It's accessible, sure, "casual" even – but played at the top level Nintendo's racer is much more than a goofy game of luck.
House party going south? Slam on Crash Bandicoot. Party, saved.
Get a new games-playing machine for Christmas? Bored of whatever came with it? Here's what you need to get next.
We all need pick-me-up games to make a bad day better. Here are a few that are guaranteed turn my frown upside down.
After a somewhat disappointing E3 showing, Nintendo's Wii U might be heading for the scrapheap. But it's not about to go out quietly.
The tournament confirmed that video games are awesome, if you needed a reminder. (Seriously, some of you did.)
You can't make me rank my happiness, damn it.
From indies shutting out major studios for awards, to terrific facial hair and small-portion servings, here's what's awesome in games right now.
Games have changed, but we're still talking about "action-adventures". It's time to consider more accurate alternatives.
The Wii U was the standout console of my 2014 – and with games like Mario Kart and Bayonetta 2, it should have been yours, too.
It's rare these days that a video game can be just that.