Video Games News


Shack's Arcade Corner: King of the Monsters

By Greg Burke, Jan 03, 2018 4:30pm PST

Happy New Year, Shackers! We are back with a new episode about another classic arcade game.


"Coincidence? King of the Monsters is getting released on the Switch this week as part of the ACA ..."

- dodob see all 3 comments

Top 10 Video Game Cats

By Greg Burke, Aug 11, 2017 4:20pm PDT

Greg Burke is back with the Top 10 Video Game Cats.


"Wasn't there a platformer about Bill Clinton's cat back in the 16 bit era? I'm vaguely ..."

- JohnnyVoxel see all 18 comments

Shack's Arcade Corner: Centipede

By Asif Khan, Jul 05, 2017 5:35pm PDT

Greg Burke is back to tell us about another classic arcade game.


"One of my favorites... except that last vertical scrolling level."

- AxeMan808 see all 13 comments

Shack's Arcade Corner: Radar Scope

By Greg Burke, Jun 22, 2017 6:00pm PDT

Greg Burke is back from E3 2017 to tell us all about the first arcade game that Shigeru Miyamoto helped develop for Nintendo. Radar Scope!


Weekly Game Release Highlights, May 28-June 2 2017

By Asif Khan, May 28, 2017 7:45pm PDT

Tekken 7 launches this week and Star Trek Bridge Crew hopes to beam us all aboard the VR Hype Train.


"Yeah this release snuck up on me. I think I might wait until it is on sale or I have nothing ..."

- ovrlrd see all 9 comments

Weekly Game Release Highlights, May 21-27 2017

By Asif Khan, May 21, 2017 2:00pm PDT

Still no Injustice 2 PC release date.


"Might have to rebuy star ocean 3. I got really far into the game and then dropped it."

- mobab see all 11 comments

Weekly Game Release Highlights, May 14-20 2017

By Asif Khan, May 14, 2017 12:00pm PDT

PC players are done quite an injustice on this week's game release highlights.


"I'll have impressions up late tonight/early tomorrow morning."

- David Craddock see all 4 comments

Weekly Game Release Highlights, May 7-13

By Asif Khan, May 07, 2017 12:00pm PDT

It's back! Our weekly feature that let's you know which games are coming out this week is here!


"Also I've got Strafe backed, always nice to see my backed games come to be"

- megarust32 see all 17 comments

Steven Spielberg chosen to direct Ready Player One

By Daniel Perez, Mar 26, 2015 7:45am PDT

A film adaptation of Ready Player One has been in the works for years, and today, we're learning Steven Spielberg has been selected as its director.


"I did not like that book, but it might work better as a film. MIGHT."

- Tawler see all 2 comments

Ralph Baer, father of video games, dies at 92

By Daniel Perez, Dec 08, 2014 7:15am PST

It's a sad day in the gaming world as Ralph Baer, the man considered to be the "father of video games," passed away at 92.


"I didn't realize he lived in Manchester. That's is only a little over an hour from me and I've ..."

- Sideways Bob see all 2 comments

Video Game Documentaries You Shouldn't Miss

By Robert Workman, Jul 15, 2014 1:15pm PDT

Get yourself a snack and enjoy these documentaries.


"Yes, that's a huge mistake in this article, the Tetris movie should be on this list."

- Kolzig73 see all 21 comments

Why FIFA Soccer video games are so appealing

By Robert Workman, Jun 27, 2014 8:15am PDT

FIFA video games are far more appealing than you think...and certainly accessible.


"that article did get the american football time frame wrong - before 1863, rugby and soccer were ..."

- xsoulbrothax see all 19 comments

E3's Greatest and weirdest moments

By Robert Workman, Jun 03, 2014 2:00pm PDT

There have been plenty of memorable moments at E3 -- both good and weird.


"I was avoiding that on purpose. Just too..toooooo weeeeeiiiird. lol "

- TheDCD see all 9 comments