Category Archives: Video Games

NFL Draft Tonight, But Will There Be an NFL This Season?

It looks like an NFL off-season. It feels like an NFL off-season. Sure, it even smells like an NFL off-season. But is it really an off-season if there’s no season to look forward to? The pageantry seems to be in … Continue reading

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Activision Announces End of Guitar Hero

Guitar Hero makes for a ridiculously fun gimmick at parties and lets people rock in a different way. Sadly, makers of the hit franchise have announced they will stop making Guitar Hero citing financial decline of the music industry. “Due … Continue reading

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Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 to Be Released November 2011

Few things excite the masses like an announcement of a new video game. According to a report in the LA Times, a third installment in the Modern Warfare series is set to be released in November 2011. Sources are unnamed … Continue reading

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North Korea is in UR Cell Phonez, Making UR Gamez

It seems like hardly a week goes by without Kim Jong-il rearing his oppressive, dictatorial head. This week is no exception, as Bloomberg is reporting that Kim’s crack team of North Korean computer experts created not one, but two movie-based cell phone … Continue reading

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The Pac is Back!

Riding high off of his star turn on the Google homepage a few weeks back, Pac-Man is certainly making the most of his return to prominence. As we noted in our post commemorating his 30th birthday, Pac-Man was the star … Continue reading

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Who’s Dumb Enough To Announce A New Product Today?

It’s not a huge secret, that later today, at precisely 10am pacific time (12pm central!) Apple CEO Steve Jobs will take to the stage at Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference and announce, at the very least, a new iPhone (see our … Continue reading

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Sega Action Chair! Lost Gaming Treasure or Something Else Entirely?

These days it’s not uncommon for rare games or pieces of gaming hardware to fetch high prices on eBay. Most of the time, these are NES or Atari 2600 games, and usually, there’s a good deal of info out there … Continue reading

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Happy 30th, Pac-Man

30 years ago today, a little game called Pac-Man debuted in Japanese arcades, and although it wasn’t a huge hit there (Space Invaders was all the rage in Japan), when it came to America later that year it became the … Continue reading

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EA Declares War on Used Games with Tiger Woods 11

Remember when you could just buy a video game, pop it into your console and play it online? Well, those days are numbered, as Electronic Arts has announced that starting with Tiger Woods PGA Tour 11 (out June 8th for … Continue reading

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The Day Dallas was Perfect in Oakland

Oakland Athletics pitcher Dallas Braden joined an elite club Sunday, becoming only the 19th pitcher in Major League Baseball history to hurl a perfect game. Determined to prove he can pitch more than just a hissy fit, Dallas set aside … Continue reading

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