Some games were meant to have an HD remake. Street Fighter 2 got a pretty faithful remake with new hand-drawn sprites. X-Men Arcade – according to Kate’s review – is … Read More
Kickstarter has done some wonderful things for the world of video games recently. From Tim Schafer’s newest project to the return of the Infinity Engine RPG (I’M SO EXCITED), Kickstarter … Read More
Xbox Live Arcade’s Pinball FX2 continues to amaze me in ways far beyond the simple fact that it is one of the greatest pinball video games ever created. The Marvel-themed … Read More
Rock Band Blitz is basically Rock Band, but instead of using a plastic instrument you’re using the triggers (or bumpers, or sticks, depending on your control scheme) and controlling all … Read More
Recently I’ve been playing 2009’s Wolfenstein, the most recent game in the classic Wolfenstein series. Or no, wait. It’s a remake. Or… is it a reboot? Either way, the game … Read More
Even though I’ve never really been good at them I’ve always loved point-and-click adventure games, ever since my dad’s friend handed me a CD-ROM of Day of the Tentacle back … Read More
Wrapping up Xbox Live’s current Summer of Arcade event is a game that I’ll admit was low on my radar. After my initial excitement for the Tony Hawk remake and … Read More
As a kid, I was a big fan of games like Flashback, Oddworld, and Out of This World. Well, maybe not so much OoTW, due to the game’s insane difficulty … Read More
While I’ve never actually played the original Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater, I did play the crap out of THPS 2-4 as a kid. They weren’t the most realistic skating games … Read More
I’ll openly admit I’m not the biggest fan of puzzle games. It’s not that I don’t like them, I would just rather pick most other genres over it. Imagine my … Read More
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Super Mario, Pac-Man, and Sonic The Hedgehog are three of the most recognizable icons in gaming, and their careers contain some interesting parallels.
They also happen to perfectly represent … Read More
…there was The Sumerian Game. Designed for grade schoolers in 1964, it was as innovative as it is forgotten.
I discovered this long lost obscurity while doing research for … Read More
I’m certain that Where In The World Is Carmen Sandiego? is the most confusing series in the history of video games. Different versions of a game might have the same … Read More
Legion co-creator Bill Sienkiewicz designed the characters and logo for the ’90s FOX cartoon Where On Earth Is Carmen Sandiego?Read More
The term “gamer” predates video games by over six centuries.
The first known record of the word was found in the English town of Walsall and dates back to … Read More