Nintendo DS

Rick and Morty

The Surprising, Real Story Behind One of Rick and Morty's Weirdest Jokes

Justin Roiland finally explained the story behind Rick's shameless Nintendo pandering.
Beckett Mufson
5.24.18
open thread

Let's Talk About the Nintendo DS's Weirdest and Wildest Games

Today’s open thread ask is a simple one: What are the most wonderfully unusual (and ideally awesome) games you played on the mega-successful handheld?
Mike Diver
5.12.17
Pokemon

In Photos: The Competitive Side of the Modern Pokémon Community

We attended the year’s first major UK Pokémon tournament, in Sheffield, to capture the delight, the despair, and the solidarity.
Waypoint Staff
3.20.17
Handheld Gaming

Why ‘Ghost Trick’ Is the First Game I’ve Finished in 2017

It’s not new, it is clever, and it’s held off ‘Yakuza 0’ and ‘Resident Evil 7’ for my game time.
Mike Diver
2.2.17
Adventure Games

How ‘Hotel Dusk: Room 215’ Inspired a New Investigation

We know all about video gaming’s high-profile auteurs, but thankfully there are always more creators to explore—just check the credits.
Mike Diver
1.3.17
video

This Is Why Nintendo's CEO Was So Beloved

Biographical video outlines the highlights of Iwata's life.
Leif Johnson
10.16.16
Gaming

I’ll Never Love Another Console Like I Loved the Nintendo DS

Some tipped the DS to fail, but the gaming's most creative designers looked at it and saw only ideas and opportunities.
Chris Schilling
8.30.16
Nintendo DS

I’ll Never Love Another Console Like I Loved the Nintendo DS

Some tipped the DS to fail, but the gaming's most creative designers looked at it and saw only ideas and opportunities.
Chris Schilling
8.30.16
Gaming

If You Only Play One ‘Aliens’ Game Today, Make It ‘Infestation’

James Cameron's movie is 30 years old. Celebrate its awesomeness by playing the best 'Aliens' game out there.
Mike Diver
7.29.16
Aliens Infestation

If You Only Play One ‘Aliens’ Game Today, Make It ‘Infestation’

James Cameron's movie is 30 years old. Celebrate its awesomeness by playing the best <em>Aliens</em> game out there.
Mike Diver
7.29.16
VICE vs Video games

‘Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney’ Was the Game That Combated My Colorado Loneliness

How the first game in Capcom's lawyer-based series came to the aid of an isolated high-schooler.
Jonathan Peltz
4.29.15
Gizmodo

Notorious Gangsters and No Games: The Gory Story of the Gizmondo

A decade ago, a new handheld emerged to rival the DS and PSP. But the system didn't simply suck—the entire enterprise was utterly corrupt.
Mike Diver
3.9.15
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