Bang! Gotcha! Yer fired!As more and more Americans find themselves sitting at home in their tattered bathrobes at 3 p.m. on working days, videogame sales have gone through the roof. Last year, Americans spent $22 billion on games -- a 23 percent jump from the prior year. Now, here's the funny part: ... More >>
It began circulating on the Internet this afternoon that SEGA of America sent 30 of its workers into the already crowded and stinking recession shitcan. This led the Snitch to research where the SEGA office is, and it turns out they're right down the street from us! Anybody want to meet for be ... More >>
Who said first-person games need a second person?
How yesterday's games spawned today's best-sellers.
Alien Syndrome will alienate some, infect others
She wants to harness the power of the communal cerebellum her games create and put it to work solving real-world problems
Virtua Fighter 5 delivers . . . exactly what you'd expect.
Sega's Hedgehog goes back to the grind . . . yawn
Our critics weigh in on local exhibitions
Monkey Knife Fight is everywhere, but what -- oh what -- does it mean?
Local electro/ acoustic label Dial Records measures success one sale at a time
Markus Popp's new sound installation makes being an electronica superstar easy
The Dating Game
So many San Franciscans live in cars, vans, campers, and buses that the city wants to create a "vehicular community" where they could legally park. But if we build it, will the "houseless" come?
Tired of computer gimmickry and gadgetry for Christmas? Prepare for exhaustion!
Psychic Detective supplants narrative with computerized gimmickry