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E3 2011 – The Confirmed Games List

This list is the most up to date list available (thanks to IGN) and focuses exclusively on games that have been 100% more…

Action, Atari 2600, Features, News, PC, PlayStation 3, Trailers, Xbox 360
Yar’s Revenge to Return Spring 2011 – Watch the Trailer

Yep, you heard right.  Assuming most people reading are too young to have memories about the original Yars’ Revenge (as the more…

Art, Atari, Atari 2600, Features, Misc, News, Retro
GC 08: Space Invaders Takes On 9/11 – Aliens Blow Up World Trade Center

“What do you think would be best to celebrate 30 years of Space Invaders? Oh I know, let’s go to Leipzig and parody the more…

Arcade, Atari, Atari 2600, Atari Jaguar, Misc, NES, News, Nintendo, Retro, SNES
Space Invaders Cupcakes

Throwing some game related art on a few tasty cupcakes is surely a double edged sword dipped in frosting. Part of you wants to more…

Arcade, Atari, Atari 2600, Atari Jaguar, Dreamcast, DS, Game Boy, Game Boy Advance, GameCube, Genesis, Microsoft, N64, NES, News, Nintendo, PC, PlayStation, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, PSP, Retro, Saturn, SEGA, SEGA Master System, SNES, Sony, Wii, Xbox, Xbox 360
Capcom Admits Ebay Sales Factor Into Which Classics Are Given New Life

In a recent interview with MTV’s gaming blog Multiplayer, Capcom’s Associate Producer, John Diamonon, confesses that while more…

Action, Adventure, Atari, Atari 2600, Genre, MMO, News, PC, Previews, Retro, Role Playing Game
World of WarCraft Coming to Consoles!

Blizzard announced today that its overly-popular MMO, World of WarCraft, is headed to consoles in a spin-off entitled “The more…

Action, Adventure, Atari, Atari 2600, Atari Jaguar, Dreamcast, Genre, Interviews, Microsoft, News, Nintendo, PlayStation 3, SEGA, Sony, Wii, Xbox, Xbox 360
Ripten Talks The Incredible Hulk Game & More with Creative Director, Mark Nau

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Guinness World Records to Launch Gamer’s Edition

Ever wanted to know the fastest completion of Super Mario World or the highest score in Tetris? Well soon you will be able to, more…

Atari, Atari 2600, Atari Jaguar, Events, News, Retro
The World’s Largest Atari Joystick – Touch It, It’s Mighty Big…

Ok, first the largest Arcade Machine, and now the largest Atari Controller. I must say that while this is very cool, there is more…

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Quick Play: Awesome Pixel Art Brings Classic Video Game Characters To Life

Flickr user and long time Something Awful forum member, foglera, has artfully put together some nostalgic pieces of video more…

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What I’m Thankful For: Atari, Waggle, Fable

This Thanksgiving I’d like to spend some time to write about what I’m thankful for. Here are few things that I believe should more…

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Top Ten Most Badass Weapons in Gaming History – # 1 The Cerebral Bore

I like my brain. It has, along with my other primary sensory apparatuses, always allowed me to do lots of useful stuff. Math more…

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Top Ten Most Badass Weapons in Gaming History – #2 The Darkness

Our next, slightly controversial entry on this list has led me to question what exactly constitutes a weapon. The Darkness, more…

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Top Ten Most Badass Weapons in Gaming History – # 3 The Gravity Gun

There are many definitions for the word weapon. According to dictionary.com, it can be “any instrument or device for use in more…

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Top Ten Most Badass Weapons in Gaming History – # 4 The BFG 9000

What does BFG stand for exactly? Well if you don’t know then you must be new to this whole video game craze that’s been more…