Even after Nintendo and Atari put home video game consoles on the market and induced gamers of the '80s and '90s to barricade themselves in their bedrooms, a few diehard arcade operators still did things the old way. And their diehard fans continued pumping quarters into the refrigerator-sized machi ... More >>
As far as the Internets go, Doctor Octoroc is the real deal -- he's the animator, composer, and wizard behind more or less every good retro video game parody online, like "Jersey Shore: The RPG," "Game of Thrones RPG," "8-Bit Twilight (Interactive Game)," and more. Based in Philadelphia, D ... More >>
Sadly, it's too late to wheedle a cable car sponsorship out of Thelonious MonkWhen Municipal Transportation Agency director Malcolm Heinicke earlier this week proposed selling off "sponsorships" to the city's treasured cable cars as a means of making the city's ends meet, you could almost hear the r ... More >>
Those videogame nerds stole your likeness, Ogre... The plot of many a 3 a.m.-caliber movie has featured the put-upon nerd matriculating to vast wealth in the computer industry -- while the bullying quarterback peaks before age 22. Yet in San Francisco Federal Court you could call it "Revenge of the ... More >>
Atari's Alone in the Dark is scary for all the wrong reasons.
Baby Boomers hoped to die before they got old. They lied. And now they’re dragging the whole country down.
There's not much besides an extra controller to these minigames
Get out the magnifying glass. It's time to burn a game.
The Spinto Band sparks a buzz brush-fire
This horrible Winter Olympics game doesn't even medal.
The Matrix: Path of Neo is more chop suey than chopsocky.
Peter Jackson's King Kong earns its crown.
Minnie's Boys is worth reviving, despite its original flop
A newly minted star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame offers an occasion to look back on the career of Journey. That's right, Journey.
Walking the floor with the arcade obsessed
With his sixth record as µ-Ziq, drum 'n' bass bully Mike Paradinas contemplates euthanasia
"Joyride" at 26 Mix
Blasthaus; Hot Rodney's Bar and Grill
Red Line (Thrill Jockey)
A boy and his Casio set up shop in Heartbreak Hotel
Everything I need to know about high school I learned from the New Teen Cinema