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Stackable Tetris LED Lamp Takes Video Game Decor to a Whole New Level

Here at Inhabitat, we’re big fans of fun and functional Tetris-shaped furniture. But there’s just one problem with this new stackable Tetris LED Desk …

This Encyclopaedic Site Contains 41 Years Of Video Game Console Design

Commercially successful video game consoles -- your Game Boys and your Playstations -- are iconic pieces of product design. But they're only part of …

Bob Odenkirk, Oliver Platt, Kate Walsh and Glenn Howerton Join the Cast of ‘Fargo’

via press release:<p><b>CASTING CONTINUES ON FX’S ALL-STAR ORIGINAL VERSION OF FARGO</b><p><b>Bob Odenkirk, Oliver Platt, Kate Walsh and Glenn Howerton</b><p><b>Among the</b> …

Exclusive Video: Museum Acquires Incredible Collection of Japanese Games

If you've ever gone full Indiana Jones while staring at a huge collection of videogames – by which I mean being driven to exclaim "That belongs in a …

Game Boy's Grandfather: Remembering the First Handheld Games

Long before the iPhone, Nvidia Shield, or even Nintendo's Game Boy, a group of pioneering portable games was born from the guts of digital calculators. This is the story of 9-volt gaming.<p><b>This past summer, as I drove with my family</b> to a vacation on Cape Cod, my two young sons started squabbling in …

Baldur’s Gate II: Enhanced Edition launches Nov. 15

Make way, evil! Baldur’s Gate II: Enhanced Edition is armed to the teeth and packing a hamster! It’s also launching Nov. 15 and is available now for preorder on PC and Mac for $24.95.<p>This latest version of the classic <i>Dungeons & Dragons</i> role-playing game features full high-definition resolution …

A brief history of video games (Part I) - Safwat Saleem

Super Mario fully implemented in HTML5

Full Screen Mario is Josh Goldberg's complete remake of the classic Super Mario Brothers in HTML5. You can play re-creations of the original levels, …

'Hyper Light Drifter' is a dark and stunning take on classic 16-bit games

'Diablo' meets 'The Legend of Zelda'<p>Since he was a kid, Alex Preston has been imagining an experience that would blend the best moments from <i>Diablo</i> and <i>The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past</i> into one game. Players would take on the role of a mysterious drifter, venturing through a dark world …

Anniversary album MM25: Mega Man Rocks features six artists

The Mega Man 25th anniversary compilation album from Sumthing Else Music Works and Capcom will feature the first new track in two years from The Protomen, in addition to five other musical artists.<p>Sumthing Else is a record label and distributor that partners with companies such as BioWare, Sony and …

ColecoVision

<b>Get Retrospective. ColecoVision is Back.</b><p>ColecoVision is a classic retro games console from the early 1980s. And we're trying to bring it back! We're …

Final Fantasy 6 heading to mobile devices this winter

<i>Final Fantasy 6</i> is currently in development for mobile devices, longtime series director and producer Takashi Tokita told Polygon today at a Square Enix press event.<p><i>Final Fantasy 6</i> was originally released in North America as <i>Final Fantasy 3</i> in 1994. The game has since been ported to PlayStation and …

Square Enix defends Final Fantasy mobile pricing, not ruling out more ports

The Legacy Final Fantasy collection, Square Enix's name for the mobile ports of the first group of Final Fantasy titles, were created as the result of a growing mobile gaming market — and as a way to introduce a younger audience to the franchise's first titles, director and producer Takashi Tokita …

The Nintendo Famicom turns 30 years old today

Most people may not have gotten their hands on a Nintendo Entertainment System until it was released in North America in 1985 and Europe in 1986, but 30 years ago today the NES' predecessor was unleashed on Japan as the Family Computer, or Famicom. Though it was launched earlier than the successful …

Baer’s Odyssey: Meet the serial inventor who built the world’s first game console | Ars Technica

From the archives, we present a 2013 profile on the recently passed away gaming pioneer.<p><b>UPDATE, 12/7/2014, 5:25p CT</b>: News broke this afternoon that …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

Super Mario Bros. Crossover gets massive 'Special' update

Developer Exploding Rabbit's 8-bit mash up game <i>Super Mario Bros. Crossover</i> received a substantial update this week with the release of version 3.0. The latest version of the <i>Super Mario Bros.</i> homage welcomes <i>Super Mario Bros. Special</i> to the mix.<p><i>Super Mario Bros. Special</i> is the Hudson Soft-developed …

Back to the future: Preserving the history of video games

In an industry constantly focused on where it's going, one group set out to preserve where it's been.<p>Video games aren't made to last.<p>The vast majority of floppy disks aren't readable by today's computers. Hardly a year goes by before another online game disconnects its servers, closing its doors to …

Hyperkin Retron 5 combines ten consoles into one on December 10 for $99 (updated)

We love what the Hyperkin Retron 5 brings to the table, namely compatibility with <i>ten</i> classic gaming system cartridges: NES, Famicom, Super NES and Famicom, Sega Master System, Genesis and Mega Drive, and Game Boy original, Color and Advance. The problem is, Hyperkin's played coy about it's price …

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 …

Sega Pluto prototype allegedly revealed by former Sega employee

One of two alleged prototypes of a Sega console codenamed "Pluto" has been photographed and detailed on the Assembler Games forums by a poster who says he's a former employee of the company. Pluto, he says, is a variation on the Sega Saturn, with a built-in NetLink modem, that never made it to …

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Beyond: Two Souls review

Beyond: Two Souls, more so than any other big budget game in recent memory, pulls the most out of what the medium is capable of offering the gamer. …

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Classic games lost in limbo (that we hope make it out)

Paradise lost<p>At long last, Nintendos classic RPG EarthBound is getting a North American re-release via Virtual Console. Youd think that would be …