Halo: The Master Chief Collection’s latest patch goes live, making sweeping changes across all bundled games.

April 15

A new update for Halo: The Master Chief Collection has gone live, bringing with it a suite of improvements and fixes to various problems, along with tougher new regulations intended to help curb quitting in online ranked matches. Patch fixes have been lined up for all games packaged in the collection, from Halo: Combat Evolved […]

The NPD released their sales data for March 2014, and Sony PlayStation 4 continues to come out on top of the Xbox One.

April 15

This story has been updated with further quotes from Microsoft. NPD released their monthly sales data today, and for the third month in a row, the PlayStation 4 has come out on top. In a press release, the NPD wrote, “PS4 and Xbox One continue to see success with cumulative sales of the two consoles […]

You voted for your favorite games at E3, and now we have the total results. Check out the winners by platform, as well as the overall best game of E3 according to GamezGate readers.

April 14

GamezGate already shared its best games from E3 2014, but we also opened this up to you, the audience. The voting has been tallied, and we can finally announce the winners for the games you were most excited about following this year’s E3. Note that these were all games playable at the show flloor, so […]

Super Mario 3D Land eases you in with creative level design and tight controls while leaving plenty of challenging content to be discovered.

April 13

Mario is one of the hardest-working men in video games. Whether he’s competing in the Olympics or exploring outer space, this gaming icon stays busy. Super Mario 3D Land puts the plumber though his paces with yet another search-and-rescue mission to find a missing princess. Along the way it successfully translates the classic, 2D Mario […]

Mike Bithell also points out that the bulk of the units were sold during promo periods when you could get the game for much less than $10.

April 13

Indie hit Thomas Was Alone has now sold over 1 million copies to date, creator Mike Bithell said today on Twitter. The game is available today across PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, and PC. Presumably, that sales figure represents the total number of units sold across all platforms. “Not bad for a crappy little Flash game,” […]

Gamer creates “Xbox Sign Out” gamertag and then gets people to say his name so their sessions are interrupted.

April 11

The trolling potential for the Xbox One is coming into focus. Here’s one example. In this YouTube video, user Master of Luck creates a gamertag called “Xbox Sign Out,” and prods other players in Call of Duty: Ghosts until they say his name. When other players say “Xbox, Sign Out,” Kinect catches the accidental voice […]

This brawler starring your friendly neighborhood Spider-Man offers evolved action…and clunky controls.

April 10

Side-scrolling brawler games and superheroes seem to be a perfect match. Superheroes are known for fighting their way through swaths of enemies, and having a game that constantly scrolls to one side sets up climactic supervillain showdowns waiting on the other end of the level. And Spider-Man: Toxic City 3D is a very good side-scrolling […]