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Steven Petite

Steven Petite

Former Digital Trends Contributor

Steven is a writer from Northeast Ohio currently based in Louisiana. He writes about video games and books, and consumes ample helpings of both. Previously, he was a perpetually heartbroken Cleveland sports fan. He spends his free time writing fiction that maybe someday you’ll read.

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The best SNES games of all time

Check out our picks for the best SNES games of all time, including classics like The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past and cult hits like Final Fantasy VI.
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The best Zelda games, ranked from best to worst

We decided to rank all of the games in the Legend of Zelda timeline from best to worst, which proved to be a pretty arduous challenge. Here's the full list.
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The best N64 games of all time

The Nintendo 64 introduced a long list of top-tier games, but which were the best? Our definitive list breaks down the best N64 games of all time based on genre
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The best Pokémon games, ranked from best to worst

Looking to jump into the world of Pokémon but don't know where to start? Here's our ranked list of every Pokémon game (plus spin-offs and remakes) to consider.
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The best NES games of all time

The NES Classic and Nintendo Switch Online have given new life to some of our favorite 8-bit classics. Check out our picks for the best NES games of all time.
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How to connect an Xbox controller to a PC

The Xbox controller is one of the best when it comes to PC gaming. In this guide, we'll show you how to connect your Xbox controller to your PC.
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The best horror games of all time

There's nothing quite like a good spooky game, and thankfully, the genre has seen a boom in popularity in recent memory. These are the best horror games ever.
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Marvel’s Spider-Man suit list: breakdown of every suit in the game

Marvel's Spider-Man has 42 suits available, allowing you to outfit Peter Parker in any way you see fit. Here's how to unlock every suit in Marvel's Spider-Man.

The best indie games on PC

PC has been the best home for indie games for many years. With that in mind, we have created a list of the best indie games for PC, most of them exclusive.
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The best Nintendo Switch Lite accessories

The Nintendo Switch Lite drops the dock for ultimate portability, but that doesn't mean you won't need a few accessories. These are some of its top accessories.
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The history of the Madden Curse

For more than 20 years, the Madden Curse has struck a large percentage of cover athletes in the form of stat declines and injuries. We follow up on all of them.
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The best PS1 games of all time

To this day, many of the original PlayStation's best games still remain as some of the greatest ever made. These are the best 50 games ever sold for the PS1.
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7 Fortnite building tips and tricks that will help you survive

Creating structures on the fly has become an important skill for survival in Fortnite. Here's how to use building to your advantage and earn a Victory Royale.
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How to catch the legendary Pokémon in Pokémon: Let’s Go

Pokémon: Let's Go gives players a chance to catch awesome Pokémon, including a few legendary Pokémon. Here are a few tips for catching these tough Pokémon.
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How to unlock characters, new modes, boards, and more in Super Mario Party

Looking for all of the unlockable characters, modes, gems, and boards in Super Mario Party? Here's how to unlock it all so you can see the final cutscene.
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The best Sega Genesis games of all time

Although the company has since fallen into obscurity, Sega was a titan throughout the '90s. Here the are 25 best Sega Genesis games that defined that decade.
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The best indie games for the PS4

Indie games explore areas that AAA games just don't cover. Thankfully, there are plenty of them on PS4. Here are the best indie games that you can buy on PS4.
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The best GameCube games of all time

It's hard to believe Nintendo's box with a handle has hit its 20th anniversary. As it nears retro status, here are the best Nintendo GameCube games ever made.
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The best zombie games of all time

Zombies have been a media staple for decades, including in video games. From iconic franchises to surprising expansions, these are the best zombie games ever.
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The best PS2 games of all time

Sony's PlayStation 2 is one of the bestselling consoles ever, and it boasts an impressive catalog of great games. These are the best PS2 games of all time.
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How to play co-op in Super Mario Maker 2

Super Mario Maker 2 features local co-op and online multiplayer action. Our quick guide will walk you through how to play with your friends locally or online.
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How to delete games on a PS4

PS4 games eat up storage space quickly. Here's how to delete games on a PS4 and how to reinstall games through a disc or with a download.

How to record and share gameplay clips on Nintendo Switch

In this guide, we'll run through how to record video footage on the Nintendo Switch, how to share it on social media, and how to bypass any issues that arise.
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How to delete and reinstall games on the Nintendo Switch

There are so many great games on the Switch that you're bound to run out of space. Here's how to delete, archive, and reinstall games on Nintendo Switch.
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How to make a Discord bot

Knowing how to make and control a Discord bot is essential if you run your own solid server. In this guide, we'll show you how, no coding knowledge required.

The best iOS games you can play offline on your iPhone and iPad

There are options for every type of gamer on iOS. If you find yourself bored without internet connection, here are some of the best games you can play offline.

These are all the Nintendo Switch games with console and PC crossplay support

The Nintendo Switch has robust third-party support. Some of these games even support crossplay. Here's the full list of Switch games that support crossplay.

Xbox One S vs. Xbox One X

Considering buying a last-gen Xbox? We've broken down specs for the discontinued Xbox One X and Xbox One S, so you know whether they're still worth it today.
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The best free MMORPGs

The best free MMORPGs will help you slay time itself. Our list of favorites includes action-packed heavy hitters like Tera, Rift, and even a bit of Runescape.
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Best Nintendo Switch GameCube controller adapters

You can use GameCube controllers with just about every game on Switch. First, though, you'll need to pick up a reliable adapter. We have a few great options.
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PS4 vs. PS4 Slim

The PS4 Slim is a slimmer, sleeker version of the PS4, but is it the better console? In this PS4 versus PS4 Slim comparison, we explore all the differences.
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Far Cry 5 beginner’s guide

From managing your squad to saving innocent civilians from cultists, here are some beginner tips for taking down the Eden's Gate doomsday cult in Far Cry 5.
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Where to find every Heart Piece and Secret Seashell in Link’s Awakening

The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening increases the number of collectibles. Our guide shows you where to find all 32 Heart Pieces and all 50 Secret Seashells.
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How to get all three Fairy Bottles in Link’s Awakening

There are three brand new Fairy Bottles for you to find in Link's Awakening to recover some hearts when you're low on health. Here's how to get all of them.