Console

Canadiana

Christians Loved Canada's Failed Video Game Console

The Game Wave featured 'VeggieTales.'
Jordan Pearson
12.22.17
n. sane

We Talked to 'Crash Bandicoot' Speedrunners About the Remake's New, Messed-Up Jump

Some subtle changes are making speedruns more difficult, but not everyone is convinced all the changes are necessarily bad.
Leif Johnson
7.7.17
Game Boy

This Keychain-Sized Game Boy Emulator Is our 90s Dream Come True

You can’t buy it, but you could DIY it.
Samantha Cole
7.6.17
Stress test

Watch a Nintendo Switch Survive a Fall From 1,000 Feet

Nintendo continues to be impossibly durable.
Samantha Cole
5.31.17
The Odyssey

When Video Game Consoles Wanted (and Failed) to Be Computers

A lot of early video game consoles secretly wanted to be home computers, too. Their makers either sold keyboard add-ons or failed miserably in the process.
Ernie Smith
5.22.17
Can I Live?

Nintendo Switch Is a Console for Humans, Not Gamers

Could it fall on its face? Yes, sure.
Derek Mead and Emanuel Maiberg
3.1.17
Gaming

The Nintendo Switch Is Even Weirder Than We Imagined

Nintendo reveals the Switch's price, release date, games, and some things we didn't expect.
Leif Johnson and Emanuel Maiberg
1.13.17
Gaming

Is 'Super Mario Run' Sacrilegious?

'Super Mario Run' is a Nintendo game that's not on a Nintendo console. The sky is falling.
Leif Johnson and Emanuel Maiberg
12.19.16
Gaming

How to Make a Retro Game Console From Concrete

Mortar mix, Raspberry Pi Zero, and voila, a console for retro games
Grennan Milliken
12.4.16
News

Everything Will Be OK Because You Can Pre-Order a Sega Genesis Reissue

The reissued console will play original cartridges and has no HDMI.
Jordan Pearson
11.8.16
Console

The Wii U Deserved Better

Nintendo's platform didn't sell very well, but it had a game lineup to die for.
Danielle Riendeau
11.2.16
Gaming

Why Are Investors Cold on Nintendo’s New Console?

The stock market is not hot on Switch, but the stock market is weird.
Emanuel Maiberg
10.22.16
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