One of the most notoriously difficult platforming challenges of all time, Land of the Livid Dead is Rayman Origins fantastic final level.
This final meeting in Silent Hill 2 is about giving in to our worst impulses, and the tragic inability to save someone from themselves.
The Metroid series has introduced some of the best powerups in gaming but among the coolest is Super Metroid's iconic speed booster.
All Zagreus wants is to reach the surface. He’s lived in the Underworld for eternity, under the wrathful eye of his father, Hades. Hades is very...
There are few fights in the Metal Gear series that can compare to Raiden's pulse-pounding battle with a fleet of Rays in Metal Gear Solid 2.
What Remains of Edith Finch is filled to the brim with touching vignettes. A journey to a fantastical otherworld may be the best of them.
We take a look back at one of gaming's greatest moments with the climactic battle against Trainer Red in Pokémon Gold and Silver.
Joel's shocking choice is the defining moment of The Last of Us, and maybe the most important plot element in regard to The Last of Us...
The most memorable Arch Demon battle in all of Demon's Souls is more akin to an assassination mission, and an uncomfortable one at that.
At the conclusion of Kingdom Hearts II, Sora and Riku face off against Xemnas in one of the greatest final battles in video game history.
Chrono Trigger is home to a dozen epic RPG moments but nothing tops watching a man-frog hybrid sever a mountain with his legendary sword.
Looking back at the ultimate gaming twist in Castlevania; Symphony of the Night… Great Moments in Gaming is a column wherein we look back at some of...
One of the most epic boss battles in gaming history, Safer Sephiroth of Final Fantasy VII is a legendary encounter with a dangerous foe.
Players thought they understood how terror worked in this world until Tyrant came along and smashed the rules to bits in Resident Evil 2.
Whether through sheer intensity or emotional effect, great moments in gaming live on in our minds long after we first experience them.
We all have that first game that showed us how the medium could tell epic, cinematic stories. For me that game was Final Fantasy VIII.