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There's a Night Trap fan group on Facebook. This isn't too surprising, considering Night Trap's storied past in the video game industry and its unabashed, nostalgic charm. It's a full-motion video game (FMV) -- meaning it stars real people, just like a live-action movie -- released in 1992 for the...

August 11th 2015 at 10:30am 0 Comments
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Where were you when Night Trap hit the senate floors? Our favorite watchdogs over at GamePolitics have compiled a list of what they believe to be the 10 biggest gaming scandals of all time. What's at the top of the list? Well, you decide that part via a nifty poll on their front page.Their list cove...

July 16th 2007 at 4:25pm 0 Comments
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We'll admit it: the video in this week's spotlight is a bit of a stretch, but bear with us and we think you'll agree that it's simply perfect. With this week's controversy over Manhunt 2, our colleagues over at GayGamer decided to delve into the history of controversial games, and they've dubbed thi...

June 22nd 2007 at 7:30pm 0 Comments
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Brash Entertainment says that they're looking to change the way that movie-license games are made, and one of the first IPs getting the treatment will be the Saw franchise, GameDaily BIZ reported today. There's no word on what sort of game the horror series will inspire, but we've got our fingers c...

June 4th 2007 at 3:30pm 0 Comments
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Not many people know this, but before Joystiq was scooped up by our overlords at AOL (A Time Warner company!), head honcho Chris Grant actually owned the URL. A dedicated shrine to the Full Motion Video games of the past, a younger, less sleep-deprived Chris spent every waking moment of his life chr...

May 4th 2007 at 10:01pm 0 Comments