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Tomb RaiderNew Xbox 360 cover by Leeona | Today, 01:13 PM
007: Blood StoneNew PlayStation 3 cover by Leeona | Today, 01:13 PM
Magna MemoriaNew promo image by Sciere | Today, 01:05 PM
War Planet Online: Global ConquestNew promo image by Sciere | Today, 12:17 PM

Just Added more

Magna Memoria (iPad)Added by Sciere | Today, 01:13 PM
War Planet Online: Global Conquest (Android)Added by Sciere | Today, 12:25 PM
Alhedemic Lines (Windows)Added by piltdown_man | Today, 12:12 PM
A Lost Room (Windows)Added by Kam1Kaz3NL77 | Today, 11:18 AM

New Screenshots more

Prince of Persia 2: The Shadow & The Flame


by Infernos

Alhedemic Lines


by piltdown_man

California Games


by Rainer S

Aid Zondulux


by piltdown_man

New Cover Art more

Tomb Raider

by Leeona

007: Blood Stone

by Leeona

Magna Memoria

by Sciere

War Planet Online: Global Conquest

by Sciere

New Promo Art more

Magna Memoria

by Sciere

War Planet Online: Global Conquest

by Sciere


by Sciere

Gunstar Heroes

by GTramp

New Reviews

Front cover

Neutopia II

"Shameless in design, competent in execution."

by Will Ford on Yesterday, 04:09 AM
Front cover

Life Is Strange: Before the Storm - Complete Season

"A powerless prequel that comes close to matching the original"

by krisko6 on Mar 14, 2018
Front cover

Gran Turismo 6

"The most realistic all-around racer ever for the PlayStation 3!"

by Katie Cadet on Mar 14, 2018
Front cover


"A case of mistaken identity"

by Kaddy B. on Mar 07, 2018

MobyGames News

New MobyGoal; two new contributor milestones!
A brief update with three things to mention here:

- We have a new MobyGoal: we're looking for 280 more iOS games, which would get us to 5,250 in total. That's a small fraction of the amount available, obviously, but we're just trying to pick out highlights. Help us out if you can!

- Congrats to Charly2.0 for making it to 100,000 MobyGames points, many of them on cover art, which he's been a MAJOR contributor to in recent years, hurray.

- In addition, looks like Kennyannydenny also hit a key milestone, of 50,000 MobyGames points, thanks to his work documenting DLC for modern-day platforms (and quite a few standalone games too!) Great work here also...
Submitted by Simon Carless (1766) on Mar 04, 201812 comments
Sciere = 500,000 MobyGames points?!
It might seem outrageous, but it's true - Sciere, the top all-time MobyGames contributor, has reached a milestone that no other user on the website ever has - 500,000 MobyPoints!

Please congratulate and thank him for his 15 amazing years of service to game history on MobyGames.
Submitted by Simon Carless (1766) on Feb 12, 201824 comments
Why the MobyGames 'promo image' section is important...
As many of you know, the 'promo image' section on MobyGames is where all the game images/screenshots from digital stores go, and also where promotional artwork is placed.

It means you can compare screens and hi-res promo art across many years - the Giants: Citizen Kabuto promo art section is a great example, since it includes everything from original '90s promo CD-ROM rips to the brand new and Steam screenshots.

We think this is useful for preservation AND comparison purposes - keep uploading that promo art! (We also wanted to mention that we are finally planning to add the ability to include magazine ads in promo images at some point this year. It just requires some extra coding!)
Submitted by Simon Carless (1766) on Feb 04, 201814 comments
The big milestone - congrats, two new 100k Mobypoints users!
Massive congratulations to リカルド・フィリペ and jaXen for being the 10th and 11th contributors to reach 100,000 MobyGames points!

It's a remarkable total, and the amount of items they've both added at this point is pretty staggering - thanks to both of them!
Submitted by Simon Carless (1766) on Jan 20, 20187 comments
MobyGames Stats - 2017 edition
As per tradition, I present to you the database visualization! Made possible by the MobyGames API.

Previous editions:
June 2017 - January 2017 - January 2016 - January 2015 - January 2014 - January 2013 - January 2012 - January 2011 - January 2010 - January 2009

(Click to enlarge)

An explanation: each coloured shape in the graph represents a platform. The horizontal axis is time. The vertical axis represents the number of games released. So the height of a shape on a given point in time indicates the number of games released for that platform that year. The total height of the graph on a given point in time shows the total releases that year.

[All data taken from MobyGames. Of course, the graph is only as complete as our database is - meaning we currently undercount some new digital game platforms like PC/Mac, digital console, and iOS/Android since we don't 'scrape' those databases automatically - and the dropoff in 2015 and 2016 is because we're still entering newer games into the database. Come help us if you can!]
Submitted by vedder (28288) on Jan 12, 20186 comments

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Tip Of The Day

When selecting countries in release info items, keep in mind that games have different release dates, publishers and distributors for specific regions. The United States and the United Kingdom are almost never listed alongside in the same item. Also, different regions have different product codes, therefor release info items are split, and submitted as separate items.   more tips

Current MobyGoal

5250 iPhone Games (88%)

88% Complete

We need 33 more iPhone games documented to complete this goal!

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