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Tag: Video Game

Pac-Man Reality TV Show in the Works?!

Pac-Man Reality TV Show in the Works?!
If you are like me and grew up in the 80’s, you spent lots of time in the arcade playing video games. The first game I ever played on the arcade was Pac-Man and I was hooked.

Hackers Break into Medical Server to Host COD: Black Ops Game

Hackers Break into Medical Server to Host COD: Black Ops Game
There are a bunch of people really pissed at some hackers right now after the hackers wormed their way into a server that held medical records on 230,000 people. The servers that were compromised belong to Seacoast Radiology in New Hampshire.

Fanatac Porsche 911 GT2 Racing Wheel perfect for Gran Turismo

Fanatac Porsche 911 GT2 Racing Wheel perfect for Gran Turismo
My son doesn’t know it yet, but he is getting Gran Turismo 5 for Christmas. I love this age, he likes the same games I do so a gift for him is really a gift for me.

The Father of Modern Video Games: Restored

The Father of Modern Video Games: Restored
A simple little game featuring a bouncing green ball on a laboratory oscilloscope is commonly thought of as one of the first ever video games, if not the first. Brookhaven Lab engineer Willy Higinbotham’s Tennis for Two was less a game and more a demo of manipulating a bouncing ball on a scope, but it is seen as the forefather of all modern games which started with PONG and Space War.

Video Game Console Ornaments: for Devoted Gamers

Video Game Console Ornaments: for Devoted Gamers
Last year we shared with you a bunch of laser-cut video game controller ornaments; technabob hoped that Dave aka Use Your Digits would make console versions as well – wish granted. Dave is now selling tiny versions of the PSOne, PS2, PS3, Sega Genesis, Dreamcast, NES, SNES, N64, Xbox and the Xbox 360.

Power Gig Music Game Gets Sweet Handmade Six String Guitar Controller

Power Gig Music Game Gets Sweet Handmade Six String Guitar Controller
When I was a kid I had a short attention span, and often left things half done. I took guitar lessons for a few months until I realized that you had to practice and couldn’t just play Funky Town day one.

Cream Fox: the Creepiest Game You’Ll Play Today

Cream Fox: the Creepiest Game You’Ll Play Today
While the one-line description of Pixeljam’s Cream Wolf is “You drive an ice cream truck,” there’s something far more insidious going on in this quirky retro-style Flash game. Basically, the objective of the game is to drive around your neighborhood in an ice cream truck, and take their orders for delicious ice cream cones.

Ghostbuster Wii-Mote Mod: Ready for Action!

Ghostbuster Wii-Mote Mod: Ready for Action!
With this fancy wii-mote, the question that is on the tip of my tongue is simply: who are you going to call? Answer: Ghostbusters! This wii-mote is the work of Jack, and he really loves Ghostbusters.

Wearable Brains, NES, and Gremlins, What’S Not to Like?

Wearable Brains, NES, and Gremlins, What’S Not to Like?
If you’re looking for awesome-looking hats and t-shirts, then look no further because The Printed Mind has got some crazy new designs that will be available on Monday, Feb 22nd. Kendall from Designkins and Levi from The Printed Mind teamed up together to come up with these great new threads.

Gold Sony PS3 Supreme is the Most Expensive One in the World

Gold Sony PS3 Supreme is the Most Expensive One in the World
You can say what you want, but the golden glitter of this PS3 will draw anyone’s eye. This will undoubtedly be the world’s most expensive PS3 since it’s partially made out of gold. This golden PS3 is the brainchild of Stuart Hughes, who released this wonder after his Nintendo Wii Supreme, which was worth almost half a million dollars.

Assassin’S Creed Ii: New Dlc Lets You Finish the Game

Assassin’S Creed Ii: New Dlc Lets You Finish the Game
Assassin’s Creed II has been out for a while, but Ubisoft has announced two new DLCs that will enable you to finally finish the game. Does this mean that Ubisoft sold an incomplete game to gamers everywhere?

Video Game Controller Ornaments Are Very Merry Indeed

Video Game Controller Ornaments Are Very Merry Indeed
With Turkey Day just around the corner, I figured it was safe for me to start mentioning some Christmas geek goodies – and these ones are a great way to get you in a festive mood.

Geeky Tattoos: Mostly Bad Ideas

Geeky Tattoos: Mostly Bad Ideas
PC World recently featured 12 geeky tattoos (the article calls them “tech tattoos”, but there are video game related ones as well) , but I think most of them can simply be called “dumb ideas.” Let’s have a look at some of the featured mistakes tattoos: I’m not too disgusted with that USB tattoo, because well, it’s simply lame.

Zerg Cake is Disgustingly Accurate [Starcraft Bakery]

Zerg Cake is Disgustingly Accurate [Starcraft Bakery]
Gearfuse spotted this mind-blowingly detailed cake, featuring a budding Zerg base from the money printing military sci-fi RTS Starcraft. Everything you can expect from a Zerg base a minute into the game is there – mineral nodes,a gas geyser, a hatchery, drones, and a couple of larvae, all on top of a crunchy creep-like (we hope) crust.

Wifipad Turns Your iPhone Into a Wireless Game Controller

Wifipad Turns Your iPhone Into a Wireless Game Controller
I just came across this nifty new free app over on the iTunes App Store that lets you use your iPhone or iPod Touch to control video games on your computer. WifiPad provides you with the ability to control any game that uses the keyboard on your computer over a Wi-fi connection.

No Psp Trophies Because of Absence of 2nd Analog Nub *Kidding* Because of Piracy.

No Psp Trophies Because of Absence of 2nd Analog Nub *Kidding* Because of Piracy.
Joystiq asked Eric Lempel, Director of PlayStation Network Operations, if Sony would ever bring Trophies – the equivalent of Xbox 360’s Achievements – to the PSP. Upon hearing the question, Lempel fell on his knees and screamed, “Daaaamn youuu Salazaaaaaar!”