Nintendo's Box Boy! Is Coming To The U.S. This Spring

Box Boy!, the puzzle platformer that one of our guys in Japan calls a "love letter to the original Game Boy" and "easily the best 680 yen I have spent on gaming in years," is coming to the American 3DS eShop this spring, according to Nintendo, who were talking eShop this week at the Game Developers Conference in San… » 3/04/15 12:00pm Wednesday 12:00pm

The Most Unappreciated Platformers of the '90s

Super Mario World, Sonic The Hedgehog, Crash Bandicoot, Banjo Kazooie — the number of platforming series and characters that rose to stardom in the '90s was notably the highest in gaming history. Truly a golden age. But for every new Mario game there was always a few lesser-known titles waiting in the wings. Those… » 2/25/15 11:00am 2/25/15 11:00am