Video Games News


Trump Dumps Mass Shooting Debate on Video Game Industry, Will Meet With Executives Next Week

By Asif Khan, Mar 01, 2018 1:45pm PST

Sarah Huckabee Sanders announced the meeting during today's White House Press Briefing. President Trump has the video game industry in his sights.


"we play plenty of violent computer games up here in the Nordic countries, and we never had a ..."

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Donald Trump and the Violent Video Games Boogeyman

By Chris Jarrard, Feb 27, 2018 1:10pm PST

The leader of the free world continues to point fingers and assign blame to targets without merit.


"Here's another recent article on the topic: ..."

- Sze Ior see all 26 comments

Shack's Arcade Corner: Spider-Man: The Video Game

By Greg Burke, Feb 21, 2018 4:45pm PST

Arcade Corner! Arcade Corner! Does whatever Arcade Corner does!


"lol @ that henchman death sound. Thanks Greg, now I'm going to have that awful sound in my head ..."

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What The Golf? Fig Campaign is Live

By Asif Khan, Feb 14, 2018 8:00am PST

Follow along on a journey towards an improved version of golf that is actually fun.


Celeste Has Sold Best on Nintendo Switch

By John Benyamine, Feb 05, 2018 9:30am PST

One of the early standout games of the year 2018 is selling very well on Nintendo Switch.


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 ..."

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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 ..."

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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."

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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"

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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."

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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 ..."

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