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Something out of science-fiction: A short history of Dragon’s Lair

The game that wouldn’t die<p>Depending on when you were born, you might not remember <i>Dragon’s Lair</i> at all.<p>One of the very first hand-drawn video games has a stellar pedigree, and a startlingly long life, despite the fact that most people agree it’s not actually fun to play.<p><i>Dragon’s Lair</i> is a brutally …

Looking Back At Some Of The Weirder Limited Edition Consoles

In 2017 most video game consoles look pretty similar: black boxes of varying size aimed at being as discrete as possible. The brands who manufacture …

Why former Sega president Bernie Stolar is still proud of the Dreamcast

A quick trip down memory lane of what happened behind the scenes Sega<p>In 1996, Bernie Stolar joined Sega America as president and chief operating officer to help release the company’s upcoming console: the Dreamcast. He says he immediately restructured the company, leading to nearly 300 job …

Takeout-Style Chinese Spare Ribs

Food & Dining

Watch Paul Rudd in This Epic '90s Nintendo Commercial

Before Paul Rudd was starring as <i>Ant-Man,</i> or playing an ageless teenager in <i>Wet Hot American Summer,</i> or playing quantum chess with Stephen Hawking, he …

Jean-Claude Van Damme Signs on for 'Kickboxer: Retaliation'

The action star is appearing in a new trilogy designed to reboot the franchise he first introduced in 1989.<p>Jean-Claude Van Damme is joining the cast …

Ivan Reitman: Why We’re Still Talking About ‘Ghostbusters’ 30 Years Later

<i>Comedy may be the most subjective of genres, but Ivan Reitman knows what the people want. Over the course of his 40-plus-year career as a director,</i> …

Home Theater Software Showdown: Kodi vs Plex

Who needs Netflix? With home theater apps like Plex and Kodi, you can roll your own sweet-looking library with all the TV shows and movies <i>you</i> like, …

Build a Silent, Standalone XBMC Media Center On the Cheap

You won't find a better media center than the open-source XBMC, but most people don't have the space or desire to plug a noisy PC into their TV. …

Snapshots: Saint Étienne's urban doodler with a sense of humour

The street artist known as Oak Oak uses the urban elements of his home town of Saint-Étienne, an old industrial town in France, to create humorous, site-specific art. “What I like about street art is that you can find somewhere to draw anywhere and it is a surprise for the people who find it,” he …

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Videos of San Antonio Football Players Pummeling Referee Investigated by Police

Videos showing two Texas high school football players pummeling a referee during a Friday night game, which resulted in their suspension from school, is being investigated by police.<p>The two football players from San Antonio’s John Jay High School were caught on video from two different angles …

Tour a working Pac-Man cabinet built inside Minecraft

<b>Watch on YouTube | Subscribe to Polygon on YouTube</b><p><i>Minecraft</i> has cut a large swath through the gaming landscape over the past few years, but perhaps its largest effect is the democratization of digital creation. If you can move a mouse and punch a keyboard you can create, and everyone seems …

R. Kelly parody about reading comments proves two wrongs make a right

"Never read the comments" is an adage known well by creative types who work in any online industry. Unfortunately, it's a hard rule to keep.<p>Teddy Diefenbach, creator of <i>Kyoto Wild</i> and a developer on <i>Hyper Light Drifter</i>, released a parody of R. Kelly's "Trapped in the Closet (Chapter 1)" to that same …

Massachusetts Town Lifts Ban On Arcade Games After 32 Years

<i>Pac-Banned</i><p>Have you ever played Pac-Man? Not me. I <i>LIVED</i> Pac-Man, bro. My best friend and I would plunk every quarter<p>our motherswe had into that machine, and we focused on that gluttonous yellow sphere and his spectral tormentors with all of our might. Of course, we were five, so that focus only …

Meet the man who buried 750,000 video games

The story of Atari burying thousands of cartridges — 750,000 according to some accounts — has seemed so outlandish over the years that the retelling often assumed there were even more exotic details that had gone untold. But the man responsible for disposing of all the games says, nope, this really …

'He's a ham': Panda caught on camera playing in the snow

At least someone is enjoying the snow!<p>The Toronto Zoo closed early on Wednesday due to a snowstorm, and while that left several zoo-goers disappointed to be heading home early, 5-year-old giant panda Da Mao thought it called for a party.<p>A security camera in his enclosure caught the playful panda …

Snowstorms

Animated pixel art anyone? Let the running waters soothe your soul

32 Mesmerising GIFs That Will Make You Fall In Love With Science

The world in all its explosive, magnetic, and melting glory. Warning: You won't be able to stop staring at some of these.

