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The best retro gaming console for 2020

The best retro gaming console for 2020

There are still plenty of retro game consoles you should be playing in 2020. These are the best retro gaming consoles, including systems from Sony, Nintendo, Atari, and Sega from the '80s and '90s.
These are the features we want in a Nintendo Switch Pro system

These are the features we want in a Nintendo Switch Pro system

Nintendo hasn't officially confirmed the Nintendo Switch Pro yet, but analysts and pundits are speculating that it will release this year. These are the features we want to see in the Switch Pro.

Modder makes the GameCube Joy-Cons you've always wanted for your Switch

If you're a veteran Nintendo gamer, you've likely dreamed of using a GameCube controller with the Switch -- if just to recreate that 2001 vibe of playing Super Smash Bros. Melee in the family den. For
Modder makes the GameCube Joy-Cons you've always wanted for your Switch

Modder makes the GameCube Joy-Cons you've always wanted for your Switch

If you're a veteran Nintendo gamer, you've likely dreamed of using a GameCube controller with the Switch -- if just to recreate that 2001 vibe of playing Super Smash Bros. Melee in the family den. For
This Nintendo Switch deal will have you jumping for joy like Mario

This Nintendo Switch deal will have you jumping for joy like Mario

The Nintendo Switch is currently being sold at a discount on eBay, providing you with enough extra cash to get a microSD card to hold all the games you're gonna be playing on the console.

AMD used a fake render of the new Xbox in its CES presentation (updated)

If you were hoping Microsoft would detail the Xbox Series X's connectivity... well, you'll have to keep waiting. As part of a sizzle reel for its CES presentation, the chip designer produced a

AMD used a fake render of the new Xbox in its CES presentation (updated)

If you were hoping Microsoft would detail the Xbox Series X's connectivity... well, you'll have to keep waiting. As part of a sizzle reel for its CES presentation, the chip designer produced a
PS5 controller prototype appears to leak courtesy of a cleaner

PS5 controller prototype appears to leak courtesy of a cleaner

Images showing what appears to be a PS5 prototype controller have leaked online by a user who claimed to work as a cleaner for a game studio. The images also featured an alleged PS5 development kit.
Yes I Know I Need To Put My Xbox One On An Actual Shelf (Someday)

Yes I Know I Need To Put My Xbox One On An Actual Shelf (Someday)

My Xbox One has been precariously balanced on top of a stack of books for almost two weeks and will probably stay that way for several more because I am a monster with a million other things on his
The best mini console, Sega Genesis Mini, gets a huge price cut at GameStop

The best mini console, Sega Genesis Mini, gets a huge price cut at GameStop

Sega Genesis Mini, arguably the best mini game console available now, has received a huge price cut at GameStop for the retailer's deal of the day. You can get it for only $35, but you have to act
If You're Gifting a Video Game System, Set It Up Now, Not Christmas Day

If You're Gifting a Video Game System, Set It Up Now, Not Christmas Day

I assumed this tip was old news, but I’ve seen a ton of tweets going around that make me feel like a number of holiday gift-givers still don’t know the big secret for giving video games and video game
If You're Gifting a Video Game System, Set It Up Now, Not Christmas Day

If You're Gifting a Video Game System, Set It Up Now, Not Christmas Day

I assumed this tip was old news, but I’ve seen a ton of tweets going around that make me feel like a number of holiday gift-givers still don’t know the big secret for giving video games and video game

The legendary Nintendo PlayStation prototype is up for auction

For years it was the stuff of legend -- a games console that incorporated both a CD drive and SNES cartridge slot made with the official backing of PlayStation and Nintendo? But back in 2015 we saw

The legendary Nintendo PlayStation prototype is up for auction

For years it was the stuff of legend -- a games console that incorporated both a CD drive and SNES cartridge slot made with the official backing of PlayStation and Nintendo? But back in 2015 we saw
Microsoft says its next-generation console is actually just called Xbox

Microsoft says its next-generation console is actually just called Xbox

Microsoft has revealed that it's calling its next-generation ecosystem simply Xbox, with the Xbox Series X being only one of potentially several consoles available. The full name was unveiled at The
5 big Xbox Series X questions we still have after The Game Awards

5 big Xbox Series X questions we still have after The Game Awards

Microsoft finally revealed the official name and design of its next-generation game console: The Xbox Series X. Despite this, we still have several questions about the console.
PS5 could let users share controller inputs in single-player games

PS5 could let users share controller inputs in single-player games

A patent filing by Sony could point to a new feature in the PS5 that could let players share the controller inputs in a single-player game, and even vote on who gets to perform which actions.
Nintendo Switch set a new sales record during Black Friday, despite few discounts

Nintendo Switch set a new sales record during Black Friday, despite few discounts

The Nintendo Switch managed to set a new sales record in the United States for the week of Black Friday, selling more than 830,000 systems when combining the standard Switch and the Switch Lite.
Microsoft could be making a cheaper Xbox Scarlett without a disc drive

Microsoft could be making a cheaper Xbox Scarlett without a disc drive

Despite earlier reports that it had been canceled, Microsoft is reportedly making a cheaper version of the upcoming Xbox Scarlett, and it looks like it won't come with a disc drive.

The Nintendo Switch finally launches in China on December 10th

As expected, Nintendo will officially launch the Switch console in China on December 10th in partnership with Tencent. It will sell as a bundle for 2,099 yuan ($298) with a copy of New Super Mario