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M.U.L.E. Creator Dani Bunten Berry to Join AIAS Hall of Fame

By Chris Remo, Jan 25, 2007 3:38am PST

Joining a group whose ranks include industry luminaries such as Will Wright, John Carmack, Shigeru Miyamoto, Sid Meier, Peter Molyneux, Richard...


"One interesting thing to note is that next to the sex-industry, the largest profession for ..."

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Nintendo of America Execs Honored by AIAS

By Chris Remo, Dec 20, 2006 1:50pm PST

The Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences has announced that it plans to present its inaugural Lifetime Achievement Award to former Nintendo of...


"Much with Hiroshi Yamauchi. Either love the guy or hate him, he did much for Nintendo and the ..."

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Evening Reading

By Steve Gibson, Feb 13, 2006 7:44pm PST

Ok when The Bachelor shows up on my TiVo its time to get out the rope and just hang myself. Save me. - MySpace is hot - MS hot for wireless -...


"Generally true but it really should depend more on where you shop. My store almost never has ..."

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Late Night Consoling

By Chris Remo, Feb 10, 2006 8:15pm PST

I actually preordered one of the Japanese DS Lite units last night, the Enamel Navy one. I couldn't resist; what if it takes them ages to actually...


"if the ps3/360 had a HDD it could cache data and therefore speed up loading times & might ..."

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Lord British Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Feb 08, 2006 3:35pm PST

An audience with Lord British is a new GameSpot Q&A, asking Richard Garriott about his induction into the AIAS Hall of Fame, his proudest...


"I remember Lord British's "castle" in Austin, Texas. That guy had the most awesome house I've ..."

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Richard Garriott Joins Gaming Hall of Fame

By Chris Remo, Nov 10, 2005 2:30pm PST

Richard Garriott, of course renowned for his pioneering Ultima series, will be the next inductee into the Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences'...


"i would find some way to get to austin for a Lort Brittish shackmeet."

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Late Night Consoling

By Alec Matias, Feb 09, 2005 8:00pm PST

Ubisoft has been on a PR rampage; I believe they've sent out eight press releases in the last 48 hours. They appear to be taking the portable...


"I could nod my head and say, "Yes, I understand Tecmo's point" if they just said, "Our next ..."

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AIAS Award Winners

By Maarten Goldstein, Feb 02, 2005 7:42am PST

The Academy of the Interactive Arts & Sciences handed out the eight annual Interactive Archievement Awards awards last night, as part of their...


"But that's my point - Sin/etc was doing storytelling, plenty of other games were doing great ..."

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AIAS Award Winners

By Maarten Goldstein, Mar 05, 2004 6:26pm PST

The Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences has announced the winners of the 7th annual AIAS awards, dished out at the Palms Casino Resort in Las...


AIAS Award Winners

By Steve Gibson, Feb 28, 2003 3:22pm PST

The AIAS sent out word of their awards ceremony that went down last night awarding all those hip cool games that came out in 2002 some hip and cool...


"Warcraft III best game of strategy Warc III is a good game; ok, is a very good game, buuuut ..."

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AIAS 6th Annual Awards Nominees

By Steve Gibson, Feb 04, 2003 1:45pm PST

The AIAS Interactive Achievement Awards finalists have been announced (Thanks Fred) on the AIAS website, not a ton of surprises but here are a few...


"Unless they take crappy 1.3 patch in to account, BF1942 should win!"

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TNN Gaming Awards on TV?

By Steve Gibson, Dec 19, 2002 12:08pm PST

Well it appears that we just might see some of our favorite game industry figures on TV in the future. TNN of all networks has decided to put...


"I HATE country music but you're right =( almost sad hehe...they keep getting cooler and cooler"

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Game Developers Choice Awards

By Maarten Goldstein, Mar 22, 2002 6:00am PST

The International Game Developers Association announced the winners of Game Developers Choice Awards last night at GDC. Unlike the AIAS awards, all...


" I thought about bringing back my xbox and exchanging for a ps2. I still may. So many... good ..."

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AIAS Award Winners

By Steve Gibson, Mar 23, 2001 3:05pm PST

The Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences Award winners have been announced at GDC. You can see a run down of who won what here. I grabbed the...


Carmack in AIAS Hall of Fame

By Steve Gibson, Mar 23, 2001 11:22am PST

In case you were keeping score, John Carmack of id Software has just been inducted into the AIAS hall of fame for his accomplishments within the...