Chewbacca Actor Peter Mayhew Shares Treasure Trove Of 'Star Wars' Set PHOTOS On Twitter

With no shortage of shots featuring a certain princess, Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew released a collection of "Star Wars" behind-the-scenes photos on his Twitter account Thursday night.<p>Some of the old gang, including Carrie Fisher and Mark Hamill, reunited last summer at a festival in Germany. But …

376 of the best one-liners on the internet

<b>One one-liner a day keeps the doctor away…so, here is a shortlist of the best one-liners you can find on the internet today. Have fun!</b><p>1. I asked God for a bike, but I know God doesn’t work that way. So I stole a bike and asked for forgiveness.<p>2. Do not argue with an idiot. He will drag you down to …

Coaching the Heat Defense: Different, Demanding, Disruptive and Distressing

MIAMI — You're the coach of the Miami Heat.<p>You have LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh.<p>You have won the past two NBA championships.<p>You have a defensive system that has proven its worth over that period, with many of these same players, including Mario Chalmers, Udonis Haslem, Norris Cole and …

Mike Tyson Gives Evander Holyfield His Ear Back In Funny New Foot Locker Ad

Foot Locker released a new commercial for its "Week of Greatness" today featuring Cavs star Kyrie Irving. Irving imagines that during the week of greatness, all is right with the world...<p>Tyson gives Holyfield his ear back, Craig Sager burns his ugly suits, Brett Favre walks away for good, and …

Offensive RG3-Themed License Plate Prompts Virginia DMV Investigation

A Virginia driver noticed an interesting Robert Griffin III-themed license plate and alerted the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles through Twitter.<p>As you can see, they're taking the risque combination of letters and numbers rather seriously.<p>Looks like the perpetrator is a Dallas Cowboys fan. …

Jason Kidd's Competence Quickly Becoming Brooklyn Nets' Biggest Question Mark

BROOKLYN — In an audacious offseason of binge-spending and headline-grabbing, the boldest, riskiest move the Brooklyn Nets made was the one that started it all.<p>On June 12, the Nets hired Jason Kidd—just days removed from his retirement as a point guard—as their head coach, in the belief that his …

Massachusetts high school's football season canceled after racial harassment

Officials in a Massachusetts town have called off the remainder of a high school football team's season after racially charged graffiti was allegedly spray-painted on the house of the team's only black player.<p>Lunenburg, Mass., School Superintendent Loxi Jo Calmes announced Monday that the …

More allegations against Incognito

Suspended Miami Dolphins guard Richie Incognito and at least one other Dolphins player mocked the ethnic background of a team staff member and made …

How Jeremy Lin Is On Pace To Reinvent Himself As Sixth Man For Houston Rockets

Jeremy Lin has enjoyed quite the interesting career path in the NBA.<p>Undrafted journeyman to unquestioned scoring sensation for the New York Knicks. Billion dollar man to poison-pilled acquisition by the Houston Rockets. Starter to sixth man.<p>And now, if the early results of the 2013-14 season can be …

Richie Incognito allegedly harassed a Dolphins staffer, per report

More claims against Richie Incognito continue to surface with the latest report alleging Incognito mocked a team staff member.<p>Richie Incognito is currently suspended for his alleged mistreatment of teammate Jonathan Martin, but, according to a report, Martin may not have been the only person inside …

How does Tony Allen's face kick on Chris Paul compare to that of the master, Bruce Bowen?

Who kicked it best?<p>People don't get kicked in the face very often in the NBA. It's a shame, I know. Even with all the jumping, feet are rarely at face-level, and, since there is no legal reason to kick the ball itself (YET), there's no viable excuse to avoid penalty in such an instance.<p>You can find …

Q&A: Joakim Noah on chemistry, expectations, Spike Lee and more

Joakim Noah is known as one of the league's most selfless players. The Bulls' All-Star discussed how he developed that mindset and much more in an interview with SB Nation.<p>TORONTO -- The first word out of Carlos Boozer’s mouth is "enthusiastic." The second? "Passionate." If you’ve watched the …