Why waste afternoons playing video games by yourself when you can best your opponents on the virtual battlefield? We beseech you, dear reader, to consider devising your own Omegathon competition, modeled after the five-game event seen every year at the Penny Arcade Expo. Here are some suggested gui...

September 15th 2007 at 5:02pm 0 Comments
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Gamasutra has a nice interview with Darren Evenson, the lead designer of the Penny Arcade game with the long title that's set to hit Macs at the end of the year.The interview's got me more excited than ever about this thing-- apparently Penny Arcade and Hothead studios actually polled people on thei...

September 14th 2007 at 4:00pm 0 Comments
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Hats off* to 2P Start for finding a way to spin the spin of Lair -- the logic is so dizzying, it's like we were actually trying to pull a 180-degree turn in the game (zing!). Consequently, the comic earned top honors in this week's webcomic wrapup.Second place to Digital Unrest, and Penny Arcade ha...

September 11th 2007 at 7:00am 0 Comments
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Remember that 1.92 update? The one that did nothing for Europe and may have messed up the connection to Warhawk servers?All is forgiven! 1.92 means kittens for everyone! Yes, this truly is the power of Cell. Well, not really, but the guys over at Penny Arcade sure wish so. Lair fans may also be wish...

September 9th 2007 at 9:30am 0 Comments
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Sure, the BioShock edition of the webcomic wrapup was last week, but that didn't stop voters making ADAM-fueled decisions in their artistic preferences this week. At the top of the splicer heap, we have Penny Arcade's "To Catch a Predator: Rapture Edition"Second place goes to Fanboys and Ctrl+Alt+De...

September 4th 2007 at 6:15pm 0 Comments
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We're a little late in getting to it, but we would be remiss in our fanboy duties if we didn't report that Penny Arcade Adventures: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness is officially heading to Xbox Live Arcade. As Rain-Slick is an episodic affair, its arrival on XBLA is a fairly momentous occasi...

August 28th 2007 at 12:45pm 0 Comments
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The Penny Arcade Expo was held this past weekend in Seattle, Washington, and we got lots of news about the Penny Arcade videogame, officially titled (you might want to sit down for this one) Penny Arcade Adventures: On the Rain Slick Precipice of Darkness, Episode One. I told you it would be long.T...

August 27th 2007 at 6:00pm 0 Comments
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Because there was so much to do at PAX that some fans may have missed their chance to pose questions, Mike and Jerry held a second panel. By the time they came out (to strobe lights and "Hustlin'"), there was already a massive line of inquisitive attendees. No Bolls this time, so the mood was much...

August 27th 2007 at 12:30am 0 Comments
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This past week had all three of Penny Arcade's comic had to do with 360 titles, namely Stranglehold's demo, BioShock's demo and street date breakery. Soft Targets gives insight into the Precision Tequila Bomb, and Gabe's definition of "headshot," and the Achievement that should be awarded for profi...

August 18th 2007 at 1:00pm 0 Comments
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While some may scoff at the scatological references in this week's VG Cats, the life-or-death (literally) decisions of what to put in Life's Great Skill Slots boosted Scott Ramsoomair's VG Cats into a very strong lead in this week's webcomic wrapup. The silver trophy goes to Dueling Analogs, and Pen...

August 14th 2007 at 3:45pm 0 Comments
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According to Gaming Target, EGM is reporting that Penny Arcade's first game could soon join their innumerable picture packs and themes on Xbox Live. The mag brings the news in their September issue that Penny Arcade Adventures Episode One: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness will appear on the...

August 7th 2007 at 12:15pm 0 Comments
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Gaming Target is reporting that the September issue of EGM reveals that the PC-exclusive Penny Arcade Adventures game will be making its way onto the Xbox Live Arcade. The Penny Arcade game, ever so conveniently titled Penny Arcade Adventures On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness Episode One, was...

August 7th 2007 at 9:30am 0 Comments