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Wish Donkey Kong was 20 times bigger? Play Donkey Kong for Game Boy

If you were as inactive as I was growing up, then summer wasn’t a time for swimming or sunshine. That season away from school was for playing games, …

RI official discussed private funding for 38 Studios

A member of the Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation discussed obtaining private funding for 38 Studios after the state approved a $75 million loan guarantee, the Associated Press reports.<p>Former EDC deputy director J. Michael Saul's emails were released this week as part of an …

Trion Worlds names new CEO and shuts San Diego studio

Defiance may be hot as a TV show, but as an online game, it isn’t. So Trion Worlds has announced that it has named a new chief executive to replace Lars Buttler and shut down the San Diego game studio that made Defiance, which was one of the most ambitious games ever attempted.<p>Scott Hartsman, the …

7 Secrets We Learned About The 'LEGO Marvel's Avengers' Game

Gaming<p>Find out what the hottest game news, new game releases.<p>Gaming<p>Actors from the 'Harry Potter' films will also reprise their roles in the …

Exploring different career paths in the gaming industry

This post has not been edited by the GamesBeat staff. Opinions by GamesBeat community writers do not necessarily reflect those of the staff.<p>When most people imagine careers in the video game industry, they immediately think of developers. As the medium grows more popular, more jobs are opening up …

Pac-Man Championship Edition DX+ listed for Sept. 25 Steam release

<i>Pac-Man Championship Edition DX+</i>, an expanded version of the modern <i>Pac-Man</i> remake with new skins and maps, has been listed with a Sept. 25 release date on Steam.<p>You can pre-order <i>Pac-Man Championship Edition DX+</i> on Steam for $9.99. Polygon spent some hands-on time with Namco Bandai Games' expansion …

Dota 2 International: Valve Interview

IGN chats with Erik Johnson about the juggernaut that is Dota 2.<p>Once you start talking to Valve's Erik Johnson about making games, you soon realise …

Why I Gave Up My New England Patriots Season Tickets

The New England Patriots have their home opener Friday night (an exhibition game against Tampa Bay) and for the first time in 20 years I won’t be there. I have given up my season tickets.<p>Let me walk you through the reasons why, because my decision to stop being a loyal customer–between tickets, …

Cannon Brawl: Some things old, some things new

The rocket soared above the battlefield.<p>As it arced its way toward a floating patch of land where my enemy's rocket tower sat, I realized I was holding my breath. If this worked — and I didn't know if it would — victory was as good as mine. If it didn't, I needed to redraw my battle plan.<p><i>Impact</i>.<p>The …

The Bureau video explores an alien invasion's aftermath

The latest installment in the live action miniseries of trailers for <i>The Bureau: XCOM Declassified</i> explores the wake of a Cold War-era alien invasion in Pima, New Mexico.<p>Check out the video above to see Special Agent Carter's confusion and resolve as he begins his quest to uncover the mysteries …

The Week in Review: Summer Music Festivals

Inside Flipboard / August 9, 2013<p>Summer is the season of music festivals, and a few notched milestones recently: last weekend, Lollapalooza drew a …

On the Red Couch with Mark Armstrong of Longreads and Pocket

Inside Flipboard / August 7, 2013<p>One day about four years ago, Mark Armstrong, a former journalist, asked his followers on Twitter to recommend …

Flipboard Magazines for JOBS Film Launch

Inside Flipboard / July 26, 2013<p>While the movie JOBS doesn’t arrive in theaters until August 16, on Flipboard the anticipation for the film that …

Brilliant auroras blanket the skies above the Reykjanes peninsula in Iceland. (Photo by Ellert Gretarsson, Your Shot) See more of our favorite winter aurora photos: http://on.natgeo.com/102YCft

Rare Video: Japan Tsunami | National Geographic

It's hard to get an accurate picture of life in the world's most closed-off country, but this snapshot of a North Korean's experience touring her own land gives us a rare – and tantalising – glimpse inside: http://bit.ly/YGxQXG

Curious Cat Walks Over Medieval Manuscript

Inky paw prints have been discovered in a 15th century manuscript.<p><b>From ancient Egyptian religions to Edgar Allan Poe's "The Black Cat" to the latest I Can Haz Cheeseburger meme, felines, literature, and culture have enjoyed a long love affair. But perhaps no other feline has walked through history</b> …

Pint-sized Supernova Revealed

Changing Planet<p>It seems that like your favorite latte at the local coffee shop, the most violent star explosions in the universe come in small sizes too. Astronomers this week announced they have found a new miniature version of a supernova they are calling Type Iax. Up until now, supernovae were …

Under the Red Sea. From "You’ve never seen water like this [65 photos]." See the rest of the photos here: http://bit.ly/YcVfn0

Jason Silva on Brain Games | Brain Games

Solving the Rubik's Cube | National Geographic

Where Will Cougars Show Up Next?

Wildlife<p>Mountain lions are spreading east of the Rockies—a challenge for wildlife managers and communities.<p>Some friends who live a few blocks from me in the small town of Whitefish, Montana, had a house cat named Dandelion. After it went missing for two days, the family began a search through their …

Easter Bread Baking: Bunny Bread

No actual bunnies were harmed in the making of this loaf, which our bread columnist Donna Currie so cleverly created last year. With Easter here again, we couldn't help but remember this adorable loaf. Don't worry if some of the bunny parts aren't perfect—a tilted head, a floppy ear, or a slightly …

Sidney Crosby is down a few teeth after taking a slapshot to the face against the New York Islanders are Saturday

<b>Sidney Crosby is down a few teeth</b> after taking a slapshot to the face against the New York Islanders are Saturday. The Penguins earned their 15th straight win in Jarome Iginla’s debut for Pittsburgh. (Photo: Gene J. Puskar/The Associated Press)

Top Canadian stories from the past week, plus other news from around the web

These past seven days saw everything from new area codes, device delays and launches, and AWS compatible iPhone, BlackBerry Z10 shipping numbers, and …

Blizzard marks StarCraft's 15th anniversary with achievement, portrait reward, wallpaper

Blizzard Entertainment launched the original <i>StarCraft</i> 15 years ago this weekend, and the studio announced Friday that it is marking the milestone with a new achievement and special rewards for <i>StarCraft 2</i> players.<p><i>StarCraft</i> was released March 31, 1998, and from today through 2:59 a.m ET on April 18, …