Video game

08.31.12
University of Michigan's Computer and Video Game Archive houses over 3,000 different games, roughly 35 unique consoles (video)
08.31.12

University of Michigan's Computer and Video Game Archive houses over 3,000 different games, roughly 35 unique consoles (video)

Systems such as the ColecoVision, TurboGrafx-16 and 3DO may have been ousted from most home entert...

By A. Santos,   08.31.12
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08.30.12
Atari ports classic games to HTML5 for web and Windows 8, lets developers craft their own (video)
08.30.12

Atari ports classic games to HTML5 for web and Windows 8, lets developers craft their own (video)

Atari is big on nostalgia this year, but it hasn't had much in the way of software to reflect the...

By J. Fingas,   08.30.12
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08.29.12
Square Enix Coreonline offers top-tier games on the web for free -- if you feed the ad meter
08.29.12

Square Enix Coreonline offers top-tier games on the web for free -- if you feed the ad meter

It's not hard to see that offering high-quality games through the cloud has its pitfalls, not the...

By J. Fingas,   08.29.12
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08.23.12
Rovio takes Angry Birds Space for a spin with NASA's Curiosity Mars Rover, teases Red Planet for fall (video)
08.23.12

Rovio takes Angry Birds Space for a spin with NASA's Curiosity Mars Rover, teases Red Planet for fall (video)

It was almost as inevitable as gravity, really. Rovio has teamed up with NASA to offer a special,...

By J. Fingas,   08.23.12
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08.10.12
NPD: Xbox 360 ruled a steadily declining video game empire in July
08.10.12

NPD: Xbox 360 ruled a steadily declining video game empire in July

Microsoft must sometimes feel like its lead in the game market is a Pyrrhic victory. The Xbox 360...

By J. Fingas,   08.10.12
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08.08.12
Wii U titles listed on Amazon let us see Nintendo's all-new packaging design
08.08.12

Wii U titles listed on Amazon let us see Nintendo's all-new packaging design

Although it shouldn't come as a surprise that Nintendo would be redesigning its software packaging...

By E. Alvarez,   08.08.12
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08.08.12
The Engadget Interview: GameStop CEO Paul Raines talks tablets, OUYA and the MVNO that never was
08.08.12

The Engadget Interview: GameStop CEO Paul Raines talks tablets, OUYA and the MVNO that never was

Looking to unload your unwanted gaming gear? You're probably on your way to GameStop. As the large...

By S. Buckley,   08.08.12
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08.07.12
OUYA, XBMC sitting in a tree, media s-h-a-r-i-n-g (update: TuneIn, new pics)
08.07.12

OUYA, XBMC sitting in a tree, media s-h-a-r-i-n-g (update: TuneIn, new pics)

OUYA's slew of collaborations isn't letting up, even with less than two days to go before its fund...

By J. Fingas,   08.07.12
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08.01.12
Minecraft creator warns locked down Windows 8 could be 'very bad' for indies, stays wary of Steam too
08.01.12

Minecraft creator warns locked down Windows 8 could be 'very bad' for indies, stays wary of Steam too

Microsoft just isn't getting much Windows 8 love from the game community, full stop. Following Bli...

By J. Fingas,   08.01.12
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