no standardized labels, cards with the same number designation vary from manufacturer to manufacturer, and the internet is filled with people that swear their favorite piece of poly-processing hardware is the best. I've been buying… » 3/22/13 4:00pm 3/22/13 4:00pm

How Much Better Does Max Payne 3 Look on PC?

Today's Rockstar released the first images of Max Payne 3 running on PC, and while no exact comparison shots are available, taking a look at similar screens for the console version reveals substantial differences. » 2/23/12 5:00pm 2/23/12 5:00pm

What Skyrim Could Learn from Skyward Sword

The Zelda Vs. Orc image from our calm, rational discussion on the merits of The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword and The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim triumphantly returns for commenter SageofMusic's explanation of what makes the Zelda title a better game. » 11/29/11 11:20am 11/29/11 11:20am

Nintendo's Favorite and Least Favorite Screenshots

Nintendo has a habit of being especially uptight about the press' use of imagery from E3. Nintendo sent a message along with the screenshots they distributed at the show, stating that the enclosed images were "prioritized", and that magazines and blogs like ourselves should try to use the higher rated images if you… » 6/15/11 3:20pm 6/15/11 3:20pm

How The 3DS Alters DS Games, And What You Should Do About It

With the launch of Nintendo's 3DS fast approaching, there's been some concern that DS games may not play well on the 3DS. The 3DS can play them, but people have been buzzing about extended load-times and diminished graphics for DS games on Nintendo's new system. » 3/25/11 8:30pm 3/25/11 8:30pm

Netflix Disc Comparison Says PS3 is Slower than the Wii

So maybe I was a little hard on the loading times for streaming Netflix movies on the Wii yesterday. It could be worse; it could be the same service on a PS3. » 3/27/10 7:00pm 3/27/10 7:00pm

Little Games on a Big Screen: DSi XL Versus DSi Graphics UPDATED

Nintendo's DSi XL, due out this Sunday, features a much bigger screen than its predecessor, but does that mean better or worse graphics? » 3/24/10 12:30pm 3/24/10 12:30pm

DSi XL Versus iPad: The Battle of the Bigger Versions

The Nintendo DSi XL comes out on March 28; the Apple iPad on April 3. Both are essentially bigger versions of things that already exist, but how much of an improvement are they really? » 3/05/10 7:40pm 3/05/10 7:40pm

Square Enix Probing Altered FFXIII Comparison Shots [Update]

Sonia Im, Square Enix's North American spokeswoman has said the company is investigating a batch of suspicious screenshots purporting to compare Final Fantasy XIII on the PS3 and Xbox 360, yet are apparently the same image with different control overlays. » 2/14/10 11:15am 2/14/10 11:15am

Modern Warfare 2: PC Versus 360

How does the PC version of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 compare to the console versions? I spent some time with the game on the Xbox 360 and Steam to find out. » 11/18/09 5:30pm 11/18/09 5:30pm

Dragon Age: Origins - PlayStation 3 Versus PC

On Tuesday we posted my review of Dragon Age: Origins for the PlayStation 3. Now I've moved on to the PC version of the game, and the difference is night and day. » 11/04/09 5:20pm 11/04/09 5:20pm

Bayonetta PS3 Versus Bayonetta 360

You've heard about the difference between the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 versions of Bayonetta; now see them for yourself in GameTrailers' side-by-side comparison video. » 10/12/09 11:40am 10/12/09 11:40am

Ten Fingers on Five Frets in Guitar Hero: Van Halen

Eddie Van Halen's performance of "Eruption" is more impressive. That's not the question being asked. But this comparison shows the similarity of the finger work in the tapping sections, which speaks well of the design of Guitar Hero: Van Halen. » 10/11/09 8:00pm 10/11/09 8:00pm