Obituary

05.09.14
Colin Pillinger, Britain's Mars-rover chief, dies aged 70
05.09.14

Colin Pillinger, Britain's Mars-rover chief, dies aged 70

Colin Pillinger, one of Britain's most famous space scientists, has died at the age of 70 from a b...

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04.10.14
Joust, Pin*Bot artist Python Anghelo passes away
04.10.14

Joust, Pin*Bot artist Python Anghelo passes away

Python Anghelo, the artist behind many iconic illustrations from the golden age of arcade gaming, p...

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02.11.14
Night Trap, Sewer Shark developer Ken Melville passes away
02.11.14

Night Trap, Sewer Shark developer Ken Melville passes away

If you've ever played Sewer Shark or other beloved full-motion video games of the '80s and '90s, th...

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01.26.14
Justin 'JewWario' Carmical passes away at 42
01.26.14

Justin 'JewWario' Carmical passes away at 42

Justin Carmical, a games writer and entertainer known for his You Can Play This series and "JewWari...

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01.25.14
Nvidia marketing manager killed trying to rescue man from train
01.25.14

Nvidia marketing manager killed trying to rescue man from train

Nvidia marketing manager Philip Scholz, 35, was killed on January 20 when a commuter train struck b...

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01.06.14
Sonic the Hedgehog box art illustrator Greg Martin passes away
01.06.14

Sonic the Hedgehog box art illustrator Greg Martin passes away

Prolific video game cover artist Greg Martin has passed away, a personal friend announced at the Ni...

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09.19.13
Hiroshi Yamauchi, the man who built Nintendo, dies aged 85
09.19.13

Hiroshi Yamauchi, the man who built Nintendo, dies aged 85

Hiroshi Yamauchi was Nintendo's third and arguably most important president. When he took the reins...

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09.09.13
Captain's Log Supplemental: Remembering Star Trek Online video artist Mark Valentine
09.09.13

Captain's Log Supplemental: Remembering Star Trek Online video artist Mark Valentine

Massively tonight extends its deepest sympathy to the family, friends, and coworkers of Cryptic Stu...

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04.21.13
RIP Mike Culbert, iOS and Newton pioneer
04.21.13

RIP Mike Culbert, iOS and Newton pioneer

We've received direct word and noted on Twitter that that Mike Culbert, a longtime Apple hardwa...

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