With triple-A game prices soaring higher with every new console generation, gamers often find themselves too strapped to afford the many titles they want to play. A new social network called Waygoz.com is here to help — and best of all, it’s 100% free.
There was a small bump in gaming news about how Battlefield 3 would not be made available through Steam. Of course, disgruntled gamers from all over the world cried foul on EA. It seemed like a simple bait to get people to choose EA’s Origin service which is a lot similar to Steam, sans the [...]
Super Mario Bros., the classic video game from Nintendo first released in 1985 for the Nintendo entertainment system, follows the exploits of Mario and Luigi as they venture through the Mushroom Kingdom to rescue Princess Toadstool from Bowser. Once the best selling video game of all-time until being surpassed by Wii Sports in 2009, Super [...]
Leigh Nunan and I made a talking plush Turret from Portal. It can sense when you’re there, when you pick it up, and when you knock it over, and it responds appropriately. For more information, visit http://upnotnorth.net/projects/portal-turret-plushie/ Valve nailed it with Portal 2. GLaDOS, Atlas & Peabody, Cave Johnson, Wheatley and yes, the sing-song [...]
Video games can be difficult. Some so much so that yours truly, after failing miserably, refuses to play certain titles ever again. That said, many gamers are fortunate enough to have the gift of sight to help them traverse the various levels imagined by the creators of games.
Chess is fascinating game. The pieces always look super neat, playing chess is difficult, and winning at chess is even more difficult than playing the game itself.
The Legend of Zelda (Zelda) is one of the great video games of all-time with its mixture of action, adventure, and puzzle solving. For many, their first exposure to Zelda was as a game played on The Nintendo Entertainment System.
Hot geek threesomes (who’da thunk it?), French kiss (leave Meg Ryan out of this), Microsoft oopsies (not that a Microsoft mistake is newsworthy), Verizon being daft (when are they not?) and Amazon on the warpath (Amazon vs. Netflix will be more interesting than the entire catalog of either company’s on demand video). It’s a steamy [...]
Are you a gambler? Slot machines, while popular with many, and fun with all of their lights, sounds and colors, are generally something to steer clear of given their low success rate.