Space Invaders

Relive the early days of Apple by playing original Macintosh games online

You can play Space Invaders, Frogger, Lemmings and experiment with early Apple operating systems<p>Released in 1984, the first Apple Macintosh …

Raspberry Pi

Computerized Big Bore in 1977

Computer tech & motorcycles have come a long way since<p>In 1977 we featured a story by Dennis McNamara on how Routt's Cycle used one of these …

Donkey Kong

The Golden Age of The Video Game Arcade : 1980 - The Blogging Musician

1980 was a Golden Year in the Golden Age of the Video Game Arcade, which produced some of the greatest classics of all time. Here’s some of my …

Gaming

You can now play Space Invaders on a giant 1,000 micro:bit display

The screen is made up of 1,009 mico:bit computers that are connected together<p><i>Space Invaders</i> was first released in 1978 but you will never have played …

Raspberry Pi

Space invaders eat up Melbourne CBD offices

Government and community sector tenants are the main drivers behind a 128 per cent surge in office leasing in Melbourne's CBD over the past 12 months.<p>…

Do you like it weird? Immerse yourself in the wacky reality of WAWAWOW, your new favourite freaks

When you think of the term “psychedelic junk”, some pretty strange images in my head. Like hard-rubbish day at Grace Slick’s house or a garage sale …

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The Arcade Classic Space Invaders Rolls Its Way Onto the Table

<i>Space Invaders</i> was the first game I owned on the Game Boy. My dad had played it when he was young and wanted me to have it. It’s simple and …

Gaming

Remembering A Classic – Is It Time To Revisit Space Invaders?

If you take a moment to think of some of the iconic gaming titles we’ve seen over the years, you’re likely to think of generation-defining characters …

Gaming

The 50 best arcade games of all time, ever

The birthplace of all modern video gaming, the dimly lit, chirruping dens of arcade cabinets were wondrous places to intrepid gamers. In their heyday …

Gaming

Playing Retro Games on These Tiny Arcade Cabinets Is Still More Fun Than on a Smartphone

The thrill of realizing you can play the classic arcade games you grew up with on your smartphone is immediately gone once you actually try to guide …

Gaming

'Mothergunship' looks like an intense, first-person 'Space Invaders'

The classic game of shooting the crap out of alien invaders while eluding their hailstorm of space bullets gets a facelift in <i>Mothergunship</i>.<p>The upcoming FPS from Grip Digital and Terrible Posture Games looks to borrow heavily from the "shoot 'em up" genre, first popularized in the '80s by <i>Space</i> …

Game Development

Father of Pac-Man dies, aged 91

The Japanese games company Bandai Namco says Masaya Nakamura, the ‘Father of Pac-Man’ who founded the Japanese video game company behind the hit …

Game Development

Coffee Break Invaders - Space Invaders clone.

After many hours of researching, I found there to be hardly any information on the little known IPM Invader. (In the bibliography and links page I …

A Packable Adventure Backpack That Can Comfortably Carry Loads of Weight

A couple of years ago Matador first crossed our radar with a giant tear-proof emergency blanket that folded smaller than a wallet. Since then the …

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A Retro Space Invaders Arcade Cabinet Backpack

ThinkGeek is featuring an officially licensed Space Invaders Arcade Cabinet Backpack that provides a retro way of storing all of your small, medium, …

Gaming

Space Invaders Arcade Cabinet Backpack

This is the $50 Space Invaders Arcade Cabinet Backpack. It was inspired by the classic arcade version of the game and has a bunch of pockets and the …

Brilliant Space Invaders Pack Straps a Miniature Arcade Cabinet to Your Back

Let’s get the bad news out of the way first. This <i>Space Invaders</i>-themed backpack only <i>looks</i> like a miniature replica of an arcade machine—it doesn’t …

Gaming

Space Invaders Backpack: Push Start to Carry

Way back in the day, my game of choice on the Atari 2600 was <i>Space Invaders.</i> That was about all I wanted to play, with a little <i>Pitfall</i> thrown in the …

Game Development

‘Space Invaders’ by EllipsisWorld

Space Invaders<p>Ballwin, United States<p>Available<br>Products 49<br>• Artist<br>Notes<p>Artist's Description<p>Atari’s Space Invaders artwork<p>All Products Tags

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Making a Modern Version of Space Invaders Using TypeScript

Meetups are a great way to hear from the experts and keep up to date with the latest ideas - but what happens if you can’t be there? As developers …

Programming

Game On! Facebook Messenger Adds ‘Instant Games’

Looking to battle your Facebook friends head to head in some classic video games? Well today Facebook will allow you to do just that. Recently the …

Facebook

Facebook is adding ‘Pac-Man,’ ‘Space Invaders,’ and other classic games to Messenger

Facebook Messenger is continuing it daring quest to be more useful than Facebook itself by adding games that you might actually want to play. <i>Pac-Man</i>,</i> …

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Arcade classics Pac-Man Space Invaders set for belated Facebook debut

Facebook is seeking to burnish its video gaming credentials further following the success of hit titles such as Farmville and Candy Crush by …

Facebook

TAITO adds Space Invaders and Arkanoid to Facebook’s ‘Instant Games’ platform

Back in the 1980’s TAITO released such classic games that their names are still to this day echoing around the world. Two in particular included <b>Space</b> …

Facebook

Classic games like 'Pac-Man' and 'Space Invaders' are coming to Facebook

Games are coming to Facebook in a big way.<p>On Tuesday, the social network announced Instant Games, its most aggressive push into the world of gaming since "FarmVille" peaked in popularity on Facebook years ago.<p>Game makers are now able to make lightweight, HTML5 versions of their titles that are …

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You can now play 'Pac-Man' and 'Space Invaders' in Facebook Messenger

Games are officially becoming part of Messenger.<p>Facebook is adding a suite of new "Instant Games" to its messaging app, the company announced Tuesday. The games include well-known titles like <i>Pac-Man</i>, <i>Space Invaders</i> and <i>Words With Friends</i> as well as games from indie developers.<p>Rolling out now in 30 …

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Play Pac-Man, Space Invaders Via Facebook 'Instant Games'

Play Pac-Man, Space Invaders Via Facebook 'Instant Games'<p>There at 17 Instant Games available to play, including: Pac-Man, Space Invaders, and Words …

Game Development

Evolution Will Make Future Video Games Both Better and Infinite

Biologist Barrie Robison and computer scientist Terence Soule are on a mission to prove a radical, unique hypothesis: If virtual bad guys change and …

Game Development

Facebook Messenger Upgrade Brings "Instant Games" Pac-Man and Old School Favorites

Friendships will be put to the test.<p>Facebook is not done innovating on its Messenger app, as the social media giant launched an update Tuesday to include what they are calling “Instant Games.” As is the case with anything on Facebook, this is meant to be shared with friends and offers the user the …

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Space Invaders Arcade Backpack Is A Retro Way To Save Quarters & Carry Gaming Gear

Jason Lazarus October 6, 2016 188<p>Not so many years ago, coin fed arcade video games were everywhere, and in the ‘beginning’ of video gaming, Space …

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