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Cartoon Network 'No Longer Just About Creating TV Series,' Releases New Game To Prove It
Feb 06 2016 07:00 PM
Final Fantasy Tactics Director's Kickstarted Game Shelved Indefinitely In Favor Of Other Projects
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Report: Red Dead Redemption And Other Backward Compatible Games Appear On Xbox One, But Not Officially Or Uniformly
Feb 06 2016 05:14 PM
[Update] The PSP Version Of Breath Of Fire III Is Coming To North America Next Week
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Official Undertale Jazz Album Live At Grillby's Released
Feb 06 2016 02:30 PM
Reader Discussion: What's The Most Devastating Loss You've Suffered In A Strategy Game?
Feb 06 2016 01:00 PM
[Update] Shadowrun: Hong Kong's Free Bonus Campaign Is Now Live
Feb 06 2016 12:00 PM
PSA: GOG's Sale On EA Classics Offers Discounts On Jade Empire, Medal Of Honor, And More
Feb 06 2016 11:00 AM
Possible Mobile Version Of The Binding Of Isaac: Rebirth Teased
Feb 06 2016 10:00 AM
Weekend Warrior – Looking For Our Shadow
Feb 05 2016 07:00 PM
Classic Game Characters Grace Irish Post With New Stamps
on October 16, 2014 at 01:43 PM
This morning, Irish postal service An Post unveiled a new line of licensed stamps featuring classic game characters. The four stamps take letters, packages, and parcels back to gaming’s early days, featuring Sonic the Hedgehog, Mario, Pac Man, and Space Invaders. According to An Post, the themed...
Warner Bros. Acquires Space Invaders Movie Rights
on July 18, 2014 at 07:41 PM
Prepare to be blown off the edge of your seat: the media giant that brought us films like The Dark Knight , Gravity , and Argo just acquired the right to produce a film based on Taito's 1978 arcade classic about aliens slowly scrolling down a screen. [Except] Warner Bros. recently snatched up the...
Space Invaders Creator Admits He's Terrible At Space Invaders
on October 19, 2013 at 05:23 PM
In a profile piece on The New Yorker , Tomohiro Nishikado, the creator of Space Invaders, admitted that he is and always has been terrible at video games. Even the ones he created himself. The full article covers Nishikado's early years when he was pursuing a career in electronics and not video games...
Pong, Space Invaders, And Minecraft Enter MoMA Design Exhibit
on June 28, 2013 at 07:57 PM
Last year the Smithsonian made headlines when it decided to run an exhibit focusing on video games, but it wasn't the only museum with video games on display. The Museum of Modern Art in New York added 14 games to its collection, and this year it's adding six more. MoMA's collection of games...
Transformers Producer Working On Space Invaders And Asteroids Movies
on July 10, 2011 at 02:47 PM
If you saw that headline and clicked it hoping for good news, you're not gonna get it. The fact that movies based on Space Invaders and Asteroids are in pre-production is bad enough, but now we know a producer of questionable films like Transformers and G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra is on board. Lorenzo...
Space Invaders Attack Real Life!
on May 18, 2011 at 01:00 PM
For many of us gamers the first thing we want to do when we roll out of bed is start playing a video game. But what happens when you wake up, look out your window, and realize your life has become a video game? The answer awaits in the following retro-inspired video. The video is by YouTube user Jeremiah...
Space Invaders Look As Tasty As They Are Dangerous
on April 24, 2011 at 09:44 AM
Candy is delicious. Space Invaders’ characters are great. Combine these two things, and you’ve got a sugary treat that will appeal to just about anyone with a mouth—even if they didn’t spend their childhoods plugging quarters into old arcade machines. An Etsy merchant is selling...
YouTuber Takes On Those Blasted Space Invaders With Kinect
on February 20, 2011 at 10:35 AM
Space Invaders was a pretty fun game in its day, but it could use a little bit of an update. Some enterprising folks in France have done just that, letting players take potshots at extraterrestrial enemies through the power of Kinect. In other words, some people have made the game playable for people...
Spain To Get Video Game Themed Street Names
on November 09, 2010 at 12:22 PM
A suburb in Zaragoza, Spain has unveiled its first video game themed street: Avenida de Super Mario Bros. The Spanish neighborhood, Arcosur, is the first in the world to name streets after our favorite games. Other planned names include Sonic the Hedgehog, Space Invaders, and The Legend of Zelda. The...
Square Enix's Downloadable Line-Up
on June 10, 2010 at 07:04 PM
Square Enix is a big name in the RPG genre, but now the company is carving out a bigger place for itself in the downloadable market. Today the publisher announced a new line-up of downloadable titles that will be releasing in the coming months, and all of them will be showcased on the E3 show floor next...
TGS 09: Natal Demonstrated with Beautiful Katamari
on September 25, 2009 at 02:06 PM
While there are no announced plans to turn them into actual Natal games, project director Kudo Tsunoda used Beautiful Katamari as tech demos for the new peripheral's capabilities. In closed-door demos at Tokyo Game Show, Tsunoda displayed once again that the Natal technology does in fact work as...
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