Facebook Fighter: When Facebook Meets Street Fighter 2

Remember the good old days of playing Street Fighter with your classmates, trying to beat the heck out of each other? Then came Street Fighter 2, which is considered to be one of the gaming industry’s biggest successes. If you’re too young to remember, check out this oral history of Street Fighter 2. Today, not […]

Scary PC Games That Will Test Your Nerves

Gaming has gone mobile, with the projection of the market growing 27.3 percent annually. True enough, if you take an informal survey of your friends and family, you’ll probably find out that most of them play games on their mobile devices as opposed to consoles and desktop computers. Still, there is a niche for PC […]

Free Games That Are Keeping People From Living in the Real World

Not that I am against the whole thing – iOS games, people not living in the real world, calculating the time it will take to train x number of soldiers so they’re ready when you wake up, and so on. It’s just that I suddenly, just recently (which is weird) realized that there are some […]

Robbie Lakeman Ousts Hank Chien As Donkey Kong King

Yes. The battle for Donkey Kong King (say that five times as fast as you can, now) has been going on, and will probably go on for quite some time yet. The arcade game is one of the most popular games ever, and aficionados continue vying for the highest score they can get. For four […]

Don’t Let Your Old Games Gather Dust!

It happens to every gamer: video games eventually are left alone, only to serve as dust collectors. It’s not that those games lose value to the gamer; it’s just that after you finish a game, or it proves to be too difficult (or too boring, as the case may be), you tend to lose interest. […]

Do You Know the 10 Urban Myths of Gaming?

Urban myths come aplenty, from crocodiles living in the sewer to human meat found in a McDonald’s meat factory, but did you know that there are also urban myths of gaming? I suppose we were all told at some point in our lives about certain “facts” about some of our favorite games and characters. Some […]

My Favorite Video Games of All Time

Video games have come a long way since the 70s. Today, life-like graphics and soundtracks keep gamers mesmerized in virtual worlds for hours. Game-playing enthusiasts choose from hundreds of titles spanning numerous genres. Companies continually introduce new and improved consoles and platforms on which one can play. Of all the games created in the previous […]

Putting Meta in Gaming: Mobile Games for Those Who Can’t Do Just One Thing at a Time

The idea for this post came to me when I realized that, many times, I would be watching something on TV and playing on the iPad at the same time. (Okay, it was pointed out to me.) It was not long before I also realized that what I was watching sometimes influenced the game I […]

Great Games You Can Play on Your Ultrabook

Gaming has reached new heights these days, with the average Jane and Joe even running the risk of being labeled as a gaming addict. With the proliferation of tablets and mobile game developers taking advantage of this, it really is no surprise that everyone has gotten into gaming. While playing games on your tablet or […]

Feast Your Eyes on the First Stage of Super Mario 64 LEGO

Released for the Nintendo 64 in 1996, Super Mario 64 is a 3D action-adventure game that has captured the hearts of many a gamer. The first stage, in particular, has become such an iconic stage, and every Mario lover will know it by heart. Mario lover and LEGO savant Pepa Quin put together these two […]