Space Invaders

'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> …

Gaming

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 …

Game Development

Diversity is a white word

Diversity is the in-vogue theme for the cultural industry, becoming an exercise in ill-thought-out, quick responses to stage diversity rather than as …

Racism

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, …

MAME

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 …

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

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 …

‘Space Invaders’ by EllipsisWorld

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Atari

Making a Modern Version of Space Invaders Using TypeScript

Nikos Katsikanis<p>Speaking at Ember London - December, 2016<p>41views<p>Transcript<p>Nikos Katsikanis: [00:19] Right, let's talk about TypeScript. I discovered …

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

Games you can play on Facebook Messenger to keep your conversations exciting

Ever run out of topics to discuss with your friends? Well, Facebook is here at rescue.<p>You can keep your conversations fun and engaging with Facebook's new instant games that can be played with your friends on the world's largest social networking site's News Feed and Messenger app. The social …

Facebook

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

Now you can play Pac-Man, Space invaders via Facebook Messenger

17 games have been added to the Facebook Messenger app on your mobile, including Space Invaders, Galaga, Pac-Man and Zoo Keeper.<p>The collection is …

Gaming

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 …

Facebook

You can now play Pac-Man and Space Invaders on Messenger...if you disable encryption first

Games will be playable via the Messenger app or through chat tabs on Facebook<p>Facebook is continuing its push into gaming with the launch of a slate of games playable from within Messenger chats.<p>The new Instant Games feature, which is live now, lets you play the likes of <i>Pac-Man, Space Invaders,</i> …

Facebook

The best Facebook Messenger games to play right now

1/19<p>EverWing – 7/10<p>This vertical scrolling shooter game shows off the graphics potential of the HTML5 platform. EverWing sees you flying through hordes of enemies and shooting down bosses. A twitchy good time in bullet hell.<p>2/19<p>Galaga – 7/10<p>The arcade classic space shooter has been rebuilt as a …

Gaming

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> …

Facebook

Facebook adds free games like 'Pac-Man' to Messenger app

NEW YORK (AP) — You can now play "Pac-Man" with your Facebook Messenger buddies.<p>Facebook is adding the option to play games with your contacts on the messaging app beginning Tuesday. You can access the feature in the latest version of the app by tapping a game controller icon.<p>Games available …

Fortune 500

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 …

Facebook

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 …

Facebook

Features: NES Mini Classics - Galaga

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Nintendo

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 …

Life Sciences

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

Jason Lazarus October 6, 2016 141<p>Not so many years ago, coin fed arcade video games were everywhere, and in the ‘beginning’ of video gaming, Space …

Gaming

lasers meet drones in spaced out real-life space invaders at geekcon israel

mimicking the game’s unpredictability, the crafts are equipped with light sensors and LED strips for pixel-matching visuals derived from the …

Drones

A Real Life Version of Space Invaders Made Using Drones, a Motorized Chair, and a Giant Laser

The vHive drone software company and ForReal Team joined forces at the 2016 Geekcon event in Israel to create <i>SpacedOut</i>, an awesome real life game of</i> …

Unmanned Aircraft

'Space Invaders' With Drones Is a Geek Dream Come True

Why make movies out of games when you can make games real life?<p>The drone company vHive has offered up both a dream for video game historians: a real life version of the 1978 classic <i>Space Invaders,</i> using drones.<p>The player sits in a moving chair, and fires a laser at the flying invader drones, which …

Unmanned Aircraft

Playing Real Life Space Invaders with Drones

If you have ever dreamed of battling Space Invaders in real life, here’s one unique way to do it. For GeekCon 2016, a team led by Tomer Daniel …

Epic real-life Space Invaders game uses drones, motorized seat and lasers

Makers at Israel's GeekCon whip up a version of a classic arcade game that puts players in the center of an alien invasion while still maintaining the 8-bit kitsch.<p>Israel's GeekCon 2016 featured the ultimate tribute to the Atari era over the weekend: a human-scale, playable version of the classic …

Drones